Characteristics of living things

An animation about how living things differ from things that are dead or have never lived.

Common characteristics of living things (clip compilation)

Common characteristics of living things - growth, movement, reproduction and eating.

Explanation - Growing seeds

Children grow seeds and then visit a farm to see radishes grown and harvested.

Food chains

All living organisms need food to survive.

Green plants and animals in the rainforest

The variety of green plants and animals in the rainforest.

How the changing seasons affects apple trees

How an apple tree survives during the different seasons.

Plants (clip compilation)

A compilation of beautiful images of plants from around the world.

Plants and animals around us (clip compilation)

The UK is home to a wide variety of plants and animals, both familiar and unfamiliar.

Plants are living things

How plants grow, move and reproduce in the plant house at Kew Gardens.

Runner bean plants growing

Footage of runner bean plants growing that has been sped up.

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