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Paul Bunyan


MSRP: $29.95
Price: $23.95
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Order Number: 126.0021
Format : dvd
Theme: Learning to respect and conserve our natural resources is the first important step toward enjoying their beauty and wealth.

This book recounts the life of the extraordinary lumberjack whose unusual size and strength brought him many fantastic adventures.

LeVar joins Smokey Bear for a trip to Maine, the legendary birthplace of Paul Bunyan, where he goes to forest firefighter training. A visit to a reforestation area shows how little seeds become big trees and how planting and caring for trees is important to all of us.
 
Author: Steven Kellogg
Publisher: Morrow
Field Trip Segments
What Would You Do – Kids on the street answer the question, “What would you do if you were Paul Bunyan?” Forest Firefighters– LeVar takes us to forest firefighter training and Smokey the Bear gives fire prevention tips. At the Library – Animation about the library and books with tall tales including Paul Bunyan, Johnny Appleseed and John Henry.
Logging Olympics – LeVar takes us to a logging competition.

Review Books:The Star-Spangled Banner illustrated by Peter Spier; The Legend of the Bluebonnet retold by Tomie dePaola; Whale in the Sky by Anne Siberell.

 

Click here for Language Arts Teacher’s Guide

Use this episode to further enhance your math and science curriculums. 
Science Concepts:
measurement, observation, recording and tracking data, dendrochronology.
Math Concepts: size, surveying, estimation, measurement, weight, number sense, geometric shapes.

Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use and  b) public performance.

Ideal for Grades: K -4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
©GPN / WNED-TV
Series #126

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