History explodes in this activity guide spanning the turmoil preceding secession, the first shots fired at Fort Sumter, the fierce battles on land and sea, and finally the Confederate surrender at Appomattox. Making butternut dye for a Rebel uniform, learning drills and signals with flags, decoding wigwag, baking hardtack, reenacting battles, and making a medicine kit bring this pivotal period in our nation’s history to life. Fascinating sidebars tell of slaves escaping on the Underground Railroad, the adventures of nine-year-old drummer boy Johnny Clem, animal mascots who traveled with the troops, and friendships between enemies. The resource section includes short biographies of important figures from both sides of the war, listings of Civil War sites across the country, pertinent websites, glossary, and an index.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 11/1/1999Pages: 160Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Rock on! Listen to the music with the HABA Shaker Drum! With this versatile instruments, little sound explorers discover the world of music and tunes. The loudness of the instruments is suitable even for the smallest ones. They will learn to distinguish sounds, develop a feel for rhythm, and train their speech skills in a playful manner.Product Measures: 4.8" x 2.99" x 1.57"Recommended Ages: 24 months and upABOUT HABA It all began in 1939 in Bad Rodach, Germany, with finely polished, colorful wooden toys, that were "finely sanded and polished wonderfully smooth, just right for tender children's hands," as the first catalogue emphasized. Today these blocks are still part of our product palate. But the factory for fine wooden toys has been transformed into "the producer of inventive playthings for inquisitive minds." All products in the HABA range have one thing in common: our attention to detail makes each item special and unique. HABA wants to playfully support children's development, make their lives happier, more exciting, and full of the delight of discovery: to put it simply, to make their world a little more child-friendly. A wide variety of HABA toys and games have been honored with awards for exceptional design. Since 1993, no fewer than six HABA games received the "Children's game of the Year" award.
If you're looking for a quality drum set at an entry-level price, Union offers the perfect solution. Union Drum Sets are designed and performance tested in the USA ... and come with everything needed to start playing, right out of the box. Product Measures: 16"X 15" X 15" Recommended Ages: 3 - up yearsThe UT3 is the perfect way to help your youngster learn how to play drums. Based on the design of a typical drum set, these are real drums, designed for the youngest of players! When your young rock star has mastered the UT3, they can progressively upgrade to the UJ3, UJ5, or U5 for a modest price.Includes all-wood shells, 13"x8" Bass Drum, 8.5"x5" Tom Tom, 10"x5" Snare Drum, 8" Cymbal, Adjustable Mini Throne, Bass Drum Pedal, Drumsticks, Bass Drum Spurs, tuning key, and all required mounting hardware for cymbal, tom and snare. This junior kit is recommended for children ages 3 and up.
Musical toys are always fascinating to children. This colorful and attractive wooden Bongo Drum Trio will keep kids busy for hours. It helps children develop motor skills, rhythm and melody. Encourages creativity and imagination. Helps develop hand-eye coordination. 2 Drum Sticks are included. Tested to meet European and U.S. safety standards. Product Measures: 15.25" x 6" x 3.6" Recommended Ages: 18+ months
Manhattan Toy Rockin' Sounds Drum Manhattan Toy Rockin' Sounds Drum features five colorful circles that are numbered. When kids beats a circle, it plays out a sound and also says the number and the color of the circle. . Age: 18 months to 5 years Features Soft toy drum Features five colored circles Plays the sound and says the number, color or circles ABOUT MANHATTAN TOY Play is discovery and exploration, and joy, and growth, and learning, and so much more. And for us play is serious work. So when we bring play to life, we do it with a commitment to the finest in craftsmanship and creativity. All of our products, from the newest concepts to our time-tested classics, are innovatively designed to inspire imaginative play and delight our consumers large and small. Originality Founded in 1979 by Francis Goldwyn (grandson of motion picture studio owner Sam Goldwyn), Manhattan Toy pioneered the use of non-traditional fabrics in toy design and introduced delightful new body styles in soft toys. Although Goldwyn is no longer involved in the ownership of Manhattan Toy, we remain true to his vision of marching to the beat of a different (toy) drum. Developmental Value Play is not only fun, it's essential to a child's cognitive, emotional, and social development. Our design process blends science and whimsy to produce toys that offer children a rich array of visual and tactile stimulation and unlimited opportunities for imaginative exploration. Quality & Safety Our unsurpassed quality standards ensure that our toys are both durable and safe. Prior to manufacture, each Manhattan Toy design is thoroughly tested to comply with the most rigorous international standards for children's products. Our quality assurance team continually reviews designs and procedures to ensure that products exceed both existing and new safety regulations.
Bruder Caterpillar Asphalt Drum Compactor Bruder Caterpillar Asphalt Drum Compactor is cut out for construction sites and roadwork. It comes with an articulated steering and narrow turn radius for better maneuvering while mud guards remove debris from the rollers. Why You'll Love It: Made with high-quality plastic, it can be played on all terrains. Age: 3 years and up Features Made from high quality plastic with no glue or screws Can be played indoors and outdoors Narrow turn radius for better maneuvering Articulated steering facilitates tighter maneuvering Encourages imaginative play Made in Germany ABOUT BRUDER Playing is not an end in itself, but lets children make experiences in the adult world which they can use for their own development. In line with this principle, BRUDER products are developed as "model-sized toys." Model-sized to encourage children to imitate real life in the form of role plays; functional to help them understand the technical backgrounds by allowing them to "grasp by grabbing." It is thanks to our high-quality products as well as our know-how that we rank among today's leading manufacturers of plastic toy vehicles in Europe. Our utilization of resources is based on the principle of sustainability. Our in-house recycling loop and our energy-saving production process combined with our customer service who can provide spare parts for the repairs of our toy vehicles make our products particularly durable. The great strength of BRUDER Spielwaren lies in its innovation when it comes to developing and manufacturing new toys with the functionality for which BRUDER is so well known.Everything - from the initial ideal to production and marketing - is done under one roof at BRUDER's principal offices in Furth, Germany.
If you're looking for a quality drum set at an entry-level price, Union offers the perfect solution. Union Drum Sets are designed and performance tested in the USA ... and come with everything needed to start playing, right out of the box. Product Measures: 20"X19"X6" Recommended Ages: 3 - 8 yearsThe UJ3 Junior Drum Set is designed for kids 3 to 8 years old ... a great start for the youngster learning to play drums while developing the all-important coordination any drummer needs. It's a complete 3-piece junior drum set that is tunable and fully functional.Features include all-wood shells, replaceable drumheads, matching snare drum, and strong sturdy hardware. This is the ultimate junior drum set for the little guy or gal just starting out!The 3-piece junior kit includes a 10"x16" Bass Drum, 6"x10" Tom Tom, 5"x10" Wood Snare Drum, drum throne, snare stand, bass drum pedal, crash cymbal with mount, sticks, and a tuning key.Available in your choice of three colors: Black, Metallic Dark Blue, and Metallic Red.
If you're looking for a quality drum set at an entry-level price, Union offers the perfect solution. Union Drum Sets are designed and performance tested in the USA ... and come with everything needed to start playing, right out of the box. The UJ5 Junior Drum Set is designed for kids 3 to 8 years old : a great start for the youngster learning to play drums while developing the all-important coordination any drummer needs. It's a complete 5-piece junior drum set that is tunable and fully functional. Features include all-wood shells, a fully functioning hi hat stand, replaceable drumheads, matching wood snare drum with snare strainer, a floor-standing cymbal stand, and sturdy hardware. This is the ultimate junior drum set for the little guy or gal just starting out! The 5-piece junior kit includes a 10"x16" Bass Drum, 5.5"x8" & 6"x10" Rack Toms, 11"x13" Floor Tom, 5"x12" Wood Snare Drum, drum throne, snare stand, hi hat stand, straight cymbal stand, bass drum pedal, hi hat cymbals, a crash cymbal, sticks, and a tuning key. Available in your choice of three colors: Black, Dark Metallic Blue, and Wine Red.
Osebo the leopard has a fine drum, a huge drum, a magnificent drum. All the animals covet Osebo’s drum, but he won’t let anyone else have it, not even Nyame, the Sky-God. So, Nyame offers a big reward to the animal that brings him the drum. All try the monkey, the elephant, even the python and all fail. Can a very small tortoise succeed in outwitting the boastful leopard? Jessica Souhami’s vibrant collage illustrations, full of movement and humor, add additional appeal to this delightful story. The short, rhythmic text is perfect for reading aloud.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 2/23/2006Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Drum Musical Toy A durable high quality play drum produces excellent sound. The head is made of Melinex plastic. It includes a pair of drum sticks and a cord with a safety connector.Recommended Ages:3 – 4
Wonderworld Wonder Drum The little musician will love the Wonderworld Wonder Drum perfectly designed for small hands. Allows your child to create rhythm and tempo. The Wonder Drum helps develop dexterity skills, hand-eye coordination, stimulates auditory nerves and fine motor skills.
Use your hands to drum a beat. Or, bang away with the drumsticks. This multipiece conga drum set lets kids shake, rattle, thump and more. Includes large conga drum, two drumsticks, maracito (little maraca), shaker, bell shaker and play-along CD. Perfect for solo musical play or for a hoppin’, rockin’ band. Easy-to-use percussion instruments encourage kids to dance and move along to the beat. Tip: Add kid-friendly materials to the drum interior to experiment with new sounds. Why You’ll Love It: The transparent conga drum base doubles as a handy storage bin. Age: 18 months and up Includes Conga drum 2 drumsticks Maracito Shaker Bell shaker Free rhythm CD
Edushape Baby Drum This top-quality, lightweight, durable 7" drum is guaranteed to produce a professional sound. Product Dimensions (inches): 8.5 (L) x 5 (W) x 7.5 (H) Age: 12 months and upRecommended Ages:1 – 2
Your child can rock out and learn with the VTech KidiBeats Drum Set! This drum set for kids comes with a pair of drumsticks that can be used to tap the four different electronic learning drums. Your child can drum freestyle or play along to nine pre-set songs in a variety of musical styles. Or for more structured play, they can follow the lights on the drums as they learn about letters and numbers. With four ways to play and a variety of fun sounds, your child will love learning to the music with this educational toy!Recommended Ages:2 – 5
Two-handed thumping lights up the room with this award-winning drum. Tap the top to hear the beat and watch the lights. Roll it on the floor to listen to the chimes. Press the side buttons to hear melodies - like a playful Caribbean beat - and silly sound effects. Bonus: Toddlers develop cause-and-effect and motor skills while they play. Includes an on/off switch and volume control.Why You'll Love It: Squeeze it. Bang it. Bop it. Knock it. This durable drum keeps drumming along to your toddler's unique beat.Age: 1 year and upFeatures: On/off switch Volume control 3 modes of play: background music, drum and funny soundsRequired Batteries: 3 "AA" batteries (included)
Designed and shaped like a lollipop, kids will love to play with this pretuned graphic drumhead. Mallets are also included. Lollipop drums are an easy to play frame drum that is based on a simple drum design that has been around since mankind's earliest days. They are available in three sizes, 6", 8" & 10" with relative pitch high to low. Product Measures: 14" X 7" X 1" Recommended Ages: 3-up years
Bing. Bong. Bop. The PlanToys Solid Drum makes a series of melodic notes when tapped with the rubber-tipped mallet. Constructed of recycled rubber wood, this drum features a unique cutout zigzagging pattern on the drumhead to enhance the musical quality. The red and blue geometric border adds a modern, kid-friendly design. This tympani-like drum helps to develop eye-hand coordination, motor skills, sensory cognition, auditory nerves and rhythmic sensibility. Why You’ll Love It: Strike the drumhead in different spots, and you hear different sounds. Very clever. Features: Recommended Age: 19 months and up Made from rubber wood Nontoxic paints and dyes Made in Thailand Includes wooden drum and wooden mallet with rubber headABOUT 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.
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