Release on 2007-01 | by Karen Holmes,Melvin Burgess,Lee Hall
Author: Karen Holmes,Melvin Burgess,Lee Hall
Pubpsher: Penguin Longman
Category: Ballet dancers
Eleven-year-old Billy Elliot is different from other boys. He is not very clever or good at sports. Then, one day, he discovers ballet dancing. Finally he has found something that he can do well. But everybody knows that ballet is for girls, not boys! Will Billy continue to dance? Or have his father and brother got other plans for him? -- p. 4 of cover.
Fictional Everington during the 1984-1985 UK miners' strike, and centres on the character of 11-year-old Billy Elliot (Jamie Bell), his love of dance and his hope to become a professional ballet dancer. Billy lives with his widowed father, Jackie (Gary Lewis), and older brother, Tony (Jamie Draven), both coal miners out on strike, and also his invalid Nan (Jean Heywood), who once aspired to be a professional dancer in Durham. Billy's mother, Nan's daughter, Sarah, died on 2 December 1983, aged 38
Release on 2016-03-17 | by Herbert Puchta,Jeff Stranks,Peter Lewis-Jones
Author: Herbert Puchta,Jeff Stranks,Peter Lewis-Jones
Pubpsher: Cambridge University Press
Category: Foreign Language Study
Challenge and inspire your teenage learners to think beyond language. American Think is a vibrant course designed to engage teenage learners and make them think. As well as building students' language skills, it offers a holistic approach to learning: developing their thinking skills, encouraging them to reflect on values and building their self-confidence. Topics are chosen to appeal to and challenge teenagers, firing their imagination and ensuring effective learning. Exam-style exercises and tips help students prepare for Cambridge English Key, Preliminary and First. Informed by the Cambridge English Corpus, the course reflects real language usage and 'Get it right' sections help students avoid common mistakes.
Release on 2016-11-08 | by Mark Lewinski,Sam Parrish,David Porter,Hannah Thomas
Author: Mark Lewinski,Sam Parrish,David Porter,Hannah Thomas
Pubpsher: Hachette UK
Category: Study Aids
Exam Board: Cambridge Level: KS4 Subject: Performing Arts First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: June 2017 Support your teaching of the new Cambridge Technicals 2016 suite with Cambridge Technical Level 3 Performing Arts, developed in partnership between OCR and Hodder Education; this textbook covers each specialist pathway and ensures your ability to deliver a flexible course that is both vocationally focused and academically thorough. Cambridge Technical Level 3 Performing Arts is matched exactly to the new specification and follows specialist pathways in acting, dance, music, theatre production, and musical theatre. - Ensures effective teaching of each specialist pathway offered within the qualification. - Focuses learning on the skills, knowledge and understanding demanded from employers and universities. - Provides ideas and exercises for the application of practical skills and knowledge. - Developed in partnership between Hodder Education and OCR, guaranteeing quality resources which match the specification perfectly
Release on 2003-04 | by Miles Kelly Publishing,Miles Kelly Staff
Author: Miles Kelly Publishing,Miles Kelly Staff
Pubpsher: Miles Kelly Pub
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
"These interactive and educational resources include four levels of difficulty to ensure continued play among the whole family or class. Each colorful quiz is spiral-bound with a unique stand that allows for different quizzes to be displayed on either side with the answers displayed prominently following each question. More than 1,500 questions are subcategorized by subject, which is noted by the icon in front of each question."