by Angela Royston

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Books in the Love to Dance series bring different styles of dance to life. Ballot explores the stars, the moves, and the costumes that make ballet so exciting.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781410949202
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 01/01/2013
Series: Love to Dance
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 760L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

About the Author

Angela Royston has written many books for young people, including books about people at work, animals, health and the environment.

Table of Contents

This Is Ballet! 4

How Ballet Began 6

Classical Ballet 8

Basic Move: The Arabesque 10

Changing Styles 12

Skills 14

Practice, Practice, Practice 16

Tricky Move: The Big Jump 18

What to Wear 20

En Pointe 22

Tricky Move: Fish Dive 24

The Performance 26

Give It a Try! 28

Glossary 30

Find Out More 31

Index 32

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