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Schatz, Amy

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Most widely held works by Amy Schatz
Goodnight moon : and other sleepytime tales by Margaret Wise Brown( Visual )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 655 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This mixed-media special features animated shorts of bedtime stories with celebrity voices, lullabies by famous performers, and interviews with children talking about sleep, dreams, and the tradition of bedtime stories. The featured stories are "Goodnight Moon" about a young bunny's pre-bedtime rituals, "There's a Nightmare in My Closet" about a worried little boy who is convinced a monster lives in his closet, and "Tar Beach" the tale of 8-year-old Cassie, who loves to go to Tar Beach, the rooftop of her family's apartment
A child's garden of poetry( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mix of lyrical animation, poems on screen, and live-action scenes, featuring some of the world's greatest poets, from William Shakespeare to Langston Hughes. It also includes recitations of poems by real-life kids, who offer their own insights on the place that poetry plays in their lives
The music show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A diapered baby "conductor" leads an all-animal orchestra though imaginative renderings of short (2-3 minute) musical pieces, all played in front of a rapt animal audience. The animal orchestra is warming up and the animals in the audience are buzzing with anticipation about the musical program featuring Tchaikovsky, Bach, Mozart, Copland, and many other great classical composers. Stimulating, soothing, and full of heart, "Classical Baby" will engage a baby's imagination and sense of wonder, while serving as a wonderful tool for family bonding
The dance show( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animal dancers are stretching and getting limber. A diapered baby "conductor" takes the podium as the audience waits for the ballet to start. Enjoy these short imaginative animated renderings of some impressive moves inspired by George Balanchine, Martha Graham, Pavlova, Pilobolus, and many other great choreographers, accompanied by classic jazz, mambo, and orchestral music by renowned composers. Stimulating, soothing, and full of heart, "Classical Baby" will engage a baby's imagination and sense of wonder, while serving as a wonderful tool for family bonding
Classical baby( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The gallery is set and it's time to see some of the world's greatest works of art accompanied by some great classical music. A diapered baby "conductor" leads the orchestra though imaginative renderings of short (2-3 minute) musical pieces, all played in front of a classic work of art. The musical program features music by Satie, Schubert, Fauré, Bach, Ellington, and many others, with artists ranging from Monet, Cassatt, and Miro to Picasso and Pollack . Stimulating, soothing, and full of heart, "Classical Baby" will engage a baby's imagination and sense of wonder, while serving as a wonderful tool for family bonding
The poetry show : I'm grown up now( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents timeless treasures from the world of poetry, including classics by William Shakespeare, Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Frost, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Langston Hughes and William Carlos Williams. Let the ryhmes and rhythms transport you and encourage your child to develop a lifelong love of the music of words
Goodnight moon : & other sleepytime tales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Goodnight Moon, along with other beloved animated tales and lullabies, children and stars come together in a delightful exploration of the nighttime world. Children offer wise and witty reflections on a host of sleepytime topics
Close to home : Moyers on addiction by Bill D Moyers( Visual )

6 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers explores the issues of drug and alcohol addiction. Each program looks at different aspects of addiction and recovery, with shared experiences of addicts and those helping them toward recovery
An apology to elephants( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Apology to Elephants explores the beauty and intelligence of elephants as well as threats to their survival. Focusing on the lives of elephants in captivity, the documentary tells the troubling story of what happens to elephants in the name of entertainment. An Apology to Elephants is an eye-opening film about the exploitation of elephants. It features beautiful footage from nature juxtaposed with disturbing behind-the-scenes video of the training of these wild animals. A call for compassion and better treatment, the film is also a plea to save what's left of the wild in our world"--Container
'Twas the night( Visual )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A celebration of Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa.'Twas The Night features classic and modern-day recordings of holiday favorites, including Louis Armstrong's reading "A visit from St. Nicholas" and performance of "What a wonderful World, " Bing Crosby's "Jingle Bells, " Doris Day's "I'll be home for Christmas, " as well as Macy Gray's "Winter Wonderland, " all beautifully brought to life with vivid animation. The touching segments are complemented by the voices and imagination of children who bring their own ideas of the holidays to life with enlightening and often hilarious
Moyers on addiction : close to home( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As seen on PBS. Bill Moyers tackles the complex issues surrounding addiction in this five part series. Featuring interviews with recovering addicts, scientists, and treatment professionals
The number on great-grandpa's arm( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary shines a light on the tender relationship between an inquisitive American boy and his great-grandfather, a Polish-born Jew who lost both his parents to the Nazis, but was able to survive Auschwitz and make his way to America at the end of WWII. When ten-year-old Elliott asks his 90-year-old great-grandfather Jack about the number tattooed on his arm, the boy's question sparks an intimate conversation about Jack's life that embraces happy memories of childhood in Poland
Portrait of addiction( Visual )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bill Moyers profiles nine men and women, all recovering from drug and/or alcohol addiction. The candid testimony leaves no dout that addiction--and recovery--are possible for anyone
How do you spell God?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides a unique perspective on the questions that every child asks about God, faith and their place in the world. Children of many different religions - Christians, Jews, Catholics, Buddhists and Muslims - come together through animation and conversation, to create a provocative discussion on the meaning of God in their lives. Also includes animated adaptations of stories, parables and poems
What can we do about violence? : a Bill Moyers special( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part 3: Crisis in our inner cities exxamines the tragic story of nine year-old James Darby, who sent a letter to President Clinton asking him to stop the violence in his city as part of a classroom project. Nine days after he sent the litter, Darby was shot walking home from a local park. Successful community efforts such as Cleveland Works and Beat the Streets show how local businesses, religious organizations, and individuals can help at-risk youths divide their time between attending school and community service, building self-esteem and the skills to help restructure their lives
Through a child's eyes : September 11, 2001( Visual )

8 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The effects of childhood trama are unpredictable. How can emotionally scarred children best be helped in processing horrific experiences? In this poignant yet uplifting program, the victims themselves provide the key as a diverse group of children ranging in age from 2 to 11 share their thoughts and feelings on the September 11th terrorist attacks. Interviewees include those who lost family members on 9/11, those who live near Ground Zero, and those who fathers serve in the U.S. Military, as well as refugees from Afghanistan and elsewhere. Young as they are, they convey a reassuring lesson in coping skills and a surprisingly mature understanding that life brings the tragic with the joyful."--Videocassette container insert
Saving my tomorrow( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enjoy all six parts of this inspiring family series from director and producer Amy Schatz. Kids from around the world share their thoughts on a range of environmental issues--from endangered animals and pollution to climate change--while scientists at the American Museum of Natural History talk with them about how organisms are affected by a changing earth. Saving My Tomorrow features portraits of animals and plants in danger alongside inspiring young activists and environmentalists who are working to make a difference. The series includes readings, performances and appearances by Alan Cumming, Laura Dern, Tina Fey, Lennon & Maisy, Ziggy Marley, Audra McDonald, Jason Mraz, Liam Neeson, Karen O, Susan Sarandon, Neil deGrasse Tyson, Pharrell Williams and others."--Container
Classical baby( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated series intended to help parent and baby spend quality time together. The series is designed to stimulate and soothe babies and young children by introducing them to many of the world's greatest artists and their masterpieces. The music show features the works the greats from Bach to Puccini, Tchaikovsky to Copland. The art show features the works of the greats from Cassatt to Monet, Pollock to Van Gogh. The dance show features dances inspired by the greats from George Balanchine to Martha Graham
Before I die : medical care and personal choices by Inc. presented on PBS by Thirteen/WNET in New York Seminars( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses the experiences of three hypothetical patients to examine difficult issues such as physician-assisted suicide, final treatment options, palliative care, and advance directives. Draws on the insights of doctors, nurses, ethicists, and spiritual advisors in discussing the cultural, medical, and personal decisions we must face
Classical baby( Visual )

4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The animal orchestra is warming up and the audience is buzzing with anticipation about the musical program featuring Tchaikovsky, Bach, Mozart and Schumann, plus many other great classical composers
 
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