Toys and Education
You've never seen a nursery like this before! Hatch baby earthworms from real earthworm cocoons, then watch them dig and grow in the special multi-chambered greenhouse habitat. Release them safely into your yard to continue the lifecycle. This educational and ecological kit is available year-round, and comes complete with approximately 50 Vermipod earthworm cocoons, greenhouse habitat,...
Painted Lady Puzzle Teaches Butterfly Anatomy!Butterfly anatomy comes together in this educational learning aid! Thick, durable wooden pieces form an anatomical butterfly, with each body part labeled underneath for easy identification. Puzzle measures 8.5" by 11.5".
3 years & up. Get a good view of your bugs with this leggy ladybug magnifier! The optical-quality, 3.25-inch lens is mounted in a solid wood beetle. Six hardwood legs hold everything steady when excited young scientists get a close look! An inset mini-magnifier zooms in on even the tiniest items! 8" diameter by 5.5" high.
These lifelike life cycle figures can pass for the living things! Great as a visual aid for the classroom, the accurately detailed hatching eggs, young worm, mating worms and egg-laying worm replicas are oversized for little hands. Ages 4 & up.
4 years & up. Learn the butterfly lifecycle one piece at a time with this supersized 24 piece foam puzzle. Comes with a carrying tote and measures 20" x 30".
This amusement park for bugs is the ultimate bug playground! Find some bugs and watch them play and perform in the zany carnival bug-play area with a slide, swing, maze, tightrope, Ferris Wheel, and teeter totter. Then let them go after the show. Escape proof domed habitat provides 360 degree views and features an extra larvae built in magnifier lid. A great observations habitat for ladbugs,...
20 two-sided activity cards for use with the Painted Lady Count & Sort Set (sold separately, below) help develop color and shape recognition, sequencing and patterning. Two skill levels involving 40 challenges for home or classroom. Activity ideas and answers card included. Ages 4 & up.
By Insect Lore Products. Perfect for spring-themed math activities, this set of manipulatives features soft plastic figures in the shapes of caterpillars, chrysalids, butterflies, butterfly eggs, leaves, and flowers. The 72 colorful pieces are easy to handle and provide plenty of learning opportunites from counting and sorting to sequencing this life cycle of a butterfly. Instructions...
This all-wood garden conversation piece is the perfect spider condo! Just place the spider web frame in any natural setting, and watch spiders spin intricate and interesting webs through the frame's window. Features a special spider-friendly hideaway to keep your spider safe. Instruction guide comes with lots of educational information on spiders and webs.
Bug Biter is your own personal hand-held live insect catch-and-release trapper. Simply place the see-through bug chamber over a bug and pull the lever to catch anything that moves. Watch the Bug Biter's mondo mandibles "chew" as you safely and humanely capture your bug! Great for moms who don't like bugs, or bug-hunting kids who love them. Ages 6 and up.