In honor of Earth Day, which takes place on April 22, check out the following nature-inspired toys and products for kids.
GeoSafari Jr. Ladybug Garden
Raise and study ladybugs, from larvae to adorable adults, in this bug-safe garden habitat. The Ladybug Garden encourages an appreciation for nature and includes garden habitat and mail-in certificate for ladybugs. Ages 3+, $21.99
GeoSafari Jr. Butterfly Bungalow
Witness the incredible transformation from caterpillar to chrysalis to butterfly in amazing, magnified detail. Ages 4-10, $21.99
GeoSafari Jr. Kidnoculars Extreme
Turn up the volume for exploration with binoculars you can see AND hear with. This is an updated product from the original GeoSafari Kidnoculars. Ages 5-10, $24.99
GeoSafari Day ‘N’ Night Ant Factory
Watch ants work – 24/7 – with nutrient-rich farm gel that doubles as food and color-changing LEDs that light up the night. Educational Insights introduces the amazing world of insects and encourages a love of life science by rewarding kids’ natural, scientific curiosity. Ages 7-12, $29.99
Hidden Pictures Favorites 2-Book Set: Wildlife and Outdoor Puzzles
Have twice the fun with this 2-book set of Hidden Pictures Favorites. Each puzzle book contains more than 100 Hidden Pictures puzzles and 1,200 hidden objects! In the wildlife book, kids can search and find objects in Hidden Pictures scenes from Alaska to the zoo. Plus, search and find everything from acorns to whales in parks, backyards and forest scenes in the outdoor book. Ages 6-12, $19.90 (2-pack) $9.95 (individual)
It’s a whole new spin on learning basic world geography! The Puzzle Globe is designed to help even PreK learners investigate continents, oceans, famous landmarks, different kinds of animals, and more. The big, chunky pieces are designed to match up to holes on the globe, so it’s easier for children to put continents in place. Includes a tough and durable base (with oceans labeled), rotatable globe, 6 continent puzzle pieces, 6 plastic continent labels, and blank label stickers. Ages 3+, $29.99
New Sprouts Grow It!
Plant and grow flowers and veggies right before your eyes with gardening essentials including a watering can, shovel, and 3 pots. Colorful mix-and-match flowers and veggies encourage role play and early vocabulary development while nurturing an appreciation for nature. Includes 2 flowers and 2 veggies (carrot and radish). Ages 2+, $24.99