Series: Science for Kids: Living World
Meet Holly the honey bee, a very busy bee with an important job to do! Sent by Quinnie the Queen Bee, Holly and her new friend Stanley, explore Scarecrow Plough whilst keeping an eye out for tasty nectar. Watch as they discover how farmers work sustainably to make our food, clothing and shelter. Show Less
Meet Billie, a lonely platypus that misses her family. Can Stanley the stick insect help her find her family? Together, Billie and Stanley wander around Platypus Creek, discovering the animals that live there. Watch Billie as she learns about different groups of animals, like birds and monotremes. Show Less
Join Maya as she makes lots of new friends like Stanley the stick insect and Katie the caterpillar. Have fun playing hide and seek together and learn to make amazing discoveries by looking carefully at the world around us.
Meet Maya the Plant Detective. Help her find clues to solve a very puzzling mystery: why are her plants sad? Discover that plants, animals and people all need things like water, food and air to stay alive and happy.
Join Maya and her friends as they feast on food from around the world. Learn how people from different countries use local plants and animals to make delicious meals, like Aboriginal bush tucker, Japanese sushi and Indian korma. Yum!
How do we make our food, clothes and homes? Many of these things are made from parts of plants and animals. Join Maya and discover how we make everyday items!
When Maya goes on holidays, Stanley the stick insect volunteers to looks after her veggie patch. Can he keep all the plants and animals healthy and happy? Join Stanley as he learns how to care for the garden!
Join Maya and her Uncle Greg as they travel through the Blue Mountains. They’re searching for an ancient Wollemi Pine tree! Learn how to identify the different parts of plants, like their leaves and roots. What do each of these parts do? Tag along with Maya and Uncle Greg to find out! Show Less
Explore the Australian bush with Maya and learn about some amazing plants and animals. What is the difference between a warm-blooded and a cold-blooded animal? What do all living things need to stay alive and happy? Watch now to find out!
Maya and Stanley the stick insect are exploring Platypus Creek. If Maya spots a platypus, then she can make a wish! Stanley is on the lookout, but there is a slight problem… He doesn’t know what a platypus looks like! Can you help Stanley identify all the animals in the creek? Show Less
One day, Maya and Stanley the stick insect bump into the Ugly Duckling. What will happen to the Ugly Duckling when she grows up? Discover how animals grow, change and give birth to little ones in this classic story.