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.
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.
Back-to-school shopping is fun with these outfit ideas that parents and kids will love. These outfits will show off their personality and give them the confidence to tackle the upcoming school year.
Whether your child's school uniform is a sweater and khakis or a sweet dress, these classic pieces earn an A-plus for style.
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.
Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
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.
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.
Selecting the coolest (and most durable) kids' shoes for fall and beyond can be quite the ordeal — no pressure, Mom and Dad! Thankfully, Pediped has an incredible inventory of shoes and sandals that will have your little one stepping out in style at school, the playground and beyond. Plus, now until September 30, 2018, you can enjoy 20 percent off your Pediped purchase by using code PARENTING20!
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.
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.
Going back to school after a super summer vacation is no fun. But going back-to-school shopping? Now that's fun! What kid doesn't love picking out new backpacks, lunch boxes, notebooks, pens, crayons and more? We've rounded up some of our favorite back-to-school supplies, all available at Walmart. Shop them below.
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.
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
Kevin Kangaroo wants his mates to go with him on an adventure to the other side of the hill. The elder animals of the billabong wa...rn Kevin of the vrooms who live at the long black paddock. Will Kevin talk his friends into going? Will he encounter a vroom? Come along on Kevin's adventures to find out and learn more about the land that is Australia. Each book in the series includes a short section at the end with pictures and information about the real animals depicted in the book and definitions of Australian words or phrases used. read more
A Kangaroo's Pouch is a humorous, rhyming book of colorful illustrations for beginning and young readers by bestselling children’s... book author R. Barri Flowers. It is about the female kangaroo and what her pouch is for. The book should delight young audiences with the many playful things that could be kept in the kangaroo’s pouch, before finally getting to what the pouch is actually for. read more
Miss Katrina Katydid confuses Kitten Kangaroo with Kangaroo Kitten in her kooky one of a kind kindergarten class in Kansas. Eleven...th in a series of ABC alliterative stories, Kitten is a Kangaroo emphasizes each letter "K" or "k" with a bold font. Children read more
This innovative children's book, first published in 1997, looks at the many animals depicted in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islan...der art and provides a name of the animal both in English and in the Aboriginal language of the artist. Magpie geese (gurrumatji), a goanna (carda), saltwater crocodiles (baru), an emu (gugaamgan), possums (marrngu), sharks (balangu) and, of course, a kangaroo (wambuyn) are among the animals that can be found in the twenty six works of art illustrated in And a Kangaroo Too. read more
Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? Is the story of little Koala trying to find his friend. Kangaroo Koala asks simple questions and ...Kangaroo offers easy clues. lighthearted intrigue keeps young children - and adults alike - engaged and entertained to the very end. Written in the style of beloved children's stories, Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? has all the ingredients of a classic picture book. Designed with special attention to beginning reader format Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? incorporates important pre-reading concepts of rhyme, rhythm and repetition. The gentle melody of poetry and cheerful illustrations combine to make this a delightful book for young readers. read more
When a poor fisherman casts his net out into the Arabian Sea - and pulls in a genie in a bottle - he expects three wishes. But thi...s genie isn't like other genies. Three interwoven stories-within-a-story illustrate that good deeds should ne read more
CollectA toys offer their realistic Red Kangaroo Replicas for kids and collectors. This true to life, scaled-down Red Kangaroo is ...perfect for use in dioramas, pretend habitat scenes, or other displays. Excellent for educational purposes, endangered species awareness, environmental consciousness, plus gaining deeper knowledge of actual animals. As one of the major architects of toy animal replicas, CollectA uses role-play for learning: our mission is building "a natural world in miniature. Suitable for Ages 3 and Up read more
The proper names for an array of animals and their babies, such as the kangaroo and joey, are presented in this boldly illustrated... picture book by the creator of The Grouchy Ladybug. Reprint. read more
Do animals have mothers, too? Of course they do - just like me and you Meet the little joey, whose kangaroo mother carries him in ...her pouch. See the cygnet riding on the back of the mother swan. Eric Carle's colorful collages of animal babies with read more
Set along the Gulf Coast of Southwest Florida, the book weaves informative and thought-provoking facts about schnauzers and other ...dogs along with the storyline of Pup, the Magic Schnauzer. The touching description of the aging and dying process of a famil read more
A beautifully written and illustrated children's picture book.Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? Is the story of little Koala trying... to find his friend... Kangaroo! Koala asks simple questions and Kangaroo offers easy clues. lighthearted intrigue keeps young children - and adults alike - engaged and entertained to the very end.Written in the style of beloved children's stories, Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? has all the ingredients of a classic picture book.Designed with special attention to beginning reader format Kangaroo Kangaroo Where Are You? incorporates important pre-reading concepts of rhyme, rhythm and repetition.'Kangaroo, Kangaroo, What Can You Do?''I can hop. I can hop.That is how I run.When I hop, when I hop,I have lots of fun.''Kangaroo, Kangaroo, Are You At The Zoo?''Not The Zoo, Not The Zoo,I'll give you a clue!I can pull my BIG, BIG Kite.Let it go up to the sky.Watch its tail that's long and whiteWiggle and dance, fly, fly, fly.'The gentle melody of poetry and cheerful illustrations combine to make this a delightful picture book for young readers. With humorous images of an emu playing basketball or a wombat hiking a hill, this lovely children's book even strikes a fun cord with adults. read more
We all know the story of the Big Bad Wolf and the three little pigs - or do we? Meet the great-great-great-great grandson of the o...riginal Big Bad Wolf, whoâ s also on the trail of some little pigs. Is he up to no good - or is he trying to make friends at last? Find out in this imaginative picture book by Eva Montanari, guaranteed to delight children with its refreshing spin on a fairy tale classic. It makes a great addition to any learning-to-read library. read more
Provides information on kangaroos in general by looking at the specific example of red kangaroos.
A wonderful story of life as a rodeo horse told through the voice of Ryan, a young American Paint horse. Ryan's story is filled wi...th lessons of happy times and also of sorrow. Ryan's journey highlights how each of us can make a difference. read more
David discovers that it is important to tell someone when something is wrong-even when the problem involves an adult.
Paperback, Scholastic, 2013, ISBN13 9780545517546, ISBN10 0545517540
Follow the adventures of Tails, a very clever Jack Russell Terrier. Tails, his young owner, Buck, and a British Kennel Club repres...entative, all travel to America for a dog show tour. Once here, Tails narrowly escapes a dog-napper, only to find himself los read more
A Chimpanzee Tale is a story told by Hoot the Chimpanzee and written for children, ages five to ten, by Karen Young. The verses rh...yme and carry the reader through the book in a fast-paced and entertaining way. The illustrations are intricate, realistic, a read more
The mermaid met the Witch's eyes - they had turned from a deep shade of amethyst to bloodthirsty scarlet. She couldn't look away f...rom them. Fighting the urge to do just that, she asked, 'Payment?' The Witch's smile broadened. 'Now now, young one. Nothing read more