SummaryIn Alejandro's gift, by Richard E. Albert, Alejandro creates an oasis at his house in the desert as a gift for all of the animals that live near him. Also, in this program, host LeVar Burton discovers an oasis in the California desert and travels to Niagara Falls. The books It rained on the desert today, by Ken and Debby Buchanan, The desert alphabet book, by Jerry Pallotta, and Water, water everywhere, by Mark J. Rauzon and Cynthia Overbeck Bix are reviewed.
At the oasis
-- Juvenile drama.
Desert animals -- Juvenile drama.
Oases -- California.
Children -- Books and reading.
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)
Children's television programs.
Educational television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Baltimore, MD :Distributed by GPN Educational Media,2007
|Other Titles|| Reading rainbow (Television program)
Albert, Richard E., 1909- Alejandro's gift.
Lancit Media Productions.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
GPN Educational Media.
Hosted by LeVar Burton ; feature book read by Francisco Rivela.
Director of photography, Kevin Lombard ; music, Steve Horelick, Larry Wolf, Oasis Music Inc.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the book by Richard E. Albert and illustrated by Sylvia Long.
Date on disc: 2007; date on container: 2006.
Originally broadcast on the PBS tv program in 1995.
"The complete episode as seen on PBS."--Container.
1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.