Categories: Parent Picks
Here are a few great gift ideas from Key Porter Books that will keep your kids moving and the creative juices flowing.
GYMBOREE DANCE PLAY By: Jane B. Mason and Sarah Hines Stephens
Spin, Run, Swirl, and Twirl!
Gymboree Dance Play is filled with kid-tested activities designed to get the body and mind in motion. >From swinging and swaying to rhyming games and a grand parade, these lively, fun-filled activities will get kids moving, stimulate their senses, and ignite their imaginations. Dance Play will have kids dancing, whirling, laughing, and learning. For an interactive element, the kit includes fabric props.
GYMBOREE MUSIC PLAY By: Jane B. Mason and Sarah Hines Stephens
Sing, Strum, Drum and Toot!
Filled with toe-tapping, kid-tested activities, Gymboree Music Play will get you and your child grooving and learning about music in fresh new ways. Whether you choose to tap out a jazzy rhythm, strum to the beat, or create your own tinkling melody, Music Play is sure to excite, educate, and stimulate musicians of all ages. The kit includes a kid-friendly musical toy, which adds an interactive element.
Imaginative designs plus fun-filled activities.
Kids become the canvas with Gymboree Face Painting. Packed with innovative ideas for simple face and body art, Face Painting will give you and your child the tools you need to take dramatic play to a new level of educational fun and excitement. Start with a nose and work down to toes, making everything from colourful painted-hand puppets to favourite jungle creatures. Complete with songs, rhymes, and ideas to act out, Face Painting is sure to stimulate the imaginations of kids of all ages. The kit includes a colourful set of kid-tested face paints.
Between them, JANE B. MASON and SARAH HINES STEPHENS have written over a hundred books for children, including the Bean board books, several Curious George titles including Curious George’s Neighborhood and Curious George Learns to Count, and the middle-grade