​​Copyright © Janet Slingerland. All rights reserved.
Janet Slingerland
Children's author

A strong body makes the mind strong.

~ Thomas Jefferson ~

​​​Related Web Sites and Activities

​History.com has a neat article and videos on Winter Olympics Technology.


NBC Learn, partnered with the National Science Foundation (NSF) has lots of videos on various sports science topics, including the Science of NFL Football, the Science of Golf, the Science of NHL Hockey, and Science and Engineering in the 2014 Winter Olympics. There are more great science videos related to sports and other topics, so have fun exploring!


You can check out the work being done at the UC Davis Sports Biomechanics Lab here.


Learn about baseball bat and ball science from Washington State University.



Sports Science and Technology
​in the Real World


​Grades 3-6, ATOS 5.5, Lexile 770... A look at careers related to the science and technology of sports. It is part of the STEM in the Real World series published by ABDO's Core Library. 2017.


ABDO BookLinks has some web site links for this book.