Tuttle Publishing Origami Activities

Children will have hours of fun with the 15 projects in this beginner origami book, designed to introduce them to the exciting world of paper-folding. A crane, a bat, and a lotus-topped gift box are just a few of the simple projects for fir...st-time paper folders. The book includes an introduction to origami that explores its history, the kinds of paper used, preparation, and basic folding techniques. Each of the projects explores a different aspect of Asian culture. Origami is a wonderful way to stimulate a childs imagination and their interest in Asian art. Paper not included. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 10/15/2003 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Michael G. LaFosse Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Dimensions: 8.97in length x 0.51in width x 8.97in height Weight: 14.4oz. Read More

Tuttle Publishing
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Learn to create hundreds of unique butterfly and moth species using LaFosses original origami butterfly design system Kids and gro...wn-ups alike share a fascination with the delicate beauty and changing nature of butterflies and moths. Origami Butterflies is a unique collection of twelve origami projects from world-renowned origami artist Michael G. LaFosse. Along with folding paper and directions, this kit also includes a description of LaFosses origami butterfly design system. As you gain understanding of the systems variables, you will be able to create your own fanciful origami butterflies! Book Details: Format: Special Format Publication Date: 2/10/2009 Pages: Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Michael G. LaFosse Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Read More

Tuttle Publishing
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As Mother Goose has known for centuries, rhyme and rhythm are fun! And what could be a more enjoyable way for children and their p...arents to learn about different cultures and languages than through familiar rhymes and songs? In Chinese and English Nursery Rhymes, an innovative collection of favorite rhymes are put in pairs?one from China and the next in English?to show how the things that kids love are the same, no matter where in the world they live. Whether your native language is English or Chinese, you can learn the rhymes along with your children. Just follow the words on the page, or play the CD and sing along! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/10/2010 Pages: 32 Author: Faye-Lynn Wu Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.51in width x 10.98in height Weight: 18.39oz. Read More

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A delightful look at Japanese culture and family life, Japanese Traditions is an intricately illustrated romp through the childhoo...d reminiscences of author/illustrator Setsu Broderick. Told via a series of short text blocks and lighthearted illustrations based on cats, Japanese Traditions displays seasonal festivals and activities such as O-Bon, O-hanami (cherry blossom viewing) and preparing for the New Year. While enjoying the charming illustrations of a family of Japanese cats, the author shares her warm childhood memories of many Japanese customs, such as gathering around the kotatsu to stay warm, throwing soybeans to keep away ogres and hanging handmade teru-teru-bozu dolls out the window to stop the rain. There are also many traditional Japanese games, toys, foods and celebrations taught through the illustrations. All in all, Japanese Traditions provides a magical feast for children of all ages. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 4/10/2010 Pages: 48 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Setsu Broderick Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Dimensions: 10.51in length x 0.47in width x 9.01in height Weight: 17.6oz. Read More

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Poetry, rhythm and melody help make it easier to absorb a new language-and make learning fun! Korean Nursery Rhymes: Wild Geese, H...alf Moon and Other Favorite Songs and Rhymes presents fourteen well-loved rhymes in bilingual English and Korean text (both Hangeul script and Romanized Korean are given). The accompanying audio CD contains recordings of all the rhymes performed in Korean and English. The selections include songs that involve children singing together or with their parents. Some of these songs accompany everyday play activities like jump rope and hand clap games. Others speak to a childs view of nature, and a love of home. All rhymes are presented in interlinear Korean-English form to encourage language learning. Notes throughout the text offer nuggets of interesting information about Korean culture and explain how the games are played. Each rhyme is presented on its own vibrantly illustrated spread, making this the perfect introduction to Korean language and culture for preschoolers! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/11/2013 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 4 and Up Author: Danielle Wright Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Dimensions: 8.5in length x 0.4in width x 11in height Weight: 17.86 oz Read More

Tuttle Publishing
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N is for nolda, what I do every day. Wont you come join me? It means to play! My First Book of Korean Words introduces Korean lang...uage and culture to preschool children in a gentle, playful way. Its ABC structure provides a familiar framework that encourages fun and easy learning. The mix of everyday words, sound words and words specific to Korean life gives kids a varied sample of language and culture. Each word taught is shown in Hangeul as well as in its Romanized form, and cultural and linguistic notes here and there enhance the learning experience. Kids will love Ji-min and her friends as they join her from page to colorful page! Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/10/2012 Pages: 26 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Kyubyong Park Publisher: Tuttle Publishing Dimensions: 9in length x 0.6in width x 8in height Weight: 11.65 oz Read More

Speedo
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Speedo Junior Kickboard Its time to get the kids in shape having fun and swimming is one of the best ways to do it! Speedos Youth ...Kickboard is ideal for kicking drills and general training. This EVA Junior sized kickboard is great for all ages and swimming levels. Build up leg strength and durability while relaxing the upper body. Kickboard is built from strong EVA foam rubber for maximum floatation and years of durable use. Features: Ideal for kicking drills and general training Perfect for all ages and swimming levels EVA Foam Rubber Construction ? Imported ? 100% EVA FOAM Read More

Crayola
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Crayola Color Wonder Magic Light Brush with Metallic Paper magically lights up in the color of each clear Color Wonder paint. It i...ncludes Color Wonder Metallic Paper for extra shiny metal effects. Product Dimensions (inches): 3.4 (L) by 13 (W) by 12 (H) Age: 6 years and up Recommended Ages:6 ? 15 Read More

Fashion Angels
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Fashion Angels Travel Fashion Design Light Box A delightful way of creating new and exciting fashion designs, Fashion Angels Trave...l Fashion Design Light Box helps young fashionistas design on-the-go. Included sketch-sheets and fashion films are a great way to whip up trendy and new looks to kick start a career in fashion design. The light box is a smart way to create and recreate styles. Why Youll Love It: A smart and chic way to explore fashion designing, this light box is cut out to create endless design combinations. Age: 8 to 15 years Features Ideal way to create runway designs Helps create over 100 different kinds of looks Includes Light box 25 fashion design sketch sheets Fashion films 10 color pencils Sharpener Design guide Required Batteries: 3 AA Recommended Ages:8 ? 15 Dimensions: 10.5in length x 2in width x 11in height Read More

Fashion Angels
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Fashion Angels Monster High Artist Tote Compact Portfolio Set Fashion Angels Monster High Artist Tote Compact Portfolio Set makes ...it easy for kids to design a scary-cool wardrobe for their favorite Monster High characters. The kit comes with an array of tools such as removable plastic stencils and markers which kids can use to trace creepy clothing and accessories designs for the Monster High characters. There are tips and inspiration on how to color, shade and add details that kids may follow to make each creepy outfit unique. Why Youll Love It: These monsters are so stylish its scary. Age: 7 years and up Features Sketch pad allows kids draw designs on the models Great for on the go Removable stencils make it easy to trace clothing and accessory designs on the formatted sketch sheets Wonderful collection of craft activities for hours of fun and creativity Easy storage and transportation Includes A shoulder tote Spiral bound sketch portfolio with plastic cover 10 markers Monster High Compact Sketch Portfolio featuring 40 sketch pages 4 removable plastic stencil sheets with 110 stencil designs 80 stickers Instructions Recommended Ages:7 and up Weight: 1.65 lb Read More

Lights Camera Interaction
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Melissa and Doug Flower Power Wooden Bead Set With Melissa and Doug Flower Power Wooden Bead Set kids can create charming jewelry ...like necklaces and bracelets. Using a huge variety of shapes, colors and patterns, this kit comes with more than 150 beads and 5 laces in a handy box. Why Youll Love It: This wooden bead set is a fun way to introduce growing children to the scintillating world of jewelry and teaches them how to make their own. Age: 4 years and up Features Design your own unique jewelry Contains 150 beads Comes with 5 beautiful laces Recommended Ages:4 ? 6 Weight: 0.8 lb Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Melissa and Doug Favorite Phrases Stamp Set Melissa and Doug Favorite Phrases Stamp Set comes with 10 familiar phrases like I love... you and You are the best. This unique stamp collection makes messages colorful and adds a personal touch to them. These stamps are made of wood and come with a 2-color ink pad consisting of washable, nontoxic ink and 5 colored pencils. Why Youll Love It: Add color and style to personal messages with these carved wooden stamps. Age: 5 years and up Features Wooden stamps with 10 familiar phrases Comes with a 2-color ink pad and 5 colored pencils Adheres to ASTM D-4236 Recommended Ages:4 and up Weight: 1.39 lb Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Melissa and Doug Deluxe Easel Pad Melissa and Doug Deluxe Easel Pad is a pack of two easel pads with 50 sheets of paper in each. T...he premium white bond paper is ideal for water paints, poster colors, markers, crayons and pencils. The pads can be easily mounted on an easel or laid out on the top of a table or even on the floor. Why Youll Love It: Bring out the artist in any kid. Age: 2 years and up Features Wide variety of crayons, pencils, paints and colors can be used on the paper Can be mounted on an easel or laid out on the top of a table or even on the floor Premium white bond paper Promotes creativity in kids Includes 2 easel pads 50 sheets of paper in every pad Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Melissa and Doug Decorate Your Own Melissa and Doug Decorate Your Own helps kids take flight. Kids will have fun putting together ...the wooden jet plane model with the help of the adhesive. They can then paint it with the included brushes, the paint and the plane themed stickers. Why Youll Love It: Your little ones creativity will soar. Age: 4 years and up Features Made of durable wood Easy to assemble Aviation-themed Includes Glue tube Paintbrush 4 pots of paint Stickers Recommended Ages:4 and up Weight: 0.65 lb Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Imagine a landscape full of dinosaurs! Children love using the 8 detailed dino stamps and a two-color inkpad. Its fun creating cou...ntless scenes, and coloring in the pictures with the 5 colored pencils! This well-crafted set is conveniently contained in a sturdy wooden box for organizing and storage. Its a tremendous value that children will use over and over again! Washable, non-toxic kid-friendly ink. Dimensions: 1.8 x 8 x 8.5 Assembled Recommended Ages: 4+ years Read More

Melissa & Doug
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Wooden hearts, flowers and butterflies are hand-crafted and decorated with an array of amazing details and packed into a handy woo...den tray for deluxe jewelry design. Accent beads in a variety of shapes and colors await your young designers creative touch to be strung in an ever changing array of patterns on the eight color-coordinated cords.<ul><li>Product dimensions: 1.0 IN x 12.0 IN x 12.0 IN</li></ul> Features include: ?Deluxe, hand-crafted bead set for infinite jewelry design ?Over 220 wooden beads and 9 color-coordinated cords included ?Packed in a handy wooden tray ?A perfect stringing, patterning and designing activity ?For ages 4 + years Recommended Ages:4 ? 8 Read More

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