Disney Launches Nature Series2 Sep, 2009 By: Billy Gil
Disney Educational Productions has debuted the educational “Disneynature Series,” made for educators and featuring wildlife and nature footage along with supplemental material for lesson plans.
The series features three programs with life-science lesson materials, including interactive assessment tools for teachers and downloadable guides with activities and resources. The programs also fit national curriculum standards.
Releases available now include Disneynature Earth, which explores the Walt Disney Animal Nutrition Center and its special food preparation for animals at various preserves; Disneynature Migration, which follows several species as they migrate; and Disneynature Predator and Prey, which covers such animals as the cheetah and the antelope. Each DVD is listed at $49.95.