Zoo animals of our story books

United States, 1953

Film
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Episode of Series “Background for Social Studies”.
Designed to stimulate young children’s interest in reading stories about animals that can be seen in a zoo. These animals are compared with the character found in storybooks, such as tigers in “Little Black Sambo”, deer in “Bambi” and bears in “Goldilocks and the Three Bears”. The film concludes with an invitation to the children to make up their own story based on the character “Bubble the Elephant”.

Credits

production company

Coronet Instructional Films

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

30814

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Reading

Animals & Wildlife → Bears

Animals & Wildlife → Tigers

Animals & Wildlife → Zoo animals

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Reading

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Literature → Literature

Literature → Reading

Literature → Storytelling

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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