Nichole says, “When my son picks up a building toy and can form bridges, houses, and monsters, that shows me he has an imagination. Showing me his world is open to endless possibilities. Remember, without imagination, no invention would ever have happened. The world would not be what it is today. I embrace toys that not only provide a play outlet but provide the opportunity to also have education value. This is why I am obsessed with the Tegu Oceans Deluxe Magnetic Wooden Blocks.” Read the rest of her review at Mommy Needs a Bottle.
Karla says, “If you’re looking for a non-techy gift idea for a middle-schooler or teen, the String Art Kit is a fun project that can easily be done in one sitting.” Read the rest of her review at Roads to Everywhere.
Alicia says, “…you can literally use these anywhere: in church, on car rides, waiting for dinner to arrive at a restaurant, and of course, during school time!” Read the rest of her review at Learning Well Community.
Lacey says, “The book gives the scientific names of the bones and the students are working on memorizing and identifying all the bones named properly and – let me tell you – that is hard. Proximal, carpal, phalange, metacarpal, scaphoid, hamate and tricky words like that – for third and fourth graders. Truthfully, I had my doubts as we waded through the words and read the rhymes together and I have been tempted to not have Piper and Otto memorize these bone names. But each lesson I have been surprised at their desire to recite all the names to me, […]
Emily says, “I don’t usually put this in my reviews, but my first impression differs from how I feel now, so I think it’s important for those who have the same first impression. Upon opening the box and taking out the cards, I was overwhelmed. Maybe seeing so many cards cued a small anxiety attack by the thought of having to sort through them and figure out how to utilize them for Alexis. My first impression was to message them and ask them what the heck they were thinking packing so many cards into a tiny box. Glad I didn’t!” […]
Missica says, “Mr. B has been loving the Edison Robot 2.0, part of the 4th grade curriculum kitfrom Timberdoodle. Mr. B is beyond 4th grade, but that doesn’t matter when it comes to this fun and educational robot that is also Lego compatible.” Read the rest of her review at Through the Open Window.
Melissa says, “Beautiful Coloring is a fun coloring book. Since it is for middle elementary children, it is simpler than most adult coloring books out there (as is to be expected). However, it’s more than a coloring book as it also teaches children about the color wheel.” Read the rest of her review at Mom’s Plans.