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Playing Games (Amy Hodgepodge, #4)

Title

Playing Games (Amy Hodgepodge, #4)

Illustrator

Soo Jeong

Publisher

Grosset & Dunlap

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780448448985

Pages

105 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Amy realizes her dream of playing sports when she joins the basketball league, and secret practices with Rusty improve her skills but her friends, believing she still plays badly, will not pass her the ball.

Grade Level

P-1; K-3

Lexile Measure

590L

Diversity Topics

Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Multicultural; Multiethnic; Multiracial; Interracial; multiple cultures; multicultural child; multicultural family; multiple ethnicities; multiracial child; multiracial family; interracial family; interracial parents; interracial friendship; mixed race

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Asian (Japanese; Korean) / Black (African American) / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

basketball; sports; team; teamwork; dreams; charter school; improvement; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

Playing Games (Amy Hodgepodge, #4)


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