Walking With Dinosaurs the Movie coming on Blu-ray and DVD March 25, 2014
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Just in time to pop into those Easter baskets! Dino fans of all ages will be ‘herding” to get their own copy of Walking With Dinosaurs The Movie, releasing on Blu-ray™ and DVD March 25th. This movie is known for it’s explosive visual achievements and bringing dinosaurs back to life! The gigantic voice talents of Justin Long (Alvin and the Chipmunks franchise) and John Leguizamo (Ice Age franchise) take you on a thrilling prehistoric journey the whole family will enjoy! In a time when dinosaurs rule the Earth, the smallest of the pack — a playful Pachyrhinosaurus named Patchi — embarks on the biggest adventure of his life. As he tries to find his place in a spectacular world filled with fun-loving friends and a few dangerous foes, Patchi will discover the courage he needs to become the leader of the herd…and a hero for the ages.
We are so lucky to have a film like Walking With Dinosaurs to remind us how important it is to be remember these prehistoric creatures and teach us about all the different species! To help you prepare for the films release on DVD and Blu-ray, we have created activity sheets filled with dinosaur facts and games!
Walking with Dinosaurs 101 — Educational Facts for the Family!
Did you know?
1. A stegosaurus was twice as heavy as a car, but had a brain only as big as a kitten?
2. Dinosaurs were not alone! Alphadons were small mammals, similar to possums, that roamed the earth with dinos!
3. Some believe that the Tyrannosaurus rex might have had feathers!
4. Pachyrhinosaurus (the kind of dinosaur Patchi was) means “thick nose reptile”, probably named for the pad of bone it had on its face, instead of horns or a brow!
5. Carnivores are believed to have lived to be about 30 years old, while herbivores lived even longer than that!
You can learn more facts like these when you watch Walking With Dinosaurs! Are your children learning about dinosaurs in school? Want to teach them more? You can use our activity sheets to test your knowledge and play some fun games!
For more educational fun you can print this Walking With Dinosaurs Word Search.
Click WalkingWithDinosaursWordFind to print!
The Giveaway: Be Your Best Mom has one copy of Walking with Dinosaurs on Blu-ray/DVD to one lucky US reader! Please wait for the form to load and good luck! Giveaway ends March 26, 2014.