Giraffes Can't Dance

Author: Giles Andreae

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1408345374

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 1536

Number One bestseller Giraffes Can't Dance from author Giles Andreae has been delighting children for over 20 years. Gerald the tall giraffe would love to join in with the other animals at the Jungle Dance, but everyone knows that giraffes can't dance . . . or can they? A funny, touching and triumphant picture book story about a giraffe who finds his own tune and confidence too, with joyful illustrations from Guy Parker Rees and a foiled cover. ... wonderfully funny. - Independent A fantastically funny and wonderfully colourful romp of a picture book. All toddlers should grow up reading this or hearing their parents read it aloud to them. - Daily Telegraph A joyful read about an outsider who finds acceptance on his own terms.... there's also a simple moral about tolerance and daring to be different. - Junior

Love from Giraffes Can't Dance

Author: Giles Andreae

Publisher: Orchard Books

ISBN: 9781408364833

Category: Animals

Page: 32

View: 4701

This magical moonlit rhyme is ideal for sharing and reading aloud with loved ones, and as a sturdy board book, it's perfect for even the littlest hands. The perfect gift to say 'I love you' on Valentine's Day, or at any time of the year.

Giraffes Can't Dance W/CD

Author: Giles Andreae

Publisher: Perfection Learning

ISBN: 9781627659826

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 3517

Gerald is a giraffe that can't dance. Try as he might, his long, spindly legs buckle whenever he starts to boogie. Every year he dreads going to the Great Jungle Dance--until one night he finds his own special music. Full-color illustrations.

Giraffes Can't Dance

Author: Giles Andreae

Publisher: Franklin Watts

ISBN: 9781408303627


Page: 16

View: 1387

Welcome to the great Jungle Dance . . .

30 Graphic Organizers for the Content Areas, Grades K-3

Author: Christi E. Parker

Publisher: Shell Education

ISBN: 1425803903

Category: Education

Page: 145

View: 2569

Provides fresh, new graphic organizers to help students read, write, and comprehend content area materials. Helps students organize and retain information.

Jamie the Giraffe Learns to Dance

Author: Kate Silves

Publisher: Trafford Publishing

ISBN: 1466973048

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 20

View: 2925

A question for you dear readers and listeners: What is this story trying to teach us? Answer: Be content with the uniqueness of you.

Giraffes Can't Dance

Author: Giles Andreae

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781987163513

Category: Dance

Page: N.A

View: 7512

Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.

50 Fantastic Ideas to Encourage Diversity and Inclusion

Author: June O'Sullivan,Nausheen Khan

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 147299390X

Category: Education

Page: 64

View: 2483

A collection of 50 fun and effective activities to nurture kindness and inclusivity in your Early Years setting. Covering important topics such as race, disability, age, appearance and mental health with positivity and openness, this book gives practitioners the confidence to build an inclusive environment for all children. Following the belief that children can be active agents of change, the ideas encourage children to ask questions, challenge prejudice and celebrate diversity through games, provocations, role play, physical activity, arts and crafts and more. With over 40 books in the 50 Fantastic Ideas series there's something for everyone – whether you're a practitioner looking for new ideas or you want to try out a popular well-loved activity with a new twist. Each book offers a wide range of fun and creative activities to carry out with children aged 0–5 years, with lists of resources, step-by-step instructions and information about the benefits for children.

Growing a Growth Mindset

Author: Kevin Sheehan,Jessica Ryan

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 1475824742

Category: Education

Page: 241

View: 6290

Growing a Growth Mindset: Unlocking Character Strengths through Children’s Literature provides teachers with an innovative approach to teaching children the positive psychology constructs that underlie self-belief, goal motivation, and happiness. Through selected children’s books, the book brings to life the latest research and strategies for developing growth mindset, hope, grit, character strengths, and happiness. Each of these positive psychology constructs is explored through a set of three picture book classics that makes the research understandable to even the youngest learner. The National Council for Social Studies inquiry approach drives each book-driven analysis of the selected stories. This inquiry-based approach is organized around a compelling question and provides a complete outline, including formative and summative questions and assessments, as well as extensions that share this vital learning with parents. Lessons in this book have been created by outstanding teachers and have been field tested in classrooms across the region with extraordinary results.

The Story Cure

Author: Susan Elderkin,Ella Berthoud

Publisher: Canongate Books

ISBN: 1782115285

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 476

View: 3354

The stories that shape our children's lives are too important to be left to chance. With The Story Cure, bibliotherapists Ella Berthoud and Susan Elderkin have put together the perfect manual for grown-ups who want to initiate young readers into one of life's greatest pleasures. There's a remedy for every hiccup and heartache, whether it's between the covers of a picture book, a pop-up book, or a YA novel. You'll find old favourites like The Borrowers and The Secret Garden alongside modern soon-to-be classics by Michael Morpurgo, Malorie Blackman and Frank Cottrell-Boyce, as well as helpful lists of the right reads to fuel any obsession - from dogs or dinosaurs, space or spies. Wise and witty, The Story Cure will help any small person you know through the trials and tribulations of growing up, and help you fill their bookshelves with adventure, insight and a lifetime of fun.