Interact with Skippyjon Jones in his first Sticker Stories Skippyjon Jones wants to show Mama Junebug Jones just how much he loves her by giving her the perfect present. A card? Her favorite meal? Young readers will love to interact with the story by adding different stickers to each spread.
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.
Sandra Boynton and Michael Ford--the team behind Rhinoceros Tap, the Grammy-nominated #1 New York Times bestseller Philadelphia Chickens, and other toe-tapping book-and-CD sets--bring great words, great music, great performers to children and vintage children alike.
Put a nickel in the jukebox, assuming you can locate a jukebox, and that you remember what a nickel is. Here's legendary Beach Boy Brian Wilson singing lead and 10-part harmonies on "Speed Turtle." The incomparable Neil Sedaka crooning "Your Nose." B. B. King brings you a wistful "One Shoe Blues," Gerry and the Pacemakers offer "Mersey Lullaby," and Broadway great Patti LuPone sings--what else--the "Rabbit Tango." And then there's the hit single from Boynton's Your Personal Penguin sung by the impossibly cute Davy Jones of The Monkees. I mean jeepers, even Sha Na Na is here.
And OH The book Boynton has filled it with all things 50s and 60s. And, well, golly, it's so happy and colorful and just terrific, Mister Grab your saddle shoes, plunk two straws into that swell chocolate malt, and let's twist again like we did last century. 119,000 copies in print.
With this easy-to-solve puzzle book, children can learn the alphabet, sharpen their picture recognition skills, solve crosswords, and express their creativity through colors -- while having fun every step of the way Twenty-one delightful crosswords contain a variety of numbered objects that serve as clues to the puzzle's words. Children determine the names of the items and fill them in the appropriate "Across" and "Down" boxes in the crossword grid. Each crossword is based on a different letter: the "P" crossword features such picture clues as pig, pencil, and pizza. Plus, when children are finished with each puzzle, the whole page can be colored
The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is.
In this digital age there is still a place for knots, skimming stones and stories of incredible courage. This book recaptures Sunday afternoons, stimulates curiosity, and makes for great father-son activities. The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a wonderful collection of all things that make being young or young at heart fun--building go-carts and electromagnets, identifying insects and spiders, and flying the world's best paper airplanes.
The completely revised American Edition includes:
The Greatest Paper Airplane in the WorldThe Seven Wonders of the Ancient WorldThe Five Knots Every Boy Should KnowStickballSlingshotsFossilsBuilding a Treehouse*Making a Bow and ArrowFishing (revised with US Fish)Timers and TripwiresBaseball's "Most Valuable Players"Famous Battles-Including Lexington and Concord, The Alamo, and Gettysburg Spies-Codes and CiphersMaking a Go-CartNavajo Code Talkers' DictionaryGirlsCloud FormationsThe States of the U.S. Mountains of the U.S.NavigationThe Declaration of Independence Skimming StonesMaking a PeriscopeThe Ten CommandmentsCommon US TreesTimeline of American History
* For more information on building treehouses, visit www.treehouse-books.com and www.stilesdesigns.com or see "Treehouses You Can Actually Build" by David Stiles
Forty puzzles provide a flutter of entertainment and include mazes, connect-the-dots, crossword puzzles, coloring pages, color-by-numbers, hidden picture scenes, word codes, and more. Kids will learn to identify various butterflies and moths, discover the difference between a proboscis and a palp, and find out about the life cycle of these winged beauties.
If you're fascinated by cars and trucks, you'll really enjoy the puzzles in this follow-the-dot book
Just connect the numbered dots in each large, full-page illustration to draw simple models of a dump truck, fire engine, ambulance, cement mixer, race car, dune buggy, school bus, convertible, police car, jeep, moving van, taxi, SUV, and 17 other cars and trucks.
Pictures of children and animals are included in most of these entertaining illustrations -- which, when completed, will give you a highway full of motorized vehicles. And when you finish each picture, you can have even more fun by coloring it.
The Music Workbook contains pages of coloring, tracing, matching, ear training and listening that have been carefully designed to reinforce the musical concepts introduced in the Music Lesson Book 1. In full color, 48 pages.