In this reissued version of a beloved classic, a boy venturing through a forest on his way to a tuba lesson finds himself giving a concert to an unexpected audience of woodland creatures. But when a huge bear shows up and roars forth his own notes, will music be able to soothe even the most savage of beasts? Light on words but heavy on fun, Tuba Lessons is an unforgettable celebration of music and friendship.
Siggi Jepsen, incarcerated as a juvenile delinquent, in one day assigned to write a routine German lesson on the ´The Joys of Duty.´Overfamiliar with these ´joys, ´ Siggi sets down his life since 1943, a decade earlier, when as a boy he watched his father, constable of the northernmost police station in Germany, doggedly carry out orders from Berlin to stop a well-known Expressionist, their neighbor, from paintings to keep them safe from his father.
First Flight ´´RM´´ is an exciting series of beginning readers which include songs, poems, adventures, mysteries, humor, nature, and more by established authors and illustrators. These books make the introduction to reading fun and satisfying for new readers and are available in four levels to correspond to reading development.
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Some students will drive even the best-intentioned teachers to the breaking point. Ingrid is one of those students. The Lesson is a nuanced portrait of the struggle between two wills, crackling with psychological tension and simmering with emotion.
Even the best software cannot teach your child to read. You need books and the most important tool of all - the kitchen table - where you sit and do the lessons. This book gives you an easy to follow recipe for teaching your child to read.