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Schoolhouse rock! [videorecording] / American Broadcasting Company.

Dorough, Bob. (Added Author). Ahrens, Lynn. (Added Author). Newall, George (George R.) (Added Author). Frishberg, Dave. (Added Author). Yohe, Tom, 1937-2000 (Added Author). Mendoza, Rich. (Added Author). American Broadcasting Company. (Added Author). Walt Disney Productions. (Added Author). Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Various performers. (Cast).


Collection of animated, musical shorts on the topics of science, multiplication, money, American history and politics, and English grammar.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788829254
  • ISBN: 9780788829253
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 283 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet
  • Edition: Special 30th anniversary edition.
  • Publisher: Burbank, California : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002]
  • Distributor: Burbank, California : Buena Vista Home Entertainment

Content descriptions

General Note:
Educational shorts originally produced for television and broadcast on ABC from 1973 to 1996.
"Includes every School House Rock song ever created"--Container.
Program notes in container insert include selected lyrics and an interview with George Newall.
Additional features on Disc 1: interactive Top 10 jukebox ; additional song, I'm gonna send your vote to college ; "play all" feature or a "shuffle all" option.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Grammar rock. Unpack your adjectives -- Lolly, Lolly, Lolly, get your adverbs here -- Conjunction junction -- Interjections! -- Rufus Xavier Sarsaparilla -- Verb : that's what's happening -- A noun is a person, place or thing -- Busy propositions -- The tale of Mr. Morton.
Disc 1. Science rock. The body machine -- Do the circulation -- Electricity, electricity -- The energy blues -- Interplanet Janet -- Telegraph line -- Them not-so-dry bones -- A victim of gravity -- The weather song.
Disc 1. Money rock. Dollars and sense -- Seven-fifty once a week -- Where the money goes -- Tax man Max -- Walkin' on Wall Street -- This for that -- Tyrannosaurus debt -- The check's in the mail.
Disc 1. Multiplication rock. My hero, zero -- Elementary, my dear -- Three is a magic number -- The four-legged zoo -- Ready or not, here I come -- I got six -- Lucky seven Sampson -- Figure eight -- Naughty number nine -- The good eleven -- Little twelvetoes.
Disc 1. America rock. No more Kings -- Fireworks -- The shot heard 'round the world -- The Preamble -- Elbow room -- The great American melting pot -- Mother necessity -- Sufferin' till suffrage -- I'm just a bill -- Three-ring government -- I'm gonna send your vote to college.
Disc 2 (Extra credit). Making of "I'm gonna send your vote to college" -- Emmy awards featurette -- Scooter Computer & Mr. Chips three song set -- the long lost song, "The weather show" -- Nike commercial of "Three is a magic number" -- Top 20 countdown shuffle -- "I'm gonna send your vote to college" in surround -- audio commentaries -- arrange-a-song puzzles -- "Earn your diploma" trivia game -- 4 music videos by contemporary artists.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Songs by Bob Dorough, Lynn Ahrens, George Newall, Kathy Mandry, Dave Frishberg, Tom Yohe, Rich Mendoza.
Participant or Performer Note:
Various performers.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region1; aspect ratio: 1.33:1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround or DTS 5.1 surround sound.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Home use only.
Language Note:
Optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Science.
United States > History.
United States > Politics and government.
English language > Grammar.
Genre: Short films.
Video recordings.
Educational films.
Animated films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Educational television programs.
Animated television programs.

Available copies

  • 54 of 59 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Fontana Regional Library.


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Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library JDVD SCHOOLHOUSE (Text) 39493107082283 Juvenile Video Available -
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