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Where is Manbhavan?

A girl with a frog: Where is Manbhavan?: - A story for kids
"Where's Manbhavan?" Nitya cried. Her pudgy face showed great surprise."Where is Manbhavan?" repeated Bhavna, peering into Nitya's cupboard. The cardboard box in which he lived was wide open - and - absolutely empty! Bhavna gingerly picked up the blouses and skirts that lay arranged in neat piles on the shelf and poked around them with a hesitant finger. "Hmm...

Bunty Rabbit Runs a Race Again

Bunty Rabbit Runs a Race Again
Bunty rabbit hopped home angrily."What happened?" asked Mama Rabbit. "No school today?""Why did great-great-great-great-great grandfather lose the race against the tortoise?" shouted Bunty tearfully. "Everyone laughed at me when Ma'am Owl told us the story.""Great-great-great-great-great grandfather rabbit was a proud rabbit," said Mother Rabbit sternly. "He was always boasting and never even thought once that someone could outsmart him....

The Frog Prince

This frog may not be a prince, but he is certainly charming! So be ready to be wooed by this jumpimg jack's charm.The things you need: 1. Paper plate 2. Green and black paint3. Brush 4. Scissors 5. Red felt paper 6. Green and white chart paper 7. GlueStep 1: Paint the paper plate green. When it's thoroughly dry, fold the plate in half.Step...

The Holiday

Hooty owl was puzzled. No one had come to the jungle school. "Maybe the little ones are late," thought the teacher. "I'll wait for a little while longer."Hooty owl did not know that her students had decided to miss school. They had started out for school but then changed their minds.``I am NOT going to school. I hate it,"...

Some Animal Fathers are Great Dads too!

The long-tailed Gentoo penguin incubates eggs
Most animals never even see their parents. Many never meet their fathers and some do not meet their mothers either. Some insects, fish, amphibians and reptiles hatch from fertilised eggs and face life on their own. And those animals who are raised by parents, are often reared by their mothers. But we found that there are some animal fathers...

Roach Sense

Cockroach scurrying across
Have you ever caught a glimpse of a cockroach scurrying across your kitchen floor? Well, by the time you manage to get your hands on a roach repellent, the cockroach would have disappeared. Not surprising really, considering you are dealing with one of the greatest escape artists in the insect kingdom.Yes, cockroaches or roaches for short, are adept at...

Can a Fish be an Amphibian?

Mudskipper fish
The fish actually looks like it was cursed by a fairy to turn into a frog and the curse stopped working half way! It is called the mudskipper. Because it lives in swamps and estuaries with mud banks. An estuary is a place where a river meets the sea.It can crawl and jump over land too. It actually has...

Are Fish Dumb?

There was a time when people thought that fish were dumb creatures. Until they invented machines which could detect sounds under water. And guess what these machines heard?A string of grunts, clicks, thumps and other kinds of sounds. It was the fish doing a lot of underwater talking! It seems that they have a lot to talk about, for...

How are Frogs Different From Toads?

The red-eyed tree frog (Agalychnis callidryas) is native to rainforests in Central America.
If you travel back tens of millions of years to the age of dinosaurs, you may possibly hear a rhythmic musical croaking from marshy ponds or even under your feet. And if you look closely you would probably find the common frog goggling away at you.Amazing isn't it? Not many people know how ancient frogs are. Scientists have traced...

The Fox and the Goat

The Fox and the Goat
Dabbu the fox was in a happy frame of mind. He had just made a hearty meal of the remains at King Lion's den after the great king had gone out for a stroll. The meal had been fresh deer and it was smacking good. If only luck like this shone upon him every day, thought Dabbu.Thinking such thoughts,...

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