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for learning

For children 0-36 months,
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Age appropriate projects

Age appropriate projects

Designed specifically for your child's age & stage.
Includes ideas for how to find more use for the product as your child ages.
Designed with Experts
Each month's item is designed & reviewed by experts to provide maximum benefit to your child's development.

Wonder magazine

Wonder magazine

Expert Advice
Research-based answers to parenting questions.
Developmental Focus Area
Learn about the concepts and skills that are highlighted this month.
Your Growing Child
Interesting information on a child development topic.
Language & Literacy
Tips for boosting language and literacy development.
Beyond the Crate
Activities to try at home related to this month's theme.

Online resources

Online Resources

Parenting Education
Articles, links, and videos about child development topics approved by our partners at Seattle Children's Hospital.
Tadpole DIYs
Ideas for more theme-related activities, printables, and projects.
Tadpole's Library
Theme-related book suggestions to add to your library.


Tadpole board book

Beautifully Illustrated
Beautiful illustrations to engage and inspire your little readers in storytelling.
Sturdy Design
Thick board book pages designed to withstand toddler wear-and-tear.
Language & Literacy Tips
A bookmark with a useful reading tip or activity related to the story is included with every book.

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Why Tadpole Crate?

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  • Developmentally Appropriate

    Products and information that grow with your baby or toddler.

  • Convenient

    Delivered right to your door, every month.

  • Research-backed

    Educational materials backed by child development experts.

  • Educational

    Designed to lay the foundation for lifelong learning.

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