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Colman, Warren

Overview
Works: 145 works in 262 publications in 2 languages and 2,481 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Fiction  Folklore  History  Cross-cultural studies 
Roles: Director, Producer, Narrator
Classifications: RC607.A26, 616.9792
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Publications about Warren Colman
Publications by Warren Colman
Most widely held works by Warren Colman
Understanding and preventing AIDS by Warren Colman( Book )
3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 588 libraries worldwide
Surveys the history and symptoms of the deadly disease and discusses how it spreads, how it may be prevented, and how it may eventually be cured
La Carta de Derechos by Warren Colman( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in Spanish and English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Beve introduccion al significado de la Carta de Derechos, las diez primeras enmiendas a la Constitucion de los Estados Unidos
A Multicultural Christmas ( visu )
6 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 105 libraries worldwide
Profiles five families of different ethnicity, and shows how they celebrate the holiday
Martin Luther King Jr. Day ( visu )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 85 libraries worldwide
Discusses the early life of Martin Luther King, Jr., and how racial prejudice affected him and other African-Americans; explains how Dr. King fought racism and why and how we celebrate his birthday
Presidents' Day ( visu )
4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
Tells about the lives of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln and why and how we celebrate a holiday in their honor
Earth Day ( visu )
4 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
A brief history of Earth Day and how it was used to focus attention on pollution and the impact of people on the environment. Shows how various programs associated with Earth Day continue to teach about protecting our natural resources
Thanksgiving ( visu )
3 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Discusses the Pilgrims' first harvest festival, including the role of the Wompanoag Indians; also tells how harvest festivals have been celebrated around the world and describes games and activities often associated with Thanksgiving
Holiday facts & fun ( visu )
5 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Shot on location in San Antonio, Texas this video features the celebration of the Mexican holiday, Cinco de Mayo, and shows how Mexican-Americans celebrate the holiday today. The holiday recalls a time when the Mexican people demonstrated their bravery by fighting, against overwhelming odds, to be free. Its lesson is for not only Mexicans and Mexican-Americans, but for all people, everywhere!
Double dutch and the voodoo shoes ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Two girls compete in a double dutch jump rope contest to prove who is the best jumper. Includes storytelling activities and a list of books on storytelling and folk tales
Myths and legends of ancient Greece ( visu )
3 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
A retelling of three ancient Greek legends to show the cultural, historical, religious and psychological aspects and how they might relate to current studies
All about neighborhoods ( visu )
3 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Introduces elementary students to the concept of neighborhoods, and illustrates the diversity found in them
Hanukkah ( visu )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
Depicts the story of the Maccabeean revolt, the miracle of the temple's holy lamp, and describes how Hanukkah is celebrated today, including food, traditions, and songs
Myths & legends of ancient Rome ( visu )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Presents three Roman myths that focus on the relationships between individuals and human nature
Kwanzaa ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
Explains the difference between the ancient African holiday Kwanza, which was a harvest festival, and the modern holiday Kwanzaa, which is celebrated to help African-Americans better understand their heritage and to build strong bonds in African-American families
Native American folktales ( visu )
3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 36 libraries worldwide
This program has four tales from four different tribes. Turkey Girl, comes from the Pueblo culture of the Southwest. It shows the importance of trust in Pueblo culture -- The boy who loved bears helps viewers understand the significance of bears in Pawnee culture, and recognize the deep bond between Native Americans and nature -- Pelican girl, comes from the Miwok people of the Pacific coast. It was a cautionary tale that encouraged children to obey tribal rules -- Storytelling Stone, comes from the Seneca people of the northeastern woodland area. It explains how stories first came to humans
Seven steps to good study habits ( visu )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Presents information on developing good study habits, including creating a positive attitude, setting up a study place, following a study schedule, and improving reading, listening and note-taking skills
Aesop's fables ( visu )
6 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Presents a brief explanation of Aesop and his fables along with four differnt fables that teach the values of planning ahead, persistence and determination, telling the truth, and helping out
Cultures similarities & differences ( visu )
2 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Compares and contrasts the cultures of Akropong, Ghana; Chicago, Illinois; St. Petersburg, Russia; Gitwinksihlkw, British Columbia; and San Luis Potosi, Mexico
How we're different and alike ( visu )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
The first part of the program discusses the biological and cultural reasons people are different from one another. People's similarities are discussed in the second part
Understanding & resolving conflicts ( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Based on two short vignettes showing that conflicts are normal occurrences in everyday life, this program shows why conflicts arise, explores 3 ways people often resolve them and explains how compromises may be achieved
 
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English (61)
Spanish (2)
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