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  • Item #: 029378
    ISBN: 9780742401402
    Retail: $22.99
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    This curriculum guide for young children is crammed with a multitude of fun, educational activities to teach them about many different subjects while they learn their alphabet. The book is organized by the alphabet, with activities and reproducibles accompanying each letter. For example, the book begins with "A," which is introduced by a large capital "A," which children are invited to cover with "Aa's" they find in magazines or newspapers. The next page offers a couple of lines for them to practice printing upper and lowercase "A's" along with coloring pictures of related objects. Then it's on to the pages of activities. First there is a language arts page, which holds suggestions for such things as vocabulary words, fingerplays, recommended books, learning directions, and comparing. Then comes the math page, which introduces activities like sorting animal crackers, making patterns, and mathematical concepts like more and less. Next is social studies, which for "A" is themed around Agriculture and Farming. Children may create a farm scene, learn about farm animals, make butter and farm animal crackers, make a farm print, and learn about vegetables. On the science page, children will learn about air by finding ways to "see" it, like making simple sailboats and pinwheels, and experimenting with air. For two all-time favorite subjects of young children, art and music, there are also activities supplied. Children will enjoy making alphabet block prints, making personalized art display holders, painting aquariums

    and learning about mixing colors while creating abstract paintings, and singing "A" songs while getting acquainted with a couple of instruments. The last topic covered in each letter is gross motor/games. This page offers some games and activities to put children's energy to good use. They'll play the Alert and Auto Dodge games, learn aerobics, act like the animals, and practice being acrobats. On the backside of each activity page are reproducibles offering up reproducible activities such as coloring, matching and arranging. Some of these pages also hold the patterns needed to complete the activities suggested in the book. This same format continues for each letter of the alphabet. A total of over 600 activity suggestions, 130 reproducible games and patterns, and 50 alphabet identification pages are contained in this 320 page book. - Melissa

  • Item #: 003721
    ISBN: 9780742416246
    Retail: $15.99
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    This little kit presents a fun, colorful introduction to numbers. A thin write and wipe book invites students to count their way from one to ten. Each page showcases a different number, although the pages themselves are very similar. They contain a colorful scene with many different objects representing the number (three little frogs, three porcupines, three flowers, three dragonflies, etc.) which students can count. A guided line in the middle offers a place for students to practice writing the number. At the bottom of the page, children are encouraged to place the appropriate number of frogs (using the included frog counters) on the pond or log. Another couple of pages offer more counting activities, and the last spread in the book features a fun counting game. Kit includes the write n' wipe book, a write n' wipe pen, ten frog counters, and a 0-10 spinner housed in a sturdy box complete with a handle. – Melissa

  • Item #: 043317
    ISBN: 9781596730298
    Retail: $21.99
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  • Item #: 043323
    ISBN: 9781596730267
    Retail: $21.99
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  • Item #: 035693
    ISBN: 9781886930292
    Retail: $12.99
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    Many parents don’t know where to begin after making the decision to homeschool their young children. This book takes a very common sense approach with practical suggestions for getting started. Written from a Christian perspective, author Susan Lemons (a homeschooling mother of four) gives others the benefit of her homeschooling experience. She offers suggestions that fall somewhere between hands-off and rigidity by emphasizing relationships, simple daily routines, readiness, and reading aloud. Areas of development are covered in 26 chapters with a focus on ages 2 through 8. She offers an explanation of a variety of homeschool methods, resources, and curriculum options with an emphasis on spiritual and character-building. She cites Scripture and many well-known experts as she presents the information. Preschool is just the first step along the way to a fulfilling homeschool journey! 294 pgs, pb. Donna

  • Item #: 053608
    ISBN: 9781770661134
    Retail: $4.95
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  • Item #: 053607
    ISBN: 9781770661141
    Retail: $4.95
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  • Item #: 058840
    ISBN: 9781450814201
    Retail: $9.98
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  • Item #: 043318
    ISBN: 9781596730274
    Retail: $21.99
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  • Item #: 058816
    ISBN: 9781450827676
    Retail: $7.98
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  • Item #: 033413
    Retail: $33.00
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    Set includes a slide whistle, jingle stick, finger cymbals, rhythm sticks, recorder, maracas, kazoo, castanet, triangle set, and tone block. Instruments are made of wood, metal, and plastic. Packaged in a reusable cardboard storage box with handle.
  • Item #: 043963
    Retail: $0.00
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  • Item #: 043319
    ISBN: 9781596730304
    Retail: $21.99
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  • Item #: 043315
    ISBN: 9781596730342
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  • Item #: 028211
    ISBN: 9781609969844
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 051227
    Retail: $15.99
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    This jumbo pack of flashcards is perfect for your little learners. There are four packs of cards: Rhyming, Alphabet, Counting 0-25, and Shapes & Colors. Each pack has 50 or more cards and uses colorful graphics, aligns with learning standards, and each set comes in their own box so they don’t get all jumbled up. – Laura

  • Item #: 034881
    ISBN: 9780769663494
    Retail: $2.95
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    Set of 54 flashcards (5 ¼" x 3 ¼"). Each is the thickness of a regular playing card, has rounded edges, a glossy finish, and is printed in full color. Pictures along with uppercase and lowercase letters are on the front of each card with the picture word and four more words using that letter on the reverse side. Flashcards are included for each consonant, separate cards for long and short vowel sounds; separate cards for hard and soft c and g, and cards for blends bl, ch, cr,dr,fr, fl, gr, oo, qu, sh, sl, sn, sp, st, sw, th, tr, br, cl, gl; plus two cards of instructions for games, how to use the cards, and a rundown of skills developed. Pictures are realistic yet cartoonish in nature rather than photos. Use them to play games, alongside your curriculum, or just let your littles play with them as they learn.

  • Item #: 064382
    Retail: $19.99
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  • Item #: 004878
    ISBN: 9781476533377
    Retail: $8.95
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  • Item #: 039727
    ISBN: 9781589473508
    Retail: $3.99
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    This workbook will have your child practice organizing information, classifying, sequencing, completing picture analogies, and solving logic puzzles.
  • Item #: 062552
    ISBN: 9781426309281
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 058489
    Retail: $49.95
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  • Item #: 020456
    ISBN: 9780545429696
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 049191
    ISBN: 9781936024797
    Retail: $7.95
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  • Item #: 062000
    Retail: $19.99
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    Now serving up smart cookies. Each of these 8 decorated plastic cookies have a matching shape spot on the plastic baking tray. Help your little baker develop matching skills and practice identifying shapes & colors as they play.
  • Item #: 062548
    ISBN: 9781426308918
    Retail: $6.99
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  • Item #: 052406
    ISBN: 9781601593078
    Retail: $2.99
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       Do you have a little one who wants to do “school” when their siblings do? This is a perfect little pad of activity pages for just that. Black & white illustrations are engaging as the little ones practice early reading skills such as understanding letter sounds, classifying objects, identifying cause/effect relationships, sequencing, and matching sentences to pictures. Small format is great for on-the-go time! 5.5x8.5”, perforated across the top, 48pp. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 057588
    ISBN: 9781782352051
    Retail: $4.99
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  • Item #: 057231
    ISBN: 9789810713584
    Retail: $7.99
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  • Item #: 057236
    ISBN: 9789810713669
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.85