Here are some of the best educational deals and freebies available right now from Katie who writes at Cincinnati Cents:
Up to 30% Off Melissa & Doug Puzzles: Amazon is featuring up to 30% off their Melissa & Doug Puzzles today. There are a variety of different puzzles to choose from including the Melissa & Doug Vehicles 4 Wooden Puzzles in a Box – $8.16, Melissa & Doug USA Floor Puzzle – $9.04, Melissa & Doug Underwater Floor Puzzle – $8.28, Melissa & Doug Dinosaurs 4 Wooden Puzzles in a Box – $7.94, Melissa & Doug Giant Fire Truck Floor Puzzle – $6.99, and more. You can find all the puzzles included in this sale here.
50% Off Magic School Bus Science Club: Maybe it’s just me, but I’ve always had a household of kids who love to ask why…..about everything! So naturally, they’ve always loved the Magic School Bus because it answers all those “whys” in a fun, interactive manner. And now, the Magic School Bus is taking kids on an amazing, hands-on, year-long science journey! The Magic School Bus Science Club is a 12-month science kit subscription based on the award-winning series, The Magic School Bus – and it’s currently 50% off! With each of these sets, you’ll receive an extensive 12-page colorful manual that is full of experiments and topic information, a cheat sheet for adults, tools and instructions for a at least 7 interactive experiments per month, subscription to an Online Clubhouse for further exploration on each package topic, and a Certificate of Completion.
LEGO Friends Pop Star Dressing Room for $18.99: Amazon has their LEGO Friends Pop Star Dressing Room Set on sale for $18.99. Regularly priced at $29.99, this set features a foldout dressing room with an opening door, a vanity desk with mirror, a swivel chair, a clothing rail with hangers, a tilting full-length mirror, a sofa, an opening mini-fridge element, a functioning mailbox, and a doggy bed. Additional accessory elements include electric blue and pink wigs, hair accessories, 3 fabric skirts, beauty product containers, flowers, fan mail, fruit, bottle, magazine, and a bone for the dog.
Free October Problem of the Day Calendar: Math Geek Mama has a free October Problem of the Day Calendar available for download. This download includes two different calendars – one that’s ideal for kids in grades K-2 and the other for kids in grades 3-5.
ALEX Spa Hair Chalk Craft Kit for $9.94: Just in time for Halloween, Amazon has their ALEX Spa Hair Chalk Salon Craft Kit on sale for $9.94. Regularly priced at $14.99, this set includes 5 washable hair chalk pens, 24 metallic beads, a hair beading tool, and 24 hair elastics.
50% Off Clearance Items at Gymboree: If you need to restock some of those winter school clothing essentials, Gymboree has you covered – literally! For a limited time, Gymboree is featuring an extra 50% off clearance items! With this sale, you’ll be able to pick up accessories for $1.50, t-shirts and shorts for $3, button-down shirts for $4.50, leggings for $5.50, and dresses for $9. Shipping is a flat rate of $6 or free on orders of $75 or more.
Fisher-Price Princess Musical Dancing Palace for $18.90: Amazon has their Fisher-Price Little People Disney Princess Musical Dancing Palace on sale for $18.90. Regularly priced at $29.99, this set includes a palace, Disney Princess characters Belle and Cinderella, and Bell’s prince charming. The palace plays 2 favorite Disney songs – Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo and Beauty and the Beast. And of course, the mini figures can “dance” on the double spinning dance floor. And you’ll even hear trumpet fanfare every time the palace door is opened!
Free Bricktober Events at Toys “R” Us: Toys “R” Us is featuring a series of free Bricktober Events throughout the month of October. Each week, participating stores will feature a new event. You can find event information as well as a participating Toys “R” Us store location near you here.
Apples to Apples Freestyle Card Game for $12.50: Amazon has their Apples to Apple Freestyle Card Game on sale for $12.50. A fun twist on a classic game, Apples to Apples Freestyle adds a twist by allowing players to make up their own hilarious answers.
Little House on the Prairie Season One on DVD for $9.99: Amazon has Little House on the Prairie: Season 1 on DVD on sale for $9.99. This set includes 6 discs and more than 1,200 minutes of run time.
Free eBook about How to Succeed as a Writer: Best-selling author and popular blogger, Jeff Goins, is giving away free copies of his latest eBook to anyone who signs up for it in the next week. The book is called It’s Not Too Late and it addresses why now is really the best time to become a writer and get your work noticed. This book addresses strategies you can adopt for your own writing journey.
22,000-Count Perler Bead Set for $14.59: Amazon has their 22,000-Ct. Perler Beads Multi-Mix Jar on sale for $14.59. Regularly priced at $25.79, this set includes 30 different colors of Perler Beads, ironing paper, and a sturdy jar for storage.
Free Popcorn Party Spelling Game: All About Learning has a free popcorn party spelling game available for download. This game features a popcorn machine game board, 14 pages of printable “popcorn” word cards, and blank “popcorn” word cards for individualized review.
Magicfly 72-Ct. Colored Pencils Set for $14.99: Amazon has their Magicfly 72-Ct. Colored Pencil Set on sale for $14.99. This set includes a metal case for easy storage.
Free United States Presidency Online Unit Study: Life of a Homeschool Mom has a free United States Presidency Online Unit Study available for download. With this online course, kids will find out how the presidential role originated, learn the requirements and duties of the president, explore the White House, and more.
LEGO Fire ATV Set for $4.47: Amazon has their LEGO City Fire ATV Set on sale for $4.47. Regularly priced at $6.99, this set features a fire ATV, an extinguisher, a saw, a firefighter mini figure, a ruin section with a window, and fire element that can be knocked down.
Girls Life Magazine for $6.95: Purchase a one-year subscription to Girls Life Magazine for $6.95 when you enter the promotional code 78431 at checkout. That’s 67% off the cover price of $21! This publication is ideal for girls ages 10 and up, and it focuses on friends, fashion, quizzes, celebrity interviews, self-esteem, and more.
Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book for $6.78: Are you looking for an easy way to get your kids excited about science? If so, be sure to check out the Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book for $6.78. With the Everything Kids’ Science Experiments Book, all you need to do is gather a few household items to recreate dozens of mind-blowing, kid-tested science experiments.
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.