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  • Item #: 044118
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.50

  • Item #: 014643
    Retail: $16.95
    Rainbow Price: $16.00
  • Item #: 001423
    ISBN: 9780756682699
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.00

    This is a reference book with a twist--from page to page, topics are connected. First you see a satellite image of the earth; on that earth there is small boxed area. On the next page you see that the boxed area was the ocean and the two-page spread has information about elements of the ocean. Or you may see a two-page spread of hot air balloons with the flags of different countries on them. Turn the page to see information about the UN, and the hot air balloons are seen floating outside the window. Turn the page again to see the close-up of a background picture concerning religions in other countries. It's like looking for hidden things in the pictures as a clue for what will follow. I continue to go back to the pages to find the links between them. This 250-page hardcover book covers topics from science and history/geography – nature, human body, earth, people and places, art and culture, history, science and technology, and space. A glossary in the back of the book will help with new or unfamiliar words. Each two-page spread is a large photo surrounded by small photos, illustrations, and bits of information. This book offers more than just reference material as you zoom in and out of the scenes – your children will be encouraged to read and learn with this interactive format. ~ Donna

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

  • Item #: 008757
    ISBN: 9780448431741
    Retail: $8.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.75

    A complete kit to make fourteen different paper airplanes like the "Super Looper," the "Little Bat," the "Zoom-a-Boom," and many, many more. A handbook with step-by-step instructions and illustrations guide you through construction. Set also includes 20 sheets of special weight airplane paper in 5 colors and 80 stickers to decorate your finished planes.

  • Item #: 048610
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $19.75

     Comes with two boxes: one for a 16” helicopter, one for a 10” scooter. Can also build an airplane, dog, butterfly, and space cruiser. 32 pcs.

  • Item #: 028473
    Retail: $28.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.95

    Stomp rockets are fun, rapid launching weapons are awesome; combine those things together and you get the X6 Zoom Rocketz! This set contains a launcher with a rotating base that holds 6 rockets. Tilt the base to the angle you desire, then jump or stop on the launch pad to send your rocket flying up to 100 feet. The base automatically rotates so you can immediately stomp it again and again to send all 6 rockets into the sky, rapid fire! The rockets slide easily onto the base and are designed with a durable foam nose-cone for damage free landing, reflective foil so you can keep track of your rocket in the sky (and on the ground!), and fins to help gain altitude and spin. Set includes launch pad, base and 6 rockets. For outdoor use. ~ Megan

  • Item #: 005230
    ISBN: 9780064451338
    Retail: $5.99
    Rainbow Price: $4.95

    This book will show kids that bats aren't scary at all - they just come out at night because this is the best time to find all the pesky bugs like mosquitoes and grasshoppers they need to eat each day. Did you know they eat one-fourth their body weight each day? This book will teach about the physical make-up of bats, how they catch their food, where they like to live, and more. On back is a short list of bat species and where they are found.

  • Item #: 069957
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $6.50

      Pull it back and watch it go! This charming, red, plastic car is styled after vintage racecars, but is powered by a rubber band on the underside. Pulling back the vehicle does all the winding for you, though you may have to pull it back a few times to get as much oomph as you’re looking for. Approximately 7” long. – Laura

  • Item #: 017290
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $9.99
  • Item #: 007742
    ISBN: 9780380709533
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.95

    Ralph the mouse's story continues when Ralph zooms away to summer camp on his motorcycle and finds out that camp is not all fun and games. A watchdog, mouse-hungry cat, and troubled boy lead Ralph into fur-raising adventures.

  • Item #: 031464
    Retail: $15.99
    Rainbow Price: $14.39

    A simple toy ready to provide an endless amount of fun! The black plastic racer is easy to assemble. With only 4 pieces and a rubber band, it goes together quickly! Then comes the hard part: how to decorate it. With 124 colorful stickers, the race car's look can be fully customized! Once the 6.75" car is ready to go, just pull it back and watch it zoom. The kit also includes an engineering specifications poster and an assembly instructions / history / fact booklet in full color ~ Zach

  • Item #: 038901
    Retail: $32.99
    Rainbow Price: $24.95

    Do you like the idea of the AntWorks habitat but want to have one that is even more spectacular? This illuminated set feature the same great habitat (also includes extreme zoom lens, ant catching/ tunnel starter tool, and magnifying glass) with the additional bonus of an illuminated LED base and 110-volt AC power adapter for spectacular nighttime viewing!

  • Item #: 003901
    Retail: $17.00
    Rainbow Price: $10.95

    Perfect introductory hand-held microscope to view stamps, coins and dollar bills, leaves, and nearly anything else you want to view up close. Includes LED light and 20-60x zoom. Works best if placed flat against item viewed. Measures 3 ¾” x 2”. Requires 1 AA battery - not included. Slip into your pocket and set off on the next great adventure!  From Carson Optical. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 063468
    Retail: $29.99
    Rainbow Price: $28.95
    This kit adds wheels to the classic building toy that has been around for more than 100 years. Construct a pull-along duck, race cars, and any wheelin' thing you can think up! This set includes 76 sturdy, colorful pieces that easily snap together, even for little ones. Zoom zoom! - Laura
  • Item #: 024195
    ISBN: 9781886978126
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.50

  • Item #: 001432
    Retail: $14.00
    Rainbow Price: $9.35

    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 #: 016913
    Retail: $11.95
    Rainbow Price: $10.50

      As you zoom through the 60 circular cards, you’re competing to be the first to think of a word that fits the criteria. One side of each card shows letters; the other shows a category. Flip over the top card and match one of three letter colors with the color of the category card that’s next on the stack. Name an item in the given category that starts with that letter, such as “a food that starts with C.” If you’re the first to name one, you win that card. The winner is the one with the most cards after the stack is gone. A shuffle of the deck ensures that the letters/categories are new for the next game. Ten different categories range from movies/TV to countries or plants. 2-6 players, 15 minutes play, packaged in a storage tin.

  • Item #: 003382
    ISBN: 9780746033654
    Retail: $22.99
    Rainbow Price: $20.69

    This combined volume of all four Time Traveler books focuses on everyday life in various periods in history. Like the Book of World History it contains interesting text and captivating illustrations (in typical Usborne style!).

    So, how is it different? The World History book goes through history, looking at different civilizations during each period. The Omnibus focuses in on specific time periods in history and examines in detail the lives of fictional characters who could have lived during that time. My (then) 12 year old daughter recommended reading through the World History volume first, then the Time Traveler's Omnibus to "zoom in" on certain historical periods. She says this book will "give you a better understanding and appreciation of how it was to live during that time - it's the next best thing to being there."

  • Item #: 008231
    ISBN: 9781611803501
    Retail: $14.95
    Rainbow Price: $9.75

  • Item #: 033002
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.25
  • Item #: 058659
    Retail: $15.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.49

    Looking for the perfect target to use with your suction cup arrows? Look no further! This mega sized 18.5"-in-diameter, double-sided target fits the bill perfectly. Featuring heavy duty plastic construction and handy arrow clips to store your Zartz® arrows (arrows not included), you'll be a pro in no time. Once side shows concentric circles to a bullseye middle, the other side has smaller point values in wedges around the outside circle, higher but varying point values in the middle ring, and a 100-pt middle section. For use with the Z-Curve Bow™, Z-X Crossbow™, Z-Bow™, Benda'Blaster™, ZoomZooka™, Double Shotz™, Stikem! ™, and Zartz® Urban Throwing Darts.

  • Item #: 046114
    Retail: $14.95
    Rainbow Price: $12.95

    Add some multi-colored pizzazz to your ant farm with this fun ant habitat. It comes with a see-through, curved, acrylic case and different colors of sand (white, red, yellow, blue, and black). It's like an art project at first, as you get to layer the sand however you wish. Then you infuse the sand with sugar water while you send away the included coupon and wait for your ants to come in the mail. No further feeding is required, so once you add the ants you have no more responsibilities. Simply watch in amazement as the ants tunnel through the multi-colored sand, shifting it around and dragging different colors to the top. It's a sand sculpture and ant habitat all in one! A facts and instructions booklet and zoom lens are also included with the habitat, sand, and mail-in coupon for ants. Please note ants can not be shipped to Alaska or Hawaii.

  • Item #: 056391
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $15.99

    Taking interactive learning to the next level, these quality 32 "x 42" matte laminated wall charts appeal to all the learning styles in your family or classroom. Detailed posters come alive with the required downloadable app (Apple or Android devices). Hover the camera from your smart phone or tablet over the chart to see the human body come alive through 3D images, or informational screen shots. With this amazingly cool interactive chart, pinch to zoom or swipe to rotate to explore the torso or click on the clavicle and see a screen shot that explains it's unique position in the body and its importance in connecting the scapula to the sternum. While younger children may enjoy "playing" with this wall chart and learning more about the human body, older students will benefit most from the additional information. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 061903
    Retail: $19.99
    Rainbow Price: $16.95

    Turn your smart phone into a microscope and have some science fun. This microscope is simple to attach – just clip it on your phone, turn on your camera and view any little thing. The kit includes a small microscope with LED light, universal mount with focusing ring, filter adapter, 4 filters, slide with 3 specimens, carrying case, and activity book. There are 20 activities that guide you through looking at a $5 bill, the pixels of an LCD image, snapping photos through light filters, and much more. I popped this on my iPhone and took pictures of the eye of George Washington on the dollar bill, a picture of my skin (very cool), and a video recording of an ant. The pictures will be as good as your phone photos – zoom capabilities really depend upon your phone's capabilities. They are called smart phones for a reason, and now you are able to connect to a microscopic world with a single touch.

  • Item #: 032664
    ISBN: 9781600583391
    Retail: $19.95
    Rainbow Price: $13.95

    Bang! Ka-Pow! Zoom! Other forms of onomatopoeia! It's rare to see two different artists collaborate in order to combine two vastly different styles within a single title, but Art of Drawing Manga & Comic Book Characters manages to hit all the essentials. The first section details essential techniques and tools to start creating from either genre. The next part delves into some of the tropes and conventions of manga, providing a crash course on example characters, the concept of manga's use of embellished expression to convey drama, chibi or super small characters and has quite a few hints on the use of Photoshop and other digital illustration software. The third segment is all about comic book super heroes, villains and the crazy situations they manage to get themselves into. This section includes tips on altering the anatomy of your characters to reflect a bulkier, lankier or larger frame, how to make the best of your panels and even advice on how the pros arrange their page layouts to give a scene the sense of action, suspense or even fear.

    Artists Bob Berry and Jeannie Lee do a fantastic job of showcasing a wide variety of character designs and can explain their methods to comic and manga construction in a readily approachable manner. This book will interest the enthusiast and the casual artist of both forms of art. 144 pgs, pb. 12x9 in. ~ Nick

  • Item #: 035432
    Retail: $20.00
    Rainbow Price: $16.95

    A space-age habitat for ants! In 2003, NASA conducted a mission to study insect life in micro-activity conditions. This unique ant habitat is based on the technology used by NASA in the shuttle experiment. The 5 1/2"h x 6"lw x 1 1/4"d plastic habitat is filled with a special gel that not only keeps the tunnels from collapsing, but also provides the necessary food and water that the ants need to survive. This unique, self-contained environment allows you to observe your ants as they travel through the 3-D, translucent tunnels they create. A magnifying glass and extreme zoom lens is provided to help you watch every move they make! This home is ideal for 20-25 ants that you can either collect yourself or order using the enclosed order form. A detailed instruction manual provides you with instructions on using your tunnel-starting tool to help get your ants digging, where to store your habitat, special things to observe, and all sorts of fun facts about ants. So, if furry pets aren't allowed or fish sound too high-maintenance, then why not consider investing in a low-maintenance ant colony that is "out of this world"? – elise.

  • Item #: 035907
    ISBN: 9781885593269
    Retail: $12.95
    Rainbow Price: $9.75

    If your child loves to create, here's a book to help. This book combines creativity and physics concepts, including motion, friction, gravity, and energy. There are 50 projects to create and explore. Children learn why things work in a way that textbooks can't teach. Learn about balance by making a perching parrot. Make a lightweight hovercraft out of a plastic container or foam bowl as you learn about air friction. Play Inertia Zoom Ball with a friend. Doesn't this sound like fun? You even get to meet some of the great inventors from history. Short excerpts from the lives of Newton, Galileo, and Donald Duncan are found throughout the book. Did you ever play with a Duncan yo-yo? These and more are scattered throughout the book. Projects can be made from items found in your home. Parents will need to supervise some projects, but others can be done independently. Jill Hauser is the author of other hands-on science books such as Super Science Concoctions and Science Play! She seems to know what it takes to get kids interested in science and get them exploring. I know this book is written for children, but some of the projects would be fun to do as a family. This book would be a fun supplement for physics or just for fun! sc.~ Donna