The world is changing rapidly, as evidenced by these once-beloved interests of kids that have gone by the wayside within the past ten years.
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Thin, colorful bracelets made of rubber, Silly Bandz were all the rage in 2009. Kids snapped up the various shapes with abandon (dogs, pigs, cats—heck, there were even Justin Bieber-themed varieties). In 2019 you'll be hard-pressed to find Silly Bandz in any elementary school classroom. Brush up on this pop culture trivia people always get wrong before your next game night.
Yo Gabba Gabba
A decade ago, toddlers and preschoolers were all in when it came to Yo Gabba Gabba, a dare we say trippy children's show airing on Nickelodeon in the United States. A mix of live-action and puppetry with a ton of music and dancing thrown in, little ones couldn't get enough of DJ Lance Rock, Muno, Foofoo, Brobee, Toodoo, and Plex. However, all good things must come to an end and the series ceased production in 2015.
What Kids Did a Decade Ago That They Don't Do Anymore, Source:https://www.rd.com/culture/kids-did-a-decade-ago-they-dont-do-anymore/