WorldCat Identities

Joel, Ross

Overview
Works: 13 works in 80 publications in 1 language and 2,291 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  Children's films  Documentary films  Juvenile works  Nonfiction films  Case studies  Short films  Educational television programs  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Producer, Host
Classifications: PN1997, 546.8
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ross Joel
Brain and nervous system : your information superhighway( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the brain and nervous system, using the analogy of computers and the Internet. Topics discussed include electrical impulses and how nerve messages travel; parts of the brain and their functions; how the brain and spinal cord are protected; the senses; and diseases, drugs, and their effect on the brain and nervous system
Muscular system at work : the inner athlete by Myrna C Thomas( Visual )

12 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the many roles played by muscle and skin in our everyday lives. Topics include muscles and movement; cardiac, smooth, and skeletal muscle; detailed structure of a skeletal muscle; types of muscle contraction and movement; muscles and posture; homeostasis; and the important roles played by skin, hair, nails, and glands
Digestive system : your personal power plant( Visual )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Examines the processes by which the digestive system acts as a power plant for the body by turning food into energy. Topics discussed include the process of energy conversion; the structure and function of the organs of the digestive system; the role of enzymes; and maintaining a healthy digestive system"--Container
Skeletal system : the infrastructure( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the skeletal system, with an emphasis on its importance in providing structure and support for the body. Topics include how the skeletal and muscular systems work together to enable movement; the relationship between joints and bones; connective tissue; functions of the skeletal system, including support, protection, movement, storage, and blood cell production; and types of bones and joints
Circulatory system : your plasma pipeline( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program covers the circulatory system's important roles in transportation, purification, and regulation. Topics include the structure and function of the heart; the role of blood as a connective tissue; arteries, veins, and the flow of blood; the functions of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, and plasma; the lymphatic system; and maintaining a healthy circulatory system
Respiratory system : intake and exhaust( Visual )

9 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Using the analogy of an automobile's system of fuel intake and exhaust, this program explores the makeup and functions of the respiratory system. Topics include the processes of respiration; the organs involved in respiration; why cells need oxygen; structure and functions of the lungs; relationship between the brain and the respiratory system; and a detailed look at what's behind the "simple" act of breathing"--Website
Understanding parenting styles : authoritarian, democratic, permissive( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three young characters talk about a problem they have encountered with their parents. Each has either told a lie or deliberately withheld the truth. When the parents find out about it, each reacts in a remarkably different way, emphasizing their own parenting styles
Circulatory system : the plasma pipeline( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Covers the circulatory system's important roles in transportation, purification, and regulation. Topics include the structure and function of the heart; the role of blood as a connective tissue; arteries, veins, and the flow of blood; the functions of red cells, white blood cells, platelets, and plasma; the lymphatic system; and maintaining a healthy circulatory system"--Container
Periodic table by Open University S205/DVD00673( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The groupings of the conventional table are clearly explained with helpful graphics, while on-screen experiments illustrate the properties of various elements
Perfect punctuation by Evalynne J Lathrop( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Put some fun into your writing instruction and emphasize the importance of using proper punctuation. This humorous video identifies and defines the various punctuation marks
The Perfect sentence by Seed Company Learning( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expose common grammatical mistakes and help improve your students' sentence construction. The program discusses common sentence-construction problems, such as run-on sentences and sentence fragments, and the difference between active and passive voice
Lab safety : chem games( Visual )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented in a fast-paced, energetic style, this program uses a mock lab safety competition to teachi its lessons. Students are "scord" on how well they execute lab safety techniques. These include: wearing proper attire (including eye protection), proper chemical handling, safe Bunsen burning, proper spill clean-up, and fire extinguisher use. The use and location of the eye wash station, fire blankets, and sefety shower is also mentioned
Smoking cessation by Bonnie J Spring( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program takes a look at the health risks associated with smoking. It explores the dangers of cigarettes and cigars to smokers, as well as the threat of secondhand smoke. [Also, it] will show you some different ways people are trying to stop smoking and what works"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
Joel Ross American football player

Joel Ross American footballspeler

Joel Ross futbolista estadounidense

Joel Ross peileadóir Meiriceánach

جويل روس لاعب كرة قدم أمريكي

Languages
English (80)