Play is learning! But play in the early years is endangered by the emphasis on push-down academics, mounting parental expectations, and pressures on early childhood teachers to prepare young children for the rigors of kindergarten and beyond. With all of that, gains made by play experiences, including readiness skills and social-emotional development, have fallen away. Young children learn best through play. This book helps educators understand the different types of play and the rich opportunities… More »
6 years & up. It's interactive learning fun, with an all-new look ! Press the sleek, silver Hot Dots® Talking Pen to an answer dot on any Hot Dots® or Hot Dots® Jr. question for instantaneous visual and audio feedback! Features 17 speech and sound effects and flashing lights. Compatible to all Hot Dots® and Hot Dots® Jr. sets. Pen requires 2 AAA batteries each (not included).
Eco-calculator with dual power, both solar and battery. 8-digit big number display. Energy saving auto shut-off functionality if not used for over 7 minutes. Ideal handheld size. Measures 4"H x 2 1/2"W. Color may vary.
Convenient storage chart keeps materials organized and ready for student use. Has 35 individual 3.75' x 4' clear numbered pockets. Tough nylon chart features reinforced metal grommets for hanging. Perfect for storing calculators, cell phones, headphones, etc. Calculators not included.
Use the Big Dies Block Numbers to enhance art projects, decorations, and bulletin boards. Bigz dies cleanly cuts thick materials including paper, cardstock, chipboard, fabric, foam, magnetic sheet, leather, metallic foil, and many other materials. With steel-rule construction, dies are made of durable particle board with an ABS plastic backing for easy, reliable, and time-saving cuts. Compatible with the Ellison® SuperStar machine (not included). Each number measures 3 1/2" high. Included:… More »