Coverart for item
The Resource The United States | This is our government : things you should know, (DVD)

The United States | This is our government : things you should know, (DVD)

Label
The United States | This is our government : things you should know
Title
  • The United States
  • This is our government
Title remainder
things you should know
Title variation
  • U.S. celebrations
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Presidents' Day: Washington and Lincoln
  • This is our country
  • U.S. symbols
  • Thanksgiving Day: America celebrates
  • Columbus Day
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is our country: Students discover that the United States of America is where we live. They learn about our country's flag and anthem, and they tour our nation's capital, Washington, D.C.; This is our government: Students learn about the different branches of government and why making laws helps keep us safe; U.S. symbols: Learn about the history of our country's symbols and what they mean to Americans. Includes the Statue of Liberty, the Liberty Bell, the Bald Eagle, the American Flag, and the Pledge of Allegiance; U.S. Celebrations: See how and why holidays like Presidents' Day, Labor Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Flag Day, Independence Day, Columbus Day, Veterans Day, and Thanksgiving are celebrated; Thanksgiving Day : America Celebrates: Learn many different ways that Americans celebrate this important day; President's Day : Washington and Lincoln: With the help of a colonial presidential crier children come to understand why we celebrate Presidents' Day and what makes it so special; Martin Luther King Jr. Day: Students learn about Dr. King's experiences with prejudice, his ability to speak in front of others, his commitment to nonviolence, and finally why it is so important to follow his message of hope and peace; Columbus Day: Guided by Columbus himself, children see how the explorer went from working in his father's weaving shop to accidentally discovering the Americas
Cataloging source
PLAYA
Characteristic
videorecording
LC call number
E178.3
LC item number
.U55 2011d
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Findaway World, LLC
  • 100% Educational videos
  • Playaway View
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Holidays
  • Signs and symbols
  • Holidays
  • Political science
  • Signs and symbols
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
other
Label
The United States | This is our government : things you should know, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Powered by rechargeable battery; container includes one electrical power adapter
  • Earphones not required for audio playback
  • Title from Playaway View label
  • Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player
  • Previously released by 100% Educational Videos, c2010
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
This is our country (24 min.) -- This is our government (18 min.) -- U.S. symbols (17 min.) -- U.S. celebrations (13 min.) -- Thanksgiving Day: America celebrates (15 min.) -- Presidents' Day: Washington and Lincoln (15 min.) -- Martin Luther King Jr. Day (15 min.) -- Columus Day (16 min.)
Control code
ocn703547438
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 video media player (ca. 2 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781616573850
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PV000047
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
other
System control number
(OCoLC)703547438
Video recording format
other
Label
The United States | This is our government : things you should know, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Powered by rechargeable battery; container includes one electrical power adapter
  • Earphones not required for audio playback
  • Title from Playaway View label
  • Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player
  • Previously released by 100% Educational Videos, c2010
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
This is our country (24 min.) -- This is our government (18 min.) -- U.S. symbols (17 min.) -- U.S. celebrations (13 min.) -- Thanksgiving Day: America celebrates (15 min.) -- Presidents' Day: Washington and Lincoln (15 min.) -- Martin Luther King Jr. Day (15 min.) -- Columus Day (16 min.)
Control code
ocn703547438
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 video media player (ca. 2 hr.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Isbn
9781616573850
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PV000047
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
other
System control number
(OCoLC)703547438
Video recording format
other

Library Locations

    • Ferguson LibraryBorrow it
      1 Public Library Plaza, Stamford, CT, 06904, US
      41.055678 -73.539133
Processing Feedback ...