Friendship, family and feeling left out
9:16

Friendship, family and feeling left out

Clip from Hating Alison Ashley

Personal and Social Capability

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Alison upsets Erica by insulting the low academic and social standards of her high school. Later, Alison visits Erica at home and meets her family. Erica, embarrassed by her ...

Alison upsets Erica by insulting the low academic and social standards of her high school. Later, Alison visits Erica at home and meets her family. Erica, embarrassed by her family and social position, invents stories about their "real" lives. Alison plays along. Erica walks Alison home but on the way is ditched by Alison for her other friends.

Class, opportunities and dreams
5:17

Class, opportunities and dreams

Clip from Eddie the Eagle

Personal and Social Capability

5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Eddie Edwards, an aspiring Olympian and downhill skier, is told he won't be selected for the 1988 Calgary Olympics. Eddie's father tries to convince him to get a skill and ...

Eddie Edwards, an aspiring Olympian and downhill skier, is told he won't be selected for the 1988 Calgary Olympics. Eddie's father tries to convince him to get a skill and earn a living instead. The social and economic divide between the wealthy and the working class is made apparent. That evening, with a little encouragement from his mother and an old poster, Eddie decides to take up ski jumping instead. Eddie visits the British Olympics Association to discuss qualifying.

Perseverance, acceptance and personal growth
9:59

Perseverance, acceptance and personal growth

Clip from Hating Alison Ashley

Personal and Social Capability

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
On opening night Lennie Grubb gives Erica a pep talk, persuading her to continue with the play. After sorting out the props she is sent back to her dorm by Ms Belmont where ...

On opening night Lennie Grubb gives Erica a pep talk, persuading her to continue with the play. After sorting out the props she is sent back to her dorm by Ms Belmont where she finds a hardcopy of her play complied by Alison. She realises all she has missed and goes back to watch the final act. Alison invites her on stage to accept the applause. Erica realises what she has to do and goes outside to find Alison.

Migration and the great escape
8:56

Migration and the great escape

Clip from Fly Away Home

Personal and Social Capability

F
1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
The family begin preparing for the migration south and training the geese. Igor, with a little extra encouragement, manages flight but gets into an accident and goes down in ...

The family begin preparing for the migration south and training the geese. Igor, with a little extra encouragement, manages flight but gets into an accident and goes down in the forest. While looking for Igor, Glen the game warden steals the rest of the flock. Amy, Thomas, Barry and David plot an elaborate escape for the birds, and begin their migration early.

Springboks tour Mandela's prison
4:03

Springboks tour Mandela's prison

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Francois Pienaar learns of Mandela's experience at Robben Island and president recites Invictus poem.

Francois Pienaar learns of Mandela's experience at Robben Island and president recites Invictus poem.

'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school
5:08

'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school

Clip from Dead Poets Society

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
John Keating reveals a very different teaching style in the boys' first English class for the semester, where he encourages his students to "seize the day". This clip captures ...

John Keating reveals a very different teaching style in the boys' first English class for the semester, where he encourages his students to "seize the day". This clip captures a memorable scene from the movie that could be used as a conversation starter about pursuing life’s opportunities.

The Computer
1:28

The Computer

Clip from 101 Inventions That Changed The World

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: 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.

Recognising that people have the power to change their nature
2:30

Recognising that people have the power to change their nature

Clip from The Boxtrolls

Personal and social capability

5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Eggs realises, with the help of his father that he created the person he is and he tries to encourage the boxtrolls to have courage to change and not be scared.

Eggs realises, with the help of his father that he created the person he is and he tries to encourage the boxtrolls to have courage to change and not be scared.

Chihiro and her family move away
1:01

Chihiro and her family move away

Clip from Spirited Away

Personal and Social Capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Chihiro lies pouting on the back seat of her parents' car, adamant not to enjoy or participate in the experience of moving away from home. Chihiro displays her fear and ...

Chihiro lies pouting on the back seat of her parents' car, adamant not to enjoy or participate in the experience of moving away from home. Chihiro displays her fear and uncertainty as annoyance.

Migration, habits and development
7:50

Migration, habits and development

Clip from Fly Away Home

Personal and Social Capability

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3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Amy makes the last leg of the journey alone. Meanwhile, at the North Carolina sanctuary, a crowd of environmentalists protest the imminent destruction of the marshes. Knowing ...

Amy makes the last leg of the journey alone. Meanwhile, at the North Carolina sanctuary, a crowd of environmentalists protest the imminent destruction of the marshes. Knowing Amy is due to arrive that day, naturalist Dr Killan blocks a bulldozer. The crowd cheers as Amy and the flock arrive, effectively teaching the birds to migrate and saving the habitat from development. The journey of the geese also symbolises Amy's journey through loss, migration, accepting her new family.

Loss, family and migration
9:08

Loss, family and migration

Clip from Fly Away Home

Personal and Social Capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Amy Alden recovers from a car accident, waking up to find that her mother has died and her father, Thomas, is there to take her to Canada. When Amy arrives in Canada she ...

Amy Alden recovers from a car accident, waking up to find that her mother has died and her father, Thomas, is there to take her to Canada. When Amy arrives in Canada she learns that her estranged father is an eccentric sculptor, inventor and ultra-light aircraft pioneer. Thomas' character is based on Canadian inventor and sculpture Bill Lishman and his work with naturalist Bill Carrick. The opening scene symbolises the journey of the geese Amy adopts.

Florida man swallowed by sinkhole
6:51

Florida man swallowed by sinkhole

Clip from Horizon

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Jeremy Bush, Janell Wicker Wheeler and Douglas Duvall recount the moment Jeff Bush fell through a sinkhole when the earth opened up under his bedroom in Florida.

Jeremy Bush, Janell Wicker Wheeler and Douglas Duvall recount the moment Jeff Bush fell through a sinkhole when the earth opened up under his bedroom in Florida.

Mandela unites nation around Springboks
8:25

Mandela unites nation around Springboks

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Mandela moves to unite South Africa around the Springboks, a symbol of oppression.

Mandela moves to unite South Africa around the Springboks, a symbol of oppression.

Springboks face All Blacks haka after anthems
6:52

Springboks face All Blacks haka after anthems

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
South Africans are united by national anthem and Springboks face All Blacks haka.

South Africans are united by national anthem and Springboks face All Blacks haka.

Brothers working together
4:13

Brothers working together

Clip from Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Personal and social capability

5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Greg and Rodrick put their differences aside to help each other clean up after having a party while their parents are out of town. While they do decide to work together, the ...

Greg and Rodrick put their differences aside to help each other clean up after having a party while their parents are out of town. While they do decide to work together, the motive of their actions is questionable.

Resilience, commitment and passion
6:40

Resilience, commitment and passion

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Ben teaches Li the chorography of the performance. Confident in Li, but concerned about overloading him, Ben tells Li they can cancel the show. Li is determined to learn the ...

Ben teaches Li the chorography of the performance. Confident in Li, but concerned about overloading him, Ben tells Li they can cancel the show. Li is determined to learn the piece. On opening night, Li freezes on stage, reflecting on his journey, his family, the Cultural Revolution, his old dance school, the arrest of teacher Chan and the parable his teacher told him about strength, courage and passion. Li begins his performance, dancing perfectly with his partner.

Racism, cultural appropriation and hypocrisy
6:20

Racism, cultural appropriation and hypocrisy

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
Li asks Ben about a word he was called in the street. Ben, protecting Li from the cruelty of racism, tells Li the official meaning. Elizabeth and Li go to the movies and a ...

Li asks Ben about a word he was called in the street. Ben, protecting Li from the cruelty of racism, tells Li the official meaning. Elizabeth and Li go to the movies and a Chinese restaurant for dinner. Elizabeth tries new food, and Li learns new words. The next day, Ben's principal dancer injures his shoulder. Ben suggests Li fills the position. Betty Lou asks if Li can play a Spaniard, ethically, and Ben reminds them that an American has played a Japanese character.

Misunderstandings, stubbornness and tradition
5:05

Misunderstandings, stubbornness and tradition

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

Personal and Social Capability

1-2
3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental Guidance Classification: Parental Guidance
During the final exam, Hiccup attempts to show the village that dragons are misunderstood by calming the dragon. Stoick the Vast becomes enraged and calls off the fight, ...

During the final exam, Hiccup attempts to show the village that dragons are misunderstood by calming the dragon. Stoick the Vast becomes enraged and calls off the fight, startling the dragon and inciting chaos. Toothless hears that Hiccup is in trouble and sets out to rescue him. After the villages capture Toothless, Hiccup argues with his father about the treatment of dragons. Disregarding Hiccup's words, Stoick the Vast shackles Toothless and uses him to find the dragon's nest.