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

Overview
Works: 689 works in 1,514 publications in 1 language and 39,211 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Children's television programs  History  Drama  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Animated films  Fiction  Documentary films 
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 by Donald Faison( Visual )

4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 679 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 )

4 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 585 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
Underground railroad : the William Still story( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 552 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
Niagara Falls by John Steele Gordon( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With on-the-spot interviews, newsreel footage, and quirky archival imagery, hear the tale of exploitation, preservation, the changing nature of love in America, and the way Man has related to Nature over centuries. From daredevils to honeymooners, millions of visitors come each year to see what early Americans saw as America's first great symbol - an emblem for the vast, untamed continent
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( Visual )

9 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 479 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. Includes reviews for: Amazing bats / by Frank Greenaway ; Sleep is for everyone / by Paul Showers ; Step into the night / by Joanne Ryder
If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff( Visual )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reading of the book, "If you give a mouse a cookie" by Laura Joffe Numeroff. Discusses chain reactions from a bowling alley, leading into the reading of the main story. Then it's off to a factory where bowling balls are made and a domino expert demonstrates how he designs chain reactons as he sets up a domino art event. Reviews: "This is the key to the kingdom" by Diane Worfolk Allison, "The house that Jack built" illustrated by Jebby Stow, and "Smart dog" by Ralph Leemis
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( Visual )

9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 454 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 )

15 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 422 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 day Jimmy's boa ate the wash by Trinka Hakes Noble( Visual )

9 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 407 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 )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Mummies made in Egypt( Visual )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reading of the book Mummies made in Egypt, written by Aliki. Describes the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt
Amazing grace by Michael Apted( Visual )

6 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 393 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
Follow the drinking gourd : a story of the Underground Railroad by Bernardine Connelly( Visual )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 378 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 )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 373 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
Family matters by Ann Turner( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Ocean life by Sumeria( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 360 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
The Adirondacks( Visual )

3 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
Paul Bunyan by Brian Gleeson( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Who was the largest baby ever born in the state of Maine? Who dug the Great Lakes? Who gouged out the Grand Canyon? Why, Paul Bunyan, of course, America's finest, fastest, funniest lumberman and favorite tall-tale hero
Alistair in outer space( Visual )

8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and reviews other books with related themes
 
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