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

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Works: 563 works in 1,291 publications in 1 language and 39,562 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Life skills guides  History  Nonfiction television programs  Documentary television programs  Historical television programs  Folklore  Television programs 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 791.4572
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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.)
Gregory the terrible eater ; Gila monsters meet you at the airport by Mitchell Sharmat ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Gila monsters meet you at the airport, by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Host LeVar Burton investigates the Arizona desert to find out what a Gila monster is really like
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 640 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 at the Dinosaur National Monument
Your life, your money ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An engaging, high-impact program addresses a crucial need for honest, open financial advice in a pivotal stage of life. Through the compelling real-life stories of young people dealing with various financial and lifestyle scenarios, the program raises fiscal consciousness and knowledge on everything from banking and credit to investments, budgeting, insurance and self-employment. It features personal financial advice from respected national financial advisors
The War of 1812 ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 513 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
Stellaluna ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After she falls headfirst into a bird's nest, a baby bat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother
The Tortoise & the hare Hill of fire by Janet Stevens ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book The tortoise and the hare, by Janet Stevens
If you give a mouse a cookie ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A reading of the book, "If you give a mouse a cookie" by Laura Joffe Numeroff. Discusses chain reactions from a bowling alley, leading into the reading of the main story. Then it's off to a factory where bowling balls are made and a domino expert demonstrates how he designs chain reactons as he sets up a domino art event. Reviews: "This is the key to the kingdom" by Diane Worfolk Allison, "The house that Jack built" illustrated by Jebby Stow, and "Smart dog" by Ralph Leemis
Niagara Falls ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 468 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
The Day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 458 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
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker ( Visual )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viewers learn where insects live, what they're good for, how they grow and more
The Patchwork quilt by Valerie Flournoy ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book The patchwork quilt, by Valerie Flournoy. Shot on location at Boston Childrens Museum and hosted by LeVar Burton
Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feature book: Grace is a little girl who want to be Peter Pan in the school play. She runs into obstacles because she is black and female, but refuses to give in. Added features include a visit with Whoopi Goldberg, a female hockey player in action, a female boiler mechanic tells about the job she does. Review books: Paul Yee's Roses sing on new snow, Great women in the struggle written by Toyomi Igus and others, and Emily Arnold McCully's Mirette on the high wire
Underground railroad the William Still story ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 426 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
Mummies made in Egypt ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 424 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
Rechenka's eggs ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 406 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
Music, music, everywhere ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Paul Bunyan ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 390 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
Follow the drinking gourd ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 379 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
Watch the stars come out ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A brother and sister bravely travel alone across the ocean to the United States, from the book by Riki Levinson. LeVar explores the plight of the many courageous immigrants who came to America filled with hopes and dreams
Alistair in outer space ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and reviews other books with related themes
 
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