Early Math

Young children need many hands-on opportunities to explore early math concepts and to build the foundation for later abstract mathematical learning. Kaplan’s selection of early math materials are perfect for creating engaging math experiences for your youngest learners.


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Toddler Vehicle Match-Ups - Set of 6
Toddler Vehicle Match-Ups - Set of 6
Item: 63714
Status: In Stock
$32.95
18 months & up. Support fine motor skills in children by adding Vehicle Match-Ups to your selection of toddler toys! This set offers 6 vehicles that children can sort, match, and drive around as a hands-on way to introduce and reinforce shapes, colors, and transportation. The vehicles are comprised of two sections that children can connect together. Each of the vehicles has its own shape for self-correction: square, rectangle, star, circle, triangle, and heart. Set includes boat, bus, ambulance,… More »
Size and Sequence Farm Puzzles - Set of 4
Size and Sequence Farm Puzzles - Set of 4
Item: 63419
Status: In Stock
$49.95
18 months & up. Introduce early math concepts, such as counting, problem-solving, sequencing, comparing, and classifying, while exercising fine motor skills with these brightly colored puzzles. Children will enjoy lining up these easy to grip familiar farm puzzle pieces from smallest to largest. Use the Size and Sequence Farm Puzzle in a lesson about animals or crops found on a farm. Encourage children to identify objects and colors as they solve this set of self-correcting puzzles.
Toddler Crinkle and Texture Magnetic Ladybugs
Toddler Crinkle and Texture Magnetic Ladybugs
Item: 39272
Status: In Stock
$49.95
12 months & up.These colorful, textured ladybugs are perfect for introducing important math skills, facial expressions, and color recognition. These ladybugs crinkle and hook together with magnets. Use these ladybugs as counters in a visual lesson about addition and subtraction. Have children count the dots on each ladybug's wings or identify its color. Each ladybug is 3.5" long. Surface wash. Set of 8. Jar included for easy cleanup and storage.
1 to 5 Ring Counter
1 to 5 Ring Counter
Item: 80386
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. If there are 3 blue counters and 2 green counters, how many total counters do we have? Start your math, color, and coordination skills early with this color-coded counter. The base of the counter features colored numbers and matching posts, with 16 color-coded stack-able pieces. You can COUNT on this sturdy wooden toy to last for years!
Counting Elephants
Counting Elephants
Item: 30198
Status: In Stock
$21.95
2 years & up. Ten adorable elephants link together tail to trunk. Each blanket is color coded to match the one that comes next in the sequence. Reinforces number recognition, sequencing and color matching. 5 large and 5 small elephants. Large elephants measure 4.25"L x 2.25"H.
Look N Sea Foam Mirror Symmetry Set - 21 Pieces
Look N Sea Foam Mirror Symmetry Set - 21 Pieces
Item: 33315
Status: In Stock
$15.95
2 years & up. Encourage curiosity, coordination and discovery with this sturdy foam mirror and soft sea creature shapes. Shapes placed on the mirror help children learn symmetry and reasoning once the full reflection appears.
Geostacker
Geostacker
Item: 34007
Status: In Stock
$21.95
12 months & up. Introduce babies to eight soft and textured circle and square shaped stackers. Eight bright soft shapes can be sorted into tubes for early sensory and STEM play. Textured basic geometric shapes are fun for infants and toddlers to hold and squeeze and even more fun to stack. Stand and tubes measure 11"H x 4.3"W x 9"L.
Gator Grabber Tweezers™ - Set of 12
Gator Grabber Tweezers™ - Set of 12
Item: 30570
Status: In Stock
$14.95
2 years & up. Fun alligator themed tweezers sized right for toddlers. The easier tension and smaller size will make it easy for toddler to use. Great for developing fine motor skills, games, and sorting activities. 4" long. Set of 12 in 6 colors.
Kidoozie Peek 'n Peep Eggs
Kidoozie Peek 'n Peep Eggs
Item: 30757
Status: In Stock
$14.95
12 months & up. Set of six colorful chicks peek out of their plastic egg carton and are ready for fun. Press the chick and hear him squeak. Play simple matching games by matching the chicks expressive eyes to their shells or matching the shapes on the bottom of each shell to the bottom of the carton. Great for early color recognition.
Barnyard Activity Boxes
Barnyard Activity Boxes
Item: 30766
Status: In Stock
$49.95
2 years & up. Who lives in each barn? Colors and visual clues will help the animals find their way home. The 28-piece set includes wooden barns numbered from one to six and color-coordinated animals to match both the number and color on the barn. Great for working on counting, sequencing, shape-sorting and color matching skills!
Nuts, Bolts and Pattern Cards Class Set
Nuts, Bolts and Pattern Cards Class Set
Item: 31113
Status: In Stock
$46.95
2 years & up. Encourage color and shape recognition while building fine motor skills. Match the correct bolt in size and color to the activity card and fasten with the nut. Activity cards vary in degree of difficulty to challenge children to a higher level of thinking. Includes 36 nuts and bolts in 3 sizes and 4 colors and 16 plastic activity cards. Bolts measure 2.75".
Beginner Colorful Pattern Blocks With Recessed Design Templates
Beginner Colorful Pattern Blocks With Recessed Design Templates
Item: 31114
Status: In Stock
$21.95
2 years & up. These Beginner Pattern Blocks are a perfect first manipulative for your children! Complete with five two-sided boards these brightly colored geometric shapes are ready to place on the ten recessed design templates. Have your children complete the pictures, or create their own designs and matching activities. For extra learning have children sort the shapes or identify which shapes they are using to fill the design. All pieces store neatly in the included sturdy wooden storage box.
Smart Snacks® Counting Cookies™ for Early Math Practice
Smart Snacks® Counting Cookies™ for Early Math Practice
Item: 31145
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. Help your children develop their counting skills with these fun Smart Snacks® Counting Cookies™ for Fun Early Math Practice. These exciting counters simultaneously promote fine motor skills and early math comprehension. The durable plastic cookies are complete with raised chocolate chip pieces to count and have the corresponding number on the opposite side. Children can count the cookies or the chocolate chips. Includes a decorative cookie jar for storing and displaying.
Smart Snacks® Number Pops™ - Beginning Counting and Color Matching
Smart Snacks® Number Pops™ - Beginning Counting and Color Matching
Item: 31356
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. A fine motor manipulative and number builder all in one yummy set of ice cream pops! Pop the shell over the matching dots to make a match. Match Colors, Numbers and practice counting while strengthen fine-motor skills and hand eye coordination. Perfect for practicing 1-to-1 correspondence with numbers from 1-10. Includes 10 pops approximately 4.25"H x 2"W.
Numbers 1-10 - 20 piece Set
Numbers 1-10 - 20 piece Set
Item: 31492
Status: In Stock
$26.95
2 years & up. This 20-piece wooden tile set makes the introduction to numbers as easy as 1-2-3! The two-sided tiles feature numbers 1-10, colorful pictures and words that help young children count, match, spell and trace the numbers.
Sorting Stones Discovery Set - Set of 12
Sorting Stones Discovery Set - Set of 12
Item: 31821
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. Smooth to the touch, this set of 12 realistic stones come in 3 sizes and 4 colors. The chunky size is perfect for toddlers.They can be used for sorting activities and stacking. The soft touch makes them perfect for sensory experiences.
On the Farm Threading Game
On the Farm Threading Game
Item: 32540
Status: In Stock
$37.95
18 months & up. A game that is sure to stimulate all of the senses. Two players pull random wooden shapes from the fabric bag and try to determine on which template the matching shapes appear. Did the child pull the correct shape first? A decision has to be made on whether they will thread the string on now or wait. Four templates printed on sturdy cardboard allow children to follow the templates or they can free play and thread their own design. Includes a sturdy wooden threading needle to… More »
Natural Wood Sorting Tray with 9 Sections
Natural Wood Sorting Tray with 9 Sections
Item: 32627
Status: In Stock
$31.95
2 years & up. Made from FSC approved beech wood. The 9-sections arranged in a 3 x 3 array are perfect to help children sort according to particular criteria such as size, shape, number, color, or pattern. It is also useful for more open-ended investigations and perfect for collecting and displaying fascinating objects that the children discover. Contents shown are not included.
Babysaurs Sorting Set - Counting & Sorting Dino Toy
Babysaurs Sorting Set - Counting & Sorting Dino Toy
Item: 35065
Status: In Stock
$16.95
18 months & up. Help your children exercise their color and shape recognition skills with this Babysaurs Sorting Set. Inside the colorful eggs friendly baby dinosaurs hide leaving their footprints outside to be counted! This activity helps children practice fine motor skills, counting, sorting, matching, and problem solving. The dinosaurs can also be used as finger puppets for imaginative dramatic play. Includes 16 pieces.
Snap-n-Learn™ Counting Sheep - Counting & Sorting Fine Motor Toy
Snap-n-Learn™ Counting Sheep - Counting & Sorting Fine Motor Toy
Item: 35067
Status: In Stock
$21.95
18 months & up. Match these ten colorful sheep by color or number to build fine motor skills and early math lessons in number recognition, sequencing and counting. Each sheep features a different color and comes with numbered dots beneath their plastic snap-on "wool". Includes a reusable plastic storage tub to make clean up easy. Includes 20 pieces.
Counting Turtles
Counting Turtles
Item: 39278
Status: In Stock
$62.95
12 months & up. Sixteen plush turtles in 4 different colors and 4 designs. Children combine fine motor skills as they pick them up and place them in a row, match them side by side, or learn cognitive skills as they learn to count. Surface wash. Each turtle is approximately 5" long.
Bright Color Sorting and Matching Ducks with Pond Themed Cards
Bright Color Sorting and Matching Ducks with Pond Themed Cards
Item: 71337
Status: In Stock
$49.95
2 years & up. Engage your children with this exciting Bright Color Sorting and Matching Ducks with Pond Themed Cards. Children will love sorting the ducks by color or using the pond cards for a simple patterning game. This activity promotes fine motor skills, color recognition, sequencing, and patterning. Encourage your children to call out the colors of the ducks as they use them. Includes 10 double sided cards and 24 fabric ducks. Cards wipe clean and ducks are machine washable.
Stack and Count Numbers Layer Cake for Early Math Skills
Stack and Count Numbers Layer Cake for Early Math Skills
Item: 88060
Status: In Stock
$24.95
2 years & up. Help your children learn how to count with a delicious incentive using this Stack and Count Numbers Layer Cake for Practicing Early Math Skills. This cake counts from 1 to 10 with each layer growing in size as the numbers increase. Encourage your children to stack the cake as they count to better learn the sequence of the numbers. The ten stackable layers feature different color frosting and nest for easy storage. Made of easy to clean durable plastic material. Cake measures 22"H when stacked.
Papa Bear Colorful Counters - Set of 30
Papa Bear Colorful Counters - Set of 30
Item: 89033
Status: In Stock
$14.95
2 years & up. These friendly, colorful bears are the perfect figures to help children become more confident in their counting. The chunky Papa Bear Counters are easy to grip and promote fine motor skills, color recognition, and early math skills. Use these for an interactive lesson about addition and subtraction. For extra learning have children identify the colors of the bears they use to count with. Bears measure 1.5" high. Set of 30.