Farah feels alone, even when surrounded by her classmates. She listens and nods but doesn’t speak. It’s hard being the new kid in school, especially when you’re from another country and don’t know the language. Then, on a field trip to an apple orchard, Farah discovers there are lots of things that sound the same as they did at home, from dogs crunching their food to the ripple of friendly laughter. As she helps the class make apple cider, Farah connects with the other students and begins to feel that she belongs.Ted Lewin’s gorgeous sun-drenched paintings and Eve Bunting’s sensitive text immediately put the reader into another child’s shoes in this timely story of a young Muslim immigrant.Book Details:Format: Library BindingPublication Date: 6/12/2006Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Plan Toys Water Blocks Plan Toys Water Blocks comes in 2 shapes. Children can put the blocks together to experiment with color mixing and shape combining. These are hardwood framed blocks hollow with unbreakable acrylic mirror in the middle with colored water in the acrylic. The water colors are red, yellow and blue. Why You'll Love It: Teach the art of balancing and properties of colors to the kids. Age: 3 years and up Features Consists of six hardwood and acrylic blocks filled with red, blue or yellow water Hold blocks together to learn about color mixing Made from all natural recycled rubber Coated with glues and dyes which are nontoxic and free of harmful chemical Explore the properties of liquids and balance while building Builds imaginationIncludes 6 blocksABOUT PLANTOYS Founded in southern Thailand in 1981, PlanToys was the first company in the world to manufacture wooden toys from rubberwood. We are always looking for new ways to improve and preserve our environment. PlanToys takes a step to go beyond Green by taking the concept of "Sustainability" into practice with the belief that everyone can contribute to a better world by playing sustainably. PlanToys uses a variety of materials, including; organic rubberwood, e-zero glue, water-based dyes, recycled and recyclable materials, soy and water-based ink and our proprietary PlanWood. PlanWood is a high density fiber composite wood made from reclaimed wood particles left from the manufacturing process of toys in the factory. This material allows toys to be made safe, stronger and more durable. PlanToys is again the first wooden toys company in the world's been using this method to make toys since 2010. Recommended Ages:3 - 10
Preschool Basicshe School Zone Basics series can be used to reinforce what is being taught at school or introduce new skills to a child who needs more challenging material. The introduction of each skill is presented with clear examples and an appropriate amount of practice.
Hooray! It's time to go to preschool. And that means it's time for . . . Having fun Making friends Learning about the world Sharing with others Using your manners Playing games Running, jumping, and swinging Imagining and creating Snacks and naps Drop-off and pick-up More, more, more! EsmÉ Raji Codell and Sue RamÁ introduce very young children—and their parents and caregivers—to the world of preschool in this cheerful and welcoming book that is guaranteed to make the first day (and every day) a bit less scary and a lot more fun! Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 7/3/2012Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
An art museum is a magical place. What will you find inside? This playful primer features 37 full-color illustrations of paintings, sculpture, tapestries, prints, photographs, and installations from the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Children can learn their ABCs while discovering the beauty of a bridge by Monet, a dancer by Degas, a medieval knight’s helmet, a Japanese teahouse, and other wonders from around the world.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/28/2008Pages: 64Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
With new packaging and original price, Stencil Art provides tips, tricks and inspiration for creating unlimited art. Squish the foam tip into the ink pad and dab-dab-dab vibrant color right into the book. Three pages of stencils included to make everything from lady-bugs to aliens, plus a page of abstract forms to form into anything you want. Book Details:Format: Activity BookPublication Date: 7/22/2013Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
It all started when I told my friend Art I would meet him on the corner of Fifth and Fifty-Third. I didn't see him. So I asked a lady walking up the avenue, "Have you seen Art?" "MoMA?" asked the lady. "Uh . . . no, he's just a friend." "Just down Fifty-Third Street here. In a beautiful new building. You can't miss it." When this address turns out to be the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, confusion and hilarity ensue. As the narrator continues looking for Art inside MoMA, he is introduced to well-known pieces of art such as Van Gogh's The Starry Night, Matisse's The Red Studio, as well as works by Picasso, Klee, Lichtenstein and others. In a dynamic collaboration that features comical text and playful illustrations alongside full-color reproductions of the artwork, Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith give readers the perfect companion for a visit to MoMA, and an introduction to some of the world's best works of modern art.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 5/5/2005Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
What better way to learn about art than to create your own masterpiece alongside another, find hidden details that add to an understanding of the artwork, read fascinating stories about how the piece came to be created, or take an entertaining quiz that leads to a deeper appreciation of the technique and theme. Modeled after Prestel's successful A Year in Art series, this beautifully produced activity book introduces children to many of the world's greatest artworks--ranging from African masks to European paintings and modern art. Hands-on projects are sure to spark children's imaginations while imparting important knowledge that will serve them well as they grow older. The book is perfect for all kinds of drawing and the exquisite reproductions will impress kids of all ages. Whether used at home or in a classroom, this engaging and enriching book will delight children, their parents, and teachers with its endless opportunities to create and learn about art.Book Details:Format: Activity BookPublication Date: 10/11/2009Pages: 376
Having learned to be creative in drawing pictures at home, young Tommy is dismayed when he goes to school and finds the art lesson there much more regimented.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/19/1997Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
The best of both editions of Window Art are now combined into one epic volume. Easy-to-trace artwork, step-by-step directions, and expert tips come with six bottles of the best window paints in the world. Housed in our new wrap-able, stack-able packaging, it's ready for you to start tracing, squirting, and sticking art on any window you want.Comes With: one 40-ml bottle of black outline paint, five 22-ml bottles of colored paint (violet, turquoise, emerald green, sunny yellow, poppy red), 2 plastic tracing sheets, hundreds of ready-to-trace designs Create wonderful things Be good Have fun Book Details: Format: Special Format Publication Date: 6/5/2012 Pages: 56 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
With new packaging and original price, Stencil Art provides tips, tricks and inspiration for creating unlimited art. Squish the foam tip into the ink pad and dab-dab-dab vibrant color right into the book. Three pages of stencils included to make everything from lady-bugs to aliens, plus a page of abstract forms to form into anything you want. Book Details: · Format: Paperback · Publication Date: 07/22/2013 · Pages: 48 · Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable mso-style-name:"Table Normal";mso-tstyle-rowband-size:0;mso-tstyle-colband-size:0;mso-style-noshow:yes;mso-style-priority:99;mso-style-parent:"";mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt;mso-para-margin-top:0in;mso-para-margin-right:0in;mso-para-margin-bottom:10.0pt;mso-para-margin-left:0in;line-height:115%;mso-pagination:widow-orphan;font-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri;mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin;mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri;mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;
Max and Arthur are friends who share an interest in painting. Arthur is an accomplished painter; Max is a beginner. Max's first attempt at using a paintbrush sends the two friends on a whirlwind trip through various artistic media, which turn out to have unexpected pitfalls. Although Max is inexperienced, he's courageous and a quick learner. His energy and enthusiasm bring the adventure to its triumphant conclusion. Beginners everywhere will take heart.Book Details:Format: Library BindingPublication Date: 10/4/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
With our six water-based, non-toxic, peel-off paints, girls can decorate their nails with any design imaginable bumblebees, berries, butterflies, bears, and baseballs...and that's just the beginning. From apples to zigzags, there's something here to please even the most finicky fingertips.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/30/2009Pages: 60Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
From Rousseau's famous monkeys to Degas' graceful horses to Renoir's beloved pooch, little ones will find all of their favorite animals, and parents will recognize many of their favorite artworks in this gorgeous collection.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 11/8/2011Pages: 22Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
This Big Preschool Workbook combines popular 32-page School Zone workbooks into one convenient 320-page volume. Child-friendly exercises and full-color illustrations make learning fun. Use Big Workbooks to reinforce or review grade-level skills or prepare for the upcoming school year. Contents include: Same or Different, Mazes, Does It Belong, Uppercase Alphabet, Lowercase Alphabet, Thinking Skills, Preschool Basics, and Preschool Scholar. (Ages: 3-5 320 Pages)Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/1/1999Pages: 320Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
With the help of Angus, the lovable Answer Dog, best-selling author Heidi Murkoff extends a hand to children and parents as they tackle life's first experiences together. It's hard to believe, but your child's starting preschool. Even if it's just for a couple of hours two or three days a week, it seems such a big step for someone in such little sneakers. Not to worry -- we're here to help prepare both of you for that step. We'll answer your child's questions about what preschool is like, what preschoolers do, who teachers are, and how they help to make preschool such a fun and special place -- so that the first day of preschool will be a day you'll both look forward to. Have fun! Heidi and AngusBook Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 7/1/2003Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Going to preschool is a lot more fun with a friend like Maisy to show you the ropes!Preschool for Maisy means a day filled with friends and things to do, from the time she hangs her coat on a special peg to the time she says good-bye. There’s painting and snack time, stories and nap time (and a bathroom break in between). Soon everyone’s ready to haul out the instruments and make some noise, then head outside for a turn at the sandbox or slide. In a bright, full-size storybook full of familiar scenes, this child-friendly look at a day in the life of a preschooler is one that newcomers and seasoned pros alike will be happy to share.From the Hardcover edition.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 6/8/2010Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
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