This school year will be even more incredible than the last with the help of the Incredibles 2 gang. From backpacks to lunch time all of your back to school essentials are covered.
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.
Spring break gets the wheels turning for creative ways to improve the backyard before summer. How can we maximize our time outside this year? Houzz has 10 ideas for turning your yard into the neighborhood hangout.
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.
We all face the same post-holiday predicament. What are we going to do with those heaping piles of new stuff? The answer is in a New Year refresh we're all motivated to participate in. Enlist the kids' help in cleanup time with these savvy storage products from Houzz.
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.
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.
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.
No one wants to have to put together a nursery after the baby is born. Make your newborn feel right at home by preparing baby's first nursery ahead of time. As a mommy-to-be, you have many things on your mind. Have no fear; we're here to help ensure you don't overlook certain products that should be on the nursery checklist. These 10 nursery essentials from Houzz are about to make your life with a little one a whole lot easier just by adding them to your baby's room.
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.
Becoming a mother for the first time can be a bit overwhelming. Thankfully, with the right tools, you can make the experience a lot less stressful for the new mom on your list.
Just Puzzling! Crosswords & Word Searches is a fun and educational way to entertain your child anywhere he or she may go! This col...orful activity book will provide your child with hours of entertainment and skill-building practiceISBN13: 9781609969776Publisher: Brighter ChildPublication Year: 2012Format: PaperbackPages: 96 read more
This Cozmo book helps children identify the parts of a computer and understand computer functions. The book utilizes characters (C...ozmo and friends) and rhymes to empower children to have fun while learning about computers. First, Cozmo introduces children to his friends who are computer part characters. Then, Cozmo raps an explanation of what each of the computer characters can do. Learning about computer parts has never been so fun read more
As her seventeenth birthday approaches, half-mermaid Tempest Maguire will have to make a decision. Stay on land? Or give herself t...o the ocean? The pull of the water becomes as insistent as her attraction to Kona, a gorgeous surfer whose uncanny abilities hint at an otherworldly identity as well. And when Tempest does finally give in to the water's temptation, she finds that a larger destiny awaits her-and that the entire ocean's future hangs in the balance. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Webbing, is the first part of our three-part Note Taking series.
Simple Paragraphs is the first part of our three-part expository writing series. In this workbook, students learn how to brainstor...m, write, and self-check simple paragraphs using a systematic approach. Students learn how to organize and develop these simple paragraphs, which are composed of a topic sentence, three detail sentences, and a conclusion sentence. They are taught how to write example, process, reason, and compare/contrast simple paragraphs in an organized format. Students learn to self-check their paragraphs for Capitalization, Organization, Punctuation, and Spelling (COPS). read more
In this multi-sensory workbook, students learn how to express their thoughts in the form of well-written sentences. They first lea...rn to differentiate between a complete and incomplete thought. Then they learn the parts of a sentence and different types of sentences, as well as how to expand sentences and write compound sentences. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Highlighting II, is the second part of our three-part highlighting series. This workbook helps stude...nts build reading comprehension and active reading skills using passages with basic text. This workbook begins at the pictorial level and proceeds to passages with basic text, teaching students how to find and highlight the topic, main idea, and important details of various passages. read more
Test Taking teaches students fundamental skills for effective test-taking. Students learn specific strategies for taking True/Fals...e, Multiple Choice, and Essay Tests. As students progress through school, tests become increasingly complex and lengthy. Learning specific techniques for how to answer different types of test questions will strengthen both their independent study skills and self-confidence in these skills. Students will feel more comfortable and at-ease with the varying types of test that they will inevitable encounter. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Highlighting III, is the third part of our three-part highlighting series. This workbook helps stude...nts build reading comprehension and active reading skills using passages with increasing levels of text. This workbook begins with basic passages and proceeds gradually to passages with more advanced text. This workbook also introduces paraphrasing and summarizing, and gives students ample practice developing these skills. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Executive Functioning, helps students build their executive functioning skills, including time manag...ement, following multi-step directions, managing their homework, and improving their organization. With this workbook, students will complete a series of practice exercises to build their fundamental executive functioning skills and will learn to tackle academic tasks in an organized, more efficient manner. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Highlighting I, is the first part of our three-part highlighting series. The workbook is designed to... build reading comprehension and active reading skills. Students learn to identify three important elements when reading: the topic, main idea, and important details. This workbook focuses on the pictorial level, teaching students how to find and highlight the topic, main idea, and important details so that they can later identify these elements in varying levels of text. read more
As students progress through school, the auditory processing demands increase, as they are required to listen and process informat...ion, take notes, and then apply that information on quizzes and exams. In this workbook, students learn research-based strategies for developing their auditory processing skills. In the first part of this multi-sensory program, students learn a strategy for listening to passages and identifying the topic, main idea, and important details. In the second part of this program, students learn to create pictures in their minds and visualize information that they hear. This visualization process will help them develop listening, comprehension, and auditory processing skills. read more
The Strategies for Study Success Teacher s Manual gives teachers guidelines for how to teach and implement the strategies in the e...ntire workbook series. Answers to all questions from the books are provided. read more
Extended Paragraphs is the second part of our three-part expository writing series. In this workbook, students learn how to brains...torm, write, and self-check extended paragraphs using a systematic approach. Students learn how to extend their simple paragraph into an extended paragraph, containing nine additional supporting details. They are taught how to write example, process, reason, and compare/contrast extended paragraphs in an organized format. Students learn to self-check their paragraphs for Capitalization, Organization, Punctuation, and Spelling (COPS). read more
Strategies for Study Success, Written Responses, is the latest addition to the writing series. This workbook presents passages on ...controversial topics, such as school uniforms, legal age requirements, and immigration. Students are asked to read each passage, form an opinion on the topic, and then answer a written response question in the form of a five paragraph essay. This book builds writing, reading comprehension, and critical thinking skills. read more
Visualizing Text helps students build reading comprehension and critical thinking skills. Learning to visualize text is an importa...nt study skills strategy for academic success. Many students with strong reading comprehension sills automatically visualize as they read. Most students, however, need this strategy systematically taught to them. By practicing the step-by-step, picture-by-picture exercises in this workbook, students learn how to visualize and process information that they read and hear. read more
Summarizing II is the second part of our two-part summarizing series. The exercises in this book follow the same structure as the ...exercises in Summarizing I, using passages at a more advanced level. Students learn to summarize more advanced text and edit these summaries for missing information. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Highlighting V, is the most advanced level of the highlighting series. This workbook teaches student...s how to identify and highlight the topic, main idea, and important details of advanced passages at the middle-high school level. Students also learn to write effective written responses in essay format after each passage. This book builds reading comprehension, active reading, and test taking skills. read more
Strategies for Study Success, Executive Functioning II, helps students build their executive functioning skills, including time ma...nagement, following multi-step directions, managing their homework, and improving their organization. With this workbook, students will complete a series of practice exercises to build their fundamental executive functioning skills and will learn to tackle academic tasks in an organized, more efficient manner. read more
Summarizing I is the first part of our two-part summarizing series. This workbook is designed to build reading comprehension, atte...ntion-to-detail, and listening skills. The exercises in this book teach students how to summarize text and edit these summaries for missing information. With enough repetition of the exercises in this book, students should gain automaticity in their attention-to-detail and paraphrasing skills. read more
Five Paragraph Essays is the third part of our three-part expository writing series. In this workbook, students learn how to brain...storm, write, and self-check five paragraph essays. Students learn how to develop well-organized essays using a step-by-step, systematic approach. They are given extensive practice structuring each part of the essay, including the introduction paragraph (composed of the Opening, Lead-in, and Thesis Statement), three body paragraphs, and the conclusion paragraph. Students learn to self-check their essays for Capitalization, Tense, Organization, Punctuation, and Spelling (CTOPS). By the end of this book, students should develop mastery in organizing and developing well-written five paragraph essays. read more
Column-Style Note Taking is the second part of our three-part Note Taking series.
Strategies for Study Success, Column-Style Note Taking II teaches students how to create column-style diagrams for in-class and in...dependent note taking, using higher level passages. Students are taught to identify and highlight the topic, main ideas, and important details of higher level, high interest passages, then transfer that information into column-style note taking diagrams. read more
SMART STRATEGIES FOR INVESTING WISELY AND SUCCESSFULLY
Library Binding, Rosen Classroom, 2014, ISBN13 9781477776186, ISBN10 1477776184