The Planet Earth Day/Night Globe by National Geographic

The Planet Earth Day/Night Globe by National Geographic

a really cool way to look at the world. National Geographic provides us with another tool to teach our kids. definitely on my To Get list.

  • Reading can be fun, but I confess that I sometimes ran out of ideas to make learning to read a game for my child. Enter Hot Dots to save the day. My daughter really loved playing with these- the pen (sold separately) gives off all... Reading can be fun, but I confess that I sometimes ran out of ideas to make learning to read a game for my child. Enter Hot Dots to save the day. My daughter really loved playing with these- the pen (sold separately) gives off all kinds of cool sound effects and light bursts. This is the first set in the phonics series and the pen works with all of them so you can expand as your child progresses- or you can use them without the pen if you choose. My daughter loved doing these on her own or with me.

  • Hot Dots from Educational Insights are a great series of teaching aids that allow children to independently study and practice phonics, addition, subtraction and more. The pen shown here is sold separately and works with all the c... Hot Dots from Educational Insights are a great series of teaching aids that allow children to independently study and practice phonics, addition, subtraction and more. The pen shown here is sold separately and works with all the components. When the pen touches a "hot" dot (the right answer) the pen gives one of several affirmative phrases and glows brightly. Choose a "cold dot" and the pen gives a "boing," prompting kids to try again. Most kids really love using these!