Big Books for Early Education

Kaplan's selection of big book sets provides informative lessons for storytime reading. The colorful illustrations will help students develop their listening comprehension skills as they gather around the reading rug. From captivating stories of adventure to classic tales of animals and humans alike, you'll find the books you need to mesmerize the whole classroom. Infants, toddlers, and preschool-age children will enjoy the interactive, award-winning books that spur creativity and invite dramatic play.

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Math and Science Big Books - Set of 6
Math and Science Big Books - Set of 6
Item: 71540
Status: In Stock
$156.95
3 years & up. These big books engage the listener while building on multiple math and science concepts. Set of 6 big books.
Rhythm and Rhyme Big Books - Set of 6
Rhythm and Rhyme Big Books - Set of 6
Item: 71546
Status: In Stock
$159.95
3 years & up. The rhythm and rhyme of these engaging tales will delight all while teaching an assortment of important concepts. Set of 6 big books.
Children's Favorite Big Book Set - Set of 6
Children's Favorite Big Book Set - Set of 6
Item: 71544
Status: In Stock
$164.95
3 years & up. Classic big books with easy to recognize titles. A favorite set for every classroom! Set of 6.
The Doorbell Rang  - Big Book
The Doorbell Rang - Big Book
Item: 33174
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Each ring of the doorbell brings more friends to share the delicious cookies Ma has made. This terrific and suspenseful read-aloud picture book about friendship, sharing, and cookies can also be used to introduce basic math concepts to young children.
The Napping House - Big Book
The Napping House - Big Book
Item: 18802
Status: In Stock
$26.99
The Napping House Big Book - A wakeful flea atop a number of sleeping creatures causes a commotion in this tale.
Caps for Sale - Big Book
Caps for Sale - Big Book
Item: 34989
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Perfect for young readers, this beautifully illustrated, classic story entertains children while using repetition to help them learn.
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie - Big Book
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie - Big Book
Item: 34988
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Cause and effect take on a whole new meaning with these engaging, humorous books!
Each Orange Had 8 Slices - Big Book
Each Orange Had 8 Slices - Big Book
Item: 42182
Status: In Stock
$24.99
$14.95
This book exemplifies the qualities - rhythmic texts, repetivite words, dynamic illustrations, and engaging story lines - that make large-format books so useful in helping children to read and learn.
If You Give a Pig a Pancake - Big Book
If You Give a Pig a Pancake - Big Book
Item: 96234
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Cause and effect take on a whole new meaning with these engaging, humorous books!
Silly Sally
Silly Sally
Item: 85094P
Status: In Stock
$7.99 - $26.95
Come along with Silly Sally and her silly companions as they parade toward town in a most unusual way. Dance a jig with a pig, play leapfrog with a dog, and even sing a tune with a loon. Playful pictures and rollicking rhymes sweep listeners and readers along on Sally's journey.
Freight Train (Big Book)
Freight Train (Big Book)
Item: 51221
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Brief text and illustrations trace the journey of a colorful train as it goes through tunnels, by cities, and over trestles.
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? - Big Book
Polar Bear, Polar Bear, What Do You Hear? - Big Book
Item: 50626
Status: In Stock
$27.99
Big books by some of children's favorite authors: Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle.
I Went Walking - Big Book
I Went Walking - Big Book
Item: 50408
Status: In Stock
$26.99
Discover a colorful parade of animals with the child walking in this story.
Eating The Alphabet - Big Book
Eating The Alphabet - Big Book
Item: 39824
Status: In Stock
$26.99
This book exemplifies the qualities - rhythmic texts, repetivite words, dynamic illustrations, and engaging story lines - that make large-format books so useful in helping children to read and learn. Big book.
Planting A Rainbow - Big Book
Planting A Rainbow - Big Book
Item: 39823
Status: In Stock
$26.99
With simple text, this book is a delightful way to introduce children to science.
My Five Senses - Big Book
My Five Senses - Big Book
Item: 17922
Status: In Stock
$24.99
With simple text, this book is a delightful way to introduce children to science.
Big Red Barn - Big Book
Big Red Barn - Big Book
Item: 17921
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Features rhyming text and illustrations that introduce the many different adventures that occur on a farm.
Owl Babies - Big Book
Owl Babies - Big Book
Item: 20118
Status: In Stock
$27.99
18 months - 2 years. When three baby owls awake one night to find their mother gone, they can't help but wonder where she is. Stunning illustrations from unique and striking perspectives capture the owls as they worry about their mother: What is she doing? When will she be back? What scary things move all around them? Not surprisingly, a joyous flapping and dancing and bouncing greets her return, lending a celebratory tone to the ending of this comforting tale. Never has the plight of young ones… More »
Ten Little Monkeys - Big Book
Ten Little Monkeys - Big Book
Item: 46756
Status: In Stock
$19.99
A cumulative classic tale that children will enjoy reading over and over.
Old MacDonald Had A Farm - Big Book
Old MacDonald Had A Farm - Big Book
Item: 46755
Status: In Stock
$19.99
A cumulative classic tale that children will enjoy reading over and over.
Wheels On The Bus - Big Book
Wheels On The Bus - Big Book
Item: 46759
Status: In Stock
$19.99
Children will enjoy the rhyming, cumulative tale accompanied by bouncy illustrations. Predictable tale allows children to develop important pre-reading skills.
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly - Big Book
There Was An Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly - Big Book
Item: 46758
Status: In Stock
$19.99
A cumulative classic tale that children will enjoy reading over and over.
Down By The Station - Big Book
Down By The Station - Big Book
Item: 47700
Status: In Stock
$19.99
There are so many things to see down by the station; engines, buses, taxi's and more. Bouncy illustrations, innovative die cutting and popular rhymes make Books with Holes a must for every child.
Flower Garden - Big Book
Flower Garden - Big Book
Item: 47722
Status: In Stock
$26.95
An all-time favorite with amusing story lines, lively characters, and great pictures.