Raven in the City (Raven's Orchard)
This imaginative narrative accompanies the HABA game Orchard. The story expands on the concepts of the game and the theme of plants while following the character Raven on his first foray into the city. Readers will learn about the challenges faced by animals in a city setting, including finding food and interacting with humans. Charming illustrations enhance the text. This books accessible language and relevant subject matter make it perfect for developing readers. the text. This books accessible language and relevant subject matter make it perfect for developing readers. Basic counting is incorporated throughout the narrative, as are lessons about communicating with others.… read more
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Declutter the playroom or living room with our favorite modern toy boxes that can store it all.
Modern design is all about practicing the less-is-more approach. If you're able to resist the many cute toys, accessories and decorations available today, you'll reap the rewards of a long-lasting nursery that's comfortable, practical and beautiful. Prioritize the 10 essentials below to build a foundation for a modern sanctuary for your little one.
Turn the organized chaos that is your child's playroom into a serene spot of tidiness with systematic shelving to ease your days. Though we may not be able to control how the play area will look post-nap time, we can ensure we have a toy organizer (or two!) to hold the goods once bedtime rolls around.
Give them the best snow day ever with winter weather toys that spark their creativity, equip them for snow battles, and captivate their imaginations.
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
The trollkin and their shaman have come to a village by the sea, stormed its walls, and taken all the villagers as slaves and prop...erty. They have eaten their way through the saltfish, devoured the herd of sheep, and might be planning to eat the PCs next. Then, one escaped villager begs strangers on the road for help. And gives them the chance to shine as true heroes striking down raiders of pure evil."The Raven's Call" is an introductory adventure that brings mythic power and a true rescue story for starting 1st-level characters in the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, and introduces locales and NPCs that players will never forget. It offers new monsters and new magic in the unique style of Wolfgang Baur, one of the leading roleplaying game adventure designers. Includes full stats for a new PC race, the trollkin. read more
Born in Birmingham to a working-class family, Arthur Henry Ward initially pursued a career as a civil servant before concentrating... on writing full-time. He worked as a poet, songwriter and comedy sketch writer for music hall performers before creating the read more
One morning at the palace, Jasmine overhears a surprising conversation. A servant claims that there is no fruit to be found in all... of Agrabah Jasmine heads to the market to figure out what has happened. When a trail of beautiful amethysts leads her to the royal orchards, she discovers that all the fruit and water have been turned into sparkling, shimmering jewels At first it seems a beautiful sight, but with no fruit to eat or water to drink, the people of Agrabah can't survive. Jasmine and Aladdin must figure out how to reverse the spell that has been cast upon the orchards before it's too late read more
Mr. Tiffin and his students from the perenially popular "How Many Seeds in a Pumpkin?" are back in this picture book about a schoo...l trip to an apple orchard In this playful, humorous, and child-friendly classroom story, the students learn a lot about read more
Edgar Allan Poe's 'The Raven' delves into the hidden horrors of the human psyche. Originally published in 1845, this gothic poem i...s narrated by a melancholy scholar who is lamenting Lenore, a woman he loved and lost. read more
Eleven-year-old Gabriel, with the help of the young raven Paladin, which whom he has a magical bond, travels to the foreboding lan...d of Aviopolis, where he must face challenges and unanswerable riddles to rescue his long-missing father. read more
Visions in Poetry is an exciting and unique series of classic poems illustrated by outstanding contemporary artists in stunning ha...rdcover editions. The fifth book in the series, Edgar Allan Poe's? The Raven, ? delves into the hidden horrors of the human ps read more
Author: Fuqua, J. ScottBook Type: JFLanguage: ENGLISHPublish Date: 2013/03/04Publisher Name: Atlasbooks Dist Serv
Library Binding, Av2 Storytime, 2015, ISBN13 9781489639110, ISBN10 148963911X
On the rooftops of New York City, there lives a girl. A girl who hasn't been able to show her face for eight years. A girl who was... framed by the most wanted criminal in the world, the Raven. There is only one difference between the girl and the Raven. The read more
A collection of the best of Aesops Fables. Every tale is told in michael's magically lyrical and humerous style, and illustrated w...ith Emma Chichester Clarke's exquisitely playful and distinctive artwork. Ages 5+. read more
Paperback, Simon & Schuster, 2013, ISBN13 9780689857355, ISBN10 0689857357
An all-new series from the masterful, #1 New York Times bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater "There are only two reasons a non-see...r would see a spirit on St. Mark's Eve," Neeve said. "Either you're his true love. or you killed him." It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk past. Blue herself never sees them-not until this year, when a boy emerges from the dark and speaks directly to her. His name is Gansey, and Blue soon discovers that he is a rich student at Aglionby, the local private school. Blue has a policy of staying away from Aglionby boys. Known as Raven Boys, they can only mean trouble. But Blue is drawn to Gansey, in a way she can't entirely explain. He has it all-family money, good looks, devoted friends-but he's looking for much more than that. He is on a quest that has encompassed three other Raven Boys: read more
In a bungled attempt to kidnap an ambassador's son, four revolutionaries make hostages of a hundred children rehearsing an opera.
When Morrighan, the supreme ruler of the faeries, awakens, Maddy and her cousins must use all their power and knowledge to prevent... the war in the faerie world from destroying the human realm. read more