Looking for some summer reading for the kids? Quarto Knows is one of our favorite places to shop for books. The kids love the variety they offer. They have some super fun books for summer that will get the kids out and actively exploring the world around them. They also have some great travel/activity books that are great for summer travel. A couple of our favorites:
Prepare to cozy up with spiders, centipedes, butterflies, and bees, to name just a few! In Bug Lab for Kids, Mississippi State University associate professor, extension entomologist (bug expert), and educator John W. Guyton shares his knowledge and excitement about all things beautiful, creepy, and crawly.
Every chapter is bursting with photos, illustrations, fascinating facts and fun activities–including experiments, hunt-and-catch, and citizen science assignments, and arts and crafts projects–that teach kids about bugs’ physical characteristics, behavior, and how they affect agriculture, health, and water quality.
Bug Lab for Kids also includes helpful sidebars that explain how to safely handle common insects, and how to easily identify bugs that shouldn’t be held, pet or touched. Get kids excited about science and the outdoors with Bug Lab for Kids!
Create 20 of your very own decorative pieces of art with Scratch & Draw Enchanted Animals. Forget about coloring in, it’s time to start scratching out!
Use the included stylus in this unique scratch book to scuff, scrape, and scratch dark metallic coating away from the pages and create art of your own. Scratch & Draw Enchanted Animals features 20 inspirational and decorative illustrations of:
- Rabbits and dandelions
- Woodland raccoons
- Elegant owls,
- A whole forest worth of other enchanting wildlife.
Each drawing is created with simple lines and shapes. You can either follow along with the drawings or feel free to design your own variations as you create your own personalized scratch art on the opposite page. Sit back and relax with this meditative and pleasant art activity.
Revealing enchanting animals and their world may just be the perfect way to unwind after a stressful day of adult life. And best yet, each page is perforated, so your beautiful animal designs are ready to tear out and display!
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