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1. Native son   Publication: MD, U.S.A Discovery Communications, Inc. 2003 . 1 videodisc (DVD)(60 min,) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. , Adapted from the novel by Richard Wright Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

2. The Great Gatsby   Publication: Silver Spring, MD: Discovery Communications, Inc. 2003 . 60 min.: col. , F. Scott Fizgerald's novel The Great Gatsby focuses on how the American dream may be unattainable, as seen through Jay Gatsby's desire for Daisy Buchanan. Fizgerald and his character Gatsby have similar family backgrounds and love lives. The extravagance and imagery portrayed in The Great Gatsby has been the basis for advertising campaigns, and the novel's popularity has inspired several film adaptations. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

3. Huckleberry Fin   Publication: Silver Spring, MD: Discovery Communications, Inc. 2003 . 60 min : col. , An Overview of the life and times of Mark Twain, as well as their influence on Huckleberry Finn. As controversial now as it was then, this important work of American fiction explores the sometimes contradictory nature of the American spirit. Explore why this story is as relevant now as when it was first published. Date: 2003 Availability: No items available:

4. U.S. geography : the Northeast   Publication: Silver Springs, MD Discovery Communications Inc. 2004 . 1 videodisc(DVD)(26 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. 1 teacher's guide , Title from disc surface. "Geography"--Container. At head of container title: Discovery Channel School. Executive producer, Helen Devitt Holt ; music, Paul Christianson Narrators, Mary Stephens and Ken Arnold. Grades 3-6 | In this study of the Northeast, learn basics of interpreting physical, political, and population maps. Includes discussion questions at the beginning and end of each segment. | Contents: Understanding maps Natural resources Urban centers. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

5. U.S. geography : the Midwest   Publication: Silver Springs, MD Discovery Communications Inc. 2004 . 1 videodisc(DVD)(26 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. 1 teacher's guide , Title from disc surface. "Geography"--Container. At head of container title: Discovery Channel School. Executive producer, Helen Devitt Holt ; music, Paul Christianson Narrators, Mary Stephens and Ken Arnold. Grades 3-6. | Formed by geologic event millions of years ago, the Midwest was once a sea of grass. Today the prairies of America's heartland provide food for millions. Includes discussion questions at the beginning and end of each segment. | Contents: Understanding maps The prairie ecosystem Feeding the United States. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

6. U.S. geography : the South   Publication: Silver Springs, MD Discovery Communications Inc. 2004 . 1 videodisc(DVD)((26 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. 1 teacher's guide , Title from disc surface. "Geography"--Container. At head of container title: Discovery Channel School. Executive producer, Helen Devitt Holt ; music, Paul Christianson Narrators, Mary Stephens and Ken Arnold. Grades 3-6 | Explore the changing landscape of the South, from the Chesapeake Bay's wetlands to the Appalachians to the dusty oilfields of Texas. Includes discussion questions at the beginning and end of each segment. | Contents: Understanding maps Mississippi River Coastal regions. Date: 2004 Availability: No items available:

7. U.S. geography : the West   Publication: Sliver Springs, MD Discovery Communications Inc. 2004 . 1 videodisc(DVD)(26 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in. 1 teacher's guide , Title from disc surface "Geography"--Container At head of container title : Discovery Channel School Grades 3-6 | Understanding maps--Earthquakes and volcanoes--The gold rush Date: 2004 Availability: No items available: