Miss Hickory is a children's novel of pastoral style. Miss Hickory, the heroine is a doll in the countryside of New Hampshire with an apple tree branch body and a hickory head. This book presents a psychological journey of Miss Hickory through her life story. The author, Carolyn Sherwin Bailey received Newbery Medal for Best Children's Book in 1947 with this book. The lifelike description on the landscape and psychology and graceful words make the book more like a c book. The lifelike description on the landscape and psychology and graceful words make the book more like a colorful country painting.… read more
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.
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.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bath time a breeze!
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.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
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.
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.
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.
Nintendo's latest video game console has taken the gaming world by storm with a wealth of content for everyone from seasoned gamers to younger children. Here are the best age-appropriate Switch games that kids of all ages will enjoy.
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.
When school's out for summer and your kids are home during those long, hot days, sometimes a cool treat is just what you both need. But why not make an activity out of that afternoon snack and get your kiddos involved in the kitchen? From popsicles to hand pies, here's our top kitchen gadget picks for making summer treats with your kids.
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.
Your child is always studying the world around them. Nurture that desire to learn by exposing them to toys that teach and encourage their rapid growth! Check out these 12 playroom essentials that prove having fun and learning go hand in hand.
Originally touted as a tool to help kids stay calm and focused, the fidget spinner quickly took off as one of the most sought-after toys of the year. While your kids are probably very familiar with the standard spinners, these unique fidget spinners will catch their attention and make the perfect gift.
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
This book is dedicated to Chinese children from Roger Hargreaves, the father of fairy tales. It is a fun presentation of tradition...al Spring Festival customs, with detailed interpretation of implied meaning, containing pasting the character of blessing upside down, hanging lanterns, New Year's Eve dinner, firecrackers, dragon dance, etc. It integrates traditional customs of Spring Festival into the story, creating strong flavor of Chinese New Year. And it has explanation of implied meaning of the traditional Spring Festival customs, helping children know the traditional Chinese culture. read more
Miss Hickory is very worried. Her owner has moved to Boston, and how can Miss Hickory survive a harsh New Hampshire winter all alo...ne? After all, she is just a doll whose body is an apple-wood twig and whose head is a hickory nut, and whose house is made out of corncobs. read more
Relates the adventures of a country doll made of an apple-wood twig with a hickory nut for a head
Relates the adventures of a country doll made of an apple-wood twig with a hickory nut for a head.
This book has consulted a large amount of historical data, and its main content includes political stories, war stories, hero stor...ies, and celebrity stories. Each story focuses on one event, vivid and touching. The plots are not complicated yet have profound implications, and the language is popular and easy to understand, very suitable for children to read. These popular, widely circulated historical stories are like glittering pearls in the ocean of history, which are of great help for cultivating children's sentiment, enriching their historical knowledge and learning Chinese language well. read more
This is a set of classic literacy books in the Republic of China elaborately edited by Ink Academy. It is illustrated and teaches ...through lively activities. Through the radical reform, we hope children can feel the pure mother language. The book allows kids to learn characters through pictures, cultivates their imagination and thinking and nurtures noble, honest and plain Chinese people. With the illustrations full of child interest and the Chinese characters in regular script, the book is beautiful, funny, interesting and easy to learn. This is the literacy classic presented by masters in the Republic of China to children and it is full of positive and fresh colors. read more
This book presents idioms and their stories in the interesting story form and provides the novel dictionary-type search function, ...thus interesting, knowledgeable and practical. The book includes hundreds of idioms and each idiom has a great story, reflecting all aspects of the ancient social life. In easy to understand language, the book helps children to obtain life philosophy in reading and improve their literature accomplishment. It is exquisite, durable and cost-effective, and has very high publishing value. read more
Mainly edited by Yu Liangli, Traditional Chinese Virtue Stories (Collector's Edition) / Chinese Traditional Culture Library includ...es dozens of historical stories in vernacular Chinese about traditional Chinese virtues reflecting honesty, loyalty, filial piety, courage and so on, which are supplemented by the full text phonetic notation and reading appreciation, etc. In thousands of years of Chinese history, there are countless books, but most of them have disappeared in the flood of history, and only a few classics have been cherished and read by people for a long time. The traditional Chinese culture classics have strong cultural background and contain a large number of ethics, etiquette customs and cultural history, thus the quintessence of Chinese culture. Reading this book, you can understand and feel the extensive and profound Chinese traditional culture, and feel the endless charm of classics. read more
Many children are playing around, while CeeCee sits all alone on the bench. Everybody notices that CeeCee is exceptionally quiet a...nd calm today but no one knows why. What are you doing, CeeCee? read more
Little Miss Splendid is on holiday in Egypt with her friends where she dreams of being Queen Splendid of the Nile! Will the mummie...s have more bandages than Mr Bump and how will they find their way out when they get lost inside a pyramid? The Mr Men and Little Miss Adventures take Roger Hargreaves' beloved characters on amazing trips to other worlds and different times where they have all kinds of funny and exciting escapades. The books are a new larger format, so that you can enjoy their inimitable stories in even greater scale. Bold illustrations and funny stories make Mr Men and Little Miss the perfect story time experience for children aged two and up. Have you collected all the Adventures: Mr. Men Adventure with Dinosaurs, and, Mr. Men Adventure in Egypt. read more
The book integrates elementary Chinese character teaching in paintings, allowing children to learn Chinese characters more accurat...ely through paintings and enjoy themselves in study. It comprehensively meets the intelligence development and preschool education requirements of children, and practices children's thinking and discerning ability. read more
This book is specially designed for pre-school children to learn the necessary knowledge before school. The content mainly focuses... on fun exercises. From four aspects including listening, speaking, reading and writing, in conducts scientific enlightenment for babies. With rich question types and vivid illustrations and combining the interestingness of kindergarten and knowledge of primary school perfectly, it helps children enter the scientific training of primary school in advance so that they can easily deal with curriculum standards of primary school. read more
This book aims at providing children a relaxed and happy reading space. It includes wonderful and strange myths, interesting folk ...stories, brave and tough boys' stories, elegant and gentle girls' stories, inspiring celebrity stories, profound idiom stories, sweet and tranquil 365 night stories, and vivid fairy tales. Each story is just like a star blinking to children. It is believed that children will have the wonderful and unforgettable experience in such space, and obtain the rich knowledge and endless happiness. read more
Drakonia…. Land of the dragons, ancient and proud creatures. Drakonia…. Home of Miro, a tiny and frightened red dragon who is stil...l trying to find his place in the world. On his journey to become a “real” dragon, he makes some unusual new friends and discovers that friendship can overcome the greatest fears. Miro’s stories tell of courage and friendship without boundaries or prejudices. (This book's language is Chinese (Mandarin) Simplefied.) read more
Pages: 255, Edition: 1st, Hardcover, Encyclopedia of China Publishing House
The book helps children learn the classic and percept the great strategy and wisdom of The Art of War in relaxed joyful environmen...t, and let children become more intelligent and learn rigorous way of thinking. The book is classified based on the original book Sun Zi with clear system; the original text and analysis are benefit for children of learning military strategy and sense the wisdom of former sages comprehensively; the book is also noted with Chinese phonetic alphabet for auxiliary reading to cultivate children's autonomous reading habit. read more
Reading can cultivate children's comprehension, understanding, imagination and other abilities. We hope this book can help childre...n to open the door of knowledge and grow up healthily and happily. read more
This book is one of the series of ""Painted Classical Fairy Tales"". The daughter of the Duke and Duchess Marlutenar suffers from ...the spell. In order to break the spell, the Duke goes through many hardships to find a girl with the same appearance of Marlutenar for help. This girl is moved by his sincerity and returns home together with the Duke. After some efforts, the spell of Marlutenar is broken. read more
Lao She Works Series for Students is the extra-curricular reading material specially designed for primary and secondary school stu...dents and the themes cover the classical fairy tales, novels, proses and dramas of Lao She which constitute the colorful world full of partings and reunions and little readers from generation to generation read, live, breathe and grow up in the world. These works are the unforgettable reading memories of generations of Chinese people in childhood and youth, also the must-read fresh and lingering in the minds of young readers after they grow up. read more
The Nutcracker is one of the world's most popular ballets, telling the captivating story of Clara and the Nutcracker prince as the...y journey into a land of fantasy. Inspired by Marius Petipa's sets for the original production of the ballet, Niroot Puttapipat's delicate silhouette illustrations dance across pale, watercolor-washed backgrounds in a unique interpretation. Starkly beautiful, this keepsake edition evokes all the magic and anticipation of Christmas Eve as Clara and the prince waltz between worldsand culminates in a 3-D spread bringing the dreamlike Land of Sweets to life. read more
Late this night, there is a person sleepless for a long time, and that is crazy old man Meng Dahuan. When he was young, he repeate...dly reported to the authorities that he found signs of alien invasion of the earth, and suggested that they take measures as soon as possible, but no one believed him. Later, the authorities not only disbelieve him, but also say that he might be suffering from delusion. He denies he has a mental illness and thinks he is only a little neurotic... read more
This is a game book, letting children sticker while studying. Do you worry kids will hurt their eyes during watching TV? Do you fe...el confused on choose what kind of book for your children among many books? Don't be hesitated and this book is your right choice. The book takes image of Magic that children all like and low-aged knowledge into stickers, letting children learn knowledge unconsciously and we are sure that children will like it very much. The book is one volume in the series with abundant stickers. Children can stick freely. In addition, it contains sections about intelligence, reading and DIY, which help children smarter. read more