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Each and every day, children encounter bullies. Whether it is at school, on the bus or at home, bullies are a part of life. In this program, young viewers will learn simple, easy to understand techniques that will help them deal with bullies, get the desired result, and stay safe. Children are shown how ignoring a bully, walking away and refraining from fighting are all ways to contend with a bully.

Viewers take a trip above the Earth's atmosphere to learn about weather around the world. Kids will come to understand the relationship between water, air and heat and how they interact to make weather happen. Atmosphere, condensation, evaporation and precipitation are explained through animated diagrams. This program also talks about meteorologists and the instruments they use to predict weather.

Join Bailey, an adorable 3-D animated character, as he takes a "Butterfly Safari" to a tropical rainforest. Young learners will discover what a tropical rainforest is and what makes this habitat so special. Along with Boggs the frog, Bailey explores many of the strange and varied animal and plant life that call the rainforest home. Viewers will come to appreciate the delicate ecosystem and the reasons why a healthy rainforest is so important to the world.

Start Smart Skeletal and Muscular Systems is a must for anyone interested in how the body works and also provides a giant head-start for those about to take Biology.

The Chuggers have a need for speed! Koko is practicing high-speed acceleration at the Chugasonic Speedway with Hanzo and Brewster is laying the first pieces of track for the high-speed link to Tootington!

The program teaches young viewers that, for food to be of use to our body's cells, food needs to be broken down and absorbed into the bloodstream. It is the job of the digestive system, a complex series of tools designed to reduce nutrients to a form that can be delivered to cells. Kids will also learn that waste products and indigestible materials must be removed from the body. It is the role of the excretory system, which includes the liver, lungs, kidneys and the skin.

Become a Magical Color Caller and go on a color expedition with the clever kids on the Snapatoonies train, calling out all the shapes and colors you see along the way!

Discover how these two very important bodily systems work together to help keep us alive through a process called cellular respiration. A close-up look at the components of our blood: plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets, demonstrates how critical blood is to our survival. Pumped by the heart through a vast network of vessels, our blood is the ultimate pick-up and delivery system, providing nutrients, carrying away harmful waste, and fighting against disease and infection.

"Madison loves all the colours. You will discover many different colours and the world around you as Madison takes you on a four season colour adventure."--Container insert.

Defines and helps children explore terms like change of state, freeze, liquid, and state of matter. Through video footage, photographs, diagrams, and colorful, animated graphs and labels, kids will see and hear the terms used in a variety of contexts, providing students with a model for how to appropriately use the words. Related words are also used and reinforced with visuals and text.

Clever catchy songs to have children dancing and singing along. See how animals today compare with some of the amazing dinosaurs. Children will learn how many animals today have lots of things in common with the dinosaurs. Every child loves dinosaurs, especially when there are fun dinosaur songs to sing and dance too.

Viewers will learn about the three key components of the nervous system; the brain, spinal cord and nerves; all made up of special cells called neurons that transmit electrical impulses throughout the body. They'll discover the different types of neuron, sensory, motor and associative; each with a specialized function. Reflex actions are discussed, as well as an in-depth look at the three main parts of the brain: cerebrum, cerebellum and brain stem.

"Counting is so much fun! I have some friends coming by to say hello. Let's count them together. Are you ready? Let's go."--Container insert.

Kids will understand the differences between asteroids, comets and meteors, as well as comprehend the history and importance of our moon and our planet. The program begins with a simple definition. The term is repeated numerous times by the narrator and the text shown on-screen. This helps clarify pronunciation and provides opportunities to transfer words from working to long-term memory.

Nathan just loves numbers! Join him along with the clever kids on the Snapatoonies train as he counts up every one of his friends, and rhymes his way from zero through ten!

Bailey, an adventurous and inquisitive kid, explores the world with the help of his two friends Boggs, a mischievous frog and Maggie, the magical magnifying glass. Bailey learns about the wind, as he experiences it. With help from Maggie and Bailey, viewers learn about the complexity of wind and air, and they come to understand that air is moving all around them.

Connect a child's known alphabet letters to everyday words people say and use. These DVDs empower children to make the giant leap forward and connect letters to words. Watch how easily they can do first letter sounds and recognize words.

This dynamic, high definition, elementary science DVD defines and helps children explore the terms Acceleration, Gravity, Force, Inertia, Motion, and Position. Divided into six segments, this program is designed to reinforce and support a child's comprehension and retention of these terms through use of video footage, photographs, diagrams and colorful, animated graphics and labels.

Connect a child's known alphabet letters to everyday words people say and use. These DVDs empower children can make the giant leap forward and connect letters to words. Watch how easily they can do first letter sounds and recognize words.

Learn how our bicameral Congress, the legislative branch, was created. Understand why two houses were created in order to guarantee equal representation for all citizens. This program shows, in detail through colorful graphics and footage, how laws are proposed, passed or vetoed.

"Bertie Bug loves his garden! Come along with Bertie Bug as he shows you some of the interesting plants and animals living in his garden."--Container insert.

Defines and helps children explore the terms Gold Rush, Great Depression, Industrial Revolution and more. Divided into segments, the program is designed to reinforce and support a child?s comprehension and retention of these terms through use of video footage, photographs, diagrams and colorful, animated graphics and labels. Viewers will see and hear the terms used in a variety of contexts, providing a model for how to appropriately use the words.

"Meet Turtle. He lives at the zoo with all his friends. The crocodiles, lions, monkeys, snakes, toucans, elephants, seals and pandas."--container.

"Ernie Easel quizzes you about colours and shapes, and introduces painting, photography, drawing, and many other crafts you can do at home"--Container.

"Meet the animal babies: hippo, elephant, tiger, koala, moose and giraffe. They want to tell you all about themselves and where they live."--Container insert.