5 years & up. Mesmerize children for hours on end with this unique, feel-good play foam by Educational Insights. This super soft, fluffy stuff is fun to squish, mix, and more. Watch as it sticks together under pressure and magically expands and moves apart when the pressure is released. Place it in a tube or jar, flip it upside down, and watch as it crawls and trickles down to the bottom. Great for enhancing sensory development skills, creative play, and more. Pluffle never dries out and is… More »
These clear latching boxes are perfect for storing a variety of smaller items and stacks to utilize space. The clear lid and base allow contents to be seen from any angle. Tight-clasping, tinted latches hold the lid to the base so that contents remain securely contained. Small Clip Box: 2 2/3"H x 6 5/8"W x 11"L. Letter Size Clip Box: 3 1/4"H x 11"W x 14"L. Manipulative Clip Box: 5 3/5"H x 6 3/8"W x 11"L. Latch color may vary.
3 years & up. Excellent and fun way to introduce early math skills. Each game has its own unique challenges, whether it is working on problem solving skills, memory, counting and number recognition, there is something for every child's level. The puzzle games include 20-30 self-correcting cards in different levels of play.
The convenience of having first aid supplies at your side. The fanny pack includes 10 alcohol pads, 16 - 1"x3" bandages, 2 pair of latex gloves, 10 sting relief pads, 6 - 2" x 3" elbow/knee bandages, instant cold pack and first aid guide. Great for field trips and outdoor playgrounds. Made in the USA.
Long lasting power for all electronic devices you use the most! Duracell® batteries are long lasting and dependable even after 7 years of storage. Last up to ten times longer than zinc-carbon batteries in power demanding applications. Long service life at a high drain discharge, operates in temperatures in extremes of -4 degrees F to 129 degrees F. Date coded to ensure freshness, no added mercury. Great for use in: Motion Sensors, Testing Equipment, Remote controls, Flashlights, Calculators,… More »
What are the components of high-quality after-school care for children ages 5-12? How can we evaluate these programs? These are the challenges facing caregivers, schools, agencies, and parents as after-school programs proliferate. The School-Age Care Environment Rating Scale®, Updated Edition provides an easy-to-use resource for defining and assessing the quality of both public and private programs caring for school-age children during out-of-school time. This updated, spiral-bound edition is… More »
A teacher interacts with the children all day long. It's how the warm and responsive relationships in which young children learn best are built. But interactions in which teachers intentionally promote learning can be few and far between. A "Powerful Interaction" may last only a few minutes, but in that time the teacher tunes out any distractions, tunes into the child, and then presents a learning experience tailored to that child at that moment. This book with guild you through three… More »
Many Languages, One Classroom applies the latest information about best practices to all aspects of a preschool program. Designed to fit any preschool curriculum, this book addresses state standards and benchmarks of standard quality programming. Organized by interest areas and times of the day, you'll find everything you need to help English language learners during dramatic play, outdoor play, reading, science, blocks, and circle time. Each chapter is broken down into several sections: the environment,… More »
Grades 1 - 2. A great learn-to-write series based on the Sky to Ground™ concept for handwriting. Bold graphics and color coded lines in blue, green, and red allow children to quickly understand the concepts of lines and space. Large space for illustrations with 5/8" spacing. 8 1/2" x 11". 360 sheets.
This book contains hundreds of up-to-date service projects and ideas presented in an engaging, kid-friendly format and it has something for everyone who wants to make a difference. Features and benefits include: over 500 service learning project ideas -- from simple to large scale, the "Ten Steps to Successful Service Projects", a new sections on Internet use and school service learning requirements, step-by-step instructions for creating flyers, petitions, press releases, and more. The… More »
"Lead the Way" provides short, self-guided overviews that both aspiring and practicing after school professionals need to thrive in their roles. The 24 fundamental insights and strategies can be used as professional development topics with after school program staff, laying the foundation for the program to recruit, retain, and grown effective leaders. Paperback. 120 pages.
Grades 3 & up. World-changing events unfold before your eyes in these amazing tales of inventions and discovery. See these captivating stories come to life with vivid illustrations and easy-to-read text. An additional information section provides key facts and further understanding. Reading level 3-4. Interest level 3-9.
This bin and lid set can protect and organize manipulatives easily and store student files. Perfect size for classroom storage solutions. The lid fits snug and allows the bins to stack. Measures 5"H x 13"L x 10 1/2"W.
A great learn-to-write series based on the Sky to Ground™ concept for handwriting. Bold graphics and color coded lines in blue, green, and red allow children to quickly understand the concepts of lines and space. Large space for illustrations with 1" spacing. 8 1/2" x 11". 360 sheets.