Reading Rainbow: A Chair for My Mother (1984)

Genres - Children's/Family, Language & Literature  |   Sub-Genres - Children's Educational, Children's Entertainment, Literary Studies  |   Run Time - 30 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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In Reading Rainbow: Chair for My Mother, the characters all chip in to buy a chair after a devastating fire destroys their belongings. The series of programs continues to provide stimulating topics for youngsters as it encourages them to read. Reading Rainbow: Chair for My Mother stresses the importance of teamwork, and presents a performance that required the cooperative efforts of a choreographer, musicians, and a troupe of dancers. Books reviewed by child critics include I Have a Sister, My Sister is Deaf by Jeanne Whitehouse Peterson and My Mama Needs Me by Mildred Pitts Walter.

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educational-television, reading, book, field-trip, reading-skills, learning-skills, literature, family-tragedy, fire-disaster