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. 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.
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".
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. 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.
Color edge bands make these activity tables bright and cheerful! Includes 1 1/4" thick top with easy-to-clean high pressure laminate, soft rounded edges for safety, and reinforced leg brackets for sturdy, long-lasting durability. Color-coordinated legs are made of powder coated tubing with glide tips, and they easily adjust in 1" increments. Seats 6. Choose leg height and color.
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 »
A thought-provoking guide to effective, appropriate, and intentional use of technology with young children. This book provides strategies, theoretical frameworks, links to research evidence, descriptions of best practice, and resources to develop essential digital literacy knowledge, skills and experiences for early childhood educators in the digital age. Paperback. 300 pages.
Add subtle depth, visible texture and the interest of pattern to your classroom, daycare space, and more with this durable, soft Hashtag Tone on Tone Rug by Flagship Carpets. This rug will ensure that every child has a fun space to play, read, and think. All flagship carpets have been treated to guard against odor, mildew, mold, stains, and static shock. Class I Flammability Rating and Indoor Air Quality certification passed. Features a 3 month warranty on serging for manufacturer defects. Made… More »
9 months & up. Sort, spin, spill, and pour with the Spin 'N' Sort Spout Pro! This water activity center easily attaches and draws water from the tub creating an endless stream without wasting water. With more than 10 different water activities, this fun set features three interchangeable, brightly colored bath cups that with the spout to create various water effects such as spraying, straining, and floating. The swiveling arm holds the bath cups for playing, stacking, and storage. Introduce… 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.
Birth & up. Percy the Pig is an adorable bit of farmland love to add to your collection. A must-have for anyone who is looking for something extra-special. Made from fine quality materials. Measures 8".
Beautiful Baby, Wonderful Child celebrates the miracle bond between mother and child. These themes of attachment, self-regulation, and initiative are critical to the optimal development of the child. Many of the behaviors associated with these themes are captured in the Devereux Early Childhood Assessment, Infant/Toddler version (DECA-I/T). This is an excellent resource for Infant/Toddler programs wanting to assess some of these key developmental concepts.