The Resource Reading rainbow : the world of the Saguaro cactus, Desert giant, a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; produced by Ronnie Krauss ; directed by Dean Parisot, (videorecording)

Reading rainbow : the world of the Saguaro cactus, Desert giant, a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; produced by Ronnie Krauss ; directed by Dean Parisot, (videorecording)

Label
Reading rainbow : the world of the Saguaro cactus, Desert giant
Title
Reading rainbow
Title remainder
the world of the Saguaro cactus
Title part
Desert giant
Statement of responsibility
a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; produced by Ronnie Krauss ; directed by Dean Parisot
Title variation
Desert giant
Title variation remainder
the world of the Saguaro cactus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The featured book explores the ecosystem of the giant Saguaro cactus. LeVar introduces desert animals such as jackrabbits, bobcats, gila monsters, javelina pigs and woodpeckers. Explorers how cacti adapt to the heat and scarcity of water. A "snake man" offers a close-up look at rattlesnakes. A video montage shows the life and seasons of the desert. Review books - Snakes are hunters by Patricia Lauber ; Cactus by Cynthia Overbeck ; A living desert by Guy J. Spencer
Member of
Cataloging source
BNY
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Reading rainbow (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Parisot ; editor, James C. Wright ; music by Steve Horelick, Daniel Shklair, Oasis Music Inc
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English subtitles and closed captions
PerformerNote
Hosted by LeVar Burton ; feature book narrated by Philip Bosco
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Parisot, Dean
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Bash, Barbara
  • Lancit Media Productions
  • Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
  • GPN Educational Media
Runtime
30
Series statement
Reading rainbow
Series volume
062
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Saguaro
  • Saguaro
  • Desert ecology
  • Rattlesnakes
  • Children
  • Saguaro
  • Desert ecology
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Reading rainbow : the world of the Saguaro cactus, Desert giant, a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; produced by Ronnie Krauss ; directed by Dean Parisot, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Barbara Bash
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS tv program in 1989
  • "Product No. 126.062D."--Disc
  • Date on disc: 2007; date on container: 2006
Contents
Feature book -- Discover life in the desert -- Discover more about cacti and rattlesnakes -- Seasons in the desert -- Review books
Control code
ocn190936995
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)190936995
System details
DVD
Label
Reading rainbow : the world of the Saguaro cactus, Desert giant, a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; produced by Ronnie Krauss ; directed by Dean Parisot, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title by Barbara Bash
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS tv program in 1989
  • "Product No. 126.062D."--Disc
  • Date on disc: 2007; date on container: 2006
Contents
Feature book -- Discover life in the desert -- Discover more about cacti and rattlesnakes -- Seasons in the desert -- Review books
Control code
ocn190936995
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (30 min.)
Other physical details
sd., col.
System control number
(OCoLC)190936995
System details
DVD

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