Takes young viewers on exciting excursions into the wondrous worlds of science and nature.Fast-paced, entertaining and enlightening series that makes everything, from apes to future travel to bird-eating spiders, definitely COOL! Captivating content for elementary-aged students to learn about the world and beyond, all in the classroom!The Nature Series features the functions and reactions of the human body, the effects of food, and the most interesting creatures and their habits, including the world's most endangered species.Quirky Animals!
Some animals have odd and unique behaviors, including selective dietary preferences, sleeping patterns, mating practices and reproductive activities. Koalas sleep up to 20 hours in a day and eat only one type of plant leaf. There are camels with more than one hump. Have you ever seen a zookeeper try to clean the bottom of an elephant's foot? Did you know that penguins can swim up to 18 minutes underwater, and that orangutans enjoy wearing human clothing? These and many other quirky animal facts are uncovered. Grades 2-6. 23 minutes.