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Jerome, Stephanie Zak

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Most widely held works by Stephanie Zak Jerome
Actividades de las plantas = Activities of plants( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and Spanish and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several important plant activities including photosynthesis, reproduction, growth, and germination are investigated in this video. Students will learn how these processes are related to the structure of plants. Includes basic terminology and a quiz, video index, glossary, and labeled slides
Topografías = Landforms( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Earth's landscape is made up of a wide variety of physical features referred to as landforms. Characteristics of the major landforms are illustrated through the use of dramatic footage from North America, including the Grand Canyon, Interior Plains, and the Rocky Mountains. Earth's water features are also depicted. Important terminology includes: plain, relief, interior plain, coastal plain, plateau, mountain, hill, valley, canyon, beach, dune, sea cliff, sea stack, ocean, lake, bay, river, and creek."--Publisher's website
Environmental problems and solutions( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Spanish and English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces students to the important role the environment plays in our everyday lives. Several environmental problems are highlighted, with a focus on pollution and global warming. The video explains how these problems impact the health of our planet and its inhabitants. Finally, the importance of sustainability is discussed. Additional concepts and terminology: ecology, biological extinction, resource depletion, overconsumption of resources, fossil fuels, global climate change, and more
Changes on earth( Visual )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary scientific explanations of land forms, formation, and physical geology
Day and night( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elementary scientific explanation of causes of day and night on Earth
Cadenas alimenticias = Food chains( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is fascinating to explore the energy relationships between living things. This exciting video investigates the process of living things producing energy, consuming it, and breaking it down. Food chains and food webs visually illustrate these relationships
Nuestra preciosa tierra = Our precious earth( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All the people in the world live on the same planet, which we call home. This program explains why Earth is precious and how it is being damaged. Special attention is paid to how we can conserve natural resources and care for the planet
Stars and galaxies( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about the realm of stars and galaxies; the size, temperature, and brightness of stars; the life cycle of a star; and more. Includes video quiz; teacher's guide; slides; and more
Everyday simple machines( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A day does not go by without using simple machines. This program explores the six major types of simple machines with practical, colorful examples of each. Vivid video footage illustrates how each of the following simple machines works and makes our lives easier: levers, inclined planes, wedges, screws, wheel and axles, and pulleys. Other important terminology includes: compound machine, work, effort, force, and mechanical advantage."
Reading maps( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this video, students learn how to understand and use maps. Common maps are illustrated throughout the program. Different types of maps, including ski, bike, road, and topographic maps, are discussed. Map-reading fundamentals, including using a legend and scale, are also highlighted. The program also explains how lines of latitude and longitude can help identify a location, and how contour lines on a topographic map indicate slope. Additional concepts and terminology: globe, map symbols, global positioning system (GPS)."--Publisher's website
Adaptations( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Characteristics enabling organisms to survive and reproduce are referred to as adaptations. This program explores the wide range of adaptations humans, plants, animals, and all living things exhibit"--Container
Earth in action series( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This four-part series introduces the concepts and terminology of earth sciences
Electricity by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video explores the fundamental concepts of electrical energy. Easy-to-understand animations illustrate the concepts of electric charge and electric current. Examples of ways we use electricity are cited. Static electricity and the role it plays in creating lightning is also described. Important terminology includes: protons, electrons, repel, attract, charges, charged objects, electrical discharge, electric field, and electric force."
Exploring earth, sun, and moon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at some of the important characteristics of the earth, moon, and sun. Discusses phases of the moon, solar and lunar eclipses, tides, gravity, and the relationships between the earth, sun, and moon
Healthy eating habits( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stresses the fundamental skills needed to plan, select, and prepare foods that make up a healthy diet
What is sound?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the characteristics of sound. Explains that sound is energy created by vibrations in air, liquids, or solids and that sound waves are waves that look like a slinky
What are plants?( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This video explores the diversity of plants and introduces the important characteristics plants have in common: photosynthesis, cell walls, and reproducing by seeds or spores. The importance of plants in everyday life is emphasized."--Container
Magnets and electromagnetism( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program explores the various properties of magnets and the characteristics of magnetic force. Colorful graphics and real-life footage explain how magnets are used in generating electricity. Electromagnets and their many uses are demonstrated as well. Other terminology includes: magnetic poles, magnetic field, electric motor, generator, solenoid, and electromagnetism."
Earth's rotation and revolution( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the rotation of the Earth and its revolution around the sun
Weathering & erosion by Laurence Jankowski( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The everyday real-life processes of weatherig and erosion. Easy-to-understand examples of weathering compare the differences between the processes of mechanical and chemical weathering. Erosion is addressed via action-oriented video footage
 
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