Share awesome, fun links with your kids on an Internet Field Trip curated for Parent Co. by Today Box. Today Box curates fun and educational daily facts, videos, photos, and jokes for curious kids and the grown-ups who raise them.
FOR THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 7, 2015
Neil Bromhall filmed an acorn for eight months. Watch an acorn turn into an oak sapling in this visually stunning timelapse video on Today Box.Beat Blox is a fun, do-it-yourself electronic instrument. See wood blocks on turntables drop beats and mix sounds in this video.Colorful claymation sea creatures come alive in this delightful stop motion short by Tyler Nicolson.Take a trip to space to learn about the birth and death of stars in this short film by BBC Science and Nature.Ever wonder what it's like to see from a dog's point of view? Strap on a GoPro and see what this dog is so happy about in this favorite video from the Today Box archives.
Bullying can have long term impact on mental health. These days parents don’t just have to watch for traditional bullying such as physical violence, taunts and social exclusion, we also have to monitor for cyber-bullying. If bullying happens, how can you help?
If you had asked someone this time last year to explain “social distancing,” what would they have said? As we all know, adults weren’t the only ones who had to make adjustments when the pandemic began: Kids around the world were thrust into remote schooling situations, moved playdates exclusively to video calls, and were encouraged to wear face masks in public.