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 Tiny Moving House

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.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:39
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/16/2017

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.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:02
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/15/2016

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.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:44
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/15/2016

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.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:45
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/15/2016

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?
  • 2015
  • 00:04:13
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/15/2016

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.
  • 2015
  • 00:04:36
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/15/2016