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21. The northeast by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , We will be visiting the states of Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont. On this trip we will explore the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic Coastal Plain, travel to big cities like Philadelphia and Boston, and also to rural areas that grow corn and potatoes. We will explore the region's history, culture, industry and natural resources, and learn how maple syrup is produced. Availability: No items available:

22. U.S. commonwealths & territories by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , This video disc explores the various commonwealths and territories possessed by the United States: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Baker Island, Howland Island, Jarvis Island, Kingman Reef, the Midway Islands, Palmyra Atoll, Johnson Atoll, Wake Island, Guam, American Samoa and the Northern Mariana Islands. Students will learn about the significance, history and culture of these Atlantic and Pacific islands. Availability: No items available:

23. The midwest by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) ,  We will be visiting the states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Iowa and Missouri. On this trip we will visit the Great Lakes and cross the Interior Plains as we learn about the region's history, culture, industry and natural resources. We will spend some time with a dairy farmer in Wisconsin, and visit Chicago, the region's largest city. We are also scheduled to see two spectacular sculptures carved into the sides of mountains: Mount Rushmore and the Crazy Horse Memorial! Availability: No items available:

24. California by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , On this trip, we will explore California's varied landforms, taking a trip deep into Death Valley and high up into the Sierra Nevada Mountains. We will travel to Hollywood, the movie capital of the world, talk to a seismologist and learn about the history, industry, natural resources and culture of the state, especially the contributions of native peoples and immigrants. We will tour big cities like San Diego, rural areas where people farm, and even visit a real ghost town! Of course, no trip to this warm and sunny state would be complete without a visit to the California coast, and an exciting ride through hilly San Francisco in a cable car! California...here we come!  Availability: No items available:

25. Florida by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , On this trip we will explore Florida's landforms, taking a trip to the Florida Keys and exploring the vastness of the Everglades. We will travel to Disney World in the city of Orlando and the John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park where people come to dive to view the magnificent multicolored coral reefs. During our trip we will investigate the history, industry, natural resources and culture of the Sunshine State, and journey along the Gulf of Mexico on the Intracoastal Waterway. Of course, no trip to Florida would be complete without a visit to cosmopolitan Miami, where we will soak up the sunshine and Cuban culture! Availability: No items available:

26. Michigan by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , On this trip we will explore Michigan's varied landforms; its Upper and Lower Peninsulas, the Great Lakes and its plains. We will cross the Mackinac Bridge, which connects the two peninsulas and travel to Beaver Island, a popular vacation spot for Michiganders. We will learn about the state's culture, history, natural resources and industry, as we visit a car designer working at General Motors in Detroit, Michigan's largest city. Of course, no trip to Michigan would be complete without exploring all of the fun outdoor activities available: skiing, skating, ice fishing and hockey in the winter months, and hiking, sailing, camping and canoeing in the summertime. Availability: No items available:

27. New york by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , On this trip we will explore New York's landforms, taking a trip under Niagara Falls and up into the Catskill Mountains. We will explore the history, industry, natural resources and culture of the state, especially the contributions of immigrants and native peoples. We'll take a trip along the Erie Canal, visit many important cities like Albany, Buffalo and Rochester, and rural areas that produce delicious apples and ice cream! Of course, no trip to the Empire State would be complete without a stop in New York City! There we will tour Central Park, Times Square and the Statue of Liberty, and also spend some time with a Brooklyn native. Availability: No items available:

28. Texas by Schlessinger Media. Publication: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, ©2004. . 1 videodisc (23 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide (5 p. ; 19 cm.) , On this trip we will explore Texas landforms, touring the vast open plains and basins. We'll travel to the Alamo, the site of a famous battle, spend some time digging up dinosaur fossils with a paleontologist and learn about the history, industry, natural resources and culture of the Lone Star State, especially the influence of Spanish and Mexican peoples. Visits to big cities like Houston and Dallas are scheduled, along with a trip to a ranch. Of course, no trip to Texas would be complete without investigating the lives of real-life cowboys, so saddle up as we ride on the Chisholm Trail! Availability: No items available: