Thunder crashes, lightning flashes across the sky, and a twisty tower of wind dances in the distance. These extreme storms are powerful, beautiful, and a thrill to watch. We created these topics for older children with an interest in devastating forces of nature. In Jellies they can watch thunderstorms, volcanoes, hurricanes, and tornadoes in action and learn all about the science behind them. When they’re ready to calm down from all the excitement, they can sit back and relax with some fun and soothing videos of rainbows.
Crash! Boom! Lightning streaks through the clouds followed by a loud clap of thunder. Learn how to tell how far away a thunderstorm is by its lightning and thunder alone, and study the reasons why thunderstorms form in the first place. This topic is perfect for kids age 6 and up. Look for Thunderstorms in the Jellies app. Here’s one of our favorite videos from this Jellies topic:
What causes plumes of smoke and ash to explode into the sky? What’s the difference between magma and lava? Learn the answers to these questions and see active volcanoes in action in this exciting playlist. This topic is perfect for kids age 6 and up. Look for Volcanoes in the Jellies app. Here’s one of our favorite videos from this Jellies topic:
Hurricanes and Tornadoes
Hurricanes and tornadoes oh my! Fascinating, and sometimes scary, these storms are definitely attention getters. But what makes a tornado spin so fast? And how does a hurricane get its name? Learn about these wet and windy forces of nature. This topic is perfect for kids age 6 and up. Look for Hurricanes and Tornadoes in the Jellies app. Here’s one of our favorite videos from this Jellies topic:
What’s hidden on the other side of a rainbow? Watch this colorful playlist to find out! These videos feature brilliant and beautiful rainbows from all over. Tune in to drive and even fly through a rainbow to try for that pot of gold at the end! This topic is perfect for kids age 2 and up. Look for Rainbows in the Jellies app. Here’s one of our favorite videos from this Jellies topic:
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Jellies provides a safe, curated environment for your children to watch kids videos. We review all videos to make sure they are appropriate, fun, interesting, and educational for children. You can help by contacting us with topic ideas you’d like to see included in the Jellies app. Reach us on Facebook and Twitter. You can also keep an eye on the Jellies blog for more parenting resources or check out our FAQs for guidance on how to use Jellies.