Over 280 Activities to Engage your Toddler in Small Motor and Gross Motor Activities, Crafts, Language Development and Sensory Play
Do you often wish you had more ideas on how to keep your child stimulated at home? Do you find yourself signing up for expensive toddler programs since they give you the confidence that you have provided all that your toddler needs for his developmental growth? Do you wish that your toddler could be more fully engaged in his play so that you have time to do the laundry? Have you purchased activity books to give you more ideas on how to entertain your toddler to discover that they are more appropriate for groups of toddlers at a daycare or for a specialized program?
If you said yes to any of these questions, this book is for you!
Busy Toddler, Happy Mom has been divided into specific chapters that work on specific skills: small motor skills, gross motor skills, arts and crafts, sensory abilities, books and language development. As these activities are introduced, you are also increasing your toddler's math and reading readiness, her vocabulary, her understanding of language, and her understanding of her world.
Take a journey through the troubled life of one of the greatest painters in history,
Vincent Van Gogh.
Did he really cut his ear off? Why did he paint the way he did? How many paintings did he sell in his lifetime?
Find out the answers to all this and more inside!
Illustrated in the popular minimalist style of today, young reader's imaginations will come to life. Simple history gives you the facts in a simple uncomplicated and eye catching way. Simple history is part of an ongoing series, what will be the next episode? Designed for children aged 7 -12
Jump into the muddy trenches of the World War I and discover the story of one of the bloodiest wars in history!
On the way meet the soldiers and leaders of the conflict and explore the exciting weapons, tanks, planes &
technology of battle.
Illustrated in the popular minimalist style of today, young reader's imaginations will come to life. Simple history gives you the facts in a simple uncomplicated and eye catching way. Simple history is part of an ongoing series, what will be the next episode? Ages 9-12
Aesop? Aesop's Fables? Love Fables?
Want your children to study time tested Wisdom? Do you need a great children's book that teaches life lessons in a fun way?
Have you ever wondered about the face you see when the moon is full? It belongs to someone called the Man in the Moon.
But just who is the Man in the Moon, and how did he get up there, so high in the sky?
Come along on a majestic journey to find out. Move from the sleeping rooftops of Earth to the clouds above, take a peek on the surface of the moon, and meet the Man in the Moon himself, all without leaving your favorite comfy armchair.
This is an adventure not to be missed!
"If you have children, this book is a great choice for you to purchase. Written with a sense of understanding and wit, this book taught me some of the history behind Tauranga as well as the importance of family." Rating: 5.0 stars from Readers’ Favorite Reviews.
Embark on a one-of-a-kind, unprecedented, breathtaking adventure with Maya and Filippo as they travel around the globe on board the “Fun Princess” — a cruise ship full of surprises. Discover their fascinating ports of call, find out what the local customs and traditions are, join the kids in activities at sea, and explore the remarkable world they create through the power of their positive outlook.
This time the two youngsters get into a fight and take separate paths in the port of Tauranga. Filippo visits a geyser. Maya goes to the Maori Village. They discover where real happiness comes from.
William the child is suffering from the children
at school because he looked weak.
He discovers a magical oil that help him
to stand upright and stable against otheres.
This is a story about the healing power of plants.
A Mom's Choice Award Winner
The story of a young girl, left friendless because she could not speak a new language, will touch your heart. It will take your child into the imaginary world of a little girl who moved to America from a different country. Unable to speak English, the lonely girl could not find friends. She lived in an old house with a small garden, where three blooming trees and the mysterious wind became her first imaginary friends. The garden friends developed a wonderful friendship with the lonely girl, and helped her overcome her fears and worries. Through the story, they taught her how to make real friends and helped her cope with difficult moments while adapting to new surroundings. Unforgettable characters will open a beautiful imaginary world to young readers, inviting them to share the fears, tears and joys of a little girl. The story will teach the true meaning of friendship while showing readers the beauty of nature. This book will open an unknown imaginary world through the eyes of a child...
This book is a "how to " treasure chest of wisdom on teaching children (and teens or young adults)" how" to make the right choices in life so they can be happy and successful. Without proper guidance, it is all too easy for a child to stray down a wrong path in life, especially in these challenging times.
The book not only gives successful and proven methods of teaching children common sense values, but gives valuable insights on what foundations must be laid first, so your child will be willing to accept your gifts of wisdom. It gives you the launching pad as well as the nuts and bolts.
Real life examples are included, some humorous, some sad, of situations involving teaching values. Also included is a section on quotations relating to morals and character, some from very famous people, very uplifting!
Our children are growing up in a digital world with technology right at their fingertips. They’re spending more and more time on the web—so teaching them safe and responsible online behavior is critical. As a media and entertainment company, NBCUniversal is committed to educating parents, teachers and children on using technology responsibly and safely.
That’s why we’ve created Growing Up Online: A Must Have Guide for Parents, Teachers, and Kids, a book on digital literacy and Internet safety and the first release from The More You Know Learning Series in partnership with NBC News. The book was developed with guidance from Common Sense Media and NetSmartz Workshop – the leading organizations in these areas.
Growing Up Online provides a rich learning tool for parents and teachers of children 6-9 years old, as well four video comic book stories for kids to view in your tablet’s web browser. This two-part guide features easy-to-use and compelling content, engaging instructional online videos, discussion questions and key takeaways for conversations about issues of concern. The first part, The Parent Primer, prepares parents for discussions with their children about responsible Internet behavior. Part two, the Parents + Kids Section, features links to four entertaining video comic stories focused on real-life situations that may arise when kids go online.
"Stages of Childhood and Life" is a broad overview of Erik Erikson's stages of growth and development through the human life span written and edited by Nancy Sander. Ms. Sander has 20 years of professional experience with teenagers, parents, and families.
You will discover parenting confidence through understanding the basics of the stages of social and emotional development.
- Identify the Stages of the Social and Emotional Growth of Childhood and continuing throughout life.
- Discover the developmental tasks to be accomplished in each stage.
- Complex concepts are simplified and set into a usable format.
- You will be able to identify child behaviors that are within the 'norm' of child development and those that are of a concern.
- You will gain understanding and confidence in how one stage builds on another.
- Breeze through an overview of Erik Erikson's stages of growth and development through the human life span.
- Learn to use this knowledge and understanding of these stages for solid parental decision-making and action taking with regard to child behavior, discipline, parenting, and family relationships.
- Parenting stress will be greatly reduced as a byproduct of this understanding.