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The Resource Board game builder : Milton Bradley, Lee Slater

Board game builder : Milton Bradley, Lee Slater

Label
Board game builder : Milton Bradley
Title
Board game builder
Title remainder
Milton Bradley
Statement of responsibility
Lee Slater
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the builder of board games, Milton Bradley. Follow the story from Bradley's childhood, his early entrepreneurial work creating and selling stationery, his drafting education at Harvard, his first business creating and selling lithographs, and how these experiences came together when he formed the Milton Bradley Company and created the Game of Life. Bradley's family, retirement, and work producing educational materials to support the new movement in education called kindergarten are included. Sidebars, historic photos, and a glossary enhance readers' understanding of this topic. Additional features include a table of contents, an index, a timeline and fun facts. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards
Member of
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1969-
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Slater, Lee
Dewey number
794
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 345
  • 730
Intended audience source
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
  • Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.9
Series statement
Toy trailblazers
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bradley, Milton
  • Board game industry
  • Board games
  • Inventors
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Board game builder : Milton Bradley, Lee Slater
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Chapter 1: A life of work and play begins -- Chapter 2: A young man with bright ideas -- Chapter 3: Early career successes and failures -- Chapter 4: Father of the modern board game -- Chapter 5: The making of a board game [Infographic] -- Chapter 6: The ups and downs of real life -- Chapter 7: Board games and beyond -- Chapter 8: Mr. Bradley goes to Kindergarten -- Chapter 9: The changing Game of Life -- Chapter 10: Success and satisfaction -- Chapter 11: The end game -- Chapter 12: Milton Bradley lives on
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781624039751
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
1952665
Label
Board game builder : Milton Bradley, Lee Slater
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Chapter 1: A life of work and play begins -- Chapter 2: A young man with bright ideas -- Chapter 3: Early career successes and failures -- Chapter 4: Father of the modern board game -- Chapter 5: The making of a board game [Infographic] -- Chapter 6: The ups and downs of real life -- Chapter 7: Board games and beyond -- Chapter 8: Mr. Bradley goes to Kindergarten -- Chapter 9: The changing Game of Life -- Chapter 10: Success and satisfaction -- Chapter 11: The end game -- Chapter 12: Milton Bradley lives on
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9781624039751
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
1952665
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