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Imogene's Antlers

Reading Rainbow Episodes - Imogene's Antlers
Reading Rainbow Episodes - Imogene's Antlers
MSRP: $29.95
Price: $23.95
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Order Number: 126.0033
Format : DVD
Theme: Animals, like people, come in different sizes, shapes and colors; and these differences make each of them unique.

Imogene wakes up one morning shocked to find a pair of antlers growing out of her head, and embarks on a comical adventure discovering practical uses for this new condition.

LeVar takes a trip to the Philadelphia Zoo to explore why animal looks and shapes are important to how they live. He also discovers the difference between horns and antlers. A bird specialist introduces viewers to unique birds; then string band members, who dress in feathers for the Philadelphia Mummers Parade, show off their costumes and routine.

Author: David Small
Publisher: Crown
Field Trip Segments
Let's go to the Zoo - Explore the Philadelphia Zoo, the first zoo in the country. Later, LeVar introduces us to Linda Jenning, an expert at the Philadelphia Zoo, who talks about horns and antlers.
Stripes and Feathers - LeVar talks about the importance of stripes on a zebra and why a flamingo is pink.
Quaker City String Band - LeVar introduces us to Bob Shannon, Captain of the Quaker City String Band, as he tells about the Philadelphia Mummers Parade and their group's costumes and performance.
Meet Keith Russell - Meet Keith Russell, an ornithologist, who talks about birds and "Captain" a blue and gold McCaw.
Review BooksGeorge Shrinks by William Joyce; The Trek by Ann Jonas; When Panda Came to OurHouse by Helen Zane Jensen.
Use this episode to further enhance your science curriculum.  Science Concepts: animal characteristics, body shapes, question-and-answer investigation.
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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
Series #126

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