Grade(s): PreK-1 Activities: 208 Pages: 200 Builds visual, motor, and critical thinking skills for reading, writing, and math!
Age: 3+ Each of the 25 blocks in this classic toy from the 1920s has four sides in solid colors (red, white, blue and yellow) and two sides are divided diagonally between red/white and yellow/blue, allowing millions of creative possibilities. This toy will improve a child's visual/spatial reasoning while providing hours of fun.
Age: 5+ Explore crystalline geometries in brilliant color with this deceptively simple Kaleidograph® set. Both a toy and a design tool, the 9 die-cut cards (and 3 solid color backer cards) can be arranged into billions of designs. Foster creativity, reward with surprise and bring out the designer in everyone. Visual exploration and experimentation.
Age: 5 plus (bright children can begin playing at a younger age.) Set of 18 geoblocks used with the Tangramino, Equilibrio, Architecto and Cliko books. Using just 18 blocks, your children will experiment with construction, geometry, logical analysis, perspective, design, and spatial logic.
Age: 5+ One set of brightly colored tangram blocks and a number of tangram puzzle problems.Color of tangrams varies.
Grade(s): 2-3 Pages: 370 Building Thinking Skills® teaches non-verbal and verbal reasoning. These skills are rarely explictly taught in the classroom but are essential for academic excellence and success on any assessment test. In print for over 30 years this is a world-wide top seller. Also available in software - a game like presentation of the same exercises.
Grade: 2Pages: 160, colorThis book uses powerful lessons to develop
thinking skills important to academic success while teaching the key
kindergarten common core concepts. Enhance cognitive development through
discussion and observation. Students develop analytical
skills as well as deductive and inferential reasoning skills as they work through the exercises.
Grade: 2 Pages: 192Format: paperback, reproducibleParent/Teacher
Resource Manual to accompany student book. Does not contain questions. The
Parent/Teacher resource contains teaching notes. It is highly
recommended for new parents learn how to work with their child to
develop higher order thinking skills.
Grade: 2-6 Pages: 36 Reproducible for single home or classroom use Developing the ability to recognize visual patterns builds visual discrimination and critical thinking skills necessary for academic achievement. 30 reproducible worksheets of increasing complexity. Each worksheet provides the student with the task of examining pictures to identify patterns and sequences.