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    "Romeo and Juliet" for Kids (Shakespeare Can Be Fun! (Paperback)) (Paperback) By (author) Lois Burdett

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    DescriptionFor more than 20 years, Lois Burdett has been introducing Shakespeare to primary school pupils. Working with her students, many as young as seven, she makes Shakespeare's plays come wonderfully alive for young eyes and ears. The texts are rewritten as simple rhyming verse and illustrated by her pupils' own lively colour illustrations of the characters and the action. Her books and workshops for teachers have captured the attention and imagination of parents, educators, and lovers of Shakespeare around the world.


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    Title
    "Romeo and Juliet" for Kids
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lois Burdett
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 64
    Width: 191 mm
    Height: 231 mm
    Thickness: 5 mm
    Weight: 204 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781552092293
    ISBN 10: 1552092291
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 22880
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y5.1
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC reading level and special interest qualifier V2: 5AF
    BIC E4L: NF5+
    BIC subject category V2: YQE
    DC21: 822.33
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    DC22: 822.33
    B&T General Subject: 214
    Libri: I-C9
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 822.3/3
    Ingram Subject Code: C9
    B&T Book Type: EN
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: JNF017000
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 5AF
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: PR2878.R6 B87 1998
    Thema V1.0: YNDS, YPCA9
    Illustrations note
    100 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    FIREFLY BOOKS LTD
    Imprint name
    FIREFLY BOOKS LTD
    Publication date
    01 September 1998
    Publication City/Country
    Ontario
    Author Information
    Lois Burdett's success in introducing Shakespeare to children is reflected in her growing international reputation. Her books and workshops for teachers have captured the attention and imagination of parents, educators, and lovers of Shakespeare around the world, including the American National Council of Teachers of English and the International Reading Association. Among other commendations, Lois Burdett has received "Encyclopedia Britannica's National Award for Early Childhood Education," Canada's "Meritorious Service Medal," the Canadian Teachers' Federation's "Hilroy Fellowship," and two writers' awards. Burdett's many speaking engagements have included the International Reading Association and the National Council of Teachers of English. Her books, magazine articles, presentations and media interviews are testimony to her strong influence in the education community, where she has also been instrumental in helping teachers to incorporate Shakespeare into early grade curricula.
    Review quote
    Keep[s] intact the essence of Shakespeare while telling an exciting story that will keep kids' attention.... Highly recommended.--Carol Burbridge"Library Talk" (05/01/1999)