Literacy

Grammar sticklers, poetry lovers, purveyors of the written word. We have literary gifts for all ages!

Milk and Honey Paperback

“Milk and Honey” is a paperback book written by Rupi Kaur that makes a wonderful gift for a bookworm who enjoys stories about survival. This book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter deals and heals a different pain - the topics tacked are the experience of violence, abuse, loss, love, and femininity.

ThinkFun Word A Round Game

It’s easy to develop critical skills, build vocabulary, and improve concentration with the ThinkFun Word A Round Game. This excellent 12th birthday gift idea is an award-winning card game that features 100 high-quality word-a-round cards with a total of 300 words. The instruction manual is clear and easy to follow, and kids can start playing right out of the box.

Gamewright Rory's Story Cubes

A creative story generator must be one of the best 11th birthday gifts out there for an imaginative kid! Gamewright Rory's Story Cubes can be played as a game by kids and their friends, and each large cube features 6 icons. The 54 images can be mixed in over 10 million ways to create endless story possibilities. Players can roll all 9 cubes to generate 9 random images, then they can use these images to invent a story.

MindWare Word Winks Paperback

Books that teach logical reasoning to children are the best! MindWare Word Winks is a paperback puzzle book that teaches complex skills with an efficient method. This fantastic 10th birthday gift option is perfect for children who are on vacation because it exercises the brain while they’re away from school.

Scrabble Game

This classic game is a must for any kid’s playroom. Scrabble is one of the best 9th birthday gifts out there - it helps with kids understanding of English language and spelling. The kit includes a game board, 4 tile racks, 100 wooden letter tiles,1 drawstring letter bag for secure storage, and a game guide.

AlphaBriks & MathBriks 10"x10" Green Base Plate

AlphaBriks & MathBriks 10 "x10" Green Base Plate is a great way to have fun and learn at home and at school. This fantastic 9th birthday gift idea features a green 10" x 10" base plate that is compatible with any standard size building bricks, 100 AlphaBriks, and 100 Mathbriks. Kids can use them to practice Math or spelling, and can also use them to write messages for themselves and others.

White & Color Led Cinematic Set

This must be one of the best 9th birthday gifts to decorate a kid’s bedroom. The White & Color Led Cinematic Set is a fantastic LED light that offers the possibility of changing to 16 different color and shade options by using the added remote control. It can be used as a nightlight and features 170 characters so that kids can "write" a message - 5 black letters, 85 colorful images, and 85 different colored letters, plus icons like balloons, hearts, symbols, marks, and more.

Lulu Jr. Illustory Book Making Kit

Fuel a child's love for writing, drawing, and storytelling with the Lulu Jr. Illustory Book Making Kit. It's the ideal 7th birthday gift for the young writer and cartoonist, who dreams of having a book published. This bookmaking kit features a writing guide for its newest version. The kit includes some ready-to-use cover templates, a guide book, and instructions, a set of 10 color markers, the story and illustration template pages, and a postage-paid envelope and order form.

I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree - Daily Poems

I Am the Seed That Grew the Tree - A Poem for Every Day of the Year is a lovely, inspiring book for children and adults to enjoy together. This illustrated collection of 366 nature poems helps kids build the habit of reading - one poem a day. This thoughtful 7th birthday gift option features poems from known authors and new discoveries. Featured poets include Emily Bronte, William Blake, Charles Causley, Emily Dickinson, Carol Ann Duffy, and many more!

Fantastic Wordsearches for 7 Year Olds

This must be one of the best seventh birthday gifts out there for kids who like puzzles. The Fantastic Wordsearches features amazing illustrated puzzles that come in several levels: from easy warm-ups to super-challenging grids. The tricky words come with missing letters, clues, and more. This word search book brings fun to the whole family

Bananagrams Game

Bananagrams are fun for everyone! Kids and their families will race against each other to build crossword grids. This game makes a fantastic seventh birthday gift - it’s is easy to play and very educational. By playing Bananagrams, kids (and occasionally adults) will improve their linguistic skills and spelling of words.

Where the Sidewalk Ends Poems and Drawings

A story by Shel Silverstein, the Where the Sidewalk Ends Poems and Drawings hardcover book is a place where kids can meet a girl who eats a whale, and a crocodile that goes to the dentist. This fantastic 7th birthday gift features a collection of poems and drawing, both funny and profound.

Magnetic Poetry - Kids Story Maker Kit

Magnetic Poetry - Kids Story Maker Kit teaches English and grammar to children in an easy and fun way. This kit comes in a cute, colorful box, featuring 150 magnetic word tiles. It works amazingly as a 6th birthday gift, and it’s color-coded so that learners can understand the different parts of the language while they’re writing their next best-selling novel.

DK Games: Silly Sentences Book Supplement

DK Games: Silly Sentences Book Supplement is a fantastic game to practice grammar skills learned in the first three years of school. This choice for a 4th birthday gift is an great game for 1-4 players. Children and adults can enjoy it together as the younger players learn about nouns, verbs, adjectives, and more with the help of 124 color-coded cards, and construct an almost endless possibility of sentences.

Basic Picture Words Flash Cards

Flash cards are an excellent way to introduce new skills, reinforce memorization, and support good study habits. The Basic Picture Words Flash Cards is a two-sided card set that features rounded corners for easy sorting. This game makes an excellent birthday present for kiddos ages 5 to 7. The collection includes 96 cards (6" x 3" each) and 1 activity card.

Melissa & Doug See & Spell Learning Toy

The Melissa & Doug See & Spell learning toy is a 50+ piece colorful wooden puzzle with easy-to-handle letters that fit into 8 two-sided cutout boards to spell 3 and 4-letter words. A great birthday gift for little ones who are just starting to read, this toy is suitable for kids ages 4 to 6. It develops sight-reading vocabulary, spelling, and fine-motor skills. Also, multiple children can play at once, this toy helps them develop essential social skills.

The Learning Journey Match It! Mathematics

Do you want to introduce a kid to the magical world of math? Then this bright collection of two-piece puzzles is an excellent birthday gift choice. The Learning Journey Match It! Mathematics - STEM Addition and Subtraction Game was designed to introduce counting and encourage early math skills. These puzzle pairs make it easy and fun to develop necessary mathematical abilities and help any 4 year old to become familiar with numbers.

Self-Correcting Spelling Puzzle

This Self-Correcting Spelling Puzzle teaches a range of early reading skills, including letter recognition, word formation, and spelling. Any 4 year old will improve their reading skills when you give them this puzzle as their birthday gift. By putting the cards together to form a word, the child gains an essential understanding of the mechanics of reading, aided by the pictures which provide a clue to the word being formed.

The Giving Tree Hardcover

Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's moving picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching interpretation of the gift of giving and a serene acceptance of another's capacity to love in return. This book brings a loving message and makes an excellent, thoughtful birthday gift, especially for kids 3+.