Scout & The Gumboot Kids

Scout & the Gumboot Kids invites children to experience the wonders of nature. In each episode, Scout, an eccentric mouse, devises a nature mystery for a group of real-life diverse Canadian children. The series not only inspires kids to get outside but gives them ideas about how to engage with nature once they are there. A key element of the show is the concept of mindfulness.

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Episodes

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Crunchy Carpet New

Scout discovers a crunchy carpet on his walk and asks the Gumboot Kids to figure out what on earth it could be.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/28/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Giant Fruit New

Scout gives the Gumboot Kids three clues to uncover the mystery of a fruit that can weigh more than a horse!
  • 2017
  • 00:05:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/28/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Wooden Timekeeper New

While on his walk, Scout discovers something in nature that can tell us how old it is. What could it be?
  • 2017
  • 00:05:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/28/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Growing Bird Feeder

Scout sends the Gumboot Kids to a garden to find a bird feeder that grows as he waters it.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/27/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Vanishing Caterpillar

When Scout misplaces his caterpillar friend, it’s up to the Gumboot Kids to put the clues together and find him again.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/27/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Story Rock

While in a valley, Scout unearths a story rock and sends the Gumboot Kids to figure out what it is. After putting the clues together, the Gumboot Kids discover that nature has marvellous stories to share if they’re willing to dig for it!
  • 2018
  • 00:05:01
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 05/27/2019

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Scattered Sketches

The Gumboot Kids help Scout to investigate what caused his sketches to scatter all over the floor. They'll have to use their ears and listen carefully to solve this nature mystery. Nature Mystery Clues: kite, dandelion, chime. Mindful Moment: Use your ears to listen to the wind.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:32
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/17/2017

Scout & The Gumboot Kids - ` The Case of the Flying Raincoat

Inspired by a walk in the rain, Scout gives the Gumboot Kids three clues to help them discover how one of our feathered friends keeps dry. The Gumboot Kids learn to observe the weather and to dress properly for any nature adventure. Nature Mystery Clues: pond, feather, the letter "V." Mindful Moment: Observe the weather; dress for the weather.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:51
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/16/2017

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Soft Rock

After finding a comfy place to rest after a long nature walk, Scout sends the Gumboot Kids to a forest to find out how something wet and spongy can make a rock soft. As they work to solve the mystery they discover that the forest is full of different texture. Nature Mystery Clues: forest, wet, spongy. Mindful Moment: Nature is ...
  • 2015
  • 00:04:48
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/16/2017

Scout & The Gumboot Kids The Case of the Upside Down Smile

Scout spots an upside down smile through his window on a rainy day, and sends the Gumboot Kids to investigate what it could be. Nature Mystery Clues: sky, sunshine, rain. Mindful Moment: Looking at things from different points of view gives you new perspectives.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:50
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/16/2017