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Nature, Science, and the Environment (25/26)

This is also part of this series: This is Daniel Cook - Season II (13)

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Grade Level: JK-Gr3
Producer: marblemedia/Sinking Ship
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 30 mins
Country of Origin: Canada
Study Guide: Online See Link Below

Copyright Date: 2005
Available in French: No

THIS IS DANIEL COOK AT A RECYCLING PLANT --- Daniel Cook learns the importance of recycling when he visits a recycling depot. Daniel learns how to sort recyclables into different categories and watches the process as old newspapers are broken down and recycled into new paper.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK LEARNING ABOUT BUTTERFLIES --- Daniel Cook gets to get up and close to hundreds of butterflies when he visits a butterfly conservatory. Daniel tours the conservatory before helping the curator release a new batch of day-old butterflies.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK AT A WATERFALL --- Daniel Cook visits Niagara Falls! Daniel learns how much water goes over the falls when he takes a boat ride to the base of the falls.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK ON AN ECO-ADVENTURE --- Daniel Cook is going on an eco adventure! Daniel learns how eco adventures help the environment by not disrupting it as he walks from treetop to treetop.

THIS IS DANIEL COOK STUDYING ROCKS --- Daniel Cook learns about all the different types of rocks that exist when he goes rock collecting with a geologist. On his expedition, Daniel finds crystals, rocks with fossils in them and the perfect skipping stone.

Awards: At the 2005 Act Awards of Excellence, This is Daniel Cook won the following awards: Grand Prize Best Program All Categories; Award of Excellence All Genres; Award of Excellence Best Website; Emerging Talent Award to marblemedia’s Mark Bishop and Matt Hornburg; 2005 Geminis - Nominated for best pre school program or series; Best Direction in a children’s or youth program or series; Best Performance in a children’s or youth program or series.

Links: http://www.thisisdanielcook.com (children’s interactive site);

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