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Schlessinger Media

Overview
Works: 1,518 works in 3,083 publications in 1 language and 196,832 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Motion pictures  Educational films  Children's films  History  Children's television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nature television programs  Science films  Nature films 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: QE862.D5, 612
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Most widely held works by Schlessinger Media
Arctic & Antarctic( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Ancient Rome( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Rome, including a visit to Pompeii
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape our planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent
Fractions( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will understand the relationship between parts and wholes, and learn to name and write fractions with numerators and denominators. Students discover that equivalent fractions, mixed numbers and improper fractions are different ways to name the same amount. The concept of adding and subtracting fractions with like and unlike denominators is also emphasized
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 690 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through fact and fantasy, putting viewers face to face with deadly spiders, scorpions, and ferocious crocodiles. Meet terrifying monsters and discover the real creatures who may have inspired these mythical beasts
Ancient Aztec empire( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this program, viewers travel from present day Mexico City to over 500 years into the past to learn about the amazing Aztec Empire. The Aztecs were a warlike people with their own religion, language, and cultural rituals. Archaeological excavations that reveal remains of grand Aztec temples and statues provide a starting point for an exploration of this wealthy and highly organized society. Through colorful historical recreations and vivid graphic illustrations, students can easily imagine the Aztec island-city of Tenochtitlan and what everyday life may have been like for Aztec people
Ancient Maya( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the Mayan civilization of Central America and Mexico
Ancient Egypt( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Egypt, including a trip to the pyramids
Telling time( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this video, kids measure time in seconds, minutes and hours, and order events by using words like before and after. They also learn about A.M. and P.M, about how to use a calendar and about how to estimate time
Martin Luther King, Jr( Visual )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Not that long ago, African Americans were denied basic rights and opportunities in the United States, but one man's work and dedication helped change the future for our country - not just for African Americans, but for all Americans. In Martin Luther King, Jr., kids will take an in-depth look at the life of this civil rights leader and learn about his commitment to nonviolence in the pursuit of social change. From his days as a minister in Alabama to his role in the battle for equal rights, discover how Americans responded to the actions and words of the most influential leader of the Civil Rights Movement"--Container
Planets by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Journey through space and time, witnessing the birth of the sun and traveling to the outer limits of the solar system
Jamestown( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students explore the settlement of Jamestown through realistic reenactments filmed at actual historic locations
Ancient China( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the mysteries of ancient China, including a visit to the Great Wall
Plimoth Plantation( Visual )

2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Viewers learn about the people, daily life and culture in the original Plimouth Plantation of 1620, the first colonial settlement in southern New England
Decimals & percents( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will discover that decimals name numbers that are less than one and learn that percents compare numbers with 100
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day( Visual )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children take an in-depth look at the life of this Civil Rights leader and learn about his commitment to nonviolence in the pursuit of social change. Teaches the important milestones of the Civil Rights Movement
 
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