Early Years

  • CT0714 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
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    The whole family can test their strength with a traditional game of Tug of War!

    This box includes a strong rope for six people to battle it out over, a chunky chalk and even a red sash to put down on the floor.

    Tug of War is a great activity for the whole family to play and is ideal for sports days, garden parties and picnics in the park.

    Ages 3 plus

    Box dimensions: 295 x 300mm
    Contents: Six-person rope, one chunky chalk, sash marker
  • AAEIJ Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Eric Carle's exuberantly coloured artwork and favourite animals make this rhythmic story the perfect introduction to looking and learning about colours. Each spread leads seamlessly into the next and young children will delight in Eric's colourful collage of animals and simple repetitive language.
  • CT0715 3 years +
    3 years +
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    On your marks, get set... GO!

    This big box of fun will keep the whole family entertained and racing for the prize over the summer months.

    All presented in eye-catching colours, the set includes sacks, wooden spoons and 'eggs', three-legged race ties and chalks to help you keep score. It will bring even more enjoyment to summer sports days, garden parties and picnics.

    Ages 3 plus

    Box dimensions: 270 x 320mm

    Contents: 3 chunky chalks, 6 egg & spoon race sets, 4 printed sacks, 4 three-legged race ties
  • FNU2 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Children can learn numbers 0-20 by looking at the colourful pictures and numerals on these educational flashcards. They provide a fun and easy way for children to build their confidence in counting and recognise a wide range of numbers.

    Perfect for preparing your children for school, they will help children practise numbers and encourage them to trace them and develop early adding and taking away skills. There are also symbol cards to help children practise simple sums.

    There is helpful guidance for parents and even ideas for fun games to play with the cards.
  • CSTP 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Children can take their first steps to cooking fresh, healthy and delicious recipes by mastering the 50 easy-to-follow recipes featured in this book.

    From soups to pasta dishes and treats including banana bread, all of the recipes in this book are simple to make and sure to get children into baking - especially after they've tasted their healthy and delicious creations. There are also shortcuts and tips to help kids get their heads around kitchen terminology.

    All of the tasty dishes contain clear, short step-by-step instructions and are accompanied by eye-catching photography.
  • FCZ2 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    These flashcards are full of colourful pictures that introduce children to every letter of the alphabet. They provide a fun and easy way of helping children recognise both upper and lower case letters.

    Ideal for helping children build their reading confidence, they're essential for learning before heading to school and even have plenty of ideas for fun games to play to help make the letters even more memorable.

    They also come with helpful guidance for parents.
  • PLX2 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Part of a series that finds Peppa Pig and her family introducing children to common first experiences, this book finds George joining Peppa at their playgroup - but she really doesn't want him there!

    However, all of Peppa's friends like George and decide that they want to have little brothers, too. Will this change her mind about him being there?

    This is a reassuring tale that will help children understand what a first day at preschool, nursery, playgroup or school will be like.
  • NGO2 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Lauren Child's Charlie and Lola book, I Am Not Sleepy and I Will Not Go to Bed, will strike a chord with exasperated parents everywhere. In the book, big brother Charlie has some clever and imaginative solutions to persuade Lola that it's time for bed.

    Starring the popular CBeebies characters, this is a great story to read when it's time to for the whole family settle down at bedtime... and you might even find some of Charlie's tactics well worth imitating!
  • BIH2 5 years +
    5 years +
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    A family are heading out on a train ride but the children are disappointed that they can't get off and enjoy all the fun things outside the window. However, the train soon pulls up at the seaside and they're excited to go out and explore!
  • EIO2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    This engaging book is full of information about the planet Earth and will delight budding scientists with its jaw-dropping facts. Beautifully illustrated and scientifically accurate, it's a brilliant study aid for science lessons.
  • EIQ2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    The two stories in this book are perfect for early reading. Children have the chance to chase a hen across the pages of Peck, Hen, Peck and Ben's Pet is a fun, exciting and interactive read that encourages them to guess which animal belongs to Ben.
  • ALTEC Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Little Movers Run, climb, crawl or jump - everybody loves to move! Fast or slow, up or down, alone or with our friends! Carol Thompson's exquisite illustrations allow us to share and explore the struggles, achievements and sheer delight of children learning to manage and explore early movement challenges. These books are perfect aids to help build confidence and control. Ready? One, two, three...let's move!
  • TPOC 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
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    Inspired by a real-life story, this purr-fect picture book (written by Joyce Dunbar and featuring evocative artwork by Claire Fletcher) introduces a cat named Tibs who worked at a London post office during the 1950s!

    There are holes in the mail sacks and letters have been torn to shreds... It has to be the work of mice and to counteract this, the postmaster employs a cat...

    Tibs comes from a long line of post office cats so catching mice should come easy to him - but he prefers to make friends with them! Can he teach the mice how to keep things tidy? The unlikely friends soon find themselves on an adventure that involves a ride on the underground Mail Rail train...
  • FLNG 5 years +
    5 years +
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    With a cut-out, peek-through silhouette of a brave little boy pondering his thoughts, this is a book that will help you and your children understand the nature of feelings and what they mean.

    Sure to make you and your kids experience all the emotions, the text is visceral and the visual style makes it rewarding on repeated reading. Wonderfully enchanting, it will help children understand why every person is unique and experiences different emotions.

    Written by Richard Jones in delightful rhyme and with Libby Walden's gorgeous watercolour artwork, each spread is dominated by a colour that relates to the emotion and feeling. The textured jacket makes the book extra special.
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    Little Movers Run, climb, crawl or jump - everybody loves to move! Fast or slow, up or down, alone or with our friends! Carol Thompson's exquisite illustrations allow us to share and explore the struggles, achievements and sheer delight of children learning to manage and explore early movement challenges. These books are perfect aids to help build confidence and control. Ready? One, two, three...let's move!
  • AOWBU 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £4.79
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    This book takes a very simple look at children's sense of touch. Levelled text with repeated use of high frequency words makes the book perfect for beginning readers, while bright, colourful illustrations complement the text and maintain readers' interest.
  • AJO2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    Little Sea Horse and the Big Crab is a fun story full of new words and vocabulary. Yellow book banded, it will help children build their reading confidence from a very early age.
  • ED2088 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £11.99
    Bring all the fun of the farm into your children's playtime with this 20-piece set of wooden toys.

    A traditional favourite, it's sure to inspire imaginative play as your little farmers make up some brilliant scenes involving pigs, cows, sheep and hens.

    All of the figurines are hand-painted and the whole set (including the wooden tray) will help develop hand-coordination skills.
    Contents: 1 tray, 2 cows, 1 rabbit, 3 people, 1 dog, 1 sheep, 1 chicken, 1 duck, 1 pig, 2 horses, 2 trees, 1 hay bale, 1 drinking trough, 1 fence, 1 tractor.

    Ages 3 plus
    225 x 310mm
  • AAE2 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Discover all the things you can see at the aquarium with this brilliant early reader. Yellow book banded, it has engaging and contemporary content that will help children build their reading confidence and expand their vocabulary.
  • ADZ2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    Learn how to make chocolate banana pops with this Yellow band book. It has practical information and tips on making delicious treats and will help children develop their reading fluency.
  • EIA2 3 years +
    3 years +
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    The Mr. Men are all getting pets but can Mr. Muddle find the right animal? He looks at Little Miss Chatterbox with her parrot and Mr. Quiet with his goldfish and wants a pet of his own - but what would suit someone so scatty?

    Inspired by experiences and activities children will recognise from their everyday life, this story is fun and reassuring and also features a 'Where's Walter the Worm' activity to add extra interactivity.
  • EJG2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    The Dog and the Fox finds a dog wanting to play int the daytime, but his friend Fox is fast asleep. Will Fox join him? This is a Yellow book-banded story to help children build their reading fluency and confidence.
  • EHZ2 Toddlers
    Toddlers
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    Mr. Funny has announced he's forming a band and all the Mr. Men and Little Miss characters want to join in. Unfortunately, some are better at making music than others and although Little Miss Trouble wants to join in, she can't play a chord or tap in time. How will she make it into the band?

    This Mr. Men story finds the beloved characters heading on trips and taking part in activities that children will recognise from their day-to-day lives. There's even a 'Where's Walter the Worm' activity to add extra interaction.
  • EJF2 4 years +
    4 years +
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    When Farmer Green falls sick and can't feed the sheep, Lee decides to help. But he forgets to shut the pens and soon a big flock of sheep are on the run. This Yellow book-banded story is perfect for introducing children to new words and developing their vocabulary in a fun and exciting way.