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Roly Polies on the Move

Spring is the perfect time to get your little one to go outside. Some kids might not know what to do. They might even be afraid of unfamiliar movement like that of bees or dragonflies, beetles or worms.Roly Polies are ideal to teach Nature 101 to kids. They don’t bite, sting or pinch! In fact, they roll up into a ball in the palm of your hand. Kids can entertain themselves for hours with these bugs. Encourage your kids to look under rocks, woodchips, in the garden – they’re anywhere moist or even damp.If you want a roly poly book to go along with the adventure, there’s one at It’s whimsical, bouncy and moves along with rolling rhyme, just like the bug.