Lots & Lots of Learning Fun – All About Trains
If your little ones are fascinated by trains, then this is the perfect video to introduce them to the subject of trains and railroad transportation. You’ll join Carl the Train Conductor and all his animated rail friends as they take you and your child on a colorful and information-packed adventure to learn lots of fun and fascinating things about trains.
Each of the 15 cleverly animated videos in the program covers one topic of interest including how trains were invented, how they work, how fast they go, the different kinds of trains, how trains talk to each other, train safety, and just about everything else there is to know about trains.
Lots & Lots of Learning Fun – All About Trains is a delightful film, geared towards children but with fascinating facts that will keep the adults glued to the screen. This documentary on trains is a visual feast for the eyes by utilizing old videos as well as animation with wonderful animated characters like Carl the Conductor and Kirby Caboose as well as interesting facts exploding onto your TV screen.
Many people are fascinated by trains, and we learn some intriguing facts: of all the vast equipment incorporated into a train, the three most important things for the conductor in his cab are the brakes, the reverser, and the throttle. We also learn about steam trains, diesel trains, and others, including modern elevated trains. In addition, we learn that in the 1820s the first invented steam engine was the Tom Thumb, and how speeds had accelerated to 50 MPH by 1900. Today’s freight trains hit 80 MPH, 90 MPH for passenger trains and typically run 40-50 MPH at railroad crossings.
This wonderful kid-friendly documentary is truly all about trains and everyone that watches it will know a lot more about trains by the time it ends. We proudly present this enjoyable film our Dove Seal for All Ages. Toot, toot! Get on board for this interesting film.