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Schlessinger Media

Overview
Works: 1,520 works in 3,057 publications in 1 language and 196,692 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Biography  Educational films  Science films  Software  Fiction 
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 970 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 805 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 778 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 753 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 737 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 718 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!
Prehistoric life by Dorling Kindersley Vision ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 707 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 694 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 685 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 635 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 633 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 596 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
Martin Luther King, Jr ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 587 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, witness the birth of the sun, travel to the outer limits of the solar system, and much more
Plimoth Plantation ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 554 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
Jamestown ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Students explore the settlement of Jamestown through realistic reenactments filmed at actual historic locations
Decimals & percents ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 526 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
Ancient China ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 522 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
Telling time ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 522 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
 
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