KidChatteroo.com was one of the winners in the first round of the Innovator Showdown. This year's programs were without exception outstanding programs. The KidChatteroo.com program has been around for a few years and is a fully developed application.
I don't have any children at home, but I do relate to the loss of these precious opportunities. You might want to watch the video and get some good ideas about involving your children in preserving part of their own heritage.