Dream Series: Chasing the King (Upper Level)

Dream Series: Chasing the King (Upper Level)


My name is Jason Skidder, but you can call me Skids. When I was young, I thought my life was pretty simple-I had school, my friends, and my love for soccer. I also had a plan. I would go to high school in San Francisco, then to college, and if things fell into place, I would become a professional soccer player. Or so I thought.

One day, my life got flipped upside down, literally, in a single moment. Over the next few years, I struggled to figure out where I was and who my friends were. I even began to doubt if my parents cared about me. Through it all, though, my soccer ball was the one thing in the world that never left my side. Without that ball and the game, I’m not sure if I ever would have made it-but I did. Yet, I’ll never forget the day my parents broke the news. At the same time, I thought my life was over. Little did I know that my adventure had just begun…

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Product ID: 12841


Grade 3-7 | Fiction | ISBN: 978-1-61570-790-4 | Lexile: 940 | GRL: U | English

Dream Series – Chasing the King:
From the Dream Series (Upper Level)


  • Engages students with athletes of diverse cultures who serve as role models to inspire readers to achieve their own goals
  • Inspires readers with real-life dilemmas and issues that many young people face today
  • Motivates students to respond positively to adversity

Key features:

  • Chapter discussion questions to support social emotional learning
  • Writing activities that challenge students to create essays in various writing modes

A whole child approach ensures that each student is healthy, safe, engaged, supported and challenged.

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