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Mr Scott

Let's Explore with Mr. Scott

Simply explore to discover more!

This short-segment series encourages children to ask questions, try different ways of using materials, and have new experiences with a focus on nature. Explore with Mr. Scott presents parents and caregivers with easy, inexpensive, or free ways to interact with children to help them discover the wonders surrounding them—whether it be a new way to look at trees or a fun new way to spell their names.

Whether at home or in preschool, children get excited and enjoy getting involved in activities and experience the "engagement" that is such an important foundation for learning. Segments are available to watch online. Watch now

Exploration Kit

Activity Sheets

Mr. Scott Goes Exploring


City Nature Walk

Featured Segments

Find other segments and exploration fun on our YouTube web page.

BBQ Challenge

Cup Arch


Tape Mosaic

Drop Races

Bug Hotel


Sounds of Nature

Bird Friendly Windows


Small Spaces


Moon Shadows

Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott
Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott
Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott
Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott
Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott
Kids Exploring with Mr. Scott

About Mr. Scott

As a former Lead Teacher at Illinois State University Child Care Center and Western Illinois University Infant and Preschool Center, Scott Brouette created a safe, caring and educational environment for young children.

Scott received an Associate of Arts Degree from Moraine Valley Community College and has earned Bachelor of Science Degrees in Psychology, Mass Communication and Early Childhood Education from Illinois State University. He holds a Master's Degree in Elementary Education and a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Museum Studies from Western Illinois University. Most recently, Scott was the Assistant Director for Western Illinois University-Quad Cities Student Affairs. Currently, Mr. Scott resides in Puerto Rico.

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