Language Skills

Encourage language skills and an appreciation for cultural diversity through Kaplan's selection of board books, puppets, activity kits.

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Soft and Cozy Book Display
Soft and Cozy Book Display
Item: 63588
Status: In Stock
$179.95
Birth & up. This vinyl bookshelf is ideal for getting young learners involved in books and reading. The cozy look and feel invites children into the reading area, and with soft edges, this bookshelf is safe for infants and toddlers. Measures 20"H x 30"W x 24"D.
Emotion Tiles - Set of 20
Emotion Tiles - Set of 20
Item: 63685
Status: In Stock
$36.95
12 months & up. Children can recognize, identify, and match familiar emotions with this set of 20 tiles that depict real images of a variety of feelings. Engaging with the Emotion Tiles will promote the development of: Confidence, Curiosity, Cooperation, Acceptance, Communication, and Self-regulation. Made with safe, durable material that can be wiped clean with a damp cloth.
American Sign Language Alphabet A-Z
American Sign Language Alphabet A-Z
Item: 32536
Status: In Stock
$40.95
2 years & up. This 26-piece set features an impressed lower case letter and corresponding American Sign Language picture. Colorful and tactile way to add variety to your knowledge of alphabets. Made from sustainable rubber wood. Colors are made from vegetable dye, and coated with a non-toxic finish.
Hand Sign Language Numbers 1-10
Hand Sign Language Numbers 1-10
Item: 32537
Status: In Stock
$22.95
2 years & up. This 10-piece set features impressed numbers, counting dots, and American Sign Language illustrations that help children learn numbers in various ways.
Wooden Construction and Number Magnetic Maze
Wooden Construction and Number Magnetic Maze
Item: 34906
Status: In Stock
$26.95
2 years & up. Tilt the board or use the magnetic wand to guide balls to each construction vehicle, learning colors and basic counting while practicing fine motor skills. Use the attached wand to guile the balls through the maze. Match the colors to the construction vehicle. Each vehicle has a number and a corresponding number of balls that color. Great for developing problem-solving skills. Board is approximately 9.5" square.
Wooden Jungle Magnetic Maze
Wooden Jungle Magnetic Maze
Item: 34905
Status: In Stock
$31.95
2 years & up. Tilt the board or use the magnetic wand to guide balls around friendly jungle animals and through the maze of pathways, corners and moving doors. Balls are launched with a spring, like pinballs. The design features many jungle animals to identify. Great for fine motor skills and problem-solving practice. 14.5"L x 9.5"W.
All Ready For Toddler Time Readiness Kit
All Ready For Toddler Time Readiness Kit
Item: 35256
Status: In Stock
$35.95
2 years & up. A complete assortment for toddlers to learn alphabet, shapes, colors, counting, and more. Children will develop skills with number, alphabet, and shape identification, 1 to 1 correspondence, vocabulary, fine motor skills, hand-eye coordination, matching, and sorting. Includes 59 items and a guide.
Sensory Worry Stones - Set of 12
Sensory Worry Stones - Set of 12
Item: 34210
Status: In Stock
$31.95
3 years & up. Worry no more! These tactile stones have been designed to soothe, calm and help children focus. A range of textures, shapes, and natural colors stimulates many senses of users. Stones are made out of stone and are durable enough to weather the outdoors. The set includes 12 stones: two each of six designs measuring between 2"-3"each.
Discovery Busy Phone - Set of 2
Discovery Busy Phone - Set of 2
Item: 31792
Status: In Stock
$19.95
18 months & up. Toddlers will enjoy this smartphone designed just for them. Features 16 icons (each with its own sound), on/off button, and low volume to protect hearing. Set of 2 phones. Requires 2 AAA batteries (included).
Indestructibles Community & Nursery Rhyme Picture Books
Indestructibles Community & Nursery Rhyme Picture Books
Item: 142358P
Status: In Stock
$19.95 - $36.95
6 months & up. Real along to classic nursery rhymes with your little one or talk with your baby about the exciting world around them with this set of Indestructibles Community & Nursery Rhyme Picture Book Set. Each book features a different theme containing simple words and phrases to accompany the illustrations. These soft and paper-like books are designed to be chew proof, rip proof, and drool proof for babies who "read" with their hands and mouths. Made of waterproof, tear-resistant,… More »
My First Match It®! Puzzle Set
My First Match It®! Puzzle Set
Item: 31403P
Status: In Stock
$10.95 - $39.95
2 years & up. Introduce young children to their first matching puzzle. These simple 2-piece puzzles are easy to match and fun to play. Each puzzle is self-correcting as no two puzzle pieces are the same. The familiar themed puzzles help build language, cognitive, eye-hand coordination and fine motor skills. Each theme includes 15 puzzles to complete.
Indestructibles Wordless Animal Books - Set of 3
Indestructibles Wordless Animal Books - Set of 3
Item: 145655
Status: In Stock
$17.95
Birth & up. Have fun learning and talking with your baby about all the fun animals you see in this vibrantly-illustrated Indestructibles® Animal Book set. Features: Soft and paper-like, Chew proof, Rip proof, Non-toxic, and Dishwasher and Washing Machine washable! Book Titles: Mama and Baby!, Jungle Rumble!, Plip-Plop Pond! These titles by Kaaren Pixton will delight children everywhere. Set of 3 books, 6 pages each.
Old MacDonald Book and Finger Puppet Set
Old MacDonald Book and Finger Puppet Set
Item: 32371
Status: In Stock
$20.95
18 months & up. These six interactive finger puppets accompany the Old Macdonald board book to engage children and bring this classic song to life.
Hand Puppet Book Set 1 - Set of 2
Hand Puppet Book Set 1 - Set of 2
Item: 87837
Status: In Stock
$25.95
3 months & up. Soft and textured finger puppets and simple rhyming stories will bring giggles to babies and toddlers alike. Babies can focus on the bright colors, tactile exploration, and pointing out images. Toddlers will start looking at pictures and text and build listening and language skills. Set of 2.
Nursery Rhymes Song Mitts
Nursery Rhymes Song Mitts
Item: 32347
Status: In Stock
$29.95
12 months & up. 12 months & up. Bring nursery rhymes to life with these fun character mitts. Designed to fit an adults' hand, these song mitts are perfect for using with young children. Provides hours of fun with songs that children enjoy singing. Comes with a card showing the rhyme. Includes: "Ten In a Bed" Song Mitt, "Ten In a Bed" Song Card, "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" Song Mitt and Finger Puppet, and "Old MacDonald Had a Farm" Song Card.
Old MacDonald Song Mitt
Old MacDonald Song Mitt
Item: 32582
Status: In Stock
$11.95
12 months & up. Designed to fit an adults' hand, song mitts are perfect for using with young children. Provides hours of fun with songs that children enjoy singing. Comes with a card showing the rhyme.
Seek-a-Boo™
Seek-a-Boo™
Item: 31677
Status: In Stock
$21.95
18 months & up. "Where's the duck?" "Can you find the apple?" This fun, active game helps young children learn the names of colors, shapes, animals, foods, and more while seeking and finding each match. They will build vocabulary, boost memory skills, and find family fun with this perfect first matching game! Includes: 36 large, round "Seek Me" photo cards to scatter face down around the room, and 36 matching "Find Me" cards for a parent or teacher to… More »
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Set
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Set
Item: 85262
Status: In Stock
$22.95
Toddlers and twos will enjoy the book about the Very Hungry Caterpillar and how he eats through all the different vegetables. Allow the children to hold the plush caterpillar as you read the book together.
Silly Little Sloth and Happy Little Panda Crinkle Cloth Activity Book Set
Silly Little Sloth and Happy Little Panda Crinkle Cloth Activity Book Set
Item: 147649
Status: In Stock
$29.95
Birth & up. Adventure into the rainforest to find Silly Little Sloth and learn all about what brings Happy Little Panda joy. These adorable, cloth books contain charming illustrated images on fun crinkle cloth pages and interactive features like flaps, mirrors, and more. Baby will be captivated with each page turn as you introduce them to Silly Little Sloth and Happy Little Panda through simple, playful phrases. Each book includes an acrylic, unbreakable mirror. Books Velcros shut and hang by… More »
Colorful Alpha Pops - Imaginative Play that Teaches
Colorful Alpha Pops - Imaginative Play that Teaches
Item: 30538
Status: In Stock
$22.95
2 years & up. Fun twin-pop shapes to pop together. Great for developing fine motor skills, and early letter recognition. Double-sided to include all 26 letters. Great for fine motor practice and imaginative play. Self-checking by color. Single pop measures 4"L x 1 1/4"W.
Five Little Monkeys Song Mitt
Five Little Monkeys Song Mitt
Item: 32584
Status: In Stock
$11.95
12 months & up. Designed to fit an adults' hand, song mitts are perfect for using with young children. Provides hours of fun with songs that children enjoy singing. Comes with a card showing the rhyme.
On the Farm Threading Game
On the Farm Threading Game
Item: 32540
Status: In Stock
$35.95
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 »
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Plush
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Plush
Item: 85261
Status: In Stock
$11.99
Birth & up. The Very Hungry Caterpillar is soft and plush and machine washable. Meets all the regulations necessary for young children to enjoy as they are listening to one of their favorite stories being read. Engages in tactile play with the various textured components. Measures 10" long.
Llama Llama Red Pajama Hardcover Book & Plush
Llama Llama Red Pajama Hardcover Book & Plush
Item: 147381P
Status: In Stock
$19.95 - $37.95
2 years & up. Get ready for bedtime with Llama Llama! The Llama Llama Large Plush makes a great companion for little ones and ideal for comforting hugs and snuggles. In the book, Llama Llama is ready for bedtime in his red pajamas and gets tucked in by his mama. She goes downstairs and she doesn't come back right away so Baby Llama begins to worry and fret until she returns. This story of Llama Llama relates to children and the need for their mother's comfort. Hardcover book includes 40 pages.… More »