Monday, September 23, 2019

2021 Math Kangaroo Poster Competition







Students are invited to design a poster for the 2021 Math Kangaroo Competition.  Winners will receive an Amazon gift card. 

Contest ends April 21, 2020.

Find more information here.

Good luck!

The New York Times Personal Narrative Essay Contest

Students ages 13 - 19 are invited to participate in The New York Time's Personal Narrative Essay Contest.

For this contest students are asked to tell a short story about a meaningful life experience in 600 words or less.

The winner's work will be published on The Learning Network and be eligible to be chosen to have the work published in print.

Entries are due by October 29, 2019.

Enter at https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/04/learning/personal-narrative-essay-contest-for-students-tell-a-short-story-about-a-meaningful-life-experience.html

Good luck!

New Toy - Melissa & Doug Mine to Love Play Sets

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Melissa & Doug have introduced several new play sets to their Mine to Love series including a bassinet ($19.99), toy time set ($29.99) and a baby carrier ($14.99). 

With Mine to Love toys, kids three and older can explore grown-up roles and responsibilities while having endless fun caring for their babies.

Wow Toy - Melissa & Doug Get Well Doctor Activity Center

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Melissa & Doug have taken playing doctor to a whole new level with their all new Get Well Doctor Activity Center.

Kids can be the patient or the doctor, the receptionist, or the nurse. It's a great way to ease kids' fears about doctor visits and to encourage nurturing and empathetic play. The waiting area includes a seat, clock, and fun changeable artwork. Sign in and check out with a credit card reader and card, fill out a reusable patient file, and take appointments with the wooden play phone. Wash up in the sink, display X-rays, monitor blood pressure, tip the scale, measure height, and read the eye chart.

It's being sold for $199.99.  What do you think?



$2.99 for 2 Kids 2 Minute Tooth Timers at GroopDealz (regularly $12)

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GroopDealz is selling 2 Kids 2 Minute Tooth Timers for $2.99.  Shipping is $2.99.

This timer features a smiling tooth at each base, and serves as a guarantee that kids brush for at least two minutes every time.

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Circles Print 3-Piece Crib Bedding Set $15 (regularly $41.31) at Walmart

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Walmart has the Little Bedding by Nojo Reversible Floral Fusion/Pink with Circles Print 3-Piece Crib Bedding Set on clearance for $15 (regularly $41.31).
Includes a reversible comforter, fitted crib sheet and dust ruffle. The Floral Fusion set features a reversible comforter with cheerful pink flowers on one side, and a pink/white geometric pattern on the reverse, an allover polka dot chevron patterned sheet in pinks purples, oranges, and greens, and a solid pink dust ruffle.



Walmart: Tea Party Table & Chairs Set $17.98 (regularly $30)

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Walmart has rolled back the price of the American Plastic Toys Tea Party Set to $17.98 (was $29.99).
The 28-Piece Tea Party Set from American Plastic Toys features all the essential components for a successful tea party with a friend. Each tea set includes cups, saucers, plates, forks, knives, and spoons (4 of each) and a tea pot. The pink and purple table and chairs are constructed from durable, BPA and phthalate-free plastic.



$1.85 Hot Wheels Star Wars Starships Millennium Falcon Vehicle (regularly $4)

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 Walmart has the Hot Wheels Star Wars Starships Millennium Falcon Vehicle on sale for $1.85 (regularly $3.97).
Launch into hyperdrive with one of the most iconic starships from Star Wars, brought to you by Hot Wheels. Kids will love re-creating some of the galaxy's most epic battles and fiercest showdowns with this detailed die-cast starship. Attach the flight stand (included) to display your Starship collection.

Minecraft - Nintendo Switch $19.99 at Amazon (regularly $30)

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Amazon has Minecraft for the Nintendo Switch on sale for $19.99 (regularly $29.99).



Minecraft is bigger, better and more beautiful than ever! Build anything you can imagine in Creative mode, or go on grand expeditions in Survival across mysterious lands and into the depths of your own infinite worlds. Discover tons of community creations and share the adventure with friends across different platforms.



The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame - Nintendo Switch $17.99 (regularly $40)

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Amazon has the The LEGO Movie 2 Videogame - Nintendo Switch on sale for $17.99 (was $39.99).


The alien monster invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins. It is now up to Emmet and a host of heroic characters to go beyond their world and save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the Systar System. Players can journey into outer space, discover new worlds, and test their Master Building skills.



Hot Toy - Step2 Unicorn Up & Down Roller Coaster

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Amazon has the new Step2 Unicorn Up & Down Roller Coaster currently in stock. This is not on sale but it is a popular toy for the holidays.  


This unicorn-themed coaster is ready for kids to ride into fantasy land aboard an adorable Unicorn car. Lock the steps into the platform, where the unicorn awaits the journey through 9 feet of rainbow riding track. Two easy-grip handles, foot rests, and a high back ensure a secure ride on the unicorn car. A motion activated light and sounds add to the magic as little ones ride.

Amazon: $27.08 Razor Tekno Kick Scooter (regularly $50)

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Amazon has the Razor Tekno Kick Scooter on sale for $27.08 (regularly $49.99).





Break new frontiers of light and fun with the neon glow of the futuristic Tekno light up scooter. Step onboard and step up the excitement with a new dimension of flashing fun as pulsating blue lights give your ride a digital edge. 





$4 Play-Doh Top Wing Cadet Creations Toolset (regularly $15)

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Amazon has the Play-Doh Top Wing Cadet Creations Tool set on sale for $4 (regularly $14.99).






Shape a 3D version of Brody inside his Splash Wing and roll fun patterns with the tires on Rod's Road Wing. Penny's Aqua Wing squeezes Play-Doh compound from the front, almost like a water cannon! Swift's Flash Wing doubles as a knife to slice through Play-Doh compound.

$7.97 Manhattan Toy Henley Chicken Stuffed Animal (regularly $16)

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Amazon has the Manhattan Toy Henley Chicken Stuffed Animal on sale for $7.97 (was $15.99).

Her lightly stuffed body with weighted bottom paired with her suede-like beak, wattles, comb and feet make for an ultra-cuddly combination.

$9.97 PJ Masks Walkie Talkies at Amazon (regularly $20)

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Amazon has the PJ Masks Walkie Talkies on sale for $19.99.





The PJ Masks walkie talkies allow two-way communication for even more playtime fun. Press the button to talk to your friends.



$4.97 Calico Critters Tuxedo Cat Triplets (regularly $15)

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Amazon has the Calico Critters Tuxedo Cat Triplets on sale for $4.97 (regularly $14.99).



Meet the Tuxedo Cat triplets; Peppermint, Midnight and Angelica. Peppermint is very sweet and likes making new friends everywhere she goes. Midnight can sleep for hours at a time. When he wakes up, he is full of energy and loves to play tag. Angelica enjoys playing quietly with her toys and dolls. She is also very curious and likes to ask her mother questions about anything and everything.



$1 DohVinci Basic Set at Amazon (regularly $3)

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Amazon has the DohVinci Basic Set on sale for $1 (regularly $3).






The Basic Set has everything to create a simple dimensional DohVinci art piece. Just load a tube of drawing compound into the drawing tool and squeeze color onto the art board.