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  • Item #: 035254
    Retail: $36.67
    Rainbow Price: $24.95

    Bring your art work to light! Crayola’s Ultimate Light Board lets you draw your creations right on the surface with the 6 bright gel FX markers, and then turn on the light to see the artwork really glow. The large rectangular surface easily wipes clean for the next project. Back panel is removeable so that images can be traced onto the surface. Powered by 3 AA batteries (not included?), you can take the board on the go, too.

  • Item #: 070581
    Retail: $39.99
    Rainbow Price: $31.95

    A laser blasts through the air and strikes a mirrored surface. Reflected at a 90 angle, it continues on, bouncing from one mirror to the next until coming to a dead stop on the non-mirrored surface of a playing piece. The triumphant strategist removes the "illuminated" piece from the board, while his opponent scrambles to ensure that the prize, his king, is safe, while endeavoring to adjust the mirrors to his advantage for his own attack. Your turn consists of moving one of your pieces either to an adjacent square or a quarter rotation in the same square, and then pressing the button to activate your laser. The idea is to move the angled mirrors in such a way as to "illuminate" your opponent's pieces (leaving fewer pieces he can move around to his advantage) and eventually strike his king. When you activate your laser, it can reflect off your pieces as well as your opponent's pieces, so all pieces in the laser's path need to be considered on your turn. The strategy requires a lot of careful planning, as you must activate your laser at the end of every turn whether you are ready to or not! The lasers for each player are located at opposite corners of the board. Zach

  • Item #: 037158
    Retail: $16.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.50
    Take a look at a hidden world with Nancy B's Black Light Illuminator. This set comes with an easy-grip black light (requires two AA batteries, not included), invisible ink pen, and 22-page activity journal. Use the black light to read invisible messages and look at special features of rocks, insects, flowers, and even security features on money. The journal includes great activities like making gelatin that glows and encrypting codes. The 'detective' in your family can now spend hours revealing unseen mysteries.
  • Item #: 009886
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.50

     

    Care for your own ant colony with this unique habitat! Simply send in the included coupon for your own group of harvester ants, then follow the directions to introduce them to their new home. The 8” tall circle is half filled with a unique blue gel that makes taking care of ants really easy. Not only will the ants tunnel through the gel, they will have all the sustenance they need--no feeding or watering required! Want to add some extra fun? Put three AA batteries (not included) in the base; then push the button to start a cool, multicolored light show! The lights illuminate the gel, making it easy to see what your ants are up to any time of day. Please note: the manufacturer will separately charge an additional $4 shipping to send the ants to you. ~ Laura

  • Item #: 069756
    Retail: $6.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.75

     Keep your hands free, guiding yourself through the dark! These headlamps feature an adjustable headband (fits just about any size head) and a padded front cushion for extra comfort! The white light mode illuminates like a typical light! The additional red light mode is great for keeping eyes adjusted to the dark: illuminating surroundings will preserving your night vision while working in the dark! Pivot the headlamp light to shine in front of or directly below you! This headlamp requires three AAA batteries (not included). 

  • Item #: 066496
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.75
  • Item #: 002172
    Retail: $68.30
    Rainbow Price: $44.95

    No longer limited to a flat base grid, you can now build circuits in 3D! Kit includes over 50 parts, including brand new ones like vertical stabilizer, base grid stabilizer and base grid support. The "Illumination" part of the title comes from new light-generating circuits like the 3-color light tunnel, lined lens, mirrors and reflecting circuits, and a projector with 6 different images. Use this kit stand-alone or in combination with all the other Snap Circuit kits. ~ Bob

  • Item #: 066497
    Retail: $34.99
    Rainbow Price: $34.75

     

      This is a good starter scope for your younger learners. Use it as a microscope or with your smart phone for greater magnification and easier viewing. This plastic scope is equipped with a zoom eyepiece, focus knob, stage with metal stage clips, 3 objectives (4X, 10X, 40X), LED illumination, and on/off switch. Also included in this set is the microscope, smart phone adaptor, 1 plastic prepared slide and 2 blank plastic slides and covers, 3 specimen vials, plastic graduated cylinder, pipette, tweezers, plastic magnifying glass, round tissue cutter, hatchery for brine shrimp eggs, yeast, brine shrimp eggs, and 2 AA batteries. The instruction booklet lists the parts of the microscope and how to use it and instructions for 6 experiments. You can view slides through the comfortable eyepiece or switch to the smart phone adaptor pad. This oval pad is covered with suction cups to hold your smart phone firmly in place over the eyepiece to view objects on your smart phone screen. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 063891
    ISBN: 9781441319494
    Retail: $12.95
    Rainbow Price: $10.50

       Whether you’re a hobbyist in fine lettering, wanting to learn more about the medieval art form of illuminating letters, or hoping to de-stress from the hustle of modern day in ancient creativity, this beautiful little workbook is the key. Each page consists of faint, soft blue graph paper to help you practice and learn illumination with little step-by-step drawing tutorials and illuminating techniques along the way. There are also blank letterforms to get you started from “A” to “Z” as you progress through the pages, just add a mystical creature here, some swirling vine and arabesque motifs there, fill-in the letter with a beautiful base color, then add some detailed accents with a white gel pen, and voilá, you’re an illuminator! You’ll find full-color samples of illuminated letters sprinkled amongst the pages of the practice book to give ideas and inspiration. 160 pgs, 6.25” x 8.25” hc. ~ Emily

  • Item #: 058062
    ISBN: 9780684868745
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $14.25

    Harold Bloom (originator of Bloom's Taxonomy, a hierarchy of learning) has selected the stories and poems in this anthology. Bloom does not accept the category of "Children's Literature" as he feels it implies stories have been dumbed down. He blends Kipling, Carroll, and Lear with Hawthorne, Gogol and Turgenev, all chosen to illuminate and entertain. He feels children often stop reading because they are not challenged by what they read. This anthology includes 41 stories (many quite short) and 83 poems, including 8 selections by Lewis Carroll. The writings are organized into four themed sections, one for each season. Most works are from the 19th century or earlier. Fantasy is represented in animal fables and fairy tales. Comedy is throughout. I loved reading Bloom's intro to the book. He is truly in love with the writing he has chosen for this collection. Some titles includes: the Wind and the Rain (Shakespeare,) A Crazy Tale (Chesterton,) the Remarkable Rocket (Wilde,) the Goose Girl (Bros Grimm,) the Stag Looking Into the Water (Aesop,) the Recessional (Saki,) the Red Shoes (Anderson,) the Eagle (Tennyson.) pb, 572pp. ~Sara

  • Item #: 046408
    Retail: $8.95
    Rainbow Price: $6.50

    Take a closer look at the world. This nifty device contains a 20x magnifier, an LED light for illumination, and a UV light to see security features on currency, invisible ink, security marks on IDs and passports, and more. It's tiny, too, at just over an inch long, an inch and a half tall, and 3/4ths of an inch wide. Slip it into a shirt pocket, or keep it in a drawer around the house – ready for whenever you want to see something in close detail. ~ Mark

  • Item #: 002152
    ISBN: 9780794521387
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $28.49

    This Bible story collection follows an extremely traditional and beautiful design externally: a distinctive, oversized, cloth-covered hardbound text with copper illumination. Well written key stories are relayed: 34 from the Old Testament and 34 from the New. I appreciate the depth of story communicated and the conversational, yet engaging tone. With Usborne, one might expect busy, brightly colored illustrations within the text. These, however, are muted water color and colored pencil and enhance the story rather than emphasize themselves. The gentle-colored, textured-looking pages also accentuate the story. Although aimed as a read-aloud for younger children, your upper elementary child will also enjoy reading these. A two-page illustrated map follows each Testament and 9 pages of alphabetized Who’s Who help identify main characters. A beautiful and meaningful keepsake! 191 pp, 8.5” x 11” hc. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 001432
    Retail: $14.00
    Rainbow Price: $9.50

    This pocket-sized microscope lets you turn any moment into a science lesson. Its lightweight and portable design makes it easy to take on field trips, nature walks or your own backyard. You can press it directly on the object for added stability. It features a built-in LED light for a crystal-clear image, and it's easy to focus and zoom. Measures 5" long and runs on G3 button cell batteries (included).

  • Item #: 001057
    ISBN: 9781484035986
    Retail: $39.49
    Rainbow Price: $35.50

    The Student Text is fairly self-directed, written as a conversation to the student. Students are guided, step by step through learning about and responding to their reading. Each chapter covers one book in 6-9 lessons. The lessons combine instruction and workbook into one format so that students respond to questions as students read through the text. As they complete their study of the literature, students must evaluate the conflict "colliding worlds" (man vs. man; man vs. ideas, etc.) involved, complete the quizzes and survey, take a vocabulary "quizzola," and complete the final, culminating activity. An "If You Liked This Book" section includes a list of additional readings. 8.5" x 11" 285 pp, sc.

  • Item #: ILWWCP
    Retail: $83.91
    Rainbow Price: $61.00

    Package includes:

    Friendly Persuasion

    Pudd'nhead Wilson

    War of the Worlds Thrift Edition

    Warriors Don't Cry

    Screwtape Letters w/ Screwtape Proposes Toast

    Peter Pan (Evergreen Classic)

    Tale of Two Cities Thrift Edition

    Fahrenheit 451

  • Item #: 074534
    ISBN: 9781681800219
    Retail: $23.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.50

  • Item #: 074533
    ISBN: 9781681800172
    Retail: $23.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.50

  • Item #: 074532
    ISBN: 9781681800202
    Retail: $23.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.50

  • Item #: 074531
    ISBN: 9781681800165
    Retail: $23.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.50

  • Item #: 074530
    ISBN: 9781681800158
    Retail: $23.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.50

  • Item #: 073684
    ISBN: 9780590445696
    Retail: $6.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.25

  • Item #: 069976
    ISBN: 9781547106288
    Retail: $18.00
    Rainbow Price: $16.75

     The indispensable Teacher’s Guide (nonreproducible, 173 pgs, pb) contains an explanation of all aspects of the literary analysis; key themes; a schedule of what to do before, during and after reading the selection; answers to student questions (when not open-ended), suggestions for further reading and study; and grading grids.

  • Item #: 069975
    ISBN: 9781547069576
    Retail: $43.00
    Rainbow Price: $40.95

     The Student Text (nonreproducible, 292 pgs, pb) focuses on characters: their motivations, conflicts, and point of view. Students will read author biographies, pertinent background information, and character elements in the literary context. They’ll complete exercises either in the book or in the free downloadable “Novel Notebook” and complete additional activities of their choosing.

  • Item #: 069974
    ISBN: 9781547148844
    Retail: $9.00
    Rainbow Price: $8.25

     Optional Quiz/Answer Key provides a duplicate paper form of the online quizzes and is reproducible for family use only (53 pgs, pb). 

  • Item #: 069469
    ISBN: 9781426209703
    Retail: $40.00
    Rainbow Price: $25.95

     

      This full-color illustrated book by National Geographic tells the epic story of history’s greatest conflict: from the rise of Nazi Germany to the fall of imperial Japan. The story of World War 2 is told from the perspective of those who lived, and in many case fought, through it. Readers will not only be given deeply personal accounts drawn from letters, diaries, and oral histories, but also over 525 rare photographs and numerous maps. If you have a keen interest in learning about the Second World War, then this publication is a great addition to your home library or classroom. This resource is included in the Well Planned Gal Modern World and Geography Curriculum. Measures 9 1/2”x 11”. 350 pgs, hc. ~ Mike

  • Item #: 068378
    ISBN: 9781935009191
    Retail: $15.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.49

    Now you can illuminate your notebook keyboard with this handy LED light. It takes no batteries and never needs replacing. Just connect to a USB port for extra lighting. The flexible neck allows you to adjust the light to your needs. There is an on/off switch at the top to make it more convenient to use.

  • Item #: 067038
    Retail: $36.99
    Rainbow Price: $27.95

     Planning a trip to the lake or sea? Children can explore their under-water surroundings with this quality water-resistant scope with 5x magnification, LED illumination and built in ruler and thermometer. Shhhh! It’s our secret that they will develop their observation skills and learn a bit of marine biology! The publisher reassures us that the scope’s expandable length will ensure children stay dry, but really, what fun is that?! Scope measures approx.12” to 22” fully extended. Encourage love of water and exploration, and watch learning come alive! Requires 3 AAA batteries-not included. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 065950
    Retail: $11.95
    Rainbow Price: $9.95

    This is the redesigned version of the original Rookie Racer. It has all the strength, speed, power, building and cost effectiveness of the original version. Measuring only 2.62”x 2.17” x 2.40”, this is the least expensive option in the OWI mini line.

    ▲CHOKING HAZARD (1). Not <3yrs.

  • Item #: 065218
    ISBN: 9780763687649
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.25