After miraculously rediscovering his heart in A Time for the Heart, Oowa lived happily for a time in his own little world. But one day, he met a little girl who never smiled. Others thought this glum child strange and shunned her, but Oowa befriended her and soon discovered that she wasn't so glum after all: she simply did not know how to smile. Oowa set out to teach her, to no avail. In Smile, please, readers follow Oowa as he discovers the secret of the girl's mis to teach her, to no avail. In Smile, please, readers follow Oowa as he discovers the secret of the girl's missing smile and in the process, reveals something within himself that could actually change her whole world.… read more
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
Refresh your children's wardrobe by shopping at these stylish, yet affordable, kid clothing brands that your little one will actually love.
Pleasing teenage girls can often be a challenge, especially when it comes to helping them pick out clothes or room decor. If you have a teenager who loves boho style and is in need of a little bedroom revamp, look no further. Your teen will be shocked at how well you know the boho trend when she sees these gypsy-inspired bedroom picks.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
From fun food sets and building blocks to unique playhouses and play kitchens, here's our top toys that promote pretend play and inspire your child's imagination.
Acquiring all the products needed to care for your children can be expensive and overwhelming. But you can make the experience a lot less stressful for yourself and your family with quality tools and toys that can be used for all your children.
Subscription boxes are the perfect gift for the fun-loving kiddos in your life. With options including everything from science to cooking, kids will love receiving their very own monthly packages filled with fun activities and toys. Don't know which subscription to choose? Read on to discover 12 of our favorites.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
Your child is always studying the world around them. Nurture that desire to learn by exposing them to toys that teach and encourage their rapid growth! Check out these 12 playroom essentials that prove having fun and learning go hand in hand.
When baby experiences cold and flu symptoms, it can turn your smiling, laughing bundle of joy into a very sorrowful sick baby; not to mention cause a serious cramp in your household. From thermometers and humidifiers to baby medicines and nasal aspirators, we've compiled a list of eight things you need to keep on hand to provide comfort for your sick baby (ages 0 to 2).
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Modern design is all about practicing the less-is-more approach. If you're able to resist the many cute toys, accessories and decorations available today, you'll reap the rewards of a long-lasting nursery that's comfortable, practical and beautiful. Prioritize the 10 essentials below to build a foundation for a modern sanctuary for your little one.
Selecting an educational toy for children that keeps them engaged can be challenging. With the right tools, you can make the toy shopping experience a lot less stressful.
Library Binding, Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2014, ISBN13 9781482401240, ISBN10 148240124X
Get to the bottom of fractions with this rhyming title about dynamic denominators. Understand the importance of like denominators ...between fractions and how to get the same denominator Students will gain a better understanding of this math concept with th read more
Twelve-year-old CJ struggles with her conflicting desires to continue her ballet study and please her mother or to quit ballet and... finally be like all the other kids in school. read more
Paperback, Houghton Mifflin School, 2009, ISBN13 9780547009124, ISBN10 0547009127
Help very young children explore their world and discover God;s love for them with these first words with God. This colourful and ...sturdy padded board book teaches children the importance of saying; Please;. Illustrated with bright cheerful pictures of everyday scenes that children can relate to and one simple sentence per page. In a series with; Thank You; and; Sorry;. read more
Frannie goes to dinner at a brand new French restaurant and tries her hand at being a food critic, even as she starts a campaign t...o warn other diners that there are insects on the menu. read more
Alice was making a farm in the middle of her bedroom. She asked Mama for a pig and chickens for her farm, but when Mama didn't hav...e a horse, Alice turned to her papa."Please, Papa," said Alice."Okay," said Papa, who, since Alice asked so nicely, put her on his back and trotted around like a horse himself. A playful story where, with the use of a single polite word, lines between the real and the imaginary become blurred as toy animals come to life. A companion to "Thank You, Mama," Kate Banks and Gabi Swiatkowska's "Please, Papa "is perfect for a quick and playful lesson in manners. read more
"Please, Mom, please change her She's different from me. When she's all grown-up, what will she be?" This brother watches his sist...er mess up everything He wants her changed Read this fun rhyming story to find out what the sister is really good at. read more
Benedict has a pretty sweet life for a bear. Every morning the bees leave a jar of honey on his doorstep, and every day he has hon...ey for breakfast and honey in his tea. It’s an important part of his day. But all that changes when the bees go on strike. Now it’s up to Benedict to listen to the bees, and he realizes there’s a lot more he could be doing to help them. So he fixes up the hive and learns to be a better beekeeper. Will the bees be pleased? read more
Vera's spent her whole life secretly in love with her best friend, Charlie Kahn. And over the years she's kept a lot of his secret...s. Even after he betrayed her. Even after he ruined everything. So when Charlie dies in dark circumstances, Vera knows a lot more than anyone-the kids at school, his family, even the police. But will she emerge to clear his name? Does she even want to? Edgy and gripping, Please Ignore Vera Dietz is an unforgettable novel: smart, funny, dramatic, and always surprising. "From the Hardcover edition." read more
In this #1 New York Times bestseller, Bill O'Reilly and James Patterson together present a beautifully illustrated, instantly clas...sic picture book that celebrates the magic of the word -Please- for our childrenISBN13: 9780316276887Publisher: Jimmy PattersonPublication Year: 2016Format: HardcoverPages: 48 read more
Benny buzzes his wisdom in rhyming verse, trying to teach the caterpillar to say PLEASE. In a garden brimming with tasty fruit, Ka...tie is hungry because the plants won't share. Zooming overhead, Benny says, "Learn to say PLEASE and you'll soon find food with great ease." Katie is stubborn but Benny doesn't give up. Sprinkling her with pollen and landing on the tip of her nose, he insists that she try his way. Weak with hunger, Katie crawls back into the garden. Can a hungry caterpillar learn the value of saying PLEASE from an annoying little bee? read more