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Title Germs make me sick [videorecording] / produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo ; produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; executive producers, Twila C. Liggett, Tony Buttino ; directed by Hugh Martin.

Imprint Lincoln, NE : Distributed by GPN Educational Media, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Westside AV Material  DVD 616.9 BER    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; 34
System Details DVD.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Credits Associate producer: Gina Pressman ; editor, James C. Wright ; book art photographed by Centron Productions, Inc. ; opening animation by Ovation Films, Inc.
Note Based on the book: Germs make me sick / by Melvin Berger ; illustrations by Marily Hafner : Thomas Y. Crowell, c1985.
DVD release of the 1986 production.
Terms Of Use Public Performance Video.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary The book explains what germs are, how bacteria and viruses affect the human body, and how the body fights against them. Other segments include: Finding out about germs: LeVar uses a microscope to discover what germs really look like ; How your body fights germs: animation featuring the body's defense team works in action ; How bacteria can help: a visit to an organic farm illustrates how micro-organisms are important to growing food.
Contents Germs make me sick -- Finding out about germs -- How your body fights germs -- How bacteria can help -- Book reviews.
Note Includes short reviews by children of the following books: The microscope by Maxine Kumin ; Guess what? by Beau Gardner ; Teddy bears cure a cold by Susanna Gretz.
Subject Bacteria -- Juvenile films.
Viruses -- Juvenile films.
Bacterial diseases -- Juvenile films.
Virus diseases -- Juvenile films.
Children -- Books and reading.
Genre/Form Television programs for children.
Added Author Burton, LeVar.
Martin, Hugh, 1914-
Berger, Melvin.
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Great Plains National (Firm)
Added Title Reading rainbow (Television program)
Music No. 126.034D GPN

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