Problem Solving

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.

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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 »
Mobi Numerical Tile Game
Mobi Numerical Tile Game
Item: 145495
Status: In Stock
$21.99
6 years & up. Bringing numbers to life in a fun, exciting way! This fast, fun and clever Mobi Numerical Tile Game is a thrilling way to bring family and friends together through mathematics. Spread the tiles out on any flat surface and race to create simple math equation "pods" by connecting them in crossword style grids. Win the game by being the first player to connect all your tiles. Each player starts with a certain number of tiles and must use all of their tiles in each pod and… More »
Montessori Sorting Box
Montessori Sorting Box
Item: 1470
Status: In Stock
$119.95
3 years & up. What an inventive and creative way to experience colors, shapes, and numerals! The 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 2.5"H x 6.25"W.
Bllox: Strategic Stacking Game
Bllox: Strategic Stacking Game
Item: 147600
Status: In Stock
$19.99
6 years & up. Test your stacking skills with Bllox! This action-packed game features colorful blocks to strategically stack as fast as you can. Each player receives five Flip over a card and race to build the stack of blocks that matches the pattern shown. Keep the fun going with the wacky pack of cards providing fun and creative ways to play such as stacking on a body part, stacking while on one foot, and much more. Bllox supports building and improving dexterity, fine and gross motor skills,… More »
Stello Hexagon Color Matching Game
Stello Hexagon Color Matching Game
Item: 147602
Status: In Stock
$26.99
5 years & up. Connect. Create. Compete. Stello is a creative, color-matching tile game. This modern skill development game has several ways to play to making it adaptable to the age of your players. How to Play: The Basics: 1) Divide 48 tiles evenly among players. 2) Connect your tiles by color. 3) Be the first player to connect all your tiles and you win! Features five ways to play. This game is great for the whole family! Stello helps build and improve visual processing skills, cooperation,… More »
Ultimo Dice Game of Strategy - Colors will Vary
Ultimo Dice Game of Strategy - Colors will Vary
Item: 147603
Status: In Stock
$14.99
8 years & up. Part luck, part brains! Ultimo is a quick, thought-provoking game that begins with 15 dice separated into groups of five and players strategically take 1, 2, or 3 dice each play. Win the game by being the first player to get the gold die but there is a catch... you can't take it until the last play of the game. Designed for two players. Colors will vary. Included: 15 Dice (14 in One Color, 1 Gold) and Instructions.
Bigger Beads & Laces
Bigger Beads & Laces
Item: 17116
Status: In Stock
$30.99
Pre-K & up. 108 wooden beads in 3 shapes and 6 colors help develop fine motor skills and color and shape recognition. Includes 2 laces (36" long) and a plastic storage bucket.
Educational Keyboard Addition & Subtraction
Educational Keyboard Addition & Subtraction
Item: 23860
Status: In Stock
$21.95
3 years & up. Help children develop basic math skills with this handy, portable, plastic board. Each of the 81 keys has a math equation on it - press it down to reveal the answers! Practice addition and subtraction with this portable keyboard.
Math 4 Today - Grade 1
Math 4 Today - Grade 1
Item: 52615
Status: In Stock
$9.95
Grade 1. Build a foundation and focus on what matters most for math readiness with Common Core Math 4 Today: Daily Skill Practice for first grade. This 96-page comprehensive supplement contains standards-aligned reproducible activities designed to focus on critical math skills and concepts that meet the Common Core State Standards. Each page includes 16 problems to be completed during a four-day period. The exercises are arranged in a continuous spiral so that concepts are repeated weekly. An assessment… More »
3D Feel & Find
3D Feel & Find
Item: 40871
Status: In Stock
$34.95
3 years & up. 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. Deal out the tiles and children reach into the bag to feel and find the corresponding wooden shape. Includes geometric and object shapes. For visual or tactile play, independently or in groups. Includes cotton bag.
Chunky Colorful Bead Sequencing and Patterning Practice Set with Storage Box
Chunky Colorful Bead Sequencing and Patterning Practice Set with Storage Box
Item: 46408
Status: In Stock
$32.95
3 years & up. Encourage children to practice fine motor skills with this delightful Chunky Colorful Bead Sequencing and Patterning Practice Set with Storage Box. This bright colored bead sequencing set develops shape-recognition, color recognition, and spatial relations. Includes 10 simply designed, colorful patterns, and 45 pattern blocks in 6 different shapes and colors for replicating each pattern. Stores neatly in a wooden case.
Crocodile Hop™ Floor Game
Crocodile Hop™ Floor Game
Item: 51151
Status: In Stock
$42.95
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"W), 2 inflatable cubes (5"), 40 animal markers and Activity Guide.
Let's Go Code and Program Nonelectronic STEM Activity Set
Let's Go Code and Program Nonelectronic STEM Activity Set
Item: 63744
Status: In Stock
$36.95
5 years & up. Introduce your children to early STEM skills with this Let?s Go Code and Program Nonelectronic STEM Activity Set. This set introduces children to early coding and programming ideas without electronics. Children will have fun while building gross motor skills by stepping, hopping, and turning. This set also encourages problem solving skills and critical thinking. The full-color guide includes sample mazes and coding overview. Measures 9.5"L x 9.5"H.
My First Rush Hour® - Match & Go Maze Game
My First Rush Hour® - Match & Go Maze Game
Item: 34656
Status: In Stock
$27.95
3 years and up. This logic game brings the joy of problem-solving to children as young as 3! This game reinforces age-appropriate exercises like identifying basic colors and shapes and matching. Challenges progress and grow with your child. Use the large and brightly colored cards under the transparent grid and watch your child match vehicles of ranging colors and sizes to the card. Includes 30 cards, 7 vehicles, 1 safety officer, 1 parking lot game grid.
Fraction Blocks and Cubes Set
Fraction Blocks and Cubes Set
Item: 63753
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$37.95
3 years & up. This starter set will help children explore proportional relationships, compare fractions, and develop flexible mathematical thinking. The Fraction Blocks have 15 blocks for children to learn about the geometry, shapes, and fractions while matching and building. The 16 colorful Fraction Cubes will help children explore and compare fractions. Children will learn about the proportional relationships between one section and the whole as well as develop the mathematics flexible thinking.… More »
Mystery Feely Box
Mystery Feely Box
Item: 63043
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$47.95
3 years & up. Placing different objects within the box to retrieve provides a wide range of tactile experiences from basic shape recognition to texture, size, and object discrimination. Chalkboard on one side and a write/wipe board on the other. Hardwood box has permanently attached, soft vinyl flaps at both hand openings. Feely objects are not included. Measures 10.75"L x 7.75"W x 6"H.
Lacing & Tracing Animals
Lacing & Tracing Animals
Item: 35245
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$8.95
3 - 7 years. Children lace and trace favorite animals: cat, horse, bear, rabbit, dolphin, whale, and elephant. Colorful chipboard shapes are 5.5" -6" L. Laces included.
Counting Cubes
Counting Cubes
Item: 13327
Status: Temporarily Out of Stock
$22.95
PreK & up. Count, sort, and identify colors with ease using this set of 100 hardwood cubes in 6 colors. 1" square cubes.
Coding Critters - Bopper, Hip & Hop
Coding Critters - Bopper, Hip & Hop
Item: 36836
Status: In Stock
$44.95
4 years & up. These playful bunny pets bring early Stem concepts to preschool learning through 100% screen-free coding. Children can code along with their new pets' storybook adventure, and help the hard-working Bopper and spunky Hip & Hop have a playtime they'll never forget! Each storybook coding challenge unfolds in the Coding Critters' fun playset-Can you code Bopper to grab her carrot, pull Hip in her cart, or push Hop on the fun log swing? In addition to following along with the storybook's… More »
Match and Measure Large Screen and Tablet Software/App
Match and Measure Large Screen and Tablet Software/App
Item: 34375P
Ships From Manufacturer
$32.95 - $42.95
3 years & up. This software/app really measures up! The activities in this app are carefully designed to develop skills of comparing, estimating, and measuring. Beginning with direct comparisons, the activities progress to non-standard and standard measurements as the bones are used in different ways to consolidate and extend children's mathematical understanding. Children will have lots of fun uncovering the bones in the sand and learning how to compare and measure in different ways. Available… More »
Sorting Stones Large Screen and Tablet Software/App
Sorting Stones Large Screen and Tablet Software/App
Item: 34374P
Ships From Manufacturer
$32.95 - $42.95
This engaging software/app includes three activities to help children practice their sorting and matching skills. Settings allow matching and sorting based one criterion such as shape, color, or size before progressing to two attributes for a greater challenge. Teacher options enable game settings to be fixed depending on the mathematical focus or the ability of the user. Tablet software: Allows for 1 (one) user workspace Large Screen software: Allows for 4 (four) user workspace App/software… More »
Numbers 1 - 12 Wooden Puzzles with Pictures, Numbers, and Words
Numbers 1 - 12 Wooden Puzzles with Pictures, Numbers, and Words
Item: 22184
Status: In Stock
$13.95
3 years & up. Match numbers 1-12, word and pictures with the self-correcting pieces. Includes 36 pieces in a wooden storage box. Recognize odd and even numbers by the 2 different colors. Large pieces can be used as memory matching game, flashcards, or for storytelling.
Dressing Vests - Set of 4
Dressing Vests - Set of 4
Item: 90187
Status: In Stock
$56.95
3 years & up. Fabric designs from Latin America, Asia, North America, and Africa enrich these comfortable easy-on, easy-off dressing vests. The set of 4 vests features buttons, zippers, snaps, and hook-and-loop closures to help children develop their fine motor and dressing skills. Machine washable.
Resources: Earth's Elements at Play - 144 Pieces
Resources: Earth's Elements at Play - 144 Pieces
Item: 91277
Status: In Stock
$54.95
3 years & up. Inspire and be inspired with this set of 144 unique, soft formed loose parts that mimic elements we see in the world around us. The law of gravity will test a child's patience, concentration and problem solving skills while creating imaginative structures. The set includes loose parts that represent water, trees, bricks, wood, steel, stones, a ball and people. The idea guide is full of images that will help spark imaginations and inspire new creations.