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Barzyk, Fred

Overview
Works: 404 works in 670 publications in 2 languages and 6,927 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Interviews  Made-for-TV movies  Science fiction television programs  Television adaptations  Biography  Educational films  Filmed lectures  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Producer, Author, Director
Classifications: CB245, 791.4572
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Fred Barzyk
Publications by Fred Barzyk
Most widely held works about Fred Barzyk
 
Most widely held works by Fred Barzyk
The lathe of heaven ( visu )
6 editions published between 1980 and 2000 in English and held by 304 libraries worldwide
"George Orr is haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world where pollution has destroyed the ice caps and plagues rage unchecked, a psychiatrist sees Orr's power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt to direct Orr's dreaming ends in failure, the doctor's obsession with playing God grows stronger."--Container
A Biography of America ( visu )
6 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
This 26-part series of half-hour programs explores the human side of American history and encourages critical thinking about the forces that shaped America. Using photos, film footage, and documents, host historians lecture in a first-person narrative to describe a collective life story and history of American people and their every-day events
The Western tradition by Eugene Weber( visu )
10 editions published between 1989 and 2003 in English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
A television college course which explores the cultural and philosophical movements that have influenced the Western world from ancient times to the present
Fokus Deutsch ( visu )
3 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 86 libraries worldwide
A german language telecourse that weaves together mini dramas set in Germany, documentaries of contemporary German life, interviews with native sspeakers, historical and archival footage to teach German language, culture and history. Includes 36 fifteen minute programs
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
First-graders are engaged in problem solving and measuring with both standard and nonstandard units. Students work in groups to measure three different distances: ant farm tunnels, dinosaurs, and the length from their classroom window to the playground below. NCTM standards: measurement, number sense and numeration, problem solving, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
First- and second-graders make fraction pieces from paper strips and play a game that involves covering a whole strip with fractional pieces. As they play they informally add fractions and make connections from objects and actions to symbols. NCTM standards: fractions and decimals, number sense and numeration, reasoning, communication
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Second-graders work at learning centers around their classroom that are based on the story "Caps for Sale." At the centers students construct graphs, figure out coin combinations to equal 50 cents, use a computer to explore patterns, and write story problems and number sentences. NCTM standards: patterns and relationships, whole number computation, connections, communications
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A fourth- through sixth-grade class takes data collected from surveys on questions of personal interest. They then represent the data in a graph, and write about what the graph interprets and the questions they still have about the survey subject. NCTM standards: statistics and probability, connections, communication, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Fourth-graders are faced with the task of finding out how much stain to buy from the hardware store and encounter problems as they work with many mathematical ideas in the context of a real application. Students work in groups with pencil box pieces, a ruler, calculator, and instruction sheet. NCTM standards: measurement, fractions and decimals, problem solving, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The half-hour program includes 16 classroom excerpts from the content standards lessons which illustrate the central role of reasoning in mathematics. As students explain and justify their thinking and solutions throughout the excerpts, teachers emphasize that how a problem is solved is as important as its answer
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The half-hour program includes 13 classroom excerpts from the content standards lessons which illustrate students investigating and learning mathematics through problem solving. Teachers share their approaches and observations
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
One of several lessons on patterns, individual kindergarteners are lined up to represent different patterns to the class. In groups they create their own patterns from simple two-element patterns or more complex six-element patterns to share with the class. NCTM Standards: patterns and relationships, number sense and numeration, communication, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Second-graders learn the mathematical terms for pattern-block pieces: hexagon, trapezoid, square, triangle, and rhombus. Ideas about fractions emerge as students spot size relationships between shapes. NCTM standards: geometry and spacial sense, number sense and numeration, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A third-grade class that has been studying the Oregon Trail explores estimation by figuring out how many buffalo would fit in their classroom and on their playground. Students develop number sense as they think about the reasonableness of estimates and use a referent to adjust their estimates. NCTM standards: estimation, number sense and numeration, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Fourth-graders work with statistics, probability, fractions and decimals while conducting an experiment to see which sum comes up most often when rolling two dice. Once the groups complete their experiments, they compile their findings on a class bar graph and analyze the graph. NCTM standards: statistics and probability, fractions and decimals, communication, reasoning
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Second- and third-graders extend their understanding of common fractions to notation for decimal fractions and to the numeration system. They interpret the use of decimals in the real world by bringing to class items that have decimals or fractions written on them. NCTM standards: fractions and decimals, number sense and numeration, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
The half-hour program includes more than a dozen classroom excerpts from the content standards lessons that illustrate mathematical connections. Connections are made among different topics in mathematics, to other curriculum areas, and to students' daily lives
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
Second-graders in Massachusetts estimate the number of scoops of cranberries that will fit in a jar. They report, graph, and discuss group estimates with the class as the concepts of range, mode, and median emerge. NCTM standards: estimation, statistics and probability, reasoning, connections
Teaching math. a video library, K-4 ( visu )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
First- and second-graders apply probability and sampling techniques to their study of the habitat of the endangered red-cockaded woodpecker. Using colored cubes to represent elements in the environment, students simulate factors that might harm or help the birds. NCTM standards: statistics and probability, whole number computation, reasoning, connections
 
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English (38)
German (3)
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