The Resource The Halloween stories collection, Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios, Inc, (videorecording)

The Halloween stories collection, Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios, Inc, (videorecording)

Label
The Halloween stories collection
Title
The Halloween stories collection
Statement of responsibility
Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios, Inc
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A very brave witch": A little witch wants to know what humans are actually like, so she sets out on an adventure to find out. -- "By the Light of the Halloween Moon": A brave girl would rather play a trick than be gobbled up as a treat. -- "A Dark, Dark Tale": Take a spooky journey up dark stairs and through hidden passages. -- "Georgie": A friendly ghost looks for a new house to haunt when he feels unwanted by the Whittaker family. -- "Witch in the Cherry Tree": David and his mother must find a way to protect their freshly baked cakes from the tricky witch in the cherry tree. -- "Three-Legged Cat": Tom, the pegged-legged cat is mistaken for a hat in this hilarious tale of mistaken identity. -- "Three Robbers": A little orphan girl sets three robbers straight, turning their gold to good. -- "Little Tim and the Brave Sea Captain": Little Tim finally has the chance to become a sailor and experience life on the high seas. -- "Where the wild things are": When Max is sent to bed without supper, he sails off to a world inhabited by weird creatures. -- "In the night kitchen": Mickey is awakened by noises in the night. -- "Alligators all around": Alligators dance and sing through the alphabet. -- "Pierre": Pierre doesn't care about anything until he meets a hungry lion. -- "One was Johnny": Counting forwards and backwards has never been so much fun. -- "Chicken soup with rice": Chicken soup with rice can be enjoyed all year long while learning the months. -- "Teacher From the Black Lagoon": a young boy thinks his new teacher is a monster. -- "Librarian From the Black Lagoon": a trip to the library has the kids ready for anything. -- "Gym Teacher From the Black Lagoon": is the new gym teacher really a monster? -- "Shrinking Violet": a little girl has to overcome her shyness, when she must perform in the school play
Member of
Cataloging source
ZAE
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • Ages 3-9
  • Not rated
Language note
In English; Where the wild things are has a Spanish or French language option
PerformerNote
Elle Fanning, Calista Flockhart
Runtime
179
Series statement
Scholastic storybook treasures
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
animation
Label
The Halloween stories collection, Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios, Inc, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released direct-to-video in 2010
  • All stories have a read along with the story option, not closed captioning
  • Special features: A very brave witch: Trailers ; Where the wild things are: Getting to know Maurice Sendak ; Teacher from the black lagoon: Interview with Jared Lee, Interview with Mike Thaler, Talk about the stories, Trailers
  • "A read-along DVD"--Container
  • Based on the books, A very brave witch (2006) / written by Alison McGhee ; illustrated by Harry Bliss -- A dark, dark tale (1981) / written and illustrated by Ruth Brown -- By the light of the Halloween moon (1993) / written by Caroline Stutson ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes -- Georgie (1944) / written and illustrated by Robert Bright -- The witch in the cherry tree (1974) / written by Margaret Mahy ; illustrated by Jenny Williams -- The three robbers (1963) / written and illustrated by Tomi Ungerer -- The three-legged cat (1993) / written by Margaret Mahy ; illustrated by Jonathan Allen -- Little Tim and the brave sea Captain (1936) / written and illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. -- Where the wild things are (1963) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- In the night kitchen (1970) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Alligators all around (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- One was Johnny (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Pierre (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Chicken soup with rice (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. -- Teacher from the Black Lagoon (1989) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Librarian from the Black Lagoon (1997) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Gym teacher from the Black Lagoon (1994) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Shrinking Violet (2001) / written by Cari Best ; illustrator, Giselle Potter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Very brave witch -- By the light of the Halloween moon -- Dark, dark tale -- Georgie -- Witch in the cherry tree -- Three-legged cat -- Three robbers -- Little Tim and the brave sea Captain. -- Where the wild things are -- In the night kitchen -- Alligators all around -Pierre -- One was Johnny -- Chicken soup with rice. -- Teacher from the black lagoon -- Librarian from the black lagoon -- Gym teacher from the black lagoon -- Shrinking violet
Control code
676831098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (179 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685230602 (set)
  • 767685163382
  • 767685115374
  • 767685229163
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NNVG230600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
SCH230600D
System control number
(OCoLC)676831098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The Halloween stories collection, Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios, Inc, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released direct-to-video in 2010
  • All stories have a read along with the story option, not closed captioning
  • Special features: A very brave witch: Trailers ; Where the wild things are: Getting to know Maurice Sendak ; Teacher from the black lagoon: Interview with Jared Lee, Interview with Mike Thaler, Talk about the stories, Trailers
  • "A read-along DVD"--Container
  • Based on the books, A very brave witch (2006) / written by Alison McGhee ; illustrated by Harry Bliss -- A dark, dark tale (1981) / written and illustrated by Ruth Brown -- By the light of the Halloween moon (1993) / written by Caroline Stutson ; illustrated by Kevin Hawkes -- Georgie (1944) / written and illustrated by Robert Bright -- The witch in the cherry tree (1974) / written by Margaret Mahy ; illustrated by Jenny Williams -- The three robbers (1963) / written and illustrated by Tomi Ungerer -- The three-legged cat (1993) / written by Margaret Mahy ; illustrated by Jonathan Allen -- Little Tim and the brave sea Captain (1936) / written and illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. -- Where the wild things are (1963) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- In the night kitchen (1970) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Alligators all around (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- One was Johnny (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Pierre (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak -- Chicken soup with rice (1962) / written and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. -- Teacher from the Black Lagoon (1989) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Librarian from the Black Lagoon (1997) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Gym teacher from the Black Lagoon (1994) / written by Mike Thaler ; illustrator, Jared Lee -- Shrinking Violet (2001) / written by Cari Best ; illustrator, Giselle Potter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Very brave witch -- By the light of the Halloween moon -- Dark, dark tale -- Georgie -- Witch in the cherry tree -- Three-legged cat -- Three robbers -- Little Tim and the brave sea Captain. -- Where the wild things are -- In the night kitchen -- Alligators all around -Pierre -- One was Johnny -- Chicken soup with rice. -- Teacher from the black lagoon -- Librarian from the black lagoon -- Gym teacher from the black lagoon -- Shrinking violet
Control code
676831098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
3 videodiscs (179 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 767685230602 (set)
  • 767685163382
  • 767685115374
  • 767685229163
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
NNVG230600
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
SCH230600D
System control number
(OCoLC)676831098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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