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.
From pint-size furniture to decorations that double as playtime favorites, here are some of the best playroom ideas for toddlers
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.
Unlike a Christmas birthday, which can get easily overlooked during the holiday commotion, a Halloween birthday party is a special unicorn — much like your little princess, superhero or monster. And just like those peanut butter cups you're giving out to trick-or-treaters, Halloween and birthdays are "two great things that go great together!" No need to rack your brain for some far-out theme — costumes and candy are a given. But you can still flex your creativity and choose unique decorations, invitations and much more to make your kiddo's Halloween birthday party a howling success. Keep scrolling for some frightfully fun inspiration.
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.
Send your kids off to class in style this fall with the trendiest back-to-school clothes from Zappos. From Mamma Mia-inspired bell-sleeves to World Cup-approved casual wear, these latest looks will have them dressing to impress all year long.
Much like the still-hot onesie trend favored by bump-free fashionistas for the past few years, maternity rompers and jumpsuits are all the rage with the mother-to-be set as well. Casual, elegant, sporty and most importantly — comfortable! — these all-in-one outfits are nothing but versatile and especially easy to wear. Check out this collection of maternity one-piece jumpsuits; there's something chic for every mama at every phase of her pregnancy.
What's better than combining bath time and playtime? How about adding these bath toys in the mix. They make bathtime a breeze!
Create an enjoyable space for your kids to flush and brush with these décor essentials. Although a children's bathroom doesn't offer a huge amount of space, it can easily be spruced up by adding hints of color and character. Let the splashing begin with these bath essentials.
The diaper bag. It is a necessary part of parenthood, from baby's first few days in this world well into what may be their toddler years. It can seem daunting at first to try and determine what defines "must-have" versus "meh, maybe not" on-the-go gear. That's why we've rounded up our favorite diaper bag essentials, from a few ideas as to what to pack in a diaper bag for the hospital to what might even be a bit of a "bonus" for mom and dad. Speaking of, not much differs when it comes to diaper bag essentials for dad or mom, but guys on the go may appreciate a diaper bag backpack or duffle of their very own. You know, to avoid potential paisley prints or darling designs perhaps less desired by some dudes.
Excerpt from Rosemary and RueIt be a Show, I'll wager, shrilled Free love Hussey. Take me to it, Ben, and give me a shilling for a... riband to make myself smart.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
Little Dragon sees his Daddy Dragon blow a huge fire. Amazed, he wants to learn how to breathe fire too. But it’s more difficult t...han he thought! Will Little Dragon listen to Daddy Dragon’s advice and keep trying until he is successful? Or will he give up because it is such hard work? A children's picture book about resilience and perseverance read more
In the busy streets of Shanghai, three young people hide from a group of determined hunters who are searching for anyone born with... dragon blood. The friends must work to hide their identities. Their greatest strengths could betray them, and turn them into prisoners forever. read more
A delightful collection of Aesop's Fables densely illustrated in black and white and colour plates by the humorous and delightful ...drawings of Nora Fry. Pook Press celebrates the great Golden Age of Illustration in children's literature. Many of the earliest children's books, particularly those dating back to the 1850s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. Pook Press are working to republish these classic works in high quality, colour editions, using the original text and artwork so these works can delight another generation of children. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo's sister, Thea, is invited to teach a journalism class at a college on Mouse Islan...d. When a student disappears, it's up to Thea and five of her students to find out what happened. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. While the Thea Sisters are on a tropical vacation in the Bahamas, they stumble upon an old ...pirate map! It's related to a local legend. Could it lead to treasure?! The five mice venture onto the sparkling Caribbean Sea to follow the map... but someone else is trying to find the treasure first. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. I, Geronimo Stilton, was off to the wildest part of Brazil -- the Amazon jungle! I ended up... on a hunt for an rare crystal treasure, which was stolen from a native tribe in the heart of the forest. I'd encounter alligators, snakes, piranhas, and other dangers on my way. Holey cheese! What an adventure!. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When Benjamin invited me to Career Day at his school, things did not turn out the way I exp...ected. I caused a volcanic explosion, got tangled in the tunnel slide on the playground, and accidentally let the class's pet gecko out of its cage! read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The Thea Sisters go to Australia to solve a mystery. A flock of sheep at Nicky's family's r...anch is losing all its wool! Maybe the cure lies in an Aboriginal medicine containing a strange root. The mouselings set off on a journey to find out. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Outrageous daredevil Bruce Hyena is back, and he's convinced Geronimo to accompany him on a...nother totally extreme adventure-a climb to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa! Will Geronimo discover the secret to making it to the summit? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When Geronimo agrees to be a caddie for his grandfather in a golf tournament, he and Specia...l Agent OOK team up to prevent the theft of the Super Mouse Cup. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo Stiltonix and the spacemice are visiting a planet where the most delicious wild mo...zzarella grows. Yum! But there's an attack of the slurp monster -- a scary alien who also loves mozzarella! Can the spacemice restore harmony between the monster and the other aliens of the planet without getting slurped up themselves? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Halloween is just a few days away when all of the pumpkins in Mouse City disappear! There's... a thief on the loose, and the thief wants to stop Halloween. Will Geronimo and his detective friend Hercule Poirat be able to save Halloween? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo has always been a 'fraidy mouse, and his super-sporty friend Bruce Hyena decides t...hat he needs to help Geronimo learn to keep calm in extreme situations. Will Geronimo prove that he truly is a super mouse? read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Geronimo's sister Thea convinces him to help her find a haunted pirate treasure buried on a... desert island, even thought he hates travel and ghosts. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Loving to fix all kinds of cars but especially loving hip-hopping, dip-dropping lowriders, ...friends Lupe Impala, El Chavo Flapjack and Elirio Malaria compete in a ""best car"" contest in hopes of winning enough money to open their own shop, in a story complemented by a Spanish-English glossary. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Hoping to become famous, sixth-graders Josh and Lloyd write a blog inviting extraterrestria...ls to Earth, but soon realize they have made a very big mistake. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Bismark the Buffalo is grumpy and unlovable until his friends teach him how to laugh and sh...ow him that wearing colorful underwear can be great fun. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Matilda applies her untapped mental powers to rid the school of the evil, child-hating head...mistress, Miss Trunchbull, and restore her nice teacher, Miss Honey, to financial security. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. What do you get when you combine a word and a number? A wumber! Paying tribute to William S...teig's C D B!, book cre8ors Amy Krouse Rosenthal and Tom Lichtenheld have wri10 and illustr8ed this s2pendous book that is perfect 4 readers in kindergar10 and up. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Meggie's father, Mo, reads aloud from Inkheart and an evil ruler,Capricorn, escapes the bou...ndaries of fiction and lands in the middle of their living room. Suddenly, Meggie is in the middle of the kind of adventure she has only read about in books. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A violent event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda's freshman y...ear in high school. Unable to discuss her trauma with anyone, Melinda sinks further into depression and becomes selectively mute. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. A proud but decrepit lion learns a lesson about friendship from the vultures he despises.
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Poppleton the pig makes a friend, reads a library book about adventure, and helps a sick fr...iend get better. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Animalia is a vast puzzle, built with entrancing pictures that unfold into layers and layer...s of objects--all matched to each page's corresponding letter. read more
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The adventures of various nursery rhyme and fairy tale characters are retold in backward se...quence with each tale interrelated to the other. Includes Goldilocks, Jack and the beanstalk, Jack and Jill, the frog prince, Cinderella, and the gingerbread man. read more