Encourage exploration and discovery with Kaplan's selection of outdoor products. Kaplan offers sand and water tables, easels, chalk and chalk tools, jumbo magnifiers, bug watch kits, explorer costumes, bug sets, compasses, telescopes, and more.
Ages 4 & up. Take a closer look at your discoveries! This GeoSafari® Jr. BugWatch features the essential tools for kids to collect and observe bugs, rocks, minerals, flowers, leaves, shells, and other fascinating elements. Use the tweezers to easily collect the samples and specimens. Place the specimens into the collection jars that feature a built-in magnifier for close observations. Use the double viewer to observe the top and the bottom of specimens. Included: 3 Graduated Size Collection… More »
3 years & up. Songs will inspire children to connect to the earth and become conservators of the earth. Educate children, encourage them to play outdoors, plant a garden, take a nature hike, recycle, stop pollution, and more. Includes a comprehensive guide by Dr. Pam Schiller with lyrics, extension activities and book links.
With safely rounded corners and a powder-coated finish, this unique weaving frame serves as a creative focal point both indoors and out. Weaving strips (sold separately) in varying lengths and fabrics add sensory experiences, fine motor development, and opportunities for patterning, color recognition, math and problem-solving skills. Frame measures 48"W x 36"H.
3 years & up. Observe on a grand scale with our extra-large magnifiers. Ideal for taking a closer look at plants, animals, rocks, and insects in life science lessons. Built-in stands allow hands free viewing. Plastic lens measures 4 1/2" in diameter and offers 4.5x magnification. Magnifiers measure 8"L. Includes a stand for classroom organization.
3 years & up. Observe on a grand scale with our extra-large Jumbo magnifiers, sized perfectly for small hands. Ideal for taking a closer look at plants, animals and insects in life science lessons. Built-in stands allow hands-free viewing. Each magnifier's plastic lens measures 4 1/2" in diameter and offers 4.5x magnification. Set includes 6 colors. Plastic magnifiers measure 8"L each.
3 years & up. Weaving strips in a variety of fabrics provide sensory experiences, fine motor development, and opportunities for patterning, color recognition, math and problem-solving skills. Set of 60. 1 1/2"W. Lengths vary from 30" to 60".
3 years & up. Take your cooks outside with this durable stainless steel cooking set. Includes generously sized pots and pans set (5" in diameter) and a rack for storing, the set of six cooking utensils comes in its own holder plus and additional 4 cups.
2 years & up. This card set has been designed to offer portable inspiration whatever the weather. Printed on durable plastic, each pack contains 30 photographs with activity ideas on the reverse. Cards come on sturdy metal ring.
3 years & up. An early STEM tool, children will experience cause and effect as they discover how how the pump works to draw water up and out the spout. Pump features a cog system that is powered by turning the handle to transport water up a narrow tube and out through the spout. Includes stand, 3 cogs, plastic tubing, outlet pipe, water drive cord, suction feet and plastic cover.
3 years & up. Discover birds in nature! This Bird Feeder features a minimalist-inspired design that provides a unique element to your outdoor learning space. Made from easy-to-clean, eco-friendly materials.
5 years & up. Combine the artistic possibilities of sidewalk chalk with the added variety of paint-application methods to create amazing images. You have the freedom to mix colors and create blended colors in a multitude of shades, limited only by your imagination! Use the included brush and sponge roller to create interesting textures and effects. Set includes integrated painting tray, 3 colors of paint, brush, sponge roller, and sidewalk chalk. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Set the prehistoric scene back millions of years when dinosaurs roamed the Earth! This Eight Piece Dinosaur Collection features various species of the most fun and ferocious dinosaurs that ever lived from the Triceratops to the Tyrannosaurus Rex. Includes: 8 Dinosaur figurines.
3 years & up. Learn all about the different insects that live in our world! Encourages dramatic play and scientific learning. Set of 10 insects. All plastic insects are phthalate-free. Products have been tested to different international toy safety requirements.
Use indoors or outdoors, weather-resistant PVC won't rust, chip, peel, or yellow. Corners are rounded for safety and a C-clamp PVC bar provides stability. Clear acrylic surfaces are ideal for tempera, finger paint, or window crayons. Includes two 7"H x 14"W x 5"D wire paint baskets. Measures 44"H x 24"W and folds to 3" thick. Minor assembly required.
3 years & up. Experience the great outdoors in a whole new way! Young outdoor enthusiasts can pretend to light a path through the woods, cook their food, patch boo-boos, tell the time, and follow directions while out on an outdoor adventure. Encourages independent or collaborative play, role-play, language development, and social skills. Lantern and stove each require 2 AA batteries (not included). Includes: 1 Lantern, 1 Stove, 1 Pretend watch, 1 Shovel, 1 Pan, 1 First-Aid kit, 1 Canteen with… More »
2 years & up. See the world thorough a different light. Does it change the way you see things? Place up to 3 interchangeable, primary-color lenses into the frame to create secondary colors and hours of sensory fun! Includes 1 one sturdy lens frame (with 3 slots) and 3 colored lenses (red, yellow, blue).
3 years & up. Children will discover the world with a new perspective using these Magico Lenses. Set of four eco-friendly lenses include two star prisms and two square prisms. Great for visual games -- ask children to talk about what looks different, if they only see shapes, how the colors change, or what happens when you look with only one eye. Colors will vary.
Children and teachers will find hundreds of uses for these colorful bins. 4 durable plastic bins are great for creating versatile sand and water play areas, storing and carrying toys and manipulatives, or accommodating messy play. Plant seedlings, explore nature collections, make mud pies, or build fairy houses -- this set of 4 large bins provides an endless array of uses. Includes red, green, yellow and blue bins. 22 1/2" L x 19 1/2" W x 6" D.
A high quality telescope for seeing long distance. Precision polished lenses made in Italy product a sharp, clear image. Sliding scope adjusts for a powerful 15x magnification with a 4 foot field of vision. Telescope extends from 8" to 15 1/2". Color may vary.
4 years & up. Keep your creature for a short time, then let it go. This bug viewer allows children to see the bug two ways, from the top or from the side. It is watertight, so children can view tadpoles or small fish. The peeper is escape proof and won't break or tip over. Great for show and tell. Comes with a beetle replica.
3 years & up. Create an inspiring outdoor living classroom! This beautiful wooden sorting table is perfect for messy play and sensory exploration activities. It will help to create an excellent and inspiring play space--this product will be a great addition to any outdoor environment! Use with #32333 Outdoor Sorting Trays. The sorting table and lid are made from solid eucalyptus. Table measures 47 1/4"W x 23 1/2"H x 15 3/4"D. Sorting trays are sold separately and contents shown are not included.