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Krauss, Ronnie

Overview
Works: 92 works in 149 publications in 1 language and 9,073 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Folklore  Reviews  Television programs  Educational television programs  Software  Film and video adaptations 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Author, Producer
Classifications: QL737.C5, 599.4
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Ronnie Krauss
Publications by Ronnie Krauss
Most widely held works by Ronnie Krauss
Scholastic's The magic school bus going batty : a book about bats by Nancy E Krulik( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1,276 libraries worldwide
Ms. Frizzle and her class explore the work of bats
The magic school bus goes to seed by Ronnie Krauss( visu )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
The class's garden is to be featured in a magazine, but one of the plots is empty. Ms. Frizzle shrinks the bus to the size of a ladybug, and the class is off and flying to find a plant for it
Take a look, it's in a book : how television is made at Reading rainbow by Ronnie Krauss( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 569 libraries worldwide
Describes the television program "Reading Rainbow" and how it is made, from the selection of books featured to the addition of sound effects and music after shooting has been completed
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( visu )
5 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
LeVar discovers a mysterious and fascinating world of nocturnal animals, and explores the not-so-silent world of slumber and dreams
The magic school bus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 433 libraries worldwide
An eccentric schoolteacher takes her class on wonderous educational field trips with the help of a magical schoolbus
Rechenka's eggs ( visu )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 388 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. Also included is an experiment to show the strength of an egg and students watch many animals hatch from eggs. Three 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
The magic school bus ( visu )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 333 libraries worldwide
The kids are all ears as they explore the musical mysteries of sound during a spooky trip Inside the Haunted House! Next, things really start going batty when a lesson about nocturnal creatures convinces Ralphie that Ms. Frizzle is a vampire! Finally, the kids are zapped into a monster movie, where they discover the ingenious hunting skills of spiders as Scholastic's The Magic School Bus spins a web!
The wall by Eve Bunting( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 265 libraries worldwide
Inspired by the moving story of The wall, host LeVar Burton visits the Vietnam Veteran's Memorial in Washington, D.C. Viewers meet Maya Lin, the talented young architect who designed this amazing monument. A look at Mount Rushmore and a mural dedicated to Louis Armstrong expands the concept of walls as a way to pay tribute to those who have gone before. Three books are also reviewed: "Tillie and the wall" by Leo Lionni, "All those secrets of the world" by Jane Yolen, and "My grandson, Lew" by Charlotte Zolotow
Mrs. Katz and Tush ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2007 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
A discussion of relationships that transcend age and cultural differences leads to the reading of "Mrs. Katz and Tush" by Patricia Polacco. LeVar's relationship with his "bubbie" shows another example
Goes to seed ( visu )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Ms. Frizzle shrinks the bus to the size of a ladybug, and the class is off to explore the natural habitats of the animal kingdom in combination with the plant kingdom
The Legend of the Indian paintbrush ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Barbara Feldon reads the featured book The lifecycle of the honeybee by Paula Z. Hogan about how bees make honey. Host LeVar Burton visits a beekeeper and examines a beehive close up. Viewers will learn how honey is extracted from combs and how important the queen bee is to a well-organized hive. Featured book reviews are The reason for a flower by Ruth Heller, The lady and the spider by Faith McNulty, and Going buggy by Peter and Connie Roop
A Passover Seder ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
Presents the highlights of a Seder and incorporates some of Wiesel's special memories and poetic interpretations
The magic school bus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
In the city (topic: city critters): Tim thinks the zoo is the only place in the city wild animals can survive. To test this theory Ms. Frizzle turns the class into critters!
The magic school bus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
Getting energized (topic: energy): The class is ready to plug in their "double trouble wheel of wonder" at the carnval when they discover all the outlets are taken
The magic school bus ( visu )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 172 libraries worldwide
Under construction (topic: structures): Two inches tall and trapped in a bathroom, the kids must use what they've learned about structures to escape
The shaman's apprentice ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
In the book, Kamanya believes in the shaman's wisdom about the healing properties of plants found in the Amazon rain forest and hopes one day to be a healer for his people. LeVar Burton and Mark Plotkin then visit the Tirio people, and learn about traditional medicines, customs, and crafts. The real-life Kamanya then shows them his world in the Amazon
Seashore surprises ( visu )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
Explains how waves, sand, and pebbles form at the seashore and describes the animals, plants, and shells that can be found on the beach when the tide goes out. Other segments: Suprises on the shore: LeVar shows how the shoreline is constantly changed by the wind, sun, and sea. He explores an island beach and finds seaweed, coral, waves, and animals that live inside shells ; Surprises in the sea: red mangrove trees and the animals that live in them on the non-beach side of the island are explored
Bread is for eating ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
In Bread is for eating, the love and hard work that goes into making a loaf of bread, from seeds to supermarket. Levar tries his hand at breadmaking and discusses the history of this very basic food
Silent lotus ( visu )
2 editions published between 1993 and 2003 in English and held by 147 libraries worldwide
A reading of the book, "Silent lotus" by Jeanne M. Lee about a little deaf girl who can communicate with her world through dance. Host LeVar Burton introduces viewers to the world of non-verbal communication and even tries his hand at sign language. Additional books reviewed: "The handmade alphabet" by Laura Rankin ; "Hand rhymes" collected and illustrated by Marc Brown ; "Amy : the story of a deaf child" by Lou Ann Walker
Is this a house for Hermit Crab? ( visu )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 146 libraries worldwide
When Hermit Crab outgrows his old house, he ventures out to find a new one
 
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