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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Rainbow Architect Complete Building Set
Rainbow Architect Complete Building Set
Item: 34663
Status: In Stock
$229.95
1 year & up. Perfect for stacking, nesting and open-ended play, these colorful beech wood blocks and natural color panels lend themselves to STEM concepts like construction, spatial reasoning and patterning. This complete set also inspires creativity, shape, color, language, and design skills.
Click N Link - Set of 36
Click N Link - Set of 36
Item: 39274
Status: In Stock
$37.95
10 months & up. Little ones will be eager to get their hands on these Click N Links! Children can snap the pieces together, pop apart, and sort by color or shape. This set of manipulatives promote hand-eye coordination and fine motor skill development. Pieces measures 3.5" long. Included: 36 Click N Link pieces in a storage tub.
Toddler Blocks - Contemporary
Toddler Blocks - Contemporary
Item: 67596
Status: In Stock
$109.95
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 »
Brick Block Large Building Set - 44 Pieces
Brick Block Large Building Set - 44 Pieces
Item: 33316
Status: In Stock
$56.95
2 years & up. These assorted jumbo building blocks are made of premium, heavy-duty cardboard. This 44-piece set is large enough for group play and features three sizes of bricks for constructive imaginative play. Unleash your child?s creativity with these lightweight and easy to stack jumbo building blocks. 44-piece set includes: 28 small bricks (6" x 3" x 3"), 8 medium bricks (6" x 6" x 3"), and 8 large bricks (12" x 6" x 3"). Colors include red,… More »
Around the World Dolls - Set of 8
Around the World Dolls - Set of 8
Item: 63440
Status: In Stock
$50.95
Promo Pricing: $42.95
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.
Junior Rainbow Blocks® Colorful Stacking Blocks - 40 Pieces
Junior Rainbow Blocks® Colorful Stacking Blocks - 40 Pieces
Item: 30878
Status: In Stock
$59.95
2 years & up. Promote block play with this set of 40 smooth hardwood blocks inset with colorful, transparent acrylic windows. Sized right for little hands, these durable blocks feature 6 different shapes, 4 different colors, and are ideal for color exploration, early construction, and shape recognition. Encourage children to come up with their own unique designs. Have children build a structure at the window and watch as the colors are cast on the walls. This set includes 40 assorted shapes.
Soft Shape Blocks - Set of 12 - 2" x 2"
Soft Shape Blocks - Set of 12 - 2" x 2"
Item: 63727
Status: In Stock
$32.95
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 Exploration Set - 50 Pieces
Wooden Exploration Set - 50 Pieces
Item: 63290
Status: In Stock
$109.95
18 months & up. The Wooden Exploration Set encourages independence and self-directed exploration. The open-ended components of this award-winning wooden set will inspire children's natural curiosity and joy of learning. Young children instinctively investigate objects that interest them and make discoveries through taste, touch, smell, sound, and sight.Toddlers crave new experiences while enjoying the comfort of the familiar. With opportunities to manipulate the objects over and over, young… More »
Multicolor Wooden Discovery Blocks Manipulatives with Different Textures
Multicolor Wooden Discovery Blocks Manipulatives with Different Textures
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 wooden 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… More »
Baby Clemmy® Activity Box - 15 Soft Clemmy® Blocks
Baby Clemmy® Activity Box - 15 Soft Clemmy® Blocks
Item: 147791
Status: In Stock
$31.95
6 months & up. Baby Soft Clemmy® are the safest blocks available and are perfect for very young babies. Your child can play, chew or squash the blocks in complete safety. The colorful bucket includes 15 Soft Clemmy® blocks and a fun lid with lots of mechanical activities designed especially for young children. The 2 gears on the cover really turn! The swing and hatch-door make a cute peek-a-boo sound when turned, dropping the blocks into the bucket. This colorful set stimulates visual… More »
Soft Toddler Blocks in Nature Inspired Colors - Set of 15
Soft Toddler Blocks in Nature Inspired Colors - Set of 15
Item: 32600
Status: In Stock
$159.95
Birth & up. Build small sized forts, walls, and more with these soft, natural-toned blocks. These blocks are the perfect stacking toy for little ones to learn about shapes and colors. The soft material makes them extra safe to knock down and more. Blocks are made of easy-to-clean polyurethane material. Blocks measure 5.5"H x 5.5"W x 5.5"D. Includes 15 blocks in a variety of nature inspired colors.
Toddler Flip Flop ABC Blocks - 26 Blocks With Movement and Sound
Toddler Flip Flop ABC Blocks - 26 Blocks With Movement and Sound
Item: 31919
Status: In Stock
$34.95
$26.95
12 months & up. Flip Flop ABC Blocks bring classic wood letter blocks to life, offering a magical experience for toddlers while they become familiar with the alphabet! Each block represents a letter, and inside each clear block is a suspended letter or character that begins with that letter! Hidden magnets in the adorable characters or letters dangling inside the clear 2" blocks allow each one to interact, jiggling and wiggling as they come to life! Use the magical wand to wave over the… More »
Rubbablox™ Just Triangles
Rubbablox™ Just Triangles
Item: 30892P
Status: In Stock
$31.95 - $49.95
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.
Primary Soft Shapes - Set of 12
Primary Soft Shapes - Set of 12
Item: 30801
Status: In Stock
$144.95
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.
Soft Colorful Baby Blocks
Soft Colorful Baby Blocks
Item: 30671
Status: In Stock
$20.95
Birth & up. Babies will have fun exploring, tossing, shaking, stacking and holding these colorful and soft baby blocks. Features include a variety of textured sides, fun sounds in each block -- rattle, crinkle or squeak, bright colors, fun pictures, and sponge filled for easy grasping. Styles and colors may vary. Spot clean with damp cloth. Set of 4 six-sided blocks.
Sensory Puzzle Blocks
Sensory Puzzle Blocks
Item: 30517
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. Bright colored oversized foam blocks in various shapes fit together like a puzzle for endless construction possibilities. The side are covered with raised pyramid shapes for easy grasping and sensory stimulation. 1.5" thickset of 18 blocks.
Soft City Blocks
Soft City Blocks
Item: 30178
Status: In Stock
$24.95
9 months & up. Stack soft foam blocks to create simple shapes and add chunky accessories to make the city come to life. Includes wood-like and color blocks, people, cars, stop light, trees and bushes. Wood-like blocks measure 1.375" thick. 29 piece set.
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.
Grid Blocks
Grid Blocks
Item: 46547P
Status: In Stock
$94.95 - $179.95
18 months - 5 years. Perfect for indoor or outdoor play, Each block is easy to fit together. Each set includes square blocks, both solid and see-through, as well as triangular blocks for corners and pointed roofs. 12"L x 12"W x 2.5"H.
Infant and Toddler Soft Tactile Blocks - Set of 3
Infant and Toddler Soft Tactile Blocks - Set of 3
Item: 39309
Status: In Stock
$29.95
3 months & up. Promote hand-eye coordination and tactile skills development with these wonderful Tactile Blocks. This colorful set of blocks has texture for added sensory play with block play. Encourage children to roll the blocks or stack them up. Use these blocks to teach children about shapes and colors. Have them describe the way the textured blocks feel. Each block is 4" square with each side having a different texture, color, shape, and feel. Washable. Colors may vary.
Link and Count Toddler Bins - Set of 4
Link and Count Toddler Bins - Set of 4
Item: 39279
Status: In Stock
$142.95
10 months & up. Our manipulatives come in a storage tub and encourage fine motor skills, eye-hand coordination, and sensory awareness. All of these early concepts help children use creative thinking, self-concepts, and have the adult-child interaction that is so valuable.
Space Links
Space Links
Item: 39277
Status: In Stock
$37.95
10 months & up. Create colorful chains, sort rings, learn to count, and more! These 36 connectable rings are extremely smooth for young children to build safely. Each circle measures 3.5" round and are stored in a plastic storage tub. The seamless design of the rings makes them safe for little tots to teeth on.
Animal Chains - Set of 24
Animal Chains - Set of 24
Item: 39275
Status: In Stock
$37.95
10 months & up. Children will love connecting the cute animal chain links to create long, short, and round chains. Chain building helps children develop their fine motor skills, color recognition, and more. Each animal link measures approximately 4" long. Chain links come in a variety of colors and animals. Included: 24 animal links with a storage tub.
Soft Critters Pop Blocks - Set of 6
Soft Critters Pop Blocks - Set of 6
Item: 34230
Status: In Stock
$21.95
6 months & up. Chewy and bouncy, these fun critter blocks are perfect for your little explorer! Big enough for play but not too large for smaller hands, these uniquely shaped animals stimulate physical motor senses. Each critter features rounded corners for safety and encourage hand-eye coordination development through tossing, sorting, and stacking. Set includes six blocks: Hippopotamus, Duck, Pig, Lion, Frog, and Elephant. Blocks measure 2.25" x 2.625" x 2.25" each.