Monthly Archives: September 2012

Extreme Dot to Dot Animals

September 24th, 2012 (No Comments)

Awesome animal dot-to-dots We bought this for our 10 year old son. He loves dot-to-dots. He spent many hours working on these. In fact, it looked like so much fun I would often find myself hovering over him wanting to do them myself. There are so many in the book to choose from. Definitely a […]


Poke-A-Dot Old MacDonald’s Farm

September 19th, 2012 (No Comments)

We like this book a lot! My 1 and 2 year old both enjoy popping the buttons and looking at the pictures. I really like the way this book encourages counting in a tangible way. My 2 year old often will try to “count” very quickly and skip numbers, so when we are looking at […]


Kid-O A to Z Magnatab Magnetic Writing Tablet

September 12th, 2012 (No Comments)

Resource for Special Needs Our 5yo son has Down syndrome. This has been a wonderful resource to assist with learning handwriting. He really struggles with pencil grip because of low muscle tone in his hands. Anything we can do to get him interesting in holding a writing implement is key! And, what child doesn’t love […]


Early Science Explorer’s Set

September 5th, 2012 (No Comments)

Great tools for our nature study! I bought this for my daughter when she was four years old. We have used it countless times over the past couple of years, mostly for our nature walks and nature studies. Both items are oversized and “chunky”, perfect for younger children. Also, the larger magnifying glass area makes […]