I am Walt Disney Activities: Brad Meltzer Literature Unit
I am Walt Disney Activities: This literature companion for I am Walt Disney by Brad Meltzer was created for 2nd, 3rd, and 4th-grade students. This book is from the “Ordinary People Change the World” series.
This unit can be used without the book I am Walt Disney, but students may have to dig a little bit to find the answers to the comprehension questions. It is beneficial to have a copy of the book.
In this literature unit, you will find the following:
- Teacher Tips – 1 page
- I am Walt Disney Biographical Sketch – 1 page
- Comprehension Questions for I am Walt Disney – 1 page
- All About Walt Disney – 1 page
- Walt Disney Discussion Question Task Cards and answer sheet – 3 pages
- REWRITE THE ENDING – Writing Prompt – 1 page
- Newspaper Template – 2 pages
- Vocabulary – 1 page
- Growth Mindset – 1 page
- Creative Writing Story Starters – 4 pages
- Writing a Friendly Letter – 2 pages
- Comic Strip Templates – 3 pages
- Answer keys where appropriate – 4 pages
NOTE: THIS FILE INCLUDES A DIGITAL DISTANCE LEARNING OPTION!
This product includes a digital option (as well as the no prep printable option). The instructions for utilizing the digital portion appear at the end of the packet.
This PDF file contains 33 pages + Google Slides™.
Linda D –
Great resource, thanks
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Randy Bland –
I used this with my 4th & 5th graders in library. I used the vocabulary before and then the rest after I read the book “I am Walt Disney” by Brad Metzer. The students found it engaging and fun! I loved the variety of graphic organizers to choose from. Thank you!
Funke Alashe King –
Very helpful resource!
Dominque M –
Shannon S –
My students loved using this resource! The topic is super engaging!
Debra P –
I really enjoyed learning about Walt Disney with my students. I loved the Growth Mindset aspect of this resource.
A Potpourri of Teaching Goodies –
Great beginning theme for start of school and Disney 50th anniversary
Jessica F –
I did a writing unit and used this as resource to help my students and I take notes.
Jillian Abshire –
This was the perfect resource for one of my students who is taking a trip to Disney during school. I was able to have him do some academic learning while having fun! Thank you for the awesome resource.
Crabtree Lane –
Great resource! Thanks!
Great resource to use for our class Disney themed day!