WorldCat Identities

TFO (Firm)

Overview
Works: 79 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 5,894 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Educational television programs  Children's television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Documentary television programs  Animated films  Television series 
Classifications: TA735, 621.8
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Most widely held works by TFO (Firm)
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building, blasting and crushing! It's all in a day's work for front-end loaders, diggers and dozers! Huge shovels dig foundations, a towering crane builds a skyscraper, dynamite sends a smokestack crumbling to the ground, and a colossal crusher grinds up rock
Mighty machines( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It takes a lot of work to keep the city running, but these tough machines are on the job! Explore a real fire truck and see how it works. Find out where the garbage goes, and watch enormous tractors roll it into place. Follow street sweepers and tall tree trimmers as they keep the city clean and green
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features unique live footage of machines on the job, fun facts, music, and lots of fun for everyone!
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 378 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn about electricity during the annual lemon harvest. They learn how current and static electricity are different and what metals make the best conductors of electricity
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a ride on a train, subways and buses as you watch this exciting video as you travel from the train yard to the highways. Watch these mighty machines as they chug along the rails doing their job. Includes bonus episodes
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mammoth delivering canvas awnings gets lifted off the ground by the wind, the Mammoth Islanders discover the power of the wind. The Islanders experiment and eventually learn the right combination of the four forces involved in flight: gravity, lift, thrust, and drag
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders are looking for an alternative to using mammoths to deliver their pizzas so they experiment with different internal combustion engines, from rockets to turbofan jet engines to gasoline engines. By comparing the advantages and drawbacks of these engines, they determine which one will serve their business best and ensure that the pizzas are delivered on time
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Building an airplane: A jet airplane is one of the fastest machines on the planet. But have you ever seen one being made? It all goes together like a jigsaw puzzle! Once it's assembled, a test pilot takes the jet out for a flight. Will it pass the test? Soon the jet is ready to get to work flying people all over the world; Ride the mountain rails!: Work train is busy keeping the tracks in good shape. It takes the power of three engines to get up the sharp inclines and over the pass. These machines are a special hardy breed, made for the mountain rails; Reach for the sky!: Strech is a crane and his job is to lift things onto the top of very high buildings. He's attracted to a truck so he can drive to jobs, but he's so tall that he has to be taken apart in order to fit through the streets. It takes a friend, Yellow Crane, to help Strech assemble again!
The way things work( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mammoth Islanders invite a visiting inventor to a noisy concert of musical mammoths. Then they learn the principles behind various wind, string, brass and percussion instruments. The result is music to their ears
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inhabitants of Mammoth Island learn how sound energy travels in waves, and one islander creates a primitive microphone, amplifier and loudspeaker
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A children's television show about tools and how they work. See tools on the farm, At the sawmill, and Deep underground!
Mighty machines( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meet the machines that drive the highways and fly the skyways! See what it takes to transport a race car to the track, and watch the crew get it ready to scream around the track on the big day. Jet off to the airport and go behind the scenes as planes of all sizes prepare for takeoff. Fasten your seatbelts and hit the road with an 18-wheeler as it journeys on a long adventure
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each episode of the animated series enables children to understand how the principles of physics affect daily life. In Ballooning, the Islanders build a hot air balloon to save a mammoth
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bridge collapses and strands a Mammoth Islander and his mammoth on a small island. A young Islander discovers the principle of buoyancy when she observes wood floating on the water, and this aids in the rescue
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visiting inventor discovers just how useful Mammoth Island's mammoth population is in keeping things warm one freezing winter day. The Islanders learn that heat can be travel from one place to another in three ways: conduction, convection, or radiation
The way things work( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Each episode of the animated series enables children to understand how the principles of physics affect daily life. In Cooling, a visiting inventor and two young islanders create a machine to cool off on a hot day
Mighty machines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Smash, mash and crash with garbage trucks, bulldozers, cranes and more! From blasting down buildings to building up skyscrapers, check out these BIG machines doing really BIG jobs. Enjoy this collection of over 13 mini adventures. It's all in a day's work with your favorite Mighty Machines!"--Container
Mighty machines. Super machines. Volume 8( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Machines features live action footage, friendly and informative characters, music and humour to capture the imaginations of young and old alike
Canada : Timoon and the Narwhal( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young blind boy's aunt is melancholy and restless. She wanders about each day, trying to find what it is that she longs for. The young boy loves and protects her, often accompanying her on her walks. Find out how the boy's aunt finds happiness in the form of a narwhal and how she rewards Timoon for his love and devotion in this tale based on an Inuit legend. Immerse yourself in the culture and beliefs of the Inuit people through the animations of this traditional tale
Cooling( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A visiting inventor and two young Mammoth Islanders create a machine to cool off on a hot summer day
 
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