Play-Doh pioneer: Joseph McVicker

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Publisher:
Checkerboard Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing,
Pub. Date:
[2016]
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 4.7 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
770L
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In this engaging biography, readers will learn about the pioneer of Play-Doh, Joseph McVicker. Follow the story from McVicker's childhood, his education at Brown University, joining his father's company Kutol Products, and his reinvention of the company's Kutol Wall Cleaner as Play-Doh. Learn how Play-Doh is made, who came up with the name, the role of Captain Kanagroo in Play-Doh's success, and about other Play-Doh products. McVicker's family, retirement, and pursuits in examining life's big questions are covered. Sidebars, historic family 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. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

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ISBN:
9781624039782
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 4.7, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
770L
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Grouping Title play doh pioneer joseph mcvicker
Grouping Author slater lee
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Last Grouping Update 2019-03-05 00:37:50AM
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subject_facet Biographies, Businessmen -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Inventors, Inventors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, McVicker, Joseph, -- 1930-1991 -- Juvenile literature, Play-Doh (Toy), Play-Doh (Toy) -- History -- Juvenile literature, Toy industry, Toy industry -- Juvenile literature
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topic_facet Businessmen, History, Inventors, McVicker, Joseph, Play-Doh (Toy), Toy industry