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The Resource Reading rainbow, Digging up dinosaurs, produced by Cecily Truett ; written by Lou Berger ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV

Reading rainbow, Digging up dinosaurs, produced by Cecily Truett ; written by Lou Berger ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV

Label
Reading rainbow, Digging up dinosaurs
Title
Reading rainbow
Title part
Digging up dinosaurs
Statement of responsibility
produced by Cecily Truett ; written by Lou Berger ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV
Title variation
Digging up dinosaurs
Contributor
Director
Host
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A reading of the book, "Digging up dinosaurs" by author Aliki. Introduces readers to many types of dinosaurs whose skeletons and reconstructions are seen in museums and explains how scientists uncover, preserve, and study fossils. Other segments: The mysteries of dinosaurs: LeVar buries a time capsule and relates this activity to what we find now when we look at dinosaurs from the past ; What makes a dinosaur?: dino-history poem with visuals of present day animals who are related to dinosaurs ; Let's dig up fossils: a visit to the Dinosaur National Monument where dinosaur fossils are dug
Member of
Cataloging source
ECASD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Reading rainbow (Television program)
Language note
English subtitles and closed captions
PerformerNote
Hosted by LeVar Burton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Lancit, Larry
  • Aliki
  • Lancit Media Productions
  • Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
  • GPN Educational Media
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
Runtime
30
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dinosaurs
  • Fossils
  • Fossils
  • Children
  • Children's television programs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Reading rainbow, Digging up dinosaurs, produced by Cecily Truett ; written by Lou Berger ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS program Reading rainbow in 1983
  • "The complete episode as seen on PBS"--Container
  • Includes short reviews by children of the following books: Dinosaur time by Peggy Parish ; If you are a hunter of fossils by Byrd Baylor ; Dinosaurs! a drawing book by Michael Emberley ; Tyrannosaurus wrecks: a book of dinosaur riddles by Noelle Sterne
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feature book : Digging up dinosaurs / Aliki -- The mysteries of dinosaurs -- What makes a dinosaur? -- Let's dig up fossils -- Book reviews
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
713974925865
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
126.0006D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)460938559
  • (OCoLC)ocn460938559
  • 938443
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Includes public performance and circulation rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Reading rainbow, Digging up dinosaurs, produced by Cecily Truett ; written by Lou Berger ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS program Reading rainbow in 1983
  • "The complete episode as seen on PBS"--Container
  • Includes short reviews by children of the following books: Dinosaur time by Peggy Parish ; If you are a hunter of fossils by Byrd Baylor ; Dinosaurs! a drawing book by Michael Emberley ; Tyrannosaurus wrecks: a book of dinosaur riddles by Noelle Sterne
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Feature book : Digging up dinosaurs / Aliki -- The mysteries of dinosaurs -- What makes a dinosaur? -- Let's dig up fossils -- Book reviews
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
713974925865
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
126.0006D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)460938559
  • (OCoLC)ocn460938559
  • 938443
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
Includes public performance and circulation rights.
Video recording format
DVD

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