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Fabian, Rhonda

Overview
Works: 358 works in 594 publications in 1 language and 25,486 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  History  Biography  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Short films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author of screenplay, Cinematographer , Author
Classifications: E185.97.K5, 323.092
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Most widely held works by Rhonda Fabian
Sexual stereotypes in the media( Visual )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the relationship between mass media and social constructions of sexuality from political and economic perspectives while looking at the effects media can have on audiences. --Publishers description
Chinese New Year by Taiwan) Guang hua chuan bo shi ye zong gong si (Taipei( Visual )

4 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows the sights and sounds of a traditional Chinese New Year celebration
Harriet Tubman : antislavery activist( Visual )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historians tell the story of Harriet Tubman's life covering her childhood in slavery, her work with the underground railroad in leading Southern slaves to freedom in Canada, and her life after the Civil War. Emphasizes her contributions to the community
Martin Luther King, Jr. : the man and the dream by Coleen Degnan-Veness( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the Baptist minister and civil rights leader who helped American blacks win many battles for equal rights
Cinco de Mayo by Andrew Schlessinger( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cinco de Mayo (the fifth of May) is the celebration of Mexico's military victory over the French in 1862. This video investigates the holiday's history and observes preparations being made to make the occasion festive, highlighted by the spirited sounds of a traditional Mexican mariachi band."
Kwanzaa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stories, songs, and crafts help young viewers understand the history, meaning, and celebration of Kwanzaa
Conducting parent-teacher conferences : a partnership in progress( Visual )

4 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To run a successful parent-teacher conference, educators need a wide range of skills at their disposal--and a healthy supply of confidence. This video builds both, providing solutions to the problems and frustrations that many teachers face when interacting with parents and guardians. The program explores step-by-step preparation strategies--including specific knowledge and data to have at hand, the best ways to introduce topics of concern and personalized feedback, and the communication and conflict-resolution skills needed to work effectively with parents. In-depth role-playing illustrates positive and negative ways in which a conference might play out and details the most compelling methods for conveying a student's academic, social, and emotional progress. Interviews with teachers and parents reinforce essential concepts and highlight real-world challenges and rewards surrounding this vital part of education. A workbook designed especially for Professional Development workshop coordinators--containing video viewing instructions, a post-viewing discussion guide, and skill-building exercises--is also included
Thanksgiving by Maxfield Parrish( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Children learn the story behind the first Thanksgiving celebration. They visit Plimoth Plantation. Nanticoke tribe dancers re-create the sense of excitement and wonder the Pilgrims must have felt upon meeting Native Americans. Children learn an Abnaki tribe myth on the origin of corn that teaches the importance of sharing resources
A History of slavery in America( Visual )

3 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the institution of slavery in North America from the 1600s to the early days of Reconstruction
The United States Constitution( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about America's history through the use of graphics and animations, live-action portrayals of historic figures and stories told from a child's point of view. Topics featured in this video include the story of the Constitution, the lives of George Washington and Benjamin Franklin, and the Great Seal of the United States
Plagiarism 2.0 : information ethics in the digital age( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For a generation raised on the ideology of "open source" and the ability to quickly cut and paste, the concept of plagiarism may seem foreign or passé. And that, of course, can lead to trouble. This video examines the behaviors that constitute plagiarism, their consequences, and the best ways to avoid them. Showing how accidental copying as well as willful plagiarism can occur, the program lays out the dangers of cheating, then illustrates the pitfalls of non-attribution and patch writing while showing how to properly attribute and paraphrase a lengthy quotation. Copyright, trademark, and intellectual property concepts are clearly discussed, in addition to potential sources of non-copyrighted material. Common citation formats (APA, MLA, Bluebook, etc.) are listed along with the suggestion that the student confer with his or her instructor about them
Racial stereotypes in the media( Visual )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This program examines the relationship between mass media and social constructions of race from political and economic perspectives while looking at the effects media can have on audiences"--Container
American independence by Edward Countryman( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about America's history through the use of graphics and animations, live-action portrayals of historic figures and stories told from a child's point of view. Topics featured in this video include the Boston Tea Party, the Declaration of Independence, the life of Thomas Jefferson, the Liberty Bell and Independence Hall
Recognizing online propaganda, bias and advertising( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The internet has transformed our society and many students turn to the internet to conduct research for papers and reports. While there are tremendous benefits to using the internet with the vast amount of information it provides, some of it can be unreliable and deceitful. Even unintentional or seemingly harmless online information can damage an individual's knowledge of what is credible versus incredible information. This video addresses ways to recognize online propaganda, information that is biased, and messages from advertisers
A history of the civil rights movement( Visual )

2 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynchings, 'Separate but equal' facilities, and Jim Crow laws provide the backdrop for this program on the early civil rights movement highlighting the most dramatic moments from Homer Plessy to Jesse Jackson's bid for the presidency. Depicted along with the most visible leaders and events are the efforts of ordinary men and women who risked their lives for equality
Immigration to the U.S. by Andrew Schlessinger( Visual )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the ethnic groups who came to the United States at the turn of the century and tells the story of a child who immigrates to America. Discover the history of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, the story of Chinese immigration and the many faces of immigration today
Halloween by Hanafi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores several folk traditions from Costa Rica, Mexico, and Ireland to explain some Halloween symbols, the origin of costumes and the custom of trick-or-treating
St. Patrick's Day by Gail Gibbons( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features many popular traditions that celebrate St. Patrick in Ireland, the United States and Canada. A brief historical biography of St. Patrick is provided as well as an overview of Irish immigration to North America
 
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Sexual stereotypes in the media
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