3 years & up. This 8 page STEM Journal outlines how to utilize the scientific process in an early childhood classroom. Each of the 8 1/2" x 11" pages provide a space for children to draw pictures along with developmentally appropriate lines to write text as they utilize the scientific method. Perfect addition to any science center! Set of 10 journals.
3 years & up. PowerClix® Solids Natural integrates elements of natural play, light and color exploration and loose parts theory with the innovative STEM toy building platform of PowerClix®. With nature-inspired colors, the Solids Natural set encourages children to create beautiful 2D patterns and advance to architectural constructions using familiar shapes. Use these pieces on a light table or in a sunny spot for a unique sensory experience. In keeping with STEM toy attributes, PowerClix®… More »
3 years & up. This kit is full of fun and STEM learning! Build your own domino stack, chain reaction or run. The dominoes are built to pro-scale so they are balanced for perfect building and toppling. The rapid tracks, spinners and templates help you design anything you can imagine such as stunts, tricks or cool designs. The possibilities are endless! Kit includes 180 kinetic dominoes, 5 rapid tracks, 1 staircase bridge, 1 speed template, 2 straight tracks, 12 domino arcs and 3 spinners. Non-toxic materials.
3 years & up. This colorful and cozy cushion makes a soft seating area for young readers! Outer cover features protected zipper for safety and easy spot cleaning. Meets CA TB17 fire specifications. Fabrics may vary. Measures 45" in diameter.
4 years & up. Spruce up your child's art center with this extensive crayon kit! Kaplan economical, easy-glide crayons have bold, no smear colors, perfect for even the most expressive of artists. This standard size set has 800 crayons, 100 each of 8 different colors. This kit comes in a class share corrugated storage box for reliable containment.
Children can draw bold or fine lines with our long-lasting tapered tip color markers. Corrugated storage box contains 200 markers (25 of each color), in sets of 8 colors: red, yellow, blue, green, brown, black, orange and purple.
7 years & up. Join Molly and her friends as they go on missions, make big plans and find answers in these wonderfully illustrated books. These books use unique milestone markers at the end of each chapter enabling children to build confidence in their reading skills. Set of 4. Paperback.
7 years & up. Join Mac B. in these fully-illustrated humorous spy books as he helps the Queen of England by solving crimes, cracking codes and going undercover. Children will love following along and guessing what will happen next. Set of 5. Hardcover.
Practice yoga and mindfulness to address stress and anxiety, and promote social and emotional learning, physical and emotional health and well-being. High performance, easy care, premium child yoga mat contains no pththalates or heavy metals. These mats will provide a stable, slip-resistant surface for a child's yoga practice. Measures 24" x 60" and is 1/8" thick. Available in three different colors.
3 years & up. Each cushion is printed with facial expressions to encourage children to identify and express their emotions. Children can sit on different cushions throughout the day or week to define their emotions. These Social Emotional Cushions are made of durable wipe clean vinyl. Set of six cushions. Each cushion measures 16" diameter.
5 years & up. Mesmerize children for hours on end with this unique, feel-good play foam by Educational Insights. This super soft, fluffy stuff is fun to squish, mix, and more. Watch as it sticks together under pressure and magically expands and moves apart when the pressure is released. Place it in a tube or jar, flip it upside down, and watch as it crawls and trickles down to the bottom. Great for enhancing sensory development skills, creative play, and more. Pluffle never dries out and is… More »
3 years & up. Food is a wonderful way to bring people together and introduce new cultures. Help bring diversity to the meal time discussion in your home and in the classroom with this realistic looking pretend play food set. These sets feature a variety of popular foods that are colorfully captivating and life-size for an extra real-life feel. Children will have fun pretending to prepare and serve the meals as they learn about and discuss the culture they came from. All pieces are made from… More »
Encourage children to recognize colors and numbers while actively playing. Children will enjoy rolling, bouncing, or tossing these 8.5" rubber balls. Set of 6 numbered balls (red, yellow, orange, green, blue, and purple). Watch their imagination go wild as they take part in games they have created all by themselves! Balls ship deflated.
3 years & up. Jumbo Weaving Frames include 3 oversized geometric frames with inset strings to weave assorted colorful, textural ribbons. Children can experiment with layering, patterns, emotional expression, and abstract pictures within the square, circular, and triangular frames. Creativity cards are included to aid teachers in fun classroom activities, working individually or in small groups. Begin with simple concepts and advance to more complex layering and creative, tactile designs. Triangle… More »
3 years & up. Bigger game, bigger fun. This traditional 4 in a row game features a large, sturdy frame and smooth finished wooden black and red counters. Will you be the first one to get 4 in a row? Made from rugged plywood that is ideal for outdoor play. A great way to strengthen motor skills, logic and improve concentration. Simply remove the locking peg at the side the flip the frame and let the counts come out. Frame size: 23.62" x 18.90" x 8.66". Counter size: 2.45".
4 years & up. This cool board game teaches the basics of programming to preschoolers! Learning to play the game is easy and minutes to play. Children learn programming, from coding to functions through fun play. Once the turtle reaches a jewel, that player is the winner! Up to 4 players can participate. A great STEM toy, play encourages the development of planning and sequential reasoning skills. Measures 10.5" L x 2" W x 10.5" H.
7 years & up. Build 6 functioning mechanical arms, grabber claws, and legs with this Mechanical Engineering® Kit by Thames & Kosmos. Learn mechanical engineering principles firsthand as you build claws that can grab and lift using pneumatic and hydraulic systems powered by air pressure. Included: 201 Building pieces and a 32-Page manual with easy-to-follow illustrated instructions.
5 years & up. Match totals with equations in a whole new way with Addition & Subtraction Dominoes by Junior Learning. Each domino features an answer side and an equation side. In order to win the game you must get rid of all of your dominoes by matching the ends correctly to other dominoes on the playing field. No part of the domino can touch a non-matching domino, just like in a classic game of dominoes. Each tin includes 28 Dominoes. Purchase as a set or individually.
14 years & up. Expand your knowledge of steam power with this self-assembly pneumatic engine model! This model shows how steam engine uses air pressure instead of steam to move and function. The use of a simple, inflated balloon is all it takes to get the gears set in motion. Approximate time to assemble: 2 hours. Measures 3.9"H x 3"W x 6.4"L. Includes 81 pieces.
14 years & up. Expand your hobby with this guitar mechanical model that is not only a self-assembly toy, but as well as a fully-fledged musical instrument. Create sound by turning the hand-turned wheel that brushes against the bourdon and melody strings. Gears and reduction mechanisms move strings around and adjust their heights to make new sounds. Approximate time for assembly: 4-5 hours. Measures 8.7"H x 6.5"W x 15.7"L. Includes 292 pieces and detailed instructions.
8 years & up. Using the basic STEM concepts, this mechanical gearbox is an advanced learning experience that can really operate as a 4-speed box. While its construction mirrors that of an advanced 3D puzzle, there is much to learn and discover. The pieces that make up the gearbox can be found throughout much of our daily life, giving the user a new perspective. Approximate assembly time: 1-2 hours. Size of model: 4.3"H x 3.9"W x 5.1"L. Includes 120 pieces, a pocket model study… More »
Grades K - 5. Students build math skills and get instant reinforcement. Set includes double-sided Quiz Cards in 7 sturdy storage boxes. Content areas include basic operations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division), fractions, money and telling time. Use with Hot Dots® Pen (sold separately) for self-checking, independent practice or as teacher directed flash cards. Each individual Quiz set contains 53 double-sided Quiz Cards.
2 years & up. With these Sorting Stones children can explore colors, shapes, and patterns. The durable 1.5" diameter stones have a colorful bug character engraved on one side. Each set includes 20 stones, with five bug body shapes: circle, square, rectangle, triangle, hexagon and in four colors: red, blue, yellow and green. Great for indoor and outdoor play. An activity guide is included with ideas on how to introduce the stones to your setting, plus games exploring sorting, counting, and pattern skills.