Kaplan offers puzzles and games that encourage critical thinking, provide opportunities for problem-solving, foster language development, provide reinforcement of academic concepts, and refine small muscle development.
18 months & up. Introduce early math concepts, such as counting, problem-solving, sequencing, comparing, and classifying, while exercising fine motor skills with these brightly colored puzzles. Children will enjoy lining up these easy to grip familiar farm puzzle pieces from smallest to largest. Use the Size and Sequence Farm Puzzle in a lesson about animals or crops found on a farm. Encourage children to identify objects and colors as they solve this set of self-correcting puzzles.
2 years & up. The Our Friends Puzzles show real images of children in action. This puzzle set is designed for toddlers by using chunky pieces and images underneath each piece. Children will improve their visual perception and build fine motor skills. Each puzzle board is comprised of 2 3-piece puzzles. Boards measure 9"L x 12"W.
3 years & up. Math gets even more fun with this Numbers Bingo. The same classic Bingo rules with a twist: children can practice their counting! This game will help children as they become familiar with the numbers 1-30. For extra learning, have children identify the color of the number they place their tokens on. Play with up to 20 players. The set includes 30 calling cards and tokens.
3 years & up. Each of the four puzzles in this set show a real image of a diverse group of friends or family. This set of puzzles promotes problem-solving skills. Use these puzzles in the classroom for a lesson about the importance of diversity and inclusion. Features include a tabbed corner for easy piece removal and photo underneath pieces for guided assembly. Puzzles each have 14 pieces and measure 9" x 12".
3 years & up. Engage young minds and encourage object recognition with Tools Bingo! Help children become familiar with tools with this fun bingo game using real images. Up to 20 players with 30 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
12 months & up. Children can recognize, identify, and match familiar emotions with this set of 20 tiles that depict real images of a variety of feelings. Engaging with the Emotion Tiles will promote the development of: Confidence, Curiosity, Cooperation, Acceptance, Communication, and Self-regulation. Made with safe, durable material that can be wiped clean with a damp cloth.
3 years & up. These photo real puzzles show what a healthy meal looks like . With protein, vegetables and fruit portions shown for each meal, children will learn how to set a place setting. Encourage healthy eating and promote nutritional awareness with this set of three 12-piece puzzles. Puzzles measure 9" x 12" each. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Introduce your children to our amazing solar system with this exciting Solar System Floor Puzzle for Learning About the Planets, Moons, Stars, and The Sun. This bright colored floor puzzle promotes problem solving, collaborative play, and early STEM lessons. When the puzzle is completed, have a discussion about each planet and its different features. Encourage your children to ask questions about the planets and share interesting facts they already know. Includes 48 jumbo pieces.… More »
3 years & up. Help children to identify the four seasons with this engaging puzzle set. These 12 piece jigsaw puzzles are vivid, real-life images of children and families enjoying all the seasons. This set promotes fine motor and problem-solving skills. Have children identify which season is being shown as they complete the puzzle. Features two puzzles for each of the four seasons. Pieces are raised for easy gripping. Each 12-piece puzzles measure 9"H x 12"W.
3 years & up. Reinforce the recognition of farm animals and make learning fun with bingo! Help children become familiar with different farm animals with this fun bingo game using real images. Up to 20 players with 30 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
3 years & up. Reinforce the recognition of zoo animals and make learning fun with bingo! Help children become familiar with different zoo animals with this fun bingo game using real images. Up to 20 players with 30 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
3 years & up. Teach healthy habits with this fun Developing Life Skills and Good Practices Puzzles. This set of puzzles promotes responsible and safe routines and behaviors. These puzzles promote critical thinking, fine motor skills, problem solving, and collaborative play. Encourage children to talk about their daily routines with a partner. This set of puzzles features real images of the routines. Set of 6. Measures 9"L x 12"W.
3 years & up. Dive into these delicious, vivid, real-image cultural food puzzles. This set of puzzles promotes problem-solving skills while also introducing children to international cuisine. These 12-piece puzzles picture six different dishes. Use these food puzzles in a lesson about international foods and cultures. After children finish solving the puzzle, teach them about the countries these foods can be found in. Puzzles measure 9"H x 12"W. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Reinforce the recognition of forest animals and make learning fun with bingo! Help children become familiar with different forest animals with this fun bingo game using real images. Up to 20 players with 30 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
12 months & up. Children will delight in discovering items, making connections, and sparking their imagination while building fine motor skills with this wooden Peek A Boo Puzzle. This puzzle is an exciting opportunity to teach children object permanence or shape recognition. Included is a blank template to create your own surprises for children to find under the shapes. Each puzzle piece has a knob attached so children can easily grip and move them.
3 years & up. Introduce conservation practices to your children with this descriptive Recycling Zone Learn What Materials Can Be Recycled. This poster promotes environmental awareness, community, and earth conscientiousness. Children will learn what common materials from their home can be recycled. For an after lesson game, divide your class into four teams, and have them discuss what should be recycled. Afterwards, have them place the tiles under the correct zone. Includes one large board and 20 tiles.
3 years & up. Reinforce basic concepts and make learning fun with bingo! Create healthy habits and make learning about foods fun with this bingo game using real images of healthy foods and nutrition. Includes images of fruits, vegetables, sweets, drinks, and carbs. Up to 20 players can play with 30 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
3 years & up. Engage young minds and inspire literacy explorations with Alphabet Bingo! Combining learning with fun, this hands-on alphabet game reinforces early literacy concepts, like letter recognition and letter sounds, through play. Young learners will love playing this game with classmates while supporting their own reading and writing development. Up to 20 players with 26 calling cards and tokens included. Ideal for use in both small and large group settings.
3 years & up. Help your children learn about traffic and street safety signs in your community or city with this Learning Community Signs and Traffic Safety Self Correcting Puzzle. This engaging puzzle is great for lessons about safety when crossing the street, fire safety, recycling, and more! Includes Stop, Yield, Exit, Hospital, Handicap Accessible, School Crossing, Railroad Crossing, Recycling, Bike Route, Traffic Light Ahead, Bathroom, and Do Not Enter. Each piece is raised for easy access.… More »
4 years & up. Balance is the key to solving this puzzle! Suspend Junior is a fun and exciting game designed for younger kids featuring brighter colors, lighter pieces, and a spinner. Simply set up the frame and add the color-coded game pieces onto the frame rods. It may seem easy but as you add more pieces to the structure, the balance shifts and the difficulty changes. Try to suspend each piece without knocking them down! This game teaches kids the concepts of balance and counterbalance, smart… More »
3 years & up. "Bake" the Witch's gingerbread house, covered with colored candies and cookies. Hansel and Gretel cannot resist exploring this delicious toy house, which also has a candy garden to stroll in, a chocolate bar staircase that leads to a treasure loft, and it wouldn't be complete without the Witch's oven - she has a magical bakery after all! Read the included storybook and then use the Hansel, Gretel, Witch and Gingerbread dolls to act out your own version of the tale.
3 years & up. Act out your favorite Arthur stories from Marc Brown's classic books and the PBS KIDS® hit show with his house. Every detail from the books has been recreated in an amazing three dimensional house. Help Arthur and D.W. get ready for school in their bedrooms, join the family in their cheerful yellow kitchen for breakfast or relax with Pal and Grandma on the living room sofa.
3 years & up. Play the day away in a Tree House! Based on Marc Brown's classic Arthur books and the PBS KIDS® hit show. Arthur, D.W. and their friends can race to the tree house on their bikes, climb high into the branches, hang out in the tree house, swing on the rope swing or climb the rope ladder. Read the included Arthur's Tree House storybook to get playtime started!
3 years & up. Act out the first day of preschool with D.W! Read the BRAND NEW D.W. BOOK about D.W.'s first day of preschool and then spend the day in her classroom. Help D.W. put her lunch box in her cubby, play dress-up, learn ABCs, use the bathroom, have a snack, have a nap and play on the playground. What a busy day! Based on Marc Brown's classic books and the PBS KIDS® hit show.