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  • Item #: 044118
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $4.74

  • 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 #: 014643
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $16.95
  • 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 #: 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: $14.40

     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 #: 013228
    Retail: $79.00
    Rainbow Price: $56.95

    Made by Carson Optical, these binoculars are the real deal in a very compact size. Measuring only 3.375" x 4.125" x 1.25" and weighing in at 6.4 ounces, these binoculars travel easily in a purse or pocket. With a rubberized outside coating, they're perfect for outdoor events. Lenses are fully coated with 17mm lens size and 5x magnification that zooms up to 15x. The view is clear and bright with the BAK-4 prism design, which is high density and produces sharper images. Included with the binoculars is a pouch, wrist strap, and lens cloth. This binocular is not a toy, but would be great for your older, responsible, more serious outdoorsman. ~ Donna

  • 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 #: 071937
    ISBN: 9781515737384
    Retail: $8.95
    Rainbow Price: $6.95

  • Item #: 069957
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.75

      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 #: 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 #: 051515
    Retail: $3.99
    Rainbow Price: $3.65

     Have a bit of science fun as you assemble this inexpensive cardboard telescope. Instructions and pieces are included and your telescope will be ready to use within minutes. Although not high-quality lenses (plastic), children will learn about lenses and be able to zoom in and out to view things at a distance. Includes a sheet of brightly colored dot stickers so you can decorate and personalize your telescope. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 003901
    Retail: $17.00
    Rainbow Price: $11.50

    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 #: 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 #: 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 #: 024195
    ISBN: 9781886978126
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $22.50

  • Item #: 058659
    Retail: $15.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.50

    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 #: 033002
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.25
  • 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: $21.84

    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: $10.95

  • 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: $14.95

    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 #: 039102
    Retail: $17.00
    Rainbow Price: $10.95

    This sturdy little LED-lighted pocket microscope is the perfect companion for the great outdoors or indoors! The 4" microscope fits into a sturdy base, but can be used without. Use the zoom to view small objects at 20X-40X which show up nice and bright with the LED lighting. Even 3-D objects look nice and sharp under the viewer! One of my favorite features is the button that controls the lighting you have to hold it in to turn on the light, ensuring that the light bulb isn't left on for hours and hours. Two plastic specimen slides and cover slips are included to begin your pond water investigations, and these slide right into the microscope base. Microscope uses three LR44 button cell batteries, included. ~ Jess