How to Teach a Toddler About Bugs


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Many bugs are crawling in your backyard, and a curious toddler will probably find most of them. If you're going to have family picnics outdoors, you must teach your toddler about bugs. These strategies will help you get start a bug hunt for a preschooler.

Bugs That Bite

Your child must learn how to identify bugs that bite or sting. The easiest way to accomplish this is by reading a picture. A Spider's Journey has great illustrations of a spider.

If you buy other books like A Spider's Journey, you child will understand which bugs are safe and which bugs they should avoid

Hunting Time

Hunting bugs is fun for toddlers because they will have opportunities to capture many critters with a net. Most bugs will hide underneath the leaves in your backyard.