This apron is great for keeping items close at hand while working with children in the classroom. Apron has eight clear pockets that are ideal for holding cards, pictures of common objects, photos, or art and craft materials for special projects. One size fits most. Cards shown are not included.
12 months & up. This push-along activity walker is designed to keep your toddler busy with so many fun activities to do! The wagon includes 12 building blocks containing a letter, a number, and a new word with pictures. The blocks can be stacked and stored in the connecting connector block base which is compatible with other interlocking building block brands. Other activities include oversized sliding beads and colorful spinning gears which are ideal for building hand-eye coordination. The… More »
These handy baskets are lightweight, easy to carry around, won't scratch your furniture, and fold flat for storage. Ideal for storing and organizing toys in your classroom. Handles on the sides for lifting and carrying. Remove the bottom insert panel and the cube folds flat! Fabric is a poly/cotton blend and can be spot cleaned with a damp cloth. Do not immerse the baskets in water. Each basket measures 10 1/4"W x 11 1/4"D x 9 1/4"W. Set of 2.
Birth & up. Who's running around with soft brown fur, four puffy feet, cute little ears, and a little black nose? Why, it's Hedgzy the Hedgehog! Hedgzy wants to be your soft plush friend ready to cuddle and stack with his other Cubeziez™ pals. This delightful, fun to collect character makes a great prop for storytelling and language development. Cubeziez™ are machine washable. Measures 5 1/2"W X 5 1/2" D.
Birth & up. The Hello Baby phone inspires hearing with gentle rattle sound. It is lightweight and appropriately sized for baby to grasp and hold. Fosters visual acuity through bold symmetrical patterns and vibrant colors. Clean thoroughly before first use. Wipe clean with a soft, damp cloth. Do not immerse in water. Air dry.
9 months & up. Add a splash of color to your classroom with these bright pillows. The pillows are made with a shredded foam stuffing enclosed in a water resistant, sewn-closed cover. The poly/cotton chintz covers are washable.There are 6 pillows in the set and each one measures 12" x 12".
Birth & up. Who's long neck can reach high into the trees to eat some leaves? Why, it's Giraffezy the Giraffe! Giraffezy wants to be your soft plush friend ready to cuddle and stack with his other Cubeziez™ pals. This delightful, fun to collect character makes a great prop for storytelling and language development. Cubeziez™ are machine washable. Measures 6"W X 13"H x 6" D.
Birth & up. This activity mat features nature-inspired graphics with a dreamy sleepy feel. The owl keeps a watchful eye over the babies as the mirror moon reflects their sweet faces when they are looking at themselves. The soft color tones blends well into any classroom. 48" x 48".
12 months & up. Encourage interaction and role play with this set of TOLO® First Friends. These figurines are the perfect dimensions for any sized hands and are designed perfect for pretend play. The figures feature moveable arms, legs and head, clicking sounds and squeaker tummies. Includes a boy and a girl figurine, each approximately 5" tall.
Birth & up. Join the Little Mermaid under the sea for some whimsical, water-play fun. This adorable, cloth book contains charming illustrated images on fun crinkle cloth pages and interactive features like flaps, mirrors, and more. Baby will be captivated with each page turn. Included mirror is acrylic and unbreakable. Book Velcros shut and hangs by a secure loop for easy storage when story time is finished. Encourages sensory development and introduces baby to basic language. Surface washable… More »
Birth & up. This dress is the perfect outfit for a casual night on the town. Your doll will look good and feel comfortable in soft material and blue stripes. Dress features white lace under top, blue pinstripes, and flower pot and bee patches. Included: 1 Dress, 2 Matching blue striped bows, and 1 Realistic wooden hanger. Fits 11" Bigjigs soft ragdolls. Dress will also fit 13" Groovy Girl dolls.
This guide provides everything needed for preparing the environment, creating routines, and evaluating individual learning styles. Lesson plans and steps for creating new lessons are provided, as well as guides for evaluating children's progress. Facilitate the development of key character traits in children: caring, honesty, integrity, respect, responsibility, and self-discipline. Paperback. 120 pages.
2 years & up. With this fun construction puzzle, there are 10 different vehicles for children to discover. Great for storytelling and building language and fine motor skills. Pictures under each piece give children a visual clue on where to place the pieces.
Birth & up. This cuddly, pillow-shaped owl doll is made of the softest plush, with embroidered and patchwork eyes and nose, velvety wings, and feet that kick out at a jaunty angle. Measures 8" tall. Based on the owl character in "Peek-A-Who?" by Nina Laden.
Provides developmentally appropriate strategies, linked to the DECA results, to foster children's resilience. Strategies address the needs of both the whole class as well as the individual child and are organized by classroom environment, daily program, supportive interactions, activities and experiences, and partnerships with families. The guide emphasizes a team approach among professionals and family members to support the child's social and emotional development.
The third edition contains updated guidelines on the development and evaluation of the health and safety of children in all types of early care and education settings--child care centers and family child care homes. Features 10 chapters of 650+ standards including a new Preventing Childhood Obesity in Early Care and Education Programs standards. Chapters: Staffing / Program Activities for Health Development / Healthy Promotion and Protection / Nutrition and Food Service / Facilities, Supplies and… More »
18 months & up. Excellent resource for stimulating learning related to a physical and social environment. Made of flexible, durable plastic with non-removable safety wheels. Vehicles store in two reusable jars.
These 5 video vignettes spark reflection and discussion. Each one features professionals and families working together in a variety of settings: home visits with a child with special needs, dropping off a child at a child care center, supervision, home visit with a Spanish-speaking family and Early Head Start home visit.
18 months & up. Discover what happens when you let one car go. How about two at time? Cars jump from track to track as they race to the finish line. The bold graphics, fun colors and the vehicle's action will captivate even the youngest child. Great for fine motor skills. Includes four 2 1/2" cars. Racetrack measures 21 1/4"H x 7 1/2"W x 18 "L
18 months & up. Learn all about different types of food and practice making nutritional meals with these wooden Food Crates by Bigjigs Toys. Different Crates include: Seafood Crate, Vegetable Crate, and Fruit Crate. Crates size: 7" x 2" x 5.71".