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WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)

Overview
Works: 661 works in 1,441 publications in 1 language and 39,618 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Drama  Children's television programs  Biographical films  Historical films  Documentary television programs  Animated films  Fiction  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: prn, Publisher
Classifications: PN1995.9.B55, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Your life, your money( Visual )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An engaging, high-impact program addresses a crucial need for honest, open financial advice in a pivotal stage of life. Through the compelling real-life stories of young people dealing with various financial and lifestyle scenarios, the program raises fiscal consciousness and knowledge on everything from banking and credit to investments, budgeting, insurance and self-employment. It features personal financial advice from respected national financial advisors
The War of 1812( Visual )

5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-hour documentary looking at this important historic event from several perspectives, the American, Canadian, British and Native American. Contains some limited reenactments and major historians, authors, and experts
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( Visual )

12 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Digging up dinosaurs, by Aliki. Host LeVar Burton sets off in his jeep to explore the mystery surrounding the life and death of the dinosaur at the Dinosaur National Monument
Niagara Falls by Victoria( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of human achievement and human folly on an epic scale. It is a tale of exploitation and preservation and the changing nature of love in America - of the way Man has related to Nature over centuries
Underground railroad the William Still story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the compelling story of William Still, one of the most unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad, and details the accounts of black abolitionists who had everything at stake as they helped fugitives follow the North Star to Canada
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

LeVar discovers a mysterious and fascinating world of nocturnal animals, and explores the not-so-silent world of slumber and dreams
Bugs! a rainforest adventure by Nancy Winslow Parker( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugs includes general information, jokes and descriptions of the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of a variety of common insects. Other segments include: LeVar visits Insect world: with the assistance of an entomologist LeVar discovers the uniqueness of a wide variety of bugs and insects at Cincinnati Zoo's Insect World ; See the migration of Monarch Butterflies: take a trip to the mountains in Mexico to find out where monarch butterflies go when they migrate for the winter
Gregory the terrible eater by Mitchell Sharmat( Visual )

14 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Gregory, the terrible eater, by Mitchell Sharmat. A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice. Host LeVar Burton also visits a zoo to find out some surprising facts about the eating habits of goats and other animals
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash --and more short stories by Trinka Hakes Noble( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash, by Trinka Hakes Noble. Host LeVar Burton also visits an exotic pet shop, a farm, and a livestock fair
Music, music, everywhere( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of the book, "Amazing Grace" by author Mary Hoffman and illustrator Caroline Binch leads into a discussion of stereotyping. LeVar interviews Whoppi Goldberg, where the topic of pursuing your own dreams is discussed. Also, watch a female hockey player in action and discover what a boiler mechanic does. Includes reviews for: Roses sing on new snow by Paul Yee; Great women in the struggle by Toyomi Igus, Veronica Freeman Ellis, Diane Patrick and Valerie Wilson Wesley; Mirette on the high wire by Emily Arnold McCully
Mummies made in Egypt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Corinne Orr reads the featured book by Aliki, Mummies made in Egypt. Host LeVar Burton visits museums to look at mummies and watch research and restoration work being done on mummies in museum collections. Reviewed books include "I can be an archaeologist" by Robert B. Pickering, "Bill and Pete go down the Nile," by Tomie de Paola, and "Visiting the art museum" by Laurence Krasny Brown and Marc Brown
The Patchwork quilt( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book The patchwork quilt, by Valerie Flournoy. Shot on location at Boston Children's Museum and hosted by LeVar Burton
Follow the drinking gourd a story of the Underground Railroad by Jeanette Winter( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Runaway slaves journey north along the Underground Railroad by following directions in a song "The drinking gourd." Other segments include: LeVar talks about slavery: LeVar introduces students to the history, heroes, stories, and music of the African American culture which emerged from slavery ; Songs about slavery: the a capella group, Sweet Honey in the Rock, perform and share their historical knowledge of slavery
Rechenka's eggs( Visual )

8 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural and crafted eggs are the subject of this program hosted by LeVar Burton. The Russian story of "Rechenka's eggs" by Patricia Polacco is read, the viewer visits the author, who decorates an egg using the Ukranian art of pysanky, and 3 other books are introduced, including "The talking eggs" by Robert D. San Souci, "Stefan & Olga" by Betsy Day, and "I made it myself" by Sabine Lohf
Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Paul Bunyan by Steven Kellogg, and explores his legend. Lavar learns about forest fires, Smokey the Bear, and lumberjack competitions
Family matters by Henry Cloud( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Gregory the terrible eater ; Gila monsters meet you at the airport by Reading Rainbow( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Gila monsters meet you at the airport, by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat. Host LeVar Burton investigates the Arizona desert to find out what a Gila monster is really like
The Adirondacks( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at one of the largest parks in America, with 6 million acres that is divided between privately owned land and protected wilderness. Features the history, landscape, and the Adirondacks of today
Ocean life by Francine Jacobs( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows. Humphrey the lost whale: a true story tells the journey of one California humpback whale. "Wrong-way" Humphrey finds his way back to sea with the help of friends. Sam the sea cow is a true story about Sam the manatee who was rescued from a sewer drain and nursed back to health
 
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