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.
Children's Favorite Big Books - Set of 6
Children's Favorite Big Books - 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.
Kaplan Nose Big Book - Level D
Kaplan Nose Big Book - Level D
Item: 22198
Status: In Stock
$24.95
$9.95
Grade 1. Explore your senses and develop visual physical perception with this bilingual big book. This leveled book is beautifully photographed for the perfect shared reading experience. Correlated to the national and state standards for Science.
Kaplan Mouth Big Book - Level D
Kaplan Mouth Big Book - Level D
Item: 22197
Status: In Stock
$24.95
$9.95
Grade 1. Explore your senses and develop visual physical perception with this bilingual big book. This leveled book is beautifully photographed for the perfect shared reading experience. Correlated to the national and state standards for Science.
Kaplan Skin Big Book - Level D
Kaplan Skin Big Book - Level D
Item: 22194
Status: In Stock
$24.95
$9.95
Grade 1. Explore your senses and develop visual physical perception with this bilingual big book. This leveled book is beautifully photographed for the perfect shared reading experience. Correlated to the national and state standards for Science.
One Is A Snail, Ten Is A Crab: A Counting By Feet Book - Big Book
One Is A Snail, Ten Is A Crab: A Counting By Feet Book - Big Book
Item: 20858
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Grades K - 3. If one is a snail and two is a person, we must be counting by feet! Just follow the sign to the beach, where a bunch of fun-loving crabs, lounging dogs, gleeful insects, and bewildered-looking snails obligingly offer their feet for counting in a number of silly, surprising combinations -- from one to one hundred! 40 pages. Big book paperback.
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 »
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.
Three Billy Goats Gruff - Big Book
Three Billy Goats Gruff - Big Book
Item: 18419
Status: In Stock
$26.99
The beloved read-aloud classic about the three brother billy goats who dare to cross the hideous troll?s bridge to get to the sweet grass on the other side
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.
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!
If You Give a Moose a Muffin - Big Book
If You Give a Moose a Muffin - Big Book
Item: 34950
Status: In Stock
$24.99
Cause and effect take on a whole new meaning with these engaging, humorous books!
Manners at School - Bilingual Hardcover
Manners at School - Bilingual Hardcover
Item: 34406
Status: In Stock
$27.32
$14.95
4 - 8 years. Explains many different ways that children can show manners in school in both English and Spanish. Bilingual hardcover. 24 pages.
Mouse Paint - Big Book
Mouse Paint - Big Book
Item: 61396
Status: In Stock
$26.99
Three white mice discover jars of red, blue, and yellow paint and explore the world of color. 32 pages.
In The Tall Tall Grass - Big Book
In The Tall Tall Grass - Big Book
Item: 61395
Status: In Stock
$27.99
Rhymed text (crunch, munch, caterpillars lunch) presents a view of creatures found in the grass from lunchtime till nightfall. By Denise Fleming. 32 pages. Big Book
It Looked Like Spilt Milk - Big Book
It Looked Like Spilt Milk - Big Book
Item: 61388
Status: In Stock
$24.99
The white shape silhouetted against a blue background changes on every page. Is it a rabbit, a bird, or just spilt milk? Keeps children guessing until the end.
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!
One Duck Stuck - Big Book
One Duck Stuck - Big Book
Item: 86732
Status: In Stock
$27.99
Feature rhyming text and illustrations that introduce the many different adventures that occur on a farm.
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Big Book
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? - Big Book
Item: 85424
Status: In Stock
$27.95
Big book by some of children's favorite authors: Bill Martin Jr. and Eric Carle.
In the Small Small Pond - Big Book
In the Small Small Pond - Big Book
Item: 84355
Status: In Stock
$27.99
Illustrations and rhyming text describe the activities of animals living in and near a small pond as spring progresses to autumn.
Here Are My Hands - Big Book
Here Are My Hands - Big Book
Item: 84354
Status: In Stock
$27.99
Owners of human bodies celebrate them by pointing out various parts and mentioning their functions, from hands for catching and throwing to the skin that bundles me in.
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.
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.