Juvenile Fiction

Cloud Dance

Author: Thomas Locker

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt


Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Clouds of many shapes and sizes drift and dance across the sky. Includes factual information on the formation and different kinds of clouds.
Performing Arts

Teaching Children Dance

Author: Theresa Purcell Cone

Publisher: Human Kinetics


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 206

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"Teaching Children Dance, Third Edition," presents 31 ready-to-use lessons that bring fun and challenging dance experiences to elementary-aged children of all ability levels. The updated third edition includes 13 new learning experiences and two new chapters on teaching children with disabilities and making interdisciplinary connections.

People of the Sky

Author: Clare Bell

Publisher: Open Road Media


Category: Fiction

Page: 374

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Old technology survives and even thrives on the challenges of a new planet populated by ancient human spirits. Kesbe Temiya, a freelance flyer, accepts a commission to deliver an ancient but restored C‐47 (a Gooney Bird, in twentieth century parlance, named The Gooney Berg by its new owner) to a collector of rare aircraft on the planet Oneway. Dropped off by a starship, Temiya gets sidetracked by bad weather, rescued by a mysterious figure riding an alien flying creature, and stranded in a long‐vanished Pueblo Indian colony that follows the prophecy of the Blue Star Kachina and lives the old ways, isolated from technology and away from the white man. Despite her own Pueblo blood, Kesbe is an outsider; only by adopting the ways of the People of the Sky, including a ritual that may turn her, too, into a throwback and could even kill her, can she find the help she needs to fulfill her mission—and find the life that is right for her.
Performing Arts

Teaching Children Dance

Author: Theresa Purcell Cone

Publisher: Human Kinetics Publishers


Category: Performing Arts

Page: 126

View: 315

Grade level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, e, p, t.

Vox Lycei 1933-1934

Author: Lisgar Collegiate Institute

Publisher: Lisgar Alumni Association




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Dusting by Stars

Author: Katherine Stevens

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation


Category: Poetry

Page: 106

View: 127

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Social Science

Dances of the Tewa Pueblo Indians

Author: Jill Drayson Sweet

Publisher: School for Advanced Research on the


Category: Social Science

Page: 108

View: 902

Great changes have swept the world of the Tewa Indian peoples of New Mexico since 1985, when this volume first appeared, including changes in relationships between Indian communities and the anthropologists who wish to study them. Returning to her classic work, anthropologist Jill D. Sweet revisits the ideas and the people who first inspired her love of the Tewa Pueblo dances. The Tewa have become increasingly sophisticated in managing tourism, including the new casinos, to ensure that it contributes to the persistence and even the revitalization of ancient ritual practices.This expanded edition reflects these changes by featuring the voices of Tewa dancers, composers, and others to explain the significance of dance to their understanding of Tewa identity and community. The author frames their words with her own poignant reflections on more than twenty years of study and friendship with these creative and enduring people.

The Experience of Spirituality

Author: Daniel Perret

Publisher: BoD - Books on Demand France



Page: 84

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In this book I have chosen to deal with the experience of spirituality by exploring seven major themes: our spiritual aura and our inborn qualities / the influx of spiritual energy into each of the zones of our body / obstacles towards spirituality that we meet in daily life / cooperation with non-physical intelligences (nature spirits, guardian angels, spirit guides.) / spiritual healing / spontaneous artistic expression / a committed relationship