Nov 02

STEAM Toy Test Event - A Closer Look

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CALLING ALL TOY TESTERS! This Saturday is our STEAM Toy Test Event! Don’t miss out on the fun. Not sure what’s in store for you? Here’s a closer...

Sep 14

It's Party Time: Celebrating Birthdays in the Classroom

Arts & crafts, Gift, Holidays, School age, Birthday, craft, crafts, toys, music, teacher, kid, fun, parent, celebration

Birthdays are a special day for kids, and celebrating it in the classroom has become a tradition for many teachers. They're fun, exciting and can...

Sep 14

Top Birthday Gift Ideas for Fall 2018

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Are you always running out for a last minute birthday gift? Hunting through stores trying to find something fun and exciting? No worries, we have...

Sep 14

Building A Fun Birthday Loot Bag... Scholar's Choice Style!

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Loot bags have become a big staple for any party or event. They are a nice take home to remind guests of the fun they had, and keeps the party...

Aug 24

Fun Activities for Long Distance Grandparents!

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Everyone remembers their fun days with Grandma and Grandpa when they were a kid. Making crafts, playing games, or even baking cookies on a rainy...

Aug 17

Would Your Child Benefit From a Fidget Tool?

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Fidget tools come in a variety of shapes, sizes, and colours and are designed to help kids who may have difficulty focusing, holding attention, or...

Aug 10

Smart Ways to Enrich Your Grandbaby's First Year

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Scholar's Choice works hard to choose toys and resources that will help your grandbaby develop and learn as they grow in their first year. It can...

Nov 09

Our Top Birthday Picks

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Can’t stand hunting last minute for the perfect birthday present? Here are the top 9 best kids’ toys our Scholar’s Choice managers swear by. Stock...

Nov 06

The Truth About Teacher Gifts

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We meet teachers every day in our retail stores and around this time of year, the conversation of teacher gifts seems to always come up. In the...

Nov 06

Fun Tested, Learning Experts Approved: Choosing the Right Gifts This Holiday Season

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As parents, we have dreams of what our kids will grow up to be. Do you want them to be engineers, artists, scientists or entrepreneurs perhaps? As...

Nov 06

5 Reasons You Should Buy Gift Cards This Holiday Season

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Gift cards tend to have a bad reputation, but they are still one of the most popular gifts to give during the holiday season. If you are looking...