RUSSIAN POINTE HARDCOVER STORYBOOK
These engaging stories and whimsical illustrations delight children and parents alike, imparting lessons about courage, loyalty and being true to oneself. The "Themes and Values" notes integrated into the pages challenge young readers to think critically and relate the stories to their own lives. Music and theater vocabulary words are highlighted in the text and compiled into a glossary with beautiful photographs to illustrate each term. The experience of live theater leaps from the page, endearing children to the performing arts. Each Ballet Series Storybook is based on a classic fairytale ballet.
SLEEPING BEAUTY:Reading about Princess Aurora’s enchanted sleep and wondrous awakening, children enter a magical world of fairies and dreams come true. In this ballet- themed retelling of the classic tale, children learn about kindness, forgiveness and love of nature, through the eyes of the sweet princess and her devoted prince.
NUTCRACKER: Enjoy the magic of this classic story of love, courage, holiday warmth and ballerina dreams, as Clara experiences Christmas with her family, fights off the Mouse King, and travels with her beloved Nutcracker to the Kingdom of Sweets, realm of the Sugar Plum Fairy. As Clara’s captivating adventure unfolds, children explore the concepts of bravery, imagination and speaking up for oneself.
Growing Through Arts fosters:
-Creativity and imagination
-Confidence, leadership, and character
-Logic and problem-solving
-Memory, abstract thinking, discipline and focus
-Early academic skills, eye-hand coordination and more!