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Schlessinger Media

Overview
Works: 1,667 works in 4,559 publications in 2 languages and 178,366 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  History  Documentary television programs  Biography  Nature television programs  Children's television programs  Nonfiction films  Documentary films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, Producer
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Most widely held works about Schlessinger Media
 
Most widely held works by Schlessinger Media
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 956 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
The way things work( Visual )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some of the Mammoth Islanders decide to explore the far side of a distant mountain ridge on a breezy spring day. Halfway up the steep trail, they become trapped and must be rescued by a hot air balloon
Ancient Egypt by Egypt( Visual )

13 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 815 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
Dinosaur by Mary Frank( Visual )

7 editions published in 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 750 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 Rome by Bob Carruthers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 741 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues ancient Rome, including a visit to Pompeii
Rainforest (Jungle)( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 736 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
Ancient Greece by Victoria( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 730 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
Harriet Tubman( Visual )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Less than 200 years ago, thousands of African-American men, women and children were enslaved right here in the United States of America. One brave woman not only dared to escape, but even risked her own life time and time again in order to free hundreds of others. In Harriet Tubman, kids will get an up-close look at the life of this famed conductor on the Underground Railroad while learning about the daily life of enslaved people and the dangers faced by those who fought to free them"--Container
Ancient China( Visual )

10 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 693 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 by Wanda Sykes( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 690 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
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the forces that shape the planet and the lives of its inhabitants. Rare footage captures the violence of natural disasters, from hurricanes to volcanoes
United States history, origins to 2000( Visual )

29 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 685 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
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( Visual )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 681 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
Monster by Dorling Kindersley Vision( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 646 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
Multiplication by Calvin J Irons( Visual )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kids learn the ingredients in multiplication number sentences-- factors, products, multiplication signs and equal signs-- and master multiplication tips including ordering factors, fact families, multiplying by one and zero, skip counting and using patterns. Physical arrays of everyday objects, place value blocks, and hundreds charts help students easily visualize and solve multiplication problems. The concepts of prime and composite numbers are explored using factor rainbows, and kids experiment with different strategies for multiplying single and double-digit numbers
Human machine (Bodyzone)( Visual )

5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 631 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
The Wright brothers( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

By exploring archival films, photographs and actual drawings and materials, students will learn of the Wright brothers, especially through reenactments. They had to test their ideas about flight before finally building their first powered airplane
Benjamin Franklin by Charles Willson Peale( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 629 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 Maya by Ralph C Michelsen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 565 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 )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 561 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
 
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