Thalassa
20:10

Thalassa: Salvador De Bahia

SBS March 6, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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A tour of Salvador de Bahia in Brazil, where we mingle with black and white cultures, listen to Brazilian reggae and bossa nova singer Mariella Santiago, and watch young men ...

A tour of Salvador de Bahia in Brazil, where we mingle with black and white cultures, listen to Brazilian reggae and bossa nova singer Mariella Santiago, and watch young men dancing La Capoiera. Later, a visit to the mountains to buy uncut emeralds at the best prices.

Bridge Over The Wadi
54:05

Bridge Over The Wadi

ABC March 10, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Religious studies

Languages

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Follows the first year of a bi-national, bilingual Jewish-Arab school, set up in a Palestinian village by Jewish and Arab parents.

Follows the first year of a bi-national, bilingual Jewish-Arab school, set up in a Palestinian village by Jewish and Arab parents.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Destination Somalia

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS March 13, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the ...

Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the World Food Program sail through pirate-infested waters from Mombassa, Kenya, to Marka in Somalia, to deliver desperately needed food.

Thalassa
24:59

Thalassa: Destination Somalia

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS March 20, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the ...

Somalia has plunged into chaos since civil war broke out in 1991. With the collapse of civil society, people survive mostly through humanitarian aid. Ships chartered by the World Food Program sail through pirate-infested waters from Mombassa, Kenya, to Marka in Somalia, to deliver desperately needed food.

The Kingdom
28:51

The Kingdom: Behind The Scenes

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS2 March 25, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened ...

A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened their palace to allow a television crew to film them and their staff going about their business, as well as providing candid interviews and insights into their work and leisure.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: The Floating Courthouse

SBS March 27, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
In the Amazon port of Macapa, the Tribuna is ready to begin its trip. Its passenger list includes a judge, a lawyer, a bailiff and court clerks. Indeed, this boat is a ...

In the Amazon port of Macapa, the Tribuna is ready to begin its trip. Its passenger list includes a judge, a lawyer, a bailiff and court clerks. Indeed, this boat is a floating court. It travels down the Amazon to bring the law to remote communities in the Bailique archipelago, 150 kilometres away.

The Kingdom
29:39

The Kingdom: Behind The Scenes

Season 1 Episode 2 SBS2 April 1, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened ...

A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened their palace to allow a television crew to film them and their staff going about their business, as well as providing candid interviews and insights into their work and leisure.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: Date With The Dragon

SBS April 3, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The Qiantang tidal river wave in China is the world's largest tidal bore. For 2000 years it has been a source of wonder and fear for the riverside residents and the many ...

The Qiantang tidal river wave in China is the world's largest tidal bore. For 2000 years it has been a source of wonder and fear for the riverside residents and the many visitors who attend the yearly Tide Watching Festival in Haining. Some of them take great risks to see the wave, unaware that the bore can be very dangerous and has claimed lives in the past.

Kings And Queens
23:35

Kings And Queens: Richard III - 1483-1485

Season 1 Episode 5 The History Channel April 9, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Richard III was the King of England from 1483 until his death and the last king from the House of York. After the death of his brother Edward IV, Richard briefly governed as a ...

Richard III was the King of England from 1483 until his death and the last king from the House of York. After the death of his brother Edward IV, Richard briefly governed as a regent for Edward's son Edward V, but he imprisoned Edward and his brother Richard in the Tower and acquired the throne for himself. A rebellion rose against Richard and he fell in the Battle of Bosworth Field, where he faced the Earl of Richmond (later Henry VII). Shakespeare's play Richard III has made his name particularly famous.

Kings And Queens
23:34

Kings And Queens: Henry VIII - 1509-1547

Season 1 Episode 6 The History Channel April 9, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
He is famous for having been married six times and for wielding the most untrammelled power of any British monarch. Notable events during his reign included the break with ...

He is famous for having been married six times and for wielding the most untrammelled power of any British monarch. Notable events during his reign included the break with Rome and establishment of the independent Church of England.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: Kivalina - A Disappearing Village

SBS April 10, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The small Eskimo village of Kivalina in Alaska is facing an uncertain future. This community of hunters and fishermen is suffering due to the effects of global warming which ...

The small Eskimo village of Kivalina in Alaska is facing an uncertain future. This community of hunters and fishermen is suffering due to the effects of global warming which is causing severe erosion to their coast. As their land looks set to disappear, Kivalina residents have decided to take legal action against the largest American oil companies.

Kings And Queens
23:22

Kings And Queens: Elizabeth I - 1558-1603

Season 1 Episode 7 The History Channel April 10, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Known as The Virgin Queen, her reign is referred to as the Golden Age when England asserted itself vigorously as a major European power in politics, commerce and the arts.

Known as The Virgin Queen, her reign is referred to as the Golden Age when England asserted itself vigorously as a major European power in politics, commerce and the arts.

The Kingdom
30:12

The Kingdom: Behind The Scenes

Season 1 Episode 4 SBS2 April 15, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened ...

A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened their palace to allow a television crew to film them and their staff going about their business, as well as providing candid interviews and insights into their work and leisure.

Kings And Queens
23:17

Kings And Queens: Charles II - 1660-1685

Season 1 Episode 9 The History Channel April 16, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The first Roman Catholic to reign over England since Mary I. He developed new political parties during his reign and famously fathered numerous illegitimate children, of whom ...

The first Roman Catholic to reign over England since Mary I. He developed new political parties during his reign and famously fathered numerous illegitimate children, of whom he acknowledged fourteen.

Thalassa
25:00

Thalassa: The Curse Of K-19

Season 1 Episode 1 SBS April 17, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Geography

Earth and environment

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Soviet nuclear submarine K-19 had a series of lethal accidents in the 1960s and 70s. In 1961, a leak occurred in the reactor cooling system and, in order to avoid an ...

Soviet nuclear submarine K-19 had a series of lethal accidents in the 1960s and 70s. In 1961, a leak occurred in the reactor cooling system and, in order to avoid an explosion, twelve men entered the reactor room and performed repairs that led to their death from radiation exposure. In 1972, a fire broke out near the torpedo room, killing 28 men.

Kings And Queens
23:25

Kings And Queens: Victoria - 1837-1901

Season 1 Episode 11 The History Channel April 17, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Victoria was a Queen of the United Kingdom, reigning from 20 June 1837 until her death. Her reign lasted more than sixty three years - longer than that of any other British ...

Victoria was a Queen of the United Kingdom, reigning from 20 June 1837 until her death. Her reign lasted more than sixty three years - longer than that of any other British monarch.

Kings And Queens
23:16

Kings And Queens: Elizabeth II - 1952-Present

Season 1 Episode 12 The History Channel April 17, 2011

Modern history

history

Ethical understanding

Civics and citizenship

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
She has reigned in these positions since the death of her father, King George VI on 6 February 1952. About 125 million people live in the countries of which she is Head of ...

She has reigned in these positions since the death of her father, King George VI on 6 February 1952. About 125 million people live in the countries of which she is Head of State. Her reign has seen ten different Prime Ministers of the United Kingdom and numerous Prime Ministers in the other nations of which she is or was Head of State. Before her succession to the Crown, she held the titles of a British princess, and after her marriage, Duchess of Edinburgh.

The Kingdom
29:25

The Kingdom: Behind The Scenes

Season 1 Episode 5 SBS2 April 22, 2011

Civics and citizenship

Personal and social capability

Critical thinking

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened ...

A fly-on-the-wall series looking at a modern day monarchy; the lives of the queen of Denmark and her family. When Queen Margrethe II turned 70 in 2010, the Royal Family opened their palace to allow a television crew to film them and their staff going about their business, as well as providing candid interviews and insights into their work and leisure.