Here are some of the best educational deals and freebies available right now from Katie who writes at Cincinnati Cents:
LEGO Sets up to 47% Off: Amazon has several of their LEGO Sets on sale by as much as 47% off. Some of the sets on sale include the LEGO Star Wars Headhunter Set – $26.65, LEGO Castle Gatehouse Raid – $17.84, LEGO Castle Gold Getaway – $12.91, LEGO Star Wars Rancor Pit – $33.11, LEGO Galaxy Squad Galactic Titan – $59.49, and LEGO DeLorean Time Machine Building Set – $27.62.
K’NEX Motorized Dumbo Disney Ride Set for $34.99: Groupon has their K’NEX Motorized Dumbo Disney Ride Set on sale for $34.99. This 1,015-piece set features 8 Dumbo-shaped cars that soar through the air and four K’NEXmen riders dressed in Mickey Mouse ears. This set also includes free shipping.
Free Kindle e-Books for Kids: There are several free Kindle e-books for kids available for download including The True Story of Christmas, 25 Christmas Stories, The Christmas Angel Mystery, Kat McGhee & the School of Christmas Spirit, The 12 Days of Christmas, Humpfree the Humpless Camel, and C is for Christmas.
LEGO Flatbed Truck Set for $13.99: Amazon has their LEGO Flatbed Truck Set on sale for $13.99. This set includes a flatbed truck, 2 mini figures (a mechanic and a businesswoman), a car, traffic light, wrench, suitcase, and a coffee cup.
Magic School Bus Complete DVD Series for $29.99: Purchase the Magic School Bus Complete DVD Series for just $29.99. This 8-DVD set typically retails for $79.95 and includes all 52 episodes of this science-adventure series. This is a fun supplement for a science curriculum.
50% Off Select Mega Bloks Sets: Amazon has select Mega Bloks Sets on sale for 50% off. There are several different sets on sale including Mega Bloks Big Building Bag – $14.59, Mega Bloks First Builders Pony Stable – $10, Mega Bloks Barbie Build ‘n Play Beach House – $20, Mega Bloks Ride on Jeep – $22.50, Mega Bloks Tub Town Medium Dragon Castle – $15, Mega Bloks Lil’ Princess 3-Story Enchanted Castle – $17.50, Mega Bloks Skylanders Arkeyan Copter Attack – $15, and Mega Bloks World of Warcraft Arthas & Sindragosa – $17.49.
Free Gingerbread Man Pack: Download a free Gingerbread Man Pack from Royal Baloo. This pack includes activities for tots and preschoolers as well as children in kindergarten through 2nd grade.
$50 Off Kindle Fire HDX: Looking for a way to encourage your child’s reading? Amazon is offering $50 off their Kindle Fire HDX, making it just $179. Plus, this item includes free shipping.
Sneaky Snacky Squirrel Game for $13.99: Pick up the Sneaky Snacky Squirrel Game for just $13.99. This game received a 5-star rating from over 250 reviews, and it encourages a variety of skills, such as matching, sorting, strategic thinking, hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills and pre-handwriting skills.
LeapFrog My Own LeapTop for $12.39: Purchase the LeapFrog My Own LeapTop for just $12.39. This item enables children to learn the alphabet, spell their name, send and receive pretend e-mails, learn animal names, and sing along with 16 songs and melodies.
Free Advent Activities Calendar: My Joy-Filled Life has a free printable Advent Activities Calendar available for download. The calendar includes 25 printable cards with different activities for families to enjoy together.
Melissa & Doug 100-Piece Wood Blocks for $14.99: Amazon has their Melissa & Doug 100-Piece Wood Blocks Set on sale for $14.99. This set typically retails for $19.99 and includes 100 brightly colored blocks in a variety of different shapes and sizes – rectangular prisms, cubes, cylinders, half circles, arches, and two different sizes of rectangular planks and triangles.
Thomas & Friends Magazine Subscription for $15: Plum District has a one-year subscription to Thomas & Friends Magazine on sale for $15. This subscription includes fun stories, collectible posters, and workbooks filled with educational activities. You can also purchase a one-year subscription to Disney Princess Magazine or Sesame Street Magazine for $15 as well.
Mr. Potato Head for $4: Amazon has their Mr. Potato Head on sale for $4. This classic toy come complete with a variety of parts and accessories to create your own stylish spud.
Free December e-Book Sampler: Teacher Created Resources is offering a free eBook Sampler of their December Events Book. This resource includes studies on a number of topics including Bill of Rights Added to the Constitution, First Day of Winter, and Christmas.
Imagination Station Books 1-3 for $8.98: Purchase the Imagination Station Books 1-3 for just $8.98. This set includes the first three titles in the Imagination Station Series – Voyage with the Vikings, Attack at the Arena, and Peril in the Palace.
VTech Disney Princess Magical Learning Laptop for $16.98: Purchase the VTech Disney Princess Magical Learning Laptop for just $16.98. This laptop features Cinderella, Snow White, Belle and Aurora and includes 12 learning activities, a magical key that opens a secret drawer, and a QWERTY keyboard to help kids learn real computer skills.
Think Fun Math Dice Game for $4.49: Amazon has their Think Fun Math Dice Game on sale for $4.49. In this game, players try to get closest to the target number by forming different equations – using addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and powers.
Free 12 Days of Christmas Pack: Download a free 12 Days of Christmas Pack from 3 Dinosaurs. This pack includes such skills as matching, puzzles, patterns, syllables, sequencing, and more.
Liberty’s Kids Complete Series for $5.99: Amazon has their Liberty’s Kids Complete Series on sale for $5.99. This set received a 5-star rating from more than 150 reviews and has over 800 minutes of run time.
Where On Earth is Carmen Sandiego? Series for $5.99: Here’s another great DVD series offer. Purchase the Where On Earth is Carmen Sandiego? Series for just $5.99. This set includes 4 discs with all 40 episodes of action-packed adventures full of history and geography.
Rory’s Story Cubes for $5.99: Amazon has their Rory’s Story Cubes (Voyages Edition) on sale for $5.99. The Rory’s Story Cubes is a pocket-sized game that is ideal for promoting creativity, imagination, and story-telling abilities.
Free Veggie Tales Silly Song Snack Pack: Download the Veggies Tales Silly Song Snack Pack for free. This download includes 5 different Veggie Tales songs.
Katie is a wife and homeschooling mother of four who writes at Cincinnati Cents about saving money and having fun as a family without breaking the bank. She enjoys sharing new recipes, ideas for frugal family fun, and tips for spending less at the grocery store.