Weston Woods Studios

Seven Candles for Kwanzaa

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Kwanzaa is a seven day festival during which time millions of families of African American descent rejoice in their ancestral values.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:10
Seven Candles for Kwanzaa

Officer Buckle and Gloria

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Officer Buckle travels from school to school, giving children tips and advice on how to keep safe. The trouble with Officer Buckle’s speeches is that they are just too boring!

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:12
Officer Buckle and Gloria

Joey Runs Away

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JOEY RUNS AWAY is the story of a little kangaroo who lives in his mother’s pouch. The pouch is referred to as "Joey’s room," furnished and filled with all of Joey’s belongings.

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Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:08
Joey Runs Away

Hush Little Baby

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HUSH LITTLE BABY is a folk lullaby which came to America from England. The lullaby is a story of a little boy who is rocked to sleep by his mother with the promise of gifts from his father.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:05
Hush Little Baby

The Hat

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In this companion volume to Jan Brett's The Mitten, more unexpected troubles and hilarious outcomes go hand-in-hand with an item of clothing.

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Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:07
The Hat

Giving Thanks

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This story is based on the “Thanksgiving Address,” a Native American message of peace and thankfulness for all the blessings of the earth.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:08
Giving Thanks

Getting to Know William Steig (1995)

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A visit with the beloved author and illustrator of SYLVESTER & THE MAGIC PEBBLE and DOCTOR DE SOTO. Steig candidly talks about life, art and creating books for children.

Grade Level: 
Primary
Elementary
Length: 
00:19
Getting to Know William Steig

Georgie

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This is the tale of a nice ghost named Georgie who lives in the attic of a home belonging to elderly Mr. and Mrs. Whittaker.

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Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:08
Georgie

A Dark, Dark Tale

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A DARK DARK TALE takes the viewer through a dark moor, to a dark wood, to a dark house, and on and on until a dark box is discovered in the corner of a dark cupboard.

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Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:04
A Dark, Dark Tale

Chrysanthemum

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Chrysanthemum’s only problem, once she reaches school age, seems to be her name which becomes the object of ridicule by jealous classmates.

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Grade Level: 
Primary
Length: 
00:15
Chrysanthemum

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