Infants and toddlers need caring adults to help them learn emotional competence-how to understand, express, and manage emotions. By supporting their development in the early years, educators can create a strong foundation that will give young children important life skills and resilience. Paperback. 152 pages.
3 years & up. This Touchless operation encourages the right length of time is spent when washing hands in the classroom, learning center, or home. This touchless timer features a 30-second, 3-phase countdown. The first phase is 5-second wet/soap, the second is a 20-second wash/scrub, and the third is a 5-second rinse. Modern LED color display, timer is water resistant with mounting options. Requires 3 AA batteries, not included.
Birth & up. Soft woven basket with lid can be used for a variety of activities or as storage. Children will want to open the lid and investigate contents of the basket making it perfect for a game of peekaboo or a treasure hunt with loose parts and heuristic sets. Basket measures 9". Made of soft, durable 100% polypropylene, baskets are stain, mildew and fade resistant. Spot clean or professional dry cleaning is recommended. Contents not included.
12 months & up. Tough and durable, this recycling truck is 100% made from recycled milk cartons. Little ones learn to sort their recyclables using the chutes on each side of the truck. The eco design features a workable dumper and the rear door opens allowing contents to easily slide out. Measures 12.5"L x 7.25"H. Made in the USA.
Birth & up. Encourage your children to expand their imagination with these diverse, friendly companions. The Cuddly Playdate Friends promote fine motor skills, social-emotional development, and dramatic play. These friends are a perfect addition to any interactive storytime. Each soft, huggable doll comes with their own little animal friend, a removable two-piece outfit, and shoes. The material is washable and dryable on low heat. For an extra activity have children point out the color of the… More »
6 months & up. Toddlers will delight in the two different styles of spinning domes. The Popping Ball Dome sounds like popping popcorn and contains uniquely patterned balls. The Tumble Ball Dome contains smaller balls with different expressions and has a softer sound and slower movement. These colorful and exciting domes are sure to capture your children's attention. Stimulate sensory learning and build fine motor skills with just a push on the spinner's handle!
Safe for sensitive skin - our gentle baby wipes are hypoallergenic and dermatologically tested, and enriched with aloe and vitamin E to keep baby's skin healthy. They are cotton enhanced for softness and made from a Tri-Form fabric for a thick, 3-layer wipe that's the right size to fit your hand, ensuring excellent protection and cleansing. Fragrance free. Includes 12 Packs of 72 wipes each.
18 months & up. Children will delight in all the fun and engaging learning opportunities available with the Sound and Sort Stackers. Multiple senses are engaged while children listen, look, sort, and stack these 18 captivating pieces. Encourage color recognition and fine motor development. A set of activity cards is included listing all of the benefits and many hands-on activities.
12 months & up. Tough and durable, this dump truck is 100% made from recycled milk cartons. The eco design features a workable dumper, no metal axles to rust, and supports imaginative play skills. The production of the truck is environmentally friendly and saves energy. The eco-friendly dump truck measures 10"L x 7.5"W x 6.75"H. Made in the USA.
18 months & up. This soft kit has everything a little doctor needs for those important house calls. Doctor kit includes: reflex hammer, stethoscope, syringe, blood pressure monitor, and bag. A convenient doctor case with snap closure is also included for storing and transporting equipment from appointment to appointment. Machine-washable in cold water on gentle cycle. Lay flat to dry.
18 months & up. Engage and color mix with the bright colors in this set! Great for use on a light table or outdoors in natural sunlight. Children will have a variety of items in which to view and learn about the world of color. Set includes 12 translucent 5 1/2" color paddles, 24 three dimensional translucent shapes, 48 building connectors, and stackable storage container.
Birth & up. Children will relate to this lovable set of bears and matching blanket that encourages social emotional development. The four soft and colorful bears will help children identify and label the common emotions of happy, sad, angry, and scared. Have children match the bear to the corresponding color on the blanket, and discuss each emotion. Each bear is 11" tall. Machine washable.
12 months & up. Children can recognize, identify, and match familiar emotions with this set of 20 tiles that depict real images of a variety of feelings. Engaging with the Emotion Tiles will promote the development of: Confidence, Curiosity, Cooperation, Acceptance, Communication, and Self-regulation. Made with safe, durable material that can be wiped clean with a damp cloth.
18 months & up. This set of five vibrant and chunky garden insects introduces children to common bugs found outside. This set of easy to grip critters includes matching photo activity cards with real images and fun facts about each insect. To take learning outside, have children look around their environment and spot some of the insects on their cards. Use these award-winning insects for dramatic play as well. Insects measure 5" each.
18 months & up. Practice gross motor skills while hauling toys inside or pushing gardening tools outside. Front wheels help provide stability while toddlers tote things back and forth. Includes hand rake and trowel for outside pretend play. Minimal adult assembly required. Made in USA. 14.25"H x 21.25"W x 14"D. Weight: 10.5 lbs.
This essential child-proofing kit is designed for targeted key areas of a home or childcare center. The 72-piece set includes three slide-out latches, 48 plug covers, three door knob covers, two door stoppers, four corner cushions, four mini multipurpose latches, two plug and outlet covers, and six sliding locks.
18 months & up. Invite toddlers to help "walk the dog" and stay safe while going for a walk. This walking rope features 7 dog characters with a cushioned handle on each side for children to hold. This 14 handled walking rope comes with a zippered vinyl storage bag. Machine washable.
18 months & up. This soft, vinyl Toddler Long Sleeve Smock protects clothes from all art messes. Children can splash and splatter as they freely explore their art supplies. These long sleeve smocks offer full protection of the clothes while also encouraging children to be creative. This smock features a pocket along with hook and loop closures to easily put on and remove. The only things you'll have to clean up after arts and crafts are the materials you bring out! Set includes four long sleeve smocks.
Birth & up. Build reaching and looking practice for infants with this tummy time pillow that easily stacks into a hugging, C-shaped seat with waist belt that supports beginning sitters during seated play. Children will love doing tummy time activities with this colorful Tummy Time Prop-A-Pillar! Colors may vary.
2 years & up. This 26-piece set features an impressed lower case letter and corresponding American Sign Language picture. Colorful and tactile way to add variety to your knowledge of alphabets. Made from sustainable rubber wood. Colors are made from vegetable dye, and coated with a non-toxic finish.
12 months & up. Children will enjoy the magic of these snap-ball connectors in games and play! Connectors come in five different colors: pink, yellow, green, blue, and purple. As a sweet surprise, twelve of the snap-ball connectors are decorated with 12 happy faces, adding smiles and interest to any creation and build your child can imagine. Includes 36 snap-ball connectors.
12 months & up.These colorful, textured ladybugs are perfect for introducing important math skills, facial expressions, and color recognition. These ladybugs crinkle and hook together with magnets. Use these ladybugs as counters in a visual lesson about addition and subtraction. Have children count the dots on each ladybug's wings or identify its color. Each ladybug is 3.5" long. Surface wash. Set of 8. Jar included for easy cleanup and storage.
6 months & up. This musical Jack-in-the-Bus pops into play in celebration of The Pigeon's 16th birthday! Children practice hand-eye coordination and motor skills as they turn the crank to hear the familiar tune of "The Wheels On The Bus". Youngsters also learn cause-and-effect when the 5" soft plush Pigeon pops out of the bus ! Featuring friends of The Pigeon including the Bus Driver, Knuffle Bunny, Leonardo, Duckling, and Elephant & Piggie on the sides of the high quality… More »