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Schlessinger Media

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Works: 1,409 works in 3,014 publications in 1 language and 197,864 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Educational films  Software  Fiction 
Roles: Distributor, Publisher
Classifications: QE862.D5, 612
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Most widely held works by Schlessinger Media
Arctic & Antarctic ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 946 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 Egypt ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Egypt, including a visit to the pyramids
Ancient Greece ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Greece, including a trip to Acropolis
Ancient Rome ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 822 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
Religions of the world ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History and beliefs of major world religions presented through documentary film, recreations, and specialist explanations
Dinosaur by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 776 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
Ancient China ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 759 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
Fractions ( Visual )
9 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students will understand the relationship between parts and wholes, and learn to name and write fractions with numerators and denominators. Kids discover that equivalent fractions, mixed numbers and improper fractions are different ways to name the same amount. The mystery of comparing and ordering fractions is solved by using number sense and fraction strips. The concept of adding and subtracting fractions with like and unlike denominators is also emphasized. Fractions are an important part of the math whole!
Rainforest (Jungle) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 749 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 739 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
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 706 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 689 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 684 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 )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 661 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 641 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 Inca ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they visit the Andes Mountains to explore the civilization of the Incas
Ancient Mesopotamia ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the mysteries of the ancient Sumerian, Assyrian abd Babylonian civilizations
The way things work ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When a mammoth delivering canvas awnings gets lifted off the ground by the wind, the Mammoth Islanders discover the power of the wind. The Islanders experiment and eventually learn the right combination of the four forces involved in flight: gravity, lift, thrust, and drag
Telling time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 590 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
Ancient Africa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of the Great Zimbabwe ruins and trace the history of the Swahili-speaking peoples of East Africa
 
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