Science KS1 / KS2: Stoats playing in the wild

Stoats playing outside in the wild and interacting with each other.

The clip also shows how they use and move around the habitat in which they live.

This clip is from the series Wonders of Nature.

Teacher Notes

This clip could be used in the classroom or in an assembly as a way of starting a conversation or as inspiration for artwork, poems or stories.

Questions and tasks could include:

  • Look at the stoats playing together - describe what you see.
  • Imagine you are a stoat - "what might you do to protect yourself from danger?
  • How can you use the woodland outside to help you?"

Curriculum Notes

This clip will be relevant for teaching Science at KS1 and KS2 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland or First and Second Level in Scotland.