great opportunity to gather the family and take “a trip” to explore your local zoo and
aquarium, as well as to visit the websites of America’s great zoos and
aquariums. Many of the sites offer excellent educational resources, including
photographs, videos, facts, lesson plans and activities. The Association of Zoos andAquariums provides a collection of links to their accredited zoos and
Train Discovery Tour, which provides some great resources for you that any
young DINOSAUR TRAIN fan is going to love!
is a mobile website that may be viewed on a desktop or laptop computer, or on a
smartphone web browser, and relates dinosaur and natural history content
from the DINOSAUR TRAIN animated television series (which airs on PBS KIDS), to
zoo and aquarium animals.
today’s living creatures, and encourage them to learn more about the relationship
between modern day ocean life and animals such as sharks, crabs, turtles, elephants,
bats, birds, crocodiles and more, and their prehistoric ancestors. You can see the site at the
following link: http://pbskids.org/dinosaurtrain/tour
after visits to zoos and aquariums to enhance your child’s engagement in
paleontology, animal science and natural history. Guides can also be downloaded for
families to take with them on their visits too:
Discovery Tour for the Zoo
Discovery Tour for the Aquarium
Discovery Tour for the Natural History Museum
Dinosaur Train Discovery Tour, visiting Zoo’s, Aquarium’s and Natural History
Museum’s are among their “favorite trips” ever!
Buddy! Buddy fans everywhere are sure to enjoy the new sticker stories from
Penguin Young Readers Group, Buddy’s Favorite Trips. With over 75 stickers, this sticker
stories book takes fans on a ride on the Dinosaur Train and features… that’s
right… Buddy’s favorite trips! For ages 3-5; SRP $6.99; available wherever
books are sold! To
browse all the Dinosaur Train books, go to www.penguin.com/dinosaurtrain.
it’s Father’s Day on June 16 and a great time to help the kids create some fun
treats for dad decorated with their favorite DINOSAUR TRAIN characters! DecoPak
has provided a Dinosaur
Train Dinosaur Express Cake Topper and Dinosaur Train Cupcake Rings, featuring
Buddy and Tiny. These products are available at various online stores
including Amazon.com (prices vary). You can also visit www.cakes.com to find a bakery in your area
that may be able to make these cakes for you!
Train Cake Decorating Decoset
you are feeling very adventurous, you can try and create the scene below!
Train Cupcake Rings
but not least, we have a FREE Dinosaur Train Father’s Day Card for you
to download here.
Just color it in and add a special photo!!
One Lucky Detroit Mom reader will win the Buddy’s Favorite Trips book, the Dinosaur Train
Cake Topper and 3 Cup Cake Rings!