All About Adolescent Literacy

All about adolescent literacy. Resources for parents and educators of kids in grades 4-12.
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Performing Arts

Art is beauty, self-expression, and sharing ideas. Teens can be drawn to these stories of theater, dance, musicals, and other live performances that convey big ideas in entertaining, moving, dramatic ways.

To Dance: A Ballerina's Graphic Novel

To Dance: A Ballerina's Graphic Novel by Siena Cherson Siegel

For Ages: 9-12

To Dance is a graphical memoir of Siena Cherson Siegel, a young girl growing up in Puerto Rico who eventually came to New York to study with the School of American Ballet. It captures the passion of the artist, as well as the discipline needed to succeed.

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