Indoor Activities - WATCH

It's worth remembering that there are lots of programmes in RTE player, under the Science & Nature category and also RTE Jnr, which will interest kids of different ages. You could begin to watch an episode yourself and your kids may sit with you too. Use your own best judgement when choosing programmes for your children.

The Zoo - Family TV

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This fascinating series for animal lovers of all ages gives an incredible glimpse into life behind the scenes at Dublin Zoo.

Eco Eye - Family TV

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RTÉ’s long-running series Eco Eye, explores critical environmental issues impacting Ireland and abroad.

10 Things to Know About - Family TV

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an award-winning television series that showcases and celebrates the Irish science behind aspects of modern life.

The Octonauts - Cartoon

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The exotic creatures and locations that the crew encounter are based on real marine animals in their natural habitats. Age 4 - 8

Wild Kratts - Cartoon

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Help your child to become a creature adverturer like the Wild Kratts.

Planet Defenders - Kids Show

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Young filmmakers battling to save the planet tell their stories in brand new series Planet Defenders

Deadly 60 - Kids Show

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From tiger sharks to giant centipedes, funnel web spiders to the golden poison frog, Steve Backshall bravely tracks down the creatures that others spend a lifetime avoiding.

Dublin Zoo - Animal Webcams

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Watch the Dublin Zoo animals live, wherever you are.

Explore.Org - Animal Webcams

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Explore.org is the world's leading philanthropic live nature cam network and documentary film channel.

Make Me Genius - Youtube

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Enter a world of discovery with this super general knowledge series

Mystery Doug - US - Youtube

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Mystery Doug is a weekly video series for elementary teachers based entirely on questions that real students ask. It’s the perfect five-minute break for your morning meeting, snack time or any subject transitions.

Planet Earth - Documentary

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From tropical jungles to the icy plains of Antarctica - join us as we recount one of the most successful documentary series ever commissioned: Planet Earth.

Night on Earth - Documentary

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Across the globe we discover a hidden side to the world's greatest landscapes and animals.

Blue Planet & Blue Planet II - Documentary

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Discover the awesomeness of our Planet and how it's changing according to our livestyles.

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Wild Kids - Kids TV RTE Jnr

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Similar to Shutterbugs on RTE Jnr, this show brings kids into contact with the wildlife in Ireland

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