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Schlessinger Media

Overview
Works: 1,378 works in 3,207 publications in 2 languages and 190,485 library holdings
Genres: Children's films  Juvenile works  Educational films  Documentary television programs  History  Biography  Children's television programs  Drama  Nonfiction television programs  Animated films 
Roles: Distributor, fds, Publisher, Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
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Publications about Schlessinger Media
Publications by Schlessinger Media
Most widely held works by Schlessinger Media
Arctic & Antarctic by Eyewitness( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
A mixture of animation and live footage serves as a background for a narrated introduction to the general ecology and animal life of the two polar regions and to their place in human history
Fractions by Jon Gibson( visu )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 930 libraries worldwide
Learn how to manipulate and convert numerators and denominators into simplest terms and like terms by calculating common multiples, greatest common factors and least common denominators. Explore how fractions can be renamed into equivalent forms, and learn how to order and compare fractional amounts
Benjamin Franklin by Jean Antoine Houdon( visu )
9 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 899 libraries worldwide
Explores the life and contributions of America's first great inventor
Ancient Egypt by Egypt( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Egypt, including a visit to the pyramids
Ancient Greece by James Mason( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 807 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the mysteries of ancient Greece, including a visit to the Acropolis
Ancient Rome by Ann Carroll( visu )
7 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 787 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the clues of ancient Rome, including a visit to Pompeii
Dinosaur by D. B Sweeney( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 780 libraries worldwide
Students will gain an understanding of the Jurassic and Mesozoic era through study of paleontology, dinosaur entomology, theories of extinction and dinosaur physiology
Rainforest (Jungle) ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 759 libraries worldwide
Experience the sites and sounds of the jungle as you journey through the rainforests of the world. Students will learn about pollination, propagation and photosynthesis and meet diverse creatures that inhabit these regions
Harriet Tubman ( visu )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 751 libraries worldwide
"Less than 200 years ago, thousands of African-American men, women and children were enslaved right here in the United States of America. One brave woman not only dared to escape, but even risked her own life time and time again in order to free hundreds of others. In Harriet Tubman, kids will get an up-close look at the life of this famed conductor on the Underground Railroad while learning about the daily life of enslaved people and the dangers faced by those who fought to free them"--Container
Ancient China ( visu )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 732 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they unlock the mysteries of ancient China, including a visit to the Great Wall
Natural disasters by Dorling Kindersley Limited( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 728 libraries worldwide
Explores the forces that shape our planet and planet and affect our lives, from hurricanes to volcanoes. Captured on camera in the midst of turmoil, rare footage reveals the Earth at its most violent fury
Prehistoric life by Edward Ortleb( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 701 libraries worldwide
This program explores Earth's age, uncovers fossils and traces evolution through the geological time periods. It also examines continental drift, studies cockroaches, early communication, and the role of mass extinctions throughout history
The Wright brothers ( visu )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 695 libraries worldwide
An animated biography of the Wright brothers', showing the development of the airplane and explaining some basic concepts of aerodynamics
Human machine (Bodyzone) by Coronet Instructional Media (Firm)( visu )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
One of an 8-part series of adventures in a virtual science museum. This segment investigates the most complex machine of all-- the human body. Discusses what it requires for survival and describes its intricate systems. Shows how a network of signals enables us to breathe, see, hear and digest food. Examines circulation. Looks at the function of organs and cells. Shows how the brain organizes its information
Monster by Patty Jenkins( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 685 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Aileen Wuornos, a prostitute who was executed in 2002 for the brutal murders of at least 6 men in Florida. Homeless most of her life, Wuornos subsisted by working as a prostitute. In Florida, down to her last five dollars and pondering suicide, she stopped into a bar for a beer where she meets Selby. One night, after a john attacks her, Aileen pulls a gun and kills the man. Aileen's loathing for the men who pay her for sex becomes so extreme that she begins killing her customers regardless of their behavior
George Washington by inc Eye Gate House( visu )
10 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 665 libraries worldwide
Animated biography of George Washington, telling of the challenges he faced during the Revolution
Religions of the world by Ben Kingsley( visu )
8 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 614 libraries worldwide
Narrated by Academy Award winner, Ben Kingsley, Religions of the World offers insight into the striking similarities and vast differences among the world's major religions as well as the unique perspective of its many individual cultures. Each episode presents a fresh look at the history of our world through the eyes of religion as well as an in-depth look at religion's role in creating cultural diversity. --From container
Christopher Columbus by Richard A Boning( visu )
8 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 610 libraries worldwide
Follow along as our two young hosts are given a chance to meet one of history's most famous explorers, Christopher Columbus
Ancient Maya by Ralph C Michelsen( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 606 libraries worldwide
Join archaeologist Arizona Smith and a young detective-in-training as they explore the Mayan civilization of Central America and Mexico
Bill Nye the science guy by John Hansman( visu )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 591 libraries worldwide
In this video, kids learn to measure length, weight, temperature and capacity in different unites with a variety of measuring tools. The video also shows the value of using standard units like those found in the U.S. Customary System and the Metric System
 
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Spanish (5)
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