BBC Learning Zone Clips

CLIP 10629


Key Info
  • Hedgehogs
  • Duration: 02:20
  • Two girls show us the hedgehogs in their garden, explaining that the creatures sleep in the day and come out at night. They watch a film of the hedgehogs at night, which describes them and tells us that they like to eat beetles, slugs and earthworms. This Green Balloon Club clip is published as part of the CBeebies website. For more clips and resources from the programme go to Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Early Years Foundation


    Knowledge and Understanding: The Living World

  • Keywords: hedgehog, night, nocturnal, hibernation, garden, nature, wildlife, cbeebies
Ideas for use in class
  • As a focus for talking to, and with others, about the exploration, investigation and identification of living things, in the natural environment and specifically hedgehogs and their lifestyle. Would be suitable for KS1 Science - Living things and their environment, variation and classification,humans and other animals.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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