Modern kids might be more interested in an iPad, LeapFrog, or Wii U than they are in the great outdoors, but you can encourage them to leave behind the virtual world and explore old-school style in the real one. We tracked down nine kits, tools, and, OK, a couple indoor-friendly technologies and apps for those rainy or icy days, all designed to help your child learn about and examine the world. From insect and plant collection kits to binoculars and metal detectors, these nine items will help your child bring out his inner adventurer. Keep clicking to start exploring!
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