This site was created by two six grade students, Alex and Matt, from Thames Elementary. This is the first one we have ever done! We had to work very hard to learn how to make a web page and to research all the information.
Books that we researched
The New Book of Knowledge. Canada: Grolier Inc. 1989
Sachare, Alex. 100 Greatest Basketball Players of All Time. New York: Pocket Books, 1997.
Withers, Tom. How to play the All-star Way. Austin, Texas: Steck -Vaughn Co.,1994.
Sites that we visited for information
www.nba.com: The National Basketball Association
www.ncaa.org: The National Collegiate Athletic Association
www.finalfour.net: The Final Four site to tell you all about the basketball championships
www.wnba.com: The Women's National Basketball Association
www.nwba.org: The National Wheelchair Basketball Association
1. Photo of Neismath at http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/history.htm from ClickArtŪ125,000 Deluxe Image Pak Vol.2. Broderbund. California: Broderbund, 1997.
2. The following images were taken from http://blackat9.tripod.com and were used with permission found on the site at http://blackat9.tripod.com/agree.htm.
Basketball player located on the following pages:
Basketball court background: Used as a background on the following pages:
C. Blank basketball icon: Used as an icon on the following pages:
This image was also adapted with Microsoft Image Composer with onsite permission. The following images were adapted from the blank basketball image.
Basketball with Question mark: http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/quiz.htm
Basketball with Yes: http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/quiz.htm
Basketball with No: http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/quiz.htm
D. Welcome image: http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/index.htm
3. The following images were taken from Animation Factory with free onsite. All images are copyrighted by Andover.Net. The site can be found at http://animationfactory.com.
A. Image of bouncing basketball found at
B. Image of dribbler found at http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/images/coaches.htm.
C. Image of turning ball found at http://tqjunior.advanced.org/J002516F/wheelchairbb.htm.