Bug out with critter catchers that let your child get up close and personal with ants, fireflies, and other creatures.
Help him look the part in The Backyard Explorer Role Play Costume Set from Melissa and Doug; personalize the vest for $2 extra. 3 to 6 years, $30
This Bug Catcher from Dollar General has a top built like a pair of binoculars so your budding biologist can get an extreme close-up. 4 years+, $2.50
This Insect Lore Watch-A-Bug wearable dome keeps an insect find close at hand. 4 years+, $5
Suck up ants, observe them, then release them unharmed with this Nat Geo Anteater Bug Vac from Uncle Milton. 5 years+, $20