Synopses & Reviews
For seventy years, Curious George has represented the adventurous spirit and curiosity
of everyone who loves to learn. Spark a childand#8217;s curiosity in the classroom and beyond
with these fun and exciting learning materials starring everyoneand#8217;s favorite monkey.
and#8226; paperback copy of Curious George Learns the Alphabet book
and#8226; audio recording of Curious George Learns the Alphabet on CD
and#8226; Curious About Letters 32-page workbook
and#8226; Curious About Numbers 32-page workbook
and#8226; 12 math flash cards
and#8226; Dozens of stickers
and#8226; alphabet poster (18" x 15")
and#8226; activity sheets and punch-out manipulatives
and#8226; certificate of achievement
and#8226; envelope for loose items
Kids will love the slapstick plot and energetic, expressive characters, and surprising conclusion, and teachers will appreciate the seamless integration of math skills from counting to addition and subraction.
School Library Journal
The Five Little Monkeys Jump Into Learning boxed set will helpand#160;young childrenand#160;practice valuableand#160;math and science skills! The educational kit includes a copy of Five Little Monkeys Jumping On The Bed and Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping, twoand#160;originaland#160;workbooks (Five Little Monkeys Jump Into Math and Five Little Monkeys Jumpand#160;Into Science),and#160;a CD with story recording, a spiral-bound nature journal,and#160;sticker sheets, a poster, tangrams, and a certificate of achievement.
The Five Little Monkeys know the best way to learn is to JUMP right in! Four to eight-year-olds will gain math and science skills in this educational kit. Includes two books: Five Little Monkeys Jumping On The Bed and Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping, two original workbooks (Five Little Monkeys Jump Into Math and Five Little Monkeys Jump Into Science), a spiral-bound nature field guide, sticker sheets, a poster, tangrams, a certificate of achievement, a CD with three stories, and an envelope for loose items.
Your favorite monkeys will have a field day with this all-monkey, all-the-time, science and math kit for young children. Each kit contains two stories in one paperback (Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed and Five Little Monkeys Go Shopping), two 32-page original workbooks (Five Little Monkeys Jump into Math and Five Little Monkeys Jump into Science), a spiral-bound nature field journal, sticker sheets, a poster, a tanagram shape set, a CD with an original story recording, a certificate of achievement, and an envelope for those pesky loose items. Hours of hands-on learning!
Curious kids will get learning fast with this Curious George educational kit jam-packed with everything four- to six-year-olds need to build their spelling, reading, and math skills. Includes storybook, CD, workbooks, flash cards, stickers, poster, and more!
Eileen Christelow's Five Little Monkeys are back, getting into trouble while back-to-school shopping, in the latest installment in the enormously popular series.
The day before school starts, Mama takes her five little monkeys shopping for clothes. "Stay right here," she says, "AND DON'T GO WANDERING OFF!" But one little monkey has to go to the bathroom . . . and two little monkeys get thirsty. . . . Then three little monkey friends arrive . . . and four little monkeys decide to go help find the others. . . . Will Mama ever have all five of her little monkeys together again?
In this latest romp with Eileen Christelow's Five Little Monkeys, vibrant, expressive illustrations accompany a catchy text that's great for reading aloud. Simple math lessons are seamlessly incorporated into the fun.
Books, interactive computer games, flashcards, magnetic words, workbooks, stickers, and more--this bursting-at-the-seams educational boxed set includes hours of reading and vocabulary fun with everyone's favorite talking dog!
Kids will love teaming up with Martha from the popular PBS show to build vocabulary
and hone their reading and writing skills. Set includes
and#8226; a paperback edition of the storybook Martha Blah Blah
and#8226; two 32-page vocabulary-building reading and writing workbooks
and#8226; a CD Rom with vocabulary-enriching word games
and#8226; a 24-card concentration game that doubles as flashcards
and#8226; Martha Speaks Gab Libs, 24 pages of fill-in word fun
and#8226; a 15" x 15" wall poster with fill-in speech bubbles
and#8226; more than 150 stickers, and envelope for loose items
and#8226; a certificate of achievement
Perfect for every early reader, this jam-packed boxed set will provide hours of enjoyable
About the Author
Susan Meddaugh was born and raised in Montclair, New Jersey. She graduated from Wheaton College, where she studied French literature and fine arts. After working briefly with an advertising agency in New York, she moved to Boston and worked at a publishing company for ten years, first as a designer, then art editor, and finally as art director. While there, she did the illustrations for Good Stones (Houghton Mifflin) by Anne Epstein, and then decided to strike out on her own as a freelance illustrator and creator of children's books. Since that time, Susan has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Martha Speaks, which was chosen as a New York Times Best Illustrated Book for 1992. In 1998 she was awarded the New England Book Award, given by the New England Booksellers Association to recognize a body of work. Her work also was acknowledged with a New York Times Best Illustrated Award. She lives in Sherborn, Massachusetts.