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The Resource The secret shortcut, a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker, (videorecording)

The secret shortcut, a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker, (videorecording)

Label
The secret shortcut
Title
The secret shortcut
Statement of responsibility
a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this math-based episode, LeVar Burton takes us on an orienteering excursion in New York's Central Park, using a map and a compass to find special flags placed around the park. Featured book: The secret shortcut, by Mark Teague. Because Wendell and Floyd have a problem getting to school on time, they decide to take a shortcut which leads to unexpected adventures. Includes mapping a primate habitat at the Philadelphia Zoo, and reviews of the books Pipsqueaks! maze school by Patrick Merrell, Mapping Penny's world by Loreen Leedy, and How tall, how short, how far away by David A. Adler
Member of
7h8291KYlyc
Cataloging source
FSP
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Reading rainbow (Television program)
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Hosted by LeVar Burton ; [book] read by Tim Conway
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Conway, Tim
  • Raider, Stacey
  • Wiseman, Ed
  • Kim, Susan
  • Becker, Gary
  • Teague, Mark
  • Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
  • Lancit Media Productions
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Runtime
30
Series statement
Reading rainbow
Series volume
139
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orienteering
  • Maps
  • Orienteering
  • Maps
  • Punctuality
  • Schools
  • Adventure and adventurers
Target audience
primary
Technique
live action
Label
The secret shortcut, a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Mark Teague
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54114046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126 1390
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (OCoLC)54114046
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret shortcut, a production of Great Plains National and WNED-TV ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Stacey Raider ; directed by Ed Wiseman ; written by Susan Kim ; book adaptation by Gary Becker, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Based on the book by Mark Teague
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm54114046
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126 1390
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (Sirsi) o54114046
  • (OCoLC)54114046
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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