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So you want to be president? : and more stories to celebrate American history / Scholastic ; produced by Weston Woods Studios, Inc.

Channing, Stockard. (Added Author). De Vries, David, 1958- (Added Author). Chiodo, Anna. (Added Author). Allen, Joan, 1956- (Added Author). St. George, Judith, 1931- So you want to be president? (Added Author). Small, David, 1945- (Added Author). Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009 My senator and me. (Added Author). Smith, Lane. Madam president. (Added Author). White, Linda, 1948- I could do that! (Added Author). Carpenter, Nancy (Added Author). Weston Woods Studios. (Added Author). Scholastic Inc. (Added Author). New Video Group. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Scholastic storybook treasures.
DVD read along.
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Fayette Co PL - Connersville J PRESIDENTS (THEME KIT) (Text) 39230031403692 Children Theme Kits Available -
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Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library KID DVD YOU (Text) 70743000143048 Kid's DVDs Available -
Melton PL - Melton JUV DVD SO (Text) 79591000072454 JUV DVD Available -
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Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD JV SO 929 (Text) 78551000629929 Juvenile DVD Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J DVD So (Text) 31951003584833 Children's Room - DVDs Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield jDVD 352.237 So (Text) 78292000295589 Children's Non-Fiction DVD Collection Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting DVD +FIC SO (Text) 51735011402889 Adult department--DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 054524840X
  • ISBN: 9780545248402
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 76 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Weston, Conn.] : Weston Woods Studios ; 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced in 2000.
Special features: Author interview with Lane Smith on Madam president; meet Senator Edward M. Kennedy and Splash; read-along; presidental timeline; discussion questions.
Formatted Contents Note:
So you want to be president / by Judith St. George ; illustrated by David Small -- My senator and me: a dog's-eye view of Washington, D.C. / written by Senator Edward M. Kennedy ; illustrated by David Small -- Madam President / written and illustrated by Lane Smith -- I could do that! Esther Morris gets women the vote / by Linda Arms White ; illustrated by Nancy Carpenter.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrators, Stockard Channing, David de Vries, Anna Chiodo, Joan Allen.
Summary, etc.:
Celebrate American history and learn about the public and private lives of our Presidents; Senator Ted Kennedy and his dog, Splash, invite children on a typical whirlwind day on Capitol Hill; A little girl imagines what her day would be like if she were Madam President; The true story of Esther Morris, who started out life believing she could do anything, and then proved it. Supports early reading; leadership; history knowledge.
Target Audience Note:
Recommended for ages 5-10.
System Details Note:
Subject: Kennedy, Edward M. (Edward Moore), 1932-2009 > Juvenile films.
Morris, Esther Hobart, 1814-1902
Presidents > United States > History > Juvenile films.
Splash (Dog) > Juvenile films.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Juvenile films.
Suffrage > United States.
United States > History.
Genre: Children's films.
Animated films.

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