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05-03-2010, 08:32 AM
This is a favorite at my house, but I am not sure how well known it is. Joseph got the cd-rom version for his birthday last year. LOL

05-03-2010, 08:52 AM
I think your clipboard served up the wrong link for you, Teri. Was this (http://www.froguts.com/) what you were thinking of?

05-03-2010, 08:57 AM
That was bizarre! I don't know what that was about. LOL I fixed it.

05-03-2010, 10:21 AM
I like that much better than carving up a real frog. I love frogs so I don't think I could do that to one.

05-03-2010, 11:41 AM
The demo was fantastic!! I'm considering this for Zack because he was disappointed to find out that the dissection summer camp locally was for grades 3-6 only.

05-03-2010, 12:21 PM
I'm not sure I even want to watch it online, LOL I certainly couldn't do the real thing.

05-03-2010, 12:26 PM
I'm planning to use these types of resources when we hit that point in our studies. I was a biology major and heavy into Science even in high school so I've done the worm (the worst for me), the frog and the cat dissections. I'd much rather do a computer/video based demonstration than deal with the chemical smell in my house.

05-03-2010, 12:31 PM
Joseph asked for it for his birthday last year when he was turning 9. It definitely was not part of anything we were doing in school yet. I just let him play with it.

05-03-2010, 12:59 PM
That's what I'm planning to do, too; just let Zack play around with it...he already enjoys the EdHead virtual hip surgery and virtual brain surgery so these dissections will be fun for him.

05-03-2010, 05:35 PM
I got Digital Frog back when it was still free a few years ago (and Noah was still in preK but I figured we'd use it at some point!), but I think it only has the frog on it, not all the other stuff Froguts has. For the owl pellet, we ordered a real one from some company and it was fun pulling it apart. You can also see a cow eye dissection for free at http://www.exploratorium.edu/learning_studio/cow_eye/step01.html

I might get Froguts once we hit biology again, in 5th grade. Thanks!

05-03-2010, 11:55 PM
The frog demo is still free. That satisfied Joseph for a few years before we had to get the full deal.

05-04-2010, 12:33 AM
The frog demo is still free.

Teri, were you talking about Digital Frog? Because that one is now $85 for a home license (http://www.digitalfrog.com/store/home.php?cat=266). If you know of a way to get it for free, could you post the link?