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Meet Rory Hohenstein, a Professional Dancer
     

Meet Rory Hohenstein, a Professional Dancer

by Jill D. Duvall
 
Our Neighborhood introduces young, beginning readers to the many and varied individuals they might encounter in their communities. With a striking, photojournalistic style and easy-to-read text, this series presents the life stories of real people. From a Chinese chef to a Staten Island Ferry captain, a wide variety of occupations is brought to life. The biographies

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Our Neighborhood introduces young, beginning readers to the many and varied individuals they might encounter in their communities. With a striking, photojournalistic style and easy-to-read text, this series presents the life stories of real people. From a Chinese chef to a Staten Island Ferry captain, a wide variety of occupations is brought to life. The biographies in this series will encourage children to think about the ways they might influence their neighbors and their community as adults.

Rory Hohenstein is a professional dancer, and he's still only a teenager! Readers will learn that practice, hard work, and even more practice can make for a perfect performance.

Editorial Reviews

School Library Journal - School Library Journal
PreS-Gr 2Featuring a male ballet dancer and female sewage-plant employee, these books reflect the diversity of today's workplace. Large, full-color photographs and easy, controlled-vocabulary texts follow the daily routines of a young dancer from the Kirov Academy in Washington, DC, and a worker at the Cox Creek Water Reclamation Facility in Curtis Bay, MD. Beginning readers will enjoy these contemporary titles about community members.Pamela K. Bomboy, Chesterfield County Public Schools, VA

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780516203126
Publisher:
Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Series:
Our Neighborhood Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.33(d)
Lexile:
560L (what's this?)
Age Range:
6 - 7 Years

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