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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Grades K - 5. Each write-on/wipe-away card contains critical thinking activities that promote active learning for success! Contains 50 language arts cards and 50 math cards, each printed with a standard on one side for easy planning and progress tracking. A free online resource guide provides a standards matrix, recording sheets, and an answer key.
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.
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.
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 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 4 & up. Make algebraic thinking fun! Find a variable number (any whole number from 1 to 9) which, when used with the other numbers on the card, can make 24 on both wheels. 96 double sided cards.
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.
5 years & up. An easy-to-use simple scale that calibrates with sliding compensator clips. Children can use this set to compare linear measurements and discover which is heavier or lighter using different sized weights. Includes simple balance scale, 24 caterpillars and 36 leaves, both in two sizes and weights and activity guide.
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.
Grades 4 & up. Develop varied problem solving strategies with three levels of difficulty. Can you make 24 first? Students must add, subtract, multiply or divide to make it happen. Use all four numbers, but use each number only once. There is at least one solution to every card. 96 double sided cards.