Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold

⌖  串 Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold text 串 Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold  ӂ Ebook By Deloris Jordan ᠅ ⌖ 串 Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold text 串 Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold ӂ Ebook By Deloris Jordan ᠅ Michael Jordan s mother returns for another story about her famous son s childhood Michael Jordans childhood dreams were always of playing basketball His friends, brothers and mother are full of upbeat advice, encouraging him to work hard and keep practicing After watching the U.S Olympic team battle Russia, young Michael announces to his mother that he will be an Olympic basketball champion More pat advice about dreamers and doers follows But Michael puts his plan into action by asking his coach what he could do now to get closer to that dream And in an ending that echoes Salt in His Shoes cowritten with Roslyn Jordan and illustrated by Kadir Nelson, 2000 , he goes to his older brothers scrimmage and makes a three pointer right over the heads of his opponents An afterword sums up Michaels journey to the Olympic Gamesthe culmination of lots of little steps undertaken day after day KirkusThis inspirational story focuses on the outside influences surrounding the athlete as a nine year old both at home and abroad When the American basketball team loses its bid for a gold medal to Russia in the 1972 Olympics, young Jordan is watching, along with his brothers Inspired by the close game, he informs his mother that he is going to be an Olympic champion Through bits and pieces of conversation and parental admonitions, he learns how to achieve his goal with a series of small steps He is called a dreamer, but proves that he is a doer as well His mother, his middle school coach, his brother Larry, and a friend all contribute their words of wisdom that lead him to work toward his goal The watercolor and gouache illustrations have a warm, almost golden tone that evoke the hovering, seemingly present gold medal In the authors note, readers learn that Jordan achieved his goal in 1984 A timely publication just before the 2012 Olympics, this book could be paired with the authors previous story about her son, Salt in His Shoes S S, 2000.Sara Lissa Paulson, American Sign Language and English Lower School PS 347, New York City School Library Journal, May 2012Olympic dreams come true in this inspiring picture book from Michael Jordans mother, author of the New York Times bestselling Salt in His Shoes.Long before he became a professional All Star basketball player, Michael Jordan had dreams of winning an Olympic gold medaland with dedication and perseverance, thats exactly what he did This heartwarming picture book, written by Michaels mother and illustrated by Barry Root, gives a rare glimpse into a sports heros childhood and emphasizes the role that good values play in success An ideal companion to the New York Times bestselling Salt in His Shoes and releasing in time for the 2012 Olympics, Dream Big is an inspiration to all. 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    • Format Kindle
    • Dream Big: Michael Jordan and the Pursuit of Olympic Gold
    • Deloris Jordan
    • Anglais
    • 24 August 2017
    • 32 pages

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