Geography is essential to a child’s education. And basic to that study is a simple outline of countries and continents. In Draw Europe I have tried to give students an easy introduction to committing the map of Europe to memory. Through simple, step-by-step instructions, students learn to draw each country as it connects to its neighbors and, with a little practice, will be able to draw Europe as a whole.
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.
Fingerlings were one of the hottest toys last holiday season. In fact, they were so popular that Fingerlings Minis and even Fingerlings keychains soon followed. But this year, Fingerlings HUGS are at the top of every kid's wish list and one of the best Christmas toys of 2018. The adorable interactive plushies feature long arms that can wrap around your kid for a cuddle, and they also give kisses, giggle, repeat after your child and — whoops! — pass gas. The collection includes animals such as a unicorn and sloth, but we have to say that Fingerlings monkeys Boris and Bella might just be the cutest toys ever. While you'll likely find sweet Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on these cute critters on toy store shelves across the country, there are even better deals — and exclusive animals! — available online at Amazon, Walmart and Target now. So, stop arguing with your little one about whether they're getting a real puppy or kitten, and tell them Santa might just deliver a monkey, sloth or unicorn pal instead! Shop the Fingerlings collection below.
We all want our kids to read more, but finding the right e-reader for them can be tricky. We've broken down the specs on all the best e-readers on the market to let you know which device will have your kid devouring the most e-books.
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Once all the holiday parties have died down and parents are back to work, the winter doldrums start to set in. Just because it's cold outside, that doesn't mean outdoor activities are out of the question. On the contrary, playing in the snow is one of the best ways to burn off (or chill out) all that pent-up energy. Plus, besides skating and sledding, there are all sorts of creative toys, games and even productive — snow chores, anyone? — things to do in the great, winter outdoors for kids and they're all available on Amazon now.
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The only thing that comes close to competing with grandma's kisses or big bear hugs from grandpa is still being small enough to climb into their laps for a cuddle and a story. This selection of sweet picture books available on Amazon celebrates the special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren by teaching little ones just how much they are loved. Below, our favorite books for grandparents to read to their grandchildren.
Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
The quetzal is the national bird of Guatemala and lends its name to that country's currency. In fact, the quetzal has long been re...vered for its beautiful feathers. In ancient times, the Mayan people used quetzal feathers as money. Your fascinated readers will find out more about this resplendent bird and some of its neighbors, such as the toucan and the macaw. read more
"Mama, tell us a bedtime story... tell us a story about you." To entertain her little ones, a mama bird recounts stories about gro...wing up with her brothers and how they learned to fly. Suggested Ages: 2-8 read more
Tío Keej, el venado, no solo es el animal más grande y veloz de la selva sino también el más presumido. El sapo, tío Much, decide ...que hay que ponerlo en su lugar y para ello lo reta a una carrera; luego se las arregla para ganarle ingeniosamente. Existen muchas versions de este cuento. Esta es la version de los itzaj maya, donde la razón vence sobre la fuerza y el trabajo de grupo sobre el individualismo. Don Fernando Tusucún, un itzaj maya, se la contó a la conocida poeta y escritorio Pat Mora, quien nos la relata ahora. Don Fernando Tusucún trabajó como albañil restaurador en la excavación arqueológica de Tikal, una de las más importantes ciudades mayas. Es una de las últimas personas de habla itzaj y ha estado trabajando con el doctor Andrew Hofling para documentar la gramática y el vocabulario de su lengua nativa. read more
This book was originally published prior to 1923, and represents a reproduction of an important historical work, maintaining the s...ame format as the original work. While some publishers have opted to apply OCR (optical character recognition) technology to the process, we believe this leads to sub-optimal results (frequent typographical errors, strange characters and confusing formatting) and does not adequately preserve the historical character of the original artifact. We believe this work is culturally important in its original archival form. While we strive to adequately clean and digitally enhance the original work, there are occasionally instances where imperfections such as blurred or missing pages, poor pictures or errant marks may have been introduced due to either the quality of the original work or the scanning process itself. Despite these occasional imperfections, we have brought it back into print as part of our ongoing global book preservation commitment, providing customers with access to the best possible historical reprints. We appreciate your understanding of these occasional imperfections, and sincerely hope you enjoy seeing the book in a format as close as possible to that intended by the original publisher. read more
This detailed relief map of Europe is colour coded to show the area of each country. International boundaries are marked, as are r...ivers, canals, railways, major world ports and international airports. A concise explanation of the European Union is also included, with a smaller map indicating membership of the EU and Euro Zone. read more
Get ready for a new Ticket to Ride train adventure as you travel across Europe with this continental edition of the worldwide boar...d game hit from Days of Wonder. From Edinburgh to Constantinople and from Lisbon to Moscow, the game will take you on a ride to the great cities of turn-of-the-century Europe. More than just a new map, this Ticket to Ride board game also features brand new gameplay elements, including tunnels, ferries and train stations. In addition, it offers larger cards, new train station game pieces and a lavishly illustrated game board. Like the original, the game remains elegantly simple, can be learned in three minutes and appeals to both beginners and experienced gamers. Ticket to Ride, Europe is a complete game and does not require the original version. It can be played with two to five players and takes 30 to 60 minutes to play. read more
A visual travelogue of one of the world’s most iconic cities—London, offering hours of color relaxation and travel inspirationColo...ring Europe: Charming London is the first release in Waves of Color’s “Coloring Europe” line—a collection of coloring books that shows off the fun and culture of Europe’s most iconic locales.Color the streetscapes of London with over over sixty detailed illustrations of memorable scenery and experiences. From bustling city streets to historic gardens, and the delicious foods eaten within sight of Big Ben, experience the charms of London as if you were actually there, while enjoying hours of coloring. read more
Features:Thisdrawingboardwithoutpowersupply,onlyneedtouseUVluminouspenpracticalcan.Withoutmanualwipe,aminuteorsoautomaticallydisap...pearscratch,canberecycled!Theremovablecapfunctionsasbothapen/markercoverandabuiltinUVlightforyoutousetodisplayanduncoverthesecretmessagewrittenwiththepen/marker.Madeofthehighestqualityandwritessmoothly.Thepenwithpocketclipfunctionthatallowsyoutokeepitreadyforuseatalltimes.Suitableforcreatingandreadinginvisiblemessages.Description:Madeofnontoxicdurablematerial,safeforkids.Perfecteducationaltoyforyourkids.Specification:Material:plasticSize:300*220mmColor:blackPackage Includes:1xFluorescentDrawingSketchpad(randompattern)Notes:1.Duetothedifferencebetweendifferentmonitors,thepicturemaynotreflecttheactualcoloroftheitem.Weguaranteethestyleisthesameasshowninthepictures.2.Duetothemanualmeasurementanddifferentmeasurementmethods,pleaseallow1-3cmdeviation.Thanks! read more
In the late Middle Ages, trade flourished in Europe. Economic groups like the Hanseatic League, the Welser and Fugger families, an...d merchants from Northern Italy established trading posts and factories in all of the important cities throughout Europe. These businesses provided the population with goods of all kinds, such as fur from the north, cloth from Flanders, wine from the south, and spices from India. The most important commodity of all was salt. In the Middle Ages salt was highly prized it was used to preserve food. You are a powerful merchant. Start your trading posts in three cities. Recruit new merchants and send them to distant cities to establish trading posts and expand your interests. The more trading posts you have, the more commodities are at your disposal which you can sell profitably in foreign cities. To ensure that your commodities arrive safely at their destination, you must open up trade routes and equip caravans. You win the game if you are the first to deliver all of your commodities to foreign cities. Merchants of Europe uses the simple and fun Catan hex and resource system to recreate the growth of the merchant class across medieval Europe. Collect and trade resources to expand trade routes and trading posts. Build caravans to transport your goods to market before your rivals do. Can you expand your trading network more quickly and efficiently and become the most powerful merchant in all of Europe? read more
The age of passenger aviation has begun. Courageous entrepreneurs establish the first airlines and compete for the few available l...icenses in the European air space. The rapidly growing market and the chance for high gains attract high-powered investors. But only the ones that use their influence skillfully and their cash wisely will turn their investments into the most profitable airlines. FeaturesFor 2-5 playersTakes about 75 minutes to playStrategy game read more
Lockheed SR-71 Operations In Europe by Osprey PublishingItem Number: OSPCOM80First employed in the Far East over North Vietnam and... North Korea, American military intelligence quickly realized the SR-71 -Blackbird-s- potential value over European targets. In 1976, SR-71 Detachment 4 commenced operations from the RAF base at Middenhall in the UK. Its mission was to monitor Warsaw Pact troop movements along the Iron Curtain and photograph the various ports that were home to the Soviet Union-s nuclear submarine fleet. Despite the best efforts of the USSR, they were never able to intercept a -Blackbird- in flight.Written by an expert on SR-71 operations, this book picks up where Combat 76: Lockheed SR-71 Operations in the Far East left off read more
Get ready to draw in four simple steps! Aspiring artists ages 8 and up can learn to create cute likenesses of wild and domestic cr...eatures in just four easy steps. Each of these 38 double-page spreads features a simple, four-part drawing method, plus a space on the facing page for kids to practice their own sketches of a hippo, penguin, parrot, and other critters. read more
Create all kinds of creatures, big and small, from popular pets like a dog, cat, and bunny to a ferocious tiger, dinosaurs, and fa...nciful dragons and unicorns. A special section focuses on heads, paws, and claws. read more
How do you draw a dolphin? How can you create a cartoon camel? These questions and more are answered inside this colorful and play...ful book. Readers learn how easy and exciting it is to draw wonderful, wild animalsfrom beautiful giraffes to dangerous sharks. Along the way, they discover fun facts and learn valuable drawing fundamentals. read more
Its late 1944 and Stalinâ s Red army is once more on the rampage. First hit is Romania which quickly surrenders and swaps sides in... the hope that Stalin will treat them kindly. Then Stalinâ s three massive armies turn on Hungary which is desperately being defended by six German and Hungarian armies. If that was not enough the Hungarians and Romanians start their own war in Transylvania over disputed territory and old grudges. Stalin now orders the start of the attack on Hungary. Hitler rushes armored forces to Hungary to deal with the threat and a massive clash of armored forces delays the Soviet offensive, but not for long, the great red sledgehammer is soon swinging again, as they launch an assault toward Budapest the Hungarian capital. The Germans of the â Feldherrnhalleâ (Brown shirts) divisions and Hungarian armored forces attempt to stop the encirclement of the city. This savage and bitter struggle will last for 100 grueling days. It is a fight to the death with no quarter asked or given. It is the fight for the survival of Hungary as a nation. Will you command the Hungarian and German forces and try to stop Stalinâ s dream of a communist Europe? Or, will you lead the brave Soviet and Romanian forces to victory and liberation of Europe. Either way the smothering blanket of communism will fall over Eastern Europe. Wherever it falls Stalinâ s Iron Curtain will affect the lives of millions and whole nations for many many years. INSIDE STALIN'S EUROPE YOU WILL FIND: The history of the battles for Hungary up to the final fall of Budapest. Detailed maps of the battles for Hungary. History of the 9th Guards Mechanised Corps and 30th Rifle Corps during the battles for Hungary. Options to field a Soviet Lend-lease Tank Battalion armed with 76mm M4 Shermans and a Storm Battalion of city assault troops. History of the Romanian Divisions during the battles for Hungary. Options to field a Romanian Rifle Battalion. History of the 13. Panzerdivision â Feldherrnhall read more
From initial concept to finished art, the "Learn to Draw" series provides young and beginning artists with practical step-by-step ...instruction in a warm, friendly voice. read more
Catan Histories: Merchants of EuropeIn the late Middle Ages, trade flourished in Europe. Economic groups like the Hanseatic League..., the Welser and Fugger families, and merchants from Northern Italy established trading posts and factories in all of the important cities throughout Europe. These businesses provided the population with goods of all kinds, such as fur from the north, cloth from Flanders, wine from the south, and spices from India. The most important commodity of all was salt. In the Middle Ages salt was highly prized it was used to preserve food. You are a powerful merchant. Start your trading posts in three cities. Recruit new merchants and send them to distant cities to establish trading posts and expand your interests. The more trading posts you have, the more commodities are at your disposal which you can sell profitably in foreign cities. To ensure that your commodities arrive safely at their destination, you must open up trade routes and equip caravans. You win the game if you are the first to deliver all of your commodities to foreign cities. Merchants of Europe uses the simple and fun Catan hex and resource system to recreate the growth of the merchant class across medieval Europe. Collect and trade resources to expand trade routes and trading posts. Build caravans to transport your goods to market before your rivals do. Can you expand your trading network more quickly and efficiently and become the most powerful merchant in all of Europe? read more
This book introduces readers to a range of endangered animals found in Europe. Readers learn basic facts about each animal, and al...so why the animal’s habitat is threatened. The book also considers what people can do to help, both at an international level and at the level of the readers themselves. Habitat maps, fact boxes, labels, and captions all combine to aid understanding. read more
Although its the second smallest continent on Earth, Europe has the third largest population. Rich in history, literature, and art..., European culture has been a far-reaching influence all over the globe. Give students the opportunity to discover how Europe stands out in this fascinating title! read more
Excerpt from Sailing Across EuropeMynheer snook, you have failed me. That is sorry, said Mynheer Snook. Yes, I insisted, you let m...e down. Just when I needed you most, you weren't there.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. read more
This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we kno...w it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant. read more
From the huge lion to the small red squirrel, a wide variety of wild animals is presented for readers to draw. Each page takes rea...ders to a new place to learn about new animals, such as the kangaroos of Australia and the rhinos of Africa and Asia. Step-by-step instructions with helpful illustrations guide aspiring artists as they learn to draw these animals. Also, each lesson begins and ends with a colorful image of the finished drawing. Along the way, readers are presented with cool facts about wild animals, allowing them to learn important information in a fun and engaging way. read more
Based on his own childhood, beloved and award-winning artist Raúl Colón’s wordless book is about the limitless nature of creativit...y and imagination.A boy alone in his room. Pencils. Sketchbook in hand. What would it be like to go on safari? Imagine. Draw… A boy named Leonardo begins to imagine and then to draw a world afar—first a rhinoceros, and then he meets some monkeys, and he always has a friendly elephant at his side. Soon he finds himself in the jungle and carried away by the sheer power of his imagination, seeing the world through his own eyes and making friends along the way. read more
Precious Jewels Collection! - Greetings all the way from the U.K! Meet some Shopkins jewels who really rule! Covered in gems, thes...e polished performers love to put on a royal show! Shining in their regal display case, it’s a pleasure to meet this treasure! These Shopkins truly are fit for a queen. read more
How to Draw Animals provides simple, easy-to-follow pictures that make it easy for kids to start drawing. Boost confidence and ins...pire creativity with more than 60 animals including dogs, cats, birds, bees, insects, elephants, kangaroos, and many more. Includes plenty of room to practice drawing.Learning to draw doesn't have to be hard. This book will show you how to draw a variety of projects one step at a time. All you need is a pencil to get started.Each illustration on the left shows you how to draw the object step by step. Simply follow along drawing in the space provided on the right-hand side. Add each detail as shown until the picture is finished.Start off drawing lightly and don't worry about making mistakes. You can always erase and start over. When you're finished, you can add your own details and color it!Have fun!Learn to draw animalsBeginner drawing animalsHow to draw petsAnimal drawingDrawing tutorialsStep-by-step drawing read more