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.
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.
Show Santa what's up this Christmas when you gift your kids one of these so-cool stocking stuffers under $25. From robot building kits and scented markers to hi-bounce putty and slime monsters, you're sure to win Christmas with one of these great gifts.</p>
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.
Pleasing teenage girls can often be a challenge, especially when it comes to helping them pick out clothes or room decor. If you have a teenager who loves boho style and is in need of a little bedroom revamp, look no further. Your teen will be shocked at how well you know the boho trend when she sees these gypsy-inspired bedroom picks.
It's no secret that teenagers are often the hardest people in the family to buy Christmas gifts for. This year, skip the impersonal gift cards, cash, and cliche socks, and check out these 17 Christmas gifts that teens will actually get excited about opening.
Skip the sweets and opt for a different kind of treat this Halloween. These 11 non-candy goodies will have all of your trick-or-treaters already excited for next year.
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.
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.
Mastering the art of diapering requires proper instruction, and the right diaper changing accessories. Managing the mess can be downright icky at times, but having the correct sized diaper as well as baby wipes that suit your baby's skin needs, makes all the difference. Be prepared for any and all potential diapering dilemmas—there are sure to be a few—by learning more about your diapering options.
When it comes to baby shower gifts, experienced moms know that onesies are a dime a dozen. So instead of the traditional blankets or boppys, check out these unique gifts that stand out and really make a difference.
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.
As you anxiously await the arrival of your little one, satisfy your nesting need by designing a warm and welcoming nursery for your baby to call home. Boasting with soft colors and modern designs, you're sure to have a room cozy enough for some sweet cuddle time.
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A toy bear who is anxious to have a home is befriended by a little girl who is willing to spend her own money to buy him.
"A sure-fire hit for classes or listening centers." - School Library Journal
Before going to sleep, a little rabbit says goodnight to all his familiar possessions, as his big, green bedroom slowly darkens.
A forgetful and selfish bear makes a pest of himself until the lizard tailors his song so that the bear can finally remember it.
..".an excellent choice for Spanish classes studying children's literature or wishing to expand their listening and reading skills......an admirable and sound production of Leaf's story." - School Library Journal read more
"Public and school libraries as well as classrooms...will enjoy this package...makes an excellent introduction or follow-up to a z...oo field trip." - School Library Journal read more
With an overview of the various types of owls living on most of the continents of the world, a picture book highlights the twenty-...one most popular types living in North America with an in-depth review of how they survive in their natural habitat during their different stages of life. read more
..".bright illustrations and simple text, pleasantly presented in read-along form, should be welcomed by budding entomologists." -... School Library Journal read more
From the tiny elf owl to the great gray owl, award-winning narrator George Guidall enlivens this insightful exploration of these c...reatures of the night who live in North America. read more
A stuffed teddy bear in a department store, missing a button from his overalls, almost abandons hope of finding a real home until ...a small girl decides he is the bear for her. read more
Rediscover Madeline, now available in board book format The story of twelve little girls in two straight lines, the smallest one b...eing Madeline, has delighted children for more than seventy years. Now the beloved Caldecott Honor Book is available in sturdy board book format and a reduced size perfect for small hands. While the text is slightly abridged, none of the charm of the original book is lost as a new format brings this classic title to a younger audience. read more
Feel the power and the beauty of this mighty animal as award-winning narrator Dion Graham narrates this instructive and absorbing ...examination of this amazing animal. read more
An itinerant cap salesman awakens from a restful nap to find his wares confiscated by a band of feisty monkeys.
Madeline and the other girls travel to London to visit their former neighbor on his birthday.
"A comical takeoff on the familiar Little Red Hen story, this upbeat read-along is brought vividly to life through Brian and Rosi ...Amador's tandem narration. ...Soft Latin background music is a lilting accompaniment." Booklist read more
"Young squirrel Earl is helped by his human friend, Jill, who gives him an acorn and a nutcracker. Earl's mother fears that her so...n is too dependent on his friend. But Earl uses another gift, a red scarf, to prove he can make his own way in the world... Myers' narration and natural background sounds perfectly complement Freeman's wry tale and black-and-white scratchboard illustrations...Well-managed vocal changes for all characters."-Booklist read more
The Lives of Sea Turtles Coloring Book
Let’s follow a sea turtle as it travels across the oceans. Learning about their lives will help raise awareness that may lead to t...heir rescue and preservation as a beautiful species. Coloring is the number one tool that you can use for this purpose because it is a hands-on experience and is highly doable. Not to mention, it’s fun to do, too! Secure a copy now! read more
With their mothers, a little girl and a bear cub pick blueberries in the country. Wandering astray, however, each one mistakes the... other's mother for her own. read more
What a treat to have the venerable Tom Chapin narrate this Okefenokee remake of the familiar "Over in the Meadow"!... The producti...on includes Chapin singing the story, accompanying himself with various instruments, and a glossary of swamp inhabitants." read more
Pictures of animals wearing clothes show why this would be a ridiculous custom for them to adopt.
The high-energy, whimsical team that delivered the three previous titles in this Language Arts Library now presents - ta da! - wor...d endings! Entertaining and enthralling, this readalong makes learning about suffixes memorable - and fun! read more