For perfecting fine motor development, Kaplan offers hundred of different sets for children to play with, including lace, buckle, zipper, and button boards, sorters, LEGO® sets, K'Nex Sets, and pegboards.
3 years & up. Look at building in a whole new light! This unique system allows LIGHT STAX® building blocks to stack on the smart base and light up with a push of a button. Change the light feature up by pressing on the flashing or fading modes. Add other classic construction blocks of similar size to open up a world of construction possibilities. Includes 122 blocks, 4 bases, and USB to DC cable. Each base requires 3 AAA batteries for a total of 12 AAA batteries (not included).
3 years & up. Young future farmers will enjoy down on the farm?fun with this fully assembled, wooden barn. Two-story barn is stocked with seven realistic plastic farm animals, a wooden ladder and a folding corral. Chunky handles let you take this little bit of 'country' wherever you go. Foldable wooden barn comes complete with seven farm animals, folding corral and ladder. 13 1/2"L x 10 1/2"W x 7"D.
2 years & up. Add a new dimension to manipulative play with this 96 piece set. Simply clip the edges together to create an unlimited array of constructions. Build people, buildings, animals and more. Explore symmetry versus asymmetry, discover color combinations. Strengthens disign, structure and balance skills. Enhance the designs by creating them on top of a light table.
3 years & up. Stimulate children's learning in the block center by integrating dinosaurs that are made with unit blocks. Mix and match interchangeable body parts to make your own unique dinosaur. Set includes 5 dinosaurs. Unit blocks sold separately.
6 years & up. Dive into the next iteration and make bigger polyhedra or a catapult. With 450 pieces and 21 fun maker projects, you'll have enough pieces to start inventing larger projects with your friends! Features: bring out the Inventor in you and start creating with this open-ended kit, contains 450 pieces and 21 fun maker projects, experiment with different materials, combine pieces to create hinges, movable joints, and whatever you can imagine, unlimited fun and ideal for group play, reusable… More »
8 years & up. The Crazy Scientist Kit upgrades your building experience with 1200 pieces and an instruction manual for 21 projects. You can make things such as a morphing arm to extract moon rocks or a geodesic base for your next scientific space mission. Use your imagination to create huge projects. Features: bring out the Scientist in you and start creating with this open-ended kit, contains 1200 pieces and is great for building huge projects, experiment with different materials, combine pieces… More »
6 years & up. Practice storytelling and problem-solving challenges with the Imagination Kit. Includes 400 pieces, a Pocketful of Ideas card deck, and an imagination sketchbook with instructions. Sketch a solution to a challenge, build a prototype, and watch your ideas come to life! Features: unleash your Imagination with this open-ended kit, contains 400 pieces and 105 card challenges, draw, sketch, and experiment with different materials, combine pieces to solve the challenges, unlimited fun… More »
3 year s & up. Create a magical castle where royalty comes to play. Build a super-secret hideaway that only you and your friends are allowed to enter. EZ-Fort pieces are easy to connect and can be assembled a number of different ways. Cover your creation with the included cover and your Fairy Tale Castle comes to life. Includes 54 building pieces and a special covering. Fairy and princess costume accessories shown are not included.
2 years & up. Children will love exploring and handling stones! The Threading Pebbles invite sensory play as children try to pull the lace through the hole of each pebble. Pebbles are featured in different shapes, colors, and textures making this set great for sort and sequence activities. Ideal for encouraging early math and fine motor skill development. Pebbles are made from a robust stone and resin mix. Pebbles measure 1.5". Included: 16 Threading Pebbles and 2 Chunky Laces.
3 years & up. Push them together and POP them apart. These flexible, "suction construction" building pieces will stick to each other and virtually any flat surface without leaving any marks. Create suction creatures and other structures that hang on windows and walls. Build out, up, down, and around. It's safe, soft construction that takes on a whole new dimension! Squigz™ 2.0 allows you to connect each piece at the centers and the ends to give you even more building possibilities,… More »
3 years & up. Magic Connectors feature brightly colored pieces that snap together to create fun, free-form designs and letter shapes. These uniquely-shaped connectors enhance gross and fine motor skills through creative building. Longest piece measures 3". Included: 75 Connectors, 6 Wheels, 9 Spokes, and Storage Box.
2 years & up. Children will love this bold and tactile activity toy, which features plenty of colorful stacking discs and numbers for stacking on to the peg board. Match the numbered squares to the dots on the base of the puzzle and then count the brightly colored discs as they are placed onto their individual pegs. Perfect for developing dexterity, coordination and first counting skills. This product meets the industry toy safety standards and is painted with child-safe paint.
3 years & up. Match and connect the nut and bolt manipulatives by color and shape then twist them together. The nut and bolt pieces are designed for children to easily grasp and supports fine motor skills development. Bolts measure approximately 2 1/2". Included: 72 Plastic Nuts and Bolts Pieces and Storage Box.
Our jumbo-sized beads are just the right size for small hands and they're made of unbreakable plastic, so they'll stand up to years in the classroom. 360 chubby beads come in 6 shapes and 6 colors and have extra-big holes for no-fail stringing. Beads come in our plastic container and the round bead measures is 3/4".
3 years & up. From simple designs to more engineering marvels, these simple sticks connect from end to end or along any side. Add rings to make movement and added interest. This large set includes 36 sticks (2 3/4"L) in 10 colors, 4 large rings (2" in diameter) and 6 small rings (1 1/2" in diameter) in 10 colors. 460 pieces.
2 years & up. Children will be sorting counting, adding, subtracting, and making colorful designs. Includes 8" square 25 hole Crepe Rubber pegboard, 25 Stacker Pegs (2 5/8" long), and suggested activities.
3 years & up. Natural and unscripted play patterns emerge when Branch Blocks are provided for building and dramatic play inspiration. The intact textured bark on each building piece adds sensory exploration mirroring the organic benefits of outdoor play. Use Branch Blocks to practice stacking, sorting and STEM activities. Includes 36 wood pieces.
12 months & up. Sixteen plush turtles in 4 different colors and 4 designs. Children combine fine motor skills as they pick them up and place them in a row, match them side by side, or learn cognitive skills as they learn to count. Surface wash. Each turtle is approximately 5" long.
3 years & up. Imagine, build, create! This set of interlocking blocks with soft bristles encourages tactile play and creative building and patterning. The blocks come in four colors and in multiple shapes and sizes.
3 years & up. Design all types of construction vehicles with our engineering set. Perfectly sized for small hands, children can connect the chunky bolts, wheels, and joints. As children build, they boost planning and motor skills. A total of 210 pieces in a stackable plastic container.
Our jars are filled with links, magnetic turtles, ladybugs, and giant fun beads to keep infants and toddlers busy. Designed especially to develop hand and finger movements to manipulate and match. Excellent for developing perception and coordination skills in classifying and observing.
2 years & up. Fine motor and manipulative sets are great for all young architects just starting to build. Extra-chunk building links are easy to connect in any direction. The jumbo-sizes are ideal for small hands. Easy to clean and sanitize. Manipulatives include: Snappers, Chain Links, Giant Stars, Giant Forks, Criss Cross, and Roll 'N Twist. Each set includes a container for storage, approximately 11 1/2"H x 12 1/2"D x 19 1/2"W.