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.
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.
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. Measures 30"L x 19"W x 12-1/2"H.
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.
3 years & up. Create an inspiring outdoor living classroom with this beautiful eucalyptus wood mud kitchen--excellent for exploratory and water play. Children's learning and creativity thrive when they are given hands-on opportunities to experience and discover their environment. The Mud Kitchen invites children to use their imagination and create masterpieces with plenty of workspace and a stainless steel sink with functional water pump. Measures 47 1/4"W x 41 3/4"H x 17 1/4"D.… More »
3 years & up. Build to new heights with this fantastic collection of realistic pretend bricks, blocks, and rocks! This set of lightweight foam builders stack easily for endless creative building projects. The foam construction is water proof, but not UV-resistant; if kept outside for a long time, the colors will fade. Included: 20-piece Cinder Block Set, 25-piece Rock Wall Builder Set, 25-piece Brick Builder Set, and 25-piece Ice Brick Builder Set.
3 years & up. Look under the magnifying glass to see the different details of the shells or use for counting, sorting, and up-close viewing. These genuine, assorted sea shells come in different sizes. Available in a set of 12 or a set of 48.
3 years & up. Bring any water or sand table to life with this lively, interactive play set. This durable, plastic play set includes a rake, 2 scoops, watering can, bucket, sand mill and to top it off a water pump which allows children to see the process of water moving up the shaft and out the spout.
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.
18 months & up. The natural color base and clear tub will fit in any classroom decor. Features a deep clear tub and adjustable legs from 19" to 25". Use Indoors or outdoors. Table has a 5 year warranty. Fabric Cover and Replacement Lid are also available, sold separately.
3 years & up. Pump the water and watch it flow in this interactive waterfall! Great way to incorporate water play into your outdoor classroom. Includes 3 runways in different heights: 25 1/2"H, 20 1/2"H, and 16 1/2"H. Runways are 44 1/2"L and 5 1/2"W and flow into a table that measures 12"H x 33 1/4"W x 33 1/4"L. Made from eco-friendly, sustainable eucalyptus wood lined with rust-proof galvanized steel.
3 years & up. Transform outdoor learning by bringing your STEM and math lessons outside. The Outdoor Scale is made from eco-friendly, sustainable eucalyptus wood. Perfect for the outdoor classroom! Scale measures 25 1/2"H x 31 1/2"W x 52"L. Buckets are included.