The majority of books written about Elizabeth I cover the relationships she has with the men who surround her. This book is about the women who were with her around the clock. Information is taken from their correspondence to build an image of the woman behind Gloriana.
I paint people’s ideal bookshelves: your favorite books, books that changed your life, books that made you who you are. Picking your ideal books is not an easy task (try it!). I think of this project as an intimate form of portraiture - Jane Mount
This activty is for PreK and Kindergarten. The children would get a piece of paper with questions on it. The questions are I have __hair. I am a_, My favorite color is_ Who am I? They will fill in the blanks. The second piece of paper would Say I am. then they would have to draw a picture of them. At the end it will be a book. the children would have a copy for them to take home.
'12 Years a Slave' Book and Film to be Taught in High Schools
Read April 2015 - 12 Years a Slave' Book - Excellent - The most credible and telling contemporaneous portrait of American slavery. In 1841, Solomon Northup was betrayed, kidnapped, and sold as a slave in the pre-Civil War South. This is the true, shocking story of the twelve years Northup spent in slavery. A testimony to the strength of one man's spirit and his remarkable will to survive.