WorldCat Identities

Hesson, David

Overview
Works: 20 works in 20 publications in 1 language and 49 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films 
Classifications: TA725, 629.225
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Hesson
There goes a police car( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Officer" Dave Hood gives viewers a look inside and outside of a police car. The action also includes a look at police helicopters, boats, K9 units, and mounted policemen. There is exciting footage taken on the highway, on the sea, and in the air
There goes a rescue vehicle( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take a front row seat with hosts Becky and Dave, and rescue dog Buddy, as they enter the world of emergency rescue vehicles. Takes an in-depth look at equipment that is used to save lives. The program features a "box ambulance" (mobile hospital), a heavy truck with a winch capable of hoisting an elephant, a lifeguard jeep that can drive over sand, and a motorized inflatable boat that is used for rescuing swimmers. A highlight of the show is a segment on rescue helicopters
There goes a truck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If your child loves trucks (and a lot of kids do), they ought to enjoy this as truck drivers Dave and Becky show off different kinds of trucks as they explain what they do, how they work, and what they're used for. Contains plenty of live footage of trucks in action
There goes a fire truck by Live Action Video( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave learns the ins and outs of a real firefighter's life and discover the various kinds of firetrucks. Dave also introduces us to a few of the heroic folks who risk their lives on the job. We see the rapid process by which firefighters (male and female, incidentally) get from their comfortable bunks in the station house into their protective gear, then hit the road and fight those raging flames. The result is a deservingly noble portrait of the firefighting profession
There goes a train( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dave shows kids around both old and new trains, including steam engines, locomotives, and an old caboose. He even takes control of a freight train speeding down the tracks. Location shooting helps bring the thrill of riding on a train to life. Kids see Dave play such roles as brakeman, conductor, and engineer. Amtrak passenger trains and diesel freight trains are also featured
There goes a boat( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A jet fighter makes a daring landing on an aircraft carrier, a foghorn blasts ominously in the night, and tugboats struggle with ships more than 100-yards long. There Goes a Boat is an educational journey into the world of ships with captains Dave and Becky, so go aboard passenger ships, tankers, freighters, and submarines
There goes an airplane( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pretend you are flying along with pilot Dave Hood as he straps himself into various planes. Dave also rides shotgun on a stunt plane while providing a simple yet clear explanation about how planes defy gravity and stay up in the sky. Additional information is shared about flying on passenger jets and what keeps the airline industry moving along so efficiently. Passengers are shown obtaining tickets while their baggage is routed to the proper planes
There goes a bulldozer( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Construction equipment is a passion for many preschool boys in the sandbox and on the small screen. There Goes a Bulldozer is a sure thrill with heavy duty construction vehicle footage. Host Dave Hood, appropriately dressed in his hard hat, takes viewers to different construction sites to see a 225 ton crane, a giant drill, a forklift, and, of course, different bulldozers. The constructions workers explain their jobs and point out safety precautions
There goes a tractor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces kids to various vehicles and professions that they are apt to encounter in their adult lives. Travels to a large industrial farm, where Farmer Dave shows kids an impressive array of tractors in various shapes and sizes. He explains their uses as well as those of other farm implements like milking machines and crop dusters. A tour of an ice cream factory and a look at the cheese-making process round out the farming experience by helping kids understand the process from big machine to delicious end product
There goes a farm truck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It shows how different types of farm trucks are used to harvest crops and does so in a fun, captivating manner as it helps to explain the various processes. It helps kids to realize where thier food comes from and all the hard work that goes into growing it
There goes a monster truck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every kid loves a truck, especially a BIG one. Loud and powerful, this video takes young passengers on a high-octane turn through the world of monster trucks. Kids can watch Driver Dave drop the hammer and four-wheel over rows of cars turning raw steel into street pancakes
There goes a garbage truck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This vehicle video will have kids waiting at the curb to give the local garbage man a hand. Ride along on a real-life garbage truck with Dave and Becky as they collect the neighborhood trash and then sort it at the recycling plant
There goes a race car( Visual )

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

Introduces kids to the world of professional racecar driving. The video profiles the Toyota Desert Truck and the Skip Baldwin racing school. The video shows lots of exciting racing footage, but balances the glamour with specific safety warnings and reminders that even a racecar driver is required to attend school in order to learn to drive safely
There goes a motorcycle( Visual )

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

Join Becky and Dave as they explore two-wheeled motorized machines. Features everything from dirt bikes to stunt bikes to Harleys and discusses precautions for safe riding
There goes a dump truck( Visual )

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

Join Dave as he tours constructions sites in search of dump trucks of all shapes and sizes. Some of them are so big that they don't fit on any highway. Huge mountains of dirt, conveyor belts, explosions, and more will keep kids enthralled, and parents will be hitting the rewind button numerous times during this vehicle video
There goes a spaceship( Visual )

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

Transportation fascinates kids and Astronaut Becky and Astronaut Dave learn what it takes to ride in a rocket. In a guided tour of the Kennedy Space Center and Space Camp, viewers will see and learn about NASA's stringent astronaut training program. Kids will find out about the difficulties of living in the controlled environment required to survive in outer space. And of course, Dave and Becky examine every type of spacecraft, from probes to huge space stations
Travel adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Dave shows children what it's like to drive a freight train at top speed, fly an airplane and drive a bus
There goes a mail truck( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Everyone is excited when the mail is delivered, both the adults and the kids. This explains how letters get where they need to go. Dave and Becky follow the mail on its journey from the mailbox, to the mail truck, and then to the post office. Children will get a close-up look at the sorting machines and the people who make sure deliveries go to the right place. It's a chance to be a mail carrier for a day and learn the whole postal process
There goes a helicopter( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces children to the basics of aerodynamics in an entertaining and exciting format. Hosts Dave and Becky go behind the scenes to learn about a variety of helicopters, including military and early experimental copters, and the special devices copters are equipped with. Viewers join the hosts as they participate in an exciting rescue mission to pick up a stranded boater
Here comes a roller coaster : and other fun-filled rides( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn about different kinds of roller coasters and amusement parks
 
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