A sweet and nostalgic look at the Everyman's outdoor sporting fun-sledding. A successful sledmaker takes readers through a brief history of sleds and sledding, and taps into the emotional pull that many of us feel when we see those first frosty snowflakes-and a classic wood-and-metal flyer. From the use of sleds in the Olympic Games and the proper technique for kick sledding to choosing a good hill and making the perfect cocoa, this book is sure to charm readers of all ages.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/1/2007Pages: 75
Pete is a perfectly predictable, practical, uncomplicated pig. At least, he was . . . before a runaway circus elephant named Pickles stampeded into his life, needing a friend. Pickles is larger than life and overflowing with imagination. She takes Pete swandiving off Niagara Falls. (Sort of.) And sledding down the Matterhorn. (Sort of.) Pete goes along for the wild ride and actually begins to enjoy himself . . . until Pickles goes too far. And Pete tells her she must leave. Yet sometimes the simple life isn'tall it's cracked up to be. Pulitzer Prize?winning cartoonist Berkeley Breathed offers two new irresistible characters and a heartfelt, hilarious look at the rarity of true friendship.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/16/2008Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Birthday Box Kids can now unleash the untapped potential of an empty box with The Birthday Box. You normally throw off the box that a toy is delivered in. But this book helps kids use this box to fly, sail on a ship or even sled down a slippery terrain in their imagination. This book is full of adventurous ideas as to how to make the most of an empty box. Why You'll Love It: This picture book unlocks the potential of an empty box. It encourages kids to think of new ways to play with their birthday boxes. Features Encourages kids to play with empty boxes Improves imagination and creative thinking in kids Interesting pictures Illustrator: Leslie Patricelli
Playmobil Sled CarouselSeat the figures on the sleds and spin them around the carousel. Set includes four figures, functioning carousel, and other accessories. Recommended for ages four to ten. Playmobil, Germany's largest toy manufacturer, is headquartered in Zirndorf, Germany and has been producing and distributing toys for more than 36 years. The miniature worlds of Playmobil encourage children to explore and learn while having fun. Children's imaginations are transported to medieval times with the Playmobil castle, to the adventurous seas with Playmobil pirates, and many other themed playworlds. The figures can bend, sit, stand, and turn their heads to make realistic role play possible.
In this almost wordless picture book, a host of woodland creatures take a child's sled for a nighttime joy ride. Their whimsical ride is gorgeously depicted in bold watercolor, complemented by humorous expressions and pitch-perfect sound effects. With a timeless tone and classic characters, RED SLED will become a wintertime favorite.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/1/2011Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 2 and Up
Sled dogs must love to run. Sled dogs must be strong. Sled dogs must obey commands. Sled dogs must get along with teammates. Puppy Yukon is the only girl in her litter, and she's got high energy. Could she be a leader in the sled dog team? Trainer Roberta works with the puppies. Yukon is faster and smarter than her brothers. Roberta thinks Yukon can help lead the team! Yukon continues to train with her team for two long years. Is she finally ready to race? Mush! Mush!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/8/2013Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Lucky Bums Foam Sled (52-Inch) The Lucky Bums 52 inch foam sled is the ideal sled for thrill seekers on the sledding hill. Made of durable foam, the 52 inch sled can handle one or two riders and includes four grip handles and cool graphics. Hold on because this sled really moves and is fun for all ages. Limited lifetime warranty against material or workmanship defect.Features:Hold on tight with the Lucky Bums 52-inch one or two rider foam sledDurable foam sled with smooth bottom and 4 handles that accommodates one or two ridersHot graphics and cool design for this sledding hill favoriteFun for all ages
Otter Sport Sled Travel Cover, Small Our heavyweight fabric is extremely durable and waterproof and features a shock cord sewn into the hem to seal out snow, slush, water and mud. Designed to fit sled with basic gear.
Lucky Bums Plastic Torpedo Sled, Red The Lucky Bums Plastic Shovel Seat Sled is a new twist in sled design. Made of durable polyethylene, this 34" sled provides built in handles, a compartment for your feet, and fun filled afternoons on the sledding hill. Limited lifetime warranty against material or workmanship defect.Features:Unique single person plastic shovel seat design with built in handlesSit down, grab the handles, and rest your feet in the front compartment for a fun ride in this durable polyethylene sled34-inches longFun for all ages
Just Be a Sled Head Wire Notebook Just Be's Just Be a Sled Head Wire Notebook consists of 150 micro-perfed pages. This double wiro bound notebook is made from 100-percent recycled paper. This item is made in the United States.
For centuries, sled dogs pulled the people of northern climates over otherwise impassable distances of snow and ice, guiding them home through trackless wilderness. These burly, strong dogs were the lifeblood of the northern winter world. Today, from races like the famed Iditarod and the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon to sled dog tours, people from all climates are rediscovering the joy of this dog-powered sport. Born to Pull is a celebration of sled dogs who love to run in cold and snowy Minnesota, including lively stories from veteran mushers, insider information on dog care and training, and breathtaking watercolor illustrations that make the dogs come to life on the page.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 10/26/2009Pages: 96Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
KHW Snow Shuttle Red Snow Sled Snow Shuttle is a new and innovative snow item on the market. Its robust construction and sleek design will make this item fast, safe and will bring tons of fun and joy to while being used on the snow. Stainless Steel reinforcement blades will make this toy fastest on the hill.Recommended Ages:8 – 15
Lucky Bums Inflatable Racer Sled, Measures approximately 40 inches long when inflated provides an air cushioned ride down any snow covered hillInflatable sled with smooth bottom and2handles that accommodates one rider, Heavy duty PVC with sealed seams gives durability and strength; with cool graphics, Fun for all ages
Fisher Price Imaginext DC Super Friends: Bane Battle Sled DC Super Friends villains like Bane help young superheroes create their own crime-fighting stories where they get to save the day! Kids can fit Bane into the Battle Sled, rev up the flywheel, set it down and watch it take off! And Batman better watch out, because with the push of a button, the Battle Sled can launch a projectile! Product Features Create your own superhero stories with Imaginext DC Super FriendsRev up the Battle Sled, set it down and watch it goPush button to launch projectiles during battleIncludes Imaginext Bane figure with chain helmet, Battle Sled, two projectiles and chain play pieceAdd to the fun by collecting all Imaginext DC Super FriendsRecommended Ages: 3-7 yearsProduct Measures: 8" x 4" x 6.5
Looked up to and loved by children in his congregation, J.C Ryle took their spiritual lives very seriously. Here is a collection of stories for children by this great communicator including 'The two bears'. J. C Ryle encourages us to teach the whole Scripture to children and not just parts of it.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/1/2001Pages: 144
The #1 children's dictionary in America is now completely revised with a stunning design! With more than 3,000 images and 35,000 up-to-date entries, the most trusted name in children's reference is easy to navigate and fun to peruse. Authoritative, accurate, and current, the Macmillan Dictionary for Children is the ideal resource for beginning readers and spellers.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 7/10/2007Pages: 848Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Here is the dramatic and moving story of one child's transformation from a normal, middle-class kid from the suburbs to an activist, fighting against child labor on the world stage of international human rights. Making headlines around the globe, Graig Keilburger and his organization, Free the Children, which he founded at the age of twelve, have brought unprecedented attention to the worldwide abuse of children's rights. Free the Childrenis a passionate and astounding story and a moving testament to the power that children and young adults have to change the world, as witnessed through the achievements of one remarkable young man.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 11/17/1999Pages: 321
Does your class or children's group need a jump start in producing thrilling, engrossing, lively theater?Joy, greed, love, fear, and gluttony are just a few of the elements woven into Shakespeare's plays; these timeless topics provide endless fascination for children of any age.In Shakespeare with Children: Six Scripts for Young Players, Elizabeth Weinstein retains the beauty of Shakespeare s original language and the sheer fun of acting onstage, while substantially shortening and adapting six plays for children ages eight to thirteen.These forty-minute scripts come with an arsenal of practical suggestions for simple productions. Teachers (and parents) will find ideas for easy back-of-the-closet costume pieces, as well as for sets, props, and music. Historical and literary background is also provided.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/15/2008Pages: 240
The United States and its allies invaded Iraq seven years ago. Today the country is still at war, and no one can claim that true democracy has come. Four million Iraqis have been displaced, and about half of them, unable to flee the country, are now living in remote tent camps without access to schools, health care, or often even food and clean water. In Children of War, a companion title to Off to War: Voices of Soldiers’ Children, Deborah Ellis turns her attention to the most tragic victims of the Iraq war Iraqi children. She interviews two dozen young people, mostly refugees living in Jordan, but also a few who are trying to build new lives in North America. Their frank and harrowing stories reveal inspiring resilience as the children try to survive the consequences of a war in which they play no part.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/25/2010Pages: 128Reading Level: Age 12 and Up
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