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  > Building Thinking Skills
  > Can You Find Me?
  > Creative Thinking Puzzlers (Dr Funster)
  > Critical Thinking
  > IQ Tests
  > Quick Think Math (Dr Funster)
  > Study Skills and Organization, Teaching Learning
  > Logic Safari
  > Mind Benders
    • Pre 2011 Edition
    • Reviews and Awards
  > Red Herring Mysteries and Inference Jones
  > Summer Skill Retention
  > parked
  > Think Analogies
  > Think-a-Minutes (Dr Funster)
  > Thinker Doodles
  > Thinking Skills and Key Concepts
  > Tin Man Press
  > Visual Mind Benders (Dr Funster)
  > Visual Perceptual Skill Building
LUK Learning System for young children
  > How to Play
    • SpecialLUK Animated Demonstration
    • bambinoLUK Static Demonstration
    • bambinoLUK Animated Demonstration
    • miniLUK Static Demonstration
    • miniLUK Animated Demonstration
  > Most Popular Beyond123 LUK Sets
  > Reviews and Awards
  > specialLUK (age 2)
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  > miniLUK Brain Challenger (age 5-7)
  > miniLUK Advance (age 6 plus)
  > LUK Compatible Workbooks for Early Learning and Special Needs
    • Benefits of using LUK
    • Testimonials
    • How to Use the LUK Controller
  > Veritech - LUK from Canada
    • About Veritech
    • How to Play Veritech
    • Why Teachers Like Veritech
    • Standards Correlation Summaries
    • Baba and Bambino Books
    • Veritech Books
    • Quickcheck Math
Software
Resources for Parents
Analogies
Attention to Detail
Creativity
Critical Thinking
Deductive Logic
  > Logic with Books with Language
  > Logic with Books with Numbers, Symbols and Codes
  > Logic with Games
  > Logic with Shapes
Inferential Reasoning
Listening - auditory reasoning
Matrix Reasoning
Memory
Nonverbal Reasoning
Organizational Skills
Manipulatives for Spatial Reasoning and Numeracy
Quantitative Reasoning
Sequencing
Spatial Reasoning
Visual Processing
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eBooks (digital downloads)
Aristotle Circle for Targeted Test Preparation
  > Review of Aristotle Circle's Material
Beyond123 LUK Learning System for Hands on Independent Learning
Brault & Bouthillier - Veritech (LUK from Canada)
Carson-Dellosa Publishing
  > Common Core Language Arts and Math
Columbia Historical Games for History made Real
Critical Thinking Company for Critical Thinking Skill Development
  > Questions Asked and Answered
  > Testimonials
  > Titles Available for Purchase as E-books
  > What is Critical Thinking?
  > Why is Critical Thinking Essential?
  > Why Teach Critical Thinking Skills?
  > More Articles from The Critical Thinking Company
    • The Ability to Change Your Mind
    • Are Your Children's Games Mentally Engaging?
    • Are Your Kids Exceeding State And Federal Standards?
    • Brain Teasers Are Not Just For Gifted Kids
    • Build Confidence And A Love Of Learning!
    • Clever Ideas for Smart Summertime Fun!
    • Early Learning Should Be Fun!
    • Edutainment vs. Educational Value
    • Guide To Inductive & Deductive Reasoning
    • How Did You Arrive At The Correct Answer?
    • How to Assess Critical Thinking
    • Infusing Teaching Thinking Into Subject-Area Instruction
    • Involved Parents Make A Big Difference
    • Learning How To Learn: The Key To Success
    • Maintaining Cognitive Health
    • Math Activities for Middle School Enrichment
    • Parents: A Child's First & Best Resource For Learning
    • Preschool Academics: Feeding The Developing Mind
    • Problem-Solving: What Skills Are Really Involved?
    • Question and Think For Yourself
    • Reading Critically Between The Lines
    • Reading People: Non-Verbal Communication Clues
    • Recommended Autism Resources for Developing Critical Thinking Skills
    • The Relationship Between Content and Thinking
    • Sherlock Holmes: The Skill That Made Him Famous!
    • Standardized Testing: Learn to Reason it Out
    • Structuring Assignments To Promote Critical Thinking
    • Teach The Basics Even Before Preschool!
    • Teach Kids How To Discover The Answer
    • Teaching To The Middle Of The Road
    • Time to Sharpen Your Reading and Listening Skills
    • Turn Game Time Into Brain Time
    • What Makes A Good Reader?
    • Who Can Benefit From Cognitive Rehabilitation?
    • What is Critical Thinking?
    • Why is Critical Thinking Essential?
    • Why Teach Critical Thinking Skills?
Didax for Thinking Skills Activities
Flash Kids Summer Skills Workbooks and Curriculum Enrichment
FoxMind for Logic and Spatial Reasoning
Funny Bone Toys
Hickory Grove Press for Enriching and Challenging Math
  > A Word from the Author
Incentive Publications for Middle School Enrichment, Math and Language
Jay's Education
Kane Miller - children's books from around the world
  > All Kane Miller Books
  > Board Books and Friezes
  > Cloth Books and Toys
  > Picture Books - All Ages
  > Activity Books
  > From England and Jez Alborough
  > From the USA and Michelle Nelson-Schmidt
  > Fiction
    • Billie's Super Duper Adventure Series
    • Billie B. Brown (4-7 years)
    • Hey Jack! (4-7 years)
    • Anna Hibiscus (5-9 years)
    • Billie B. Mysteries (6-9 years)
    • All-Star Cheerleaders (6-9 years)
    • EJ12: Girl Hero Series (7-10 years)
    • Wheelnuts (7-10 years)
    • Pet Vet (7-11 years)
    • Pup Patrol (7-11 years)
    • Jack Russell: Dog Detective (7-11 years)
    • No. 1 Car Spotter (age 7-11 years)
    • Mythical 9th Division (7-11 years)
    • Extreme Adventures (8-12 years)
    • I am Jack (8-12 years)
    • Ella Diaries (8-12 years)
    • The Gateway (8-12 years)
    • Impossible Quest Series (9-13 years)
    • Star of Deltora (9-14 years)
    • Choose Your Own Ever After (10-14 years)
    • Conspiracy 365 (10-15 years)
    • The Sinclair's Mysteries (11 years and up)
    • The Last Thirteen (11 years and up)
    • The Debt Series (12 years and up)
    • Phoenix Files (age 14 years and up)
    • Kumori Chronicles (age 14 years and up)
  > Nonfiction
    • My Body Science
    • Mean Machines
    • Shine-a-Light
  > Gift Books
Learning Resources Manipulatives
Monkeying Around for Advanced Dot-to-Dot Books
  > Downloadable Dot-to-Dot Puzzles
  > Reviews and Awards
New Monic for Vocabulary Building
Prufrock Press for Logic, Analogies and More.
  > Logic Countdown
Red Hen Books and Toys
Scholastic
SET Enterprises Games of Fun, Perception and Challenge
  > Award Winners
Shell Education for Core Academics - Reading, Math, Language
Smart Games/Tangoes for logic and spatial reasoning
Source Books for Test Preparation
Spectrum Books for Test Preparation
  > Spectrum Test Practice
  > Spectrum Test Preparation
Sterling for IQ Test Questions
Think Tonight for Bundled Top Picks
Think-a-Lot Games for Creativity
Tin Man Press for Analytical and Creative Thinking
  > Forthcoming Titles
Usborne Books for all Children
  > New Releases January 2017
  > New Releases July 2016
  > All Usborne Books
  > Babies and Toddlers
    • Baby's Very First Noisy Books
    • Baby's Very First Touchy-Feely Board Books
    • That's Not My ... Touchy-Feely Board Books
    • Very First Flashcards
    • Board Books - various series
    • Slide and See and Stroller Books
    • Very First Words and My First Words Board Books
  > Revisions
  > 3 years and up
    • Listen and Learn First Words
    • Peek Inside Board Books
    • Pop-Up Board Books
    • Pull Back Activity Books
    • Slot Books
    • Wind-Up Books
    • Noisy Board Books - push the button for sounds
    • Musical Books
    • Press-A-Sound Books
    • Lift and Look Board Books with Flaps
  > 4 years and up
    • Big Books
    • Lift the Flap Learners (paper flaps)
    • Lift-the-Flap Board Books
    • Look Inside Board Books
    • Wipe-Clean Books
    • Write Your Own ...
  > Picture Books
  > Stories to read aloud and share
  > Sticker Books (age 3 to adult)
    • Activity Pack Gift Sets
    • Dress the Teddy Bears Sticker Books
    • First Experiences Sticker Books
    • First Sticker Books
    • First Coloring Books with Stickers
    • Sticker and Coloring Book Collections
    • Lots of Things to Spot Sticker Books
    • 1001 Things to Spot Sticker Books
    • Get Ready for School Sticker Books
    • Build a Picture Sticker Books
    • Little Sticker Dolly Dressing (Reusable) Sticker Books
    • Sticker Dolly Dressing Sticker Books
      > Sticker Dolly Dressing with Reusable Stickers
    • Sticker Dolly Dressing Fashion Designer
    • Historical Sticker Dolly Dressing
    • Sticker Dollhouse Activity Books
    • Sticker Dressing Books
    • Sticker Activity Books
    • 1000 Stickers
    • Mosaic Sticker Books
    • Build Your Own Sticker Books
    • Sticker Reference Books
  > Coloring Books (age 4 to adult)
    • Color by Numbers
    • Lots of Things to Find and Color
    • Nature Coloring Books
    • Patterns to Color
  > Books of Things to Spot
    • 1001 Things to Spot
    • 199 Things to Spot
    • Picture Puzzle Books
    • Very First Book of Things to Spot
  > Early and Elementary Reading
    • Amy Wild, Animal Talker
    • Beginners (mid-late Grade 1 reading level)
    • Fairy Ponies
    • First Reading (Age 6 and up)
    • Illustrated Stories
    • Illustrated Timeless Classics
    • Penny Dreadful
    • Phonics Readers
    • Sandy Lane Stables
    • Secret Mermaid
    • The Pony-Crazed Princess
    • True Stories
    • Young Beginners (age 3 and up)
    • Young Reading Gift Books (mid to late 2nd grade reading level)
  > Activity Books, Kits, Tins, Pads, Cards and More
    • First Dot-to-Dot Sticker Books
    • Activity Books for Young Children ( 4 and up)
    • Activity Cards
    • Activity Puzzle Books
    • Activity Tins
    • Doodle and Activity Books
    • Jigsaw Books and Games
    • Kid Kits with books and accessories
    • Magic Painting
    • Maze Books
    • Optical Illusions
    • Pocket Activity Books
    • Press-Out Books
    • Projects and Crafts
    • Tear Off Pads
    • Wipe-Clean Activity Books
  > Foreign Languages
  > See Inside - lift the flap books for big kids
  > Discovery Nature and Adventures
  > Encyclopedias and Dictionaries
  > Art and Drawing
  > Social Studies, Science, Math and more
    • Science
  > By Hobby - Ballet, Chess, Horses, Crafts and more
    • Ballet
    • Chess
    • Crafts
  > Seasonal Books
    • Christmas Books
    • Halloween
    • Spring
Bundles
Think Tonight Bundles for Gifted and Talented
Grade Level Book Bundles from The Critical Thinking Company
Test Preparation Bundles from The Critical Thinking Company
Beyond123's LUK Bundles
Other Bundles
Common Core
Homework
Language Arts
Books by Series
  > 180 Days of Reading and 180 Days of Language (Practice: Assess, Diagnose)
  > Bright & Brainy
  > Comprehension and Critical Thinking
  > Daily Mind Builders
    • Dr. Dooriddles
  > Increasing Fluency with High Frequency Word Phrases
  > Nonfiction Comprehension Test Practice
  > Read and Succeed: Comprehension
  > Editor in Chief
  > Language Mechanic
  > Language Smarts
  > Novel Thinking
  > Reading Detective
  > Think Analogies
  > Use It! Don't Lose It! Language Arts
  > What Would You Do?
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Beyond123 - MiniLUK

Directory of Tests
Bracken Basic Concept Scale-Revised (BBCS-R)
Bracken School Readiness Assessment (BSRA)
  > About the Bracken School Readiness Assessment (BSRA)
California Achievement Tests (CAT)
  > About the California Achievement Tests (CAT)
California Critical Thinking Skills Test (CCTST)
California Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR)
Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT®)
Comprehensive Testing Program (CTP-4)
Cornell Critical Thinking Tests (CTCT)
Educational Records Bureau (ERB)
  > Comprehensive Testing Program (CTP-4)
  > WPPSI for Pre K and K Admissions Testing
    • 2-3 year old
    • 4-5 year old
    • 6-7 year old
  > Independent School Entrance Exam
GATE (Gifted and Talented Education)
Hunter College High School Admission Assessment
Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE)
InView
  > InView Subtests
SCAT (John-Hopkins CTY)
Iowa Tests of Basic Skills® (ITBS®)
Kaufman Assessment Battery for Children (KABC)
Kaufman Brief Intelligence Test (KBIT)
Metropolitan Achievement Test (MAT 8)
  > About the Metropolitan Achievement Test (MAT 8)
Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test® (NNAT®)
Ohio Achievement Tests
Otis-Lennon School Ability Test® (OLSAT® -8)
Palmetto Assessment Challenge Test (PACT)
Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test (PPVT-R)
Raven's Progressive Matrices (RPM)
SAGES-2
Secondary School Admissions Test (SSAT)
  > SSAT Elementary Test
  > SSAT Middle Test
  > SSAT Upper Test
Stanford Achievement Test™ (SAT/10)
Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scale Fifth Edition
  > About the Stanford-Binet
  > Summary of Recommendations
  > 2-3 year old
  > 4-5 year old
  > 6-7 year old
  > 8-9 year old
  > 10-11 year old
  > 12 and up
TAG (Talented and Gifted Education)
TerraNova CTBS / TerraNova, The Second Edition (CAT/6)
Torrance Test of Creative Thinking
Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children (WISC-IV)
Wechsler Preschool and Primary Scale of Intelligence (WPPSI)
Wide Range Achievement Test (WRAT) (WRAT-3)
Woodcock-Johnson® Tests of Cognitive Ability (WJ-R®)
Test Acronymns
Test Preparation
Help! The Test is Next Week!
How Can my Child do Better?
Directory of Tests
The Best Time for Test Preparation is Now
CogAT (Cognitive Abilities Test)
About the CogAT® (Cognitive Abilities Test®)
  > CogAT Form 6 vs CogAT Form 7
  > CogAT® Sample Questions
    • CogAT Form 6 Primary Level (used in Gr Pre K -2)
    • CogAT Form 7 Picture Format (used for ages 5-8 years)
    • CogAT Form 6 Multi-Level (used in Gr 2-12)
    • CogAT Form 7 Text Format (used for ages 9-18 years)
Test Preparation Bundles for Gifted Learners Taking the CogAT®
Help! The Test is Next Week!
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Grade 9-12
Test Preparation Bundles for the CogAT from The Critical Thinking Company
  > CogAT® Test Preparation Guide (Critical Thinking Company)
The Critical Thinking Co.
GATE/TAG (Gifted & Talented)
How do we Prepare for the Test?
NNAT2® (Naglieri Non-Verbal)
About the Naglieri Non-Verbal Ability Test® (NNAT®) (NNAT2®)
Test Preparation Bundles for Gifted Learners taking the NNAT® or NNAT2®
Pre K
Kindergarten
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grades 3-4
Grades 5-6
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12
NNAT® Test Preparation Bundles for average learners
  > NNAT® Test Preparation Guide (Critical Thinking Company)
Top Sellers
OLSAT® (Otis-Lennon)
About the OLSAT®
What your child needs to know to do better on the OLSAT®
Skill Matrix and Recommended Products
NYC Parents with Children taking the verbal OLSAT® and NNAT®
Test Preparation Bundles for Gifted Children taking the OLSAT®
Two Years Old
Three Years Old
Grade Pre K (2008 birthday - 4 years old at time of testing)
Grade Pre K (2007 birthday - 5 years old at time of testing)
Grade K
Grade 1
Grade 2
  > Skills and Related Products
Grade 3
Grade 4
  > Skills and Related Products
Grade 5
  > Skill Matrix and Recommended Products
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8
Grade 9-12
Test Preparation Bundles for the OLSAT® from The Critical Thinking Company
  > Test Prep Guide for the OLSAT® from The Critical Thinking Company
SCAT (John-Hopkins CTY)
Easy SCAT picks by grade
SCAT picks for student in Gr 2
SCAT picks for student in Gr 3
SCAT picks for student in Gr 4
SCAT picks for student in Gr 5
SCAT picks for student in Gr 6
SCAT picks for student in Gr 7
SCAT picks for student in Gr 8
WPPSI-III & IV (used for ERB)
Insiders Guide to ERB - Modified WPPSI for private school testing
About the WPPSI
WPPSI Subtests
2-3 year old (toddler)
4-5 year old (preschooler)
6-7 year old (kindergarten)
Test Prep Bundles for the WPPSI® Assessment from The Critical Thinking Company
  > Test Prep Guide for the WPPSI® Assessment from The Critical Thinking Company
Mathematics
Balance Benders and Math Bafflers - deductive thinking and pre-algebra
Challenge Math - enrichment and problem solving
Complete the Picture Math - math, reading and visual reasoning
Common Core
Crypto Mind Benders - algebraic thinking with encryption
Dr. Funsters Quick Think Math -basic math skills and confidence
Early Learning - games and manipulatives for early math
Math Analogies - analogy problems with numbers and figures
Math Detective - standards based story problems
Math Computation and Word Problems
Mathematical Reasoning - complete math curriculum
Patterns in Mathematics
Puzzle It! - middle school math and logic puzzles
Reference
Scratch Your Brain - problem solving
Singapore Math
Review and homework
WISC IV (Wechsler IQ Test)
About the WISC
Subtests and Suggestions
Choosing the Correct Level
6 - 7 years old
8 - 9 years old
10 - 11 years old
12 - 13 years old
14 - 16 years old
Test Prep Bundles for the WISC® Assessment from The Critical Thinking Company
  > Test Prep Guide for the WISC® Assessment from The Critical Thinking Company
Kane Miller
GATE/TAG
Usborne Books
Science
Skill Retention/Summer
Learning Differences and 2E
Visual-Motor Work Out
Study and Test Taking Strategies
Visual Processing
Home Schooling
Babies and Toddlers
Preschool and Pre-K
Early Elementary
Elementary
Middle School
High School
Glossary of Terms