Games, Puzzles, & Teachin' at Home

We know you’re stuck inside with the social-distancing blues; the entire family is. Keeping your own mind gainfully occupied won’t be as much of a challenge as keeping your young children from climbing up your walls. You don’t want them on devices and affixed to the TV screen all day and night, either. Here are some of our suggested books and games to help you and your kids ward off cabin fever.

Games, Puzzles and Teachin'


 

Little Feminist Playing Cards Cover Image
By Galison, Lydia Ortiz (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735353831
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mudpuppy - September 12th, 2017

Little Scientist Board Book Set Cover Image
By Mudpuppy, Lydia Ortiz (Illustrator), Patrick Rafanan (Illustrator), Emily Kleinman (Text by)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780735355736
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Mudpuppy Books - June 5th, 2018

Countablock Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781419713743
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 5th, 2014

Share Your Smile: Raina's Guide to Telling Your Own Story Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338353846
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graphix - April 30th, 2019

Paint by Sticker Kids: Zoo Animals: Create 10 Pictures One Sticker at a Time! Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9780761189602
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 20th, 2016

Chess for Beginners: Know the Rules, Choose Your Strategy, and Start Winning Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781641522571
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Zephyros Press - December 11th, 2018

ABC: Early Learning at the Museum Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781536202687
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nosy Crow - December 31st, 2018

First 100 Words In English And Spanish Cover Image
By Ana Godinez (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781947971349
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Lil' Libros - September 17th, 2019

My Book with No Pictures Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780593111017
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 1-5 days
Published: Dial Books - November 19th, 2019

Who Did It First? 50 Scientists, Artists, and Mathematicians Who Revolutionized the World Cover Image
By Julie Leung, Caitlin Kuhwald (Illustrator), Alex Hart (Editor)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250211712
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 15th, 2019

Rad American History A-Z: Movements and Moments That Demonstrate the Power of the People (Rad Women) Cover Image
By Kate Schatz, Miriam Klein Stahl (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781984856838
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ten Speed Press - March 3rd, 2020

The Double Dangerous Book for Boys Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780062857972
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - October 8th, 2019

Big Ideas for Curious Minds: An Introduction to Philosophy Cover Image
By The School Life, Alain de Botton (Editor), Anna Doherty (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781999747145
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: School of Life - September 3rd, 2019

Nature All Around: Bugs Cover Image
By Pamela Hickman, Carolyn Gavin (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781771388207
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kids Can Press - September 3rd, 2019

Maps of the World's Oceans: An Illustrated Children's Atlas to the Seas and all the Creatures and Plants that Live There Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780762467976
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - November 5th, 2019

Maps of the World: An Illustrated Children's Atlas of Adventure, Culture, and Discovery Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780316417709
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - September 18th, 2018

Myth Atlas: Maps and Monsters, Heroes and Gods from Twelve Mythological Worlds Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781499808285
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Blueprint Editions - January 15th, 2019

The Speed of Starlight: An Exploration of Physics, Sound, Light, and Space Cover Image
By Colin Stuart, Ximo Abadia (Illustrator)
$24.99
ISBN: 9781536208559
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Big Picture Press - October 1st, 2019

Star Wars Workbook: 4th Grade Math (Star Wars Workbooks) Cover Image
$8.95
ISBN: 9780761189367
Availability: Backordered
Published: Workman Publishing Company - December 26th, 2017

This series runs from Kindergarten through 4th grade and is a Subterranean home school fave.


Summer Brain Quest: Between Grades 4 & 5 Cover Image
By Workman Publishing, Bridget Heos, Claire Piddock, Edison Yan (Illustrator), Chad Thomas (Illustrator), Kim Tredick (Guest editor)
$12.95
ISBN: 9780761189206
Availability: Backordered
Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 18th, 2017

The younger Subterraeans also love this series, especially if your kids work a year ahead or so.


Math Made Easy: Second Grade Cover Image
By DK
$14.99
ISBN: 9780789457288
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 1-5 days
Published: DK Children - June 13th, 2001

Another series, Kindergarten through 5th.


Cool Mad Libs Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780843176605
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 1-5 days
Published: Mad Libs - September 10th, 2001

Tons of Mad Libs available for order.