Bread comes in different sizes, shapes, colors, and textures. Even so, it's all bread. Little children also come in different sizes, shapes, and colors, but they all belong to the same human race. Bread is such a simple food, right? That is what many elementary school children think before experiencing the innovative workshop entitled, "Opening the Breadbasket." The workshop was conducted 10 years before the book "Bread is a Simple Food" was written. Through tdbasket." The workshop was conducted 10 years before the book "Bread is a Simple Food" was written. Through this basic food children can learn a profound lesson about cultures. This book was written to help children internalize the oneness of the human family.… read more
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
Send your kids off to class in style this fall with the trendiest back-to-school clothes from Zappos. From Mamma Mia-inspired bell-sleeves to World Cup-approved casual wear, these latest looks will have them dressing to impress all year long.
You signed your aspiring wide receiver up for football. Now what? Finding the best football cleat that's touchdown-worthy—no pressure. Don't worry, Nike has you covered when it comes to providing a reliable cleat and safety gear that you'll need to get your little athlete's football career started.
Choosing a reliable football cleat for your child can help prevent injuries and further their ability to achieve their goals at such a young age. Whether your active kiddo dreams of being the next Carson Wentz or Rob Gronkowski, start from the ground up. Be sure to choose a cleat that gives their ankles the support they need, helping them look and feel good on and off the field. Not only will you find your child in the end zone quite frequently while wearing the Nike Vapor Untouchable Pro 3 Football Cleat, but you'll also feel like a true winner knowing your player is safe and secure breaking through tackles and jumping for interceptions.
As you anxiously await the arrival of your little one, satisfy your nesting need by designing a warm and welcoming nursery for your baby to call home. Boasting with soft colors and modern designs, you're sure to have a room cozy enough for some sweet cuddle time.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Many kids with siblings often find themselves sharing a bedroom at some point in time. Although territorial disputes are inevitable, parents can implement a few design tactics in the kids' room to make family life in a compact home a little calmer. Use the following hardworking furniture and storage items to accommodate all of the kids in the room.
It's no secret that teenagers are often the hardest people in the family to buy Christmas gifts for. This year, skip the impersonal gift cards, cash, and cliche socks, and check out these 17 Christmas gifts that teens will actually get excited about opening.
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.
Spring break gets the wheels turning for creative ways to improve the backyard before summer. How can we maximize our time outside this year? Houzz has 10 ideas for turning your yard into the neighborhood hangout.
The bathroom is where we start and end our day. If it's a fun and welcoming space, morning routines run smoother and bath time is a breeze. Parents don't have to dedicate their single-bathroom home to a youthful theme, but making it appeal to children will engrain the importance of self-care and hygiene at an early age. Here are 10 kid-friendly ideas for decorating a bathroom that everyone will love.
Becoming a mother for the first time can be a bit overwhelming. Thankfully, with the right tools, you can make the experience a lot less stressful for the new mom on your list.
No one wants to have to put together a nursery after the baby is born. Make your newborn feel right at home by preparing baby's first nursery ahead of time. As a mommy-to-be, you have many things on your mind. Have no fear; we're here to help ensure you don't overlook certain products that should be on the nursery checklist. These 10 nursery essentials from Houzz are about to make your life with a little one a whole lot easier just by adding them to your baby's room.
Nutrient-rich routines for your future foodie start with wholesome baby food. From baby food makers and accessories to where to find baby food recipes, we'll help you discover the tools you need for homemade baby food.
Before starting your little one on solid foods, be sure to talk with your pediatrician about meal safety and foods to avoid.
After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
If you were an antonym, you would mean the opposite of another word. You could be FAST or SLOW, HOT or COLD, or RIGHT or WRONG. Wh...at else could you be if you were an antonym? read more
A la demande generale, Mimi est de retour pour un deuxieme volume, une nouvelle collection contenant 7 histoires en images pour le...s tout-petits. Pour cette sortie Mimi joue a cache-cache, rend visite a un bebe, aide Maman dans la cuisine, fait un petit vo read more
Few author-illustrators share Mo Willems' keen insight into the minds of young children. Dubbed the "master of the doodle," Willem...s inspires his readers to laugh and think, and perhaps most importantly, to express themselves creatively. Chronicling Willems' life and development as an illustrator and storyteller, this lively volume provides insight into his whimsical sensibility and demonstrates that hard work can be fun if you love what you do. In line with Common Core Standards, text features, including quick fact and vocabulary boxes, help readers quickly locate important information and allow them to approach Willems' works with new understanding and appreciation. read more
Bex Carter and her family are spending winter vacation at a fancy ski lodge. Unfortunately, Bex isn't that excited about it. Aunt ...Jeanie has scheduled every minute of their vacation with activities like Christmas Carol Karaoke, building gingerbread houses read more
Chiquita, a determined young hen, longs to raise a family of her own. The other barnyard animals look on sadly each day as Farmer ...Olson carries her eggs away. Then one day, he brings Chiquita a dozen large assorted eggs to hatch. But when her brood is born, foster mother Chiquita, has her hands full she scrabbles to meet each of their unique and individual needs. It is only through a series of mishaps and adventures that Chiquita and her children learn what it really means to be a family. Chiquita's Children: Teaching Children about Foster Families is the newest addition to the Small Horizons Let's Talk series written by teachers and mental health professionals to teach young children crisis, coping, tolerance and service skills. It facilitates discussion and provides tips about blended families and foster care. read more
Healing is the Greek word "Idamai," which means to cure, to restore or to heal. Healing is the Children's Bread is an uplifting, i...nspirational, spiritual nugget to bring the reader to another dimension of trust in Jehovah- Rapha, the Balm in Gilead to hea read more
Is it Okay is a chapter book about Issa-Bella, a high spirited, eight year old girl. She is questioning who she is, as well as who... and what she should identify with. She brings attention to what culture means to her, and what it looks like for others. Sha read more
Amazing Cars for Kids: A Children's Picture Book About Cars: a Great Simple Picture Book for Kids to Learn About Different Cars
There's something fascinating about spiders that captures children's imagination. This picture book will even fire up their curios...ity about these crawlies as it features over 90 different types of Spiders from A to Z. Some of the spiders are well-known sp read more
Today, people are rediscovering the joys of baking their own bread, not only as a cost-saving measure, but with the desire to go b...ack to basics and enjoy making something rewarding.Emmanuel Hadjiandreou is passionate about bread and in his award-winning first book, he showed us how to make it, step by step. Now he invites the kids into the kitchen so that they too can discover the joy of baking but at an early age, just as his own young son has. The book starts by answering key questions such as “what is flour?” and “how is it milled?”and then the projects throughout the book—e.g. looking after your sourdough like a pet; making a bottle balloon; growing your own wheat, and so on—help bring the key scientific principles (and magic!) of turning flour, yeast, and water into something not only edible but delicious to life! Delicious and fun recipes are organized into kid-friendly sections such as Breakfasts, Lunchboxes, and Afternoon Snack Time with Friends and more than 20 easy-to-follow recipes include whole-wheat pitta pockets, sourdough pancakes, tiger bread, raspberry buns, sweet rice bread, and raisin and walnut rolls—all delicious, nutritious, and great fun to bake together! read more
A book about a little girl who has just been diagnosed with Juvenile (Type 1) Diabetes, her struggle to understand it, and cope wi...th her new life situation. This book will help children and adults, of all ages, understand the everyday life issues associat read more
Hardcover, Perseus Distribution Services, 2009, ISBN13 9781605770093, ISBN10 1605770094
Every time the little girl leaves the house, her mother offers her some important advice: "Don't forget your crown." The little gi...rl hears these words often as she grows up. Her crown is a special gift -an invisible reminder that she is loved, sp read more
Geoff the Green Hippo: A Children's Book about Adoption
A new addition to the award-winning natural science series for young children looks at the fascinating world of mollusks. Author a...nd former elementary school teacher Cathryn Sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers a first glimpse into the natural world of mollusks in their latest book in the acclaimed ABOUT?series. In simple, easy-to-understand language children learn what mollusks are, how they look, how they move, what they eat, and where they live. The beautifully detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the vast diversity of the mollusk population-from a sixteen-foot long Giant Pacific Octopus to an eight-inch Banana Slug-and present each in its natural habitat. The afterword, which provides details on the mollusks featured, will inspire young readers to learn more. read more
Brave Sophia: A Children's Book about Bravery and Courage
Nanotechnology, or miniaturization of computers is the next revolution impacting all technology and persons throughout the world. ...This book introduces students to the nanotechnology revolution and how it's impacting each of our lives. read more
First of a kind educational fun book on the Oklahoma basketball team. Written on 2/3rd grade level, Together We Win provides infor...mation on team history, interesting facts about players, and fun activities for home and the classroom. It also includes a cr read more
Describes the anatomy, behavior, and habitat of various crustaceans, including the lobster, crab, and shrimp.
Simple text and colorful illustrations introduce various marsupials. The afterword provides futher information about the illustrat...ions. read more
A Little Book About Confession for Children
In simple, easy-to-understand language children learn what fish are, how they swim, breathe, and reproduce, and the different ways... they protect themselves from predators. The beautifully detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of the fish population- from an Arctic Char to a Porcupine Fish-and present each in its natural underwater habitat. An afterword, which provides further details on the fish portrayed, will inspire young readers to learn more. read more
The Sills tackle the amazing and varied world of insects in this easy-to-read natural science book created for young children. Rea...ders will find accurate, detailed information on the form, habitat, and behavior of insects as well as full-color, realistic illustrations that depict these creatures in their respective natural surroundings. read more
Educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what penguins are, how they look, how ...they move, what they eat, and where they live. Illustrator John Sill introduces readers to a variety of penguins, from the Ad lie to the Rockhopper to the Emperor. An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires young readers to learn more. read more
Describing the basic characteristics all amphibians share, "About Amphibians" explores everything from methods of communication to... protection against enemies. A wonderful introduction to the world of frogs, toads and salamanders, as well as the features t read more