Football Paperback / softback
by Peter Riley
Illustrated by Laszlo Veres, Stephen Lillie
Part of the Hot Topics series
Football is a hugely popular sport with boys and girls of all ages. It can form the basis of a wide range of cross-curricular activities and lessons, and has lots of opportunities to teach PE, History, Geography, Maths, Literacy, Music, Science, D&T, Art and other curriculum areas.
The contents of this book are as follows: 1. History of football; 2. Kit, badges, mascots; 3. Football grounds (structure, pitch, locations); 4.
Who's who at a football ground (from Groundsman to chairman of the board); 5.
The game (positions of players, referee, assistant referees (linesmen), different formations); 6.
Being a player (different types of skills, diet training regime, top ten injuries); 7.
How is the team doing? (lots of calculations based on wins, draws, defeats, line graphs, promotion, playoffs and relegation); 8.
Football around the world (Spread of football, famous clubs and locations); 9.
Cup competitions (national, international, world cup medals, caps, cups)
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 80 pages
- Publisher: Scholastic
- Publication Date: 01/03/2012
- Category: Teachers' classroom resources & material
- ISBN: 9781407127101
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