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Great Dance and Ballet Books for boys!

Finding a book about dance is easy! But finding a book about dance or ballet or any other style where the main characters or information is either gender-balanced or about boys, is not so easy! Great dance and ballet books for boys include images or photos that boys are easily able to identify with. They are either gender-balanced or include …

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The Ultimate List of Dance and Ballet Picture Books for Children by Age

Every night my children and I have a ritual. After bath and shower time we sit on the couch and read several picture books. We have collated quite a collection of children’s literature, but some of our favourite books to read are those about ballet, dance and movement. The best dance and ballet picture books have storylines, rhymes, and words …

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Dance & Ballet Books for Kids & Young Readers that Showcase Diversity!

When I grew up reading children’s literature it was quite rare to see many books where the kids had different skin colors, or where the main character had a disability. Having been a teacher in multicultural schools and having mixed-race children myself, I have become painfully aware of the discrepancies as I wasn’t always able to provide my students and …

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The Best Books for Dance Kids that are also Educational!

Having a Bachelor of Teaching and having taught in primary (junior) schools for several years, one of the most important things I think any parent can do for their child is to read to them! Read every single day with them! Having four children of my own, I can’t tell you how easy it was for my kids to learn …