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Title Germs make me sick / 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.

Publication Info. Lincoln, NE : Distributed by GPN Educational Media, [1986]


Location Call No. Status
 South Windsor Public Library - Children's Audio-Visual Materials  JDVD GERMS MAKE ME SICK    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Reading rainbow ; 34
Reading rainbow ; 34.
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.
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.
Contents Germs make me sick -- Finding out about germs -- How your body fights germs -- How bacteria can help -- Book reviews.
Credits Associate producer: Gina Pressman ; editor, James C. Wright ; book art photographed by Centron Productions, Inc. ; opening animation by Ovation Films, Inc.
Performer Hosted by LeVar Burton.
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.
System Details DVD.
Terms Of Use Public Performance Video.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Viruses -- Juvenile films.
Microscopy -- Juvenile films.
Microscopes -- Juvenile films.
Bacteria -- Juvenile films.
Children -- Books and reading -- Juvenile films.
Genre/Form Children's videos.
Animated videos.
DVD (Digital video discs)
Added Author Burton, LeVar.
Martin, Hugh.
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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