Li'l Doc

Designed for children aged 6 to 9, Li'l Doc is a series of practical-but-humorous medical videos that explain the causes and symptoms of several minor and major health problems.

Episodes

Li'l Doc Ear infections

In this episode, Li'l Doc explains the role of microbes in causing two types of ear infections. For Geeko, though, it all falls on deaf ears!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Epilepsy

Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how misfiring messages between our brains and our bodies can trigger an epileptic seizure.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Colour blindness

Why don’t we all see the same colours? Li'l Doc and Geeko tell us how a disorder affecting certain eye cells can prevent us from seeing some or all colours, or cause us to get them mixed up.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Asthma

Why do the airways of people with asthma react poorly to certain triggers in the air? Li'l Doc and Geeko have all the answers.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Chicken pox

What are those small red spots on your skin? In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko tell us all about VZV, a very contagious virus! 
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc The autism spectrum

In this episode, Li'l Doc and Geeko show us what happens when our brain is overloaded by receiving too many messages at the same time from our body.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc ADHD

Want to know what ADHD is all about? Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how some brains work differently, making it difficult for people to concentrate or remain still.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/08/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Constipation

Do you get enough fibre in your diet? Li'l Doc and Geeko explain how the digestive system works and the unpleasant effects you may feel when it goes off-kilter. 
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/06/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc Plantar warts

Li'l Doc and Geeko introduce us to VPH, the virus that creates a little dry bump on the surface of the skin.
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/06/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]

Li'l Doc The difference between the flu and the common cold

Join Li'l Doc and Geeko to find out how the human body defends itself when it is attacked by these two very different types of virus!
  • 2019
  • 00:02:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 10/06/2020

Teacher Guide(s)

  • How to Use Video Effectively in the Classroom [.pdf]