Degas and the Little Dancer
This book about the famous artist, Edgar Degas, tells the story of the girl behind his famed The Little Dancer. Marie, Degas’s model, wanted to be the most famous ballerina in the world, but was too poor to afford lessons. To earn some money, she worked as a model for Degas at the ballet school. This story is a great way to integrate art into the curriculum. Soft 31p.