Eric Carle’s classic tale Watch Out! A Giant! is now available as a board book with die-cut flaps throughout!For the first time, Eric Carle’s imaginary adventure of two children escaping a giant through secret passageways, trapdoors, and underground tunnels is available in a board book edition! Clever double-side flaps are die-cut throughout so that when you lift one, it reveals a surprise on the next spread! Complete with Eric Carle’s trademark collage illustration lift one, it reveals a surprise on the next spread! Complete with Eric Carle’s trademark collage illustrations, this board book is the perfect addition to every Carle collection.… read more
There are times when we don't want glitter or ruffles or confusing designs splattered all over our kids' clothes. That's why we love Primary. Their clothes are basic and simple and can be worn over and over again. Another reason we love Primary? They're also making Halloween easy by inspiring parents to take matters into their own hands to create clever and adorable DIY Halloween costumes without having to pick up a needle and thread. Best of all, the costumes can have a second life—the hoodie your little guy wore for his dragon costume can be the same hoodie he wears to school the following week — minus the scales, of course. Scroll to see our favorite Primary DIY costume picks, along with details on how to make them and where to buy the essential pieces.
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.
Unlike a Christmas birthday, which can get easily overlooked during the holiday commotion, a Halloween birthday party is a special unicorn — much like your little princess, superhero or monster. And just like those peanut butter cups you're giving out to trick-or-treaters, Halloween and birthdays are "two great things that go great together!" No need to rack your brain for some far-out theme — costumes and candy are a given. But you can still flex your creativity and choose unique decorations, invitations and much more to make your kiddo's Halloween birthday party a howling success. Keep scrolling for some frightfully fun inspiration.
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.
As a child, did you pretend to live in a castle by arranging old blankets over the couch and chairs? There was something so fun about sitting underneath mom's old sheets. Now think how much more awesome it would be to actually have a bed that looks like a mini house! Enter the toddler house bed, also known as a Montessori floor bed.
These beds are exactly what they sound like: Picture a house-shaped frame above the mattress, complete with windows, a door and a kitchen (OK, just kidding about the kitchen). But now picture your little angel's precious head resting underneath one of these magical creations.
While this may seem like a cool, new way to sleep, the floor bed concept actually dates back to the early 20th century teaching philosophy called the Montessori Method, which focuses on placing everything a child needs to learn and explore at the child's level. So, by placing their bed on the floor, you give children independence and a chance to learn on their own terms.
Here, we've rounded up some of our favorite toddler house beds that are ready to take up residence in dreamland.
Whether your child's school uniform is a sweater and khakis or a sweet dress, these classic pieces earn an A-plus for style.
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!
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.
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.
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.
From pint-size furniture to decorations that double as playtime favorites, here are some of the best playroom ideas for toddlers
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.
Having trouble picking out toys that your kids will love and you can feel good about buying? Let us help you with this guide to our favorite natural, sustainable, environmentally friendly toys.
Shy eleven-year-old Beetle Beane is sent to spend a week in Maine. She, reluctantly finds herself under the care of Murtha Bellwet...her, a mysterious hunting guide and owner of an old, ramshackle inn. There Beetle discovers something she shouldn't have and is determined to find the truth behind Murtha's secret. Beetle must use all of her wits and strength as she travels a challenging path to find the answers she seeks. read more
Excerpt from Frank's Ranche: Or My Holiday in the Rockies, Being a Contribution to the Inquiry Into What We Are to Do With Our Boy...sI cling to this third reason; it embodies the only plea I can put forth. I have tried to make my story interesting it would gratify me deeply to believe that I have succeeded.What shall we do with our boys? Is a question frequently put to the body politic through the medium of the newspapers in the dull season. My experience has convinced me that the question is a useless one. You may train up and control your boys to a certain age; you may make them a present Of as good an education as you can afford; you may lay down plans for their future; you may find niches for each one to fill you may fondly hope that each one in his turn will quietly drop into his niche; that they will live and work together, and in course of time become a help and comfort to you in your declining years.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
Children's Book: The Fairy That Wanted to Grant Wishes Bilingual: English - Spanish "Once upon a time, there was a fairy that live...d in an enchanted forest..." Lovely illustrated story! Details: Soft-cover Size: 21.6cm x 27.9 cm read more
Jellybean is a clumsy dragon. As a matter of fact, all dragons are clumsy. So when Jellybean falls from the sky and lands in front... of Emma, a 10 year-old astronaut, naturally a series of calamitous events occur forcing Emma to eventually leave her land and meet more clumsy dragons. However, Emma soon learns to live with Jellybean and experience a whole new and exciting life as well as improving her vocabulary! read more
The delightful images from the All Around Us slipcase are now in this fun, interactive format. By lifting the big, sturdy flaps, y...oung readers will learn new words and concepts through Eric Carle's bright, beautiful images and simple phrases. A perfect companion title for Eric Carle's ABC and Opposites. read more
Eric Carle's animals are perfect for illustrating number concepts. One: giraffe. Two: giraffe and elephant. Three: giraffe, elepha...nt, and bear. In this book, readers count all the way up to ten as each page has a corresponding number of animals to point out. The last page features a flip book of all the numbers to count out loud. The padded cover is perfect for little hands. read more
All kids want to be like mom and dad, and driving a vehicle is no exception. Steering Wheel books feature a mounted telescoping ba...se with a steering wheel that raises and locks into place. Sound triggers, including the horn button on the wheel, make realistic vehicle sounds to accompany the story. Each spread features the story with illustration on the left-hand page, while the right-hand page shows what the child sees through the "windshield" at a particular point in the story. 3 AG-13 button cell batteries are included. read more
Eric Carle s bright, appealing colors and memorable animal characters come to life in this charming decorative garland. With 80 al...phabet and animal tiles plus 5 yards of quality hanging ribbon, the user can spell out almost any greeting to create simple, playful decor for parties, play rooms, or bedrooms. WARNING: Possible entanglement injury. Keep garland out of baby's reach. read more
Offer some fun and playful learning for your little one, from The World of Eric Carle seriesPromotes joys of playful learning that... generations have experienced through Eric Carle's timeless stories and vibrant artworkBring your little one's favorite book to life!Learning Cube has easy to grab handles, rattle and crinkle sounds, and multi-textured surfaces to exploreEach side of the cube has a different fun design, including a blue horse, a yellow duck, and a ladybug!Ideal for helping your little one learn about shapes and colors, sensory learning through sound, and improve their hand-eye coordinationGive your little one the toys they need and deserve! read more
The World of Eric Carle's Ladybug Rocker adds a magical touch to your child's playtime. Inspired by the classic children's book, t...his adorable rocker features a comfy wood and plush construction, making every ride a fun experience. read more
Learn how to write and draw letters, numbers, and a multitude of objects, all in the company of familiar faces! The Learning Serie...s offers a creative experience that includes a fun story, step-by-step instructions, a magnetic pen, and an erasable magnetic drawing pad that can be used again and again! 3 years and up.TM & © EC read more
Count down the days until Christmas with this wonderful pop-up advent calendar based on the popular Christmas story Dream Snow by ...Eric Carle, author of the beloved classic children's book, The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Open a window each day to reveal a new decoration to add to the display. By the time December 25th arrives, you'll have a very dreamy Christmas scene! read more
The World of Eric Carle, the award-winning publishing franchise with over 125 million books sold, promotes the joys of playful lea...rning through timeless stories and vibrant artwork featuring Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends. The oohs and ahhs will come from adults, but baby's eyes will light up at the sight of this sweet and soft rocker. Ladybug has come to life as a wooden rocker with soft body. Your little one will have the time of their life rocking with their favorite character from The W read more
World of Eric Carle Ladybug Backpack, Canvas: Made of safe, easy-to-clean materialsHuggableFeatures characters from the beloved Er...ic Carle children's bookAge range: 3 to 18 years read more
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World of Eric Carle Ladybug Lunch Bag: Made of safe, easy-to-clean materialsHuggableFeatures characters from the beloved Eric Carl...e children's bookAge range: 3 to 18 years read more
The World of Eric Carle: Surprise Slides Game: Age Range: 3 years and upIncludes: 1 game board, 4 double-sided slide tiles, 1 fini...sh tile, 4 movers, 4 mover bases, 1 spinner, instructions read more
World of Eric Carle The Very Hungry Caterpillar Lantern: Perfect for collecting treasures of the garden and the great outdoorsRed ...and green caterpillar palLight and bright for curious little gardenersRequires 3 AA batteries (not included) read more
The World of Eric Carle, the award-winning publishing franchise with over 125 million books sold, promotes the joys of playful lea...rning through timeless stories and vibrant artwork featuring Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends. Inspired by Eric Carle's "The Very Hungry Caterpillar," this book features printed fabrics and images based on original Eric Carle art. Introduce the youngest member of the house to this delicious tale with a textured soft book. There's a strawberry teether, ribbon tags, read more
Adorable and educational, this little case is perfect for housing and observing butterflies, caterpillars, ladybugs or other littl...e critters. The Very Hungry Caterpillar house features a mesh top and sides for easy, up-close viewing, an easy carry handle and the face of The Very Hungry Caterpillar himself. read more
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Baby animals need your help! Based on Eric Carle’s best-selling book, players spend a fun-filled day Around the Farm helping baby ...animals find their way home. Help baby pigs locate the pigpen, baby ducks waddle to the pond, baby horses trot to the hayfield, and baby sheep baaaack to their pasture. The game introduces children to counting and identifying baby and adult animals. Counting is especially fun as the players make animal sounds for each animal they move. Everyone wins in this cooperative game when each baby animal has been reunited with its adult animal! Contents:Game Board1 Barn Pop-Up Piece2 Fence Pop-Up Pieces48 Baby Animal Tokens4 StandsSpinnerInstructions read more
The World of Eric Carle, the award-winning publishing franchise with over 125 million books sold, promotes the joys of playful lea...rning through timeless stories and vibrant artwork featuring Very Hungry Caterpillar and Friends. Traveling is fun with the delightful Kids Preferred Eric Carle Developmental Hanging Toy. Based on a beloved character from Eric Carle's books, the Kids Preferred Eric Carle Developmental Hanging Toy incorporates colors, textures and more to assist baby with developing se read more
Flip some cake and eat it too with the very Hungry Caterpillar! One sunny Sunday, the little caterpillar hatched out of a tiny egg.... He was very hungry. Just like the very hungry caterpillar, eat your way through fruit and snacks alike, before you can build your cocoon and become a butterfly. But, be careful what you eat, a stomachache will set you back! You'll never know when the food will mix and flip, filling your week with surprises! It's a different game board every time you play! read more
The World of Eric Carle Alphabet Floor Puzzle:Alphabet puzzle game features 26 giant pieces with bright colorsMeasures 10' long wh...en assembledSuitable for puzzlers ages 3 and upCan be used to help children recognize letters and read by creating an association between words and related imagesFrom the World of Eric Carle read more