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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The Case of the Buzzing Sweet Maker
  • 2015
  • 00:04:36
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Buzzing Sweet Maker

After picking up a sweet treat from the farmers market, Scout sends the Gumboot Kids to explore a meadow that’s abuzz with activity.
  • Added on: 09/15/2016
The Case of the Disappearing Castle
  • 2015
  • 00:04:45
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Disappearing Castle

After returning home from a walk on the beach, Scout sends The Gumboot Kids to investigate the disappearance of a sandcastle.
  • Added on: 09/15/2016
The Case of the Flying Raincoat
  • 2015
  • 00:04:51
  • 5-8

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The Case of the Flying Raincoat New

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.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Four Legged Kid
  • 2015
  • 00:04:13
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Four Legged Kid

After visiting a neighbour's farm, Scout sends the Gumboot Kids to a barnyard to find an animal with hooves and horns. But where's the four legged kid?
  • Added on: 09/15/2016
The Case of the Hidden Snack
  • 2015
  • 00:04:02
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Hidden Snack

After harvesting tasty treats from his vegetable garden, Scout helps the Gumboot Kids discover a delicious snack that's hidden away.
  • Added on: 09/15/2016
The Case of the Polkadot Gardener
  • 2015
  • 00:04:44
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Polkadot Gardener

After a morning of pulling weeds and planting seeds, Scout gives the Gumboot Kids three clues to help them discover how a polkadot gardener helps his garden grow. The Gumboot Kids will have to work together to solve this nature mystery.
  • Added on: 09/15/2016
The Case of the Scattered Sketches
  • 2015
  • 00:04:32
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Scattered Sketches New

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.
  • Added on: 01/17/2017
The Case of the Soft Rock
  • 2015
  • 00:04:48
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Soft Rock New

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 ...
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Tiny Moving House
  • 2015
  • 00:04:39
  • 5-8

Scout & The Gumboot Kids
The Case of the Tiny Moving House New

With Scout's help, the Gumboot Kids follow a slimy trail that leads them to a tiny moving house. They learn that slowing down and being patient is sometimes the best way to get where you need to go. Nature Mystery Clues: shade, slime, shell. Mindful Moment: Move slowly and take your time when you’re exploring nature.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017
The Case of the Upside Down Smile
  • 2015
  • 00:04:50
  • 5-8

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

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.
  • Added on: 01/16/2017