Sporting Chance Press first book in the Winning Ways Series is called Papa Bear and the Chicago Bears’ Winning Ways by Patrick McCaskey. Middle grade students are beginning to mature and about to begin the teen years when life can be challenging. They need to be encouraged to participate more in sports and less in sedentary activities. 


Papa Bear and the Chicago Bears’ Winning Ways has stuff students like in books:

1. It’s about Sports. 

2. It discusses great athletes. 

3. It provides concise information (not too wordy). 

4. It provides interesting sports history. 

5. It’s a slam dunk for football fans. 

Readers are drawn in right away and some learning aid make it a solid investment of reader’s time:

1. American history mingled with sports history.

2. Quiz and discussion questions insure readers get the most out of the book.

3. Historical Photographs. 

4. Glossary that enhances reader’s understanding of terms used. 

5. Index that helps readers get back in for more answers. 

We are “on to something” with the Winning Ways books because parents and grandparents can provide  great books that deliver a little education in a most painless way. Sports books can also contribute to a healthier lifestyle that includes more sports activities. Readers of Papa Bear and the Chicago Bears’ Winning Ways are encouraged to:

1. Focus on accomplishment

2. To be resolute and determined.

3. To be goal-orientated.

4. To have endurance to succeed. 

5. To give their best.

6. To motivate themselves.

7. To have confidence.

Papa Bear and the Chicago Bears’ Winning Ways helps readers develop habits of virtue that can help them succeed. Papa Bear and the Chicago Bears’ Winning Ways is also an excellent library book and great for school use.