Ten great animal stories are presented at a pace perfect for storytime. Each story is retold in a short but continuous narrative, with quick and quirky illustrations adding to the momentum. Large text and carefully selected vocabulary make these an easy start for early readers, while speech bubbles and the quirky illustrations along with onomatopoeic sound effects add to the fun.
Back-to-school shopping is fun with these outfit ideas that parents and kids will love. These outfits will show off their personality and give them the confidence to tackle the upcoming school year.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Between the swollen ankles and that growing belly, pregnancy is no joke! Don't limit yourself to restricting pants and try these comfy maternity leggings instead.
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.
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.
As you anxiously await the arrival of your little one, satisfy your nesting need by designing a warm and welcoming nursery for your baby to call home. Boasting with soft colors and modern designs, you're sure to have a room cozy enough for some sweet cuddle time.
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.
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'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.
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.
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
Ideal for reading aloud at bedtime, these favorite Bible talesincluding In the Beginning, Noah and the Flood, Moses and the Deep W...ater, Jonah and the Wale, Daniel and the Lions, Baby Jesus, The Lost Sheep, The Good Samaritan, Jairus and His Daughter, and The Two Buildersare each retold in an exciting narrative form. Large text and carefully selected vocabulary make these an easy start for early readers, whilespeech bubbles and quirky illustrations along with onomatopoeic sound effects add to the fun." read more
Marvel Super Heroes are quite busy saving the day from battling crooks and robbers to evil alien invaders, mutants, and super vill...ains! Each of these twelve stories is the perfect length for reading aloud in about five minutes, making them perfect for jam-packed days. This treasury stars all your favorite Marvel Super Heroes-including Spider-Man and Iron Man-and features a padded cover, and action packed full-page and spot illustrations. Now the Super Heroes's adventures are the way to go before bedtime, on the go, or any moment! read more
Earth's Mightiest Heroes are quite busy saving the day from battling crooks and robbers to evil alien invaders and super villains!... Each of these twelve stories is the perfect length for reading aloud in about five minutes, making great quick reads. This treasury stars old favorites (such as Captain America and Iron Man) as well as new Avengers (Falcon and Vision). With a padded cover, and action-packed full-page and spot illustrations, Super Heroes's adventures are the way to go before bedtime, on the go, or any time of day! read more
The Lion Book Of Two-Minute Bedtime Stories
Paperback, Natl Book Network, 2013, ISBN13 9781843229773, ISBN10 1843229773
Princesses are often royally busy, but they always have time to help a lost puppy, invite a new friend to tea, or even cheer up a ...little dragon! Each of these twelve stories is the perfect length for reading aloud in about five minutes, making them perfect for jam-packed daysISBN13: 9781423146575Publisher: Disney PressPublication Year: 2011Format: HardcoverPages: 192 read more
Peanuts 5-minute Stories
Blast off into hyperspace with these eleven action-packed Star Wars tales! Jedi Master Yoda has a lightsaber showdown with the dre...aded Count Dooku; Luke Skywalker and the Rebels race against time to destroy the Death Star; and the brave Rey makes a new friend when she meets the droid BB-8. Each of these stories is the ideal length for reading aloud in five minutes--perfect for galactic adventures at lightspeed. read more
New York's favorite spider Super Hero is back to battle his biggest villains yet! Each of these twelve stories is the perfect leng...th for reading aloud in about five minutes, making great quick reads. This treasury not only contains old favorites, such as Peter Parker's origin story, but also new friends like Miles Morales. With action-packed full-page and spot illustrations, Spider-Man's 5-minute Stories are perfect before bedtime, on the go, or any time of day! read more
Marvel Super Heroes are quite busy saving the day from battling crooks and robbers to evil alien invaders, mutants, and super vill...ains! Each of these twelve stories is the perfect length for reading aloud in about five minutes, making them perfect for jam-packed daysISBN13: 9781423167228Publisher: Marvel PressPublication Year: 2012Format: HardcoverPages: 192 read more
Two fantastic animal tales, brought together in one volume for the first timeThe Quick Brown Fox Cub: Frisk the fox is a curious c...ub who just loves exploring! What will he discover when he follows Jenny to school one day?The Wrong Kind of Bark: Finlay's a real dreamer, and he's always getting things wrong. So when he brings his puppy into class, it looks like he's heading for big trouble! read more
At the heart of these five tales are pretty, playful, and powerful ponies! Trot along with a foal desperate for adventure, a brave... hero who saves the day, a showoff who learns to be a team-player, a complainer who has a change of attitude, and a scared steed who faces her fears. A perfect collection for an enjoyable story-time. read more
Cars 5-minute Racing Stories
In this treasury of 12 stories, your favorite Marvel Super Hero, the Amazing Spider-Man, faces off against some of his most powerf...ul foes, including the Green Goblin, Doctor Octopus, the Lizard and othersISBN13: 9781423177869Publisher: Marvel PressPublication Year: 2013Format: HardcoverPages: 192 read more
The girls are in charge in this full-to-the-brim collection featuring ten stories that can each be read aloud in five minutes flat...ISBN13: 9780544339255Publisher: Hmh Books for Young ReadersPublication Year: 2015Format: HardcoverPages: 224 read more
Complemented by a ribbon bookmark, a treasury of 12 popular Bible stories, including the stories of the Garden of Eden, Noah's Ark... and the Nativity, are retold in age-appropriate condensed text and complemented by colorful illustrations. read more
Both boys and girls will love to snuggle up for twelve enchanting adventures, featuring favorite Disney and Disney/Pixar character...s from Monsters, IncISBN13: 9781423167655Publisher: Disney PressPublication Year: 2013Format: HardcoverPages: 188 read more