Bea at Ballet

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Penguin, May 10, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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Adorable toddlers have fun with ballet

Bea loves everything about ballet class, from putting on her leotard and ballet slippers to bowing good-bye at the end of class. Bright, cheerful illustrations show Bea and her class learning the basic positions and movements and show them leaping and twirling to their hearts' delight.

Caldecott Honor winner--and former dancer--Rachel Isadora, the creator of Lili at Ballet, introduces young children to the joy of dance and creative expression.
 

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In this book "BEA AT BALLET", is the perfect introduction book to ballet for little ones. It is filled with cheerful illustrations and simple vocabulary that emphasizes the fun and joy of dancing. Bea ... Read full review

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This book shows different types of ballet clothes for girls and boys and shows different movements and foot poses of ballet dancing. ages 3,4,5 pierce college library Read full review

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Rachel Isadora, a former dancer, received a Caldecott Honor for Ben's Trumpet, and has written and illustrated numerous other books for children, including Say Hello!, Peekaboo Bedtime, the Lili at Ballet series and several classic tales set in Africa (including The Ugly Duckling, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and The Princess and the Pea). She lives in New York City.

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