Count on number fun with these sturdy, lightweight bean bags. Each 2.75" x 2.75" bean bag is embroidered with a number (1 to 20) on one side and its number word (one to twenty) on the other. Even numbers are embroidered in blue, and odd numbers are embroidered in red for easy identification. The bean bags come in a handy cloth storage bag with a "Tip Sheet" of beginning math activities for large and small groups, from number identification and counting to simple addition and subtraction.Grades Pre-K and up / Ages 3+
Redesigned, wooden, two-story ark with flip-open doors and twenty-eight character blocks to sort! Ages 2+. 9.75" x 9.5" x 5.25"
Each flashcard quizzes a state's location on one side and the state's capital and major cities on the other. Learn state birds, flowers, nicknames, and other facts. The Hot Dots Power Pen (sold separately) provides instant feedback, allowing kids to play and learn independently. Incorrect answers get a "boing" from the pen, and the correct answer gets one of four fun positive sounds. Includes 50 two-sided cards (one for each state), guide, and comes in a durable plastic storage box.
The animal kingdom is represented by friendly critters of every description. Children can learn identification as well as the alphabet with this colorful carpet. Cut Pile Rug. 78 inches wide x 113 inches long.
Make Secondary Colors Your Primary Strategy! Color Scheme is a dazzling game of color-blending strategy. Players scheme and strategize as they slip primary-colored tiles into the swiveling tower, attempting to create a row of three secondary colors. But, watch out! Every tile drop presents new opportunities for success
The Numbers Sound Puzzle by Melissa & Doug is an excellent teaching tool for counting and number identification. When you place the pieces correctly in the puzzle board, then you hear the names of 21 numbers and corresponding objects. This beautiful, sturdy and durable wooden puzzle entertains while it teaches! 13.25" x 10" 21 pcs Ages 3+
Each three-dimensional book in this unique science activity line presents cool facts and a look inside the subject. Through a series of 3D pages, children "dissect" and examine internal structure and anatomical systems. Lift off the skin and you see the muscles! Turn to the next page to see the skeleton and internal organs! Touch the skeleton and remove organs for closer examination. Eight beautifully illustrated 3-D pages.
A great way to reinforce letter identification and letter sound association. They're perfect for kids learning the alphabet who need additional help remembering the sounds of the letters or for those struggling with letter reversal. The rings feature uppercase and lowercase letters plus full-color illustrations. Includes 130 rings (5 of each letter) and a tip sheet of suggested activities. For ages 5 yrs. and up Language: English
Kids will love tossing around their ABCs, learning letters, and building words with these lightweight, washable beanbags. Each of the twenty-six beanbags is made of soft, cuddly felt, and is small enough for little hands. Beanbags are embroidered with uppercase letters on one side and lowercase on the other. Letters are color-coded, consonants in blue and vowels in bright red. Comes in a convenient drawstring storage bag. Includes a Tip Sheet with great suggestions for active, hands-on alphabet games.
It's easy for kids to set up and maintain their own ant habitats! Mini Ant Factory, measuring 8" high by 8.5" wide, provides great lessons in responsibility, basic ecology, and much more! Each habitat includes 24-page guide book with ant care and colony observation hints, water dropper, unique Sugarcement sand, canal starting tool, and certificate to obtain ants by mail. $2.00 fee required for shipping, handling, and insurance. Ants are NOT included in the package you will receive from us. Note - the picture shows one GeoSafari Ant Factory and one GeoSafari Mini Ant Factory.
Get ready to embark on a jungle safari! In each brain-teasing logic game you must arrange the four jungle pieces on the animal-filled game board so that only specific animals remain "out in the open". Each challenge has hundreds of possible puzzle-piece combinations, but only one solution. Includes a game board that doubles as a storage case for the four puzzle pieces and a 48-page color game booklet with multi-level challenges, ranging from beginner to advanced. Game is for one player.
A board game for word lovers of all ages. It's part word search, part vocabulary challenge. Place a word search card on the game board, and ready, set, GO! Everyone races to find words, four letters minimum. Words may be formed in any direction as long as letters are touching. The first person to write down 10 words shouts, "Obscurity!" But be careful -- you must think fast and be smart or victory can slip away if other players have matching words. Players then use the word list on the back of the card to score their words. The first player to earn 60 points wins.
Spin and play your way across the U.S.A!Spin USA is the fast-paced, fun, effective way to sharpen U.S. geography skills! Players press the Spin USA Spin Timer, and then everyone races simultaneously to find their particular state before time runs out. This is a fun family game where everyone learns state locations and capitals.Includes the 2-in-1 Spin Timer, 100 state and capital cards, 4 USA map game boards, and 28 pegs in 4 colors.Spin Timer requires 3 AAA batteries (not included).For 2 to 4 players. Grades 3 and up.
The ZANY ZOO puzzle gameIt's a zookeeper's worst nightmare! One of the animals is loose! Your challenge in this puzzle activity game is to round up the runaway and "slide and guide" it back home. But that's no easy task in this zany zoo, where you can get tangled in a tail or stopped by a snout.Zookeeper's Nightmare comes with a sturdy plastic Zoo Zone puzzle board, 12 realistic wild animal puzzle pieces, and a full-color Zookeeper's Manual with 18 mind-bending puzzles (beginner to advanced) PLUS instructions for making hundreds of your own puzzles! Round up your logical-thinking skills and get ready for hours of puzzle fun.For 1 player.
Meet the citizens of Cloverleaf Corners! These adorable critters come with removable clothing and they have heads that turn.Here they are, the Calico Critters Dalmatian Dog Twins.Mark and Speckles are sure to smile when mom shows them off when they go to the market. The rest of the Dalmatian Dog family is sold separately. These fun and creative toys are great for imaginative play.Twins are 1.25" tall.These toys are not considered appropriate for children under the age of 3.
***IMAGE is not representative*** - Melissa and Doug have really out-done themselves now! The Sweet Hearts Bead Set offers a select variety of colorful beads to create necklaces, bracelets, and anklets that are sure to please! This mini kit contains over 70 beads and 3 laces in a customized wooden storage box with a sliding plastic lid. Features gorgeous, brightly-colored medallions. A great idea for a party favor, a Christmas stocking stuffer, a scouting project, or even just a rainy day activity! Ages 4+ 6.25" x 5.25" x 1.5" 70+ pcs
Introduce young kids to the wonders of chemistry. This kit includes a microscope and accessories, plus the equipment and materials to conduct simple and fun chemistry experiments designed especially for first time scientists. Created in collaboration with the early learning experts at UC Berkeley GEMS. Includes 1 microscope, 1 prepared slide, 1 blank slide, 2 vials, 1 handheld magnifier, citric acid, baking soda, 1 measuring spoon, 1 pipette, gelatin crystals, 2 plastic cups, 6 strips of PH paper, 1 petri dish, 1 popsicle stick and an activity guide. For ages 4 and Up.
With this new experiment set you have freedom to invent your own clean energy applications using fuel cells and renewable hydrogen created using solar energy and water. This new set is an optimal tool for inspiration and education in classrooms, as kids get to develop their own applications using a zero-carbon fuel. The kit also comes with a small electric motor and propeller blade as the starting point for motorized applications you can build using your futuristic solar energy storage device. The set comes with a complete curriculum on renewable energy with easy to follow experiment manual, assembly guide, flash animations, and background history on the technology.
Fuel your child's imagination with these jumbo sized colorful blocks. With the Starter Set you can create vehicles, robots, animals, airplanes and more. The possibilities are endless. For safe creative play and hours of fun for everyone! No set up required. Just open the box and play! Your kids will play with them, on them and around them! Made in the USA with polypropylene plastic, these blocks are both durable and safe. Their large 4" x 8" size makes them perfect for little hands. Our blocks feature rounded corners for safe play. Designed to help develop hand eye coordination and enhance motorskills. Includes 45 large and 9 small blocks in red, yellow, blue and green colors.
Discover what energy is, how we make it now and what choices await us in the future. Build a solar car and join the race to save the planet! Learn about global warming. Includes materials for 22 separate projects. Requires common household items and one 1.5 volt battery and one 9 volt battery. Here's what you can accomplish: Build a solar car Launch a super capacitor car Make an electric car Spin a flywheel generator Build a battery to light an LED Do a kinetic chain reaction Get moving with kinetic energy. Store potential energy on your head. Play the energy conversion game. The super capictor car can zoom the length of a school hallway and bounce off walls. WINNER OF MAJOR AWARDS! Dr. Toy Top 10 Educational Toy 2006 Creative Child Magazine Award A favorite with children, teachers and the National Renewable Energy Lab. For ages 8 and Up. Includes 48 page full-color instruction book and kit.
Master basic reading skills with phonics puzzle sets from Educational Insights! The Consonants Puzzles Set is one of the Self-Checking Phonics Puzzles Sets from Educational Insights. This set includes Beginning Consonants and Ending and Middle Consonants. To use the puzzle, simply match the picture shown on the puzzle piece to the word that is printed on the tray. This puzzle is self-checking because the pieces only fit within the spot with the right answer. This way, with a little patience, children always find the correct answer! The Educational Insights Phonics Puzzles Sets are a fabulous tool for reinforcing phonics skills in young students. Children are encouraged to work their minds while they play and that's the kind of toy we love. WonderBrains also carries the Self-Checking Phonics Puzzles Blends and Digraphs, Special Vowels, and Vowels from Educational Insights. Features First grade and up 2 puzzles, 20 pieces (words) per puzzle 14.25" x 11.25" Heavy duty cardboard Easy to clean surface Clearly legible notations Small parts, not suitable for children under 3 years. Most appropriate for children aged 6 years and older.
Master basic reading skills with phonics puzzle sets from Educational Insights! The Special Vowels Puzzles Set is one of the Self-Checking Phonics Puzzles Sets from Educational Insights. This set includes Variant Vowels and R-controlled Vowels. To use the puzzle, simply match the picture shown on the puzzle piece to the word that is printed on the tray. This puzzle is self-checking because the pieces only fit within the spot with the right answer. This way, with a little patience, children always find the correct answer! The Educational Insights Phonics Puzzles Sets are a fabulous tool for reinforcing phonics skills in young students. Children are encouraged to work their minds while they play and that's the kind of toy we love. WonderBrains also carries the Self-Checking Phonics Puzzles Consonants, Blends and Digraphs, and Vowels from Educational Insights. Features First grade and up 2 puzzles, 20 pieces (words) per puzzle 14.25" x 11.25" Heavy duty cardboard Easy to clean surface Clearly legible notations Small parts, not suitable for children under 3 years. Most appropriate for children aged 6 years and older.
The Woodstock Pennywhistle, by the world-renowned Clarke Tinwhistle Company, is a sweet-sounding whistle at a great low price. This whistle is similar to the Clarke "Sweetone," which was the first conical bore tinwhistle made with a plastic fipple, or mouthpiece, a combination of traditional workmanship and modern technology. It doesn't take an accomplished musician to create magical musical memories. The Pennywhistle is easy to play and has a clear and accurate tone. The ideal instrument for encouraging musical appreciation and creativity, the Pennywhistle is loved by children and adults all over the world. Features Made by the world-renowned Clarke Tinwhistle Company Each mouthpiece is safety-sealed in plastic Materials are tin and plastic Comes with song sheet that includes fingering chart and 4 songs to get started Information on Playing the PennyWhistle The Clarke Tinwhistle, like other tinwhistles, has its own unique fingering. It should not be confused with the fingering of a recorder. When covering a hole the pads of the fingers should be used, not the tips. (The pad is the area about midway between the tip and the first joint.) The fingers should be held flat. Do not arch or curve them. Do not allow air to escape from under the fingers as that will cause squeaks, poor pitch and tone. Ages 5 years and older.
Have your class, club or team make a keepsake book!Now your class, club or team can create a full color, keepsake photo book. Like IlluStory, you write and illustrate your own book that we typeset and bind for you, but with PhotoStory you can also include photos in your book, as well as many other additional options. You begin by buying Project Materials that include every thing you need for making an archival quality book, including markers, tape for adhering photos, and a postage-paid envelope for returning your materials to us. The Standard Book Production Price, which is paid when the materials are sent in, includes 15 typeset book pages plus title and dedication pages, but you have options for making almost any type of book up to 50 pages (two sided) in length. We can type more words than the 300 included, or you can type or hand write them yourself. Your cover photo and book title are laminated onto your choice of seven cover colors. Options for multiple reproductions and rush service are also available.Classbooks make terrific gifts for teachers, coaches and volunteers! Extra copies of a book can be purchased at the time of initial production and/or later from the Repurchase Form that is returned with every order of a finished book. Better still, the more you buy, the cheaper they get! Classbooks are also terrific for silent auctions... you won't believe the price families will pay for these books.Materials include 2 cover pages (one for mistakes), 50 book pages (15 book pages are included in the book production standard price), a set of 10 Creations by You Markers, tape for adhering photos, a post paid return envelope, instructions, and return order form, and the price of one Hardback Book. The return order form is used to purchase extra book copies, special options, and your return shipping fee. The finished book made from these materials is 8.5" by 11" in size.