Kaplan offers colorful aids and activities to support young learners' sorting and patterning skills. Kaplan offers sorting sets, block sets, mosaics, stacking activities, flash cards, pegboards, and more.
2 years & up. Stack, match, and explore the sense of touch with this caterpillar-themed stacker. It is made up of colorful, rounded, chunky, tactile shapes that fit on a pegged base that allows for stacking multiple angled, color-coded blocks. Set includes color-matching activity cards and card stand for sequencing activities.
3 years & up. These colorful Jumping Jacks come in five colors and three different poses for endless sorting, patterning, and matching possibilities. A set of 16 double-sided pattern activity cards, 105 jumping jacks, and a storage container are all included in this fun and engaging set.
18 months & up. This colorful set of 24 Pop 'Em Shapes provides multiple learning experiences for children. The vibrant pieces introduce six colors to enhance color recognition and the shapes printed on each piece allow for the identification of six basic shapes. Fine motor skills are enhanced as children push the pieces together and pull them apart. The learning continues as children sort and match the pieces by shape and color attributes.
18 months & up. The smooth, pleasing texture of the River Rocks invites children to engage in one of the early STEM activities listed in the included set of activity cards. Children can stack, sort, and use the River Rocks in the water table and a variety of other areas in the learning environment. Children will build a strong foundation in basic science, technology, engineering, and math skills. Incorporating River Rocks into the learning environment is the perfect way to introduce STEM for… More »
1 year & up. Shapes fit snugly in routed holes. Promotes color and shape recognition, color-matching, and sequencing. Sturdy wooden construction with rounded corners and smooth edges. Safe non-toxic paints with a clear finish.
3 years & up. This Parquetry Block Super Set features thick, wooden geometric blocks in six bright colors to create and match patterns and designs. Practice matching the pattern on the cards or create your own designs. Included: 32 Block Pieces, Work Tray, and 20 Parquetry Pattern Cards.
4 years & up. Make math hands-on with these manipulative counting cubes! Develop and improve math skills through visualizing grouping, comparisons, graphing, counting, and other functions. Expand users' fine motor skills, motor planning, and hand-eye coordination. Included in the set are 240 cubes, 60 in 4 colors: red, yellow, green, and blue.
5 years & up. This Pattern Blocks & Activity Cards Set features 250 multi-colored plastic blocks in six different shapes and colors providing problem-solving challenges while building color, design, and patterning skills. Practice matching the designs on the activity cards or create your own. This set includes: 250 Pattern Blocks, 36 Plastic Activity Cards, and a Plastic Storage Bucket.
3 years & up. Children can explore patterns, symmetry, linear and area measurement, fractions, and problem solving with this set of 250 pattern blocks. Set includes yellow hexagons, red trapezoids, orange squares, green triangles, blue parallelograms, and tan rhombus. Teaching guide and storage bucket are included.
PreK - Grade 2. Math takes on a new dimension with these colorful favorites! 168 soft rubber counters include 48 dinosaurs, 36 fruits, 36 vehicles, and 48 farm animals. Farm animals come in two sizes to emphasize relationships. Expand the kit with our other counter sets! Choose set, with or without tray.
3 years & up. Help children learn counting and sorting, shape and space, pre-algebra, measurement and data with these educational sets. The Connecting Camels include 96 camels in three sizes, three weights (5g, 10g, 15g) and six colors. Connect the camels together to explore cyclic patterns, perimeters and measuring. The Sequencing Cards are a set of twenty laminated cards which include teacher's notes for suggested extension activities (does not include camels). Available separately or as a complete set.
3 years & up. These economical yet durable sorting trays encourage children to practice skill-building while they sort, count, pattern, graph and compare. Choose a set of 3 trays or purchase them individually. Each measures 14" W x 11"L. Counters are sold separately.
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.
2 years & up. This first building set takes pegging to a new level with endless 3D possibilities. Build and stack with these colorful Tall-Stacker™ Pegs. These big plastic pegs are great for promoting fine motor skills, dexterity, hand-eye coordination, logical thinking, and shape and color recognition. Encourage children to create patterns, shapes, or letters on their pegboard. Have them identify the colors of the pegs as they use them. Box of 100 pegs in different colors. Measure 2.625"… More »
2 years & up. Pegboard provides quiet and creative learning with endless fun! This 11 1/2" square crepe rubber pegboard has 100 holes. Use with our big stacker pegs, sold separately (item #46948). Made in the USA.
6 years & up. Interlocking 1cm unit cubes are great for measurement, base 10, linear, and mass activities. Each cube has 3 interlocking sides, 2 smooth sides, and 1 connector side. Cubes measure 1 cubic centimeter and weigh 1 gram each. Set of 1,000 cubes come in 10 different colors and a storage bucket.
3 years & up. Pattern Blocks and Boards let Kids explore colors and shapes hands-on as they fill wooden boards with colorful wooden pieces. Follow one of the 10 design templates or create your own mosaic using 120 tiles in 6 different shapes. This attribute set develops shape recognition and spatial relations. Matching and mosaics are a great way Includes 10 designs on wooden cards with 120 pattern blocks in 6 different shapes and colors which replicate the patterns. Stores neatly in a durable… More »
2 years & up. Kids will enjoy this 'sort' of fun! This 15 piece wooden set will engage children for hours counting and matching shapes, colors and sizes to the durable, solid-wood base, which provides a matching key. Measures approximately 14" x 5 1/2" x 4".
3 years & up. This unique set of dominoes come in a variety of vibrant colors that make play more exciting. Stack them, match them, set them up and knock them over again and again for hours of fun. Promotes arithmetic skills though use of sequences and patterns of die in order to win. Dominoes also help develop critical thinking skills and aide in teaching strategy.