Help children develop their fine motor skills with Kaplan's extensive collection of activities and games. Products include paint sets, pegboards, modeling dough, trace cards, pencil grips, and other writing tools.
3 years & up. Practice coordination while threading tipped laces- no needles needed- in and out of the holes that edge these wipe- clean charmers. Includes 9 tipped 36" laces and 9 colorful shapes (4"- 5" L) made from heavy-duty chipboard.
2 years & up. Lace, wrap and twist realistic or abstract animal patterns on large, animal-shaped wooden boards. Simple, screened faces encourage dramatic play without distracting from the colorful lace creations. Includes set of 10 double-sided, matte pattern cards for suggested designs. Five laces feature a wooden tip to support fine-motor skill development. Giraffe measures 7"W x 12"D x 10"H.
PreK & up. This ergonomic pencil grip was designed and tested by an occupational therapist to teach the brain how to correctly hold a pencil. Finger guards hold fingers in a mature tripod grasp and activate proper muscles to strengthen hand while writing. Results in increased endurance and precision as well as confidence in writing. Latex free.
3 years & up. Economical set of kids' favorite animals and shapes. Practice coordination while threading tipped laces. No needles needed. Set includes 16 laces and 16 shapes (approximately 6 inches). Made of heavy duty chipboard.
3 years & up. Fidget to focus! Calling all kinesthetic learners! If your child or anyone else you know has trouble staying focused enough to learn without doing something with their hands, this is the perfect little gadget for them to fidget with. This colorful little fidget by The Pencil Grip™ twists, spins, and rotates at the slightest manipulation of your fingers. Not only will it help focus your floating attention when you need to, it's also a fun way to pass the time in any situation… More »
3 years & up. Fidget to focus! Calling all kinesthetic learners! If your child or anyone else you know has trouble staying focused enough to learn without doing something with their hands, this is the perfect little gadget for them to fidget with. This gyroscope inspired fidget by The Pencil Grip™ twists, spins, and rotates at the slightest manipulation of your fingers. It will not only help focus your floating attention when you need to, it's also a fun way to pass the time in any situation… More »
18 months & up. This set of five friends represents various abilities, ethnicities, and genders illustrating that everyone is unique and special in their own way. These friends make the perfect addition to any dollhouse and are able to teach so many about different types of people. Figures measure 5" tall. Blocks not included.
3 years & up. No cups, no brushes, just twist off the top and design with dots! The rainbow set includes red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple. Non-toxic colors in no spill, no splash bottles. Give children a blank piece of paper and let them create expressive art, develop hand eye coordination and color recogiition. Set of 6 bottles, 2.5 oz. each. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Blunt, safe blades cut only paper and blunt tips provide added safety in the hands of children. Training lever opens the blades after each cut to safety teach preschoolers how to open and close scissors. Once the child has mastered opening and closing the blades, the training lever can be flipped up for traditional cutting action. The large finger loops offer control and comfort no matter how children hold the scissors. Antimicrobial handle protection inhibits growth of bacterial… More »
It's magic! Just write and erase with the magic stylus and watch the writing disappear. No more messy clean-up! These large gel writing boards promote dexterity and fine motor skills. Use them over and over again to practice math skills, handwriting, spelling, and sight word practice or just doodling. Have all the fun of a dry erase board without erasers or the smell of the marker. Set of 6 boards and styluses. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Children will have fun creating with Wikki Stix®! They are great for hands-on fun and traditional play, and perfect for educational activities and class projects. Package contains 48 eight-inch Wikki Stix® (a combination of wax and yarn) in a variety of colors. Illustrations, play and craft ideas are on the package. Wikki Stix® conform to ASTM D-4236, and all CPSIA safety regulations. Available in Primary and Neon colors.
2 years & up. Unscramble the confusion of emotions with this innovatively designed figure set! With the Eggspressions Figure and Book Set, children can learn to communicate their feelings effectively. This set features 6 wooden eggs - 5 with expressions and one without an expression for children to add their own. It also includes a book with activities to help children identify their feelings and develop communication skills. Made with wood sourced from environmentally sustainable forest and… More »
3 years & up. Easy to use--just twist off the cap and create hundresds of art projects. Includes idea sheet and six brilliant colors: pink, violet, teal, sunflower yellow, lime green, and pink. Non-toxic. 2.5 oz. each. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Hands-on learning that's easy, educational and fun! Colorful individual cards teach letter and number formation as children develop the fine motor skills necessary to learn to write letters and numbers. Also included in the Numbers & Counting set, are early educational activities such as counting, math concepts and simple shapes. Twist, bend, or simply press down -- no glue, no mess, and endlessly reusable! Buy the individual card sets, or buy both sets together, as a kit. Scent-Free. Made in the USA.
3 years & up. Each of the four puzzles in this set shows real images of children of differing abilities. Features include a tabbed corner for easy piece removal and photo underneath for guided assembly. Puzzles each have 14 pieces and measure 9" x 12".
Grades PreK & up. These gel writing boards are a fun way to practice ABC's, reading and writing, or doodling! Just draw and then erase with the magic stylus. These boards make it fun for children to answer questions and spell new words. These writing boards are a great way to practice penmanship over and over again. This set promotes dexterity and fine motor skills. The set includes 12 boards with stylus pens. Each board measures 8.5" x 4". Made in the USA.