United Learning (Firm)
Most widely held works by United Learning (Firm)
How to prepare a science fair project ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Describes the various portions of a science fair project and how to prepare them correctly.
How beliefs and values define a culture ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Helps the student learn how to study and analyze any culture.
Child management ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 122 libraries worldwide
Designed to assist parents in becoming more competent in managing behavioral problems at home and school. Based on the belief that behavior is learned, it is designed to teach techniques that reinforce appropriate behavior and modify inappropriate behavior.
The Art of communication ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Focuses on specific skills, techniques, and approaches that parents can use in building lifetime bridges of communication with their children. Guides parents in talking with children and developing listening skills and also teaches them how to help their children become more effective communicators and problem solvers.
Parenting children with special needs ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 109 libraries worldwide
Comprehensive overview of what to expect during the first years of a disabled child's life, including the psychological stages that parents can experience, the importance of early intervention programs, tips on communicating with other important caregivers and professionals, and a general overview of federal laws that affect such families.
Blended families (yours, mine, and ours) ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Host Dick Van Patten addresses the special problems that are unique to a stepfamily household and presents tips on how to avoid the common pitfalls that many stepfamilies experience.
Buddhism the middle way of compassion ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
This program, shot on location in India, Nepal, Thailand and Japan, explores the history, development, art, and influence of Buddhism in the world.
How geography defines a culture ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Discusses the importance of geography and natural conditions in studying the culture of an area.
Alternatives to violence ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
This 2 part program on conflict resolution, negotiation, and mediation helps educators teach students the concepts and skills they need to resolve conflicts productively rather than destructively.
Judaism the religion of a people ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 95 libraries worldwide
Filmed on location in Israel, Egypt, and the U.S., the video traces the history, the development, and the practice of Judaism from its earliest beginnings to the present day.
Islam, the faith and the people ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 94 libraries worldwide
"Islam is the world's fastest growing and perhaps most misunderstood religion. This program gives an overview of the religion, its foundations, and also its past and present influences on the world."
Parents' views of living with a child with disabilities ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Contains interviews with parents of exceptional children and how their lives have changed as a result.
One-parent families ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Offers help to those one parent families whether by divorce or death. Discusses the responsibilities and duties of both the custodial and non-custodial parent.
The endocrine system ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Explains how the nervous system and the endocrine system work together to regulate various body activities. The endocrine system in made up of eight glands located throughout the body. These glands make and release hormones which are chemical messengers.
What every teacher should know about ADD ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Features a brief overview of what ADD is and presents proven and practical strategies on how to manage ADD children.
Adolescence ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
This program presents ways to balance the need for the teen to be independent with the parents' need to see a developing responsibility in their child.
Medieval times ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Video describes the medieval life by taking a close look at the castle at Chepstow in South Wales and the ruins of Tintern Abby.
Hinduism an ancient path in the modern world ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Overview of the Hindu religion, its principles and beliefs as well as its influence on the world. Focuses on Hinduism in India from the time of Gandhi to the present. Covers Brahamans and ascetics, gurus, the Hindu temple, the holy city of Varanesi, various Hindu deities, personal worship, the sacred cow, the Hindu diet, music and chanting, the caste system, the Muslim invasion, Hindu conflicts with Islam, and offshoots of Hinduism, including Buddhism.
The Circulatory system ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
The human circulatory system is the main transport system of the body and is responsible for suppling the trillions of living cells in our bodies with food and oxygen necessary for survival.
Speaking with confidence ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
Program is designed to help students plan and deliver oral presentations.
Adolescence Atomic structure Biography Biology Buddhism Chemical elements Chemistry, Physical and theoretical Child psychology Child rearing Children's films Children with disabilities Civilization Communication Conflict management Culture--Study and teaching (Secondary) Discoveries in geography Economic history Educational films Ethnology--Study and teaching (Secondary) Europe Films Films for the hearing impaired Great Britain History Holidays Human body Human physiology Industrial revolution Interpersonal communication Interpersonal relations Islam Juvenile works Manners and customs Matter Middle Ages Nonfiction films Parent and child Parenting Parents of children with disabilities Puberty Religion Single-parent families Single parents Stepfamilies Travel United States Video recordings Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Weather West (U.S.)