Kaplan Early Learning Company is excited to announce that six of our Kaplan-exclusive products recently won a Tillywig Award! The prestigious Tillywig Toy and Media Awards test hundreds of products every year for high entertainment and educational value. Ease of first use, replay value, quality/appearance, social interaction/fun factor, creativity, and thought processes/motor skills are just a few of the factors they consider when evaluating products. Learn more about these award-winning products below!

Garden Insects (Set of 5)

Tillywig Brain Child Award Winner

Why They Love It: "The insects' widely varying shapes, colors and other physical characteristics inspire hands-on fun that blends visual and manual exploration with deeply imaginative pretend play." Read the Full Review | View the Product

Wooden Exploration Set (Set of 50)

Tillywig Brain Child Award Winner

Why They Love It: "The unusually well-crafted wooden components that make up this set inspire kids to engage in a huge range of stimulating and rewarding play experiences." Read the Full Review | View the Product

Emotion Tiles (Set of 20)

Tillywig Brain Child Award Winner

Why They Love It: "The set's inclusion of two distinct tiles for every emotion (one showing an adult, the other a child) makes them all the more relatable and the knowledge absorbed during play transferable to a variety of social contexts." Read the Full Review | View the Product

Magnetic Animal Habitat Set

Tillywig Brain Child Award Winner

Why They Love It: "Taken as a whole, the set constitutes an extraordinary play value that brings children to the table again and again while providing educational benefits that include cognitive, language and fine motor skill development, creativity, geographical knowledge, and much more!" Read the Full Review | View the Product

Sound and Sort Stackers

Tillywig Parents’ Favorite Products Award Winner

Why They Love It: "Sound and Sort Stackers exert a magnetic pull on the attention of any youngster who spots them, an intense curiosity that only increases once the child has laid hands on them." Read the Full Review | View the Product

Nature View Microscope

Tillywig Parents’ Favorite Products Award Winner

Why They Love It: "This colorful, playfully designed toy microscope shares several properties with those found in real laboratories, making it an excellent way to introduce kids to the joys of scientific exploration and discovery." Read the Full Review | View the Product