Baxter’s Corner & Folkmanis
Oakley the Octopus - softcover “Oakley in Knots” – Beyond the Story Book and Folkmanis Puppet
Building Character is Child's Play
"For most of us, shaking hands is quite easy. Shaking hands doesn't make us feel nervous or queasy."
- This premier edition of "Oakley in Knots" features our signature Beyond-the-Book section with animal facts, crafts, and word challenges. “What Do You Think?” and “What Do You See?” questions expand a child’s understanding of the story and illustrations.
- The young reader will find fun activities while developing language and skills through play.
- Parents & caregivers appreciate the self-guided nature of the Beyond-the-Book.
- Melissa & Doug’s fleecy little fellow is swimming in a cool tie-dye in deep-sea blue!
- Together they can be endless amounts of fun going beyond the story!
A Baxter’s Corner book, “Oakley in Knots” provides a “Beyond the Story Book” experience along with a Melisa and Doug plush. The Octopus has super-soft microfleece all the way to the tips of his eight tentacles, a handsome navy scarf and the sweetest of smiles on his pillow-soft body.
Complete with animal facts, thought-provoking questions and fun learning activities, Baxter’s Corner stories illustrate life’s lessons, helping children to build character around social skills, manners and fundamental values.
Our stories support the Common Core Standards. Educator guides with core-aligned classroom activities are available for free download on this website: www.BaxtersCorner.com.
Children– 4-8 Years