Reading Rainbow brings great books to life onscreen through rich illustrations and celebrity narrators. Each episode introduces kids to interesting new people and places, and explores important social and cultural issues that offer kids a close-up look at the world around them.
- Episode 1 Desert Giant the saga of the life cycle and ecosystem of the giant saguaro cactus and the animals in the desert it helps to support.
- Episode 2 Alejandro's Gift is a story about a man in his 60s who lives in the desert. He gives a gift of water to various desert animals.
Bonus segments from these other Reading Rainbow episodes:
- Gila Monsters Meet You at the Airport
- The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
Publisher: Hooked on Phonics
Release Date: 12-09-2006
Media Format: DVD