Society for Visual Education
Most widely held works about Society for Visual Education
Most widely held works by Society for Visual Education
The audio-visual handbook by Ellsworth C Dent ( Book )
6 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
The ugly duckling ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
A classic children's story of an ugly duckling that turned into a swan.
The adventures of Curious George ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in English and held by 183 libraries worldwide
Cartoon adventures of the curious little monkey who always gets into trouble but manages to redeem himself in other ways.
Paul Bunyan ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
The spirit of early America is captured in the tale of Paul Bunyan's logging exploits in the northern United States.
John Henry ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Tells the legend of John Henry, the mightiest, doggone greatest nation builder the country's ever seen, who single-handedly defeats the steam drill in a steel-driving competition.
Pecos Bill ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
An animated story about Pecos Bill, the brother of coyotes, creator of the Great Salt Lake, and rider of cyclones.
The night before Christmas ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
"Dim the lights and gather around the freshly-trimmed tree for a magical Christmas Eve experience that will become a family tradition. With a heartfelt reading of Clement C. Moore's beloved poem and stirring, illustrated renditions of your favorite carols, this wonderful collection of holiday classics captures the true spirit of Christmas"--Container.
How the rhinoceros got his skin & How the camel got his hump ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
How the rhinoceros got his skin: Tells the story of how the rhinoceros, who once had smooth, tight-fitting skin, got his baggy skin because of his greed and bad manners.
Johnny Appleseed ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 126 libraries worldwide
The story of John Chapman (Johnny Appleseed) whose distribution of appleseeds and trees across the Midwest made him a legend and left a legacy still enjoyed today.
Anne Frank: a legacy for our time ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 115 libraries worldwide
Recounts the events in the life of Anne Frank, describing how Jews and other groups were treated by the Nazis. Explains why it is important to reject and fight all forms of discrimination.
Davy Crockett ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Half-alligator and half-snapping turtle with a touch of earthquake thrown in, Davy Crockett is the ultimate American backwoods legend. This lively tale follows the original ring-tailed roarer of the western woods through a series of outlandish adventures including the Battle of the Alamo, where he literally brags himself into American history.
Puss in boots ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
A retired tomcat saves his own skin by promising to transform his dimwitted owner into a noble prince.
Pinocchio ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Danny Aiello re-tells this Italian folktale about a puppet who magically comes to life.
The animated atlas ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the atlas via claymation techniques that describes the various maps it contains, how atlases and maps are made, how they are indexed, and the meaning and use of map symbols.
The gingham dog and the calico cat ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat are two Christmas presents who just don't get along--until Christmas Eve, when they fall out of Santa's sleigh and get lost in a great forest. There, working together, they find their way through the snow to their new home, where their example of love for each other brings harmony to the entire household.
The animated encyclopedia ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 80 libraries worldwide
An introduction to the encyclopedia via claymation techniques that take students step-by-step through the process of researching a subject, from how to find basic information to how to use it.
The savior is born ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke.
The story of the nutcracker ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Uses drawings to tell the story of the toy nutcracker that came to life on Christmas eve, with selections from Tschaikovsky's Nutcracker ballet.
Ancient Rome [509 B.C. - A.D. 476 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in English and held by 73 libraries worldwide
Provides a survey of Roman history from its origins, around 1000 B.C. until the early fourth century A.D.
The Civil War ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Experience the Civil War through such songs as "Bonnie blue flag," "The soldier's life," and "Marching through Georgia."
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