Corrupt cops, hive-like henchmen, begoggled boy heroes, labyrinthine HQs, unlikely team ups, heartbreaking best friend breakups, and a liberal dose of super science, zingers and explosive action. Sound like a Double+ adventure? It is.Ben Sears is a cartoonist, illustrator and musician born and raised in Louisville, KY where he continues to live and work. His Double+ character has appeared in a number of zines, online anthologies and the all-ages adventure comic Nigh Double+ character has appeared in a number of zines, online anthologies and the all-ages adventure comic Night Air, where he has been perpetually in over his head.… read more
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.
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.
Refresh your children's wardrobe by shopping at these stylish, yet affordable, kid clothing brands that your little one will actually love.
Home is where the heart is, but it's also where crawling babies and curious tots can cause serious injury to themselves. Keep your little one safe with baby proofing gear such baby gates, child monitors, safety locks and guards, and pacifiers and teethers, that are specially designed for children's safety.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
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.
Raising kids in today's world poses numerous different challenges for parents. When should your child be introduced to TV? What about the iPad or the family computer? We've rounded up safe technology products you can feel good about giving to your children.
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.
Summer vacation means one thing: Your yard is about to become a sea of kids' toys that have found a new home in the outdoors. If you're struggling to keep up with the chaos, shop this list of genius finds from Houzz that make staying organized a breeze.
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.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bath time a breeze!
Your kids will love this wearable tech, and you'll love that they're able to build healthier habits with these fun fitness and activity trackers.
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.
Take a look at some of the most amazing buildings, vehicles, and other engineering accomplishments in the world. From cars that do...n't need human drivers to towering buildings that reach new heights, readers will see how today's engineers are pushing boundaries and redefining what is possible. They will also learn about the past innovations that made today's achievements possible and find out what is in store for the future. Skyscrapers: The Empire State Building was the first skyscraper with more than 100 floors. THE FEATURES. Engaging text highlights STEM careers involved in designing and building these engineering wonders. Infographics and charts help illustrate complex ideas. Colorful photos provide incredible views of these engineering wonders. Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that makes them easy to understand. Sidebars provide in-depth information about some of the most remarkable engineering achievements. www. factsfornow. scholastic.com read more
This series provides users with accessible information for evaluating the often conflicting and ever-changing issues surrounding n...utrition and healthy living.; This title in Lucent's Nutrition and Health series talks about sleep disorders. It describes th read more
During Japan's Month of Waters, Aquaman calls upon The Dark Knight, so get ready for a battle of GIGANTIC proportions as the Bat-f...amily faces robots, sea monsters, and more. Then, on Independence Day, Uncle Sam implores his villainous friends to steal all read more
Library Binding, Enslow Publishing, 2015, ISBN13 9780766067837, ISBN10 0766067831
Life on Earth is never boring. What actually happens when Earth unleashes its fury? This title gives you an up-close look at the p...ower of our planet. With well-researched, clearly written informational text, primary sources with accompanying questions, charts, graphs, diagrams, timelines, and maps, multiple prompts, and more, you'll know all you need to know about volcanoes! Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Core Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company. read more
A brand new reader program from Scholastic Discover More. The ability to read, understand, and interpret informational text will s...trongly predict success at school, college, and beyond. Scholastic Discover More Level 3 Readers prepare kids for their amazing journey into the world of information in print and on current and future digital platforms. Great subjects and amazing photos are delivered via provocative texts containing different points of view. Complex text hierarchies and infographics give kids the skills to tackle any real world information piece. 'Think about it' critical prompts encourages them to consider and challenge while technical vocabulary is expanded on spreads and in glossaries. A free, downloadable digital book features fun text-based questions and activities, and audio and video enhancements. Vetted by an editorial board including Common Core Standards experts. read more
Paperback, Createspace, 2014, ISBN13 9781502324474, ISBN10 1502324474
Your world is about to change forever. Beneath your feet, a molten hell brews-and its boiling fury can no longer be contained with...in the Earth's thin crust. A farmer's field in Mexico is about to become the birthplace of the 2,000-foot high volcano known as Paracutin. "Volcanoes" brings you the shocking first-person reports of those who have witnessed the violent rage of a volcanic eruption. Why do volcanoes erupt? What strange, changed landscapes do they leave behind? How can scientists predict future volcanic activity? And where were the deadliest eruptions in history? Students will find all the answers in detailed chapters on the science and history of nature's most primordial phenomena. Every young reader will respond to eyewitness accounts of landscapes suddenly alive with sulfuric gases, ashes spread across vast areas, and boiling hot lava consuming everything in its path. Prepare to be awestruck. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www. natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. read more
Provides information about volcanoes, how they form, where they are, how they erupt, the damage they can cause, and the ways we ca...n monitor them. read more
LEVEL 3 - READING ALONE WITH SOME HELP (orange)Sentences will become more varied and longer and some more formal vocabulary will b...e introduced. Includes glossary and index. Starting with the essential question, "What is a volcano?" this book covers all aspects of volcanology, including the anatomy of an eruption, contemporary and ancient volcanoes, underwater volcanoes, and the scientists who study them. Amazing photographs draw readers in, and throughout the book "Red-hot fact " boxes dish out fascinating information to keep it interesting. ey vocabulary within the text and a glossary and index at the back help kids strengthen their new reading skills. read more
There are more than 1,500 active volcanoes around the world. Most of Earth's active volcanoes are found in a region called the Rin...g of Fire. Discover more about this feature of the natural world in Volcanoes, a title in the Focus on Earth Science series. Focus on Earth Science is a series of AV2 media enhanced books. A unique book code printed on page 2 unlocks multimedia content. These books come alive with video, audio, weblinks, slideshows, activities, hands-on experiments, and much more. Book jacket. read more
Author: Gray-Wilburn, Renee/ Sotirovski, Aleksandar (ILT)Book Type: ENLanguage: ENGLISHPublish Date: 2012/01/01Publisher Name: Cap...stone Pr Inc read more
How do volcanoes erupt? What is lava and what happens when it cools? Where are the worldos biggest volcanoes? Just stay cool-and l...et Volcano Vulcan, Dragon Explorer, take you around the hot-spots National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources. Visit www. natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information. read more
Volcanoes can be dormant for many years. But when the pressure builds, watch out! Eruptions can be a powerful blast or a slow ooze.... Explore how volcanoes are formed and what causes an eruption. read more