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The Magic School Bus Rides Again, Season 1, Episode 1

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Let’s Watch The Magic School Bus Rides Again

Did you watch The Magic School Bus when you were a kid? I loved The Magic School Bus and I am so excited to see that Netflix decided to revitalize the show with a Netflix Original series called The Magic School Bus Rides Again. I love any show or movie that can also be educational, so this series will definitely be covered in my worksheets. If you are a Netflix subscriber, you should already have access to this series. If not, you can also purchase episodes or seasons on Amazon Prime.

Season 1, Episode 1 (S1, E1)

The first season’s first episode introduces topics such as ecosystems, invasive species, and the Galápagos Islands. This worksheet is not a language arts one, but my first science worksheet for this site. Enjoy!

The FREE worksheets for kids for this episode reviews the following concepts:

  • Individual
  • Population
  • Community
  • Ecosystem
  • Invasive species
  • Galápagos Islands
  • Handwriting

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Free PDF Worksheets: The Magic School Bus Rides Again, Season 1 Episode 1

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These free worksheets for kids are free for personal, non-commercial use only.

Suggested Follow-Up Activities for The Magic School Bus Rides Again

Here are some related follow-up activities or other items that may be helpful and/or fun when you read the book.

  1. Read the book version of this episode.
    • If you would like to read the book version of the Netflix Originals episode, then you’re in luck! This book, The Attack of the Plants, is based on the episode covered in this worksheet set. Just FYI, these books are chapter books. Recommended for grades 1-3.
  2. Check out this narrative nonfiction story about the Galápagos Islands.
    • Looking for more books about the Galápagos Islands? This book is a beautifully illustrated story about the islands. This is a great scientific narrative nonfiction that children can both learn from and enjoy. Recommended for grades 1-2.
  3. Try your hand at a Magic School Bus STEM kit.
    • If you are a Magic School Bus fan, then you probably already know that incorporating it into your homeschool is a great idea. They actually has several different kinds of educational STEM kits for ages five and up. These STEM kits are developed by a team of Harvard graduates, scientists, and educators. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
  4. Take a virtual class! If you’re new to Outschool, here’s my referral link! You can get $20 towards your first class.

Suggested Videos after The Magic School Bus Rides Again

Here are some videos that you might find helpful. You can watch the video before or after completing the worksheets.

  1. The Galápagos Islands are a Pristine Paradise by National Geographic
    • This video by the National Geographic YouTube channel gives a short introduction to the beautiful Galápagos Islands.
  2. Invasive Species by the Entomological Society of America
    • This short video uses a quick fictional story to explain the concept of invasive species and the impact they can have on ecosystems.

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