July 4 - All libraries will be closed for Independence Day.
New Arrivals - Kids - DVDs
"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.