LEGENDS OF THE ARTS
50 Inspiring Stories of Creative People
Paperback with reproducible pages
By Arnold Cheyney. Brief biographies cover figures past and present who are famous for a variety of artistic talents—from actors, singers, and dancers to writers, artists, and composers. Students learn where these people came from, the challenges they overcame, and how their work has made a difference in the world. Each one-page biography is followed by reading and social studies activities and a list of books for further reading. Grades 4–6. Answer key. Index. Illustrated. 8½" x 11". Good Year. 106 pages. ©2007.