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Title Gregory, the terrible eater [videorecording] / a production of WNED-TV and Great Plains National Television Library ; produced by Lancit Media Productions ; written by Mark Saltzman ; produced by Cecily Truett ; produced & directed by Larry Lancit.

Imprint Baltimore, MD : Distributed by GNP Educational Media, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J GRE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow ; 011
Reading rainbow; 011.
Note Date on disc: 2007; date on container: 2006.
Presents a reading of the book Gregory, the terrible eater, by Mitchell Sharmat, illustrated by Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey.
Contents Feature book -- The Barnyard Cafe -- San Diego Zoo kitchen -- Everybody likes food -- Hotel Intercontinental -- Review books.
Credits Director of photography, Steve Zink ; music, Steve Horelick ; editor, James C. Wright.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton ; feature book narrated by Marilyn Michaels.
Event Originally broadcast on PBS in 1983.
Summary A very picky eater, Gregory the goat refuses the usual goat diet staples of shoes and tin cans in favor of fruits, vegetables, eggs, and orange juice. Host LeVar Burton visits the Banyard Cafe, a restaurant which is run by people dressed as goats. Dieticians at the San Diego Zoo kitchens talk about zoo animasl and their specialized diets. A variety of zoo animals eat their dinner while listening to the song "Everybody likes food." Three kids learn how to cook a gourmet meal at the Hotel Intercontinental in New York City. Review books - Mrs. Pig's bulk buy by Mary Rayner; Poem stew edited by William Cole; Better homes and gardens new junior cookbook edited by Gerald Knox.
Audience Intended audience: Primary grades.
System Details DVD.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Diet -- Juvenile drama.
Goats -- Juvenile drama.
Zoo animals -- Nutrition.
Children -- Books and reading.
Genre/Form Television programs for children.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Educational television programs for children.
Added Author Michaels, Marilyn.
Burton, LeVar.
Lancit, Larry.
Aruego, Jose.
Dewey, Ariane.
Sharmat, Mitchell. Gregory, the terrible eater.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National (Firm)
Added Title Reading rainbow (Television program)
Music No. 126.0011D GPN Educational Media

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