202 Incredible Things to Make and Do on the Weekend delivers exactly what the title suggests: over 200 fun and creative projects and activities. The entries range in difficulty and complexity, and will fill anything from a wet afternoon to a whole weekend. Full of classic projects and traditional crafts, it makes an ideal gif... read more
Based on a lifetime spent working with small children in Australian playgroups, Everyday Play is filled with ideas to help children reach their optimum wellbeing through exploration, experimentation and discovery. With an emphasis on practical, open-ended and easily replicated ideas, this fresh, contemporary book is perfe... read more
Throw, fan, flourish, spot cheaters, and do magic with cards. Learn some seriously cool card tricks and sneaky shuffles. Deck of bridge-sized cards are included with the book. These are narrower than a standard deck, which makes learning some tricks easier.
Much, much more than just colouring-in or joining-the-dots, this superb 200-page art activity book draws on the latest educational knowledge and results of testing by real kids and teachers at Te Papa and beyond. It encourages creativity, lateral thinking, and pure enjoyment in art. The book is designed primarily for children... read more
A striking book of opposites ideal for early learning, designed to build vocabulary and discover visual perspective Eleven pairs of opposites each have a clear, acetate sheet between them. Children can simply flip the acetate back and forth to reveal the opposite. This book is full of bold, simple, colorful images, always wit... read more
A fun guide to the art of creative lettering. The book contains six easy-to-use alphabet stencils in different styles, as well as fun symbols, and some basic easy steps to get you started. Spiral-bound for ease of use.
This is the perfect novelty package for all pre-school children - it is bright, vibrant, sturdy and will provide hours of play before being stored safely away in its own carry case - making it perfect portable fun for journeys, play-dates and home-time too. Created by a highly-acclaimed paper-engineer, this robust and i... read more
Violet Mackerel loves to make things - especially SMALL things. Let Violet show you how to make some of her favourite SMALL THINGS: SMALL THINGS to WEAR, SMALL THINGS to USE and SMALL THINGS to GIVE. Packed full of crafty ideas and lots of thinking outside the square! All of the fun and SMALL things Violet shows you how to ma... read more
|Author:||Quentin Blake & John Cassidy|
Quentin Blake is one of the most celebrated illustrators in the world today, and the best person imaginable to collaborate on this sketchbook with training wheels. Full of inspitational artwork instruction and plenty of white space reserved for the artist-t-be, the book comes with an artist quality sketch pen and two watercolour pencils.
|Author:||Editors of Klutz|
Design your own styles, and create fabulous mini paper fashions. The book comes with itty-bitty hangers, easy-to use stencils, patterned papers and sparkling embellishments. It is perfect for the budding fashion designer, scrapbook enthusiast or handmade card creator.
Finalist for the LIANZA Children's Book Awards 2011
Continuing with our successful titles in the Tui family this practical, highly illustrated guide has been written specifically for the young gardener. It contains all the essential information you need to start a garden plus information on the most popular plants young gardeners might like to cultivate. There are also section... read more
Over 200 colour pictures that I hope inspire you and provide ideas from myself and other educators from around New Zealand. Ideas on what can be incorporated from solid waste materials, and the home environment, into an early childhood centre's environment.
In my volunteer time as an early childhood teacher I have made... read more
The Spiral Draw book lets you create millions of dizzying designs. The book includes cool translucent "drawing wheels" that make it easy to create loads of spiral designs right on the pages of the book. Packed with tons of on-the-page drawing ideas, plus inspired instructions for swirly projects like spiral scratch art, spira... read more
|Series:||LEGO City Activity Book with Minifigure|
Get your very own collectible Santa Claus minifigure with this wonderful Christmas-themed LEGO activity book! It's Christmas time in LEGO city, and the residents are preparing themselves for the arrival of a very special visitor - Santa Claus! Read the stories, complete the activities and play along with your very own Father ... read more
The LEGO: On the Move Collection features three books: Things That Go and Amazing Places are 48pp extracts from the LEGO Book, while there is also a 32pp Amazing Minifigure Ultimate Sticker Book featuring over 100 reusable stickers! The collection also includes a great helicopter LEGO model that ensures this will make an abs... read more
A rollicking exploration of all things piratical from the brilliant mind of acclaimed author/illustrator Alan Snow. A jam-packed feast for the eyes. Don't miss it!
Get creative with the Rainbow Magic fairies! Packed with fabulous activities and special shiny stickers, this book will provide hours of fun for fairy fans!
This beautifully illustrated little hardback that tells the story of Christmas also doubles up as an Advent calendar. 24 windows on the cover can be opened to reveal a surprise for every day of Advent, while inside the story of the Nativity unfolds in a straightforward and elegant retelling.
|Series:||My First Creativity Book|
Step on the pedal and zoom into the wonderful world of speedy cars, planes, trains and all things that go, go, go with My First Creativity Book: Things That Go! There are fun sticker activities, simple dot-to-dots, mazes, counting exercises, matching games and cut-out activities to keep early learners entertained for hours.