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You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood

A heartwarming picture book that celebrates the work of Mister Rogers and carries on his legacy of kindness.
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You Are My Friend: The Story of Mister Rogers and His Neighborhood

A heartwarming picture book that celebrates the work of Mister Rogers and carries on his legacy of kindness.

My Kindergarten in 100 Words

Introduce your little one to the words they'll encounter when they start kindergarten and familiarize them with the world around them.

Bird's Eye View: The Natural World

Bird's Eye View: The Natural World takes readers on an amazing, fact-filled aerial journey around the world with stunning views of its landscapes and more.
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Transform Difficult Homework into an Academic Opportunity

Parents can feel frustrated when their child struggles with homework; however, research shows that not ‘getting’ homework—at first—is a key moment in children’s academic development.

How to Avoid The Dreaded ‘Summer Slide’

Summer vacation offers a welcome escape from homework and non-stop school routine. Yet eight weeks without any reading, writing & arithmetic can negatively impact a young mind.

Learning in English, Living in Another

“Generation 1.5 student” might be uncommon, but the phenomenon is anything but. These students were born in Canada, but do not speak English at home.
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Cool Box: Best Back to School Lunch Boxes

Looking for a lunch box that's practical yet fun and stylish? These cool lunch boxes will actually get your kids excited about Back to School!

The Best Backpacks for Back to School

Check out our favourite backpacks for pre-schoolers, big kids, and more. Heading back to school has never been so stylish...

Let's Do Lunch

Everything from bottles, to snack containers, and eco-friendly finds. Here are cute lunch accessories you can't live without!
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Cooking as a Family in 2019!

Why not make a Family New Year’s Resolution this year to get everyone in the kitchen to help with meal preparation? Learn tips so kids can get in the habit of being involved in the kitchen.

Beat Morning Mayhem!

The secret to surviving morning chaos lies in what gets done the night before!

15 Amazing Goals for Kids for 2017

The start of a new year can be a prime time for children to focus on forming good new habits.
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FlyOver Canada Attraction Coming to Toronto

The new FlyOver Canada location will provide guests with a brand-new flight ride experience featuring the country’s most iconic locations, picturesque landscapes and natural wonders.

BTS Dolls Soon to be Available at Toys 'R' Us

Toys 'R' Us Canada announces that popular South Korean Boy Band - BTS - dolls are making their way to stores across Canada.

Geoffrey Throws Ceremonial Pitch at Blue Jays Game

Toys 'R' Us Canada mascot becomes first Canadian toy mascot to throw ceremonial first pitch for Toronto Blue Jays at series against the Cleveland Indians.
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Brain Power Academic Enrichment Program

Brain Power is an award-winning after-school academic-enrichment program for high-achieving students from Grades 1-12.

Rainbow Songs Music Programs for Babies & Tots

The program offers an enriching, joyful and inclusive learning environment that immerses you and your little one in the world of music.

Magical Unicorn Spa at Glama Gals

Kids are wild about unicorns so spoil them with a Magical Unicorn Spa Package. This special treat allows kids to indulge in a truly magical spa experience created just for them.
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New by Playmobil - Dwarf Kingdom

Prepare yourself to explore a whole new world! Playmobil is proud to present the latest playsets from the Knights theme - introducing Dwarf Kingdom!

Little Live Scruff-a-Luvs™ Families

Can you give this Scruff-A-Luv Family its furever home? Inside this box is a mystery family waiting to be rescued! Will you find a dog family or a cat family?

Tweet Beats – Create your own Songs

Create your own songs with Tweet Beats! Place the Tweet Beats up in the tree to create your own unique songs. Based on the branch, it will play one of the tunes.

Clever Cogz Series

Bite-sized text and colourful, informative illustrations introduce the transport topics in a simple, engaging way for young readers with a passion for machines.

Spirit Riding Free Playsets by Playmobil

PLAYMOBIL well known for its imaginative play toys has just launched a brand new line based on the Netflix show: Spirit II - Riding Free.

The Coolest Pool Floats

Make a splash this summer with these 15 cool and super fun pool toys!
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National Baby Safety Month with Dreambaby

Dreambaby, a child safety brand, features a wide range of affordable and high-quality safety solutions for infants and toddlers.

Health Canada Warns About Safety Risks of Baby Nests

A baby nest's soft, padded sides pose a suffocation risk and babies should never be left unattended in baby nests.

National Bath Safety Month

When it comes to splish splashing in the tub, make sure you keep your wee ones safe.
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Back to School Guide 2019

It's officially time to get ready for back to school! To help you prepare for your best school year yet, we've rounded up everything from great after-school programs for kids, to cool back to school finds, lunch ideas and more.

Creative Homework Station Ideas for Kids

Create a dedicated homework space or station for the kids with these simple and inspiring design ideas. A unique space can help motivate your child to get homework done!

Dealing with Back-to-School Jitters

As summer comes to an end and kids prepare to head to the classroom, some may suffer from back to school anxiety. This time of transition can be stressful for the entire family.
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Back to School Guide 2019

It's officially time to get ready for back to school! To help you prepare for your best school year yet, we've rounded up everything from great after-school programs for kids, to cool back to school finds, lunch ideas and more.

Summer FUN Guide 2019

Consider this your go-to-guide to the summer's best attractions, can't miss events and shows, must-see movies, free things to do and much more!

Birthday Party Guide Spring-Summer 2019

For kids celebrating a birthday this spring and summer, plan with the help of our Birthday Party Guide! Find birthday venues, entertainment, games, party foods, cakes and more!
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