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Kids Make Comics #1: Simple Shapes Make Super Characters!

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Join cartoonist Dave McDonald as he shares a fun way to create characters for comics. He starts by drawing simple shapes. Part of the "Kids Make Comics" series.

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Runtime: 4 minutes 3 seconds

Color illustration of a pencil personified with a smiling face that has glasses and a gray goatee. Title card reads, "Simple Shapes Make Super Characters."
Kids Make Comics
Episode 1
4 minutes 3 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 2
3 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 3
3 minutes
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 4
4 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 5
4 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 6
8 minutes 36 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8
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Kids Make Comics
Episode 7
6 minutes 13 seconds
Grade Level: 4 - 8