Help students develop their problem solving skills with Kaplan's large collection of practical aids. Products include dressing boards and vests, lacing and tracing sets, puzzles, mosaics, and texture activity sets.
3 years & up. Develops shape-recognition and spatial relations. Features 10 simply designed, colorful patterns, and 45 pattern blocks in 6 different shapes and colors for replicating each pattern. Stores neatly in wooden case.
4 years & up. More than just dressing skills. As children learn to lace, buckle, zip, button, snap, and tie, they'll develop problem- solving, memory, dexterity, and fine motor skills! Rigid masonite boards are covered in brightly colored multicultural fabrics. Fabrics may vary.
More than just dressing skills. As children learn to lace, buckle, zip, button, snap, and tie, they'll develop problem- solving, memory, dexterity, and fine motor skills! Rigid masonite boards are covered in brightly colored heavy- duty cotton blend fabric.
3 years & up. Distinguish textures through touch! Each of the 7 double- sided cylinders is inset with a different color and texture and fits in a corresponding well in the baseboard. 15 1/2" L x 3 5/8" W.
3 years & up. Engage minds and muscles! Hop down the river or use animal markers to learn colors, shapes, numbers and counting (1-10), problem solving and how to follow simple directions. For individual, small-group or whole-class play. Includes colorful vinyl floor mat (100"L x 30"H), 2 inflatable cubes (5"), 40 animal markers and Activity Guide.
3 years & up. A magical magnetic wand guides metal balls through this fully enclosed maze! Two wand extensions make the maze ideal for individual or cooperative play. Develop skills in problem solving, eye- hand coordination, visual tracking, and logical thinking. 12"L x 15"W.
PreK & up. Poll your students on 3 high-interest topics, or create your own. An engaging tool for introducing graphing and displaying and interpreting data. Includes 155 double-sided, write & wipe cards: 5 title cards and 150 data cards with pictures, words, numbers and blanks. Cards focus on sports, pets and food. Includes 78 display pockets per side and an activity guide. Use with wet- or dry-erase markers. Flame-retardant nylon chart with 4 storage pockets. Measures 36"L x 18"W.
3 - 7 years. With 20 matching wooden shapes and textured tiles, children can count, match, sort, and identify objects. Sort the geometric or object shapes for focused learning experiences. For visual or tactile play, independently or in groups. Includes cotton bag.
3 years & up. Reach inside and identify mysterious objects by touch! Builds tactile, communication, matching, and memory skills. With openings on both sides, two children can play together and develop cooperative play skills. Hardwood and vinyl box measures 8"H x 10 3/4"W x 6"D. Colors may vary.
Grades 2 & up. There are only seven pieces in this puzzle, so it should be easy. Right? Guess again! Sixty puzzle cards show 60 three-dimensional structures for players to replicate using the seven pieces. Each of the pieces, based on three or four connected cubes, is unique. One is an L shape, another a T, and they get more complicated from there. If a player is stumped and can't figure out how to build the Long Wall, the Snake, or the Bad Dog, there are helpful clues on the back of the cards.… More »
Grades 2 - 4. Fun puzzles to add to your hundred's board activities. Each of these 25 write-on wipe-off cards is part of a 100 number board. One side has a clue to help students complete a pattern, the other side the student can make his own.
Grades 3 - 5. Essential practice in algebraic thinking and problem solving! 162 easy to read 6 1/4" x 3 1/4" (16cm x 8cm), double-sided flash cards, feature equations with missing numerals. Location of missing numeral varies by card.
3 years & up. What an inventive way to experience colors, shapes, and numerals! 18" box has 10 compartments and a lid with corresponding slots. Follow one of the included header strips and slip tiles through appropriate slots. Includes 4 number sequence strips, 2 color sequence strips, 50 counting tiles, 20 color tiles, and a wooden storage box. Measures 18"L x 2 1/2"H x 6 1/4"W.
Grades 1 - 3. Essential practice in algebraic thinking and problem solving! 162 easy to read 6 1/4" x 3 1/4" (16cm x 8cm), double-sided flash cards feature equations with missing numerals. Location of missing numeral varies by card.
Grades 1 & up. Cards feature practice for solving unknown quantities in one of 3 locations. Set contains two decks of 162 horizontal flashcards practicing addition and subtraction or multiplication and division.
3 years & up. Challenge logic, eye-hand coordination, and visual tracking skills by moving colored, wooden knobs along the paths to their final destinations! This exciting piece is made out of handsomely finished hardwood and includes 10 wooden pattern cards with storage drawer and guide.
Grades 3 & up. Students work together to create wheels of numbers that share a common factor. Can be used as an individual or group activity. Cards are self-checking to allow accurate practice or review of multiplication facts. 96 double-sided, self-checking cards.
Maximize the effectiveness of manipulatives in the PreK-K curriculum with this step-by-step, photo-illustrated professional handbook. Features 51 manipulative-based activities with real-world problem-solving scenarios. Blackline masters reinforce key math concepts and visual organization. Special Look Out! sections let you anticipate common student difficulties within each lesson. Writing and extension activities also included to encourage student demonstration of mathematical thinking. Sturdy 144-page… More »