Meet 50 diverse athletes whose personal stories will inspire students and challenge them to consider their own potential for success. One-page biographical profiles are followed by reading and social studies activities that promote critical thinking and writing. Useful in many different school and home settings.Lew chose UCLA, the University of California at Los Angeles, where Coach John Wooden stressed the importance of grades as ... Back in southern California, he not only played basketball, but he married and had four children. ... Kareem ended his career with 38, 387 points, and the Lakers retired his jersey, number 33 . 1.
|Title||:||Athletes of Purpose|
|Publisher||:||Good Year Books - 1999-01-01|