Wandering Wenda U: Uncle Ulmer's Unruly Unicorn

Our unusual heroes are at the University of Uxbridge, visiting Wenda’s Uncle Ulmer and his missing, unruly unicorn.
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/05/2017

Artzooka! (Eng) Underground Caves | Panda's Plane

Using layers of rock and sand, Jeremie is inspired to make underground caves in a glass jar. Then he makes a plane for his panda critter. Later, tired of painting on canvas, Jeremie branches out and makes some running shoe art. For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Jeremie recycles bottle caps into a drum set and Paper Bag plays in a ...
  • 2009
  • 00:24:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Artzooka! (Eng) Underground Caves | Panda's Plane (Español / Spanish / Espagnol)

Using layers of rock and sand, Bruno is inspired to make underground caves in a glass jar. Then he makes a plane for his panda critter. Later, tired of painting on canvas, Bruno branches out and makes some running shoe art. For an Artzooka Recycle Challenge, Bruno recycles bottle caps into a drum set and Paper Bag plays in a ...
  • 2010
  • 00:21:55
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 07/30/2013

Bookaboo Use Your Imagination with Kevin Durand

Bookaboo shares a story with Canadian actor Kevin Durand called Use Your Imagination, by Nicola O'Byrne. The book is about a wolf who teaches a rabbit how to write a story, but suddenly it's clear that the wolf is very hungry!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:14
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/12/2018

Wandering Wenda V: The Vengeful Vendetta of a Vaudeville Vampire

Transport yourself into an exhilarating world of action, adventure and alliteration as young Wenda and her friends Wu and Wesley Woodchuck embark on a series of wild, weird and wonderfully exciting adventures. No matter where Wenda wanders, she always finds herself mixed up in the middle of mayhem, and when the going gets tough, she uses her words. Inspired by ...
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 08/03/2017

News in Review - February 1997 Victims of Fashion

This report is a haunting look at the newest fashion phenomenon, the emaciated teenage supermodel, and the impact on, and implications for, young people.
  • 1997
  • 00:14:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/1997

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CBC News Village Cellphone: Empowering Bangladesh

In the early 1990s, Iqbal Quadir, a Bangladesh-born MIT professor and entrepreneur, had the idea that cellphones could be used to help the very poorest people. For Bangladesh, a densely populated country strangled by frequent natural disasters and a serious lack of infrastructure, Iqbal saw communication technology as an essential resource. His vision: to help village entrepreneurs, backed by micro-loans, ...
  • 2008
  • 00:11:13
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

News in Review - February 2007 Visiting Second Life's Virtual World

Second Life is an online 3-D digital world that is created by the people who sign up for it. It's also a really big business. Its more than two million residents can buy everything from virtual land to virtual running shoes. In this News in Review story we'll examine why Second Life is so popular. We'll also create an avatar ...
  • 2007
  • 00:11:11
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2007

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The Art Show Vivian's Airplanes

Inspired by her day at the aircraft museum in Hamilton, Vivian creates a flight-inspired work using a board, wire and pieces of an airplane bought at the museum’s gift shop.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:06
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 11/16/2017

News in Review - April 1998 W.O. Mitchell: A Canadian Story Teller

A giant in Canadian Literature, W.O. Mitchell was also an important contributor to the genre of story-telling. As a cultural "interpreter," Mitchell portrayed the Prairie way of life as well as Canadian life in general in the 20th century. He was a writer with whom many Canadians identified in a very special way, however the universal themes - inherent in ...
  • 1998
  • 00:09:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/1998

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