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Studio K Studio K From Home: Let's Do Something – Spoons

Tony teaches us all about his favourite musical instrument.
  • 2020
  • 00:02:58
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 04/06/2020

Studio K Studio K from Home: Unicorn Shuffle

Gary has a great new dance and he wants to show you how to do it!
  • 2020
  • 00:01:22
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 04/03/2020

Daisy & The Gumboot Kids Nature Weaving

Daisy is excited to make a DIY nature weaving after watching a spider weave a web. Daisy and the Gumboot Kids have fun weaving things they find in nature into their very own nature looms, just like the spider!
  • 2017
  • 00:03:22
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Daisy & The Gumboot Kids Willow Crowns

Daisy wants to wear something fun to her tea party with Scout and so she and the Gumboot Kids make a nature craft you can wear: a DIY willow branch crown! They have fun twisting willow branches into circles and then decorating them with wonderful flowers and leaves.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:22
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Chirp Chirp Happy

Jessie sings about baby birds as Scout and the Gumboot Kids find a robin’s nest up in a tree. Daisy shows off some bird-inspired dance moves.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Do the Bop Bop

Jessie teaches the Gumboot Kids how to do the Bop Bop Bunny Dance. Scout and Daisy get hopping too.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:36
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Frogs

Jessie sings about frogs while the Gumboot Kids show off some frog-like leaping. Scout meets a frog friend at the pond. Daisy dances to the music.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:57
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Birds of a Feather

Jessie, the Gumboot Kids, Scout and Daisy visit a farm and meet some fine feathered friends: Chickens!
  • 2017
  • 00:02:36
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids I Love Tulips

Jessie sings about her favourite flowers, tulips! Daisy, Scout and the Gumboot Kids explore a farm and discover a splendid tulip garden.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:48
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/25/2020

CBC Kids News Film about deadly shooting aims to make life safer for Indigenous kids

Tasha Hubbard, a Cree documentary filmmaker and mother, is touring a new film with the hope that it will help make Canada a safer place for Indigenous kids. Her film nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up — the Cree title is pronounced NEE-pa-wista-MAA-sowin — is about the controversial death of Colten Boushie in 2016. The 22-year-old man from Red Pheasant First ...
  • 2019
  • 00:04:01
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/24/2020

CBC Kids News Regina boy makes movie about fighting depression

Roman Fehr thought the short film he made about depression would be a school project that he submitted and quickly forgot about. Instead, it seems to have struck a chord. The 90-second animated video, called Overcoming the Darkness, is about a person who gets the help he needs to fight off depression. In the two weeks since the 13-year-old from Regina ...
  • 2019
  • 00:03:20
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/23/2020

CBC Docs POV Margaret Atwood: Encounters

Margaret Atwood’s work has arguably never been more relevant than it is today. Readers are turning to it as they face the rise of authoritarian politics, rapidly evolving technologies and the slow-motion disaster of climate change. Nearly two million people follow Atwood’s early-morning tweets. The success of the television adaptation of her novel The Handmaid’s Tale has made Atwood even more of ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/26/2020

News in Review - January 2020 Maestro Fresh Wes: Canadian Hip Hop History

Wes Williams, better known to many as Maestro Fresh Wes, is often called the Godfather of Canadian hip hop. He sprang on to the music scene in 1989 with the release of his song “Let Your Backbone Slide" from debut album Symphony in Effect. It was the first rap single certified Gold in Canada. In 2019, this groundbreaking anthem became the ...
  • 2020
  • 00:11:36
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/13/2020

Andrew Marr's History of the World Leonardo da Vinci

In Europe, the Renaissance takes place, with Leonardo Da Vinci demonstrating a new way of thinking and painting the world famous ‘The Last Supper’.
  • 2012
  • 00:08:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/27/2020

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Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Stars

Sparkle and shine! Jessie and the Gumboot Kids look up into the night sky to celebrate the bright, beautiful stars.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:10
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/04/2019

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Winterful Day

Jessie, the Gumboot Kids, Scout and Daisy celebrate the winter—sledding, building snowmen and playing in the snow.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:26
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/04/2019

Jessie & The Gumboot Kids Echo

Jessie and the Gumboot Kids investigate the sound of an echo and Jessie sings about the power of kind words.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:29
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 12/04/2019

Documentary The Instrument Bank

The Instrument Bank follows the country’s most gifted violinists and cellists over the course of the 2009 Canada Council for the Arts’ Musical Instrument Bank Competition. The musicians compete to get their hands on the world’s greatest stringed instruments, valued at more than $27 million. The relationship between musician and instrument and the intense work ethic required to make one a ...
  • 2011
  • 00:47:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 10/04/2019

Studio K Everybody Sings a Thank You Song

Tony, Janaye, Victor, Gary, Cottonball and Mr Orlando sing about all the things they are thankful for.
  • 2017
  • 00:02:04
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/05/2019

Wave World Can a singer smash a glass using sound waves?

Jon Chase challenges young opera singers in Cardiff to smash glasses with their voices. After measuring the natural frequency of the glass, can the singers match it with enough power to smash it? The results are spectacular slowed down 300 times. Smashing things with sound waves isn’t just for fun. In medicine, sound waves can smash painful, hard growths inside ...
  • 2015
  • 00:05:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/04/2019

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Cracking the Code Programming a webcam

Two young coders and science presenter Minna Kane meet an amateur photographer who uses a helium balloon to carry a Raspberry Pi computer, webcam and radio transmitter high enough to take pictures of the curve of the Earth. Dave holds the world record for the highest photograph ever taken by an amateur, and shows the children how he’s programmed a ...
  • 2013
  • 00:08:41
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 09/03/2019

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Wave World Using light waves to make an image

Reece McCready is an award-winning young photographer who specializes in portraits. Presenter Jon Chase joins him and his subject, Lola, to see how they use light waves. As Reece uses his camera and lighting gear, Jon follows exactly what happens to the light waves on their journey from light, to Lola, to camera. Jon investigates the two sorts of reflection ...
  • 2015
  • 00:04:54
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/03/2019

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Wave World What happens to sound waves when you record a song?

Jon Chase joins singer-songwriter Charlie-Anne Bradfield in the studio as she performs her song 'Butterfly'. As Charlie-Anne sings, Jon traces the path of the sound waves. He builds a large model to see how the sound waves travel through air. Jon's microphone made out of a plastic cup works just like the real one, turning sound into electrical waves. After ...
  • 2015
  • 00:05:14
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/03/2019

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Wave World How light makes the colours we see

Jon Chase is at Leeds College of Art. The art students here know a thing or two about colour, so they’re taking part in an experiment. Can they work out what happens when light reflects off paints of different colours? One team of students paints the words RED, GREEN and BLUE, in each of the colours, red, green and blue. ...
  • 2015
  • 00:04:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/03/2019

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The Secret Life of Canada Shout Out to Jackie Shane

Meet Jackie Shane, the singer and trailblazer who came to prominence during Toronto's bustling Yonge Street music scene during the '60s.View the Secret Life of Canada curriculum package
  • 2018
  • 00:03:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/03/2019