Cat got a soccer ball for his birthday, and he and his friends challenged the Rockets to a game. But they didn't know the rules, and the Rockets walked off the field. So Old Turtle volunteered to teach them, and after much practice, they turned out to be winners. Full color.
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Kindergarten-Grade 3 A beginning-to-read for beginning soccer players. The newly formed soccer team plays miserably against Big Raccoon and his Rocketsuntil Old Turtle explains soccer basics to the eager players. Full-color and black pen illustrations are used throughout, and more detailed pictures help explain specific soccer skillspassing, dribbling, heading, etc. After a week of practicing skills and teamwork as well as sporting new team shirts, the team plays the Rockets again and wins by one goal. The short time frame from defeat to success is unrealistic, but good basic soccer information is included. This book will be popular with future soccer stars. Gale W. Sherman, Pocatello Public Library, Idaho
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Book Description Greenwillow, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110688071570