Resource Books

Reinforce tough mathematical concepts with Kaplan's selection of resource books that are designed to solidify critical thinking, problem solving, and operations through fun hands-on activities.

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Shuffling Into Math - Paperback
Shuffling Into Math - Paperback
Item: 34261
Status: In Stock
$29.95
6 years - 9 years. This primary math resource offers over 100 games played with dice and regular cards. Games match appropriate skill levels and the primary skills are covered, such as counting, numeration, patterning, and operations. Ideal for grades K through 3.
Exploring the Science of Sounds - Paperback
Exploring the Science of Sounds - Paperback
Item: 89713
Status: In Stock
$16.95
Most preschool teachers have musical instruments in their classrooms, but may not realize they can use them for science explorations. In this book, discover 100 activities that let children ages 3-6 explore the science of music and sound using materials easy to find for a preschool classroom. Children will use their bodies to create sounds, explore the relationship between size and pitch, investigate how tempo affects the way we listen to sounds, create musical instruments, and much more. From the… More »
Kick-Start Kindergarten Readiness
Kick-Start Kindergarten Readiness
Item: 89709
Status: In Stock
$16.95
Build the home-school connection to prepare for Kindergarten! Studies show that parent and family involvement with school is an important factor in children's later academic success. Many families of young children want to learn ways to support their little ones in preparing for and getting the most out of kindergarten. With easy-to-share parent letters and simple, fun activities for families to do together at home, Kick-Start Kindergarten Readiness is the perfect tool for early childhood teachers… More »
All Hands on Deck Math Games Using Cards and Dice
All Hands on Deck Math Games Using Cards and Dice
Item: 51973
Status: In Stock
$28.95
$24.95
Grades 3 - 5. Includes 113 math games using cards and dice. Games focus on all the operations, place value, decimals, positive and negative integers, graphing, and co-operative games. Specific math skills, number of players, rules, instructions, and variations to increase or decrease difficulty are included.
Shuffling Into Math
Shuffling Into Math
Item: 51972
Status: In Stock
$25.95
$21.95
Kindergarten - Grade 3. Divided into six sections with 108 games for counting, patterning, numeration, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division. Each game is presented with appropriate grade level, specific math skills, number of players, rules, instructions, and variations to increase or decrease difficulty.
Developing Mathematics With Unifix® Cubes
Developing Mathematics With Unifix® Cubes
Item: 82860
Status: In Stock
$16.95
$9.95
Grades K - 3. A complete guide to teaching with Unifix® Cubes. Includes lessons, blackline masters with answers, hundreds of illustrations, challenge activities and ample suggestions for class discussion. Use Unifix® Cubes for early patterns, numeration, operations, place value, money activities and early fractions. Using the DTES (discover, talk, explain and use symbols) method, activities are presented in a clear step-by-step format. Activities are correlated to specific NCTM standards. 96 pages.
Timed Math Drills
Timed Math Drills
Item: 22265P
Status: In Stock
$7.95 - $15.95
$5.00 - $10.00
Grades 3 - 6. Improve speed and accuracy with step-by-step reproducible activities. Your students will love racing the clock, show their knowledge, and building skills and accuracy as they go. Reproducible award certificates and progress charts are included. 100 facts per page!
Hands-On Standards®: PreK-K
Hands-On Standards®: PreK-K
Item: 82765
Status: In Stock
$41.95
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 »
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
Item: 51419
Status: In Stock
$39.95
$25.00
Grades 4 & up. With a focus on fractions, decimals, and percents, this resource provides the know-how to use leveled texts to differentiate instruction in mathematics. A total of 15 different topics are featured in and the high-interest text is written at four different reading levels with matching visuals. Practice problems are provided to reinforce what is taught in the passage. The included Teacher Resource CD features a modifiable version of each passage in text format and full-color versions… More »
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Measurement
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Measurement
Item: 51417
Status: In Stock
$39.95
$19.95
Grades 4 & up. Highlighting the concept of measurement, this resource provides the know-how to use leveled texts to differentiate instruction in mathematics. A total of 15 different topics are featured in and the high-interest text is written at four different reading levels with matching visuals. Practice problems are provided to reinforce what is taught in the passage. The included Teacher Resource CD features a modifiable version of each passage in text format and full-color versions of the… More »
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Numbers and Operations
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Numbers and Operations
Item: 51412
Status: In Stock
$39.95
$25.00
Grades 4 & up. With a focus on number and operations, this resource provides the know-how to use leveled texts to differentiate instruction in mathematics. A total of 15 different topics are featured in and the high-interest text is written at four different reading levels with matching visuals. Practice problems are provided to reinforce what is taught in the passage. The included Teacher Resource CD features a modifiable version of each passage in text format and full-color versions of the… More »
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Data Analysis and Probability
Leveled Texts for Mathematics: Data Analysis and Probability
Item: 51418
Status: In Stock
$39.95
$25.00
Grades 4 & up. Highlighting analysis and probability, this resource provides the know-how to use leveled texts to differentiate instruction in mathematics. A total of 15 different topics are featured in and the high-interest text is written at four different reading levels with matching visuals. Practice problems are provided to reinforce what is taught in the passage. The included Teacher Resource CD features a modifiable version of each passage in text format and full-color versions of the… More »
Jump Into Math - Paperback
Jump Into Math - Paperback
Item: 86674
Status: In Stock
$14.95
Turn children's love of active games into learning opportunities with these activities. Each chapter is organized by level of difficulty and each one incorporates fun math experiences with movement. Most activities require few or no materials and include related children's books or music to extend the learning. The index is an great tool as it gives teachers flexibility to plan around children's interests. Use these activities during circle or group time, or use them to reinforce other lessons.… More »
The Encyclopedia of Infant and Toddler Activities, revised - Paperback
The Encyclopedia of Infant and Toddler Activities, revised - Paperback
Item: 89712
Status: In Stock
$21.95
With new activities and explorations, tips and information to help you understand how to support the littlest learners, and research nuggets to enhance your own professional knowledge, the Encyclopedia of Infant and Toddler Activities, revised, will be your go-to resource! Activities will help you support curiosity, play, exploration, persistence, emerging foundations in literacy and math, problem solving, and so much more! Paperback. 288 pages.
Learn Every Day™ About Numbers
Learn Every Day™ About Numbers
Item: 17240
Status: In Stock
$12.95
Classroom-tested and teacher-approved, these activities help children ages 3-6 learn all about numbers. With 100 engaging and fun activities, Learn Every Day™ About Numbers offers everything a teacher needs to build a foundation for future math learning. Each activity offers learning objectives to meet standards, a materials list, related children's books, and an assessment component to measure children's learning. 128 pages.
Preschool Math
Preschool Math
Item: 60348
Status: In Stock
$19.95
With art math, body math, moving math, wet and messy math and more, children will delight in the 140 activities that bring math to life in the classroom. 256 pages.
Count on Math: Activities for Small Hands and Lively Minds
Count on Math: Activities for Small Hands and Lively Minds
Item: 39782
Status: In Stock
$24.95
3 - 7 years. Loaded with over 450 activities that allow children to learn at their own pace about spatial relationships, patterning, shapes, numeration, and many other math concepts. 272 pages.
Planning for Play - Paperback
Planning for Play - Paperback
Item: 89711
Status: In Stock
$14.95
Play is learning! But play in the early years is endangered by the emphasis on push-down academics, mounting parental expectations, and pressures on early childhood teachers to prepare young children for the rigors of kindergarten and beyond. With all of that, gains made by play experiences, including readiness skills and social-emotional development, have fallen away. Young children learn best through play. This book helps educators understand the different types of play and the rich opportunities… More »
The Common Sense Guide to the Common Core
The Common Sense Guide to the Common Core
Item: 52978
Status: In Stock
$39.99
$20.00
Grades K - 8. Some people call it Common Core - in reality, it's common sense. This guide will raise educators' comprehension of the Common Core State Standards with ease and efficiency. Each of the 40 teacher-tested tools are clearly presented, explained, and exemplified, guiding educators through every stage of implementing Common Core across the curriculum - from gap analysis to lesson design to assessment. Readers will examine your current practices and update existing curriculum using research-based… More »
The GIANT Encyclopedia of Math Activities for Children 3 to 6
The GIANT Encyclopedia of Math Activities for Children 3 to 6
Item: 84568
Status: In Stock
$34.95
This book includes over 600 math activities organized by curriculum area or time of the day. Each activity is complete with math concepts, materials needed, and step-by-step instructions. It is easy for the teacher and children to have fun learning new concepts. 528 pages.
Math in Minutes
Math in Minutes
Item: 50073
Status: In Stock
$19.95
The engaging, exciting introduction to early math concepts will be a sure-fire hit with young children. They can go on geometric shape hunts, measure with pompoms, or find the missing numbers. Includes activities that relate to the National Standards in the back of the book. 208 pages.