SummaryOwen's parents try to get him to give up his favorite blanket before he starts school. When their efforts fail, they come up with a compromise that works for everyone. In flashbacks, viewers see LeVar as a child as he shares how he dealt with changes--from adjusting to a new sibling to attending the first day of kindergarten. Includes a visit to comic book creators and shows how they write and illustrate picture books.
Visit comic book creators
Pies -- Juvenile films.
Blankets -- Juvenile films.
Parent and child -- Juvenile films.
Children -- Books and reading.
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Authorship.
Illustration of books.
Children's television programs -- United States.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Educational television programs.
|Publisher|| Baltimore, MD :Distributed by GPN Educational Media,2007
|Other Titles|| Reading rainbow.
Henkes, Kevin. Owen.
Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
GPN Educational Media.
Hosted by LeVar Burton.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Based on a book of the same title by Kevin Henkes.
"The complete episode as seen on PBS."--Container.
Date on disc: 2007; date on container: 2006.
Books reviewed by children: Ira sleeps over by Bernard Waber; Born in the gravy by Denys Gazet; Darcy and Gran don't like babies by Jane Cutler, illustrated by Susannah Ryan.
1 videodisc (30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.