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. A fantastic building activity that helps children develop a sense of geometry and spatial awareness, as well as hand-eye coordination. The distinct angle of the bamboo pieces create endless possibilities for making exciting shapes and structures. Play with it as a game or construction activity. Includes 24 angular bamboo rings and an activity guide.
4 years & up. Build limitless creations with IO Blocks®! Each set is comprised of 12 unique plastic shapes and features 6 colors; red, blue, green, tan, black and white. Curved elements add design options. Blocks connect with a secure, yet easily adjustable friction fit. Choose between 76 piece, 114 piece, 192 piece, and 500 piece sets.
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. Building blocks that glow! These beautifully colored building blocks are different than the traditional building blocks because they are built from a powered base and every block lights up as you stack them. There are endless possibilities to fulfill imagination and creativity since there is not a wrong way to stack the blocks. Use Light Stax as a custom night light with 3 light modes: solid, flashing, and fading. All three modes have a 15 minute auto shut-off. Expand your imagination… More »
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. Fold-able 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.
5 years & up. Build 50 different models including a dragon, swing ride, robot and more. Comes in a blue plastic storage tub that holds all K'NEX® parts, or partially and fully built models. Set contains 417 classic K'NEX® pieces to build over 70 unique models.
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. 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.
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.
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". Includes 72 Plastic Nuts and Bolts Pieces and Storage Box.
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. Endless construction possibilities, bright fluorescent colors, easy-to-connect pieces, all add up to fun. This 140 piece set consists of 5 different shapes in 5 assorted colors. Includes a sturdy, stackable container that measures 12"L x 7" W" x 6"H.
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. 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. These unique unbreakable blocks are so easy that even the youngest children can build. Soft bristles interlock when pushed together and stay attached until they are pulled apart. Set contains blocks in lots of shapes and sizes, plus wheels that really turn. Includes 70 Magic Briks in a variety of colors and shapes.
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.
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, the possibilities are endless.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.
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.
6 months & up. Guide the colorful beads along the bright tracks from one end of the maze to the other. Nesting beads demonstrate the concept of "inside/outside" and offer peek-a-boo fun. This bubble maze encourages problem-solving and logic development that helps children start and finish challenges. By moving the beads through twists and turn, children are building fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination while bringing attention to shape, size, and color recognition. The four… More »
3 years & up. Roll your way into a good time with this marbulous-marble run! The durable, transparent pieces allow children to visually track the entire course of their marble as it makes it's journey through several fun twists and turns. 48 transparent pieces, plus 16 marbles.