A new fun way to develop and sharpen problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. Colorful mats and shape tiles make patterning and visual discrimination fun. Start building a foundation for academic success with the Learning Mats: Patterns kit. The kit helps children practice these key skills: Recognize simple patterns Describe, extend, and explain the next element in a simple, repeating pattern (problem solving and prediction) Sort and organize shapes Identify and describe five geometric shapes: circle square, star, triangle, rectangle For use with Grades PreK-1.
When Handa, who lives in a Kenyan village, sets out to visit her friend in the next village with a basketful of tropical fruits on her head, the animals she passes on the way take advantage of the opportunity.
Have you ever wondered what happens to a raindrop when it falls from the sky? This beautifully illustrated story will capture the imaginations of children and parents alike, and offers a perfect introduction to the water cycle.