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Title Giving thanks [videorecording] : a Native American good morning message / produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd., a production of GPN/Nebraska ETV Network and WNED-TV Buffalo ; produced by Kathy Kinsner ; written by Ronnie Krauss and Ellen Doherty ; executive producers, Twila C. Liggett, Tony Buttino, LeVar Burton ; directed by Kevin Lombard, Mark Mannucci and Larry Lancit.

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


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs Non-Fiction    J 299.74 GIV    Available
Description 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Reading rainbow; 129
Note Originally released in 1996.
Based on the book: Giving thanks: a Native American good morning message / by Chief Jake Swamp ; illustrated by Erwin Printup Jr. : Lee & Low Books, c1995.
Includes short reviews by children of the following books: The tremendous tree book by Barbara Brenner and May Garelick ; My first green book: a life-size guide to caring for our environment by Angela K. Wilkes ; A river ran wild by Lynne Cherry.
Contents Giving thanks -- Visit a cranberry farm -- Clay from the earth -- Planting a tree -- Review books.
Credits Book art adapted & filmed by Take Ten, Inc., Dolezal Animation ; opening animation by Ovation Films, Inc.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton.
Summary This prayer of the Iroquois Indians celebrates the precious and rare gift of the natural world and the resources of the Earth. Other segments include: Visit a cranberry farm: LeVar visits a Maine cranberry farm and shows how cranberries are grown, and harvested ; Clay from the earth: a visit to Pueblo, AZ provides an introduction to the process and traditions of creating beautiful Pueblo pottery ; Planting a tree: kids in New York City tell about why they are planting a tree in their neighborhood.
System Details DVD.
Terms Of Use Includes public performance rights.
Subject Mohawk Indians -- Juvenile films.
Iroquois Indians -- Juvenile films.
Speeches, addresses, etc., Iroquois -- Juvenile films.
Human ecology -- Juvenile films.
Nature -- Religious aspects -- Juvenile films.
Cranberries -- Juvenile films.
Pueblo potters -- Juvenile films.
Pueblo pottery -- Juvenile films.
Tree planting -- Juvenile films.
Children -- Books and reading -- Juvenile films.
Mohawk Indians.
Iroquois Indians.
Human ecology.
Genre/Form Children's television programs
Added Author Lombard, Kevin.
Mannucci, Mark.
Lancit, Larry.
Swamp, Jake, 1941-2010-
Printup, Erwin, 1956-
Burton, LeVar.
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. 126.129D GPN

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