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Visual and Performing Artists - HC
Visual and Performing Artists - HC
Visual and Performing Artists - HC
9780778700135 | In Stock
US$22.60
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Visual and Performing Artists chronicles the fascinating lives and achievements of talented female artists around the world. Interesting information explains such ideas and events as communism, censorship, glasnost, Native reserves, the Vietnam war, vaudeville, and much more. Major profiles include:
• Julie Andrews - actor and singer
• Frida Kahlo - artist
• Natalie Makarova - dancer
• Georgia O’Keeffe - artist
• Madonna - singer, dancer, and actor
• Buffy Sainte-Marie - singer, actor, and artist
• plus brief highlights of a dozen other women


Reading Level: Gr. 4
Interest Level: Gr. 3-6
Guided Reading Level:
Binding: Hardcover
Series: Women In Profile
Author(s): Shaun Hunter

Format
Size: 8″ × 10″
No. of Pages: 48
Index Included: Yes
Glossary Included: Yes

GRL:
ATOS: 6.5
Dewey: 700.92
Lexile: Not Available at this time.
Copyright: 1999

Reviews
Visual and Performing Artists

Common Core, Suggested Works Grade Five, Informational Texts, Biographies, page 335 -- Common Core Curriculum-English, Grades K-5, 2nd Edition, pub 2014 “...The format is easy to use and captures the most pertinent aspects of each person's contributions...The profile subjects include the famous and not-so-famous. An excellent source for information and inspiration. Recommended.” —Book Report, 11/99 "These well-organized books introduce historical and contemporary women of varied races and nationalities...Many of these figures have not previously been covered in biographical materials for children...suitable for browsing and for giving children some idea of the enormous variety of accomplishments of women around the world." —School Library Journal, 08/99