Football Superstars is a series aimed at building a love of reading from a young age, with fun cartoons, inspirational stories, a simple narrative style and a cast of characters chipping in with quotes, jokes and comments.
Football Superstars: Ronaldo Rules, Messi Rules, Kane Rules, Mbappé Rules.
A brand new visual series of first biographies for ages 5-7 featuring male and female football stars. Perfect to engage emerging readers, especially reluctant readers. Quotable stats and expert tips on the biggest football heroes and their rise to glory and fully illustrated throughout with fun line drawings.
Discover how he went from kicking bottles in the streets of Madeira to becoming a football superstar at Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus.
Discover how he went from being the smallest player on the field (as a young boy he was so tiny all the other players called him 'Titch') to being widely known as the 'Greatest of All Time'.
It hasn't always been easy for Kane. When he was just eight years old he was released by Arsenal, but Kane has never been one to give up. Discover how Kane signed for local rivals Spurs and then became their star striker and a living legend.
Mbappé started playing at the age of six and his first coach was his dad. Find out how he went from playing on the pitch he created in his living room to becoming the second teenager in history to score in a World Cup final.
Welbeck Children’s are offering free digital packs for public and school libraries to celebrate the publication of the third and fourth book in the new Football Superstars series.
The digital pack includes
- Digital A3 poster for your library
- Football Superstars Activity Pack including a Wordsearch, Crossword, Spot the Difference, maze and colouring pages
- KS1/2 Resource Pack for Teachers and Librarians including 4 lessons that build towards students writing their own biographies
You can order these until 6 November.
Packs will be sent via email on 6 November.
Please note, if you order a Football superstars pack you are agreeing to use the materials within your library and to send photos of the group using on social media using #FootballSuperstars, @WelbeckPublish and @readingagency. You must also send feedback to Kimberley Sheehan by 10 December.
The publisher will be dispatching your resources. They will receive a dispatch list with your contact name and work address (which you give) for delivery. They will only deliver the pack requested and the dispatch list will then be deleted after the packs have been sent.