WorldCat Identities

Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,516 works in 6,836 publications in 1 language and 24,823 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Short films  Educational films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Children's television programs  Biography 
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 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 153 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( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 145 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 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While scurrying about for a midnight snack, Gregory the mouse sees a mischievous Christmas fairy casting an evil spell to stop Santa. It is now up to him to break the spell before time runs out
Johnny Appleseed by Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the importance of apples to the early settlers of America and ways in which apples can be used. Then tells the story of Johnny Appleseed
Pecos Bill by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 120 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 112 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
Davy Crockett by Robert Hogrogian( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 101 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 )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cartoon adventures of the curious little monkey who always gets into trouble but manages to redeem himself in other ways
Anne Frank : a legacy for our time( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 86 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 85 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 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fairy promises real life if puppet Pinocchio can prove he is kind, honest, and loving. A wayward huckster tries to lead the puppet astray but Pinocchio decides to perform a redeeming act of bravery and kindness
The Savior is born by Morgan Freeman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A re-telling of the first Christmas according to the gospels of Matthew and Luke
The Gingham Dog and the Calico Cat : season of harmony( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 72 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 70 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
Earthquakes & volcanoes by Paul Burnford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 66 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
Branches of government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the branches of government, with footage from the Capitol, the White House, and the Supreme Court
The history of music( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Details early Christian and secular music, including plainchant, cantus firmus, motet, polyphony, and counterpoint, and covers Machaud, Landini, Dufay, Ockeghem, and Josquin
Martin Luther King, Jr., a peaceful warrior( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1989 in English and held by 66 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
Visual education( )

in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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