4 months & up. All aboard this set of three boats that link together to make a train of tub time fun. Your little one will love to play these boats-- linking them and floating them across the water. The boats float, scoop® and strain water, and are designed with goofy faces guaranteed to make your little one smile. Each pack comes with three brightly colored boats numbered 1-2-3, making them great for teaching colors, order, number recognition and counting.
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.
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.
1 year & up. Get ready to roll with this colorful, magnetic wooden racer by TEGU. Car features magnetized bumpers so you can form a car train and 3 magnetic parts that make it fun and easy to mix and match with other racers. Included: 1 Teal and Green Racer with a removable chasee, wheels, and driver. Colors may vary.
Birth & up. Your curious little one will love playtime with this busy block! This adorable Decco Pup Activity Cube is designed to stimulate baby's senses with multiple fabric textures, rattle and crinkle paper inside the fabric, and a handle to grasp. Parents can use the block to make up fun stories for playtime, naptime, and bedtime. Machine washable. Measures 4" x 4".
Birth & up. The Musical Shapes Maraca features a mix of natural and painted wood. It shakes with a subtle rattle sound. The square design with smooth carved handle makes it easy for little hands to hold. This product meets or exceeds EN71 and CPSIA safety regulations. Surface wash only. Measures 3.5" x .75" x 3.6".
12 months & up. Germ Guard™ Rest Mats are durable, comfortable and completely hygienic! Mats are manufactured using radio frequency vinyl welding technology which completely seals all seams protecting the foam padding from liquid and bacteria contamination. Mat can be used in a variety of spaces and folds easily for convenient storage. Available in three sizes.
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. 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. Surface wash only. Measures 8" tall. Based on the owl character in "Peek-A-Who?" by Nina Laden. Pair Peek-A-Who? Plush Owl with the colorful die-cut board book, for the perfect gift.
Achieve quality care and education in your infant or toddler program with this practical guide, a sourcebook for establishing, organizing, and maintaining a quality program. Substantially revised, this second edition includes topics such as developmental issues; infants and toddlers with special needs; staffing and staff training; creating learning and nurturing environments; establishing routines; discipline; health, nutrition, and safety policies; curriculum; partnering with parents; assessment;… More »
6 months & up. Build vocabulary with the sing-song rhythm of this familiar nursery rhyme. This nursery rhyme has enchanted children for generations. Now Jeanette Winter's warm, evocative illustrations make this classic as delightful to look at as it is to share with little ones.
12 months & up. Extra soft, extra safe! This adorable Plush Creations set features high-quality jungle-themed creatures that make animal sounds and give fun facts when you press the music note on their chest. When you are done learning and playing, easily store all of your creatures inside their plush jungle home. Jungle home doubles as a carrying case so you can take it with you wherever you go. Batteries included and sealed in for safety. Made from extra soft material that can be wiped clean… More »
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 »
12 months & up. Soft and extremely durable, these bendable, twistable and stackable blocks are ideal for building. An assortment of bright primary colors will appeal to children. Blocks measure from 1 1/2" to 3".
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.
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.
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 »
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.