Spanish - 20 Animated Hero Classics Biography DVD Collection
Collections The Animated Hero Classic Series consists of 20 inspiring and educational stories of heroic men and women, with the emphasis placed on their accomplishments in world history and social sciences. The series focuses on the role in which they contributed to developing social, economic and political structures as well as in establishing and spreading ideas that helped to transform the world forever. ThisåÊAnimated Hero Classics Series collectionåÊincludes 20 Interactive DVDs withåÊeducational and entertaining lessons about such greats as Benjamin Franklin, Abraham Lincoln, Helen Keller, Thomas Edison, Marie Curie, Galileo and many more!Perfect for Home Educators as these DVDsåÊhelp supplementåÊyour curriculum and instruction PLUS, with a wide range and continuity of human experiences this series teaches concepts such as courage, self-control, justice, heroism, leadership and patriotism and honesty and positive character traits (click for list of the positive Character Traits presented by title)These inspirationalåÊchildren's DVD stories are brought to life by the studios of Richard Rich, former Walt Disneyå¨ Productions director. And you can feel confident that the Animated Hero Classics are of the highest quality and worthy of your trustBonus Offer - You'll getåÊa Free Instant Download an Activity Book for each video in the Animated Hero Classics‰ã¢åÊCollection full of skill developing activities, word games, puzzles, coloring pages, and more! It's the perfect way to keep their learning discovery alive! Below is a brief description of the 20 historical biographies included in this extensive DVD collection from NEST Entertainment. Pocahontas This Native American princess acted as a peacemaker between her people and the early American settlers. George Washington A thrilling portrait in leadership, this man served his country as patriot, soldier and President. Galileo Galileo was an extraordinary genius of astronomy that had the integrity to tell the truth he discovered about the universe. Marco Polo Marco Polo was an astonishing explorer with a vision that took him to India, China, and many other exotic lands far from Italy. Benjamin Franklin Curiosity led to his remarkable achievements as a scientist, inventor, diplomat, and shaper of the Constitution. Florence Nightingale Caring for the poor and sick, a young English woman left a life of privilege for a life of service. Thomas Edison Persistence, hard work, and sacrifice catapult Thomas Edison to become one of the world's greatest inventors. Harriet Tubman A woman of courage, who escaped slavery then became a modern-day Moses, bravely led others to freedom. Helen Keller With the help of a patient teacher, Helen was successful in overcoming obstacles of deafness and blindness. The Wright Brothers Perseverance was rewarded when two brothers launched the world into a new age of powered flight. Alexander Graham Bell This man of compassion taught the deaf and overcame failure to invent the telephone. Marie Curie Winner of two Nobel prizes, Marie Curie's love of science led to the discovery of plutonium and the isolation of radium. The Maccabees The Maccabees family led their people with valor to win the war of religious freedom. Beethoven Witness Ludwig van Beethoven's struggle to overcome his hearing loss and creatively give the world music that stirs the soul. Louis Pasteur With conviction, this great Frenchman discovered the cure for deadly diseases, after the death of his daughter. Joan of Arc With bold faith, Joan of Arc gained strength from the voices of angels and boldly fought for her nation's freedom. Abraham Lincoln "Honest Abe's" dedication led him from humble beginnings to his election as President of the United States. William Bradford His belief brought peace with the Native Americans, inspiring the first Thanksgiving. Leonardo Da Vinci The amazing breadth and depth of da Vinci's unique genius and character provide wonderful proof of the power of humility. Christopher Columbus A young man's determination leads to the discovery of a new world.