The Parents' Choice Award is an award presented by the non-profit Parents' Choice Foundation™ to recognize "the very best products for children of different ages and backgrounds, and of varied skill and interest levels." It is considered a "prestigious" award among children's products,and has been described as the industry equivalent of an Academy Award. Awards are given out in the following categories: audio, books, DVD, magazines, computer software, television, toys, and video games.
The awards are determined by a committee of educators, scientists, performing artists, librarians, parents and children. Approximately 20% of those items submitted to the Parents’ Choice Awards™ program receive a commendation in one of the six award levels: Classic, Gold, Silver, Recommended, Approved, and Fun Stuff.
Model: 0B-BUB-012 PartNumber: zom1014 Zometool Crazy Bubbles Kit gives all the fun of mind blowing bubbles. Square bubbles? Yesterday's news. Try cubic bubbles, pyramid-shaped bubbles or spiral ones. Tons of bubbly fun for the whole family. Perfect for rainy days, family gatherings or as a birthday gift. For the science-minded there is plenty to chew on here, explore minimal surfaces, experiment with Hamiltonian paths and more. Great for science projects. Clear and colorful step-by-step instructions will get you started while leaving you a wide range of possibilities open for exploration and free-play. Zometool is treasured by kids and Nobel Prize winners; it has been included in lists like Forbes Top Toys That Kindle Kids' Creativity and Times Toys That Will Make Your Kids Smarter". Contains 52 precision-made components. Ages 6 and up. Zometool is 100% made in the USA using kid-safe materials. All Zometool kits are guaranteed for life by manufacturer.
Model: A8R-00032 PartNumber: a8r-00032 Zoo Tycoon 2: Endangered Species brings you a rare animal experience as you create the ultimate world-class zoo. are for and enjoy some of the rarest animals in the world. See if you have what it takes to bring these unique animals back from the brink of extinction. Whether it's the lovable Koala from the jungles of Australia or the exotic Komodo Dragon from the Lesser Sunda Islands, these wonderful new animals will inhabit your dream zoo and challenge your organizing and management skills!
Number of discs: 1 Rated: PartNumber: 6433 Combining three top-selling titles, Zoo Tycoon: Complete Collection includes the original Zoo Tycoon game and the Dinosaur Digs and Marine Mania expansion packs, allowing players' imaginations to run wild as they care for more than 100 land, aquatic and prehistoric animals in the most beautiful and lively zoo imaginable.
Simply written and beautifully illustrated. Each monthly issue "captures" one of 60 different animals through magnificent photography, illustrations, diagrams, descriptions and includes interactive activity pages. Kids get "up close and personal" with the world's most amazing creatures. Zoobooks Magazine is a favorite of zoos throughout the country. Filled with great animal pictures and informative articles, Zoobooks is a perfect zoological reference for any child aged six to twelve years old who loves animals. Each issue is themed around a specific animal or group of animals, discussing habits and habitat in depth so the reader gains a thorough understanding. Best of all, this magazine is refreshingly free of advertising.
An issue of Zoobooks Magazine has about 24 pages. Most of the magazine is packed with colorful pictures and illustrations of the theme animal, as well as short articles and fact sidebars. The most unique features of each animal are broken down and explained at a child's level. For species that are extinct or becoming extinct, children are encouraged to take action to ensure those animals' futures. The last four pages of each edition offer a pull-out activity booklet filled with games, puzzles, and coloring pages.
Zoobooks Magazine started as a product parents could purchase at kiosks near zoo exhibits appropriate to the specific issue. Demand for complete sets of Zoobooks quickly grew, and Wildlife Education Ltd. began selling subscriptions. Today, Zoobooks Magazine subscriptions also include monthly access to the online Secret Jungle, where kids can print out more animal-themed activities and play online games. Here, kids can also participate in a bi-weekly eSafari, in which subscribers can take a guided tour of great online animal sites and learn more about the particular month's theme animal.
Zoobooks Magazine offers a fantastic way for parents to answer all those animal questions inspired by zoo visits. Many budding zoologists save every issue, building a collection they can refer to for years to come.
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