A Kids Introduction to Tarantulas
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The Tarantulas Legend
No Italian wedding or celebration would be complete without the song and dance of the tarantella. It is the most popular of all the Italian songs and it is even considered by many as the song of Italy. The song is both lively and graceful and the dance is one of light and quick steps mixed with passionate gestures. Learn more about it here.
National Geographic for Kids
Tarantulas give people the creeps because they have large, hairy bodies and legs. While these large spiders can take a painful bite out of a human, a tarantula's venom is weaker than from a typical bee sting. National Geographic for Kids has a great site for kids. Check it out here.
How to Draw a Spider
Here's an easy drawing lesson on how to draw a spider.
How to Care for a Tarantula
So you've just brought home a new, eight-legged little friend. What now? This article describes some of the basics about caring for a tarantula as a pet. Follow these steps, and you and your tarantula will be off to a great start.
- The Tarantula Keeper's Guide: Comprehensive Information on Care, Housing, and Feeding
- Author : Stanley A. Schultz
- ASIN : 0764138855
- Tarantula (Day in the Life: Rain Forest Animals)
- Author : Anita Ganeri
- ASIN : 1432941208
- Small Tarantula Puppet
- Author :
- ASIN : B0006NGVJ0
- Creatology Wooden 3D Puzzle - Tarantula Spider (1 Each)
- Author :
- ASIN : B001UHSTJG
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