Friday, November 15, 2013

A counting game bone-anza! Shelby buried bones all over the beach, and she needs your help collecting them! Spin the first spinner to determine your play and the second spinner to see how many bones you win or lose. Then, use the Shelby Squeezer to pick up the bones and put them in your bowl. Collect the most bones to win! 2-4 players.

2013 Good Houeskeeping Best Toy Award!!! 

 A counting game bone-anza! Shelby buried bones all over the beach, and she needs your help collecting them! Spin the first spinner to determine your play and the second spinner to see how many bones you win or lose. Then, use the Shelby Squeezer to pick up the bones and put them in your bowl. Collect the most bones to win! 2-4 players.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Cool NEW Art Materials Check them out at


Tuesday, June 25, 2013

NEW Commom Core Items

 Quick Flip Resources™ for Common Core Standards, Grade K
Handy flip books put the new language arts and math standards at your fingertips!

• Apply standards to your current lesson plans and build additional lessons around Common Core requirements
• Each book features the complete Common Core State Standards for the individual grade level
• 6-1/2 x 10-1/2" coil-bound flip books

The Complete Common Core State Standards Kit Pocket Chart Cards Grade 2
Display the Common Core Standards and “I Can” statements in your classroom everyday! The Complete Common Core State Standards Kit is the perfect all-inclusive resource for second grade teachers to help provide focus for instruction in the perfect time-saving format. This kit offers a pre-printed, easily organized system that not only provides an entire list of Common Core State Standards in both math and language arts for grade 2, but also provides a clear method of displaying the standard and the coordinating "I Can" statements in the classroom. The kit comes with divider cards and 2-sided cards with "I Can" statements on one side and the corresponding standard on the other. Use with the Daily Standards Pocket Chart (158174) to clearly and efficiently display the cards in your classroom. Includes 99 2-sided cards and 10 dividers.

Show What You Know® on the Common Core Workbook, Reading Mathematics,
Assess student knowledge of the national Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Reading and Mathematics with two full-length Assessments for each subject. Questions provide students with the necessary practice needed to achieve academic success with the CCSS. Chapters on test-taking strategies and test anxiety build students' confidence and test-taking skills. Glossaries familiarize students with vocabulary terms and concepts found on state proficiency tests. 168 pages.  View more items

Monday, June 24, 2013

Our "super cute" Peanuts Patriotic Door Display!

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Our do it yourself fun interactive book for your early childhood classroom. If you want to make it yourself visit our store for the bulletin board or order it from us! We made this The People in your Neighborhood book from the Carson Dellosa mini bulletin board set, Community Helpers.  We put velcro pieces on each page and on the back of the piece that said the name of each job so that it can be made into a matching game. We used the Sesame Street tune, "The People in your Neighborhood"   
You can find the link to buy the bulletin board here..

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Stop by and check out our super Cool Toy Selection!

As Summer is fast approaching and with it the baseball/softball season.... Thought you might like this.

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Speech Recorders

Speech Therapy Helpers

MeCorder™ Mini Video Recorder
• Lets students see themselves as they record!
• Simple, compact video recorder for speaking and listening practice and collaboration in beginning tech projects
• Document and assess their learning, then upload and share
• Features 30-second recording, playback, LCD screen, mic, USB, and magnetic back
• Measures 2.25" x 2.25"

• Self-Help
• Social & Behavioral
• Cognitive: Receptive Language
• Cognitive: Expressive Language

Key Points:
• Children can see themselves as they record - great for enhancing articulation practice
• Use for self awareness/self assessment/biofeedback in the areas of grammar and speech articulation/phonology. The ability to replay and repeat is key for children, along with seeing how their mouth is formed to produce the sounds
• Recordings can be uploaded to collect goal progression data
• Aids auditory memory deficits by recording directions for a child to replay when necessary.
• Can be used to reassure a child who is apprehensive experiencing novel situations. Mom and Dad can record reassuring messages that the child can play back, for instance on a school bus.
• Also great for sending messages and progress back and forth between parents and teachers.

• Speech

Talk Point™,
Simple buttons record and replay up to 10 seconds of clear sound. Use for activity instructions, reminder messages, word or sound practice, math fact exercises, speech therapy and more. Provide immediate self-assessment. Record and re-record instantly, or flip the switch to lock. Five bright colors. Measures 1 3/4" in diameter. Grades PreK+

• Can be heard in a busy classroom
• Designed for preschool and elementary students, and busy teachers
• Adapts easily to any situation
• Is child friendly - ideal for simple activity instructions, phonics, speech and language therapy, intervention, self-assessment, treasure hunts and more
• Lasts and lasts since the battery is replaceable
• Fits perfectly in little hands
• Mount alongside bulletin boards, tuck into pocket charts or student's backpacks, or place on the corner of a student's desk
• Allows for color-coded uses

Easi-Speak™ PRO USB Recorder
Encourages students to you can assess! Record, replay and download up to 4 hours of audio. Share files with specialists or parents, or upload to digital portfolios. Extended features include LCD menu screen for easy file management and editing-shows track number, battery life, memory and recording format. Ideal for presentations, interviews, fluency, math facts, teacher conferences and more.

• Makes a great tool for presentations, reporting, interviews, podcasts, fluency readings, math facts, teacher conferences, intervention, assessment (including digital portfolios and self-assessment) and more
• Offers more sophisticated, professional design for grades 3 and up
• Download to your computer (PC, Mac) and send files to other teachers, parents and specialists
• Upload to your class website, virtual learning network or digital portfolios for assessment
• Provides easier file management and editing-screen shows track number playing, battery life, memory status, recording format plus other features
• Can be used with other speakers for amplification
• Allows 2 students (or teacher and student) to listen without disturbing others
• Does not require purchase of batteries
• Choose the file format/size that's right for you
• Attaches to clothing for convenience
• Edit recordings

Language Tutor™ Learning System
Get lots more out of card-reader systems for less! Introducing the new standard in card readers, Language Tutor features improved technology and affordable pricing. Language Tutor and card sets offer digital audio content, extensive memory and speech recording capabilities, and real-life photography that connects learning to student experiences.

• Engages all students in beginning reading including English language learners and students with special needs-through a unique multi-sensory language acquisition method.
• Allows independent, self-paced listening, speech and reading activities.
• Focuses attention with LED lights that accentuate key letters, word parts and words in sync with the audio track.
• Uses barcode technology driven by durable cards.
• Stores recorded speech for up to 4 users so students can compare their speech to the model, and teachers can track student progress at their convenience.
• Supports individual students or groups of up to 3 students.
• Features 2 headphones and 2 microphone jacks.
• Requires 4 AA batteries (not included) or AC adapter (included).
• Language Tutor pod measures 11"L x 9"W x 5"H; barcode cards measure 8" L x 4"H.
• 17th Annual Teachers' Choice AwardsSM for the Classroom WINNER - 2010.

Monday, March 25, 2013

The Toys Boys (and Girls) LoVe to find in their
Easter Baskets,
Birthday, Christmas or ...just Because!!

Saturday, March 23, 2013

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

We have a large selection of Calico Critters in our store and on our website! Make sure to check it out! Great Easter Presents!

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

We will do On-Site Vending at Conferences. Let us know if you are hosting an event and would like us to "show our wares". We will also do workshops at your location, on our fabulous "Make it" Books. Call the Store for details.

Monday, March 18, 2013

A little Gift From US to You (Coupon Below)...Come See us over Spring Break... We have LOADS of NEW Products AND our Clearance Area is bursting as we make space for all the Newbies.
PS: check out all our Toys, they make great gifts for the Easter Basket!
This eye-catching, contemporary design will brighten any classroom! The Boho Birds bulletin board set includes tree limbs, large and small birds, more than 40 leaves, and everything you need to make decorating your classroom a breeze. Look for coordinating products in this design to create an exciting classroom theme your students will love!
Magna Tiles magna tiles
3 years & up. These magnetic tiles teach spatial relationships, math, logic, and problem-solving through creative building! The tiles attract on all sides and in all combinations, helping children move from two-dimensional to three-dimensional creations. Unbreakable set contains 50 Small Squares, 4 Large Squares, 15 Isosceles Triangles, 11 Right Triangles and 20 Equilateral Triangles. In store ONLY---these are newly arrived and we have not even gotten them on the website yet.
Save $5 off your Purchase of $30.
Regular Priced In-stock Merchandise--cannot be combined with any other offer.
Offer Expires: April 30. 2013