One of the most beloved folk heroes in history, Johnny Appleseed transformed the American frontier. He planted the apple trees that fed and sheltered the early settlers of our nation’s heartland. Even more, he sowed seeds of kindness as he traveled, spreading a message of hope and encouragement that shaped the lives of the pioneers and their descendants.
Did Johnny Appleseed really go barefoot? Did he wear a pot on his head? Learn the answer to these questions and more as host Rick Sowash takes us on an amazing adventure through the life and times of this American legend. From stories, poems, and tall tales to a special visit to the Johnny Appleseed Museum, children ages eight and up as well as adults will enjoy this entertaining look at a true, wholesome hero! Approx. 28 minutes.DVD Features:
- Optional English subtitles
- Discussion questions in PDF
- Children’s coloring pages in PDF
- Script for the program in PDF