Kaplan offers parachutes in an assortment of sizes, ranging from eight handles for a small group to twenty handles for the entire classroom. Other products include a book of games and CDs to incorporate songs and language skills into playtime.
18 months & up. Encourage team work with this exciting Bright Rainbow Parachute with Handles for Outdoor Collaborative Play. This parachute activity promotes gross motor functions, imagination, and color recognition. Encourage children to count together as they swing the parachute up and down. The durable parachute is made of rip-stop nylon fabric, and sewn to last through the toughest play times. Includes nylon storage bag. Available in 12' with 8 Handles, 20' with 16 Handles, and 24' with 20 Handles.
There are hundred of games to play with this bright, colorful parachute! Kids can make waves by moving their arms up and down, or even play games like Mushroom or Thunderstorm. Makes a great activity both indoors and outdoors during recess. Teaches children the basics of teamwork. Includes a carry bag for storage. Encourages perceptual, cognitive and motor development. Made of high quality 210 rip-stop polyester taffeta. Parachute is flame retardant. Meets CPAI-84 and ASTM F963 safety standards. Measures 6'.
3 years & up. The activities in this book are sure to get children laughing while they're learning to count, cooperate, follow directions, and move their bodies in new ways. With activities that promote social and emotional growth, imaginative play, and listening and communication skills, this fantastic resource provides parents, teachers, and caregivers with plenty of ideas to get children moving and learning.
4 years & up. Grab your parachute and follow along with this exciting A World of Parachute Play Engaging Outdoors and Collaborative Activities CD. Your children will love moving the parachute with their classmates as they follow along to songs from around the world. This activity promotes listening skills, gross motor skills, and outdoor learning. Running time is approximately 30 minutes.