Ready Math Common Core (Grades K-5): Ready Mathematics is a standards-based core instructional program that supports a rich classroom environment in which mathematical reasoning, discourse, and practices all thrive.Your access to the NCBI website at gov has been temporarily blocked due to a possible misuse/abuse situation involving your site.David Parkinson found Winslet to be a standout among the ensemble cast, and Mick La Salle of the San Francisco Chronicle took note of how well she had portrayed her character's "move from girlish impetuousness to a more womanly sense of balance".In Michael Winterbottom's Jude, based on the novel Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy, she played Sue Bridehead, a young woman with suffragette leanings who falls in love with her cousin, Jude (played by Christopher Eccleston).Impressed by her reading, Thompson cast her for the much-larger part of the recklessly romantic teenager Marianne Dashwood.The director Ang Lee wanted Winslet to play the part with grace and restraint—aspects that he felt were missing from her performance in Heavenly Creatures—and thus asked her to practice tai chi, read gothic literature, and learn to play the piano.Winslet, at 20 years old, was intimidated by the experience of performing Shakespeare with established actors such as Branagh and Julie Christie, saying that the job required her to "hit a certain level of intellect that I don't believe I have".Leonardo Di Caprio (pictured) was paired opposite Winslet in Titanic (1997).
Winslet, who weighed 185 pounds at the time, played the daughter of an obese woman in it.
While filming, an off-hand comment from the director Diarmuid Lawrence about the likeness between her and the actress who played her mother prompted Winslet to lose weight.
The New Zealand-based production is based on the Parker–Hulme murder case of 1954, in which Winslet played Juliet Hulme, a teenager who assists her friend, Pauline Parker (played by Melanie Lynskey), in the murder of Pauline's mother.
Winslet is the recipient of several accolades, including three British Academy Film Awards, and is among the few performers to have won Academy, Emmy, and Grammy Awards.
Born in Reading, Berkshire, Winslet studied drama at the Redroofs Theatre School and had her first screen appearance at the age of 15 in the British television series Dark Season (1991).
For playing a Nazi camp guard in the last of these, she won the BAFTA Award and Academy Award for Best Actress.