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  • Item #: 004079
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

    A wonderful aid for teaching calendar concepts. Magnets numbered 1-31 may be added to calendar daily to display current day of the month. Other magnetic pieces display months, seasons and weather, making this a useful tool for observing and recording daily weather conditions as well. The 12" x 16" calendar is grommeted for easy hanging if desired.

  • Item #: 057127
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

    If your little ones are learning letters and enjoy hands-on activities, these cute, colorful toys are a great "fit." Each alligator has two parts, the head and tail. On the head is an uppercase letter and on the tail is a lowercase letter. Children put the matching pieces together to form an alligator. To make matching easier, the 26 alligators are 5 different colors. Reusable storage container included. -Laura

  • Item #: 031064
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.82

    Four complete sets of magnetic foam letters - two sets of uppercase and two sets of lowercase! Vowels are made of red foam while consonants are blue. Letters measure up to 1.75" tall and come in a handy storage bucket. 104 pcs.~ Anh

    CHOKING HAZARD (1). Not <3yrs.

  • Item #: 015333
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $4.50

    Brightly-colored links form chains when attached. Fun for kids to play with, but also great to use in measurement activities, sorting, counting, and patterning. Links are each 1 5/8" x 3/4", elongated ellipses with opening on one side for linking. Set includes 100 links in red, blue, green and yellow.

  • Item #: 064396
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

      Phonics can be more than what you learn in books: colorful visually appealing toys are great learning tools. These cute puppies snap together to help children learn about letter sounds, word families, letter recognition, and rhyming. Ten heads and ten tails (in a plastic storage bucket) can be mixed and matched to create 55 different rhyming words. Each assembled puppy is about 4.5” long and 2” high. Use them over and over to expand vocabulary and work on fine motor skills. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 013734
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50
    Here's a set of Cuisenaire rods for the younger set. These are pretty cute, too! Bigger than regular rods (each ant has a 1" space, so 10 logs are 10" long) – and made of a soft, pliable (and quiet) vinyl material, there are 20 double-sided logs (2 sets of 1-10). Each log has ants on one side and numbers on the other side. Preschool math possibilities abound – matching, sorting, sequencing, counting, "10" number bonds (number family), addition, and subtraction. The logs are 7/8" wide (tall) and about ½" thick. A molded plastic storage tray fits inside the box; a small eight-page activity booklet is included. ~ Janice
  • Item #: 064388
    Retail: $21.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.95

      It’s a joy to invite ants to this picnic! This cute activity set helps children practice counting; number, upper- and lower-case letter identification; and color matching. They will also solve simple word and color-matching problems. Along with an activity guide, the set includes 30 ant counters (1.5” x 1”), 36 double-sided watermelon cards (English alphabet and numbers 1-10), a double-sided activity board, and 1 number and 1 color die. The instructions (in English, French, German, and Spanish) detail ideas for 6 different letter-related and 7 different number-related activities.

    CHOKING HAZARD (1). Not <3yrs.

  • Item #: 013730
    Retail: $22.99
    Rainbow Price: $17.95
    These adorable counters will be used for so much more than just counting and sequencing! There are six different figure types including a 2½" Dad, a slightly shorter Mom, even shorter girl and boy figures, one sitting baby and a cat. Each figure is included in six different colors and the set of 72 pieces is packaged in a plastic bucket with a lid. This family will transition easily from math time to playtime!
  • Item #: 064385
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

      Work on beginning math with these colorful Counting owls. This set includes 37 pieces – 25 owls (5 each of 5 colors), spinner, 1- activity cards, and one owl branch on which to roost your owls. Children will learn and practice counting, more/less, sorting, pattering, sequencing, and color identification. Math for little learners can be a ‘hoot’ with this hands-on counting kit. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 040593
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.50

    Introduce young students to weight and measurement with this durable set from Learning Resources. Included is the actual balance, which measures 16.5" x 6.5" x 6". It holds two clear plastic buckets that can be removed easily for emptying and allows students to see what they have placed inside. Any dry or liquid material can be measured in the buckets. Lids are included, which you can snap on top of the buckets and use as measurement platforms. The base of the balance scale has a built-in drawer to use as storage. In case you need something to weigh and balance, this set comes with some cute little bears that will certainly do the trick. There are 102 bears in six rainbow colors (17 of each color) and each bear measures 1" and weighs 4 grams. This is a very handy set that will help students have fun while they learn about balance and measurement. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 064394
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

    Use cars for math and counting fun for your little car enthusiasts. This set includes 25 tiny, colorful cars (5 each orange, green, purple, red, and blue), 2 foam number cubes, 1 foam color cube, two 12-inch pieces of track (numbered 1-10 and 11-20), a finish line, and an activity guide for suggested uses. Young learners can practice counting 1 through 20, basic addition, patterns, sequencing, more/less, and more. Make up your own games with the included pieces – I’m sure your little math mechanics can come up with some fun, hands-on, creative ideas for practicing math! ~ Donna

  • Item #: 044642
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $18.95

    Create your own sentence "recipe" while learning parts of speech with this fun game. The center of the game board features a whimsical illustration of chefs cooking, while the perimeter contains colored squares labeled with parts of speech (noun, pronoun, adjective, conjunction, etc.). To play, each player picks a recipe card. Each recipe card contains a list of "ingredients" needed to build a sentence. For example, the cheesecake recipe card lists the following ingredients: 1 pronoun, 2 nouns, 2 verbs, 1 adverb, and 1 adjective. Players then spin and move around the board, drawing a Parts of Speech Ingredient Card that corresponds with the space they landed on. The first person to complete their sentence recipe – and read it aloud – wins! Includes 150 ingredient cards (listing individual words that correspond to the parts of speech), 4 recipe cards, a spinner, 4 chef pawns, and an instruction guide. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 024310
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $18.95

    Make learning geography fun with this large inflatable globe that is great to use in a variety of activities. The globe is made from vinyl plastic so after it's inflated, it becomes a durable ball that's great to throw around. The globe is 27" in diameter and the oceans are clear so the globe is basically see-through. The different continents are shown in different bold colors, but the individual borders of countries/states are not shown. There are latitude and longitude lines on the globe, but absolutely nothing in labeled. Luckily, you can use standard wet-erase markers (not included) to label the globe as you see fit and then clean it off with a damp cloth and start over again! A hook and string are included so it's possible to hang the globe from the ceiling and a repair kit makes it easy to fix leaks in the globe (which are hard to come by). A small sheet of activity ideas is included. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 041567
    ISBN: 9781569112656
    Retail: $1.80
    Rainbow Price: $1.75

    Perfect for recording experiments and observations, these 32-page journals feature a half page of writing lines with a top blank drawing area on each left-hand page, and 1-cm grid paper on the right-hand page.

  • Item #: 014888
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.95

       These cards (in combination with the All About Me Family Counters, #13730) provide a fun introduction to number skills. Use this set of 20 cards and activity guide to work on sorting and grouping, patterns and sequencing; size recognition; sharing; early addition and subtraction; counting up to 10; introduction to Venn diagrams; positional language; more or less, and more. Cards are color-coded and the activities tell you which cards to use along with simple instructions. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 044643
    Retail: $36.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.95
  • Item #: 021351
    Retail: $34.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.28

    Bake tasty cookies, pie, and bread with this bakery set! This plastic set includes a mixing bowl and spoon, rolling pin, knife, pie server, baking sheet, cookie dough with cut-out cookies, a crackable egg with yolk, bread slices, a pie (6 pieces), fruits, and a measuring cup and spoons. ~ Lisa

  • Item #: 008165
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50
  • Item #: 020312
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $18.95

    Here come the herds! The Triceratops are getting ahead! By finding the ones, tens, hundreds, and thousands, adding and arranging the numbered dice, you can move your herd of colorful dinos toward the rainbow finish line. Watch out! A stegosaurus has stepped on your space! Who gets to move ahead? Roll the bigger number, and you do. With 3 math games for younger kids, Dino Math Tracks is designed to reinforce counting, place value, addition and subtraction skills, and word problems in a fun way. For 2-4 players.

  • Item #: 008171
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50
  • Item #: 008173
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50
  • Item #: 015886
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.95

    Give your youngster a head start on patterns and logic with these colorful pattern and sequencing cards. This set contains 15 double-sided cards for use with Three Bear Family Counters. Counters are used to physically duplicate the pattern printed on each card. Occasionally, an activity card will ask your child to predict the next bear (both size and color) that best fits the pattern. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 015822
    Retail: $1.79
    Rainbow Price: $1.50

    Check sums and differences from 0 to 20 without a calculator. This handy gadget is made of two numbered rules, joined so that the bottom rule slides back and forth across the top rule. The top rule, approx. 8 ½" long, is numbered from 0 to 20 on both front and back. The bottom rule, approx. 4" long, is numbered from +1 to +9 on one side and from -1 to -9 on the other. To use the self-checker, simply line up the arrow on the bottom rule with a number on the top rule, say 7. Then, to determine the value of 7 + 5, find the number on the top rule that corresponds to +5 on the bottom rule. Made of sturdy blue and yellow plastic. Please note that the self-checker does not handle negative numbers or sums greater than 20. ~ Anh

  • Item #: 036061
    Retail: $36.99
    Rainbow Price: $27.95

    This huge calendar is intended to be used in a classroom setting, but could be fun in a home as well. The chart measures 30.75"W x 44.25"H and is made out of durable nylon. The calendar and chart is great for exploring days of the week, months, years, weather, seasons, holidays, and special events. The blue nylon background has clear plastic pockets. Colorful word, number, and picture cards made out of laminated cardboard are included to put in the pockets. On the top of the chart there are pockets for month and year cards (up through 2026). Then the days of the week are listed, and there are plenty of square pockets to insert numbers to form that month's calendar. The next section of the chart has a pocket for the current day of the week, the day it was yesterday, and the day it will be tomorrow. A pocket to display a season card is also included. A section for "Today's Weather" is then located on the bottom of the chart with pockets to insert cards that display things like rain, a cloud over the sun, snowflakes, wind, etc. There are 76 picture cards (including 12 blank cards you can decorate yourself), that can be placed on the calendar showing holidays, seasons, and special classroom events like field trips and the last day of school. There are 19 word cards displaying the months and days of the week and 41 number cards that show the years and dates. Three yellow storage pockets are sewn into the bottom of the chart to hold all the cards not in use. Six holes are punched in the top of the chart and reinforced with metal for easy hanging. This chart provides a fun way to start off your school day and is a great visual aid for teaching young kids about calendars. ~ Rachel

  • Item #: 025155
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.13

    This durable and unique camping set has a battery powered pretend stove and lantern to make your camping site almost real (2 AA batteries are needed for each one, but not included). Included in this set are a small shovel, first aid kit, stove, lantern, pan, cup, water bottle, utensil set and a compass watch combo. The hunter green, orange and gray colors make this kit that much more authentic looking.~ Phyllis

  • Item #: 039135
    Retail: $5.99
    Rainbow Price: $4.95

    Need some extra rubberbands? This bag includes a quarter-pound (approximately 250) of rubberbands in assorted colors and sizes.

  • Item #: 003412
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50
  • Item #: 003415
    ISBN: 9781569111833
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $1.95
  • Item #: 054966
    Retail: $27.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.44

    Open your own pizza place with this fun pretend play set. The set includes a 4-piece individual sized pizza, eight toppings (2 each of pepperoni, black olive clusters, mushroom clusters, and green pepper slices), pizza pan, pizza delivery box, pizza cutter, spatula, write & wipe menu card, and a cloth child-sized apron. The pizza pieces and topping all stick together with hook-and-loop fasteners so kids can "cut" the pizza apart, and top and re-top the pizza with their favorite toppings.

  • Item #: 011679
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.50

    Triangles within a triangle, squares within a square… these large, colorful plastic shape templates teach and reinforce basic geometry and relational shape concepts. This set contains five large plastic shapes (triangle, circle, square, rectangle, and hexagon), each with five smaller cutout holes that represent variations of that shape. For example, the triangle template has five triangle holes, each a different size and angle. The cutout holes are perfect for tracing shapes, and would be useful in art projects as well as math class. Templates measure 6" x 6" (approx; varies by shape). ~ Lisa