Cool Toys & Games

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Kids can make their own fun with Cool Toys and & Games! This series has everything needed to create one-of-a-kind toys and board games. Readers will create mini action figures, jumbo backyard checkers, and magnetic building blocks, and more! Each book has step-by-step photos, materials lists, and extra tips and tricks to get you started. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Cool Toys & Games (6 titles)
Cool Action Figures & Dolls: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
Cool Board Games: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
Cool Construction & Building Blocks: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
Cool Crayons, Chalks, & Paints: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
Cool Doughs, Putties, Slimes, & Goops: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
Cool Springy, Slinky, & Stretchy Projects: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games
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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF056000, JNF015000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Arts, Crafts & Makerspace
Copyright 2016
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Season 2015-12-15
ISBN 9781680780444, 9781680772890
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 688-745
Dimensions 8 x 8
Features Glossary of key words, Index, Reviewed, and Table of contents
Online Resources FREE! Booklinks Nonfiction Network

Cool Board Games: Crafting Creative Toys & Amazing Games (Cool Toys & Games) – Booklist

This colorfully illustrated book has clear, easy-to-follow craft instructions on how to make a number of board games. The step-by-step instructions involve painting, cutting, coloring, and gluing, and are accompanied by helpful photos. It succeeds in inviting kids to create new twists on familiar board games in order to make them even more fun and unique.

Cool Toys & Games - School Library Journal, Series Made Simple

The crafts in each of these books will make for good classroom, club activities, and parties. The instructions are reasonably foolproof and with five to six per volume, a lot to choose from. Fun facts about kid favorites like LEGO, Barbie, and Monopoly are liberally sprinkled throughout. A strong choice.