Celebrate diversity in your classroom with this high quality Diverse Smiling Faces From Around the World Posters set. This 12 piece poster set is great for highlighting the unique clothes or settings of people across ages and cultures from around the world. Use these posters in your classroom for a lesson on diversity and inclusion. Have children discuss the cultures they are familiar with and introduce them to ones they are not familiar with.
Use this wonderful Diverse Family Structures High Quality Classroom Posters Set to introduce your children to a variety of families. This set of posters celebrates the diverse family groups that make up our community! Children will enjoy connecting with families similar to theirs and learning about different ones. The high quality images help your children understand different family relationships, while recognizing the bonds that all families share. Set of 12 posters. Measures 11"L x17"W.
3 years & up. Introduce more crafting solutions with these wonderful SunWorks Multicultural World Construction Paper for Arts and Crafts. This pack of paper includes 10 different shades reflecting the rich variety of skin tones found in the world. This pack is perfect for creating self portraits, community helpers, and uses with many other activities. Children will love crafting to represent their own unique style. Includes 50 sheets. Available in 9"L x 12"W and 12"L x 18"W.
Celebrate diversity and friendship in your classroom with this high quality Me and My Friends Diverse Smiling Faces Classroom Posters. This poster set is great for highlighting the friendships of children across ages and settings. Use these posters in your classroom for a lesson on diversity, inclusion, and collaborative play. Set of 12 posters. Measures 11"L x 17"W.
3 years & up. Take the mess out of painting with these Kwik Stix global skin tones! Simply uncap, twist, and paint! Kwik Stix uses a fast drying formula that allows them to dry in 90 seconds. No cups, smocks, water, or brushes required. These Kwik Stix come in global skin tones with coverage that won't fade or crack. Works on paper, posters, cardboard, canvas, wood, and more! Kwik Stix must be capped when not in use. Made from non-toxic materials. Available in a set of 14 or a set of 72 (6 each of 12 colors).
3 years & up. Invite children to tell their story in their own individualized book with these journals for children. The 8.5" x 11" journals serve as wonderful self-discovery tools and provide a template for children to create their own self-portrait along with 8 writing prompts for kids to help them draw/write their own story. Set of 10. Great for back to school!
18 months & up. These six friends ready to go on adventures along with the neighborhood's dog and cat! These figures in brightly colored clothing are great for role-playing activities and developing oral language skills. Encourage dramatic play and fine motor functions with this easy to grip set of neighborhood friends. Use these figures in a lesson about the importance of diversity, friendship, and getting along. Each friend measures 2.75" tall and twists at the waist. 8 pieces.
2 years & up. Pleasantly plump diapered baby dolls have moveable arms, legs, and a head that turns. Each chubby doll is dressed in a washable, pull-on diaper. Children can take these washable dolls to the pool or in the bath. Babies are 10" tall. Please note: dolls each have their own unique eye colors and facial expressions and doll received may differ from the doll shown.
Transport your children across the globe with these exciting Wonderful Architecture From Around the World Poster Set. This set of 12 high quality images features buildings and architecture from New York City all the way to Australia to name a few. Use these posters in an interactive lesson about geography and the wonders of the world. For extra learning, have children describe what they see in the images. Each of the 12 posters includes the name and location of the structure pictured.
18 months & up. From a firefighter to a caring doctor, this set of eight community workers represents many of the occupations children see throughout their community. These figures are easy to grip and perfect for an interactive lesson about careers. Children will delight as they identify familiar faces from their community, some they may know personally. These Community Workers are the perfect way to have a conversation about children's future occupations all while promoting fine motor skills… More »
Preschool is a time of wonder when curiosity, development, and learning intersect. While the new sights, routines, and experiences can make preschool exhilarating, what about children who struggle? Perhaps they exhibit odd behaviors: chewing on clothing, covering their ears, avoiding certain textures, refusing to sit with peers, screaming when frustrated, hitting, kicking, or biting. "Wired Differently" will help you to decode what may seem like every day challenging behaviors. It's possible… More »
The prevalence of ASD is growing tremendously in early childhood classrooms. This book showcases the diverse capabilities of students with ASD and prepares early childhood educators to work effectively with students ages 3-5 with pervasive developmental disorders. Descriptive examples and interactive activities guide teachers to understand how these disorders affect student progress and how educators can tap into student potential. Each chapter offers several strategies to address specific academic,… More »
3 years & up. Shake to find your rhythm and express your musical talents! This pair of durable Maracas feature an authentic Latin-American sound and made from non-toxic plastic that is safe for children.
Birth & up. Cuddly and baby-safe, these 12"soft-body dolls help develop pretend play, motor skills, and hand-eye coordination while encouraging early explorations of sight, sound, and touch. Featuring a star-shaped rattle in one hand and engaging sensor-inspired materials in the other, these dolls bring diversity to dramatic play, creating rich and inclusive play experiences for all young children. Surface washable. Available individually or in a set of 4.
3 years & up. Introduce a new instrument into your music corner with this durable Hand Held Beginners Instruments Smooth Wooden Handle Castanet. The addition of an easy to grip handle makes this castanet easier to hold on to. To play, simply shake back and forth to produce a clicking sound. This instrument promotes fine motor skills, coordination skills, music and rhythm learning, sensory learning. Encourage children to follow along with a beat or create their own.
4 years & up. Personalize name tags and label individual spaces. Use versatile hand shapes to add depth to collages and make cool borders for displays. Features eight rich skin tones and 35 sheets per pad. Hand shapes measure 3.5".
Birth & up. Cuddly and soft, these baby safe 12" soft body dolls help develop motor skills and eye-hand coordination. Each doll has an animal shaped rattle in one hand and a crackle sound in the other to stimulate the senses of sight, hearing and touch. Color and fabric may vary. Surface washable.
4 months & up. Celebrate diversity and encourage imagination with these huggable fabric dolls. Their soft, friendly faces make them an instant companion to your children. These sleeping dolls promote dramatic play and social emotional development. Use these dolls for an interactive bedtime story to tuck your children in. For an extra activity, have your children come up with their own bedtime stories to tell you! The Kuddle Dolls are easy to clean and machine washable and dryable. Available… More »
Take a break from counting with this calming set of Putumayo Kids Dreamland CD Collection for Naptime and Relaxation. This soothing collection of melodic, instrumentals tunes and lullabies is the perfect sound for winding down the day. These tranquil tunes from around the world aid in getting to sleep faster. These CDs include some familiar tunes and new ones creating a calm ambiance. Available individually or in a set of 4.
Every day, 250 children are suspended from school. Many are children of color, deprived of opportunities to experience learning at the same rate and quality as white children. Many families don't feel heard or respected in their child's schools. Don't Look Away: Embracing Anti-Bias Classrooms leads early childhood professionals to explore and address issues of bias, equity, low expectations, and family engagement to ensure culturally responsive experiences. Importantly, this book will challenge… More »