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Bill Nye the science guy :  the moon  Cover Image DVD DVD

Bill Nye the science guy : the moon / Disney Educational Productions.

Nye, Bill. (Added Author). Schmitt, Harrison H. (Added Author). Disney Educational Productions. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0896259404
  • ISBN: 9780896259409
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (26 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Classroom edition DVD.
  • Publisher: Elk Grove Village, Ill. : Disney Educational Productions, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Award-winning series explores the world of science and nature using humor, music, experiments, and interviews with scientists.
DVD features fully indexed chapters correlated to National Science Standards, downloadable teacher's guide, interactive glossary and quiz, Internet links, and bonus materials.
"2008 DVD release"--container. Disc says 2003.
Formatted Contents Note:
1. Big idea -- 2. Try this : moon phases -- 3. Way cool scientist : geologist on the moon -- 4. Big demo : moon phases -- 5. Music video.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, Bill Nye.
Summary, etc.:
Bill Nye explores the moon and its place in the solar system. Illustrates how the moon orbits the Earth and introduces the different phases of the moon. Describes how the moon impacts the ocean tides and explains why lunar eclipses occur. Also features an interview with Apollo 17 astronaut, Harrison Schmitt, the last astronaut to walk on the moon. The astrogeologist discusses the differences between the surface of the moon and the Earth's surface.
Target Audience Note:
Grade level: 4 and up.
Funding Information Note:
Funded by the National Science Foundation.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Closed-captioned. English or Spanish dialogue.
Subject: Tides.
Lunar eclipses.
Lunar geology.
Space flight to the moon.
Astronauts > Interviews.
Astronautics > Juvenile films.
Science > Experiments > Juvenile films.
DVDs > Juvenile literature.
Children's television programs > Juvenile films.
Educational television programs > Juvenile films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired > Juvenile films.
Science television programs > Juvenile films.
Solar system > Juvenile films.
Outer space > Exploration.
Moon > Exploration.
Moon > Orbit.
Moon > Phases.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Webb City Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 4 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Webb City Public Library Juvenile DVD 523.3 Bill (Text) 38262300007143 Juvenile Videos Available -

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