Here are some of the best educational deals and freebies available right now from Katie who writes at Cincinnati Cents:
Melissa & Doug Peek-a-Boo Panda for $3.13: Amazon has their Melissa & Doug Peek-a-Boo Panda on sale for $3.13. This wooden toy helps reinforce fine-motor development, the concepts of cause and effect, and the concept of object permanence.
LEGO City Surfer Rescue Set for $4.56: Purchase the LEGO City Surfer Rescue Set for just $4.56. This set includes a shark, 2 mini figures, Coast Guard watercraft, surfboard, life preserver, and a life jacket. There are several other LEGO sets on sale as well including the LEGO Blue Building Plate for $4.99, LEGO Green Building Plate for $4.99, LEGO Creator Red Thunder Set for $4.97, LEGO Creator Emerald Express Set for $4.85, and LEGO Creator Power Digger Set for $4.97.
K’NEX Amazin’ 8 Coaster Building Set for $19.91: Amazon has their K’NEX Amazin’ 8 Coaster Building Set on sale for $19.91. This set features 448 parts that enable kids to build their own motorized amusement park ride.
Free Kindle e-Books for Kids: There are several free Kindle e-Books for kids available for download including Three Wee Peas, Amazing Matilda, Queen-a-Bella Finds a Best Friend, Learn to Cook 101, Luna the Night Butterfly, Love and Snuggles, Why Do We Celebrate Easter?, Watch Out for Bears, Made to be Free, and Puppy Book for Kids.
Ravensburger Tropical Friends Puzzle for $6.37: Purchase the Ravensburger Tropical Friends Puzzle for must $6.37. This 60-piece puzzle is extra durable to withstand repeated use from little hands. There are several other Ravensburger puzzles on sale as well including Ravensburger Under the Sea 35-Piece Puzzle for $7.49, Ravensburger African Afternoon 100-Piece Puzzle for $9.63, Ravensburger Lovely Seaside 500-Piece Puzzle for $9.16, Ravensburger Ocean Turtles 200-Piece Puzzle for $9.41, and Ravensburger Just Desserts 500-Piece Puzzle for $9.15
Melissa & Doug Easel Accessory Set for $27.99: Purchase the Melissa & Doug Easel Accessory Set on sale for $27.99. This set comes with 4 bottles of poster paint, 4 spill-proof paint cups, 1 roll of easel paper, 10 jumbo triangular chalk sticks, 1 felt eraser, 1 dry-erase marker, and 4 paint brushes.
Tinkertoy Transit Building Set for $24.97: Amazon has their Tinkertoy Building Set on sale for $24.97. This set includes 150 pieces such as spools, rods, wheels, and eyes that enable young builders to create a train, a garage, a bridge, and more. Plus, the set features a colorful visual guide as well as a durable container with a lid for easy storage and portability.
Free Angry Birds Kindergarten Printables: 1+1+1=1 has a free set of Angry Bird Kindergarten printables available to download. This pack includes using a number line, greater than/less than, fractions, sorting, rhyming, and more.
Lincoln Logs Classic Edition Tin for $26.99: Purchase the Lincoln Logs Classic Edition Tin for just $26.99. This set typically retails for $44.99, and it features 86 all-wood pieces, including stained logs and roof slats. Children will be able to build a classic cabin and more with this set, and it comes with a classic edition collectible tin for easy storage.
Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears! Set for $20.49: Amazon has their Learning Resources Gears! Gears! Gears! Set on sale for $20.49. This 95-piece set includes spinning gears, pillars, connectors, and cranks, and it provides the opportunity for young children to experiment with simple mechanics and science.
Free Easter Resurrection Pack: 3 Dinosaurs has a free Easter Resurrection Pack available for download. This pack features sequencing, pre-writing practice, matching, puzzles, patterns, and more. Plus, there’s a free set of Easter Resurrection coloring pages available to download as well.
Playmobil Speed Boat Set for $21.49: Purchase the Playmobil Speed Boat Set for just $21.49. This set typically retails for $35, and it includes a family speed boat that seats six, 4 figures (two adults and two children), snorkeling gear, towels, a cooler, binoculars, and snacks. There are several other Playmobil sets on sale as well including Playmobil Girl Playset with Cats & Kittens for $7.69, Playmobil Pop Stars Band for $5.98, Playmobil Ocean Rescue Fire Boat Set for $8.72, Playmobil Native American Camp Super Set for $22.99, Playmobil My Take Along 123 Noah’s Ark Set for $31.99, and the Playmobil 2 Kids with Toys Set for $5.94.
Zoobooks Magazine Subscription for $10: Groupon is currently offering customers a one-year subscription to Zoobooks, Zoobies, or Zootles Magazine for just $10. You can also purchase a 2-year subscription to any of the above magazines for $19.
Free ABC Cursive Cards: 3 Dinosaurs has free set of ABC Cursive Cards available for download. This set is a great resource for teaching or reinforcing basic cursive skills.
LeapFrog Learn to Write Letter Writing Workbook for $10: Amazon has their LeapFrog Learn to Write Letter Writing Workbook on sale for $10. This deluxe workbook features a 20-page story with 45 tracing and writing activities as well as more than 400 interactive responses.
Perler Beads Bugs & Birds Set for $7.47: Purchase the Perler Beads Bugs & Birds Set for just $7.47. This set includes 2,000 beads, a small square pegboard, parrot-shaped pegboard, gecko-shaped pegboard, pattern sheet with ironing instructions, and ironing paper. With this set, children will be able to make 15 different projects such as parrots, lizards, bugs, and more with these new fun striped beads.
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.