Tag Archives: School & Education

Good Night, Gorilla

Author: Peggy Rathmann Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Product Description A zookeeper finds his normal nighttime routine upset when a mischievous little ape steals his keys and lets all his animal charges out of their cages. Amazon.com Review “Good night, Gorilla,” says the weary watchman as he walks by the gorilla cage on his nightly rounds at […]

Finger Puppet Books Christmas Story

Author: Nick Page Publisher: Make Believe Ideas Product Description An entertaining illustrated board book with 4 finger puppets. One finger puppet for each finger transforms the grown-ups hand into characters from the nativity. Charming rhyming text encourages young readers to participate in the story. Soft puppets, fit into shaped sections on the back cover of […]

Curious George’s First Day of School

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: H. A. Rey Publisher: HMH Books Product Description It’s the first day of school and George has been invited to Mr. Apple’s class to be a special helper! George is just the right monkey for the job—that is, until he starts to make his usual mischief. A mixture of red and […]

Hands Are Not for Hitting (Board Book) (Best Behavior Series)

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Martine Agassi Ph.D. Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Product Description It’s never too soon for children to learn that violence is never okay, hands can do many good things, and everyone is capable of positive, loving actions. In this bright, inviting, durable board book, simple words and full-color illustrations teach these important […]

Big Preschool Workbook

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: School Zone Staff Publisher: School Zone Pub Product Description This Big Preschool Workbook combines popular 32-page School Zone workbooks into one convenient 320-page volume. Child-friendly exercises and full-color illustrations make learning fun. Use Big Workbooks to reinforce or review grade-level skills or prepare for the upcoming school year. Contents include: Same […]

My First Brain Quest: 400 Questions to Build Your Toddler’s Word Skill, Third Edition (Brain Quest)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Chris Welles Feder Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Join a little monkey named Max on his fun-filled days and watch your child’s vocabulary blossom! Help Max get dressed. Visit the zoo. Have fun at the circus. Enjoy a picnic in the county. Plus celebrate holidays, mark the changing of the […]

Cracking the SSAT & ISEE, 2009 Edition (Private Test Prep)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Princeton Review Publisher: Princeton Review Product Description The Princeton Review realizes that acing the SSAT and ISEE exams is very different from getting straight A’s in school. We don’t try to teach you everything there is to know about English and math–only what you’ll need to score higher on the exam. […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Preschool (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire Preschool curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a supplement […]

Comprehensive Curriculum of Basic Skills, Grade 3 (Comprehensive Curriculumà)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description Offering an entire grade 3 curriculum, this best-selling Comprehensive Curriculum workbook features educational activities and instruction. Containing 544 pages organized by subject area with lessons in reading, writing, spelling, math, citizenship, and science. Perfect as a home schooling resource or as a […]

Brain Quest for Threes (Brain Quest)

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Chris Welles Feder Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Play Time – Learning Time – Together Time Make a play date with a little mouse named Molly and watch your child blossom! Together you’ll play ABCs, counting games and “Can You Find Molly?” plus shadow pictures, word associations and “All Mixed […]

My Book of Easy Telling Time: Learning about Hours and Half-Hours

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Description coming soon…

How Do Dinosaurs Count To Ten?

Rating: (15 reviews) Author: Jane Yolen Publisher: Blue Sky Press Book Description Come along for some BIG fun as your favorite dinosaurs delight young readers with their playful antics. How do dinosaurs count to ten? Over and over and over again!This brand new board book format brings the gigantic humor of bestselling, award-winning team Jane […]

Hands Are Not for Hitting

Rating: (30 reviews) Author: Martine Agassi Ph.D. Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing

Good Night, Gorilla

Rating: (135 reviews) Author: Peggy Rathmann Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Amazon.com “Good night, Gorilla,” says the weary watchman as he walks by the gorilla cage on his nightly rounds at the zoo. The gorilla answers by quietly pickpocketing the guard’s keys, stealthily trailing him, and unlocking the cages of every animal the oblivious fellow bids goodnight […]

Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul on Tough Stuff: Stories of Tough Times and Lessons Learned (Chicken Soup for the Soul)

Rating: (59 reviews) Author: Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen, Kimberly Kirberger Publisher: HCI Teens Book Description This latest offering in the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul series explores a host of challenges faced by today’s teens. Within its pages teens will find portraits of life’s complexities expressed from the viewpoint of their peers. […]

My Book of Telling Time: Learning About Minutes (Kumon Workbooks)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Book Description This second book in the Telling Time sequence helps children learn how to tell time down to the minute. By using a variety of different activities to keep children engaged, this workbook helps children learn this difficult skill without feeling frustrated or anxious.

Brain Quest Kindergarten (Brain Quest)

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Chris Welles Feder Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Product Description Find the picture names. Count the crayons. Start telling time. Plus patterns, mazes, rhymes, “What’s Wrong with This Picture?” pictures – and don’t forget the Genius Points! Here are 300 questions and answers to open up your child’s world of knowledge and […]

A Smart Girl’s Guide to Starting Middle School: Everything You Need to Know About Juggling More Homework, More Teachers, and More Friends (American Girl Library)

Rating: (21 reviews) Author: Julie Williams Publisher: American Girl Book Description Middle school is all about change. In the opening section, girls take a quiz to determine how they respond to change, then receive tips on how to cope with the big changes that they’re getting ready to face as they start middle school- switching […]

Scholastic Dictionary of Synonyms, Antonyms, and Homonyms

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Scholastic Inc. Publisher: Scholastic Reference Book Description Containing 12,000 synonyms, 10,000 antonyms, and 2,000 homonyms, this versatile book is the perfect reference tool for student writers. Not only will it help students expand their vocabularies, this lightweight volume will help young people pick the perfect words to express their thought and […]

The Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book: Boil Ice, Float Water, Measure Gravity-Challenge the World Around You! (Everything Kids Series)

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: Tom Robinson Publisher: Adams Media Corporation Book Description Science has never been so easy – or so much fun! With The Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book, all you need to do is gather a few household items and you can recreate dozens of mind-blowing, kid-tested science experiments. High school science teach […]

The Survival Guide for Kids With Add or Adhd

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: John F. Taylor Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing Book Description What are ADD and ADHD? What does it mean to have ADD and ADHD? How can kids diagnosed with ADD and ADHD help themselves succeed in school, get along better at home, and form healthy, enjoyable relationships with peers? In kid-friendly language […]