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The Resource Stories for African American History Month : Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street, (DVD)

Stories for African American History Month : Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street, (DVD)

Label
Stories for African American History Month : Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street
Title
Stories for African American History Month
Title remainder
Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street
Title variation
  • Story Collection DVD
  • Rosa
  • Henry's freedom box
  • Lincoln and Douglass
  • Ellington was not a street
Contributor
Author
Composer
Illustrator
Musician
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Celebrate African American history with this historic collection of stories. Collection includes: Rosa ; Henry's freedom box ; Lincoln and Douglass ; and, Ellington was not a street. Bonus interview with Nikki Giovanni. Bonus interview with Ellen Levine
  • "Rosa" : On December 1, 1955, Rosa Parks boarded a Montgomery, Alabama city bus and refused to give up her seat to a white man. Iconographic (14 minutes) / Lexile [registered trademark] : 900L / GRL: T / Ages 5-12
  • "Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story From The Underground Railroad" : Henry dreams of a world where his life belongs to him. But when his family is sold, he risks everything for what he knows is right. With the strength and conviction of the best kind of hero, Henry makes a harrowing journey in a wooden crate - and mails himself to freedom! Iconographic ; (12 minutes)/ Lexile [registered trademark] : AD380L / GRL: O / Ages 7-10
  • "Lincoln and Douglass : An American Friendship" : At a time when racial tensions were high and racial equality was not yet established, Lincoln and Douglass formed a strong bond over shared ideals. Iconographic ; (12 minutes)/ Lexile [registered trademark] : AAD970L / GRL: O / Ages 6-12
  • "Ellington Was Not A Street" : In this reflective poetic tribute, the author remembers growing up amidst many of the great figures in African-American history. Iconographic ; (12 minutes)/ Lexile [registered trademark] : NP / GRL: Q / Ages 5-12
Member of
Cataloging source
IMR
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating : not rated
  • Recommended ages vary for each story : "Rosa", ages 5-12 ; "Henry's Freedom Box", ages 7-10 ; "Lincoln and Douglass", ages 6-12 ; "Ellington Was Not A Street", ages 5-12
Language note
English audio ; Optional English subtitles. Closed captioned. (Select CC option on your TV)
PerformerNote
Narrators: Nikki Giovanni, Jerry Dixon, Danny Glover, Phylicia Rashad
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Troost, Ernest V.
  • Levine, Ellen
  • Mansfield, David
  • Collier, Bryan
  • Nelson, Kadir
  • Giovanni, Nikki
  • Rashad, Phylicia
  • Dixon, Jerry
  • Glover, Danny
Runtime
50
Series statement
  • Scholastic story collection DVD
  • Story collection DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ellington, Duke
  • Parks, Rosa
  • Brown, Henry Box,‡db. 1816
  • Lincoln, Abraham
  • Douglass, Frederick
  • African American musicians
  • Slavery
  • Underground Railroad
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights workers
  • Civil rights workers
  • Children's poetry, American
  • African American artists
  • African American girls
  • Segregation in transportation
  • Friendship
  • Presidents
  • African American abolitionists
  • Montgomery (Ala.)
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
Stories for African American History Month : Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Includes 4 stories plus bonus interviews with Nikki Giovanni and Ellen Levine" -- front cover packaging
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rosa / written by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier, narrated by Nikki Giovanni, music by Ernest Troost -- Henry's Freedom box : A true story from the Underground Railroad / written by Ellen Levine, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, narrated by Jerry Dixon, music by David Mansfield -- Lincoln and Douglass : An American Friendship / written by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier, narrated by Danny Glover, music by Ernest Troost
Control code
ocn971544380
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Governing access note
Public performance rights
Isbn
9781338162080
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD2930
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stories for African American History Month : Rosa, Henry's Freedom Box, Lincoln and Douglass, Ellington was not a street, (DVD)
Publication
Note
"Includes 4 stories plus bonus interviews with Nikki Giovanni and Ellen Levine" -- front cover packaging
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rosa / written by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier, narrated by Nikki Giovanni, music by Ernest Troost -- Henry's Freedom box : A true story from the Underground Railroad / written by Ellen Levine, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, narrated by Jerry Dixon, music by David Mansfield -- Lincoln and Douglass : An American Friendship / written by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier, narrated by Danny Glover, music by Ernest Troost
Control code
ocn971544380
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Governing access note
Public performance rights
Isbn
9781338162080
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD2930
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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