Teach children the alphabet with uppercase and lowercase letters and pictures of items that start with that letter. The seating squares measure 12" x 12" and come in a set of 26. Crafted from 100% stain-resistant nylon with non-skid backing, the carpet is treated to guard against odor, mildew, mold, stains, and static shock. Class I Flammability Rating and Indoor Air Quality certification passed. Features a 3-month warranty on serging for manufacturer defects. Limited Life wear warranty. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Explore physics and the principles of cause and effect by pouring buckets of water down the Water Trough System. Watch waterfalls flow or block trickling streams with muddy barricades for open-ended exploration. The Water Trough System is designed to work with the Water Tower to provide unlimited opportunities for kid-lead, water-based activities. Made from thermally modified wood by Thermory®, and coated with a weather-resistant finish, the Water Trough System is optimal for… More »
3 years & up. Complete the look of home by adding home accents, like this coffee table to your favorite seating group. Made of birch plywood with a clear natural finish, this coffee table offers a storage shelf under the top adding warmth to any classroom setting. Adult assembly required. Measures: 11 1/2"H x 18"W x 28 1/2"L.
This dress-up unit, with the beauty of North American Maple and the natural wood-tone finish, allows this piece to fit into any classroom decor. It features a full-length mirror, three durable plastic hooks on each side, and a spacious bottom storage area. Measures 33"H x 26"W x 20"D. Contents not included. Hooks are attached at a height of 25.9".
An early childhood classroom should reinforce and enhance young children's sense of belonging and connection to their environment, each other, their families, and their community. This book invites educators and administrators to rethink the traditional classroom, with inspirational examples showing how to weave elements that reflect each center's community into the classroom design. Colorful photos show what teachers can do to encourage a sense of community unique to each classroom. Easy-to-implement… More »
Protect your child from sharp edges! Includes 12 feet of impact absorbing foam and 4 cushions easily adheres to sharp edges. Full-length double-stick tape keeps guard securely fastened and removes quickly and easily when no longer needed. Trim pieces to desired length. Non-toxic and latex-free. Neutral color trim.
12 months & up. Our softline collection provides colorful, thoughtful transition pieces that assist children in acclimating to and mastering their surroundings. Cushioned climbers provides beginner crawlers with the perfect place to exercise their newfound gross motor skills. The sturdy Spiral Mountain Climber has curved steps and a straight ramp to crawl, climb and slide down. Five multi-height, solid sponge pieces in the contemporary color palette fit securely together with hook and loop closures.… More »
The 3-in-1 Gate System is a versatile and convenient way to keep children safer and provides a large, sturdy play area. Easy to install and made from durable metal, this Gate System is designed to be used in a number of different configurations, including play area, room divider or multipanel gate. Panels can be configured to your specific layout and fixes into place for sturdy construction. Includes six modular panels and a door for convenient walk through. The panels can be opened to create an… More »
When was the last time you got down on your hands and knees to see your classroom from a child's height? Research shows that effective early childhood classroom design begins from the ground up. Classroom design is a crucial component of an effective learning environment. This book brings a new approach to classroom design that begins and ends with the child's viewpoint. Each chapter details how the classroom environment influences children's learning, and the authors provide specific examples of… More »
Versatile pieces let children learn to pull up and walk around holding onto the sides for support. Flip the unit over for extra storage. Sturdy wood construction allows for years of use. Soft vinyl-covering cushions falls, absorbs sound, and makes cleaning a breeze. The many uses of this Vinyl Walkaround make it a must have piece. Box measures 25 1/2"L x 12"H.
Birth & up. Our softline collection provides colorful, thoughtful transition pieces that assist children in acclimating to and mastering their surroundings. Provide the perfect indoor activity area for toddlers and young children with this colorful, grid-patterned Patchwork Mat. Children can sit, crawl, rest and build on the comfortable, cushioned 1" surface. The contemporary colors and grid pattern of the mat encourage toddlers to recognize patterns in the spaces around them. Easy to clean… More »
Birth & up. Our softline collection provides colorful, thoughtful transition pieces that assist children in acclimating to and mastering their surroundings. Provide the perfect indoor activity area for toddlers and young children with this colorful, grid-patterned Natural Patchwork Mat. Children can sit, crawl, rest and build on the comfortable, cushioned 1" surface. The natural colors and grid pattern of the mat encourage toddlers to recognize patterns in the spaces around them. Easy to… More »
3 years & up. Sit back and enjoy nature in the rustic comfort of the Adirondack Chair. This kid-sized take on classic furniture is the perfect cozy spot to spend the relaxing moments between work and play in natural outdoor environments. The ergonomic design, and sturdy construction of thermally modified wood by Thermory®, make this seat optimal for little ones looking for comfort. Featuring a weather-resistant finish, the Adirondack Chair is perfect for rugged, outdoor use. Some assembly… More »
Recent research has drawn the link between children's brain development and time spent in the natural environment. Every child deserves a safe play to play, supportive adults to watch him grow, and an environment that offers them endless possibilities. In "Seasons of Play," Rusty Keeler takes readers on a photographic journey through real child care centers that have embraced his philosophy that natural play environments create new opportunities for children to explore and grow. This book… More »
Colorful, easy-to-handle carpet squares are a great way to teach children colors. These 16" x 16" carpet squares are durably designed to provide a lifetime of learning and fun. The KIDS Value Plus line sports upgraded KIDply® backing and edge yarn for long-lasting carpets that stay looking great. Available in two shapes (squares and rounds). Set of 24 in each set. Made in the USA. Features: 5 Year Abrasive Wear Warranty, KIDply® Backing, 100% North American Made, No-Fault Edge… More »
18 months & up. Cultivate rich dramatic play experiences with the Toddler All-in-One Kitchen! The perfect fit for any classroom, this kitchen set was built for play using durable, child-safe birch plywood. Designed to engage young learners, this set will inspire imaginations with realistic kitchen features like a stove top complete with two inset plastic burners, tactile handles and knobs for authentic play on the stove and sink, and a lifelike refrigerator just like you'd find at home. Budding… More »
Twelve individual spaces with a dry-erase area for personalizing. Keeps personal items secure and within reach. Includes two keys. Each space measures 4 1/2"W x 6"H x 6"D. Cabinet Measures 20"W x 22"H x 9"D.
Transport your Notch Blocks inside and outside the classroom easily with the spacious, durable Notch Blocks Storage Cart. Barrel bolt construction keeps the wide, solid wood cart sturdy when holding all of your Notch Blocks. Features freely rotating, u-bracket casters for easy movement in any direction. Cleats on the top of the cart provides additional piece storage. Ships ready to assemble. Store in a cool, dry place. Measures 32.5" W x 18" D x 27" H. Notch Builders sold separately.