He’s Got the Whole World In His Hands .. and more stories to celebrate the environment

Collect the entire library of Scholastic Storybook Treasures and read along on screen with your favorite classic children’s stories, brought vividly to life on DVD.

HE’S GOT THE WHOLE WORLD IN HIS HANDS (Illustrated by Kadir Nelson, Narrated by Chrystal Taliefero) This beloved folk song celebrates the connection between people and nature.

COME ON, RAIN! (By Karen Hesse, Illustrated by Jon J. Muth, Narrated by Laila Ali) Tess knows that the only thing that can fix the endless summer heat is a good, soaking rainstorm. When it finally comes everyone rejoices.

GIVING THANKS: A NATIVE AMERICAN GOOD MORNING MESSAGE (Written and Narrated by Chief Jake Swamp, Illustrated by Erwin Printup Jr.) This Thanksgiving Address is a message of peace and appreciation of Mother Earth and all her inhabitants.

OWL MOON (Written and Narrated by Jane Yolen, Illustrated by John Schoenherr) A young girl and her father take a magical, night-time walk through the snowy woods in search of the Great Horned Owl.


THE TALE OF THE MANDARIN DUCKS (Written by Katherine Paterson, Illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon, Narrated by B.D. Wong) A compassionate couple risks their lives to save a pair of Mandarin ducks.

PATRICK (Written and Illustrated by Quentin Blake) The countryside comes alive with Patrick’s fiddle music.

A BOY, A DOG AND A FROG (Illustrated by Mercer Mayer) A young boy and his dog spend the afternoon trying to catch a playful frog.