CLASS® Support Kits

Make meaningful interactions easy and enjoyable.

Quality Materials to Support Quality Interactions

We developed CLASS Support Kits through a partnership with Kaplan® Early Learning Company. With careful selection of quality classroom materials and guidebooks created to support using the kit materials immediately, the CLASS Support Kits deliver quality materials that can help drive quality interactions in the classroom, at home, and across the entire day.

Now Available! Literacy Supports

CLASS® Literacy Support Kit (Pre-K/K)

Strengthen best practices for read-alouds, phonological awareness, building alphabet knowledge, and print awareness using the researched-based strategies in this kit featuring:

  • A reusable guidebook that includes best practices, new CLASS strategies, comprehensive guidance, and planning templates
  • A set of quality classroom materials to support use of strategies
  • A set of four content-focused children’s books from Connect4Learning® Curriculum

CLASS® Literacy Support Kit (Pre-K/K) Transfer to Practice Webinar

Support implementation of literacy strategies and make the most out of your investment with a live workshop webinar designed to:

  • Orient teachers to the materials included in the CLASS® Literacy Support Kit
  • Build confidence for application of strategies into daily interactions
  • Offer opportunities to practice planning and using the materials
Literacy support kit

CLASS® Literacy At Home Kit (Pre-K/K)

Empower families to engage in meaningful literacy experiences at home with a research-based kit featuring:

  • A guide sheet highlighting key principles of literacy development and supporting fun activities
  • A set of two engaging children’s books from Connect4Learning® Curriculum 
  • A rhyming puzzle

Emotional Support

CLASS® Emotional Support Kit (Pre-K)

Promote positive social-emotional development and help children recognize and manage feelings with a research-based kit featuring:

  • A reusable guidebook that includes best practices, new CLASS strategies, comprehensive guidance, and planning templates
  • A set of quality classroom materials to support use of strategies across the day
  • A child behavior tracker to assist in identification of triggers for challenging behaviors
  • A CLASS Dimensions Guide and access to the CLASS Community

CLASS® Emotional Support Kit (Pre-K) Transfer to Practice Webinar

Support your teachers and build their confidence in using the Emotional Support Kit with this live workshop designed to:

  • Introduce teachers to the materials and resources included in the CLASS® Emotional Support Kit
  • Offer opportunities to practice intentionally planning to support social-emotional skills
  • Support utilization of best practices and materials provided

Instructional Support

CLASS® Instructional Support Kit (Pre-K)

Strengthen teaching practices that support children’s ability to think critically with a research-based kit. The Kit features:

  • A reusable guidebook that offers key strategies in the CLASS® Instructional Support domain and planning templates to integrate strategies into daily activities
  • A set of quality classroom materials and guidance to practice using the strategies within math instruction focusing on the skill of patterning
  • A CLASS Dictionary, CLASS Strategy Cards, and access to the CLASS Community

CLASS® Instructional Support Kit (Pre-K) Transfer to Practice Webinar

Develop Instructional Support strategies that promote critical thinking with a live workshop designed to help educators:

  • Improve language modeling, concept development, and feedback strategies
  • Use those strategies across all content areas with opportunities to practice planning
  • Build intentionality and effectiveness in the use of the resources and materials included in the Instructional Support Kit

Uniquely Designed with Teachers In Mind

Reusable Guidebook
The comprehensive guidebook is wet-erasable and features sections for planning use of strategies.
Quality Materials
The materials are carefully selected from experts at Kaplan to best support the use of the strategies.
CLASS® Concepts
The guidebook supports key developmental skills, while infusing CLASS concepts and connecting strategies to interactions.
Continuous Improvement
The guidebook and quality materials help promote continuous improvement with opportunities for reflection and integration into daily practice.

Maximize the potential for every child.

Support childrens’ development and learning by improving quality interactions. CLASS® Support Kits help to simplify concepts and build teachers’ abilities to integrate quality interactions across all learning opportunities.