Serena Williams: Game, Set, and Match
Serena Williams is considered to be the world’s best tennis player ever. She has been ranked world number one in women’s tennis eight times. Of the players on the Grand Slam circuit now, Serena holds the most titles in singles, doubles, and mixed doubles. Read about how she came to be such a champion!
Have A Ball!
Do you play a sport? If you do, pretend to explain your sport to someone who has never played it. Is it easy or more complicated than you thought? If...
What if Venus and Serena's father had not pushed his daughters so hard to play tennis? Do you think they would have played tennis anyway? What might ...
What Does It Mean?
The words "singles" and "doubles" are examples of content specific vocabulary. The content of this book is tennis and these words are used when talki...