Kids Nf Family Activity
The Dangerous Book for Boys
Hardcover ISBN: 0061243582
A guide for males of any age provides instructions for engaging in a wide range of classic boyhood projects and activities, from building go-carts and constructing treehouses to identifying insects and flying the most effective paper airplanes. 100,000 first printing.
It's a Jungle Out There!
52 Nature Adventures for City Kids
Paperback ISBN: 1590309081
Provides fifty-two ideas for outdoor games and activities to share with children between four and eight years of age that are intended to help children discover and identify with nature in a city environment.
Touch a Butterfly
Wildlife Gardening With Kids
Paperback ISBN: 1590309170
Turn your garden into a hummingbird hotspot, a haven for butterflies, and a thriving ecosystem that will delight and inspire the young and young-at-heart Gardening with children is a pleasure in itself, but when you learn to include wildlife in your plans, gardening becomes an even more joyful family experience. Creating a garden that invites wildlife opens up a wider world of nature for investigation, inspiration, and delight. Begin to see your yard from an animal’s perspective; discover plants that attract colorful birds and bugs; embrace sensory experiences that native plants and creatures bring; and understand how your yard fits into the surrounding landscape. Along the way you will discover simple ways you can actively support wildlife in your immediate environment, no matter where you live. This family-friendly guide to wildlife gardening leads you on a path to discovery, where trees are transformed into bird and animal habitats, where sunny spots are revered for dragonfly viewing, and where your entire garden becomes an animal-welcoming kingdom.
How to Trap a Zombie, Track a Vampire, and Other Hands-on Activities for Monster Hunters
A Young Wizards Handbook
Hardcover ISBN: 0786955481
A fun-filled activity book packed with easy projects that utilize everyday materials shows wannabe wizards how to craft unique creations such as their own wizard robes, play games such as vampire tag, master adventuring skills like mapping a monster-filled dungeon and follow step-by-step instructions on how to "survive" almost any monster attack.
I Love Dirt!
52 Projects to Help You and Your Kids Discover the Wonders of Nature
Paperback ISBN: 1590305353
I Love Dirt! presents 52 open-ended activities to help you engage your child in the outdoors. No matter what your location—from a small patch of green in the city to the wide-open meadows of the country—each activity is meant to promote exploration, stimulate imagination, and heighten a child's sense of wonder. To learn more about the author, Jennifer Ward, visit her website at jenniferwardbooks.com and to learn more about the illustrator, Susie Ghahremani, visit her website at boygirlparty.com.
Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots
Gardening Together With Children
Paperback ISBN: 0761110569
A guide to gardening for the entire family offers advice on how to plant a pumpkin seed, create theme gardens, and plant a "pizza patch" complete with tomatoes, zucchini, oregano, and basil
A Family Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables
Hardcover ISBN: 1611804027
A dynamic and delightful guide--packed with games, activities, and extras--that will satisfy the garden-curious and get families excited about growing their own fruits and vegetables. In Grow, Ben Raskin looks at the whole life cycle of food, from sowing and saving to planning and planting, and--most exciting of all--harvesting the food you've grown. From planting your own pizza toppings to becoming competitors in the great runner-bean race,Grow will teach families that growing your food is easy and fun, and that eating the crop you've produced together is even better. Complete with stickers, a Fruit Pairs game, a Rainbow Wheel of Taste, and a runner-been growth chart, Grow offers the inspiration and knowledge that you need to get out there and start planting.
The Artful Parent
Simple Ways to Fill Your Family's Life With Art and Creativity
Paperback ISBN: 1611807204
Bring out your child’s creativity and imagination with more than 60 artful activities in this completely revised and updated edition Art making is a wonderful way for young children to tap into their imagination, deepen their creativity, and explore new materials, all while strengthening their fine motor skills and developing self-confidence. The Artful Parent has all the tools and information you need to encourage creative activities for ages one to eight. From setting up a studio space in your home to finding the best art materials for children, this book gives you all the information you need to get started. You’ll learn how to: * Pick the best materials for your child’s age and learn to make your very own * Prepare art activities to ease children through transitions, engage the most energetic of kids, entertain small groups, and more * Encourage artful living through everyday activities * Foster a love of creativity in your family
Backyard Birding for Kids
A Field Guide & Activities
Paperback ISBN: 1586854119
The newest in our popular children's activity line for budding bird lovers! This informative field guide and activity book teaches kids about birds of all varieties, in the city, country, desert, or at the beach-because no matter where you go, you're bound to spot a bird! Kids will learn about making the backyard bird-friendly, building a bird feeder, and creating their own bird watching notebook to record sightings, locations, information, and notes from the field.