WorldCat Identities

Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,454 works in 6,804 publications in 1 language and 25,521 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Film adaptations  Action and adventure films  Short films  Educational films  Children's television programs  Christmas films 
Classifications: PN1997, 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 170 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 167 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 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While scurrying about for a midnight snack, Gregory the mouse sees a naughty Christmas fairy casting a spell to keep Santa from delivering toys and decides it is up to him to save Christmas
Johnny Appleseed by Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 150 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
John Henry by Shelley Duvall( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 145 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 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated story about Pecos Bill, the brother of coyotes, creator of the Great Salt Lake, and rider of cyclones
How the rhinoceros got his skin ; & How the camel got his hump( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 127 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 Legend of Davy Crockett by Robert Hogrogian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There's never been a folk hero quite like Davy Crockett, and you'll see why when you watch him "grin" down a bear, battle an Indian chief in a tomahawk duel, and fight for freedom at the Alamo
Anne Frank : a legacy for our time( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 96 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
Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Woodcarver Geppetto has pets Figaro the cat and Cleo the fish. He has just made a little wooden puppet called Pinocchio. Wishing upon a star before he goes to bed, Geppetto wishes that Pinocchio would become a real boy. As Geppetto sleeps, the Blue Fairy arrives and partially grants his wish. Pinocchio can come to life, but he must prove himself worthy before becoming a real boy. He will require some guidance, and Jiminy Cricket agrees to act as his conscience. After some unfortunate incidents, Pinocchio finds himself in trouble. The Blue Fairy appears. Pinocchio lies to her and his nose grows. He is forgiven, but warned not to lie again
The story of the nutcracker by Samuel Allen( Visual )

9 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in English and held by 89 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
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat : season of harmony by Brigid Clark( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 80 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
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

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

Years before meeting Shrek and Donkey, the adorable but tricky Puss in Boots must clear his name from all charges making him a wanted fugitive
The Savior is born by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

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

A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
Branches of government( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 70 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 70 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 Igor Stravinsky( 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
The Adventures of Curious George by Western Publishing Co( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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