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2013-09-24 11:21:19

Playing with blocks may help preschoolers develop the kinds of skills that support later learning in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), according to a new study by researchers at the University of Delaware and Temple University. And for low-income preschoolers, who lag in spatial skills, such play may be especially important. The study is published in the journal Child Development. More than a hundred 3-year-olds of various socioeconomic levels took part in the study....

2013-09-17 23:32:25

Adult Store Offers Men And Women a Sophisticated and Non-Intimidating Place to Discreetly Buy Sex Toys Online Harrison, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 New York-based upscale eCommerce site, MySecretLuxury.com, is celebrating its one-year anniversary with some impressive accomplishments. The company announces that since launching a year ago, it has experienced continuous month-to-month growth. The company only stocks high quality luxury sex toys and sex accessories and is proud to be one...

2013-09-14 23:00:34

Activities to help develop fine motor skills and a playful painting activity have been released on Kids Activities Blog. Seasoned Moms are sharing their secrets getting hand muscles ready for pencil holding and keyboard typing. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 Fine motor skills are very important for little ones. Seasoned Moms are sharing the best activities to help develop fine motor skills and a playful painting activity that helps to develop precious hand muscles. Strengthening...

2013-09-09 23:03:23

One lucky fan will win $1000 grand prize. Play to win every day now through October 20th. Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 K’NEX, the only U.S. construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, is pleased to announce the "TINKERTOY Win-in-a-Snap" game and sweepstakes, a six-week long promotion open to U.S. and Canadian* residents ages 18+ (for U.S. participants), or the age of majority in their province of residence (for Canadian participants). To...

2013-08-28 23:19:55

Kids II® received 13 design awards across several categories in Graphic Design USA magazine’s premier showcase for outstanding work by in-house designers, the 2013 American Inhouse Design Awards. (PRWEB) August 28, 2013 Kids II® recently received 13 design awards from Graphic Design USA magazine’s American Inhouse Design Awards. The American Inhouse Design Awards are given annually to inhouse designers, marketers and communications professionals who bring top-level...

2013-08-28 12:40:58

Giving children simple chores can help them learn responsibility and independence from an early age and ease the transition to adulthood, said a developmental pediatrician from Baylor College of Medicine. "We have some evidence that shows that when children are given simple chores at an early age, it teaches them independent living skills that will help them adapt to adulthood," said Dr. Adiaha Franklin, assistant professor of pediatrics - developmental at BCM and a physician in the Meyer...

2013-08-25 23:01:18

During the Spectacular Summer Weekend Blowout event, Filtersfast.com offers a complimentary Soak & Seek Kids Pool Toy from Melissa & Doug, with any purchase of a pool or beach toy. Customers can also receive F-R-E-E Shipping this weekend with any purchase over $99.00 from the Filters Fast website, while supplies last. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) August 25, 2013 Filtersfast.com, the leading online retailer of water filters and air filters, continue their Spectacular Summer Weekend...

2013-08-22 23:19:50

Officially Licensed Building Toys by K’NEX Will Allow Kids to Build & Play in the Plants vs. Zombies™ World Hatfield, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2013 Plants vs. Zombies™ fans will soon be able to build and play with characters from their favorite game with new licensed building toys by K’NEX®. PopCap Games (a division of Electronic Arts), creator of the popular gaming franchise and K’NEX, the only U.S. construction toy company focused on Building Worlds Kids Love®, are...


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2010-10-11 19:48:16

The slinky consists of a helical spring that stretches and can bounce up and down. The spring can travel down stairs as it stretches and re-forms itself with the aid of gravity and momentum. Invented by Richard James in 1940's the slinky was demonstrated at Gimbels department store in 1945. The store sold its entire inventory of 400 units in ninety minutes. James Industries was formed to manufacture the slinky. It was until 1998 that the James family cashed in by selling the company to...

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