4 years & up. Join these playful pups in early coding fun! This 15-piece Coding Critters set features interactive pets Ranger and his friend Zip along with a playset including a house, slide, tennis ball launcher, and more. Play fetch, hide and seek, and other fun games with the pet playset or create your own coding stories and challenges. When you are not coding, you can pet, feed, and take care of Ranger just like a real pet in Play Mode. Read along and explore the coding adventures in the… More »
PreK Journals: 3 - 4 years. Kindergarten Journals: 5 - 8 years. The PreK journals will help early learners master the numbers 0-10 and seven 2D shapes. The Kindergarten journals will help early learners master the numbers 0-20 and five 3D shapes. The FREE mobile app makes this journal come alive for an engaging and interactive experience in the classroom or at home! Early learners now have a fun way to demonstrate their growing understanding of numbers, counting, and shapes. Available individually,… More »
Learning to form lowercase letters consistently and accurately is an important step to developing fluent handwriting. This absorbing and innovative app/software is a fantastic way to help children develop these skills. Choose a letter, hear its sound, watch a helpful creature draw it in the sand, and hear the letter name. Now try to draw the letters in its tracks, watching your trail form as you do so. Choose a new letter or select the tide to come in and sweep away your attempt and try again. Teacher… More »
3 years & up. Pre-writing activities help young children, as well as older children with special needs, to build fine motor skills, and the language to talk about shapes and patterns. This app/software helps develop and consolidate such skills and supports the early development of good letter formation. Select a pebble from the array and watch its pattern created by the fish in the rock pool. Trace the track of the bubbles with your finger, watching your pattern appear. Choose the same or a… More »
Multi-touch literacy explorations promote collaborative learning and development of letter recognition and pre-writing skills. Each exploration compliments a hands-on learning tool for early learners.This software will reinforce letter recognition of both upper and lowercase letters. Available in both tablet and large-screen formats. After purchase, an access code will be sent via email; the software can then be downloaded directly onto the device.
5 years & up. The hunt is on! Customize your maze, then program the mouse to find the cheese. The inventive possibilities are endless. It's the perfect introduction to the concepts of coding, early engineering, step programming, and critical thinking. This deluxe science set includes 16 pieces to create a 20" x 20" maze board, 25 wall tiles to create paths that are straightforward, winding, and everything between, and sequence cards to plot your way to the cheese while tracking every… More »
This software/app really measures up! The activities in this app are carefully designed to develop skills of comparing, estimating, and measuring. Beginning with direct comparisons, the activities progress to non-standard and standard measurements as the bones are used in different ways to consolidate and extend children's mathematical understanding. Children will have lots of fun uncovering the bones in the sand and learning how to compare and measure in different ways. This app/software can be… More »
This engaging software/app includes three activities to help children practice their sorting and matching skills. Settings allow matching and sorting based one criterion such as shape, color, or size before progressing to two attributes for a greater challenge. Teacher options enable game settings to be fixed depending on the mathematical focus or the ability of the user. Tablet software: Allows for 1 (one) user workspace Large Screen software: Allows for 4 (four) user workspace App/software… More »
This software/app challenge children to develop their addition, number skills, and recognition of number bonds to 10. The attractive graphics, instant feedback and entertaining rewards will help engage children with foundational math concepts. Three games provide lots of game play that children can enjoy independently or alongside our physical Ladybug (item #62953) and Honeybee (item #55528) resources. App/software runs on all devices Windows 7 or later. App/software is available on tablets and… More »
This software/app is packed with activities that will keep children busy as bees as they count, match, and order the bugs in the three games. Count the insects in a row, or in regular or irregular arrays. Match the bugs to the different ways of representing the number shown. Order the bugs in ascending and descending sequences. Lots of game play that children can enjoy independently or alongside our physical Ladybug (item #62953) and Honeybee (item #55528) resources. There are two levels in each… More »
3 - 6 years. Letters, Numbers, Shapes, and Animals will come alive in 3D on your tablet or smartphone with these activity books and a free mobile app! One "My Letters alive® Journal" and one "My Math alive® Journal" are included. Available as a Pre-K or Kindergarten set.
3 years & up. Realistic backgrounds and animated penguins will encourage your students to learn essential coding skills at an early age. Featuring matching, sequencing, mazes, pattern-making activities and a fully narrated penguin facts section, this app provides engaging ways for children to practice the usage, understanding and practice of critical STEM-related skills. Available on both tablet and large-screen formats. Large screen version area offers 4 areas of play. Works with Windows 7… More »
3 years & up. Understanding and responding appropriately to the facial expressions of others is key to children's developing sense of empathy. This software/app provides three engaging and stimulating games to foster these skills: Memory match, Draw me, and Puzzle pairs. This software/app pairs perfectly with our Emotion Stones (item # 32607). Works with Windows 7 or higher, iPads, Android, PC, and Mac. After purchase, an access code will be sent via email; the software can then be downloaded directly onto the device.
Sound beyond size from your new classroom friend! Use Bluetooth® connectivity to pair a phone, tablet or PC to stream music with enough volume for everyone to enjoy. Connect multiple Audio Pets for sound that's big enough for even the largest of rooms! Use your new friend to upgrade story time with background sounds or even a dramatic reading. Download the "Hide and Speak" (available on iTunes & Google Play) and use your pet to play a game of hide and seek or practice speech development… More »
PreK Journals: 3 - 4 years. Kindergarten Journals: 5 - 8 years. These journals will help early learners master the 26 letters of the English alphabet. The FREE mobile app helps these journals come alive in 3D (augmented reality) for an engaging and interactive experience in the classroom or at home! Early learners now have a fun way to demonstrate their growing understanding of upper and lowercase letters and letter sounds. Available individually, in a set of two (1 Prek and 1 Kindergarten journal), or in sets of twenty.
3 - 10 years. Add interest to your listening center with these adorable animal themed headphones. Features include volume controls, slotted baffles to protect against accidental perforation on the internal speaker and ambient noise-reducing earcups to help children focus on their tasks.
Flexible/adjustable headband, mini plug with a 6 ' cord with right-angle plug. On a flexible, adjustable headband with durable ABS ear cups 3.5mm jack On-ear Right/Left Output Difference - 3 db Rating Input - 20 W Volume Control - N/A Cord - Cup - ABS plastic for durability Weight - 6 oz. Individual Stereo Headphones Labeling area to personalize with student name. Comes with moisture resistant storage bag.
3 years & up. Deluxe headphones with volume control feature a high-quality sound. Noise-isolating, closed-back design features unique 6' Dura-Cord™ (chew, kink and knot resistant) designed to be durable and reliable.
Whether at home, in care environments, or at school, using digital tablets with interactive apps can open children's minds to their own capabilities and worlds of fun! This valuable guide offers educators and families expert advice on making smart choices about technology with young children. "Buckleitner's Guide to Using Tablets with Young Children" simplifies the shopping process, describes which apps are age appropriate, clarifies how to find educational apps on particular subjects,… More »
4 - 8 years. A unique combination of physical and digital play that is intuitive for young students. Designed by an award-winning team of educators from Columbia University Teachers College, Tiggly Words helps students learn vowels, phonics, reading, and spelling in a fun-filled experience. This is the perfect manipulative for students who are ready to master their reading and literacy skills. The award winning Tiggly Words Learning System includes 5 interactive manipulatives combined with 4 playful… More »
2 - 5 years. The very first interactive tablet learning manipulative for early elementary schoolers! Designed by an award-winning team of educators from Columbia University Teachers College, Tiggly Shapes helps students find the fun in learning spatial reasoning, motor skills, language, and creativity in an innovative way. The award winning Tiggly Shapes Learning System includes 4 colorful and soft shapes in the form of circle, square, triangle, and star that operate in real-time with four specially… More »
These rugged and lightweight stereo headphones with in-line volume control feature on-ear design with leatherette cushions, chew, kink, and knot-resistant 6" Dura-Cord™, and the Anti-lice storage bag that are perfect for day-to-day lessons and testing.