4 years & up. The My Audio Stories kit combines inspiring, beautifully drawn children's books, a My Audio Pet Bluetooth® Speaker that can be used to speak for the main characters in stories, and an easy-to-use Application that allows readers to immerse themselves in the story. The story included in this kit is Scales the Tiniest Dragon: The Magic Song and features a little dragon finding his purpose. Listen to the story through your My Audio Stories application, record your own version of… More »
4 years & up. The My Audio Stories kit combines inspiring, beautifully drawn children's books, a My Audio Pet Bluetooth® Speaker that can be used to speak for the main characters in stories, and an easy-to-use Application that allows readers to immerse themselves in the story. The story included in this kit is Slow Jam and Choral: The Forest of Bugaboo and features two characters who learn lessons from one another. Listen to the story through your My Audio Stories application, record your… More »
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 2 girl figurines, each approximately 5" tall.
2 years & up. These four hand puppets can act out a grand scene together or be used separately for simple puppet play! Great for developing motor skills, hand-eye coordination, communication skills, and self-confidence. Made with bright colors and built to last. Machine wash in cold water on gentle cycle. Includes 4 hand puppets: Knight, Pirate, Sheriff, and Superhero.
2 years & up. A beautiful collection of friendly characters who are sure to inspire countless creative stories! These four hand puppets can act out a grand scene together or be used separately for simple puppet play. Great for developing motor skills, hand-eye coordination, communication skills, and self-confidence. Made with beautiful colors and built to last. Machine wash in cold water on gentle cycle. Includes 4 hand puppets: Princess, Fairy, Mermaid, and Ballerina.
12 months & up. This adorable two-sided puzzle features six reversible animal pieces. Match the pieces to reveal a tiger, panda, elephant, monkey, eagle, and an owl. The recessed base provides children a visual que to place each piece. Flip the board over and it becomes a simple one piece puzzle by using the face of each animal.
6 months & up. Children will strenghten their fine motor skills as they play with this easy to grasp Butterfly Bead Rattle. Large beads on the handles slide up and down while the small beads in the middle shake from top to bottom.
12 months & up. Extra soft, extra safe! This adorable Plush Creations set features high-quality pieces of fruit that talk and give fun facts when squeezed. When you are done learning and playing, easily store all of your fruit inside of the plush fruit basket. The fruit basket doubles as a carrying case so you can take it with you wherever you go. Batteries included and sealed in for safety. Made of extra soft material that can be wiped clean with a damp cloth. Fruit measure up to 5.5"… More »
12 months & up. HONK HONK! Here comes the ferry! This colorful ferry boat will float on water or roll on land, perfect for any adventure. The jumbo ferry is easily able to carry 2 included passengers, Chubbies, and their 2 vehicles. The boat also features working, retractable ramps and a vehicle storage space under the upper deck of the boat. Measurements: 12"L. Includes 4 pieces.
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.
Birth & up. With realistic embroidered eyes and beautiful features, this dog puppet is a wonderful fun addition to story time and the perfect starter puppet. Ideal for newborns, this puppet meets or exceeds all current safety standards. Measures 12"H x 6.375"W x 2.75"L.
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 »
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. The rich, buttery tones of this North America solid maple kitchen set invite toddlers into a world of dramatic play. This modern, attractive play refrigerator and freezer is an essential component of a dramatic play kitchen. Tall doors open with realistic easy to hold handles molded to be grasped from either side, and swing on pinch-free hinges. Measures 28"H x 18"W x 15"D. Factory second item, contains minor imperfections -- you probably will not notice! Same high… More »
Healthy From the Start helps parents and caregivers learn how meal and snack times are rich opportunities to help children learn healthy eating habits. They can feel important, loved, trusted that others will care for them and respect their bodies. Healthy from the Start is available in packets of 20 to make it convenient to distribute copies to parents and staff.