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Title America [videorecording] / produced by Scholastic Rock, Inc. in association with American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. ; executive producers, Tom Yohe, George Newall ; producer, Radford Stone ; musical director, Bob Dorough.

Imprint [United States] : Scholastic Rock, Inc. ; Elk Grove Village, IL : Distributed by Disney Educational Productions, [2002?]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs Non-Fiction    J 973 SCH    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series School house rock!
Disney DVD
Schoolhouse rock! (Disney Educational Productions)
Disney DVD.
Note Based on an idea by David B. McCall.
Originally produced in 1973-77 for broadcast on ABC's Schoolhouse Rock!
Special features: interactive "pop quiz" uses video clips to reinforce key concepts ; sing-along-song ; downloadable educator's guide and web links.
Contents No more kings / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- Fireworks / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- The shot heard 'round the world / music and lyrics by Bob Dorough -- The preamble / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- Elbow room / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- The great American melting pot / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- Mother necessity / music and lyrics by Bob Dorough -- Sufferin' till suffrage / music by Bob Dorough and lyrics by Tom Yohe -- I'm just a bill / music and lyrics by Dave Frishberg -- Three-ring government / music and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens -- I'm gonna send your vote to college / music and lyrics by George Newall.
Credits Animation by Phil Kimmelman & Associates and Kim & Gifford.
Performer Songs performed by Bob Dorough, Jack Sheldon, Sue Manchester, Grady Tate, Lynn Ahrens, Essra Mohawk, Lor Lieberman.
Summary Translates important events in American history and important features of the American political and social system into original rock songs illustrated by cartoons.
Audience Grade level: K-8.
System Details DVD ; NTSC.
Language In English with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject United States -- History -- Juvenile films.
United States -- History -- Songs and music.
United States -- Politics and government -- Juvenile films.
United States -- Politics and government -- Songs and music.
Genre/Form Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Yohe, Tom, 1937-2000.
Newall, George (George R.)
Stone, Radford.
Dorough, Bob.
Sheldon, Jack, 1931-
Manchester, Sue.
Tate, Grady.
Ahrens, Lynn.
Mohawk, Essra.
Lieberman, Lori.
Frishberg, Dave.
McCall, David B.
Scholastic Rock, Inc.
American Broadcasting Companies.
Phil Kimmelman & Associates.
Kim & Gifford Productions.
Disney Educational Productions.
Note At head of title on container: Disney
Title on disc label and container: America school house rock
Added Title Schoolhouse rock! (Television program)
ISBN 1597532002 : $29.95
9781597532006 : $29.95
Standard No. 786936788112
Music No. 77D50VL00 Disney Education Productions

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