: something fun for the itty bitty ones. [more inside]
and other almost-Friday-Flash-goodness from OLogy
, the American Museum of Natural History
's site for kids and kids at heart. Make a DNA bracelet
, investigate the Inca
, and lots more.
Did you ever wonder where nursery rhymes came from?
Of course, the etymology of some rhymes
but at least you can get the tune right
[uses flash] while you argue about them.
Cameron Tiede's art will bring out the silly kid in you (flash alert!)
. Play musical favorites with the belching bugs
, spend some time with the critter creator
, learn cool things about Egypt and mummies
(don't miss "death"), and stop by his wacky portfolio
before you leave. You may have seen some of his illustrated creations on Nickelodeon. Fun stuff!
- a fun site with kids from around the world imitating animals and vehicles in an exercise of onomatopoeia. Similar to a post last year
, this version adds sounds from native speakers and some cute visuals, making for a neat toy. MeFi moms & dads take note - submissions from kids age 2 to 7 are invited. flash and sound alert!
My kids have been logging major time with this lately, so I thought I'd share it. For our collector of Tikiana. (Flash)