Alone on the Island of the Blue Dolphins - The Story Behind the Famous Children's Book

Start watching with your public library card or university login

Alone on the Island of the Blue Dolphins
The Story Behind the Famous Children's Book

2018
58 mins

Every November, nearly half a million 4th graders read "Island of the Blue Dolphins". For many, this is their first real reading experience, their first 'chapter book.' Educators selected Scott O'Dell's novel because...

Read more
Director
Paul Goldsmith
Features
Elizabeth Hall, John Johnson, Lisa D. Thomas, Rene Vellanoweth, Steve Schwartz, Tina Voss