The Story of Walt Disney
The Story of Walt Disney

The Story of Walt Disney

Written by Susan B. Katz
Part of the The Story of Book Series
6 - 9
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Feb 15, 2022
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Discover the life of Walt Disney–a story about imagination and invention, for kids ages 6 to 9Walt Disney was a talented artist who created magical new worlds in the form of TV shows, movies, and amusement parks. Before he won the hearts of millions with characters like Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, Walt was an imaginative boy who loved drawing. He learned how to use the newest technology to make cartoons that would entertain and delight viewers all over the world. This book explores how Walt went from being a young boy growing up in the Midwest to a creative genius.What sets this Walt Disney biography apart: Core curriculum–Kids will discover the Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How of Walt’s life, and take a quick quiz to test their knowledge.Short chapters–This Walt Disney book features brief, easy-to-digest chapters that will keep young learners engaged and wanting to read more.His lasting legacy–Kids will discover how Walt changed the world of animation and entertainment for future generations.How will Walt’s hard work and love of storytelling inspire the child in your life?

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    February 15, 2022
    Rockridge Press
    Page Count
    Transitional Reader
    Reading Age
    6 - 9 years
    Lexile® Level
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
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