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Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Beaver's Tail

Where is one of the oldest expanses of rock in the world upon which you can actually eat a beaver tail? Jaxon and Song report the beaver tail eating crime to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, and in doing so, find the party at last!
  • 2017
  • 00:05:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/11/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Longest Tooth

What animal has the longest left front tooth in the world? In snowshoes, Jaxon and Song tiptoe past a polar bear in search of the animal with the longest left front tooth. Their search takes them to the Innuitians.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:01
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery Bergy Bits and Growlers

Where will you find bergy bits and growlers? Jaxon and Song narrowly miss a hoodoo as they hunt for the answer to this riddle. They end on the coast of Hudson’s Bay.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Breadbasket

What giant breadbasket has no bread in it? To solve this, Jaxon and Song go bronco riding at the Stampede and end up in the prairies.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Palm Tree

What, from up above, looks like a palm tree waving in the wind but is actually flat and filled with water? This adventure takes Jaxon and Song for a rocket ride over the Great Lakes.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:01
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Sunrise

You see sunrises every morning, but where do you have to stand to see the very first one in Canada? Hunting for the solution to this riddle takes Jaxon and Song on an iceberg slide.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:01
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/10/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Raven

Where can they find a raven that soars, but never moves? The adventure takes Jaxon and Song over the Capilano Suspension Bridge and to the land of the Haida to find the answer.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/22/2017

Jaxon and Song’s Maple Mystery The Invitation

When one giant sized maple leaf lands in front of Jaxon and Song, it issues an invitation to the biggest birthday party ever. The only thing they have to do is figure out who, what, where and when.
  • 2017
  • 00:05:00
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/21/2017

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

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

The Nature of Things Down to Earth

The program examines a number of outdoor education programs, such as Hood Ecologic, an inner-city environmental group that was started by four young students and Children of the Earth, the first native school in Canada to try to integrate traditional native teachings with academic course work. Children have much to teach us about maintaining a sense of wonder and respect ...
  • 1994
  • 00:45:53
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 06/14/2013