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  • Item #: 067481
    ISBN: 9780486813790
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     Explore the United States through crosswords, mazes and puzzles! From Ft. Denali (McKinley) in Alaska to Old Faithful in Wyoming, children will have fun while learning as each page contains an overview of the area and the related activity. A sampling of activities includes: comparing 2 images of Mount Rushmore for differences; adding numbers together to find the correct path down from Kilauea Volcano; unscrambling words to find the letters that spell Hoover Dam’s original name and much more  -39 activities total! Includes solutions. Excellent supplement to your US Geography course or a fun vacation/car school learning activity. 46 pgs, sc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 067480
    ISBN: 9780486809342
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     There are many fun-filled activities in this book including word scrambles, word searches, mazes, codes, find-the-differences, and other entertaining puzzles. Each page also contains a historical fact related to the constitution. This resource would be a fun complement to a constitution study or as an introduction to the constitution. Answers included. Non-reproducible. 36 pgs. ~ Gina

  • Item #: 044125
    ISBN: 9781564723574
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    There is a lot to know about how elections work and what elections are for. These hands-on activities will have kids working on all kinds of research projects, arts, crafts, cooking, speech writing, debating, scrapbooking, games, and more. The activities explore types of government, voting rights, political parties, local elections, presidential elections, the electoral college, political advertising, speeches, debates, and other important aspects of the electoral process (such as political cartoons). Activities can be used for groups or individuals, with only 2 or 3 requiring a larger group of students. 40 activities are included, along with ideas for cross-curricular projects, and election vocabulary list, a recommended literature list, and an answer key. All 48 pages are perforated. – Zach

  • Item #: 050254
    ISBN: 9781847808622
    Retail: $9.99
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  • Item #: 011146
    ISBN: 9781409392477
    Retail: $9.99
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  • Item #: 011144
    ISBN: 9781409392484
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    Combine the fun of the much loved, war style card game with a fact packed activity book! Each book comes with a 20 card set of Top Trump cards in a cardboard box. Play the game, then read through the book for added information about each of the creatures featured as well as colorful pictures, mazes, puzzles, and more. 32 softcover pages each. " Laura

  • Item #: 000519
    ISBN: 9780486401683
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    What study of the states would be complete without a little coloring? Well, it's not really an essential, but it can reinforce the learning. Attractive blackline coloring pages are brimming with information about each of the 50 states, educating as they are colored. Which state is the Sunflower State? The Land of Opportunity? Which state's motto is "Ever Upward"? Informative captions provide each state's nickname, motto, flower, bird, tree, capital, principal rivers and mountains, notable attractions, and other special information.

    Accurate outline drawings of each state are prominent, with a small inset map of the United States showing its location (by shading). Some details, like mountains, rivers, and lakes, appear on the state. The capital's location is starred, but no printed names appear - so you can have your children do a little research and mapwork for extra benefit. This also makes the book usable as a reproducible map source. Surrounding the state are other blackline figures of the state bird, flower, related plant and animal life, and other significant features (New York, for example, includes the Statue of Liberty). Now your students can color their way to U.S. geographic literacy!

  • Item #: 062169
    ISBN: 9780974665276
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    An easy and mess-free road trip companion! Just peel and stick the Wikki Stix over the dotted lines on each page. Each of the 12 colorful scenes depicts a place in the United States, like San Francisco, the Midwest, and the beach, and features rhyming verses describing the locations/scenes.  

    CHOKING HAZARD (1). Not <3yrs.

  • Item #: 064785
    ISBN: 9781492278955
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  • Item #: 031795
    ISBN: 9781931397346
    Retail: $14.95
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    Here's a really tasty supplement to any study of the United States! While state studies often include state birds, flowers, capitals and other facts, most don't devote much time to "state foods." This book includes easy-to-follow instructions for preparing a complete meal - main course, side dish, and dessert - typical to one eaten by people of each of the 50 states. When too tempting to pass up, some states also include additional recipes for breakfast foods or snacks. Fun state food facts pepper the pages to keep you busy while the meal is cooking. As they say, "When in Iowa, eat as the Iowans do." - Steph

  • Item #: 026322
    ISBN: 9780838816370
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  • Item #: 026302
    ISBN: 9780838816356
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  • Item #: 018434
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    A dazzling version of our solar system in puzzle form. All nine planets, the sun and the moon are depicted, in bright, bold colors against a space background bursting with glowing galaxies, comets, and nebulae. The puzzle measures 24"x 36", and consists of 48 pieces, made up of heavy-duty cardboard built to withstand what pressures a floor puzzle might encounter in a high-traffic house. Fortunately, it also has an easy-to-clean surface to clean up the marks of excited little "planet-hoppers."

  • Item #: 004243
    Retail: $9.99
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    Learn a lot about U.S. geography by taking a trip across the U.S.A. A big, colorful 11" x 17" map accompanies this engaging book, giving students plenty of practice using a map as they "travel" all over the country. Fifty pages of questions and activities have students practice using direction, position, distance, and comparison, analyze information, and draw conclusions. Besides learning basic map skills, your children will learn a great deal about the individual states including locations, abbreviations, nicknames, industry, and more. Even math and reading skills are put to good use as children compute mileage and distance, navigate time zones, and read charts. At the end of the book is a blank map of the U.S. for children to write the names of the states in (after finishing this book, it should be easy), a list of state nicknames and abbreviations, and an answer key.

  • Item #: 042608
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    This hundred board is a versatile math manipulative. One side features a chart of 1" squares numbered from 1-120. The other side features the same grid, but with blank squares. The lines between the squares are not as bold as other charts we carry and the board features a red, 1cm-wide border. Made of thin, glossy cardstock the board is fairly durable and is very handy to have around. Measures 11" x 11."

  • Item #: 037977
    Retail: $474.00
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    Designed as an option for families with a child in Grades 2 or 3 without older siblings using the MFW program, this one-year program is based around U.S. History and the Names of Jesus (If you do have older children and are interested in using MFW with all of them, look at Exploring Countries & Cultures). Students will explore American History from a Christian perspective as they build their own history notebook, use timelines, enjoy read-aloud books and do hands-on activities. In Bible, students study the character of Jesus through hands-on activities and memory verses. Students read for themselves from the NIrV Discoverer's Bible (included in package). Geography is explored by learning the 50 states with map work and projects. Science explores topics such as stars, weather, plants, birds, gravity, energy, friction and more with simple science experiments. Art and music is covered through patriotic songs; art lessons from Barry Stebbing's I Can Do All Things art program (recently reprinted by MFW) and more hands-on activities. Math, language arts and foreign language are not included in the package, but you may plug in your current programs or follow MFW's recommendations which are listed below.

    Deluxe package includes Teacher Manual, Synergy Guide, student sheets, placemat map, American Pioneers and Patriots, Map of the United States Sticker Picture, Science in the Kitchen, First Encyclopedia of Science, Science with Air, Birds, Nests and Eggs, Fun with Magnets kit, The 4th of July Story, North American Indians, The Thanksgiving Story, NIrV Discoverer's Bible, Story of the U.S., Red, White and Blue: The Story of the American Flag, Patriotic Songs of the USA CD, soda bottle bird feeder, U.S. history read-alouds (see website for more specifics), I Can Do All Things set (book, paint/marker cards and DVDs), Best of Tchaikovsky CD, and Story of Tchaikovsky CD.

  • Item #: 033996
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    Jumping rope is great, but if you want something a bit different and have three or more players, Chinese jump rope is a classic activity that kids love! Instead of moving the rope and jumping over it, the rope remains stationary and the jumper moves around the rope in a variety of jumps. When I was young, my friends and I used to do this to fun chants, and we always had a lot of fun. This rope is a good value; it's a continuous thin loop made of stretchy, durable material. The two rope holders stand with their legs about a foot apart, and five or so feet away from each other with the rope around the outside of their legs at about ankle height. You want the rope taut, but still loose enough so it can stretch. The jumper starts with both feet inside the two sides of the rope and jumps in and out. A classic, simple rope that everyone will love!

  • Item #: 026303
    ISBN: 9780838816363
    Retail: $7.65
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  • Item #: 068545
    ISBN: 9781613749890
    Retail: $16.95
    Rainbow Price: $12.95

        268,820 square miles of diverse cultures and geography. What sets Texas apart from other states in our nation? Is it the Wild West qualities or the modern cities of steel and glass? Maybe it is the mesas and plateaus, or the 367 miles of coastland? Diverse cultures and peoples come together to create the mystique and attitude that is Texas.

      Telling the 500-year saga of this unique state, this book covers prehistoric times, missions, the birth of the republic, statehood and settlements, the Civil War, the great storm of Galveston, the oil boom, NASA’s mission control, and the Latino influence. Activities include constructing a replica Alamo, designing a ranch branding iron, growing an artificial reef, cleaning up oil spills, building a miniature Fiesta Flambeau float and much more. Includes timeline, a list of historic sites to visit in person or online, and a listing of additional resources to learn more. Black & white illustrations. Indexed. sc, 133 pgs. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 065100
    ISBN: 9781892033963
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      This is one of my favorites – 200 pages, with an avocado green cover, in which to write your favorite recipes. Pages are labeled on the side with categories – appetizers, main dishes, sides/soups/salads, and dessert. There is room for 25 recipes in each section and space for: title, perfect for serving with, date, from, prep time, servings, nutritional info, ingredients, hard to find ingredients, directions, notes, rating system for the finished product, and a full page on the back of each for additional notes. Write down your favorite family recipes and give this as a gift!

  • Item #: 065089
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      Keep track of your daily nutritional information in this pocket-size yellow journal. 120 pages printed on manila paper with soy ink (made in the USA), and spiral-bound for ease of use, and a hardcover for durability. For every day, there is a two-sided page with space to write what you eat with nutritional info for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, beverages, snacks, and water intake. The back of the page has space to record three activities with duration and calories burned, along with space to write how you are feeling and goals. It doesn’t take long to keep a log this simple, and the results can be very rewarding.

  • Item #: 065083
    ISBN: 9781892033338
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    7.5" x 9"

  • Item #: 065082
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    3" x 5.5"

  • Item #: 065080
    ISBN: 9781892033734
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      This journal would be perfect for the traveler, young or old. The cover is made of heavy brown cardboard to stand up to the adventure, there are 200 pages printed with soy ink on manila paper, and it is spiral-bound to lay flat. The journal starts off with a map of the United States – you can shade in the states as you visit them. States are arranged alphabetically and each includes a full-page map of the state with major cities and the capital marked. One full page has space to write the date visited and with whom, purpose/reason for the visit, places visited, what I enjoyed most, what I found most interesting, and what you would like to do on the next visit. The next two pages allow space for notes or journaling about the experience. There are even some interesting facts printed on the note page. Journal your way across the 50 states and the things you will discover!

  • Item #: 060886
    ISBN: 9780486494593
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    Almost every kid I know enjoys secret codes. This fun puzzle book takes advantage of that fact in order to teach some unique facts about American history, geography, culture and trivia. Contains 36 black & white symbol, letter and number codes/puzzles to crack. Non-reproducible. 8.25” x 11, 45 pp, sc. ~ Ruth

  • Item #: 055975
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  • Item #: 049514
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  • Item #: 046537
    ISBN: 9780486468273
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  • Item #: 046401
    ISBN: 9781623540173
    Retail: $7.95
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    Enjoy word search puzzles about each great state in the US! This 128 pg. spiral-bound book contains word searches (with solutions) for each state. Find such facts as the state's nickname, landmarks, and fun facts. For example, do you know what Nebraska's official soft drink is? You'll find out in USA Word Search. - Laura