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Nosey Mrs. Rat

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Order Number: 126.0101
Format : DVD
Theme: Being a skilled observer is a valuable tool, but snoopiness is annoying.

Mrs. Rat makes a career out of spying on her neighbors, but the tables are unexpectedly turned on her.

Being a skilled observer is a valuable tool. Primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall explains how her own curiosity helped her become a leading scientist in the study of primates. A nature/wildlife photographer shows viewers how observation and scrutiny are important tricks of the trade in the world of photography.

Author: Jeffrey Allen
Publisher: Viking
Field Trip Segments Meet
Jane Goodall – LeVar introduces us to Jane Goodall as she takes us to study chimpanzees in Tanzania’s Gombe National Park in Africa.
Cameras Get Close Up – Meet nature photographer Martin Dorn, as he uses a special camera to get very close to the animals he photographs – in this case, 10,000 garter snakes!
People Watching – We discover the fun of people watching while we hear the song “People, People, People”.
Review Books:  Mouse Views: What the Class Pet Saw by Bruce McMillan; The 13th Clue by Ann Jonas; Tiger by Judy Allen.

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Use this episode to further enhance your science curriculum. Science Concepts: observations, making inferences, reflection, images.
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Ideal for Grades: K -4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
Series #126

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