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Coronet Instructional Films

Overview
Works: 2,411 works in 3,026 publications in 1 language and 7,452 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Children's films  Educational films  Short films  Instructional films  Fiction  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Science television programs 
Roles: Producer, prn
Classifications: LA205, 370.973
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Most widely held works about Coronet Instructional Films
 
Most widely held works by Coronet Instructional Films
Education in America : the nineteenth century( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Discuss the development of free public school systems from the Northwest Ordinance to 1900 includes the westward movement; the change to secular education; the influence of American textbooks; the rise and decline of the district school; the struggle of tax support and state control; the contributions of Daniel Webster, William McGuffrey; Gideon Hawley, and Horace Mann; the effect of the Civil War; compulsory attendence laws; and the rise of teacher training institutions."
Education in America : twentieth century developments( Visual )

8 editions published between 1958 and 1998 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Effects of the Industrial Revolution on education in America; the influences of Herbart, Binet, Dewey, Thorndike, and others; the appearance of the junior high school and graduate education; the building of central consolidated schools, federal aid to education through the Depression, the G.I. Bill; and recent Supreme Court decisions are studied."--Container
The little engine that could( Visual )

4 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of the little engine that pulled a trainload of toys up the side of a mountain and the children waiting on the other side
Education in America( Visual )

6 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In actual locations of dame schools, Latin grammar schools, church schools and pauper schools, portrays the progress of American education from the time when early New England school laws were enacted until provisions were made for public education in the Northwest ordinance. Explains that with the colonial colleges, these early beginnings were the foundation of education in colonial America
Seeds of tomorrow( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes that advanced agricultural crop technologies developed to ensure food for the world also threaten the supply of food for the future beacause as hybrids are used more, traditional strains die out and the plant gene pool dwindles. Visits Ethiopia, Greece, and Peru to examine the genetic heritage of foods and worldwide efforts to save the seeds that plant breeders use to create better crops
The human body: Nervous system( Visual )

3 editions published between 1958 and 1980 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of the brain and the nervous system, emphasizing the basic functions of the system, its main organs, and the various neurons of which these organs are composed. Uses microscopic views of nerve tissue, a specimen of a human brain, animation, and anatomical charts to explain the functioning of this complex system and to show its control of the body processes
The Human body : circulatory system( Visual )

4 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animation, cinefluorography, drawings, and close-ups of live organs are used in analyzing the entire circulatory system. Explains in detail the functions of the heart, lungs, and kidneys; follows the flow of blood through all parts of the body; and explains the role of the circulatory system in maintaining good health
How the animals discovered Christmas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animals of Cozy Valley discover the spirit of Christmas
The Human body: Digestive system( Visual )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses animation, X-ray, and live action scenes of the major digestive organs to give an account of the function of the digestive system: to break down chemically the complex nutrients, carbohydrates, proteins, and fats into simple food materials. Defines and relates to each other the roles played by the salivary glands, esophagus, stomach, pancreas, liver, gall bladder, and small and large intestines
The human body: Muscular system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the three types of muscle which make up the human muscular system. Uses photomicrography, models, and animation to explain the structure and function of voluntary muscle tissue and laboratory demonstration to illustrate the role of the nerve impulse in muscular contraction. Describes the role of ATP in the complex chemical process of muscular movement
The human body: Respiratory system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locates and describes the organs of the respiratory system, and shows in animation and live demonstration the mechanics of ventilation and the physics of diffusion between aveoli and capillaries. Illusrates the effects on the respiratory system of varying needs for oxygen, and the function of the respiratory system in providing needed oxygen and eliminating carbon dioxide
The human body: Reproductive system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses animation and photomicrography, including fertilization of a human ovum, to present a clear and objective description of the human reproduction system. Shows similarities and differences between male and female reproductive organs, locates them in the body, and describes the specific functions of each in the creation of new life
The Human body, skeletal system( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The basic structure and significant functions of the skeletal system are illustrated, including how the bones are formed from bone tissue, and how the muscles move them
The Human body : endocrine system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the location of the various glands in the body and their role in maintaining physiological balance
The Human body : Excretory system( Visual )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A step-by-step study of the structure and functions of the excretory system of the human body. Describes the kidneys in detail, explaining that through the processes of filtration of wastes, and the re-absorption of needed nutrients, the kidneys carry on their main function of regulating the composition of blood. Discusses the role of the skin in removing water from the body
Ancient Palestine( Visual )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses archeological excavations, manuscripts, wall paintings, friezes and maps to show the various cultures that occupied ancient Palestine
Age of discovery: Spanish and Portuguese explorations( Visual )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the importance of the geographical aspects of Spain and Portugal during the period of the Conquistadores, and reveals the background of explorations of routes to the Orient and the New World. Describes the achievements of such 15th century explorers as Columbus, Balboa, Ponce de Léon, Coronado, Cortez, Pizarro, etc
Naha, boy of the Seminoles by Coronet Instructional Films( Book )

2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an Indian boy, based on the educational film, 'Boy of the Seminoles'
Our wonderful body : how it grows by Coronet Instructional Films( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents facts about growth and development, and points out that by getting the food nutrients one needs, muscle cells enlarge and new bone cells grow. It emphasizes that people grow at different rates to different sizes, but all parts of the body do not grow at the same rate
Let's measure : using standard units( Visual )

2 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The film follows a young boy named Tommy as he discovers that measuring is comparing. With the help of the Measuring Man he travels to Measuring Land and through experience he learns why standard units are better than units like apples or baseball bats."--Guide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityCoronet Instructional Materials (Firm)

controlled identityCoronet Productions

controlled identityEsquire, inc.

Coronet Films

Coronet (Firm : 1945-1972)

Esquire, inc. Coronet Instructional Films

Languages
English (57)