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Book Highlight:  All About Pets

Book Highlight: All About Pets

We love books here at Mom-Spot and enjoy sharing our favorite finds with you, our readers. Today we have a round up of new books featuring pets and stories about pets. BIG CAT little cat There was a cat who lived alone. Until the day a new cat came . . . And so a(…)

Peppa Pig Brings Colors to Life

Peppa Pig Brings Colors to Life

I remember the days of my child’s first books.  Books about colors and numbers and all kinds of silliness.  No matter the story, we used books as learning tools.  Books were a way to teach words, identification, numbers, shapes, colors and so much more.  In a true sense, each book became a seek and find(…)

Meet the Chapter Books

Meet the Chapter Books

Great Summer Reads for Independent Readers Penguin Young Readers published these chapter books earlier this summer and we wanted to encourage you to pick up a copy for the young independent reader in your home. Keep the kids engaged in reading with these fun adventures and colorful characters. About The Kid from Planet Z: Talking(…)

STEM Books for Science Saturday:  Swap!

STEM Books for Science Saturday: Swap!

SWAP! An old ship. A sad friend. A button . . . An idea. Let’s SWAP! In a young scalawag’s first tale of bartering, a peg-legged youngster sets out to help his captain repair his vessel. One button for three teacups. SWAP! Two teacups for four coils of rope. SWAP! And so it goes, until(…)

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Stunning Picture Books for Kids

Boo! by Ben Newman Scared you! This little mouse thinks he’s the bravest animal around, but it seems that he’s not the only one. . . All the animals are keen to show off their bravery—from the crocodile with his mighty jaws, to the tiger with her scary claws! But who will be the bravest(…)

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How Many Guinea Pigs – Answers To Your Most Clever Math Questions

How many bees does it take to make one jar of honey? How many soccer balls would fit inside a hollow Earth? How many pieces of gum would it take to stick you to a wall―and keep you there? Believe it or not, you can find out the answers to these questions yourself―using math! Combining(…)