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WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 702 works in 1,599 publications in 1 language and 38,539 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Children's television programs  Biographical films  Historical films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Animated films  Fiction 
Roles: prn, Publisher
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Most widely held works about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Your life, your money by Donald Faison( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Home use only
The War of 1812( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-hour documentary looking at this important historic event from several perspectives, the American, Canadian, British and Native American. Contains some limited reenactments and major historians, authors, and experts
Underground railroad : the William Still story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the compelling story of William Still, one of the most unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad, and details the accounts of black abolitionists who had everything at stake as they helped fugitives follow the North Star to Canada
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Digging up dinosaurs, by Aliki. Host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( Visual )

19 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice. Host LeVar Burton also visits a zoo to find out some surprising facts about the eating habits of goats and other animals
Niagara Falls by John Steele Gordon( Visual )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of human achievement and human folly on an epic scale. It is a tale of exploitation and preservation and the changing nature of love in America - of the way Man has related to Nature over centuries
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( Visual )

11 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LeVar discovers a mysterious and fascinating world of nocturnal animals, and explores the not-so-silent world of slumber and dreams
If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff( Visual )

14 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Segment of the television program featuring the story about a boy who invites a mouse in for a cookie. Also discusses bowling lanes and chain reactions
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugs includes general information, jokes and descriptions of the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common insects. Other segments include: LeVar visits Insect world: with the assistance of an entomologist LeVar discovers the uniqueness of a wide variety of bugs and insects at Cincinnati Zoo's Insect World ; See the migration of Monarch Butterflies: take a trip to the mountains in Mexico to find out where monarch butterflies go when they migrate for the winter
Music, music, everywhere( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Mummies made in Egypt( Visual )

11 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Mummies made in Egypt, written by Aliki. Describes the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Visual )

10 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash, by Trinka Hakes Noble. Host LeVar Burton also visits a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of the book, "Amazing Grace" by author Mary Hoffman and illustrator Caroline Binch leads into a discussion of stereotyping. LeVar interviews Whoppi Goldberg, where the topic of pursuing your own dreams is discussed
Follow the drinking gourd : a story of the Underground Railroad by Bernardine Connelly( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of the book, "Follow the drinking gourd" by Jeanette Winter about the Underground Railroad that helped lead slaves to freedom. Host LeVar Burton introduces viewers to the history, heroes, stories and music of the African-American culture which emerged from slavery. Additional books reviewed: "Shake it to the one you love the best : play songs and lullabies from the black musical traditions" collected and adapted by Cheryl Warren Mattox ; "A picture book of Harriet Tubman" by David A. Adler ; "Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt" by Deborah Hopkinson
Rechenka's eggs( Visual )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural and crafted eggs are the subject of this program hosted by LeVar Burton. The Russian story of "Rechenka's eggs" by Patricia Polacco is read, the viewer visits the author, who decorates an egg using the Ukranian art of pysanky. Also included is an experiment to show the strength of an egg and students watch many animals hatch from eggs. Three other books are introduced, including "The talking eggs" by Robert D. San Souci, "Stefan & Olga" by Betsy Day, and "I made it myself" by Sabine Lohf
Family matters by Ann Turner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
The Adirondacks( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at one of the largest parks in America, with 6 million acres that is divided between privately owned land and protected wilderness. Features the history, landscape, and the Adirondacks of today
Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Paul Bunyan, by Steven Kellogg. Deals with a forest fire, Smokey Bear, and woodsmen competitions. Shot on location in Maine and hosted by LeVar Burton
Ocean life by Bill Nye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows. Humphrey the lost whale: a true story tells the journey of one California humpback whale. "Wrong-way" Humphrey finds his way back to sea with the help of friends. Sam the sea cow is a true story about Sam the manatee who was rescued from a sewer drain and nursed back to health
Barn dance! by William Kurelek( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roy Clark reads the featured book Barn dance about a magical time when animals hold a hoedown in the barn. Host LeVar Burton goes to an old-fashioned barn dance, learns how a fiddle is made and learns something about clogging. The reviewed books are The old banjo by Dennis Haseley, I like the music by Leah Komaiko, and Half a moon and one whole star by Crescent Dragonwagon
 
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Digging up dinosaursGregory the terrible eaterStellalunaIf you give a mouse a cookieBugsMummies made in EgyptFollow the drinking gourd : a story of the Underground RailroadThe AdirondacksBarn dance!