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United Learning (Firm)

Overview
Works: 1,144 works in 1,636 publications in 1 language and 9,521 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Educational films  History  Nonfiction films  Juvenile works  Folklore  Documentary films  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews 
Roles: Publisher, Distributor
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Most widely held works about 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 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the various portions of a science fair project and how to prepare them correctly. Includes a video quiz at the end of the program
The Art of communication by Bill R Wagonseller( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member 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
How beliefs and values define a culture( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helps the student learn how to study and analyze any culture
Blended families : (yours, mine, and ours)( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member 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
A comparison of religious thought( Visual )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program features interviews with seventeen different individuals representing the five major world religions. Among the topics addressed are the search for a spiritual path; the foundations of faith; life after death; religious experience; original sin/good vs. evil; the spirit in daily life; belief in one God. The interviews include both members of the clergy and laypersons. Location footage from around the world is included to illustrate the subjects covered. Compares the ways fundamental religious concepts are viewed by different religions
Child management by Bill R Wagonseller( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member 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
Mitosis and meiosis( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2002 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part one describes the interphase, prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase, and cytokinesis stages of cell division (mitosis). Part two describes the phases of cell division (meiosis) when fertilization occurs. A video quiz is given for pts. one and two
Hinduism, an ancient path in the modern world( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member 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 nitrogen cycle by Charles Brady( Visual )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the nitrogen cycle and outlines the way in which nitrogen atoms are recycled so that they can be used over and over again. This program also acquaints students with some of the ways in which humans interfere with the natural nitrogen cycle and what some of the consequences are. Includes a 10 question video quiz following the program
Abusive relationships : crossing the line( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization about a teenage relationship that descends into abuse. The story revolves around two high school students, Paul and Gina. When Gina realizes that their relationship is not healthy, she musters the courage to turn to her family and friends for support as she ends the relationship
Puberty for girls : amazing changes inside and out( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teens, an obstetrician gynecologist and an adolescent therapist discuss the changes that happen to females in puberty
Islam : the faith and the people by Oliver Henry( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Islam is the world's fastest growing and, perhaps most misunderstood religion ... This program gives an overview of the religion, its foundations, its past, and its present influence on the world"--Container
The Carbon cycle( Visual )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the natural processes of the carbon cycle, including photosynthesis, respiration, decomposition, weathering, and burning
How geography defines a culture( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the importance of geography and natural conditions in studying the culture of an area
Judaism : the religion of a people by Oliver Henry( Visual )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shot on location in Israel, Egypt, and the U.S., traces the history, the development, and the practice of Judaism from its earliest beginnings to the present day
One-parent families( Visual )

4 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member 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
Mixtures and solutions( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video closely examines the two classes of matter, mixtures and solutions, by using examples from our everyday world, local industry, and the natural environment around us. Uses key terminology such as mixture, heterogeneous mixture, homogeneous mixture, colloid, suspension, solution, solute, solvent, soluble, insoluble, solubility, saturated solution, and alloy. Also includes a video quiz
Food chains and webs( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vocabulary-rich video explores the riparian (river) ecosystem of the White River in the Green Mountains of Vermont
Parents' views of living with a child with disabilities( Visual )

4 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains interviews with parents of exceptional children and how their lives have changed as a result
Native American folktales( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program has four tales from four different tribes. Turkey Girl, comes from the Pueblo culture of the Southwest. It shows the importance of trust in Pueblo culture -- The boy who loved bears helps viewers understand the significance of bears in Pawnee culture, and recognize the deep bond between Native Americans and nature -- Pelican girl, comes from the Miwok people of the Pacific coast. It was a cautionary tale that encouraged children to obey tribal rules -- Storytelling Stone, comes from the Seneca people of the northeastern woodland area. It explains how stories first came to humans
 
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