Create an outdoor classroom for the children in your care with Kaplan's selection of outdoor kits, garden kits, outdoor pillows, and child-size garden tools. Children will enjoy exploring the outdoors while also learning and gaining new skills.
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.
3 years & up. Your little animal lover will love this Wilderness Series set by Wild Republic. Play with and learn about a realistic looking bear, deer, coyote, skunk, and more! Perfect for dioramas or fun hobby projects. Included: 9 Wilderness Animal Figures: Elk, Bison, Wolf, Cougar, Black Bear, Deer, Coyote, Skunk, and a Giant Salamander.
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.
Ages 4 & up. Take a close look at bugs, rocks, minerals, flowers, leaves, seeds, shells, and much more with this collect and view nature set. Collecting jars have built in magnifier to see the specimen up close and the double viewer allows students to see the top and the bottom of each specimen. Kit includes 2 tweezers, 3 graduated size collection jars, double viewer scope, and double viewer cone.
PreK & up. Explore the life cycle of plants and introduce the wonder of growing things with 5 hands-on, age appropriate activities. Includes Earthbox with casters, potting mix, fertilizer, dolomite, and a standards-based curriculum guide.
Children love outdoor play. Now teachers can combine the magic and excitement of the outdoors with activities that encourage and support learning! This book includes more than 100 new teacher-created, classroom-tested outdoor activities that engage children's minds and bodies as much as they explore the limitless bounds of the outdoors while also building key skills in areas like math, literacy and language, science, art, and music. Perfect for ages 3 - 6. Activities include: counting, alphabet,… 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.
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).
Brighten up any outdoor play area with this heavy duty yet lightweight outdoor mat. The mat features bright colors, clear graphics, and abrasion resistant outdoor backing. Washable mat is for outdoor use only. Measures 9'10"L x 6'7"W.
3 years & up. This set of six sorting boxes have inbuilt handles and consist of two large and four small that all fit neatly into our sorting table (item #32332). Perfect for sensory exploration and taking the classroom outside. Boxes are made from solid eucalyptus. Small boxes measure 7"W x 3 1/4"H x 9 1/2"D and larger boxes measure 9 1/2"W x 3 1/4"H x 14 1/4"D. Contents shown are not included.
3 years & up. Create an inspiring outdoor living classroom with this beautiful eucalyptus wood mud table. This wooden mud mixing table is excellent for exploratory and messy play. The table features four stainless steel bowls (each measuring 7 3/4" wide), allowing children to mix, play and explore. The mud table is made from solid eucalyptus, and measures 43 1/4" Diameter x 21 1/2"H. Assembly required. Bucket and contents shown are not included.
Designed as a self-study, this scale is intended to raise the quality of outdoor children?s environments and promote their use in teaching, research, and practice. Includes a user guide, the scale and scoring protocol, reliability and validity information, and a technical assistance manual for program improvement and planning. Addresses environments for children age 3-5 years. (Additional Scoring Protocols sold separately.)
Grades 1 & up. This large wall-mount thermometer clearly gives temperature in both Celsius and Fahrenheit scales. Recessed tube prevents accidents. Temperature ranges: -40 to 50 degrees Celsius and -40 to 120 degrees Fahrenheit. Use indoors or out. Measures 15"H x 3"W.
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.
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.
2 years & up. Children can experience fascinating optical discoveries about color, light, reflections, and more with these 5 easy to hold framed panels. Each durable plastic frame measures 7 3/4" x 5/8" and contains either an unbreakable mirror, see-thru acrylic colored panel in red, yellow and blue, or a multi-faceted panel. Includes activity guide.
PreK & Up. These clever pebbles are an ideal tool for building interest in letters and sounds in a wide variety of contexts, including sand, water, and discovery play. Each set includes a storage container and teacher's guide. Set of 26 pebbles. Pebbles are approximately 1 1/2" in size.
4 years & up. Learning doesn't stop at the classroom door! Expand curriculum into the outdoor environment with the Out and About With Literacy Kit. This kit provides a variety of learning experiences that enable teachers to reinforce curricular concepts in a fun, hands-on way. Young learners will become comfortable with the alphabet while they develop the understanding that all spoken sounds can be represented by letters. Some of the targeted learning goals include oral language, phonemic awareness,… More »
4 years & up. Learning doesn't stop at the classroom door! Expand curriculum into the outdoor environment with the Out and About With Math Kit. This kit provides a variety of learning experiences that enable teachers to reinforce curricular concepts in a fun, hands-on way. Children will explore and build number sense and other fundamental skills crucial to math success, as well as number recognition, one-to-one correspondence, understanding sets, and number order. The stackable box provided… More »