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Constellation myths / a production of Schlessinger Media ; executive producer, Andrew Schlessinger ; executive producer/writer, Ray Messecar ; director, Ray Messecar ; [produced and directed by] Top Dog Media Incorporated.

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD J292.13 CON (Text) 33187002916464 Dvd Juvenile Non-fiction Available -
 FCPL# 11260:
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch DVD j 292.13 GREEK (Text) 33946002422629 Audio Visual - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417102543
  • ISBN: 9781417102549
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 pages ; 19 cm.)
  • Publisher: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note: Special features: chapter select, discussion questions & activities.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Cosimo Scianna ; video editing & graphics, Elements Post ... [et al.] ; music, Bruce H. Zimmerman.
Participant or Performer Note: Live-action host, Kevin Bott.
Summary, etc.: Recounts a few of the tales that the ancient Greeks and Romans composed around star formations as they searched for clues about life here on Earth. Presents the tale of the great hunter Orion and explains his placement in the heavens, along with his faithful hunting dogs and the animals he hunted, and who hunted him. In addition, students learn of the origins of the bear constellations Ursa Major and Ursa Minor, and of the vanity that put a queen named Cassiopeia high into the heavens.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4-8.
System Details Note: DVD; all region, NTSC.
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned.
Subject: Mythology, Greek > Juvenile films.
Orion (Greek mythology) > Juvenile films.
Apollo (Deity) > Juvenile films.
Artemis (Greek deity) > Juvenile films.
Gaia (Greek deity) > Juvenile films.
Cassiope (Mythical queen) > Juvenile films.
Callisto (Greek mythology) > Juvenile films.
Zeus (Greek deity) > Juvenile films.
Andromeda, Princess, daughter of Cepheus, King of Ethiopia (Mythological character) > Juvenile films.
Perseus (Greek mythology) > Juvenile films.
Mythology, Greek.
Orion (Greek mythology)
Apollo (Deity)
Artemis (Greek deity)
Gaia (Greek deity)
Cassiope (Mythical queen)
Callisto (Greek mythology)
Zeus (Greek deity)
Andromeda, Princess, daughter of Cepheus, King of Ethiopia (Mythological character)
Perseus (Greek mythology)
Mitologa̕ griega > Pelc̕ulas cinematogrf̀icas juveniles.
Genre: Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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