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

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Works: 678 works in 1,306 publications in 1 language and 39,243 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  History  Fiction  Life skills guides  Pictorial works  Folklore  Reviews  Music  Software 
Roles: prn, Publisher
Classifications: Z1037.A1, 791.4572
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Publications about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Publications by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Most widely held works about WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
 
Most widely held works by WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Digging up dinosaurs by Aliki( visu )
12 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and held by 624 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
Your life, your money ( visu )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 614 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 ( visu )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 561 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
Stellaluna by Janell Cannon( visu )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 494 libraries worldwide
After she falls headfirst into a bird's nest, a baby rat is raised like a bird until she is reunited with her mother
Underground railroad the William Still story ( visu )
2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 471 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 cross the US border to Canada
Niagara Falls ( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
A study of human achievement and human folly on an epic scale. It is a tale of exploitation and preservation and the changing nature of love in America - of the way Man has related to Nature over centuries
If you give a mouse a cookie by Laura Joffe Numeroff( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2006 in English and held by 463 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
The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash ( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2007 in English and held by 434 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 a farm and a livestock fair, interviewing a man who greases a pig for a pig scramble
Bugs by Nancy Winslow Parker( visu )
9 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 431 libraries worldwide
Viewers learn where insects live, what they're good for, how they grow and more
The Patchwork quilt ( visu )
9 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book The patchwork quilt, by Valerie Flournoy. Shot on location at Boston Children's Museum and hosted by LeVar Burton
Music, music, everywhere ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
Brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and live shows
Rechenka's eggs ( visu )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2007 in English and held by 397 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 Legend of the Indian paintbrush ( visu )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2008 in English and held by 391 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
Paul Bunyan ( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 385 libraries worldwide
Presents a reading of the book Paul Bunyan, by Steven Kellogg. Deals with a forest fire, Smokey Bear, and woodsmen competitions. Shot on location in Maine and hosted by LeVar Burton
Amazing Grace ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
A reading of the book, "Amazing Grace" by Mary Hoffman leads into a discussion of stereotyping. LeVar interviews Whoopi Goldberg, where the topic of pursuing your own dreams is discussed
Follow the drinking gourd by Jeanette Winter( visu )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and held by 372 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
The Adirondacks ( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 355 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
Alistair in outer space ( visu )
6 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and held by 342 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
The Marines ( visu )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 341 libraries worldwide
For longer than the United States has been an independent nation, there has been a Marine Corps. They consider themselves the very best America has to offer. Embodying fierce patriotism, extraordinary courage, and innovative weapons, they are a force. This documentary focuses on their training and examines what it means to be a Marine
Watch the stars come out by Riki Levinson( visu )
6 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 340 libraries worldwide
A brother and sister bravely travel alone across the ocean to the United States, from the book by Riki Levinson
 
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