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JWM Productions

Overview
Works: 282 works in 433 publications in 1 language and 25,512 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  History  Nonfiction films  Biographical films  Documentary television programs  Animated films  Short films  Historical films 
Roles: Director, Producer
Classifications: DT61, B
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Most widely held works by JWM Productions
Sherman's march( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General William Tecumseh Sherman's total war strategy against the South helped end the Civil War and forever changed the nation. Sherman's brutal and effective campaign, which not only saved the Lincoln presidency, the Union, and thousands of lives, but also made Sherman one of the most hated and controversial figures in American history. In November 1864, Sherman and an army of 60,000 troops began their march from Atlanta to Savannah, and then up through the Carolinas. He led his soldiers over 650 miles in less than 100 marching days, losing only 600 men along the way. Sherman achieved his goal: to expedite the end of the war
Ancient Egypt( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students explore King Tut's tomb in the Valley of the Kings and discover the glorious golden treasures that were to accompany the pharaoh into the afterlife. Expert engineers and architects, the ancient Egyptians built spectacular pyramids and monuments at the direction of their kings. Their intricate writing system of hieroglyphs mystified archeologists until the discovery and translation of the Rosetta Stone. Suggested audience: primary, intermediate, junior secondary
Ancient Rome( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 453 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
Ancient Greece( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 449 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
Martin Luther King, Jr.( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 429 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
Daily pioneer life( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the players in a pioneer life adventure game to discover what life was like in pioneer settlements in the western territories of the United States during the 1800's. Learn about the hardships pioneers endured from cooking in a log cabin to tending cattle in the fields
All about the planets( Visual )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Takes children on a tour of the nine planets of our solar system, explaining vital statistics about each ... This program is based on the concepts outlined in the 'National Science Education Content Standards' for earth science."
Ancient Maya( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 412 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
Hurricanes & tornadoes( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Students will study both tornadoes and hurricanes from their early beginnings to the full-blown storms that wreak havoc on land. The program shows how meteorologists use data such as location, movement, wind speed, temperature and air pressure to predict the course of these storms and provide early warnings to people living in their path
Ancient China( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history and culture of ancient China, discussing rulers and dynasties, the construction of the Great Wall, innovations such as silk, calligraphy, and the yo-yo, the Silk Road, and other topics
Abraham Lincoln( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning in 1861, the Civil War divided the country, pitting "brother against brother" in a conflict that threatened to permanently destroy the union. If not for the dedication and firm resolve of Abraham Lincoln during this difficult time, the United States may have ceased to exist. In Abraham Lincoln, kids will examine the life of this country boy from Kentucky who rose to become President of the United States, and who guided his country through one of its darkest hours while speaking out against slavery at a time when many were too afraid to take a stand"--Container
Ancient Mesopotamia( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 391 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
Ancient Inca( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 385 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 Aztec empire( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 377 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 Africa( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 367 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
Harriet Tubman( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 361 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
Westward expansion in the U.S.( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the players in a pioneer life adventure game to follow events and famous people in history during the westward expansion of the United States. Discover how the Louisiana Purchase and the California Gold Rush encouraged exploration and settlement. Learn the role of individuals such as Daniel Boone, and the effect pioneer settlements had upon Native American populations. See how transportation innovations transformed the West
George Washington( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 350 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
The pioneer journey westward( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join the players in a pioneer life adventure game to discover how families decided to move West and how they prepared for their overland journey. Witness the daily life of pioneers on the Oregon Trail as they cross dangerous rivers, encounter severe weather and see majestic landmarks
Ancient Aegean( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the mysteries of the ancient Minoan civilization
 
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Languages
English (44)