Science

Science experiences for young children give them the opportunity to learn and understand STEM concepts through hands-on learning. Kaplan’s selection of science materials, resources, and activities gives children an opportunity to develop critical science skills, explore the world around them, and embrace their natural curiosity and wonder!


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Junior Inventory Optical Science Lab - Experiments and Reactions
Junior Inventory Optical Science Lab - Experiments and Reactions
Item: 147715
Status: In Stock
$42.95
4 years & up. The science of light has never been more exciting! This set comes with 8 experiments for young scientists to experience light in different optical alterations. Conduct optical science experiments including a Periscope, a Cone Illusion, a 3D Viewer, A Rotating Kaleidoscope, an Infinity Mirror, a Camera Obscura and others. Made for little hands and skill levels, learn about the laws of light reflection, refraction and polarization. Includes 53 pieces.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 12 Cubes in Green, Purple & Yellow
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 12 Cubes in Green, Purple & Yellow
Item: 147958
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes… More »
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Red
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Red
Item: 147874-RD
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes 4 Red cubes.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Tray of 12
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Tray of 12
Item: 146979
Status: In Stock
$33.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bath tub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bath tubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights turn on and off automatically. Batteries last 12 - 14 hours and are sealed inside for… More »
Glo Pals Party Pal Character & Multi-Colored Glo Cubes
Glo Pals Party Pal Character & Multi-Colored Glo Cubes
Item: 147987P
Status: In Stock
$11.95 - $25.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with the colorful, smiling Glo Pals Party Pal Character & Multi-Colored Glo Cubes that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bath tub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out, or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bath tubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically.… More »
Liquid Tile Mats
Liquid Tile Mats
Item: 145753P
Status: In Stock
$44.95 - $170.95
3 years & up. Step on and watch it move! Create a colorful floor space with these bright, futuristic Liquid Tile Mats. Children and adults alike will all gaze in wonder as they step on each mat and watch the liquid move with the pressure of their feet as they walk. It will feel just like you are surfing on colorful waves without ever having to leave the ground! Made from super durable, leakage-proof material and filled with non-toxic, cosmetic liquid. Features an anti-slip back side and easily… More »
White Sand - 25 Pound Box
White Sand - 25 Pound Box
Item: 47047
Status: In Stock
$26.95
18 months & up (with adult supervision).This sand is a non-toxic, white, play sand that is great for indoor or outdoor use. It is environmentally friendly and contains no silica or quartz. It is 100% natural, molds great when moist and has a soft and pleasant texture when touched. 25 lbs.
LED Activity Tablet
LED Activity Tablet
Item: 62802
Status: In Stock
$167.95
Ultra-slim LED activity tablet with a hardwood frame provides a bright, consistent and evenly-lit surface that is perfect for light and color exploration, science activities, tracing, stenciling and more. Weighing only 5 pounds, the 12" x 16" illuminated center features energy-efficient LEDs. Guaranteed to last up to 30,000 hours. AC power adapter included. Protective plastic covers reinforce corners and ensure durability. Wooden frame measures 15" x 19".
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Blue
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Blue
Item: 147874-BL
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes 4 Blue cubes.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Purple
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Purple
Item: 147874-PU
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes 4 Purple cubes.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Yellow
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Yellow
Item: 147874-YL
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes 4 Yellow cubes.
Kindergarten Readiness Zoo Crew Pack
Kindergarten Readiness Zoo Crew Pack
Item: 34608
Status: In Stock
$39.95
3 years & up. Literacy and Math with Zoo Animals. This exciting set will provide your preschooler with plenty of entertaining educational options when learning about the 26 letters of the alphabet and numbers 0 through 10. An 8-count pack of crayons and a container of dough are also included to make learning more hands on. A safari animal puppet is also included.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Green
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - Green
Item: 147874-GR
Status: In Stock
$10.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes 4 Green cubes.
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 16 in Red, Blue, Green and Purple
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 16 in Red, Blue, Green and Purple
Item: 147873
Status: In Stock
$42.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes… More »
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 12 Cubes in Red, Green & Blue
Glo Pals Light Up Water Cubes - 12 Cubes in Red, Green & Blue
Item: 147897
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Light up the water with colorful, smiling Glo Pals that activate when they get wet. Use these delightful characters in the bathtub to keep your child so captivated with the water they won't want to get out or incorporate them into your sensory learning plans. As soon as they leave the water, they turn off. Perfect for water tables, bathtubs, baby pools, or anything filled with water. LED lights that turn on and off automatically. Each cube has a battery life of 12 - 14 hours. Includes… More »
Pet Tornado
Pet Tornado
Item: 81903
Status: In Stock
$6.95
Grades K & up. A simple twist of the wrist produces a realistic, tiny tornado from the white foam clouds. Hold it to the light and watch the iridescent currents swirl. Tornado facts printed on the back. Measures 2"W x 4.5"H.
Shapes and Colors Discovery With Water Beads, Stones, and Squares
Shapes and Colors Discovery With Water Beads, Stones, and Squares
Item: 86391
Status: In Stock
$22.95
4 years & up. Experience the fun and ingenuity of slippery spheres, silly squares, and jelly stones all in one convenient set. Simply add water and watch in amazement as they expand to as much as 200 times their size! Fun to bounce, roll, stack, and mix. They even slip, slide, and explode. Completely reusable, just dry them out and hydrate again and again. Environmentally friendly. Includes an informative guide. Trays are not included.
Kids First Science Laboratory Experiment Kit
Kids First Science Laboratory Experiment Kit
Item: 143948
Status: In Stock
$52.95
3 years & up. Inspire young children to explore and learn about the world around them through experimentation, observation, and play. This Science Laboratory Kit by Thames & Kosmos comes with everything your little ones need to experiment freely and learn about science and the way the world works. Encourages creativity and fosters natural curiosity with unique laboratory tools and fun STEM related activities. Storage case measures 14.7" x 6.3" x 9.4" and manual measures 5.5"… More »
STEM Builder Series Build a Waterway
STEM Builder Series Build a Waterway
Item: 63198
Status: In Stock
$44.95
3 years & up. This 90-piece set includes a variety of items to create working waterways. Children can experiment with the effects that construction, gravity, and distance have on water pressure and flow as they create endless waterway configurations. Materials are transparent to allow for easy viewing of water flow. The Build a Waterway STEM Kit builds on children's natural curiosity by providing the materials and freedom to explore. The funnels, measuring pitchers, connector tubes, blockers,… More »
Play Science Starter Kit with Activity Cards for Young Children
Play Science Starter Kit with Activity Cards for Young Children
Item: 35301
Status: In Stock
$45.95
4 years & up. Made for little hands, this play science kit is the perfect addition to any learning center. Encourage exploration and discovery through play, and introduce early STEM concepts through included activity cards. Observe children increase their skills in math and fine motor development. Includes: 1 beaker, binoculars, 1 magnifying glass, funnel, 1 eyedropper, flask, tweezers, goggles, 3 test tubes, and an activity guide.
World Landmark Sand Molds - Set of 5
World Landmark Sand Molds - Set of 5
Item: 32957
Status: In Stock
$18.95
18 months & up. Explore ancient architecture through sand play. Perfect items to add to your beach toys or sand table! Fill each with sand to create exciting sand molds. Set includes 5 world landmarks. The sand molds include versions of the Taj Mahal, Parthenon, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Colosseum, and Eiffel Tower. Colors may vary.
Gel-Bead Sensory Shapes - Set of 6
Gel-Bead Sensory Shapes - Set of 6
Item: 34263
Status: In Stock
$14.95
3 years & up. Create inclusive sensory explorations for all learners with Gel Bead Sensory Shapes! Colorful and engaging, these 4" vinyl shapes are the perfect therapy tool for children with sensory input needs. Children will love grabbing, squishing, and squeezing each shape for a hands-on sensory experience! With three different shapes, this set is also the perfect way to support lessons on shapes and colors-the options for play are endless. Set includes three shapes and six total pieces.… More »
Color Mixing Glasses
Color Mixing Glasses
Item: 91172
Status: In Stock
$10.95
4 years & up. Unique child-size glasses feature easy-to-change lenses -- 2 each of red, yellow, blue and distortion lenses. Combine up to 2 lenses per side to teach color mixing (secondary colors). Overlap lenses without their durable plastic frames for kaleidoscope fun! Single lenses teach primary color identification or serve as great early science tools for observation. Color mixing guide included.
Adjustable Sand and Water Table and Accessories
Adjustable Sand and Water Table and Accessories
Item: 92752P
Status: In Stock
$24.95 - $489.95
18 months & up. The natural color base and clear tub will fit in any classroom decor. Features a deep clear tub and adjustable legs from 19" to 25". Use Indoors or outdoors. Table has a 5 year warranty. Fabric Cover and Replacement Lid are also available, sold separately.