Have you ever wondered how fish breathe underwater, how caterpillars transform into butterflies, why deer grow cumbersome antlers every year, or how snakes slither? How Animals Work explains the structures and systems of animal bodies, using photographs and diagrams to show how animals use their anatomy to move, communicate, hunt, and feed, and how their bodies enhance their chances in the struggle for survival.
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.
Whether your child's school uniform is a sweater and khakis or a sweet dress, these classic pieces earn an A-plus for style.
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.
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.
Summer's almost over and it won't be long before it's time to head back to school. But why make your kids spend the last days of vacation in stores when you can do all of your shopping online at Target? Whether you're using Target School List Assist or picking out your own classroom essentials, we've rounded up our favorite Target school supplies that you can shop below.
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.
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.
This school year will be even more incredible than the last with the help of the Incredibles 2 gang. From backpacks to lunch time all of your back to school essentials are covered.
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.
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!
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.
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.
We all face the same post-holiday predicament. What are we going to do with those heaping piles of new stuff? The answer is in a New Year refresh we're all motivated to participate in. Enlist the kids' help in cleanup time with these savvy storage products from Houzz.
Pregnancy can make it difficult to find trendy and stylish swimsuits, but it's not impossible. We've rounded up some of our favorite belly-friendly suits that you'll actually want to wear.
When Tina and Toni visit Tina's aunt for Christmas, Toni gets jealous because Tina has more presents and her aunt asks her to sing..., in a story that also includes suggestions for handling jealousy. read more
Provides historical background on the Armenian genocide, discusses controversies surrounding the violence, and features personal n...arratives by those impacted by the atrocities. read more
"Perspectives on Modern World History: The Titanic provides historical background on key aspects of the naval disaster; readings a...bout important controversies about the ship, the disaster, and its legacy; and personal narratives from individuals who lived through the event or were directly affected by it, as well as from contemporary figures who continue to influence our collective understanding of Titanic"-Provided by publisher. read more
Have you ever wondered how fish breathe underwater, how caterpillars transform into butterflies, why deer grow cumbersome antlers ...every year, or how snakes slither? "How Animals Work" explains the structures and systems of animal bodies, using photographs and diagrams to show how animals use their anatomy to move, communicate, hunt, and feed, and how their bodies enhance their chances in the struggle for survival. read more
Did you know that termites build towers as tall as houses? Or that ogre-faced spiders throw net traps over their prey? Whether it'...s to gather food, build shelter or attract a mate, animals work in unexpected ways. Kids can try activities that demonstrate read more
Did you know that termites build towers as tall as houses? Or that ogre-faced spiders throw net traps over their prey? Whether it'...s to gather food, build shelter or attract a mate, animals work in unexpected ways. Kids can try activities that demonstrate some surprising animal skills, like blowing bubbles the way a spittlebug does to hide itself from predators. Or mastering the half hitch and running knots that the weaverbird ties (with its feet!) when it builds a nest. Using concise language and realistic illustrations, this title in the Animal Behavior series takes a resourceful approach to exploring animal life. read more
Answering all your burning scientific questions from what it means to be alive to why things explode How Science Works explains sc...ience facts throughout amazing diagrams and infographics. Unlock the secrets of the universe such as whether a robot takeover is possible and marvel at the surprising simplicity of gravity.Dazzle your friends and family with answers to their everyday science questions such as; why do sirens change pitch as they pass by? How do planes stay in the air? Plus many more!Learn how to explain the mind-boggling concepts that eluded you at school all the way through to more recent fascinating topics such as the discovery of the Higgs Boson- this really is science made simple. read more
Library Binding, Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2013, ISBN13 9781433995682, ISBN10 1433995689
Our world is teeming with robots. Robotic arms build cars in factories. Military robots disarm bombs in war zones. And robot vacuu...m cleaners suck the dirt off our floors. But how do all of these robots work? From their computer brains to their super senso read more
It can be exciting and painful to watch a hockey player get checked into the boards. But did you know that the energy created in t...he collision could power a light bulb for a minute and a half? Explore the slap shots, glove saves, and speedy skating that goes into the sport of hockey. read more
This book explains the principles of flotation upon which submarine technology is based. The title explains how submarines operate... and their various parts. The book also discusses the history of submarines and how they are used today. read more
Library Binding, Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2013, ISBN13 9781433995521, ISBN10 1433995522
Describes the fundamentals of football, including its history, rules of the game, offensive and defensive players, how to train fo...r a game, and the equipment required, and profiles famous players and games in the sport's history. read more