That Is Not a Good Idea! is a hilarious, interactive picture book from bestselling author and illustrator Mo Willems, the creator of books like Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, the Knuffle Bunny series, the Elephant and Piggie series, Goldilocks and the Three Dinosaurs, and many other new classics. Inspired by the evil villains and innocent damsels of silent movies, Willems tells the tale of a hungry fox who invites a plump goose to dinner. As with the beloved Pigeon books, kids will be calling out the signature refrain and begging for repeated readings. The funny details in the full-color illustrations by three-time Caldecott Honoree Mo Willems will bring nonstop laughter to story time.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 4/23/2013Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Could anything possibly be more fun than a pig parade!? You wouldn't think so. But you'd be wrong. A pig parade is a terrible idea. Pigs hate to march, refuse to wear the uniforms, don't care about floats, and insist on playing country music ballads. Those are just some of the reasons. And trust me, this hysterical book has plenty more!Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 9/7/2010Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
Ben likes to play with robots. His little sister, Alice, would like to play with Ben. But when she and her doll try to join Ben's games, Ben says, "No dolls allowed. This is a robot game." That's why Alice asks for a robot for her birthday. Not just any robot. The exact robot Ben has been wanting forever! Ben is very, very jealous. He wants that robot. Now. Maybe he could sneak it out of its wrapping during Alice's birthday party and play with it for awhile. Nobody will know. Right? But Ben's bad idea goes very wrong and he feels terrible. Now it's up to him to show Alice that a sister is more important than even the best robot toy in the world.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 11/12/2013Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
For every budding scientist who would like to think beyond the smoking volcano, diorama, and colored graphs of the typical school science fair. I is for Idea explores the development of bicycles, zippers, toilets, computers, and many other inventions that we now take for granted in our daily lives. Readers will learn about the inventors and the genesis behind these ever-present and useful items. Curious kids will find plenty of inspiration as they discover the answers to their continuous questions. What is the basis for the phrase -the real McCoy? What actually is the mother of invention? What kitchen appliance was developed after a scientist's candy bar suddenly melted?Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/4/2005Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
The activities in Main Idea--Grade 1-2 include high-interest reading selections with activities that teach and reinforce the concepts of main idea, topic, topic sentence, and supporting details. With a variety of fun and instructional formats, teachers can provide direct instruction, reinforcement, or independent practice throughout the year. When possible, lessons are linked to other curriculum areas such as math, science, social studies, and language arts. With this format, Main Idea also offers students the opportunity to learn and practice skills such as critical thinking, comprehension, and writing in an enjoyable and creative format. Review pages are also included to assess and reinforce student learning.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/1/2000Pages: 48Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Valentine's Day is coming up, and to raise money for a charity called Puppy Love, Ellie suggests that she and The Critter Club girls sell singing telegrams. The girls have a lot of fun writing and performing the songs, but all the holiday spirit makes Ellie wish someone would send her a singing telegram! Will Ellie get her wish? With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, The Critter Club chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.
Suppose there were 12-year-old twins, a boy and girl named John and Abigail Templeton. Let's say John was pragmatic and played the drums, and Abigail was theoretical and solved cryptic crosswords. Now suppose their father was a brilliant, if sometimes confused, inventor. And suppose that another set of twins-adults-named Dean D. Dean and Dan D. Dean, kidnapped the Templeton twins and their ridiculous dog in order to get their father to turn over one of his genius (sort of) inventions. Yes, I said kidnapped. Wouldn't it be fun to read about that? Oh please. It would so. Luckily for you, this is just the first in a series perfect for boys and girls who are smart, clever, and funny (just like the twins), and enjoy reading adventurous stories (who doesn't?!).Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/15/2012 Pages: 232 Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Barney Backhoe sees children playing and has an idea for a wonderful surprise. But he wants to keep his idea secret until his project is finished. His friends wonder why Barney is collecting branches, paint, wood, shingles, and other bits of debris. Kids will love lifting 50 flaps to explore with Barney and to guess his big idea.Book Details:Format: Board BookPublication Date: 2/10/2009Pages: 12Reading Level: Age 1 and Up
These books are without a doubt the definitive and most entertaining biographies of scientists for young readers. Author and artist Mike Venezia provides hilarious, cartoon-style illustrations to complement his easy-to-read text and full-color reproductions of the scientists' sketches and notebooks.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 3/1/2010Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 6 and Up
Snap Dance, Laugh, Sing Snap Instant Wall Art, Black, 4 Sheets SNAP is a new idea in instant wall art. Just peel and stick. Play with the designs and create your own wall feature. SNAP is totally repositionable and guaranteed removable. Packaging is recyclable and inserts are FSC certified for a 'Greener World'. Dance, Laugh, Sing - Is a new idea in instant Wallart Written Expressions. So go for it- Dance, Laugh, Sing.
Snap Love, Serenity, Happiness Instant Wall Art, Black, 4 Sheets SNAP is a new idea in instant wall art. Just peel and stick. Play with the designs and create your own wall feature. SNAP is totally repositionable and guaranteed removable. Packaging is recyclable and inserts are FSC certified for a 'Greener World'. Love, Serenity, Happiness - Is a new idea in instant Wallart Written Expressions. Enjoy.
George is going to a pizza party! He’s so excited. He loves pizza and parties. George promises to be on his best monkey behavior, but when he gets to the party and sees all of that pizza dough, George has an idea . . . a big idea that lands him in big trouble! A recipe for healthy veggie mini-pizzas is included.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/12/2010Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
Inspire young minds with the LEGO DUPLO Brick Box. This assortment of cute cat-and-dog-themed bricks offer instant familiarity to immerse young minds in a world of creative building fun. Comes in a sturdy DUPLO brick storage box and includes an inspirational idea booklet.Recommended Ages: 1.5 - 5 years
While trying to earn money by shoveling snow so she can buy her mother a Christmas present, Carrie comes up with an idea for just the right gift. Includes soup recipes.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/1/2004Pages: 40Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. When a seagull drops a can of orange paint on his neat house, Mr. Plumbean gets an idea that affects his entire neighborhood.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 6/1/1977Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and Up
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