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PLAYAWAY
Title Great faces and places [playaway view] : stories from history
Publisher [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway View : [manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, 2010
ITEM LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Louisville Children's Playaway View  PAV/920/GRE    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 video media player (ca. 1.3 hour) : digital ; 3 1/2 x 4 1/12 in
Note Title from Playaway View label
Previously released by Spoken Arts
Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player
Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter
Earphones not required for audio playback
"The Playaway format is recommended for children ages 4+" -- Container
Contents Thank you, Sarah (11 min.) -- Now and Ben (12 min.) -- Neo Leo (14 min.) -- Abraham Lincoln comes home (10 min.) -- Pink and Say (29 min.) -- Beatrice's goat (14 min.)
Summary Based on the book Thank you, Sarah by Laurie Halse Anderson: We the people of the United States almost LOST Thanksgiving? Way back when "skirts were long and hats were tall" Americans were forgetting Thanksgiving, and nobody seemed to care, except Sarah Hale
Based on the book Now and Ben by Gene Barretta: Now and then, we think about Ben. Dr. Benjamin Franklin, to be precise. We think about his many inventions and the impact they continue to have on our lives
Based on the book Neo Leo by Gene Barretta: Leonardo, born in 1452, is primarily renowned as a painter. In this book, you will become acquainted with the Leonardo da Vinci who was also an inventor, engineer and scientist
Based on the book Abraham Lincoln comes home by Robert Burleigh: When Abraham Lincoln was shot in Washington, D.C., in 1865, the country was swept by shock. Upon his death came a huge outpouring of grief and sympathy for the courageous president who had guided the nation through the civil war
Based on the book Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco: This Civil War story was passed from great-grandfather to grandmother; to son, and finally to the author-artist herself, Patricia Polacco. It is the true story of Sheldon Russell Curtis and Pinkus Aylee, two Union soldiers
Based on the book Beatrice's goat by Page McBrier: More than anything, Beatrice wants to be a schoolgirl. But in her small African village, only children who can afford uniforms and books can go to school
Subject Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879 -- Juvenile films
Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519 -- Knowledge -- Engineering -- Juvenile films
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 -- Death and burial -- Juvenile films
Heifer Project -- Juvenile films
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Juvenile film
Alt Author Anderson, Laurie Halse. Thank you, Sarah
Barretta, Gene. Now & Ben
Burleigh, Robert. Abraham Lincoln comes home
Polacco, Patricia. Pink and Say
McBrier, Page. Beatrice's goat
Findaway World, LLC
Spoken Arts
ISBN 9781616573553
Music # PV000017

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