WorldCat Identities

Leonard, Ben

Overview
Works: 91 works in 136 publications in 2 languages and 3,023 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Educational films  History  Miscellanea  Examinations  Film adaptations  Drama 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: QL49, 560
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ben Leonard
Americana by Penguin Videos( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in English and Spanish and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children have about water and weather. Included are questions such as Why do we have different seasons? What is a rainbow? Why do winds have different names? What is dew? Why do snowflakes have six sides? How were the oceans formed? and many others
A Healthy body( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions on the human body such as: How does the body make blood cells? How much blood do we have in our bodies? What vitamins do we need? What does salt do for the body? What is an addict? What are hallucinogenic drugs?
Mammals( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children ask about mammals. Included are questions such as : Why are whales considered mammals? Can seals live underwater? Why does the kangaroo have a pouch? Why do elephants have big ears? Why do bats hang upside down?
Pre-historic animals, reptiles and amphibians( Visual )

3 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentes y preguntas de las respuestas sobre animales, reptiles y anfibios prehistoricos. Por ejemplo: Qué significa la palabra dinosaur? Cuáles son los reptiles más grandes? Por qué las serpientes tienen escalas? Cuanto tiempo pueden las tortugas vivir? Cómo las ranas croan? Cuál es un tritón? Es una herramienta inestimable el aprender que provee de cabritos las respuestas que desean y que necesitan
Animals & arachnids ; Prehistoric animals & reptiles( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about animals and arachnids such as : How did dogs get their names? Why do cats have whiskers? What is a cheetah? Are a donkey and jackass the same? How do spiders spin their webs? What is a scorpion? It's an invaluable learning tool that provides kids with the answers they want and need
Gems, metals and minerals( Visual )

4 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about gems, metals and minerals such as: What are fossils? What are mountains and volcanoes? What is atomic weight? What are minerals? What is stackactite? What are gems?
Birds and rodents( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in Spanish and English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Una enciclopedia video que contesta a preguntas sobre pájaros y roedores
Sports and games( Visual )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions such as when did the Olympics begin, who invented baseball, what is considered "the king of games", and more
Fish, shellfish and other underwater life( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about underwater life. Discover innermost secrets of fish; learn about the clam, the shark, & the slippery eel
Medicine( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Spanish and English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children often ask about medicine. It takes the mysteries of the care of human life and puts them in simple language for children. Included are such questions as: Why do we get a fever? What is a cold? What are the measles? What is a wart? What are ulcers? What is epilepsy? What is hay fever? What is asthma?
Time, money, & measurement by TMW Video( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using question and answer format, answers questions about time, money and measurement
Anatomy and genetics( Visual )

2 editions published in 1987 in Undetermined and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about anatomy and genetics. Unfolds the mysteries of the human body's many vital functions. Answers puzzling questions like: What is skin? Why do we have a skeleton? How do our muscles work? Why do we sleep? What is the brain? How do we breathe? What does our body do with food? What is the eye made of? How are teeth formed? How do we talk? How does the ear work? How does the heart work? What are genes?
Flowers, plants and trees( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about flowers, plants and trees such as: What is a weed? What is a seed? What products come from trees? How do flowers grow? What is wood?
Life forms, animals, and animal oddities( Visual )

2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents and answers questions about life forms, animals and animal oddities such as : What are animals, what are vertebrates, do animals laugh or cry, how do worms crawl? This video is an invaluable learning tool that provides children with the answers they want and need
Flight( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children ask about flight. Included are questions such as: Why can't man fly? What is flight? What is Kitty Hawk? What ia s bi-plane? What is the X-15? What is a Vertol? What is a rocket? What are satellites? What is the Apollo Program? What is the Mercury Program? What is Project Gemini?
How things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children ask about how things work. Included are questions such as: How do telescopes make things appear closer? What is an electric eye? How are tape recordings made? What is television? How does a refrigerator make things cold? How does a jet engine work? What makes a car go? How does a washing machine work?
Customs and superstitions( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Answers questions children ask about customs and superstitions. Included are questions such as: Why do we have Christmas trees? How did Halloween originate? Why do we celebrate the New Year? Why do men raise their hats to ladies? How did weddings start? How did superstitions begin? Why is Friday the 13th considered unlucky?
Kids explorer( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes such questions as: Why can't man fly? What is flight? What is Kitty Hawk? What is a biplane? What is the X-15? What is a Vertol? What is the Apollo Program?
Kids explorer( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes such questions as: How do telescopes make things closer? What is an electronic eye? How are tape recordings made? What is television? How does a refrigerator make things cold?
Kids explorer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2003 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes such questions as: When did life begin? What was the woolly mammoth? What is the difference between alligators and crocodiles? How do snakes hear?
 
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Languages
English (37)

Spanish (13)