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The Resource Characters, metaphors and similes, SMG TV Productions for Channel 4 ; producer, Mike James ; director, Adrian Edwards, (DVD videorecording)

Characters, metaphors and similes, SMG TV Productions for Channel 4 ; producer, Mike James ; director, Adrian Edwards, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Characters, metaphors and similes
Title
Characters, metaphors and similes
Statement of responsibility
SMG TV Productions for Channel 4 ; producer, Mike James ; director, Adrian Edwards
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Uses interviews with the author, readings from his books, animated scenes from his work, and captioned demonstrations of his various writing devices to explore how Roald Dahl created interesting characters by means of exaggeration, metaphors, and similes, as well as the characteristics of the good and evil figures in his work
Member of
Cataloging source
IHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cameras, Kelvin Gray ; editors, Tom Malcolm, Eric McIntrye, Derek Morison ; illustrations, Quentin Blake
Intended audience
Grades 3-6
PerformerNote
With Gareth Jones and Gail McKenna and Jo James as the reader
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • SMG Productions
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • New Dimension Media, Inc
Runtime
15
Series statement
Classroom series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Metaphor
  • Simile
  • Children's stories
  • Educational films
  • DVDs
Target audience
specialized
Technique
live action
Label
Characters, metaphors and similes, SMG TV Productions for Channel 4 ; producer, Mike James ; director, Adrian Edwards, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Creative reading & writing with Roald Dahl."
  • Originally produced for television in 2001
  • Accompanying teacher's guide (verso of container insert) includes learning objectives, questions, activities, and vocabulary
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (15 min.)
Isbn
9781595222039
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937234835
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23483
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn189770533
  • (OCoLC)189770533
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Characters, metaphors and similes, SMG TV Productions for Channel 4 ; producer, Mike James ; director, Adrian Edwards, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Creative reading & writing with Roald Dahl."
  • Originally produced for television in 2001
  • Accompanying teacher's guide (verso of container insert) includes learning objectives, questions, activities, and vocabulary
Accompanying material
1 teacher's guide.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (15 min.)
Isbn
9781595222039
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
033937234835
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23483
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn189770533
  • (OCoLC)189770533
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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