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Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 957 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
Benjamin Franklin by Ingri D'Aulaire( Visual )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 902 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"During the 1700s, Benjamin Franklin established himself as one of America's greatest citizens. After all, he was a printer and writer, a statesman and scientist, and a humanitarian and inventor! Some people would even say he helped "invent" the United States! In Benjamin Franklin, kids will get an up-close look at the life and times of this prolific Founding Father. From his early years in Boston to his famous experiments with electricity and his globe-trotting negotiations during the Revolutionary War, kids will examine why our country is a better place because of Benjamin Franklin's legendary contributions"--Container
Ancient Egypt by Egypt( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 819 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
Harriet Tubman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated biography of Harriet Tubman, the Moses of her people, who helped more than 300 slaves escape to freedom in the North
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 769 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 )

4 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
Fractions by Wanda Sykes( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 720 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
George Washington by Rembrandt Peale( Visual )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From military scout, to colonial farmer, to General, to President of the United States, George Washington set the standard for what it means to be an American. In George Washington, kids will examine the life of the man whose leadership helped transform 13 colonies into a brilliant new country. From leading the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War to helping to shape the young nation, kids will get an up-close look at the man whom many refer to as the 'Father of Our Country'"--Container
United States history, origins to 2000( Visual )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 706 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The latter half of the 20th century saw many of the nation's minority groups taking a stand. Beginning with the efforts of those involved in the African-American civil rights movement of the 1960's, the push for equality in American society crossed over to other ethnic groups, women, and the disabled
Ancient China( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 700 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
The way things work( Visual )

16 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders invite a visiting inventor to a noisy concert of musical mammoths. Then they learn the principles behind various wind, string, brass and percussion instruments. The result is music to their ears
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 687 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
Natural disasters( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 664 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
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 661 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 )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores one of the creepier sides of nature, introducing deadly spiders, scorpions, crocodiles, and other creatures, as well as the mythological monsters they may have inspired
The Wright brothers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 644 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated biography of the Wright brothers', showing the development of the airplane and explaining some basic concepts of aerodynamics
Ancient Greece by Victoria( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the mysteries of ancient Greece, including a visit to the Acropolis
Ancient Maya by Ralph C Michelsen( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 574 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
Martin Luther King, Jr. by Margaret Boone-Jones( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 569 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
Christopher Columbus : explorer of the New World by Richard A Boning( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated biography of Christopher Columbus, who discovered America while sailing west to find China
 
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