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Disney Educational Productions

Overview
Works: 1,121 works in 2,438 publications in 1 language and 84,561 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Educational films  Children's television programs  Nonfiction films  Science television programs  Science films  Nonfiction television programs  Music  Educational television programs 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: QA115, 537
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Most widely held works by Disney Educational Productions
Magnetism by Ron Marson( Visual )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 1,177 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."
Gravity( Visual )

9 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in English and held by 1,057 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
Electricity by Edward P Ortleb( Visual )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,016 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 )

8 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 977 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
Friction by Massachusetts Institute of Technology( Visual )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 929 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
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 919 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
Bill Nye the Science Guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 841 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
School house rock! by Inc Scholastic Rock( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of three-minute informational programs that teaches children about multiplication through lively songs and music. Each segment focuses on an individual number represented by its unique character
Bill Nye the science guy by Society for Visual Education( Visual )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Thousands of earthquakes happen each year and Bill Nye the Science Guy trembles in his boots when he explains what causes them. In Earthquakes, find out what makes big pieces of the Earth's crust (the plates) move and what you should have on hand in case of a quake"--Container
Planets by Gustav Holst( Visual )

13 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye goes planet-gazing and takes a serious look at Jupiter's features, Earth's elliptical orbit, and the distances between planets. Cool home demo shows how to make Mars soil
Bill Nye the science guy by Charles R Belinky( Visual )

11 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Did you know that most of the water on the planet is the same water that's been here since the Earth formed? In WATER CYCLE, Bill uses a whimsical model to demonstrate the phases of the water cycle: evaporation, condensation, precipitation, and collection
Bill Nye the science guy by Bill Nye( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in English and held by 622 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
Cells by Brian A Jerome( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the basic unit that makes up all living organisms--the cell. Looks at DNA and microscopic creatures like amoebas and paramecia
Do-it-yourself science( Visual )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the first program, Bill Nye demonstrates how to tell pseudoscience from science; in the second program, he presents a variety of experiments the viewer can perform at home on a variety of topics
School house rock!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaches children the different parts of speech through songs and music
Ocean life by Sumeria( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In OCEAN LIFE, Bill goes underwater to talk about ocean ecosystems and the importance of small organisms such as coral, kelp, and plankton. Amazingly, these latter organisms are the food of huge whales, which gather them by straining thousands of tons of sea water through their mouths
The American presidents. [the first eleven presidents]( Visual )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 582 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
Migration by Bill Viola( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows several species to learn why and how animals, birds, and insects travel up to thousands of miles before returning
Disney's wild about safety( Visual )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 564 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
Bill Nye the science guy by Penny Norman( Visual )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Nye examines the process of inventing
 
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