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Disney Educational Productions

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Most widely held works by Disney Educational Productions
The American presidents. [the first eleven presidents]( Visual )

16 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fresh and relevant narrative about the men who led this country through change and the lives they affected, from an early idea of democracy to our first African-American President
Electricity by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Safety Smart Science with Bill Nye the Science Guy explores the science of safety by going behind the scenes at Underwriters Laboratories and discovering how products that use electricity are tested to keep us safe. Learn the shocking truth about conductors and insulators and why electricity can be dangerous if you become part of the circuit
Energy by Paul G Hewitt( Visual )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2009 in English and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What scientific principle is at work in every theme park ride the Imagineers create? It's Energy. The Imagineers reveal the role energy plays in popular theme park attractions such as Epcot's Test Track and the Mad Tea Party. Students will learn that energy is the ability to do work and that energy is constantly being transferred from one thing to another. They will also identify the difference between potential and kinetic energy and be able to establish examples and benefits of renewable energy."--Container
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

22 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Marine Mammals, Bill Nye explains how they are really more like humans. Listen closely to hear mammals communicate underwater and find out how our "relatives at sea" have found ways to live in oceans around the world
Magnetism by Asa Kalama( Visual )

10 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Which attractive force propels the launch of Rock n' Roller coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios? Magnetism! The Walt Disney Imagineers demonstrate how they use magnets of all types throughout Disney's theme parks...Students will learn about the attraction and repulsion of opposite poles, magnetic fields and domains, and electromagnets."
School house rock! by Western Publishing Company( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of three-minute informational programs for children set to lively music and rhyming lyrics. Each segment focuses on an individual number represented by its unique character
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

17 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Food web, watch as Bill Nye becomes tangled in a complex food web in his quest to demonstrate that all living things depend on other living things to survive
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In Storms, see what happens when huge masses of air collide. Destructive or not, storms benefit us. The tropical regions of the Earth would be too hot to inhabit--and the subpolar regions too cold -- if we didn't have hurricanes and typhoons to distribute the Earth's heat so efficiently."--Container
School house rock!( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches children the different parts of speech through songs and music
Migration by Bill Viola( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several species to learn why and how animals, birds, and insects travel up to thousands of miles before returning
Gravity by Gravity( Visual )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"What is the force that puts the thrill in thrill rides? Gravity, of course! One of the biggest challenges for Imagineers in designing theme park attractions, like Disney's Rockin' Roller Coaster and The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, is figuring out the best way to work with-and sometimes against-gravity's constant 1G force. Learn to define gravity and explain the relationship between gravity, mass, and distance. Apply an understanding of forces to explain the feeling of weightlessness on a rollercoaster ride"--Container
Cells by Brian A Jerome( Visual )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows various kinds of cells, explains how cells are the building blocks of all living things and the vast number of cells in all complex organism
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

12 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robin Leach and John Ratzenberger drop by to help Bill Nye take a closer look at dinosaurs and what has been discovered about the lifestyles of the big and extinct"--Container
Friction by Ernest Rabinowicz( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here the Imagineers showcase how different types of friction - static, kinetic, and rolling - come into play when they're designing Disney's theme park rides and attractions. From rollercoaster wheels for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad to the shape of a Disney Cruise Line ship's hull, the Imagineers can use tribology (the study of friction) to find ways to reduce drag
Disney's wild about safety( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Get down, get out, and stay out!' That's just one of the lessons Timon and Pumbaa share to help students understand what to do in a fire emergency. From smoke alarms, fire escape plans, and preventative measures such as not playing with matches, Timon and Pumbaa review their Safety Smart Checklist full of valuable and life-saving fire safety information
The last lecture by Jeffrey Evans Stake( Visual )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Randy Pausch, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University was asked to deliver a "Last Lecture" (a series designed to examine the final lessons the speaker would impart when facing their own mortality). For Randy the topic was anything but hypothetical - he had recently received a terminal cancer diagnosis. He delivered his lecture entitled: "Really achieving your childhood dreams" at Carnegie Mellon University on Sept. 18, 2007. Randy lost his cancer battle on July 25, 2008 but his legacy lives on through this "Last Lecture."
Predator and prey( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 532 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Showcases the ongoing battle for survival between predator and prey. Students will journey on land and under sea for a riveting look at many species - from caribou and cheetahs to sea lions and sharks - as they either stalk their prey or avoid being stalked themselves. From the amazing variety of adaptations that characterize both predators and prey to the natural order of a food chain, this DVD highlights the important role predation plays in keeping the natural world in balance"--Container
Newton's 3 laws of motion by Asa Kalama( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Newton's Three Laws of Motion are at work in virtually every Disney theme park ride and attraction. The Walt Disney Imagineers demonstrate how they use Newton's Three Laws to create some of the most exciting ride experiences possible. From the thrilling rockets of California Adventure's Golden Zephyr to the wild twists of California Screamin', students will learn to define acceleration, friction and motion. Best of all, they'll be able to see first-hand the relationship between the motion of objects and the forces that act on them"--Container
Donald in Mathmagic Land by Milt Banta( Visual )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donald Duck gets a lesson in math appreciation when he is shown the relevance of math in everyday life. Donald wanders into a mysterious land filled with numbers, shapes, and peculiar symbols. "The Spirit of Adventure" (narrator) informs the skeptical duck that he is about to embark on a journey through the wonderland of mathematics. Donald is whisked back to ancient Greece to meet Pythagoras, the father of math and music. After eavesdropping on a secret meeting of Pythagoreans and turning their serene musical trio into a riotous quartet, Donald continues on his journey. He takes on numerous roles, including art critic, nature observer, billiards player, baseball player, and even Lewis Carroll's Alice. Through his adventures in Mathmagic Land, Donald comes to appreciate how measurements, calculations, shapes, and ratios contribute to music, architecture and art, nature, games, and inventions of all kinds, as well as the role of math in the future
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

18 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye explains to viewers how the body's digestive system is like a fine-tuned machine that turns food into energy
 
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Disney Educational Productions educational film division of The Walt Disney Company

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