Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Dinosaur Train "The Spooky Scavenger Hunt" Review and Giveaway...

CONGRATS TO RENEE!

"Halloween is right around the corner, and The Jim Henson Company has all the right ingredients for a spooky fun holiday!
• All New Episodes from Dinosaur Train and Sid the Science Kid scheduled to air on PBS Kids®
• Halloween Costumes to Make at Home Designed by The Famous Jim Henson Creature Shop
• Dinosaur Train Halloween Costumes from California Costume Collections Available for Purchase
• “The Spooky Scavenger Hunt” New Book Available from Grosset & Dunlap


Get ready for the festivities to begin in October with: Dinosaur Train NEW EPISODE Haunted Roundhouse/Big Pond Pumpkin Patch premiere 10/20 on PBS Kids (check local listings)
Repeats- 10/24, 10/28, 10/30 , 10/31


Dinosaur Train Halloween Costumes for Purchase, from California Costume Collections.
Buddy is the main character on the hit TV series, Dinosaur Train. This colorful costume includes the orange colored T-Rex jumpsuit, Buddy the dinosaur hood, and the shoe covers to match the costume. Available for toddlers ages 3-4, and children between the ages of 4-6. SRP: $34.99 -39.99.

Additionally, for those who are feeling a little adventurous, Jim Henson's Creature Shop — the folks who brought you Elmo and Miss Piggy, among many others — have created a Buddy costume that can be made at home!
For sew and no sew options, click this link: http://www.pbs.org/parents/dinosaurtrain/costume  And to see a video of the sew version, click this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QANroqbPing

For a little scary Dinosaur Train Halloween Fun – enjoy reading The Spooky Scavenger Hunt” from Grosset & Dunlap in which Mr. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny on a nighttime trip to the Big Pond for a spooky nature walk! Mr. Pteranodon and the conductor insist they can't be scared, but when the conductor's mom jumps out at them, everyone gets a good scare! This simple storybook is perfect for read-aloud fun! Ages 4 - 8; SRP $3.99."


What we thought:  This is a really fun and educational books that A and D really enjoyed.  It is perfect for preschoolers this Halloween...not too scary:)  I loved the implementation of the lesson on using your senses.  I don;t think the kiddos even realized they were learning:)  ABCD Diaries gives The Spooky Scavenger Hunt an A+!
 
Buy It: You can find this book at toy stores and mass merchandisers this Halloween season!

Win It: One ABCD Diaries reader will win a copy of The Spooky Scavenger Hunt!




Giveaway ends Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:59cst. Winner will be chosen via random.org and emailed. They will have 48 hours to reply. Open to US residents 18+:) No PO Boxes.

Disclosure: ABCD Diaries was given a copy of this book for review purposes only. We were in no other way compensated. The opinions expressed in this post are ours and ours alone.

2 comments:

  1. I entered this as well as The Veggie Tales Little Drummer Boy

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  2. Chris Love Dinosaur Train Too! :) Thanks girly!

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