Scholastic brings award-winning adaptations of best-selling and most loved books to DVD with music, animation, read-along and celebrity voice talent. This DVD, "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly," is fun for children ages 2-7 years. These tune-filled tales are jam-packed with lively music and toe-tapping fun! This DVD collection is approximately 65 minutes long.
There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly was adapted from the Caldecott Honor Book by Simms Taback and is narrated and sung by Cyndi Lauper. There was an old lady who swallowed a fly, and no one knows why. What else can this old lady fit in her stomach?
Frog Went A-Courtin', written by John Langstaff and illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky, is sung on this video by Rust Young and Jack Sundrud. A frog proposes to a mouse, and they have the wedding of their dreams in a sing-along ditty.
This Land is Your Land, written by Woody Guthrie and illustrated by Kathy Jakobsen, is sung on this video by Arlo Guthrie. America's favorite folk song shows how this land was made for you and me!
Over in the Meadow, written by John Langstaff and illustrated by Feodor Rojankovsky, is sung on this video by Mae Robertson. This endearing version of an old counting song for children is filled with the beauty and wonder of meadow life.
4 full-length bonus stories exclusive to DVD: Giraffes Can't Dance - Written by Giles Andreae, narrated by Billy Dee Williams; The Chinese Violin - Written by Madelleine Thien, narrated by Lulu Li; Dem Bones - Written by Bob Barner, narrated by Raul Malo; Changes, Changes - Written by Pat Hutchins