WorldCat Identities

Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,457 works in 6,807 publications in 1 language and 25,487 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Short films  Film adaptations  Christmas films  Educational films  Children's television programs  Fiction 
Classifications: PZ8.1, 398.2
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Most widely held works about Society for Visual Education
 
Most widely held works by Society for Visual Education
The audio-visual handbook by Ellsworth Charles Dent( Book )

7 editions published between 1942 and 1949 in English and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The spirit of early America is captured in the tale of Paul Bunyan's logging exploits in the northern United States
The Ugly duckling by H. C Andersen( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic children's story of an ugly duckling that turned into a swan
The night before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore( Visual )

6 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member 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
John Henry by Shelley Duvall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member 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 by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated story about Pecos Bill, the brother of coyotes, creator of the Great Salt Lake, and rider of cyclones
Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member 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
How the rhinoceros got his skin ; & How the camel got his hump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member 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
The Adventures of Curious George by Western Publishing Co( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoon adventures of the curious little monkey who always gets into trouble but manages to redeem himself in other ways
The Legend of Davy Crockett by Robert Hogrogian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member 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
Anne Frank : a legacy for our time( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member 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
The story of the nutcracker by Samuel Allen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member 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
Pinocchio by Walt Disney Productions( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Aiello re-tells this Italian folktale about a puppet who magically comes to life
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat : season of harmony by Brigid Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member 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 Savior is born by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A talking cat wins fame and fortune for his poor young master, but must conquer an ogre before everything can have a happy ending
Branches of government( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the branches of government, with footage from the Capitol, the White House, and the Supreme Court
Earthquakes & volcanoes by Paul Burnford( Visual )

4 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

".demonstrates the power and influence of earthquakes and volcanoes, showing how they alter Earth's surface. Young scientists will love learning more about plate tectonics, Earth's interior layers, mountain formations, seismographs, and satellite imaging."--Container
Firebird by Brad Kessler( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Ivan brings a golden feather from the Firebird to the Tsar, he is ordered to present the entire bird, or lose his life. In addition, he is commended to retrieve the princess Vassilisa from afar for the Tsar to marry. However, the archer Ivan falls in love with the princess
Martin Luther King, Jr., a peaceful warrior( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses historical photographs to present a biography of the civil rights leader and explains the significance of the holiday in his honor
 
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