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ABC Yoga
by Christiane Engel Details
Pairing simplified yoga poses with alphabetized animals and objects, ABC Yoga features colorful illustrations of children and animals practicing yoga along with playful rhymes to explain each movement. A fun family read, this interactive title is perfect for teaching toddlers their ABCs, as well as introducing them to familiar animals and basic, simplified yoga poses that promote health and well-being.
Cockatoo, Too
by Bethanie Deeney Murguia Details
Who can can-can? Find out in this hilarious book that features cockatoos, two more cockatoos, and tutued toucans too!
Dancing Feet!
by Lindsey Craig Details
Easy-to-read, rhyming text depicts diffent animals dancing.
Duck Sock Hop
by Jane Kohuth Details
Ducks dance their socks off at their weekly sock-hop.
Emma and Julia Love Ballet
by Barbara McClintock Details
A story that follows the everyday life of two girls, one a professional ballerina, the other a student, both of whom love ballet.
by Misty Copeland Details
American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland encourages a young ballet student, with brown skin like her own, by telling her that she, too, had to learn basic steps and how to be graceful when she was starting out, and that some day, with practice and dedication, the little girl will become a firebird, too. Includes author's note about dancers who led her to find her voice.
Flora and the Peacocks
by Molly Idle Details
In this wordless book with interactive flaps, a little girl named Flora forms a friendship with two peacocks as the three learn to dance together.
Giraffes Can't Dance
by Giles Andreae Details
Gerald the giraffe is too clumsy to dance with all the other animals at the Jungle Dance, until he finds the right music.
Move Your Mood!
by Brenda S. Miles Details
Provides a fun active way to learn about emotions, linking movement with mood.
Nose to Toes, You are Yummy!
by Tim Harrington Details
An interactive picture book that encourages readers to sing and dance to celebrate every body part.
One More Dino on the Floor
by Kelly Starling Lyons Details
When a dinosaur gets the dancing bug, she is joined on the floor by her friends, one by one until they reach ten.
by Doreen Cronin Details
Rhyming text describes the many ways to wiggle.
Updated 10/07/2016
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