The Ballerina Sistah's: The Challenge of the Hip-Hop Monkeys (Paperback)
From the Accepting your Differences collection. The Ballerina Sistah's is a culturally diverse book about the adventures of two sisters, named Day- Day and Simara who are involved in their first year of Ballet at a local non-profit Recreation Center. On this particular day, the girl's are asked by their Uncle, to conduct warm-up exercises unattended, until their teacher arrives.. Unsupervised during their warmi up, the girls have difficulty remaining focused on their tasks when they are surprised by the interruptions of two dancing Hip -Hop Monkeys threatening to tear up the girls classroom, unless they agree to challenge the Monkeys to a Hip-Hop dance competition. Understanding that Hip- Hop is not their forte", the girl's call on the assistance of their two cousins; Dancing Taylen and Izayah to take on the Monkeys challenge. Is their decision enough for the sisters to win the challenge? Does the Ballerina Sistah's successfully complete their task? A story about communication, conflict resolution, decision making, following instructions and remaining on task. Lesson with questions to answer at the end of the story. Highly recommended for children between the ages of three to ten.