Just The Facts: America's Explorers & Pioneers

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Special Features

On-screen subtitles/captions; On-screen teacher's guide; Multiple choice quiz; Conversation with 2 explorers of the final frontier; Trailers; Printable documents
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/22/2005
  • UPC: 743452117826
  • Rating:

  • Source: Goldhill Home Media
  • Time: 50:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 63,322

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Introduction [1:23]
2. The Vikings [:17]
3. Columbus [:23]
4. Ponce De León [:27]
5. John Cabot [:08]
6. Amerigo Vespucci [:14]
7. Balboa [:17]
8. Verrazano [:18]
9. Jacques Cartier [:15]
10. De Soto [1:08]
11. Coronado [:41]
12. Juan Cabrillo [:30]
13. Sir Francis Drake [:55]
14. Champlain [1:00]
15. Henry Hudson [:46]
16. Jolliet & Marquette [:54]
17. La Salle [1:05]
18. Capt. James Cook [1:47]
19. Jonathan Carver [:42]
20. Daniel Boone [1:15]
21. Robert Gray [:24]
22. William Sherley Williams [:45]
23. Lewis & Clark [5:44]
24. Zebulon Pike [1:00]
25. Stephen Harriman Long [1:02]
26. Manuel Lisa [:37]
27. Jim Bridger/Jedediah Smith [2:23]
28. Benjamin Bonneville/Joe Walker [2:02]
29. Lt. Charles Wilkes [1:04]
30. John Fremont [1:46]
31. Kit Carson/Edward Beale [1:12]
32. John James Audubon [:41]
33. John Wesley Powell [:34]
34. Davy Crockett [:40]
35. Jim Bowie [:38]
36. West Point Surveyors/Lt. Wm. Emory [1:10]
37. West Point Surveyors/Lt. George H. Derby [:22]
38. West Point Surveyors/Lt. Joseph Ives [:39]
39. Spencer Fullerton Baird [:27]
40. The Four Great Western Expeditions [2:14]
41. The Purchase of Alaska [:39]
42. Robert Kennicott [:42]
43. William H. Dall/John Muir [:54]
44. Exploring the North and South Poles [:37]
45. Space Exploration [1:14]
46. Closing Credits [1:13]
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Side #1 --
   Play Main Program
   Main Program Scene Index
   A Teacher's User Guide
      Program Overview
      Learning Objectives
      Web Resources
   Bonus Features
      A Conversation With Two Explorers of the Final Frontier (Borman/Aldrin)
      Multiple-Choice Quiz
         The United States Constitution
         The United States Bill of Rights and Constitutional Amendments
         The Declaration of Independence
         Understanding Government: The Legislative Branch
         Understanding Government: The Judicial Branch
         Understanding Government: The Executive Branch
      Printable Documents
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