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The secret shortcut

Author: LeVar BurtonTim ConwayStacey RaiderEd WisemanSusan KimAll authors
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : GPN, ©2003.
Series: Reading rainbow.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this math-based episode, LeVar Burton takes us on an orienteering excursion in New York's Central Park, using a map and a compass to find special flags placed around the park. Featured book: The secret shortcut, by Mark Teague. Because Wendell and Floyd have a problem getting to school on time, they decide to take a shortcut which leads to unexpected adventures. Includes mapping a primate habitat at the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Juvenile works
Motion pictures
Juvenile films
Fiction
Material Type: Primary school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Tim Conway; Stacey Raider; Ed Wiseman; Susan Kim; Gary Becker; Mark Teague; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; Lancit Media Productions.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 54114046
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the book by Mark Teague.
Performer(s): Hosted by LeVar Burton ; [book] read by Tim Conway.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Reading rainbow.
Other Titles: Reading rainbow (Television program)
Responsibility: a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker.

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In this math-based episode, LeVar Burton takes us on an orienteering excursion in New York's Central Park, using a map and a compass to find special flags placed around the park. Featured book: The secret shortcut, by Mark Teague. Because Wendell and Floyd have a problem getting to school on time, they decide to take a shortcut which leads to unexpected adventures. Includes mapping a primate habitat at the Philadelphia Zoo, and reviews of the books Pipsqueaks! maze school by Patrick Merrell, Mapping Penny's world by Loreen Leedy, and How tall, how short, how far away by David A. Adler.

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