After attending a student ballet performance with his kindergarten class, Nate decides he wants to become a ballet dancer. After seeing a ballet performance, Nate decides he wants to learn ballet Instead, he tells Nate that he hopes some day to be a top ballerino. Ballerino Nate. [Kimberly Brubaker Bradley; R W Alley] — After seeing a ballet performance, Nate decides he wants to learn ballet but he has doubts when his.
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About Kimberly Brubaker Bradley.
He wants to do ballet, but his big brother keeps telling him reasons why he shouldn’t dance in order to discourage Nate from trying it. No trivia or quizzes yet.
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Jul 05, Maggie rated it really liked it Shelves: Refresh and try again.
Nate just wants to do ballet and dance, but his brother keeps telling him only girls can dance. I like this book because his brother think he can not do ballerina stuff, but he can nafe ballerina stuff and then they see ballerinas.
Apr 17, Altivo Overo rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Read and find out!
Nate is very interested and excited but his brother Ben is opposite of him and thinks the ballet yucky. Nate sees how much fun dancing is.
In this book Nate does what he wants even after his brother tells him ballet is only for girls. Dec 10, Rachael rated it really balllerino it Shelves: They should not make other people happy, but instead make themselves happy. Alley Goodreads Author Illustrations. I love that they make ballet acceptable for boys.
Description: Ballerino Nate / Kimberly Brubaker Bradley ; pictures by R. W. Alley.
Nov 27, Cheryl rated it it was amazing Shelves: For some unknown reason the illustrator decided to picture all the characters as dogs which children may find amusingbut to me, detracts from the story and its messag Picture book. Luckily, he has supportive parents.
Both of us liked this one and it’s a good lesson. Boys can be ballerinas Nov 18, S. Nate practiced everywhere once his mom said maybe in the for lessons.
Nate went to his mom and told her he wanted to learn how to do ballet after his trip. Arly rated it it was amazing Shelves: Without this, he would never know that many people think ballet is strictly for girls and the story would lose the tension that makes it work.
The artwork is delightful as well. This book is all about Nate who sees a ballet and loves it then decides he wants to dance just like that. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Nate is in Kindergarten and his class is going on a field trip to the Ballet with his older brother Ben’s class This story took place: But his older brother who is in second grade tells him that only girls are ballet dancers.
The literary element that plays a role in this story is gender and mood. Good bwllerino you, Nate! For me, a strength balerino the book was how the author captured family dynamics among the Mom, Dad and 2 little boys.