In big book format, join Greta, Signing Sam, and all the Critter Corner Friends as they learn to be grateful (agradecido) for the simple things in life. This beautifully illustrated book includes words to say in English and Spanish, as well as an illustrated guide to teach students selected ASL vocabulary. Also features the words and music for Greta's Grateful Song.
Birth - 4 years. A long time ago there were dinosaurs. Big dinosaurs and small dinosaurs. Dinosaurs with horns on their heads or spikes down their backs. Dinosaurs with long, long necks and long, long tails. Imaginatively and with a masterful use of color, shape and composition, Bryon Barton brings to life a unique and endearing vision of what the world may have looked like once upon a time. Board book. 32 pages.
4 - 7 years. Dig up rock and dig up clay! Dig up dirt and dig all day! Mr. Rally and his faithful dog, Lightning, have a busy day ahead of them, but they don't mind. What could be more fun than using a big yellow backhoe to build a pool at the school and a drain for the rain? Follow Mr. Rally through his day as he travels around town, counting from one to five in an irresistible refrain. Marc Rosenthal's colorful, nostalgic illustrations add a bold dimension to the lively text by husband-and-wife… More »
3 years & up. Bring Froggy's adventures to life! Hop into reading fun with "Froggy Goes To School", "Froggy Gets Dressed", and "Froggy's Birthday Wish". Froggy doll makes the perfect story time companion. Follow along to the Froggy books or create your own story with the Froggy Gets Dressed Felt Set. Complete set includes three books, 11" Froggy doll, and the felt story set.
4 years & up. Teach children about how to face problems and find solutions with this clever board book about a peddler and a band of mischievous monkeys. Features fun illustrations and warm, humorous text that paints an easy-to-follow story about the peddler's efforts to outwit the monkeys again, and again. Board book. 32 pages.
Birth & up. Get ready for bedtime with Llama Llama! He must splish and splash in the tub then put on his red pajamas leading up to the best part of bedtime--stories with Mama! This fun story features catchy rhymes, effortless rhythm, and adorable illustrations. Board book. 14 pages.
4 - 8 years. Big brother Eric is always trying to get Julieta, his little sister, into trouble and have her do things that he knows is not right. The stories will have you laughing and wondering why he is always looking for ways to be a mischief maker. Set of 4 paperback books.
7 - 8 years. On a beautiful sunny day, an African American girl visits the park and rounds up a group of her friends for an afternoon of fun and playground games. As they play, this happy crew discovers that despite their physical differences, straight hair, curly hair; brown eyes, blue eyes; light skin, dark skin, they are all really the same. With the irresistible and exuberant beat of a playground rap, Bein' with You This Way invites readers of all ages to join in this celebration of diversity.… More »
3 - 5 years. This dynamic picture book for preschoolers is an animal guessing game told in riddle style. One spread gives a visual hint showing a close-up of the nose and other clues about the animal, and then asks, "Who needs that nose?" The following spread shows the animal in full and answers the riddle. Bold, lively illustrations with lots of details and fun design help make this picture book a thoughtful, interactive read for little ones. The riddle element makes this a perfect choice… More »
4 - 8 years. For fans of all things that go, this noisy alphabet book explores construction equipment from A to Z. Find out about these construction machines and more, from a huge saw that cuts through roads to a massive vacuum that engulfs boulders. You'll even learn a quick and easy recipe for concrete. Rock crushers, jackhammers, and wrecking balls will delight the youngest of readers learning their ABCs. Paperback. 32 pages.
When his Mamma Jean and Mamma Laura ask him about his favorite color, Nate doesn't know what to say. When his friends say he has to choose one best friend, it just doesn't seem possible.Then his mammas bring home a rainbow flag to hang on the wall and Nate realizes he likes the colors, and his friends, best when they're all together. This book includes activity and teaching ideas for caregivers. Bilingual English/Spanish.
3 - 6 years. Pigs don't swim, or so it's said. But on one of the hottest days of the summer, the pig on Neligan's farm sits by the pond feeling envious of the ducks and the geese floating in the cool water. Finally, when she can endure the heat no longer -- splash! -- this sweltering pig takes a dive, throwing the entire farm into an uproar. It isn't long, however, before the refreshing idea catches on, and the pig finds that she's got company! 32 pages. Paperback.
4 - 8 years. Children with Down syndrome will be delighted to see a reflection of themselves in this alphabet book. Full color photographs of a multicultural cast of children, most with Down syndrome, illustrate the simple text that helps children learn their ABCs. Hardcover. 32 Pages.
4 - 8 years. This book answers curious kids who wonder whether lions, bears, and monkeys have mothers, too. Bright collage illustrations and simple text reinforce the theme that everyone has a mother, and every mother loves her child. Meet the little joey bouncing in mother kangaroo's pouch. Watch little cubs prance around their mother lion. Swim with a baby dolphin calf in the deep blue sea. Eric Carle's classic, colorful collages of baby animals and their mothers will delight and comfort young… More »
6 - 9 years. Julian isn't afraid of lions or tigers, but he is scared of . . . bicycles? Julian's friend Gloria has a brand-new bicycle. She makes riding it look easy, but Julian is scared. Bicycles are shiny, whizzing, wobbly things. And he's not ready to ride one. But he can't tell Gloria he's scared, so he tells a fib instead. He almost gets away with it . . . until the fib backfires and he's got an even bigger problem! Paperback. 80 pages.
12 months & up. Okay, everybody, it's time for some exercise! So shake a leg--and every other limb--to get warmed up for some fitness and fun. Toddlers will have a good giggle as the Sesame Street monsters try different routines to get in shape. They can even follow along and get their own kid-sized workout--if they don't fall down laughing instead! Board book. 24 pages.
6 - 11 years. In his classic and beloved novel, E. B. White tells the memorable story of Wilbur, a little pig who becomes famous with the help of his clever friend Charlotte and their chatty animal neighbors. As the runt of the litter, Wilbur struggles to survive from the very beginning. Fern fights her father, Mr. Arable, to raise Wilbur and nurse him to health. Fern succeeds and Wilbur moves to the Zuckerman farm, where he learns the true meaning of friendship from the wise grey spider Charlotte.… More »
5 years & up. Young readers are introduced to the many changes children experience in their early years. The simple text takes readers on a journey from the day a child is born through the first six years of life. Paperback. 16 pages.
Curiosity leads to learning! Curious George Adventures in Learning is a researched series for early learners. Each workbook features 12 new mini-stories that provide context for math, reading, and science practice. These stories give children authentic learning experiences that naturally inspire curiosity. Children are more motivated to ask, learn, and retain information when they learn through stories. In the Pre-K workbook, your child will build a foundation for math, literacy, and science understanding.… More »
2 - 5 years. Young readers will enjoy Baby Bear's quest to find Mama, and they'll revel in identifying each of the native North American animals that appear along the way. This book's focus is on the special bond between mama and baby. 28 page Board Book. Written by Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle.
3 - 5 years. How many ants can you count? When one ant spots a picnic, it isn't long before his friends join in. Before long, they're munching the watermelon, enjoying the sandwiches, sipping the drinks, and nibbling the cupcakes. But watch out . . . soon there's so many you'll get ANTS IN YOUR PANTS! This fun counting book features split pages-and is perfect for young children just learning their numbers. Paperback. 24 pages.