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Reading Rainbow: How to Make an Apple Pie and See the World
613 REA
1 VHS videocassette 30 minutes, 3 hardback books, 1 teachers guide
LeVar examines the science behind cooking. 
Book titles: Edible Pyramid: Good Eating Every Day; How To Make An Apple Pie and See The World; What Food Is This?

Reading Rainbow: Archibald Frisby
500 REA
1 VHS videocassette 29 minutes, 9 hardback books, 1 teachers guide.
Takes a scientific approach to problem solving. Shows that with the right questions and some experimentation, an easy solution can be derived. Book titles: Archibald Frisby; I Wonder Why Soap Makes Bubbles; Science Magic Series ( Air, Forces, Light, Magnets, Sound, Water); What Makes Popcorn Pop? Closed Captioned.

Reading Rainbow: Arthur's Eyes
E REA
1 VHS videocassette 30 minutes, 5 hardback books, 1 teachers guide
Arthur needs glasses to help him see. LeVar explores many different ways of perceiving the world - by using all his senses. Bill Cosby narrates the feature book and Maya Angelou reads a poem from ALL THE COLORS OF THE RACE.
Book titles: All the Colors of the Race; Through Grandpa's Eyes; Turn About, Think About, Look About; Arthur's Eyes; Is This a Baby Dinosaur?

All About the Senses

612.8 ALL
1 VHS videocassette 23 minutes.
 Explains the five senses of the human body and how they work.

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