The World Trade Center
Capturing a True Story
Find out what it was like for Philppe Petit to be a quarter of a mile in the sky
How did he get up there?
How long was he up there? What did he do?
What did the city people think?
Did he fall?
Did he get in trouble?
What happens in the end?
Share the memory of a young man walking in air between the towers with family and friends
In The Caldecott Medal book called The Man Who Walked Between The Towers By Mordicai Gerstein
2004 Caldecott Medal Winner
Grade Level Equivalent: 2.5
Subject: Social Studies through Literature, Determination and Perseverance, Actors, Artists, Performers, City Life, Circus, Carnivals, Fairs, Parades
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Presentation by: Christie Guevara Campos University of Phoenix RDG/350 Children's Literature
In Memory of 9/11