Soccer Counts

Our new words are whistle, officials, soar, and tie. Help your child learn the words. The words come from the book Soccer Counts.


Whistle – a small instrument or pipe that makes a high sound by blowing air through it.

Official blowing a whistle

Officials – the person who is in charge of the game and making sure the rules are followed. The official here is blowing his whistle.

Soaring eagle

Soar – to fly high and with little effort. Eagles can soar through the sky.

Tie score

Tie – when teams have the same number of points. This game is tied 1-1.


Thank you for helping your child learn new words!