WorldCat Identities

Society for Visual Education

Overview
Works: 5,517 works in 6,836 publications in 1 language and 24,235 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Drama  Short films  Educational films  Christmas films  Film adaptations  Biography  Musical films 
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 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 152 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 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
The Ugly duckling( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic children's story of an ugly duckling that turned into a swan
Johnny Appleseed by Johnny Appleseed( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 139 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 116 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 110 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 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the backwoods of Tennessee to halls of Washington, D.C., meet Davy Crockett. A legendary hunter, politician and avid storyteller who tames the wild frontier with sharpshooting, cleverness and plenty of humor
The adventures of Curious George( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 90 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 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
Anne Frank : a legacy for our time( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in English and held by 84 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 Philippe Boesmans( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 83 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( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 68 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 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poignant re-telling of the first Christmas according to the Gospels of Matthew and Luke. The awe-inspiring score performed by The Christ Church Cathedral Choir of Oxford, England, perfectly dramatizes the power and beauty of the story of the birth of Jesus
Puss in boots by Antonio Banderas( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 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
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 65 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
Earthquakes & volcanoes by Paul Burnford( Visual )

3 editions published between 1983 and 2005 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Defines earthquakes and volcanoes and describes how they are formed and the effects
Firebird by Igor Stravinsky( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 62 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
Branches of government( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the branches of government, with footage from the Capitol, the White House, and the Supreme Court
 
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