Katherine Paterson - Bridge to Terabithia Interview
Interview with Katherine Paterson and her longtime editor, Virginia Buckley. They discuss the creative process used for writing Bridge to Terabithia.
Bridge to Terabithia Music Video
This is a music video based on the book, Bridge to Terabithia. There is a slide show that shows a series of pictures from the movie to go along with the music.
Sidewalks TV: Bridge to Terabithia Author and Producer
Host Cindy Rhodes interviews author Katherine Paterson and producer David Paterson about the Walt Disney Pictures / Walden Media film, Bridge to Terabithia. Katherine Paterson talks the inspiration for the story and the making of the movie based on her book.
94 Are You There, God? It's Me, Margaret.
This video is a book reivew of Judy Blume's Are You There God, It's Mes Margaret. The review provides a summary of the book and gives her opinion of the book and author.
Gary Paulsen book review
A book review on some of Gary Paulsen's books. The narrator shows her collection of Gary Paulsen books and reviews some of them that she has read.
Hatchet Book Review
The book, Hatchet , by Gary Paulsen, is reviewed. The reviewer is inspired from the book to show and explain his collection of hatchets.
Hatchet Book Review
A Book review about Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen. This video was made for a local school newscast.
Author Jeanne DuPrau's Thoughts on City of Ember Movie
Interview with author Jeanne DuPrau on what she thought of the movie version of her book, The City of Ember. They discuss the movie and the book during their conversation. The screen is a black throughout the entire clip.
The city of Ember by Jeanne DuPrau
The book, The City of Ember, is reviewed by a student. This is a short review that summarizes the story and the reviewer tells tells why it is her favorite book.
City of Ember Slideshow
The City of Ember by Jeanne duPrau slideshow. Pictures from the movie and music make up this slideshow based on the book, City of Ember.
DuPrau Interview-Will there be a 5th Ember book?
Author Jeanne DuPrau is interviewed about her book, City of Ember book series. She is asked if there will be a 5th book in her Ember series. There is a blank screen throughout his video clip.
The Wonderful World of Roald Dahl
Roald Dahl is a literary legend. His repertoire of extraordinary
fiction has captured the imaginations of successive generations of
children and adults alike. In this clip Roald Dahl's books are shown and excerpts read from Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
The Golden Ticket - A New Opera Based on Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
A video clip of The Golden Ticket, a new opera based on Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Opera singing and pictures depict the story of Charlie and Chocolate Factory.
Children's Choice afterschool enrichment program: Life's a Lab - Science Club. In this lesson we explore the science of the colors of both white light and black ink, chromatography, super absorbent polymers, and the water and soil nutrient uptake function of root systems of plants.
Energy of Light
Energy of Light Lesson: Students in an after school program are learning about how the sun can do many different things including refracting light through different objects, change beads to different colors, and cause sunburns.
Science of GLOW
The science of all things GLOW! Luminescence: Bioluminescence, Electroluminescence, Chemiluminescence, Phosphorescence, and Fluorescence! Glowing worms, simulated germs, glowing crystals and blobs!
This is an 8 minute video of an afterschool science program. Many experiements are included with brief descriptions from the teacher (although somewhat difficult to hear). The majority of the video is spent showing the children interacting with the experiments. Brief descriptions a
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Reading- Chapter 11
Chapter 11. Illustration by Quentin Blake. Reading by Nance.
Charlie and the Cocolate Factory Reading- Chapter 13
Chapter 13. Illustration by Quentin Blake. Reading by Nance.
Find the Number 14 in the City
The clip begins with a very short ad. In this live action Sesame Street snippet, a girl searches the city for the number 14. She is accompanied on her journey by children singing a hip hop song about 14. (1:02)
Sesame Street--Find the Number 14
A girl searches New York City for the number '14' in this Sesame Street video while a hip hop song plays about number 14. This is a great resource to review numbers in the early childhood classroom. (1:03)