May 25 - All libraries will be closed for Memorial Day
New Arrivals - Kids - DVDs
"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.