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Book Review: After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay


Looking for a book rec for your sports loving students? I recently read (and loved) After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay. Here’s my review & teaching ideas.   After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay¬†   Summary (from Goodreads): Bunny and Nasir have been best friends forever, but when Bunny accepts an athletic scholarship across town, Nasir feels betrayed.…

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15 YA Books about Sports


When I say that I give my students time for independent reading or that I believe there’s a book for every kid, people invariably ask me for a list of books about sports. Well, here it is, folks! Here are 15 YA books about sports to engage your most reluctant readers!     1. Swing by Kwame Alexander & Mary…

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