The Word Builders: A Garden of Words cartridge was created by Heather Lancaster of Calgary, Alberta, Canada whose passion for anything involving glueing, cutting, drawing as well as collecting all sorts of paper. The artwork she manages to create has since made its way off the family fridge and into scrapbooks and other decorative sticker and paper products manufactured by Provo Craft. If you are wondering what features come with the Word Builders: a Garden of Words cartridge, then here’s a quick list; Flower, Puzzle, Flowerpot, Caterpillar Blackout, Birdhouse, and Flowerpot Blackout.
Another Marie Cole design is the Speaking of School Cricut cartridge which, very much like another creation of hers the Speaking of Winter cartridge, features a very jolly and whimsical set of alphabets and characters that’s sure to catch any child’s fancy. The theme this time around centers on things that can be found inside a classroom and things that children are very familiar with.
As educators and parents, it is our duty to teach our children to read. However, in our world today – with television, computer games, cellphones, iPods and the internet competing for their attention – it gets increasingly difficult to get a kid to focus on a book.