This very short reading comprehension piece about bobsledding is a perfect introduction to the sport for beginning readers. Students will find the Winter Olympic event of bobsledding more interesting having read this passage.
"As early as 2300 BC, Chinese athletes were playing tsu chu, a game in which players kicked a small ball through designated goals on a field." This fact-filled and thorough reading comprehension tells the history of soccer, from early versions of the game to the present.
A two page biography of Chinese table tennis champion, Deng Yaping, who overcame a physical challenge to be the most respected table tennis player in history. Multiple choice and short answer questions.