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Nursery Rhyme Lessons

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Humpty Dumpty

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Little Boy Blue

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Hey Diddle Diddle

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Little Miss Muffet

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Goosey Goosey Gander

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Jack and Jill

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The Man in the Moon

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The Lion and the Unicorn

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Three Wise Men of Gotham

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There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe

Poetry Lessons

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Wang Wei - Sending off Yuan Er on a Mission to Anxi

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Du Fu - To Mr. Li Guinian, on the Occasion of our Meeting in the South

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Walt Whitman - When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer

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Du Fu - The Tactical Octagon

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Du Fu - Four Quatrains, No. 3, "A Pair of Orioles"

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Francisco de Quevedo y Villegas - Enseña cómo todas las cosas avisan de la muerte

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John Keats - On the Grasshopper and the Cricket

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Li Bai - Thoughts on a Quiet Night

Music Lessons

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ABRSM Music Theory

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Piano Finger Selection Theory
Poetry

Anthology

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Art

Gallery

Inspiring, original works of art based on poems and musical masterpieces.

New Exhibit

Chopin - 24 Preludes

Newest Gallery Additions

The Bamboo Hut
Deer Park
Deer Park
Bamboo Hut
Miscellaneous Poems, No. 2
To Mr. Li Gui Nian, on the Occasion of our Meeting in the South
To Mr. Li Gui Nian, on the Occasion of our Meeting in the South
The Tactical Octagon

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Book quizzes

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Popular Book Quizzes

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The Phantom Tollbooth
by Norton Juster
Summary:
    A story of a child that doesn’t see the value of learning receives a magical tollbooth and is transported to a world where he learns values of learning.
Reading Level: Grades 5-10
Lexile® Measure: 1000
Word Count: 42,156 words
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The Outsiders
by S. E. Hinton
Summary:
    A story of 14-year-old boy and his two older brothers. The boys are orphans and struggle to stick together in their lower-class neighborhood, known as the East Side while dealing with social issues with the rich West Side.
Reading Level: Grades 8-10
Lexile® Measure: 750
Word Count: 48,532 words
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The Giver
by Lois Lowry
Summary:
    A boy’s special story develops in a utopian world that may not be as perfect as it seems.
Reading Level: Grades 6-8
Lexile® Measure: 760
Word Count: 41,905 words
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Animal Farm
by George Orwell
Summary:
    A simple and easy to understand allegory for how communism fails when put into practice.
Reading Level: Grade 8
Lexile® Measure: 1170
Word Count: 29,966 words
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The Cricket in Times Square
by George Seldon
Summary:
    A hardworking city school boy befriends a cricket from the countryside who enchants the entire city.
Reading Level: Grades 2-6
Lexile® Measure: 780
Word Count: 25,278 words
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
by J. K. Rowling
Summary:
    Harry Potter finds out that he is a wizard as he is summoned off to the magical Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
Reading Level: Grades 5-6
Lexile® Measure: 880
Word Count: 76,944 words
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
by J. K. Rowling
Summary:
    Harry and his friends must find out what evil is lurking in the school.
Reading Level: Grades 5-6
Lexile® Measure: 940
Word Count: 84,799 words
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The Eagle of the Ninth
by Rosemary Sutcliff
Summary:
    The Eagle of the Ninth tells the story of a young Roman officer who searches for the lost standard of his father’s legion to restore their honor.
Reading Level: Grades 7-12
Lexile® Measure: 1110
Word Count: 86,864 words
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Charlotte's Web
by E.B. White
Summary:
    A barnyard pig and a spider become unlikely friends.
Reading Level: Grades 3-5
Lexile® Measure: 680
Word Count: 31,938 words
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The Little Prince
by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Summary:
    The Little Prince travels through the cosmos to learn about life.
Reading Level: Grades 3-8
Lexile® Measure: 710
Word Count: 16,534 words
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The BFG
by Roald Dahl
Summary:
    A ten-year-old girl befriends a friendly giant as they battle evildoers together.
Reading Level: Grades 3-7
Lexile® Measure: 720
Word Count: 37,568 words
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D'Aulaire's Book Of Greek Myths
by Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
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Reading Level: Grade 5-12
Lexile® Measure: 1070
Word Count: 37,436 words
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The Great Gatsby
by F. Scott Fitzgerald
Summary:
    A classic tragic love story with an overriding theme of new money versus old money.
Reading Level: Grades 6-12
Lexile® Measure: 1070
Word Count: 47,094 words
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Little House in the Big Woods
by Laura Ingalls Wilder
Summary:
    Short Descrip
Reading Level: 3-5
Lexile® Measure: 930
Word Count: 18,556 words

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