This lively collection of global songs takes children and parents on a musical journey to faraway places where they can beintroduced to other people and places around the world. A trip to the World Playground makes exploring other culturesa adventure for music fans of all ages! Featured artists include Manu Chao,Taj Mahal and Cedella Marley Booker. *Parents’ Choice Winner
The latest in Putumayo World Music’s acclaimed music series for children features a star-studded cast of artists singing classic folk and blues songs. Arlo Guthrie, Taj Mahal, Dan Zanes, Keb’ Mo’, and others offer a mix of unforgettable folk, blues, bluegrass, swing and reggae that children and their families can easily sing along with. Sing Along With Putumayo includes entertaining and informative liner notes in English, Spanish and French, with song lyrics, artist biographies and Nicola Heindl’s distinctive colorful illustrations. The celebratory spirit of Sing Along With Putumayo will bring the whole family together.. They can view the “Sing Along song lyrics, download song chords and colorful screen savers and learn fun facts about different cultures around the world. Putumayo Kids is committed to high quality, fun and culturally authentic globetrotting resources and its CDs and cultural activity kits have won top awards from the American Library Association, Parents’ Choice, the National Parenting Publications, Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, DiscoverySchool.com and “Best of from Scholastic publications. Recent releases include the Latin Playground Bilingual Activity Kit, African Playground and Dreamland: World Lullabies and Soothing Songs. Awards: 2005 Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award2004 NAPPA Honors Award2004 Parents’ Choice Silver Award
Putumayo Kids Jazz Playground CDPutumayo World Music was established in 1993 to introduce people to the music of the world's cultures. The label grew out of Putumayo clothing company, founded by Dan Storper in 1975 and sold in 1997. Co-founder Michael Kraus joined Dan to launch Putumayo World Music and establish a non-traditional sales division. Putumayo World Music has become known primarily for its upbeat and melodic compilations of great international music characterized by the company's motto: "guaranteed to make you feel good!" Putumayo's CD covers feature the distinctive art of Nicola Heindl, whose colorful, folkloric style represents one of Putumayo's goals: to connect the traditional to the contemporary. By combining appealing music and visuals with creative retail marketing, Putumayo has developed a unique brand identity - a rarity in today's artist-based music industry.
Putumayo Kids announces the newest addition to its award-winning catalog: French Playground, a musical rendez-vous of fun French and French Creole songs that will delight children of all ages. French Playground reflects the rich variety of Francophone music. It features 12 songs by artists from France, the Caribbean, Africa and Quebec. Bilingual families and children learning French or English will enjoy the fact that the complete lyrics for each song are printed in both languages. As with all Putumayo CDs, French Playground features full-color liner notes with artist and cultural information. The CD is a great resource for language and social studies teachers. The artists on French Playground include some of the most popular children’s performers in their respective countries, along with successful pop artists such as Pascal Parisot, Thomas Fersen, Tryo and Ariane Moffat whose songs were selected for their all-ages appeal. Musical styles range from French chanson and Gypsy jazz to the twoubadou music of Haiti and the rootsbending style of Triton, who is from Mauritius, an island off the east coast of Africa. Gallic joie de vivre is expressed in each of the tunes, from the opening song’s invitation to “tickle the sun with a ladybug (Chatouiller le Ciel avec Toi), to songs that celebrate the beauty of the South of France (Clic-Clac Oh C’est Beau!). Some of the tracks provide tasty little slices of French life, including "Bonjour, Bonjour," which tells of a little bus’s journey past boulangeries and other neighborhood spots. Children will also enjoy a young man’s memories of staying with his grandparents (Petit Francais).
Putumayo Kids promises to entertain, educate, and inspire cultural curiosity through a variety of music from around the world. Celtic music is know as much for its upbeat jigs and reels as its tranquil, lilting melodies. Celtic Dreamland focuses on the softer side, with a beautiful collection of lyrical songs that take their cue from the rich traditions of Ireland, Scotland, eastern Canada, and beyond. Perfect for settling your wee one down into a peaceful slumber, or as a gift to yourself when you're craving a little quiet time and relaxation. The album joins the successful Dreamland series alongside Dreamland: World Lullabies and Soothing Sounds and Asian Dreamland.
Putumayo Kids presents Acoustic Dreamland, a soothing collection of songs for bedtime and relaxation. Celebrated singer-songwriters perform unplugged music to lull children to sleep and for adults to unwind to. The CD includes songs originally recorded by the Allman Brothers, James Taylor, Wilco and Mary Chapin Carpenter, among others. A read-aloud, mini storybook that parents can share with their children at bedtime accompanies the CD. Acoustic Dreamland is the fifth release in Putumayo Kids' popular Dreamland Series.Product Measures: 5.5" x 5" x 0.25"Recommended Ages: 0 years and up
Putumayo invites listeners to turn down the lights and relax to tranquil melodies, beautiful lullabies and soothing songs from Africa, Europe,North and South America and Asia. The album opens with a gorgeous lullaby sung by Angelique Kidjo, accompanied by legendary guitarist Santana. Perfect for relaxation or bedtime, Dreamland creates a calm atmosphere for people of all ages. Liner notes in English/Spanish/French/German *Parents’ Choice Winner
Putumayo Kids presents Kids World Party, a global medley of fun tunes from Trinidad to South Africa. Kids World Party marks a special partnership with Amnesty International, with 50c US from the sale of each CD going to the Nobel Peace Prize-winning organization in commemoration of its 50th anniversary and in support of its work to promote and protect human rights worldwide.Product Measures: 5.5" x 5" x 0.25"Recommended Ages: 0 years and up
Putumayo Kids presents Instrumental Dreamland, a collection of soothing tunes for relaxation and bedtime. The first all-instrumental album from the label, it is the 6th release in the award-winning, best-selling Dreamland series, which has long helped parents around the world ease their children to sleep.Product Measures: 5.5" x 5" x 0.25"Recommended Ages: 0 years and up
The True Meaning of ChristmasNo other time of the year is filled with as much excitement and gleeful expectancy as Christmas, and no one seems to enjoy the season more than children. Christmas is a time for making memories. And musical memories are one of the most precious gifts we can give the children we love. Authors Joni Eareckson Tada and Bobbie Wolgemuth offer some of their favorite Christmas carols in this collection for children to cherish. This treasure book will give your children a special vision of the true meaning of Christmas. Let the children you love celebrate the joy and warmth of Christmas with heartwarming stories and singing along with Joni, Bobbie, and the children on the enclosed richly orchestrated CD. Passing along a favorite Christmas tradition has never been easier or more fun. This yuletide collection features twelve timeless and traditional Christmas carols with delightful stories from the Bible, devotionals, simple piano music, guitar chords, and beautiful original illustrations by Sergio Martinez."Thanks be to God for his inexpressible gift!" -2 Corinthians 9:15 (ESV)Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/28/2004Pages: 96Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Little Pim CD - Spanish Bop Little Pim Spanish Bop CD is a fun way to enhance children's language abilities. 15 songs, 12 of which are sung in Spanish can be enjoyed on their own or as part of the award winning Little Pim DVD series. Each CD contains a 16 page lyrics book that highlights vocabulary taught on the DVDs, and an English translation of all the songs. The Spanish CD features three original songs by Milkshake, a popular band on the kid music circuit and one song by Grammy award winner Dan Zanes & Friends. Little Pim Spanish Bop will be enjoyed by the entire family.
Little Pim CD - French Bop Little Pim French Bop CD is a fun way to enhance children's language abilities. 15 songs, 12 of which are sung in French can be enjoyed on their own or as part of the award winning Little Pim DVD series. Each CD contains a 16 page lyrics book that highlights vocabulary taught on the DVDs, and an English translation of all the songs. The French CD features three original songs by Milkshake, a popular band on the kid music circuit. Little Pim French Bop will be enjoyed by the entire family.
One of the oldest and best ways to teach kids languages, updated for the 21st century Grownups have been using simple songs to teach young children the rudiments of languages since long before people danced sur le pont d'Avignon. Now the Let's Sing and Learn series, CD Editions brings that tried-and-true method up-to-date for today's modern kid. Each book/CD set contains collection of 20 original songs that combine catchy melodies with simple, cleverly-disguised lessoning vocabulary and expression. Written by accomplished songwriter-linguists, the songs cover a variety of subjects, including greetings, colors, counting, the alphabet, the days of the month, relationships, and more. And most importantly, the songs are easy to learn and fun to sing, making them the perfect medium for introducing children, ages three to six, to the words, accents, and rhythms of other languages. Each book/CD set includes:20 original tunes covering an array of everyday subjects A CD recording of the songs that provides a model of proper pronunciation and rhythm Simple musical scores that parents and teachers can use to accompany young learners English translations for each song and suggested actions Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 6/27/2003Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Introduce your child to Clifford the Big Red Dog and his original story, now available as a read-along with a CD that includes two readings of the story that helps kids build improtant reading skills.This is how it all began--in 1963, Norman Bridwell published his very first Clifford book, and kids have loved Clifford ever since. He's an adorable dog whose well-meaning bumblings have great kid-appeal. Clifford is Emily Elizabeth's, and everyone's, favorite big red dog! Read along to the original Clifford story with an audio CD that includes two readings to help kids build important reading skills.Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 6/1/2006Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
This beautiful book and accompanying CD features 10 carols as well as songbook lyrics, music notation, and illustrations by H. A. Rey. The 30-minute CD will include original recordings of these songs: O Christmas Tree, Deck the Halls, We Three Kings, Good King Wenceslas, I Saw Three Ships, O Come, All Ye Faithful, The First Noel, O Little Town of Bethlehem, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, and Silent Night. With gold foil on the cover, its classic illustration style, and cd of original music, this is truly a gift book to treasure. Joyce Raskin, Chick Graning, Joe Propatier, of the popular band Scarce, and Matt White provide the original music. Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Joyce Raskin says, "Our band has reinterpreted H. A. Rey's traditional Christmas Carols as a folksy, lighthearted, and kid-friendly set of recordings—a little Carter family, Mazzy Star, and Buddy Holly mixed together. We hope its musical fun for kids of all ages."Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 9/20/2010Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Yes, learning German can be fun for your child! Developed by language-learning expert Catherine Bruzzone, the German for Children program is a fun and effective way for your child to learn the German language and culture. This introduction gets your son or daughter speaking German right from the very beginning and keeps him or her engaged with a wide range of activities and games that keep language-learning fun. A complete program, this package features:A full-color illustrated guidebook that features cartoons, characters, and fun factsTwo audio CDs that guide your child through the course and teach language through a combination of German-language songs, games, and activitiesAn activity book filled with interactive puzzles and games that reinforce new language skillsAdvice for you on helping your kid get the most out of thelanguage-learning experience.Free print and audio downloads. Topics include: Saying hello, Saying "yes" and "no", Saying where places are, Talking about family, Around the house, Saying what you like to do, Describing things, At the zoo, At a picnic, Happy Birthday!Book Details:Format: Book+CDPublication Date: 12/24/2010Pages: 80
They Might Be Giants' latest selection for the family is Here Come the ABCs. Not only kid tested and approved, this is easily the most entertaining refresher course in the ABCs you'll ever hear. They Might Be Giants pursue intriguing flights of fancy that consider everything from the relative power of letters and sounds to animal hijinks! Includes 23 new songs and 2 bonus tracks including "Alphabet of Nations" and "E Eats Everything"!
From Alfred Music, the worldwide leader in music education products since 1922, comes Alfred's Kid's Guitar Starter Pack: Electric Edition--Everything You Need to Play Electric Guitar Today! This award-winning, best-selling, complete starter pack includes a high-quality 3/4-size Firebrand electric guitar, deluxe accessories including a portable amplifier, a gig bag carrying case with straps, a Firebrand portable electronic tuner with batteries included, a set of Firebrand guitar picks, and Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course (Book, CD, DVD and Software), the world's best-selling multimedia instruction series for kids! Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course (Book, enhanced-CD, DVD): Alfred's Kid's Guitar Course is the #1 best-selling guitar method for kids! This award-winning ("Best Product of the Year" ---Disney's iParenting Media Award) method is the easiest guitar method ever for kids ages 5 and up. Using plain language that's easy for kids to understand, three irresistible guitar experts guide students along---a clever classical dog, one cool jazz cat, and a friendly alligator who loves the blues---they focus attention by pointing out what's important on each page and make learning music fun! Kids will learn to play chords and melodies, read music, and perform lots of fun songs!
A perfect murderA faceless witnessA lone courtroom champion knows the whole truth . . . and he's only thirteen years oldMeet Theodore Boone In the small city of Strattenburg, there are many lawyers, and though he's only thirteen years old, Theo Boone thinks he's one of them. Theo knows every judge, policeman, court clerk?and a lot about the law. He dreams of being a great trial lawyer, of a life in the courtroom. But Theo finds himself in court much sooner than expected. Because he knows so much?maybe too much?he is suddenly dragged into the middle of a sensational murder trial. A cold-blooded killer is about to go free, and only Theo knows the truth. The stakes are high, but Theo won't stop until justice is served. Brimming with the intrigue and suspense that made John Grisham a #1 international bestseller and the undisputed master of the legal thriller, Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer will keep readers guessing and pages turning.Book Details: Format: Book+CD Publication Date: 5/25/2010 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
From Alfred Music, the worldwide leader in music education products since 1922, comes Alfred's Kid's Ukulele Course 1 Starter Pack! This award-winning, best-selling, complete starter pack includes a high-quality Firebrand wood ukulele with nylon strings, deluxe accessories including a custom-fit lightweight gig bag with carrying handle, an extra set of nylon ukulele strings, and Alfred's Kid's Ukulele Course (Book, CD, DVD). Ukulele features all wood construction for a full, rich tone, and a wood fretboard with fret markers for effortless playing. Chrome tuners keep the instrument securely in tune and sounding perfect! Clear nylon strings allow for pure tone and easy playability. The beautiful, warm finish is sure to impress! Gig bag carrying features zippered closure. The Ukulele Course uses plain language that's easy for children to understand, with three irresistible ukulele experts to guide students along---a clever classical dog, one cool jazz cat, and a friendly alligator who loves the blues! They focus attention by pointing out what's important on each page and make learning music fun. Children will learn to play chords and melodies, read music, and perform lots of fun songs! For children ages 5 and older.Materials: Wood, Plastic, Nylon, Chrome. Assembled Dimensions: 22" L x 9.5" W x 3" H (Packaged). Weight: 1 LB.
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