Ivy's Plant Shop Classifying and grouping plants

An entertaining overview of how plants can easily be arranged according to their common features and characteristics. For example: plants with seeds (e.g. flowering plants and conifers) or without seeds (e.g. ferns and mosses). Teacher notes: You could bring in different variations of plants and get students to catogorize them using the information highlighted in the video. They could then ...
  • 2018
  • 00:03:04
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 09/04/2019

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News in Review - February 2021 Climate and Science: From Ocean Data to Geothermal Power

From the oceans to the Prairies, scientific research is underway to help Canada reach its climate goals. But even here COVID-19 has had an impact. The pandemic has left some oceanographers dry docked and that means important data that can only be researched on the waters is being missed. Meanwhile, over in the Prairies, one firm is going deep to ...
  • 2021
  • 00:16:00
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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Brain Games Compassion

This is a show about your brain and compassion. Through a series of interactive games and experiments, we'll explore your brain's capacity for compassion and question the motives behind both your selfless and selfish acts. And if you play along you'll discover if you're really born naughty, or nice. So get ready to empathize on Brain Games.
  • 2014
  • 00:21:43
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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The Nature of Things Conversations with Dolphins Classroom Favourites

What kind of intelligence is behind dolphin communication, and will humans one day be able to have a conversation with them? Scientists around the world are asking themselves the same questions. Over the decades the focus on dolphin research has changed from asking “how intelligent are dolphins?” to “how are dolphins intelligent?”
  • 2016
  • 00:43:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2017

Canadian Museum of Nature Danielle Fraser, paleontologist studying early mammals

Danielle Fraser is starting her career as a scientist. As a child she loved horses and nature, and as she moved along in her studies she got interested in studying fossils and mammal evolution.
  • 2018
  • 00:01:22
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/10/2020

CBC Kids News David Saint-Jacques unveils Canada’s best little inventors

Check out the best new inventions for space — by kids. It was an experience that was out of this world for Connor Brown and Amy Claerhout. Their unique inventions for space were chosen as the winners of the Canadian Space Agency’s contest called Little Inventors. They were announced by astronaut David Saint-Jacques from the International Space Station last week. ...
  • 2019
  • 00:02:28
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/20/2020

Do or Die Deadly Mudslide

On this episode of Do or Die, strive to stay alive when you get caught in a stampede of over-anxious shoppers. Escape from two snarling German Shepherds bent on tearing you to shreds. And think fast when a mudslide overtakes your car. Do you have what it takes to survive these Do or Die disasters?
  • 2013
  • 00:21:55
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Deadly Ocean Pull

On this episode of Do or Die, swim for your life as an ocean current sucks you down into the abyss. Escape from a burning five-story apartment building by hanging precariously from a window ledge. And take cover on the tracks as a thundering locomotive passes just inches above your head. Life comes at you fast. Do you have what it ...
  • 2013
  • 00:21:41
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Do or Die Deadly Rapids

On this episode of Do or Die, free yourself from a deadly vortex that traps unsuspecting kayakers. Try to stay cool as you race for your life against a highway wildfire. And fall from the sky as a bizarre weather phenomenon sends your single-engine airplane plummeting to earth. Would you know how to survive these Do or Die moments?
  • 2013
  • 00:21:57
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/04/2016

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Lion Ranger Death in the Kingdom

A hyena cub is introduced to the nursery, its time to operate on a majestic male, tragedy strikes at the Kingdom, and cheeky new arrivals win over a lonely lion cub.
  • 2010
  • 00:45:00
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/29/2016

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