Build readings skills and phonemic awareness with ABC felt sets, board games, activity kits, and flip charts. Kaplan also includes CD read-alongs, sorting trays, Hot Dots products, and alphabet and language cards.
Grade PreK - Grade 1. Teach alphabet recognition with this engaging kit that includes 54 colorful foam bugs with upper and lowercase letters along with 10 two sided flower mats. Children match the letters on the bugs to those on the flower mats. That can match same-case letters, or match upper case to lowercase and vice-versa. Includes a 4 page activity guide.
Grade PreK - Grade 1. Teach basic concepts and promote early literacy with this hands-on approach to skill building. Each set contains 10-five piece, two-sided puzzles designed to meet key instructional goals. Includes activity guide. Research based!
Grades K & up. This set of 90 single-letter cubes feature a lowercase letter on one side and uppercase on the other. Children can practice identifying letters and easily connect the blue consonant cubes and red vowel cubes to form words and phrases. Quantities are based on the frequency of use. Included: 90 Single-letter Cubes, Plastic Storage Container, and Guide.
3 years & up. This set includes 20 opposite pairs (40 cards total, 6" x 5 1/2") for 10 different common antonyms. Each antonym is shown in two different contexts to help children understand different situations. Storage box and activity guide.
Grades K & up. These six brightly colored board games are great for promoting letter-sound correspondence, early word building, and literacy. This set uses three- and four-letter words with a focus on initial sounds, medial sounds, and final sounds. These games are ideal for small groups and each reinforces phonemic awareness skills of isolating, blending, and segmenting. Children will delight as they learn important word building skills through play. The six games are on heavy cardboard complete… More »
Match letter names to letters or match words with beginning letter sounds to letters. Includes (12) 5.5 x 8.5 game cards with 12 letters per card; 180 game tokens; an audio CD; and directions in English. Supports NCTE and NAEYC standards.
3 years & up. Set of 26 alphabet soup cans will feed every child's curiosity. Promote school readiness with activities that support alphabet awareness, letter recognition, early phonics, and reading. Contains 26 durable cardboard cans with 1 uppercase letter, 1 lowercase letter, and 5 photos in each, along with an activity guide. Each card is die-cut and made to last.
PreK & Up. These clever pebbles are an ideal tool for building interest in letters and sounds in a wide variety of contexts. Appeal to children's natural instinct to explore, investigate, sort and collect. Ideal for early word building. Each set includes a storage container and teacher's guide. Set of 26 pebbles. Pebbles are approximately 1 1/2" in size.
PreK & Up. These clever pebbles are an ideal tool for building interest in letters and sounds in a wide variety of contexts. Appeal to children's natural instinct to explore, investigate, sort and collect. Looking and feeling like real rocks, these pebbles are great for learning in the sand, in the water and outdoors. Ideal for early word building. Each set includes a storage container and teacher's guide. Set of 26 pebbles. Pebbles are approximately 1.5" in size.
PreK - Grade 1. Laminated flip chart features 25 just right poems that target the top sight words young readers need to know. Perfect for shared and independent reading. Includes CD with ready-to-print poems in color.
Grades 1 & up. Literacy practice that students will love! Grab a popcorn piece and build a word with that beginning blend, digraph, or ending. Pull out a POP kernel, and all your pieces go back! For Word Families, start with 2-letter endings, then move up to 3-letter endings and rhyming practice. Each game includes 92 cards, 8 POP cards, spinner and guide (printed on box). Each measures 3"L x 3"W x 6.25"H. For 2 - 4 players Buy each game individually, or buy as a set of 2 games.
Grades 1 - 3. Use one side to add consonants to word endings or use the other side of the mats to spell as many words as you can! Variations allow for crossword puzzles, center activities, cooperative activities, or timed contests! Use the games to build reading and spelling skills. Children learn about short vowel sounds and beginning consonant sounds. Ideal for pairs or small groups of children (1-10 players). Great for individual instruction and tutoring at school or at home. Variations allow… More »
PreK - 2. Make learning truly hands-on with this phonics pebble set, ideal for introducing letters and their sounds! Develop letter recognition, word-building, and blending skills with these tactile pebbles. Cast from a unique stone mix, these durable pebbles are ideal for use inside and out. Includes 64 pebbles covering 44 phonemes. Teacher guide included. Each pebble sized at 1 1/2" each.
Grade K & up. WhisperPhone® Select is a team-based, direct-to-ear product designed to allow a teacher to monitor and model word pronunciation during guided reading activities. Turn the dial to provide easy take-your-turn discrete communication between teacher and student. Select also provides a setting that creates teams of two students for paired reading. Accommodates up to 6 users.
Grades K & up. Increase sight word recognition, develop phonics skills, improve fluency, build vocabulary, motivate young readers, and provide hands-on reading experiences! It includes 250 self-checking puzzle pieces -- 125 word puzzle pieces (approx. 1 1/2 inches x 2 inches) and 125 photo puzzle pieces (approx. 2 inches x 2 inches) and a 4-page booklet with directions, teaching suggestions, and games.
Grades K - 2. Children are motivated to make and break simple three-letter words with this set of 12 activity cards. Designed for use with Unifix® CVC Cubes, each word ladder requires children to complete a series of words by changing one sound at each step down. Cards are 3 1/2" x 16". Teaching notes and answers included.
3 years & up. These tactile letters are made to touch, sort, and have fun with! They are ideal to enhance children's letter awareness and recognition, to support phonics and alphabet activities and for simple word building games. Line them up, hang them on a laundry line, or have a letter swap! Flexible and appealing, each set includes a full lowercase alphabet. Each letter measures 4" - 7"h.
4 years & up. A great way to introduce dozens of alphabet activities and to practice word building. Letters are 3/4" to 2" high and easy to pick up, made of tough, durable plastic. Lowercase letters (10 of each vowel and 5 of each consonant), and two each of uppercase letters for 414 letters in all. Vowels are red and consonants are blue. Also includes Alphabet Letter Organizer and Moveable Alphabet Guidebook.
Grades PreK - 2. Set includes 80 double-sided activity cards that prepare preschoolers in the areas of alphabet, long and short vowels, blends, digraphs and more. Hot Dots® Jr. Pen (item #91112) sold separately.
Grades K - 1. This set includes 85 kindergarten-level lessons in the areas of letter recognition,reading readiness, phonics, sight words, punctuation and grammar, PLUS 15 challenge reading lessons for advanced learners. Hot Dots® Jr. Pen (item #91112) sold separately.
Grades PreK - K. Includes 85 pre-kindergarten-level lessons in the areas of letter recognition, reading readiness, phonics, sight words, punctuation and grammar. Hot Dots® Jr. Pen (item #91112) sold separately.
3 years & up. Develop phonemic awareness and vocabulary with this set of 16 visually appealing rhyming pebbles. The durable stones provide a fantastic tactile way for children to learn as they sort and match eight rhyming pairs. Stones measure 2".