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Dinosaur Punch Out Stencils
Dinosaur Punch Out Stencils
Paperback      ISBN: 0486253058
16 eye-catching stencils include brontosaurus, tyrannosaurus, and the flying pteranodon.
Preschool Art:
Preschool Art
"It's the Process Not the Product."
Paperback      ISBN: 0876591683
Over 200 activities encourage children to explore and understand their world through art experiences that emphasize the process of art, not the product. The first chapter introduces basic art activities appropriate for all children, while the subsequent chapters, which build on the basic activities in the first chapter, are divided by seasons. Activities are included for painting, drawing, collage, sculpture, and construction. Indexes organized by art medium and project name help teachers plan. 260 pages. • Benjamin Franklin Award • Early Childhood News Director’s Award Preschool Art is a lifesaver . . . All the activities are easy, all are fun—the emphasis here is on the process, rather than specific results—and none require any elaborate materials . . . a real find.—Sesame Street Parents, "Picks for Parents" "Preschool Art offers help to parents of preschoolers struggling to meet the challenge of their children’s creative impulses. Prodigies aside, most kids this age aren’t interested in the final product; they are into the doing of art . . . . There is no right or wrong way, only their way. Kohl understands. She explains how to make and use many kinds of art materials based on the concept that the process not the product, is important. From old standbys like play dough to new craft discoveries like liquid crayons and frozen balloons, she provides hundreds of ways to enjoy and explore the creative process."—MetroParent, Milwaukee, Wisconsin "Kohl offers 250 projects complete with materials, processes and illustrated variations. She also adds practical hints that troubleshoot anticipated problems. The recipes are valuable well beyond the preschool years."—SchoolArts Other art books by MaryAnn Kohl: The Big Messy Art Book (Gryphon House), 0-87659-206-X Cooking Art (Gryphon House), 0-87659-184-5 Global Art (Gryphon House), 0-87659-190-X
Truck
Truck
Paperback      ISBN: 0756602394
With this sticker book full of different kinds of trucks, kids will discover a fun and hands-on way to learn about the fascinating world of these heavy-duty vehicles, from 18-wheelers and fire trucks, to monster trucks and cement trucks. Each Ultimate Sticker Book presents an array of colorful, photographic stickers of baby animals or dinosaurs, the US Presidents or the night sky–there's something for everyone. Young children will love working with these durable, reusable stickers, and they can have fun using the stickers to make picture books and projects on their own. These entertaining books provide a hands-on way to explore new subjects. (And some of the stickers even glow in the dark!) Includes over 60 full-color, self-adhesive stickers.
I Spy Extreme Challenger!: A Book of Picture Riddles
I Spy Extreme Challenger!
A Book of Picture Riddles
Hardcover      ISBN: 043919900x
For those who are ready for the next level of I Spy mania, rhyming text leads readers to find objects hidden in the innovative photographs of toys, animals, food, and utensils.
The Ultimate Farm
The Ultimate Farm
Paperback      ISBN: 0789490501
Create your own picture book! Young children will love working with these durable, reusable stickers, and they can have fun using them to make picture books and projects on their own. These entertaining books provide a hands-on way to explore new subjects.
Shiny Toy Trains Stickers
Shiny Toy Trains Stickers
Paperback      ISBN: 0486438473
Twelve glistening metallic locomotives, passenger cars, and a caboose — all with happy faces — make a grand parade when lined up on a flat surface.
The Art of Construction: Projects and Principles for Beginning Engineers and Architects
The Art of Construction
Projects and Principles for Beginning Engineers and Architects
Paperback      ISBN: 1556520808
Explains how tents, houses, stadiums, and bridges are built
My First Book Of Uppercase Letters
My First Book Of Uppercase Letters
Paperback      ISBN: 477430705x
Kumon workbooks are based on the "Kumon Method", an educational philosophy that aims at unlocking the full learning potential of each individual child. The Kumon Method introduces learning concepts in an incremental, step-by-step approach, allowing children to master new skills easily and without anxiety or frustration. As a result, children gain confidence in their abilities and are motivated to learn on their own.
Ed Emberley's Great Thumbprint Drawing Book
Ed Emberley's Great Thumbprint Drawing Book
Paperback      ISBN: 0316789682
Instructions for creating a variety of shapes and figures using thumbprints and a few simple lines.
Great Fashion Designs of the 90's: Paper Dolls
Great Fashion Designs of the 90's
Paper Dolls
Paperback      ISBN: 0486413314
2 dolls and 30 costumes by Anne Klein, Christian Lacroix, Geoffrey Beene, Arnold Scaasi, Bob Mackie, Nina Ricci, and many more. 16 plates of full-color dolls and costumes.