Block Play

Block play offers a rich opportunity for early math and science learning and the development of social, emotional, language, motor, and cognitive skills. Kaplan’s selection of soft blocks, wooden blocks, foam blocks, and more is perfect for young learners new to building experiences!


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Four Seasons Wood Trees - Double-Sided
Four Seasons Wood Trees - Double-Sided
Item: 37395
Status: In Stock
$72.95
18 months & up. Beautifully designed solid wood set of trees for open-ended block play. Set of 12 trees with double-sided illustrations of trees in different seasons or stages. An excellent way for children to learn about the seasons, different climates, and environments, while visually becoming aware of how trees change based off geographical location. Tallest piece measures 5"H.
Soft Oversized Toddler Blocks - Set of 12
Soft Oversized Toddler Blocks - Set of 12
Item: 67596
Status: In Stock
$118.95
Birth & up. Our softline collection provides colorful, thoughtful transition pieces that assist children in acclimating to and mastering their surroundings. Soft, over-sized Toddler Blocks allow for a variety of building and color exploration experiences. The 12 soft cubes are in six, bright contemporary colors, perfect for stacking, sitting and sorting. Place these blocks in any educational area for hands-on learning activities or let children bring them to dramatic play spaces for additional… More »
Around the World Dolls - Set of 8
Around the World Dolls - Set of 8
Item: 63440
Status: In Stock
$50.95
18 months & up. Children can engage in a historic cultural journey while playing with the eight Around the World Dolls. These 5" figures represent four males and four females dressed in traditional clothing from seven various cultures distinctly represented in this set of dolls. These dolls are great for storytelling and will help children introduce diversity to pretend play by exploring a different culture.
Soft Shape Blocks - Set of 12 - 2" x 2"
Soft Shape Blocks - Set of 12 - 2" x 2"
Item: 63727
Status: In Stock
$34.95
6 months & up. Introduce shapes to infants and toddlers with Soft Shape Blocks! The set of 12 blocks features a variety of shapes and colors. Children can begin basic shape recognition (circle, square, triangle) while they practice stacking and building. Great for sorting and matching by shape and color too! Surface wash only. Colors may vary.
Wooden Discovery Blocks
Wooden Discovery Blocks
Item: 87339
Status: In Stock
$34.95
12 months & up. Encourage your children to explore their senses with this set of Multicolor Wooden Discovery Blocks Manipulatives with Different Textures. Children will enjoy discovering the different textures, sounds and colors to stimulate touch, feel and sight senses. The durable wood makes these blocks last through hours of play. Encourage your children to make patterns and identify the colors of the blocks they play with. This activity block set consists of 3 visual blocks, 3 auditory blocks… More »
Ambi® Lock-Up Garage
Ambi® Lock-Up Garage
Item: 145198
Status: In Stock
$30.99
12 months & up. Fun garage comes complete with 3 matching cars and a key to lock the doors! Children will have fun learning to match the car color to the garage door color. Lock them up tight for the evening, and then unlock them in the morning to go on a fantastic driving journey. Great for fine motor skills, matching, and pretend play. Garage measures 10" long and cars measure 4"long.
Tegu Magnetic Shape Train
Tegu Magnetic Shape Train
Item: 147029
Status: In Stock
$54.95
12 months & up. Create a magical Magnetic Shape Train with colorful train cars and mix and match magnetized pieces. Make a circle car, a triangle car, and a square car or mix and match the pieces to form new and exciting shapes. Each car has magnetized ends so the cars can connect and roll together. Included:8 Wooden, magnetized pieces in a variety of colors and sizes.
Alphabet Blocks - 8 Pieces
Alphabet Blocks - 8 Pieces
Item: 30025
Status: In Stock
$8.95
6 months & up. Colorful, educational blocks include the complete alphabet and stimulate creativity and coordination. This 8 piece set is made of plastic and have rounded, textured sides. Blocks measure 2.25" x 2.25" each. Colors may vary.
Small Wooden Blocks - Assorted Shapes
Small Wooden Blocks - Assorted Shapes
Item: 30042
Status: In Stock
$39.95
2 years & up. These blocks are perfect additions for any set, or make a great starter set for any young construction worker. This set is sized just right for little hands. 50 assorted natural blocks in six different shapes and sizes make up the block set. The largest block measures 3.75"L x 1.125"W x .75"D.
Primary Soft Shapes - Set of 12
Primary Soft Shapes - Set of 12
Item: 30801
Status: In Stock
$155.95
8 months & up. Toddlers and young children with delight in these cheerful colored blocks. Whether they are stacking them in unlimited ways or simply releasing energy with a rough-and-tumble time. The two-color soft, vinyl-covered blocks come in 3 different shapes. The set of 12 includes four 6" square cubes, four 6" triangles, and four 11.75" x 6" x 3" rectangles. Surface washable. One year warranty.
Discover & Play Soft Blocks™
Discover & Play Soft Blocks™
Item: 30814
Status: In Stock
$18.95
Birth & up. Four easy-to-grasp soft blocks with activities for baby to explore. Baby will love discovering silly sounds, interesting textures, bright colors and animal friends. Encourages development of fine and gross motor skills. Surface wash.
Rubbablox™ Just Triangles
Rubbablox™ Just Triangles
Item: 30892P
Status: In Stock
$39.95 - $54.95
12 months & up. Inspire creativity in children with this set of very simple triangle shaped blocks. The colorful blocks with a soft and velvety texture are easy for the smallest child to hold. The simple design and open ended play teaches spatial and cognitive development through imaginative play.
TOLO® First Friends at School
TOLO® First Friends at School
Item: 31730
Status: In Stock
$59.95
12 months & up. Friends from different backgrounds will give young children opportunities to expand their self awareness and help build relationships. These figurines are the perfect dimensions for any sized hands and are designed perfect for pretend play. Each figure has moveable body parts and a squeaker tummy. Approximate size 5" tall.
Natural & Color Maple Blocks - Set of 50
Natural & Color Maple Blocks - Set of 50
Item: 31920
Status: In Stock
$28.95
12 months & up. Architects of the future will start building to new heights! This durable Maple Blocks set features 50 well-designed blocks in six shapes and five colors to assemble endless possibilities of unique structures. Toddlers can explore how different shapes can make towers higher or wider. Playtime filled with construction play supports dexterity, hand-eye coordination, and fine motor skill development. Made from high quality, child-safe materials with non-toxic finishes. Included:… More »
Soft Oversized Blocks - Set of 12
Soft Oversized Blocks - Set of 12
Item: 33032
Status: In Stock
$118.95
Birth & up. Our softline collection provides colorful, thoughtful transition pieces that assist children in acclimating to and mastering their surroundings. Soft, oversized Toddler Blocks allow for a variety of building and color exploration experiences. The 12 soft cubes are in six, bright natural colors, perfect for stacking, sitting and sorting. Place these blocks in any educational area for hands-on learning activities or let children bring them to dramatic play spaces for additional building… More »
Woodland Patchwork Crawley Mat and Blocks
Woodland Patchwork Crawley Mat and Blocks
Item: 62527P
Status: In Stock
$118.95 - $318.95
Birth & up. Combine this soft, vinyl play mat with coordinating soft blocks for a variety of play experiences -- building, color matching, patterning, or just a cozy resting spot. Mat measures 57" square by 1" thick. Blocks are 5.5" cubes. Available individually or sold together as a set. One year warranty.
Jumbo Foam "Wooden" Blocks
Jumbo Foam "Wooden" Blocks
Item: 86012
Status: In Stock
$209.95
9 months & up. Double the size for double the fun! Children of all developmental levels will enjoy creating structures with these wood-like blocks. This 32 piece set includes soft durable foam blocks ranging from 3" x 3" to 12" x 6". Blocks are 2.75" thick.
Baby Soft Clemmy® Block Set - 20 Pieces
Baby Soft Clemmy® Block Set - 20 Pieces
Item: 63119
Status: In Stock
$36.95
6 months & up. Clemmy® constructions are the safest available and perfect for very young babies. Your child can play, chew or squash the blocks in complete safety. Clemmy® can be stacked or clotted together to make a variety of new and creative shapes. This colorful set stimulates visual perception, attention and observational skills. Soft, colorful, washable and non-toxic. 20 piece set.
Rainbow Sound Blocks - 5 Piece Set
Rainbow Sound Blocks - 5 Piece Set
Item: 67636
Status: In Stock
$49.95
2 years & up. Can you match the sounds to the objects? The Rainbow Sound Blocks feature five blocks with colorful acrylic windows and inset objects for experiencing five unique sounds. The chunky design is ideal for little hands to grip for shaking, building or displaying in and out of the smoothly sanded wooden storage box. Put the blocks away in the handy, wooden storage box. Encourage children to build their fine motor, sensory and identification skills. Measures 4.75"W x 2.75"D x 9"H.
Bambino Branch Blocks - Set of 12
Bambino Branch Blocks - Set of 12
Item: 71213
Status: In Stock
$65.95
18 months & up. Allow children to explore nature with this unique set of wooden blocks. Each block is a peculiar shape that invites and makes balancing and stacking a challenge to conquer. The unique shaped pieces, combined with the unlimited building possibilities, will help develop hand-eye coordination and spatial skills while having fun! This set will also promote fine motor skills and block play. Includes an eco-friendly cotton storage bag. Set of 12 unique wooden shapes.
Large Soft Blocks - Set of 6
Large Soft Blocks - Set of 6
Item: 80031
Status: In Stock
$25.95
6 months & up. Encourage your children to engage in block play with these exciting Large Bright Colored Soft Blocks with Different Patterns and Images. These blocks are soft and safe. Your children will love squeezing, throwing, and building with these foam filled, fabric cubes. These blocks feature farm and jungle animals along with counting critters from 1-6. Activities with these blocks promote color recognition, fine motor skills, and early math skills. Machine washable.
Knock-Knock Blocks
Knock-Knock Blocks
Item: 80517
Status: In Stock
$74.95
Birth - 3 years. IQ Baby products nurture the whole baby: body, mind and spirit.These soft-stuffed fabric blocks are perfect for little hands. Some blocks have peek-a-boo windows and doors, others crinkle, jingle or rattle. All blocks have textures for little fingers and mouths to explore. Each block measures 3'' square. Also included is a vinyl storage & carrying case that measures 13''W x 3.5''D x 11''H.
Colorful ABC Nesting Blocks with Different Textures - Set of 3
Colorful ABC Nesting Blocks with Different Textures - Set of 3
Item: 80542
Status: In Stock
$22.95
12 months & up. Introduce your children to an exciting activity with these wonderful Colorful ABC Nesting Blocks with Different Textures. These engaging blocks introduce size, shape, and all 26 letters of the alphabet. Each panel contains different letters and textures. Children can stack them, nest them inside one another, or reverse the cube for another design and texture. Encourage your children to go over the alphabet as they play. Colors and fabrics may vary.
Classic ABC Wooden Blocks - 100 pieces
Classic ABC Wooden Blocks - 100 pieces
Item: 80686
Status: In Stock
$44.95
2 years & up. Promote block play with this set of colorful Classic ABC Blocks. These blocks help develop literacy, fine motor skills, color recognition, and early math skills. Encourage children to stack, build, count, and spell with these printed blocks. Have children spell out their names and vocabulary words or make equations and have children to find the correct number block to solve it. For extra learning have children identify the familiar objects printed on the blocks.