Carnival Of The Animals by Prelutsky & GrandPré

From Alfred A. Knopf

by Jack Prelutsky and Mary GrandPré

America's first Children's Poet Laureate has written all-new verses to accompany the composer Camille Saint-Saëns's The Carnival Of The Animals, and the illustrator of the Harry Potter books has turned these rollicking rhymes into a picture book fun fest. Included is a CD of the music and of Jack Prelutsky reading the verses. A note to teachers by Judith Bachleitner, head of the music department at the prestigious Rudolf Steiner School in New York City, suggests ways preschoolers can act out the music - tromp like an elephant, hop like a kangaroo, glide like a swan - or, for older children, be creatively inspired by this joyful work.

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Carnival Of The Animals by Prelutsky & GrandPré - Book/CD
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