Learning STEM from Basketball

How High Does a Free Throw Fly? And Other Amazing Answers for Kids!

Part of STEM Sports

About The Book

Get your sports-loving kid excited about Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

By integrating the thrill of learning into the context of basketball, Learning STEM from Basketball presents an educational slam dunk. Unleash the inner scientist, engineer, and mathematician in your child as they learn that sports and STEM aren't so separate after all. You'll both love finding out the answers to questions such as: 
 

  • Why does a basketball bounce?
  • What's a shot clock?
  • Why does a basketball rim have a net?
  • What's the math behind a free throw?
  • And so much more!


This easy-to-follow introduction to STEM topics sets kids up to make connections across subjects, discover new facts about basketball, and grow curious about academic fields!