All in a Day's Work: Animator (TIME FOR KIDS Nonfiction Readers)

All in a Day's Work: Animator (TIME FOR KIDS Nonfiction Readers)

by Blanca Apodaca, Michael Serwich

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Lights! Camera! It's time to explore the art of animation! This fun, engaging nonfiction title allows readers to explore an exciting career as an animator. Readers will be introduced to the history of animation and find out what techniques and equipment animators used to turn their illustrations into the first animated shorts. Through Time For Kids© content, stimulating facts, vivid images, sketches, photos, informative text, and an interview with a real-life animator, readers will discover everything about animation, including character development, storyboarding, and even how the Foley artists record sound effects! This book also includes text features such as a table of contents, glossary, and index, as well as resources like a bibliography and a list of useful websites for learning more about this fascinating profession. Keep students reading from cover to cover this high-interest book!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781433349072
Publisher: Teacher Created Materials
Publication date: 01/15/2013
Series: TIME FOR KIDS Nonfiction Readers Series
Edition description: 2nd ed.
Pages: 64
Sales rank: 1,233,715
Product dimensions: 5.15(w) x 7.90(h) x 0.10(d)
Lexile: 810L (what's this?)
Age Range: 9 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Art History 4

Moving Pictures 18

Post-production 46

Glossary 58

Index 60

Bibliography 62

More to Explore 63

About the Authors 64

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All in a Day's Work: Animator (Library Bound) 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Excellent Book!! Great for kids (and adults too). Very informative, up to date and colorful.