Introducing a brand-new series that covers core curriculum topics in all academic areas. Developed from a history curriculum writer, this program explores the important achievements of Thomas Alva Edison. What were the significant events of Edison's early life? What were Edison's most notable inventions? How has he changed the way we see and hear the world around us? The answers to all of these questions are covered in depth with detailed graphics, diagrams and exciting video. On-screen, multiple-choice reviews at the end of each segment reinforce important concepts.