Brother Bear gets into a box. Papa Bear turns the box upside down, takes it outside, and puts it on a truck. The simple art and rhyming text make this a perfect choice for teaching spatial concepts.
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.
Talk about a throwback! These classic toys truly stand the test of time while managing to still capture active minds and imaginations. Check out our roundup of retro toys that easily compete in today's digital age without all of the bells and whistles. Parents, get ready to revisit your childhood and reminisce about fun games and activities that not only never grow old but make you want to be a kid again. Check out some of our perennial favorites you can find at Walmart, Amazon and Target now.
As every parent knows, there's no such thing as a toddler who doesn't love splashing their little hands in water. With sunny, warm weather right around the corner, activity-filled water tables are a wonderful way to keep your tot entertained with super cool features that are far from watered down fun and full of benefits for your babe, including strengthening problem-solving and creative-thinking skills while encouraging creative play. We've rounded up our top picks of water tables guaranteed to be a splash hit with the kids.
Your little baby isn't a baby anymore! Make sure you're prepared for the toddler years with gear and toys you didn't realize you needed for children aged one to three.
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.
Whether your kid is trying to master the art of comedy or just needs a break from the electronics, a joke book can be a great way to get them reading. Reading jokes books can help your kids build vocabulary, improve social skills and develop problem-solving skills by figuring out silly riddles. Check out these cool, clean and kid-approved joke books from retailers like Amazon, Barnes & Noble and Walmart.
Hooray for snow days! That brisk chill in the air signals that it's time to bundle up the kids in warm winter gear and get outdoors for some cool family fun and winter activities. Way better than riding in a one-horse open sleigh, soaring downhill on the slickest sledding equipment is guaranteed to be a blast! Easy to pack for a trip to the park, our top picks of sleds, saucers, tubes, and toboggans are great for gliding through the season. Be sure to have helmets handy to keep the little ones safe, and enjoy the ride!
Whether you want to read along with your child or gift it to a kid who's too shy to ask questions, books can be a great resource for teaching children about their changing bodies, relationships and emotions. From sexual education and child development experts, real parents and the help of real children, these are the best books about sexuality and the human body for children of all ages, from retailers like Amazon, Target and Walmart.
The only thing that comes close to competing with grandma's kisses or big bear hugs from grandpa is still being small enough to climb into their laps for a cuddle and a story. This selection of sweet picture books available on Amazon celebrates the special bond between grandparents and their grandchildren by teaching little ones just how much they are loved. Below, our favorite books for grandparents to read to their grandchildren.
Create gorgeous geometric art with Klutz's meticulously-designed gears and book of draw-right-on-'em pages. Translucent gears and ...rubber feet on the frame were engineered for maximum ease of use. Updated project ideas and a six-color quick-switch pen inspire stunning rainbow-bright spirals. Now packaged with tons of workspace and storage - perfectly sized for a zillion and one spirals. read more
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pag...es, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book. read more
Hands-On Science Units Combined with Reading Strategy Instruction Do you find it difficult to squeeze a science lesson into your t...eaching day? Does your students level of comprehension decline when they read nonfiction text? This set of resources will extend the time you have in your teaching day by integrating science with reading instruction. Each grade-level book includes 12 units with a nonfiction science story; prereading, during reading, and postreading strategies; and a fun, hands-on science experiment. Each all-inclusive resource will help students continue learning to read while reading to learn. Great for ESL/ELL! read more
Alexandra is a quiet sensitive girl witha big heart. When her best friend experiences a sudden loss, she finds a way to use her ve...ry own gifts to save the day! read more
Brother Bear is hiding in a box that Papa Bear picks up, turns over, takes outside and puts on the truck. Perfect for teaching bab...ies and toddlers spatial concepts. Full color. read more
Illus. in full color. A bear explores a carton on a truck and gets carried away. By the time he has returned, the reader will be e...xposed to the concepts of "inside, outside, upside down." read more
In The Berenstain Bears Valentine Blessings hockey-playing Brother Bear finds himself in a new situation … he has a secret admirer...! When Sister sees the Valentine card from Sweetie Bear, she cannot resist teasing Brother. But Papa steps in to save the day, reminding the cubs that all love comes from God who has a plan for each of us. read more
When Sister Bear starts to play with a new friend, Lizzy feels jealous. The Berenstain Bears Faithful Friends teaches that new fri...ends are fun to have and old friends are great to keep. read more
Should Sister Bear ignore the new girl at school just because her friends do? The Berenstain Bears and the Golden Rule shows child...ren how choosing to be kind may not always be the easy choice. But it is always the right one. read more
Finding the perfect Christmas tree is very important for Papa Bear and the cubs. But while hunting for that one special tree, the ...family meets up with other animals that live in them. Papa, Brother, and Sister realize that the trees are perfect homes for the animals and show kindness and love for their fellow Bear Country friends by not cutting them down. The animals from the forest work together to thank the Bear Family in a wonderful and unique way. read more
With help from Mama and Papa (who get a little advice from Grizzly Gran), Sister Bear learns to stop her nervous nail biting befor...e it turns into a badhabit. read more
In The Berenstain Bears Say Their Prayers, Brother Bear discovers that God answers every prayer—in his own way and time. Children ...will learn, along with Brother Bear, that praying isn’t just for bedtime. read more
Sister Bear watches Dr. Bearson fill Brother Bear's small cavity. Then it'sher turn in the chair to have a dangling baby tooth rem...oved. An entertainingstory for preschoolers of a cheerful and informative visit to a dentist. read more
Brother Bear loves everything to do with model airplanes, whether it’s building, fixing, or flying them. But when he shares one of... his prized planes with a younger cub will his kindness be returned? read more
2 classic Berenstain Bears school stories in 1 book!Head off to school with two bestselling Berenstain Bears stories in one book! ...Featuring The Berenstain Bears Go to School and The Berenstain Bears' Report Card Trouble, this full-color storybook is the perfect back-to-school addition to your Berenstain Bears collection.Go to SchoolSister is nervous about starting school, so Mama takes her to meet the teacher. Finally, she's eager to go with Brother on the first day to begin her school adventure.Report Card TroubleBrother's involvement in school sports causes his grades to drop. After they ground him, Mama and Papa realize that supervising and supporting him is a far more constructive strategy. read more
Most of the Bear’s neighbors are like the Bear family- they keep their homes neat and clean. Except for the Bogg Brothers who live... in a run-down shack. In The Berenstain Bears Love Their Neighbors children learn that being a good neighbor takes more than keeping a nice home. read more
Talking about others makes Sister feel like she is special, even if what is said might not be true. But when rumors are spread abo...ut her, Sister begins to understand just how hurtful gossip can be. read more
Illus. in full color. "This brightly illustrated story tells of ayoungster's happy acceptance of a new addition to the family and ...how Mama andPapa Bear assist him with the adjustment."-- "Booklist. " read more
The Berenstain Bears Living Lights, series continues to attract young readers through creative and engaging stories that not only ...entertain but teach values and life lessons. Now, five of the series’ favorite titles are available in a great new hardcover. This Berenstain Bears Living Lights treasury called Friendship Blessings Collection is sure to be a popular choice for Berenstain Bears fans.This collection includes:The Perfect Fishing SpotReap the HarvestFaithful FriendsKindness CountsGod Made You Special read more
This is the story of the Bear family's move to their now-famous tree housein Bear Country. Would Brother Bear like it? Would he fi...nd new friends? Hewasn't sure until he got there. read more
"The room shared by Brother and Sister is a mess because the cubs argue overwho should neaten up instead of working together. Sure... to make toddlers smilewhile they absorb an implied lesson."-- "Publishers Weekly." read more
It’s back-to-school time in Bear Country! After the long and lazy summer, it’s time for school. Brother and Sister are ready to se...e their friends and get busy with all of the things they enjoy about school—but are nervous about the more challenging subjects like math and history. And Honey Bear will be going to nursery school for the first time—but how will she handle not being home with Mama and Papa all day?In this new Berenstain Bear Living Lights book, Mama and Papa Bear remind their cubs that prayer and God’s love are always there to guide them and that they will support them no matter what the challenge. read more
Too-Tall Grizzly and his gang dare Brother to steal a watermelon from FarmerBen's patch, and when the gang runs away, Brother is c...aught. Fortunately, Farmer Ben is a good neighbor, and offers Brother advice about standing up forwhat is right. read more
Brother and Sister Bear wonder if they can be as brave as David when he fought Goliath. They find out when they face Too-Tall Griz...zly and his gang. In The Berenstain Bears and the Gift of Courage, the cubs learn where real courage comes from. read more
"Though Grizzly Bob's Day Camp looks exciting, Brother and Sister Bear areapprehensive. But after spending a few days trying thing...s out, they discoverthey can have fun."-- "The Reading Teacher." read more
Brother and Sister worry about spending a week at Gran and Gramp's house. Bythe end of the visit they've learned a lot from their ...lively grandparents--andthe older bears have discovered how wonderful it is to "be" grandparents. read more