Basketball

Basketball

Basketball

Basketball

Basketball

Basketball

Basketball

Informational (nonfiction), 237 words, Level I (Grade 1), Nonfiction Series, Lexile 520L

Basketball began with a peach basket nailed to a post and has grown to become one of the world's most popular sports. Engage students with interesting information about the game, its origins, and some of its famous athletes. Exciting images, maps, and diagrams enhance the text.