France's "national razor"
1:21

France's "national razor"

Clip from The French Revolution

Modern history

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The guillotine, introduced to France in 1789 by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, became France's preferred method of execution until the abolishment of capital punishment in 1981.

The guillotine, introduced to France in 1789 by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, became France's preferred method of execution until the abolishment of capital punishment in 1981.

MRI scan shows internal fat
1:22

MRI scan shows internal fat

Clip from 10 Things You Need To Know About

Health and PE

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Michael Mosley gets an MRI scan to see how much internal fat he has. It's not good news.

Michael Mosley gets an MRI scan to see how much internal fat he has. It's not good news.

Judith Wright short biography
1:22

Judith Wright short biography

Clip from IOU: Judith Wright

English

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Listen to a reading of Judith Wright's For New England, after reviewing archival images of her childhood, revealing her affinity for the natural environment.

Listen to a reading of Judith Wright's For New England, after reviewing archival images of her childhood, revealing her affinity for the natural environment.

Why was there a referendum in 1967?
1:22

Why was there a referendum in 1967?

Clip from Vote Yes For Aborigines

Civics and citizenship

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7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution ...

Many people think the 1967 referendum was about giving Aboriginal people the vote, this clip explains why that is a common misconception. What changes to the constitution were being proposed in the 1967 referendum? Why did the British feel it was not important to include the Aboriginal people in the constitution? What latin term did the British settlers use to describe the land of Australia? What is a census?

The Final Quarter: Goodes booed by AFL fans
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The Final Quarter: Goodes booed by AFL fans

Clip from The Final Quarter

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
9-10
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The 2015 AFL season commences and the booing of Adam Goodes continues. Discussion points: Discuss with a partner how you would feel if you were persistently targeted by a ...

The 2015 AFL season commences and the booing of Adam Goodes continues. Discussion points: Discuss with a partner how you would feel if you were persistently targeted by a group of people over and over again. Does Goodes have a right to be upset or should he accept it as part of the game?

What ice does to the brain and body
1:25

What ice does to the brain and body

Clip from Ice Wars

Health and PE

9-10
Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)Classification: Mature Accompanied (15+)
This video has closed captioning
Contains images of drugs. Shows how ice works in the brain and how it becomes addictive.

Contains images of drugs. Shows how ice works in the brain and how it becomes addictive.

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque
1:26

Tile work at Iran's Shah Mosque

Clip from The Silk Road

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

Sam Willis visits Iran's Shah Mosque, where he discusses how a new method of tile production time sped up construction of the building.

The Computer
1:28

The Computer

Clip from 101 Inventions That Changed The World

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Explains when it was invented, what a computer is, and the history of its invention.

Explains when it was invented, what a computer is, and the history of its invention.

Druid divination spoons
1:28

Druid divination spoons

Clip from Lost Worlds

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Miranda Green who demonstrates how druids may have used divination spoons to tell the future.

Neil Oliver meets archaeologist Miranda Green who demonstrates how druids may have used divination spoons to tell the future.

Spectacular dust storms on Mars
1:29

Spectacular dust storms on Mars

Clip from Weirdest Weather in the Universe

Earth and environment

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Mars has an extremely low atmospheric pressure leading to dust storms that cover the entire planet for months - and 'dust devils' that are a kilometre high.

Mars has an extremely low atmospheric pressure leading to dust storms that cover the entire planet for months - and 'dust devils' that are a kilometre high.

Child labour in Victorian England
1:31

Child labour in Victorian England

Clip from Michael Mosley: Queen Victoria's Slum

Ethical understanding

7-8
9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
Indulging children is a relatively modern concept. In 1870s England, children were needed to work from sun up to sun down.

Indulging children is a relatively modern concept. In 1870s England, children were needed to work from sun up to sun down.

A career as a helicopter pilot
1:32

A career as a helicopter pilot

Clip from Going Places With Ernie Dingo

Personal and social capability

7-8
9-10
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Nautilus Aviation's Jenna Ryan discusses her career change from primary school teacher to helicopter pilot, and how she approached the challenge.

Nautilus Aviation's Jenna Ryan discusses her career change from primary school teacher to helicopter pilot, and how she approached the challenge.

Oseberg ship and the Viking afterlife
1:34

Oseberg ship and the Viking afterlife

Clip from The Vikings

Religious studies

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11-12
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Neil Oliver visits Norway's Oseberg ship (c 800 AD) and learns what the artefact reveals about how the Vikings' viewed the afterlife.

Neil Oliver visits Norway's Oseberg ship (c 800 AD) and learns what the artefact reveals about how the Vikings' viewed the afterlife.

Ancient Chinese numbers
1:36

Ancient Chinese numbers

Clip from The Story Of Maths

Mathematics

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Marcus du Sautoy reveals the Ancient Chinese number system and how their method of calculating figures was very different to they're way of writing them.

Marcus du Sautoy reveals the Ancient Chinese number system and how their method of calculating figures was very different to they're way of writing them.

Cool space inventions
1:36

Cool space inventions

Clip from History Hunters

Science

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Lots of everyday products and gadgets were invented by NASA to help their astronauts in space.

Lots of everyday products and gadgets were invented by NASA to help their astronauts in space.

Bangarra artistic director reveals creative process
1:37

Bangarra artistic director reveals creative process

Clip from Creative Minds

Dance

9-10
11-12
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
Stephen Page reveals the creative process behind his work with the Bangarra Dance Theatre.

Stephen Page reveals the creative process behind his work with the Bangarra Dance Theatre.

Coping with the grief and loss after the Lockerbie tragedy
1:38

Coping with the grief and loss after the Lockerbie tragedy

Clip from The Lockerbie Bombing

Ethical understanding

11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Families of the Lockerbie victims reveal the grief and shock of losing their loved ones to terrorism.

Families of the Lockerbie victims reveal the grief and shock of losing their loved ones to terrorism.

Breaking out - meet Sam Best
1:39

Breaking out - meet Sam Best

Clip from Australian Story

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
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This video has closed captioning
This clip introduces us to Sam, an adolescent with autism who underwent huge personal progression after a trip to Africa.

This clip introduces us to Sam, an adolescent with autism who underwent huge personal progression after a trip to Africa.