WorldCat Identities

Schecter, Ellen

Overview
Works: 38 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 10,444 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Children's television programs  Children's films  Drama  Animated films  Animated television programs  Educational television programs  Science television programs  Folklore 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay
Classifications: PZ8.2.S34, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Ellen Schecter
 
Most widely held works by Ellen Schecter
The town mouse and the country mouse by Ellen Schecter( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 962 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the town mouse and the country mouse visit each other, they find they prefer very different ways of life
The boy who cried "Wolf!" by Ellen Schecter( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and German and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses rebuses to retell the Aesop fable about a young boy whose false cries for help bring him to an unfortunate end
The warrior maiden : a Hopi legend by Ellen Schecter( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the Hopi Indian legend in which Huh-áy-ay, a brave Hopi girl, helps to save her peaceful pueblo from Apache raiders
Sleep tight, Pete by Ellen Schecter( Book )

5 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pete's mother tells him three bedtime stories in which he is the hero
She'll be coming around the mountain by Emily Coplon( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 725 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This version of the song "She'll Be Coming Round the Mountain" depicts a boisterous family celebration
The flower of Sheba by Doris Orgel( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells the Old Testament story in which Sheba visits Solomon to test his wisdom and recounts the traditional explanation in which he passes her final test with the aid of a bee
Swim like a fish by Ellen Schecter( Book )

5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While learning to swim with Mama, Annie discovers that by using her imagination she can float like a fish, paddle like a puppy, dive like a dolphin, and sneak like a shark
Real live monsters! by Ellen Schecter( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at several unusual animals and their habits, letting readers decide if they are awesome or awful
Sim Chung and the river dragon : a folktale from Korea by Ellen Schecter( Book )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2001 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In order to obtain a cure for her father's blindness, a loving young girl agrees to marry a terrifying dragon
I love to sneeze by Ellen Schecter( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lover of sneezes describes the havoc wrought by such nasal explosions, which have the power to blow the whiskers off the cat and make freckles jump noses
The magic school bus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eccentric schoolteacher takes her class on wonderous educational field trips with the help of a magical schoolbus
Diamonds and toads : a classic fairy tale by Ellen Schecter( Book )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After showing kindness to a fairy in disguise, Claire receives the gift of flowers and jewels that fall from her mouth when she speaks, but her bitter sister suffers a less pleasant fate
The family Haggadah by Ellen Schecter( Book )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interprets and explains the story of the Exodus and discusses how families can discover the deeper meanings and traditions of the Seder
The magic school bus( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Ms. Frizzle leads the way, the class takes an exciting exploration through the Ralphie Robot to learn about bones, joints and muscles, a journey through Arnold's digestive system, and a pulsating excursion through Ralphie's bloodstream
About face by Ellen Schecter( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cindy Crawford, along with her son Presley and other little ones, demonstrate how to use facial expressions to convey a variety of feelings
The big idea by Ellen Schecter( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Luz Mendez is determined to turn a run-down vacant lot into a garden like the one her grandmother had in Puerto Rico, but she must convince her neighbors to help
Miss Nelson is back by Harry Allard( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses surprises and disguises and presents a reading of the book, Miss Nelson is back, by Harry Allard and James Marshall. While Miss Nelson is away her students decide to create a lookalike to fool their principal. Their substitute teacher, Miss Swamp, sets things straight. Review books - Grandmama's Joy by Eloise Greenfield ; Daddy is a monster sometimes by John Steptoe ; Harlequin and the gift of many colors by Remy Charlip and Burton Supree
Hot-air Henry by Mary Calhoun( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Hot-air Henry, by Mary Calhoun. Host LeVar Burton attends a colorful national ballooning event in South Carolina. He then provides a comical look into the past at some flying machines that didn't. Three books are also reviewed: "Easy-to-make spaceships that really fly" by Mary Blocksma and Dewey Blocksma, "The big balloon race" by Eleanor Coerr, and "Just us women" by Jeannette Caines
Feelings : emotions and art by Joseph C Martin( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2004 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea of using art to explore the human condition rather than the divine was a significant departure from the predominantly religious artwork that preceded this secular revelation. In this program, Matthew Collings seeks the first glimmerings of humanist art in the Italian Renaissance-particularly in the works of Giotto and Leonardo da Vinci. He also contrasts two 18th-century artists who, in diametrically opposed ways, expressed this new sense of human potential, whether noble or monstrous: Jacques-Louis David and Francisco Goya. Original broadcast title: Feelings. (49 minutes)
Arthur's eyes by Marc Tolon Brown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(First story) For some reason, Arthur isn't doing very well in school anymore. Maybe he just needs glasses. Problem is, he doesn't want to be seen wearing them. (Second story) It's school picture day, and Muffy has been working some magic on her best friend Francine
 
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I love to sneeze
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German (1)

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The boy who cried "Wolf!"The warrior maiden : a Hopi legendSleep tight, PeteShe'll be coming around the mountainThe flower of ShebaSwim like a fishReal live monsters!Sim Chung and the river dragon : a folktale from Korea