WorldCat Identities

Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,465 works in 6,790 publications in 1 language and 24,680 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Children's films  Animated films  Fiction  Short films  Drama  Legends  Folklore  Educational films 
Classifications: GR72, 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 )

6 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 182 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 )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic children's story of an ugly duckling that turned into a swan
Pecos Bill by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 146 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
How the rhinoceros got his skin and How the camel got his hump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 136 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
Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 134 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
The night before Christmas( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 117 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
The Legend of Davy Crockett( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 110 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
The adventures of Curious George( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoon adventures of the curious little monkey who always gets into trouble but manages to redeem himself in other ways
Pinocchio( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny Aiello re-tells this Italian folktale about a puppet who magically comes to life
Branches of government( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the branches of government, with footage from the Capitol, the White House, and the Supreme Court
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat season of harmony by Brigid Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 89 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
Earthquakes & volcanoes( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Demonstrates the power and influence of earthquakes and volcanoes and shows how they alter Earth's surface. Discusses plate tectonics, Earth's interior layers, mountain formations, seismographs, and satellite imaging
Puss in boots( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired tomcat saves his own skin by promising to transform his dimwitted owner into a noble prince
The Savior is born( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
Minerals, gems, & ores( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Highlights the structure, composition, and testing of minerals, gems, and ores and considers the balance between environment and the need to mine
The story of the nutcracker( Visual )

8 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 77 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
Oceanography( Visual )

3 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores topography, currents, and wave action and explains the oceans' roles in climate, temperature, water and food supply, and minerals
The firebird( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 73 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
 
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