A Start with Science book about moving and rolling.One day Oscar sees a ball in the grass. "Try pushing it!" says Cricket. Oscar learns that the ball rolls slowly in grass and faster on a path, until it bounces off a tree and changes direction. Some things need a push to move, and others use their muscles to move themselves — and to move plenty of other things, too.Back matter includes an index and supplemental activities.
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.
Homework can be a stressful affair for everyone involved. Juggling after-school activities, meal prep and housework, it often takes a village to get reading assignments, flashcards and worksheets completed at a decent hour. We've yet to find out how to make schoolwork magically disappear altogether, but we can tip parents off on how to make the situation more manageable. Here's how to create a quiet, supervised and streamlined area where kids can study at home.
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.
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.
Show Santa what's up this Christmas when you gift your kids one of these so-cool stocking stuffers under $25. From robot building kits and scented markers to hi-bounce putty and slime monsters, you're sure to win Christmas with one of these great gifts.</p>
Mastering the art of diapering requires proper instruction, and the right diaper changing accessories. Managing the mess can be downright icky at times, but having the correct sized diaper as well as baby wipes that suit your baby's skin needs, makes all the difference. Be prepared for any and all potential diapering dilemmas—there are sure to be a few—by learning more about your diapering options.
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.
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.
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.
Finding the perfect holiday gift for your child can be challenging. With this easy guide, you can make the experience a lot less stressful.
Give a gift that's just for them this year with these amazing selections from My 1st Years. Not only is each gift high-quality and stylish, but they can all be customized for free to add your child's name.
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.
Inspire creativity this holiday season with eight craft kits the kiddos will love. From customizable musical instruments to hands-on science experiments, we'll help you gift the perfect kid's kit.
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Start with Science books introduce kids to core science concepts through engaging stories, fresh illustrations, and supplemental a...ctivities. One day Oscar sees a ball in the grass. "Try pushing it!" says Cricket. Oscar learns that the ball rolls slowly in grass and faster on a path, until it bounces off a tree and changes direction. Some things need a push to move, and others use their muscles to move themselves -- and to move plenty of other things, too. read more
When Oscar hears a blackbird singing in the meadow, he has lots of questions about sound. Luckily Bat is just waking up and can su...pply him with all the answers! read more
A Start with Science book about sound.When Oscar hears a blackbird singing in the meadow, Bat swoops in to talk to him about sound.... A sudden thunderstorm and a visiting cow give Oscar lots of opportunities to learn about sounds that are loud or soft, near or far, deep or high.Back matter includes an index and supplemental activities. read more
A touch-and-feel board book featuring vehicles on the go!
Designed to help younger children cope with the stresses of small or large moves, Max’s Moving Adventure is a complete story book ...with activity pages as well as pictures that children can color. It reassures children about the moving process while opening up their imaginations to the possibilities of moving to and living in a new location. Ages 2-7. read more
Forensic scientists study evidence to figure out who committed a crime. But how do they determine the cause of death? And how do t...hey use trained dogs and devices to track scents? Learn about the latest tools and techniques in use by forensic scientists, and discover how their work helps bring criminals to justice. read more
Recreation of one of the author's body science discussions in a typical primary grade classroom. Tells young children what they ne...ed to know about sexual health in the form of a story--and advises against wedgies. read more
Friends Forever: A Children's Story about How Two Boys Deal with the Difficulties of Moving
In a remote part of the Cascade Mountains in Washington State, an owl named Oscar learns about life and befriends a little girl na...med Madoline, who has just moved to a newly built cabin in the area. The two of them have a unique connection and begin a friendship. A sudden winter storm causes much destruction to the local forest and Oscar begins to worry about the little girl and Olivia, another owl he has recently made friends with. Oscar learns the advantages of being polite and wise with his animal neighbors and with Madoline. Meanwhile, Madoline learns that the forest can have some heartwarming surprises. “The Story of Oscar the Owl” is a bedtime story that provokes a child’s imagination and sparks curiosity about the natural world we live in. read more
With his team by his side and the tools he’s been given, James realizes he has everything he needs to live his life with confidenc...e in spite of his allergies. In the beginning, James feels a little scared. He discovered that he is highly allergic to several things. These allergies sometimes make it hard for James to breathe. He wonders if he will ever be able to live a normal life. Join James on an exciting adventure as he battles allergy-minions and finds the courage he needs to face his fears. The story in this book was inspired by the author's youngest son. His journey with allergies and asthma, combined with his imagination and his love of video games, produced the story of James and the Big Battle. read more
Cricket and Izzy's ABC Adventure is the second book written by Laney Cobb. Cricket's Capers is the first book written in the Crick...et and Izzy Children's Picture Book Series. Cricket, a teacup yorkie, and Izzy, a boykin spaniel, are together again in this easy and fun ABC book. This ABC book is full of excitement, as Cricket and Izzy adventure around their lake house. From riding in the boat listening to "M" music, and then needing a "N" nap, this book will keep you wondering what adventure the dogs will encounter with each letter of the alphabet. Readers will learn more about these two characters, and will ultimately realize their passion for learning to read. This book is written in a rhythmic pattern with rhyming, which engages readers from the beginning. Each page has 2 letters, in puppy paw font, which connects the dog theme throughout the entire alphabet. The situations throughout the book are playful, and funny. The illustrations are simple, and done with crayon. The book is written and illustrted in a format, which makes for easy sharing, and children of all ages to enjoy. Readers will fall in love with Cricket and Izzy, and the "dog alphabet" letters, all the while being inspired to read.The voice, throughout this picture book, is fun, informative, and absolutely entertaining. read more
In years past, quilting has served as a means of both artistic statement and social protest for those who had no other avenue of e...xpression. Today, the craft not only survives but thrives as new quilters add their own innovations to the patterns of the past. Here is a respectful look at the past and present of this vital, homegrown art form. read more
A very quiet cricket who wants to rub his wings together and make a sound as do so many other animals finally achieves his wish. T...he cricket's sound is reproduced at the end of the book. read more
Introduces readers to Kate's day of finding and learning about caterpillars. Discusses the concept of life cycles through Kate's e...xperience.Additional features to aid comprehension include vivid photographs, Common Core questions and activities, a phonetic glossary, and sources for further research. read more
A Blanding’s Turtle ventures across streams, over roads, and through wetlands to find food and a safe place to make a nest, in the... third book of the Wildlife on the Move series. read more
Herman, the little white mouse, seems like any school pet. But he spends his time hoping and dreaming of having a friend. When he ...finally has the chance, the worst possible thing happens. Herman proves that holding onto your dreams is important, and with the help and care of others, you can be stronger than you ever imagined. read more
What Starts with ABC: The Alphabet Coloring Book
The Roll and Chase Bumble Bee brings learning and fun to life with its unpredictable bumbling and catchy melodies that begin with ...the touch of a button. With two modes of play, toddlers also learn colors, shapes, and numbers. read more
Take your child on a journey into the whimsical mind of a curious cricket named Cally. While you allow their mind to discover "Wha...t would happen if . . .," your child also learns to harness their own creativity and open the door to their imagination. Remember to keep a look out for Cally with every turn of the page. You never know where she might end up next. read more
Introduces readers to Abe's day of building a birdhouse. Discusses the benefits of making a birdhouse andexplains how to build a b...irdhouse from household materials.Additional features to aid comprehension include vivid photographs, Common Core questions and activities, a phonetic glossary, and sources for further research. read more
Paws and Claws! All about the Cheetah (Big Cats Wildlife) - Children's Biological Science of Cats, Lions & Tigers Books
The team behind If the World Were a Village returns with a revealing glimpse into the lives of children around the world. This Chi...ld, Every Child uses statistics and stories to draw kids into the world beyond their own borders and provide a window into... read more