Announcing Three New Award-Winning Learning Videos with a Unique Twist

   The Kidz Investigate® Video Series is designed for children and hosted by children. Young audiences everywhere will be captivated as they watch the hosts investigate a variety of topics that are designed to interest children. These inquisitive young investigators probe how to become a successful writer, how picture books are made, and an exciting interview with the award-winning author–Carl Sommer.

Winners of the Telly Awards

Communicator Awards

Videographer Awards

How Picture Books Are Made

    Come along with our young hosts as they investigate how picture books are made in this fun and exciting video! They'll examine the step by step process from the beginning of an idea, all the way to a completed picture book. They'll be assisted by the award-winning author and president of Advance Publishing, Carl Sommer. Children will learn about writing, proofreading, correcting, artwork, scanning, digital formatting, printing, and binding—all from a child’s perspective! (31 min.)
Winner Communicator Award - Crystal Award of Excellence

Winner of the Telly Award and Videographer Award.

DVD 1-57537-802-7 $9.95       

How To Become A Successful Writer

    Join our young hosts as they investigate what it takes to write award-winning books. They’ll begin with their source, award-winning author, Carl Sommer. Then from his insight, knowledge, and experience, children will learn why it's important for everyone to learn how to write, how to develop the craft of successful writing, how to appreciate writing and language skills, and a lot of practical advice. Many could end up becoming award-winning authors! (24 min.)
Winner Communicator Award - Award of Distinction

Winner of the Telly Award

Winner of The Videographer Award and Award of Distinction

  DVD 1-57537-801-9 $9.95       

Interview With Award-Winning Author Carl Sommer

    Meet the successful author, businessman, and family man in an interview designed especially to inspire children. You’ll see Carl Sommer at home and at his three businesses as our young hosts interview him and learn what keeps him going strong. From New York to Texas, tool-and-die maker to teacher, successful business owner to successful author, father of 5 to grandpa of 14, Carl Sommer is definitely making a difference, and does he have a story to tell! (34 min.)
Winner Communicator Award -
Honorable Mention 

Winner of the Telly Award

DVD 1-57537-800-0 $9.95       

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Set of 3—DVD 1-57537-840-X $24.95