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This ToyShow Preview was last updated on 9/4/2007

Play Odyssey Inc. is a family owned business of designers, special educators, and computer programmers. We produce a variety of children's media inspired by our experience in the classroom. Our products include activity kits, work books, tee-shirts, and interactive media. Our mission is to create quality educational materials that parents feel confident using and children enjoy.

We are launching several new products this fall and we plan to exhibit at the NAEYC 2007 Annual Conference & Expo this November.


Promotion code: TSPH2007
Free shipping until December 1, 2007

Character Creator: Robots
Shape Play
With this static cling play set, children can create unique robot characters from reusable vinyl stickers. The set includes two backgrounds and more than 100 reusable robot parts.

Most sticker sets are primarily designed to foster imaginary play, and include a variety of self contained pieces to assemble a scene. Character Creator is more versatile in that it is both an imaginary play and construction toy. This unique sticker set of unidirectional mechanical parts can be arranged in numerous combinations for maximum creative freedom. Launch date: October 2007

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Three Shape Play Kits to choose from: Circles, Ovals, and Triangles

With these assemble and paste picture kits, children can create whimsical scenes from easy punch out die cut sheets. Each Shape Play kit includes materials for three large pictures, and a visual follow along assembly guide. Scenes vary in complexity and include overlapping shapes to foster spatial planning and reasoning skills. Children enjoy this puzzle like activity and take pride in the end result.

Shape Play kits are uniquely designed for very young children. Shapes and backgrounds are generous in size for easy handling and maximum appeal. A visual assembly guide is provided so that children can assemble each scene with little or no parental assistance. A glue stick is recommended for simple, no mess assembly. Launch date: September 2007

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Pop-Up Pen Pal Cards
Playful Primer
This holiday greeting card kit is a fun way for young children to practice their printing skills. Kit includes materials for 12 pop up cards. These cards are uniquely designed as self mailers with trace over greetings on the inside, and manuscript printing guidelines for address information on the outside. Additional guidelines are also provided at the bottom of the card to encourage children to write a short message. Launch date: October 2007

Features
  • Six unique pop up characters to choose from
  • Cards can be assembled in three easy steps
  • No envelope required
  • 12 mix and match fold over backgrounds with alternating greetings: Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and Season's Greetings
  • 12 holiday seals to secure each card


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Playful Primer is a Windows CD-ROM that offers a variety of engaging, fundamental, early learning activities for young children with language delays. Activities include matching, visual memory, listening, and free play.

Features:
  • Program is bilingual and can be played in English or Spanish
  • Voices are warm and clear and vary in gender
  • Activities are highly organized and break down language into simple steps.
  • Eight object categories to choose from: letters, numbers, shapes, foods, clothes, household items, playthings.
  • Game sessions can be reduced or lengthened to support each child's learning style.
  • Activities can be played on order of difficulty or independently.
  • Supplemental worksheets available online at playfulprimer.com

Playful Primer is uniquely designed so that learners with processing problems and or attention difficulties are entertained without being distracted; and challenged without being frustrated.

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This ToyShow Preview was last updated on 9/4/2007