This thoroughly updated second edition of the best-selling Unofficial LEGO Technic Builder’s Guide is filled with tips for building strong yet elegant machines and mechanisms with the LEGO Technic system. World-renowned builder Pawe? "Sariel" Kmiec covers the foundations of LEGO Technic building, from the concepts that underlie simple machines, like gears and linkages, to advanced mechanics, like differentials and steering systems. This edition adds 13 new building d linkages, to advanced mechanics, like differentials and steering systems. This edition adds 13 new building instructions and 4 completely new chapters on wheels, the RC system, planetary gearing, and 3D printing.You’ll get a hands-on introduction to fundamental mechanical concepts like torque, friction, and traction, as well as basic engineering principles like weight distribution, efficiency, and power transmission—all with the help of Technic pieces. You’ll even learn how Sariel builds his amazing tanks, trucks, and cars to scale.Learn how to:–Build sturdy connections that can withstand serious stress–Re-create specialized LEGO pieces, like casings and u-joints, and build custom, complex Schmidt and Oldham couplings–Create your own differentials, suspensions, transmissions, and steering systems–Pick the right motor for the job and transform it to suit your needs–Combine studfull and studless building styles for a stunning look–Build remote-controlled vehicles, lighting systems, motorized compressors, and pneumatic enginesThis beautifully illustrated, full-color book will inspire you with ideas for building amazing machines like tanks with suspended treads, supercars, cranes, bulldozers, and much more. What better way to learn engineering principles than to experience them hands-on with LEGO Technic?New in this edition: 13 new building instructions, 13 updated chapters, and 4 brand-new chapters!… read more
Thinking of taking a trip to Adventure Bay? Does your little pup squeal with delight whenever her favorite rescue dogs help a friend in need? Whether you're a fan of PAW Patrol or just a parental bystander, those precious pups' paw prints are all over the fabric of your daily life. It's only natural that for your little one's birthday, she'd want to celebrate in a big canine way. So, we dug deep and took to the skies searching for the best PAW Patrol party ideas. Remember: No party is too big, no celebration too small. If you need the paw-fect party ideas just yelp for help — or read on for some inspiration. We're on the case!
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.
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!
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.
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.
It's never too early to get a little one hooked on reading. These fun, personalized storybooks for kids combine entertainment with education, making your budding bookworm the hero of their own story. Whether it's a Disney story or a bedtime story, get your birthday and Christmas gift shopping done early and order one of these unique page-turners from Amazon, Etsy or Uncommon Goods now!
Learn why the Parenting.com editors (and hundreds of reviewers) can't stop raving about the Molekule air purifier. Spoiler alert: Not only does it clean the air like never before, but it's also off-the-charts stylish. Parents, this is one nursery essential you won't want to miss.
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.
Whether you're looking for baby bottles to help prevent colic, sturdy glass baby bottles, soft silicone bottles or something in between — we've rounded up the very best baby bottles for newborns
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.
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.
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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.
Whether your child's school uniform is a sweater and khakis or a sweet dress, these classic pieces earn an A-plus for style.
Originally published in 1919. This volume from the Cornell University Library's print collections was scanned on an APT BookScan a...nd converted to JPG 2000 format by Kirtas Technologies. All titles scanned cover to cover and pages may include marks notations and other marginalia present in the original volume. read more
Get ready for your own Ninja adventure with this inspirational book. Build, play and learn all about the thrilling world of LEGO® ...NINJAGO™. LEGO NINJAGO: Build Your Own Adventure combines fan built inspiring ideas for building with exciting stories. Get inspired to build with creative NINJAGO themed story starters, then play out your own Ninja adventures using your own LEGO bricks. The book comes with bricks that can be used to build one exclusive model that appears throughout the book. LEGO, the LEGO logo, NINJAGO, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. © 2015 The LEGO Group. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. An original chapter-book series starring Goldie Blox and her friends, the Gearheads! When G...oldie Blox accidentally lets down her best friend, Ruby, she's determined to make it up to her by throwing her BFF the best birthday celebration ever. But will Goldie be able to pull off her wildly complicated party--or will it all end in disaster? read more
Excerpt from Married to a Suffragette: A Sketch of Modern LifeMadge. Just think! I haven't seen you since you were married, and we... used to be so chummy. How are you getting along?Mr. B. Oh, I am bearing up under it as well as could be expected.Madge. Bearing up under it? What do you mean? Where is Mrs. Bobbs?Mr. B. I was simply referring to married life. My wife isn't here just now.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
What's the difference between a tile and a plate? Why isn't it a good idea to stack bricks in columns to make a wall? How do you b...uild a LEGO mosaic or build at different scales? You’ll find the answers to these and other questions in The Unofficial LEGO Builder’s Guide.Now in full color, this brand-new edition of a well-loved favorite will show you how to:–Construct models that won't fall apart–Choose the right pieces and substitute when needed–Build to micro, jumbo, and miniland scale–Make playable board games out of LEGO pieces–Create photo mosaics and curved sculptures–Build a miniature space shuttle, a minifig-sized train station, and moreOf course, the real fun of LEGO building lies in creating your own models—from choosing the subject to clicking that final brick into place. Learn how in The Unofficial LEGO Builder’s Guide.Includes the Brickopedia, a visual dictionary of nearly 300 of the most commonly used LEGO elements! read more
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For both beginning and struggling readers, The Reading Game, 2nd Edition can be used to help to improve upon your child's basic re...ading skills. Each set includes fast-action memory card word games, picture flashcards and storybooks that work together... read more
Find Educational Kits and Learning Tools at Target.com! For Beginning and Struggling Readers! This fast-action memory card word ga...me, picture flashcards and storybooks work together to make learning to read fun! The captioned-picture flashcards reinforce words learned through game play in short sentences. Each of the content rich animal stories is told using only the 30 words learned through game play to ensure reading success and to build confidence in reading. Teaches 180 vocabulary words; including Dolch and High Frequency Words for K and 1st grade levels. Award Winning (Dr. Toy, Tillywig Brain Child, etc). Meets Common Core Standards for Language and Literacy Arts. By the author of Wordly Wise. read more
Put on your chef's hat and roll up your sleeves--it's time to cook!Amaze your friends with the World's Best Brownies! Scare your s...iblings with Halloween Spider Bites! Make yourself a delicious lunch with the Make-a-Face Sandwich!The Everything KIDS' Cookbook, 2nd Edition has everything you need to get started in the kitchen. Each recipe tells you how hard it is and lets you know exactly what ingredients and equipment you need so that you can plan ahead. You'll find something you like no matter what you want to cook! There are more than 90 recipes for every meal and occasion, including:Mini bite-sized blueberry pancakesChicken salad puffsTasty tacosParmesan potato friesCheese-crusted fish filletsQuick-eating s'moresUltimate peanut butter-chocolate squares It's stuffed with trivia tidbits and 30 food-themed puzzles, and you'll discover what foods to eat to stay healthy and what to do to stay safe in the kitchen. Bring your creativity to the kitchen, and get ready to have fun. You'll be whipping up masterpieces in no time--it's as easy as pie! read more
Winner of the prestigious IPPY award, "The Lonely Parrot" is a beautifully illustrated children's picture book inspired by the tru...e-life events of JoJo, a Moustached Parakeet. JoJo was a very happy parrot who lived with Sammy, his best friend. But after a while, Sammy grew up, and JoJo became very lonely and sometimes naughty. JoJo desperately wanted a new best friend. But, most of all, he just wanted to be loved. This is a touching story about the joys of owning and loving a parrot, as well as the responsibilities that go along with it. Author Lisa Kelley, the real JoJo's "Momma," is thrilled to be sharing his story with young and old alike. And Charles Akins, an amazing artist from South Carolina, has created beautiful illustrations that children will love. Want to meet the real JoJo? Visit his website at www.thelonelyparrot.net or "Like" him on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheLonelyParrot. read more
For Beginning and Struggling Readers! This fast-action memory card word game, picture flashcards and storybooks work together to m...ake learning to read fun! The captioned-picture flashcards reinforce words learned through game play in short sentences. Each of the content rich animal stories is told using only the 30 words learned through game play to ensure reading success and to build confidence in reading. Teaches 180 vocabulary words; including Dolch and High Frequency Words for K and 1st grade levels. Award Winning (Dr. Toy, Tillywig Brain Child, etc). Meets Common Core Standards for Language and Literacy Arts. By the author of Wordly Wise. read more
Bears 2nd Edition: Fireside GamesBearsFast paced2-4 players
Robot Exploration (the 2nd edition) interprets how to use LEGO WeDo2.0 to build up robots with cases close to students' life. When... guiding students to build up robot parts and program robot, the book encourages students to learn, absorb and apply the knowledge of various subjects so that they can keep discovering and solving problems, and have their innovative thinking improved. The book not only enriches the content of life development lessons, but also creates broad space for the execution of new lessons and provides nourishing and innovative fertile soil for cultivating students' innovative ability and carrying out education oriented all-round development comprehensively, so as to allow robot education (information technology education) to embody the connotations of life development education more comprehensively. read more
This text introduces the development of well-designed, reliable programs using the most popular of the structured BASICs for the I...BM environment. This text provides an effective mix of general, business, and mathematically-oriented problems. read more
Coup Reformation, 2nd Edition: Age range: 10 years and upAn expansion for the best-selling Coup card gameAdds a new role â The Inq...uisitor â and expands play up to 10 playersAdds Allegiance mechanic for better play with more players read more
Adjectives, 2nd Edition is designed to help develop comprehension and expression of adjectives. Comprising 48 fully-updated colour... flash cards – typically shown with the adjective opposite in meaning where it exists – the cards assist with building pre-language concepts, practising the use of newly-learned skills, developing verbal comprehension and extending vocabulary. Developed with experienced Speech and Language Therapists, this second edition of our bestselling resource contains the concepts and vocabulary shown relate to common experiences, and have been selected for use with a range of ages, interests and abilities. This 2nd edition is a valuable intervention to support SLTs, SENCOs and teachers develop pupils' comprehension and expression of adjectives. The included instructions are available in nine languages - English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Janapese, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish. read more
Will they live to tell their tales? A lad with a troubled past makes new friends in a graveyard. A telepathic girl can read the to...rtured minds of her friends. A young lad will find out when he curiously climbs into a cemetery one dark night. A girl will know her fate when she befriends a group of Devil worshippers. These ten horror and fantasy stories, some gruesome, some exciting, all very readable, were written by the talented young author Sian Parker-Statham. All profits from the sale of Fatal Fortune will be donated to the Cystic Fibrosis Trust (cysticfibrosis.org.uk) Registered Charity Number 1079049. read more
Play mutant monsters, gigantic robots and other monstrous creatures, rampaging the city and vying for position as the one and only... King of Tokyo! Combine your dice to gather energy, heal your monster, or just slap the other monsters down! Spend your... read more
Adventures inspired by the best-selling Pokémon video games!All your favorite Pokémon game characters jump out of the screen into ...the pages of this action-packed manga! Red's Pokémon training journey is full of exciting challenges... Join Red as he competes with his rival Blue, travels through the dangerous Safari Zone, battles gym leaders for badges, and discovers the secret of a mysterious Eevee! And watch out for Team Rocket, Red... They're hunting you! read more
The Lumps Legend: Children around the world have been so good over the past few years; lumps of coal have built up at the North Po...le. Puzzled by what to do with the excess coal; Santa's elves decided to create an exciting new game that uses lumps of coal of all shapes and sizes. The game is so much fun, good little boys and girls, for the first time ever, are excited to get lumps of coal in their stocking! Lumps, the Elf Coal Game is the most addictive family dice game you'll ever play! The goal is to score the most points in three rolls by rolling pairs of the same number. Roll a pair of 3s, score 3 points...a pair of 10s scores 10 points. What makes the game unique is that it has four different types of dice and there are few high numbers. On each turn you have to make decisions on which dice to keep and re-roll. Do you play it safe and hold a pair of 4s, or chance it and try for a high pair? The endless possibilities make Lumps exciting and addictive. Great stocking stuffer! read more
An A to Z guide to the heroes of the Marvel Universe, from Ant-Man to Hulk to Wolverine, with everyone else in between! Meet the M...arvel Super Heroes will give detailed descriptions of everyone's favorite characters, including origins, powers, and secret identities. Full of trivia and fun facts on more than 100 heroes, this exciting book is sure to delight Marvel fans, young and old! read more
Assuming either the role of Athens, leading Democracy, or Sparta, leading Oligarchy, you must expand your Poleis League by bringin...g other neutral poleis to defend your cause through the use of diplomacy or force, lead your League in a reasonable manner and managing the resources at hand, and all while fighting against enemy hoplites! You may be remembered as a strategos with unlimited prestige or you may be condemned to Ostrakismos for your actions. It's up to you! read more
Zombies! 4: The End 2nd Edition Game: Age Range: 15 years and upStand alone expansion for the Zombies! board game100 plastic zombi...e dogs includedContents: 50 cards, 30 tiles, player pawns, dice and tokensDoes not require the Zombies! board game to play read more
Adventures inspired by the best-selling Pokémon video games!All your favorite Pokémon game characters jump out of the screen into ...the pages of this action-packed manga! Pokémon trainer Red has vanished... Trainer Yellow Caballero and Red's faithful Pikachu are off to rescue him. But it will take smarts, skills, and a lot of help from friends and other Pokémon to find and rescue Red! And watch out for the Elite Four, Yellow Caballero... Are you a strong enough Pokémon trainer to defeat all of them? read more
The Viking fortress Eketorp on the north side of the Baltic Sea island Land needs reinforcing against enemy attacks. The viking ch...iefs send out their men to bring back the necessary construction materials for the fort. But supplies are rare and battles must be fought to gain them. Even the most daring Vikings often return empty-handed and need to have their wounds attended to. Obtain the most valuable building blocks for your fort, protect your walls and make it to the end of the game as the viking chief with the strongest fortress.A fast-paced exciting game for all the family for 3 to 6 courageous Vikings. read more
Dominion: Intrigue 2nd Edition Expansion: Age range: 13 years and up2nd Edition features updated cards, artwork and streamlined ru...lesFor 2-4 players30 minute playing timeThis is an expansion, not a standalone game read more