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Learning Resources® Expands New Sprouts® Line Designed Especially for Toddlers
Vernon Hills, IL – For over 30 years, Learning Resources has been a global leader in developing engaging, hands-on learning experiences for children. Developed by top educators who understand learning and children, the Company's innovative educational toys tap into the limitless potential of children everywhere, inspiring them to reach new heights.
For 2015, Learning Resources added 14 new items to its award-winning New Sprouts® line! These boldly colored, contemporary toys were developed especially for toddler play! In the world of toddlers, imaginative play equals learning. And role-playing everyday routines is crucial for getting little ones on the path to school readiness. The line also encourages toddlers to build their vocabulary and reinforces good nutrition. New Sprouts® products feature ergonomically designed pieces that are easily grasped by little hands. Soft, rounded parts make them super-safe and super-appealing to active hands and curious minds!
Highlights of the new New Sprouts® products include:
- New Sprouts® Stir Fry
Cook up a healthy selection of vegetables with your very own wok and fill the to-go container once your tasty meal is ready. Tongs add to the fun of picking out favorite veggies including peapods, carrots, broccoli, peppers, celery, and onions. Save room for dessert—your fortune cookie awaits! This colorful set builds imagination and creativity with a special culinary experience. Perfect for the very young, aspiring chef—even if they don't know it yet! Wok measures 7"L.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 17 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Reel It!
Reel in the freshest catch of the day with this fun fishing set that's perfect for young outdoor enthusiasts. Cast the fishing pole (with reeling sound) to catch the bobber or your choice of three colorful fish. Bucket or fishing net—both are ready to collect your prize. With these sporting essentials, it's easy to get hooked on fishing play. Bucket measures 5½" in diameter; fishing pole measures 12"L.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 7 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Soup's On!
Serve your own special homemade soup with this colorful tureen, bowls, and spoons. Ladle in a bowl of colorful veggies including carrots, potatoes, onions, celery, and tomatoes. Add jumbo noodles for even more flavor and fun. Perfect to share on colder days! Tureen measures 6"L.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 23 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Hot Cocoa Set
Warm up on chilly days! This cozy set features a vibrant kettle, mugs, and chocolate container to create the perfect recipe for imaginative play. Stir in as much chocolate as you like and top it all off with fluffy marshmallows. Fresh-baked cookies are the perfect snack to enjoy with your toasty beverage. Kettle measures 5½"H.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 12 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Waffle Time!
Wake up to imaginative play with this gourmet breakfast set. Just press down on the waffle iron lid to cook waffles to perfection. Top them off with sweet syrup, melting butter, and fresh strawberries. The littlest of chefs can perfect the art of waffle-making while handcrafting the best breakfast in town! Waffle iron measures 6" in diameter.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 14 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Camp Out!
Enhance the first campout experience at the youngest of age with this adventurous set. Little ones can build their very own log fire and roast a hot dog or melt a yummy s'more. A glow-in-the-dark lantern adds to the fun for adventures day or night. All pieces store in a handy duffle bag so a campout is ready at a moment's notice, inside or out! Bag measures 9"L x 5"W.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 11 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Cook Out!
Grab a plate and enjoy a grilled hot dog along with fresh veggies—lettuce, tomato, or carrot. Add some crunch to your meal with corn and golden potato chips. Don't forget the mustard! A handy caddy keeps mustard and ketchup close at hand. But save room for dessert—there's a tasty ice cream sandwich waiting! Rain or shine, it's always cookout time! Plates measure 6¼" in diameter.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 19 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Fresh Fruit Salad
Enjoy a refreshing fruit salad! With a colorful variety of fruits, this special salad brightens up any occasion. Serve pineapple rings, berry clusters, kiwi slices, strawberries, and orange wedges from your own watermelon boat. Perfect for little entertainers seeking imaginative fun and encouraging healthy eating habits Watermelon boat measures 8"L x 3"H.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 18 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Grill It!
Cook up a storm inside or outside! This kettle-style grill is soft, durable and comes with a full assortment of play food—from veggies and steak to chicken and burgers! Perfect for young grill masters.
Ages 2+. SRP: $29.99 22 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Bake It!
Bake scrumptious cupcakes and cookies with this modern bakeware that includes easy-to-grip handles on the measuring cup, mixing bowl, and trays. Little bakers will flip for this set that comes complete with a colorful rolling pin, mixing spoon, and spatula.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 15 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Super Sandwich Set
Serve a delicious lunch with this super set! Hungry toddlers can make delicious sandwich creations by stacking pieces with a full assortment of white bread or sesame buns, tasty meats, cheeses, and garnishes—and don't forget the chips!
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 29 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Garden Fresh Salad Set
Make salad for four with veggies galore with this salad set. Use the large serving bowl to toss up mixed lettuce greens with tomato and cucumber slices, carrot crinkles, and pepper rings. Serve the salad into four individual bowls with perfectly sized salad tongs. Encourage healthy eating habits and teach the concepts of serving and sharing with this appetizing set!
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 38 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Just Desserts!
Reward yourself with this mouthwatering selection of freshly baked treats. There's something to satisfy every sweet tooth—mini Bundt cake, piece of layer cake, chocolate-dipped strawberry, cupcake, or swirl roll cake. It's easy to see why dessert is the best part of any meal! And with plates and forks for two, there's plenty to share! Dessert stand measures 7"L.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 11 Pieces
- New Sprouts® Brew It!
Relax and enjoy a fresh cup of coffee with a favorite pastry. Cupcake, doughnut, or cinnamon roll— can't decide? Fill your plate with all three! A handy to-go cup makes this set perfect for at home or on the go. A creamer and sugar holder further sweeten this imaginative play experience. Carafe measures 6"H.
Ages 2+. SRP: $24.99 14 Pieces
About Learning Resources®
Learning Resources® is a leading global manufacturer of innovative, hands-on educational products trusted by teachers and parents and loved by children. The Company's 1,100+ high-quality products are sold in more than 80 countries, serving children and their families, preschool, kindergarten, primary, and middle-school markets. Among the Company's brands are Pretend & Play®, Smart Snacks®, Bright Bites™, New Sprouts®, Gears! Gears! Gears!®, Primary Science, Rainbow Fractions®, and Reading Rods®. Learning Resources is headquartered in Vernon Hills, IL, with a European office based in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England.
For more information visit www.LearningResources.com or call 1-800-333-8281.
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