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Each summer, a crowd of Ernest Hemingway doubles meets in Key West, Florida, to choose the one with the most authentic Hemingway persona. One day in 1924, the real Ernest ...

Each summer, a crowd of Ernest Hemingway doubles meets in Key West, Florida, to choose the one with the most authentic Hemingway persona. One day in 1924, the real Ernest Hemingway also wanted to be someone else when he saw a wounded man lying in the street. He became consumed with the feeling that he was that man. Having tapped into such empathy, he was able to develop his writing.

Jennifer Byrne Presents is a series of individual treats for lovers of books and writing. It features discussions with leading authors and investigations into the popularity ...

Jennifer Byrne Presents is a series of individual treats for lovers of books and writing. It features discussions with leading authors and investigations into the popularity of writing genres such as crime, sex and romance and fantasy. In this special, Jennifer and her guests explore the macabre world of true life crime novels. Before the judge's hammer has even declared a suspect guilty or innocent, the books are on the shelves.

Capture the spirit of Christmas with his delightful animated classic. Based on one of the most beloved holiday tales of all time and featuring the voices of some of today's ...

Capture the spirit of Christmas with his delightful animated classic. Based on one of the most beloved holiday tales of all time and featuring the voices of some of today's brightest stars, this enchanting, heartwarming film is a very merry treat the whole family can enjoy. "Bah humbug" says Ebenezer Scrooge, the grumpy miser who would rather count his money than celebrate Christmas. But as Yuletide cheer spreads through all of London and two friendly mice try to change Scrooge's ill-tempered ways, Scrooge receives three unexpected visitors, the ghost of Christmas past, present, and future, who take him on a wild and wonderful journey and help him discover the true meaning of Christmas.

It is 1912 when Pollyanna Whittier arrives in the town of Harrington where, since being orphaned by the death of her missionary father and mother, she is to live with her ...

It is 1912 when Pollyanna Whittier arrives in the town of Harrington where, since being orphaned by the death of her missionary father and mother, she is to live with her aunt, Polly Harrington, the social and economic arbiter of the community. Met at the train station by aunt Polly's first maid, Nancy Furman, the 12-year-old girl's arrival is duly noted by the local gossip, Amelia Tarbell and her husband, Ben, and by 10-year-old, Jimmy Bean, who lives at the orphanage. Arriving on the same train with Pollyanna is Dr Edmond Chilton, successful Baltimore surgeon and one-time fiance of Polly Harrington, who is returning home for the first time in five years.

The socially conscious Mrs Bennet, with the begrudging help of her husband, sets out to find suitable, and suitably rich, husbands for her five daughters. The already ...

The socially conscious Mrs Bennet, with the begrudging help of her husband, sets out to find suitable, and suitably rich, husbands for her five daughters. The already difficult project becomes even more complicated when Mrs Bennet's strongest-willed daughter, Elizabeth, decides to pursue rich and handsome, but cynical and boorish, Mr Darcy.

This Disney original classic has charmed audiences for generations with its irresistible tail-wagging stars, memorable story and wonderful blend of humour and adventure. ...

This Disney original classic has charmed audiences for generations with its irresistible tail-wagging stars, memorable story and wonderful blend of humour and adventure. Cruella De Vil, Disney's most outrageous villain sets the fur-raising adventure in motion when she dognaps all of the Dalmatian puppies in London - including 15 from Pongo and Perdita's family.

In this traditional German folk tale, the gentle Clara falls down a well and ends up in a strange land where she moves in with the wily witch, Frau Holle. She is rewarded for ...

In this traditional German folk tale, the gentle Clara falls down a well and ends up in a strange land where she moves in with the wily witch, Frau Holle. She is rewarded for her help and hard work with gold, but when her lazy step-sister seeks the same experience, she's in for a surprise.

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published ...

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published outcomes. Today: Hannah Pigott gets tips on writing comedy sketches from David Rowan.

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published ...

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published outcomes. Today: Nine year old Gabriel is challenged to write a poem, aided and abetted by the poet, Nick Toczec.

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published ...

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published outcomes. Today: Hannah learns how to write for television, helped by writer Martin Riley and the cast and crew of The Worst Witch.

Arrows of Desire is a poetry series that explores the great diversity of English verse from the sixteenth century to the present day. Today: The Tyger by William Blake, ...

Arrows of Desire is a poetry series that explores the great diversity of English verse from the sixteenth century to the present day. Today: The Tyger by William Blake, Jabberwocky by Lewis Carroll, in Just/spring by ee cummings, The Charge of the Light Brigade by Alfred, Lord Tennyson.

In this modern spin on the classic Greek myth, Narcissus' good looks and popularity turn him into the hottest star on the planet. But when Narcissus dismisses the help of his ...

In this modern spin on the classic Greek myth, Narcissus' good looks and popularity turn him into the hottest star on the planet. But when Narcissus dismisses the help of his trusted friend, Ameinias, his increasing vanity leads to downfall.

Children of all ages have read and enjoyed books by Roald Dahl. His stories, such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach, have become classics. ...

Children of all ages have read and enjoyed books by Roald Dahl. His stories, such as Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and James and the Giant Peach, have become classics. Roald Dahl's life was anything but ordinary and he was considered charming and intimidating in equal measure. In Fantastic Mr Dahl, Roald Dahl's family open their doors and hearts for an intimate look at the man who entertained millions of children around the world.

This week Bush Slam, with H.G. Nelson at the helm, drops anchor in the fishing town of Stanley on the northwest coast of Tasmania. H.G.'s guests - blue-collar poet, Geoff ...

This week Bush Slam, with H.G. Nelson at the helm, drops anchor in the fishing town of Stanley on the northwest coast of Tasmania. H.G.'s guests - blue-collar poet, Geoff Goodfellow, and country musician, James Blundell, step ashore to capture this charming town's character in verse in just three days.

Jane Austen's novels about marriage are firmly established as literary classics. But what of the love life of the woman who penned the famous novels? As this drama opens, ...

Jane Austen's novels about marriage are firmly established as literary classics. But what of the love life of the woman who penned the famous novels? As this drama opens, Jane (Olivia Williams) is a published novelist. With Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility and Mansfield Park much admired and Emma close to completion, Jane has found success as a writer. But the novelist herself, now nearing her forties, has never married.

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay ...

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay Weldon sharing their wisdom and experiences.

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay ...

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay Weldon sharing their wisdom and experiences.

The Bingleys and Georgiana (Darcy's sister) arrive at Pemberley to call upon Elizabeth Bennet, who is staying nearby at the inn in Lambton. The visit is a success as Elizabeth ...

The Bingleys and Georgiana (Darcy's sister) arrive at Pemberley to call upon Elizabeth Bennet, who is staying nearby at the inn in Lambton. The visit is a success as Elizabeth immediately warms to Georgiana and Mr Bingley is clearly delighted to see Elizabeth again.

Experience the final chapter of the Aladdin saga in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves. There is a grand party in Agrabah when it looks like Princess Jasmine and Aladdin ...

Experience the final chapter of the Aladdin saga in Disney's Aladdin and the King of Thieves. There is a grand party in Agrabah when it looks like Princess Jasmine and Aladdin will finally get married. But first they must stop the legendary Forty Thieves from stealing a mysterious wedding gift - an all-seeing oracle that will lead them to riches beyond their imaginations.

While Andy is away at summer camp, Woody is toynapped by Al, a greedy collector. Before you can say 'To infinity and beyond!', Buzz Lightyear, Mr Potato Head, Hamm, Rex and ...

While Andy is away at summer camp, Woody is toynapped by Al, a greedy collector. Before you can say 'To infinity and beyond!', Buzz Lightyear, Mr Potato Head, Hamm, Rex and Slinky Dog spring into action in a thrilling and hilarious rescue mission that will have everyone cheering!

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published ...

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published outcomes. Today: With help from Phil Lovesey, Jessica writes a story for publication in Young Writer Magazine.

The story follows Satsuke and Mai, two young girls who find their new country home is in a mystical forest inhabited by a menagerie of mystical creatures called Totoros. They ...

The story follows Satsuke and Mai, two young girls who find their new country home is in a mystical forest inhabited by a menagerie of mystical creatures called Totoros. They befriend O Totoro, the biggest and eldest Totoro, who is also the king of the forest. As their girls' mother lies sick in the hospital, O Totoro brings the sisters on a magical adventure but also helps them to understand the realities of life.

Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, prepare to be spellbound as 52 of Australia's top spellers aged between 8 and 13 years showcase their extraordinary smarts on The ...

Hosted by Grant Denyer and Chrissie Swan, prepare to be spellbound as 52 of Australia's top spellers aged between 8 and 13 years showcase their extraordinary smarts on The Great Australian Spelling Bee.

A delightfully creepy version of the popular 19th-century cautionary tale that begins: 'Will you walk into my parlour, said the Spider to the Fly.'.

A delightfully creepy version of the popular 19th-century cautionary tale that begins: 'Will you walk into my parlour, said the Spider to the Fly.'.

Hairy toes are probably something presenter Julian Clary is unfamiliar with, but that doesn't stop him carrying a copy of The Hairy Toe illustrated by Daniel Postgate if it ...

Hairy toes are probably something presenter Julian Clary is unfamiliar with, but that doesn't stop him carrying a copy of The Hairy Toe illustrated by Daniel Postgate if it means he can help his friend to get his bojo back.

Bookaboo has been running around searching for someone to share a book with him until, out of the dark appears actor Robson Green carrying the Bookabag and inside is Class Two ...

Bookaboo has been running around searching for someone to share a book with him until, out of the dark appears actor Robson Green carrying the Bookabag and inside is Class Two at the Zoo by Julia Jarman.

When Ben's 'boring' granny reveals her astonishing past as an international jewel thief, together they set off on an adventure to steal the Crown Jewels.

When Ben's 'boring' granny reveals her astonishing past as an international jewel thief, together they set off on an adventure to steal the Crown Jewels.

"Grill Pan Eddy" is an irrepressible, noisy and unwanted addition to the household, and a hilarious battle of wits ensues as the family tries to get rid of him!

"Grill Pan Eddy" is an irrepressible, noisy and unwanted addition to the household, and a hilarious battle of wits ensues as the family tries to get rid of him!

Bookaboo plays the drums in his own rock band. Each program sees him at a different venue ready to play a concert - but there's a problem - he needs to hear a story before he ...

Bookaboo plays the drums in his own rock band. Each program sees him at a different venue ready to play a concert - but there's a problem - he needs to hear a story before he can play.

In this family fantasy adventure based on the bestselling novel by Jeanne Duprau, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished for 200 years in an amazing ...

In this family fantasy adventure based on the bestselling novel by Jeanne Duprau, the residents of the underground City of Ember have flourished for 200 years in an amazing world of glittering lights and quiet contentment - and the 200 years is nearly over. When the city's massive power generator begins to fail, the street lamps start to fade, as well as the hopes and dreams of the townspeople. Two courageous teenagers follow a trail of clues left by the ancient builders and find a way out of Ember before their world is plunged into darkness forever.

Bookaboo meets his biggest fan and discovers that while imitation might be a form of flattery it can still be scary. Fortunately Bernard Cribbins is there to read The Bears in ...

Bookaboo meets his biggest fan and discovers that while imitation might be a form of flattery it can still be scary. Fortunately Bernard Cribbins is there to read The Bears in the Bed and the Great Big Storm by Paul Bright.

David Seaman waits for the concert to start, but Bookaboo is missing! Armed with his favourite story book, Whatever by William Bee, he uses all his skills to tackle the ...

David Seaman waits for the concert to start, but Bookaboo is missing! Armed with his favourite story book, Whatever by William Bee, he uses all his skills to tackle the problem of getting Bookaboo on stage.

During the Day and Night series the presenters, Alex Papps, Jay Laga'aia, Rachael Coopes, Leah Vandenberg and Teo Gebert, explore the routines and patterns that children may ...

During the Day and Night series the presenters, Alex Papps, Jay Laga'aia, Rachael Coopes, Leah Vandenberg and Teo Gebert, explore the routines and patterns that children may participate in at different times of day and night.

A profile of the French author Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clezio, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2008. Offers a rare glimpse into the mind of the acclaimed writer and ...

A profile of the French author Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clezio, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2008. Offers a rare glimpse into the mind of the acclaimed writer and travels with him around the world to the places that have helped to develop his unique style of writing.

Tristan is a huge fan of Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney. In fact, you could call him a superfan. Tristan has a lot of questions to ask, and they even work on a new ...

Tristan is a huge fan of Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney. In fact, you could call him a superfan. Tristan has a lot of questions to ask, and they even work on a new character together.

This week, HG Nelson guides the Bush Slam ute into the remote town of Blinman, South Australia. He is accompanied by Melbourne poet and author, Alison Croggon, and Western ...

This week, HG Nelson guides the Bush Slam ute into the remote town of Blinman, South Australia. He is accompanied by Melbourne poet and author, Alison Croggon, and Western Australian poet, writer and editor, John Kinsella. John is predominantly a landscape poet and environmental activist and finds the vast arid landscape inspirational. As such, his first foray is down a dry creek bed littered with the detritus of the town.

Amanda Holden pops backstage with the Bookabag and That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown by Cressida Cowell and Neal Layton. Will Amanda be able to put the stars back in ...

Amanda Holden pops backstage with the Bookabag and That Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown by Cressida Cowell and Neal Layton. Will Amanda be able to put the stars back in Bookaboo's eyes?

Finding out Bookaboo has lost his bojo, Meat Loaf jumps into action like a bat out of hell and brings out the Bookabag and The Lamb Who Came for Dinner by Steve Smallman and ...

Finding out Bookaboo has lost his bojo, Meat Loaf jumps into action like a bat out of hell and brings out the Bookabag and The Lamb Who Came for Dinner by Steve Smallman and Joelle Dreidemy. Can Meat Loaf help Bookaboo?

Fern Britton gives Bookaboo an early wake-up call when she arrives to interview the famous rock puppy, only to find he's lost his bojo. Luckily the Bookabag appears with a ...

Fern Britton gives Bookaboo an early wake-up call when she arrives to interview the famous rock puppy, only to find he's lost his bojo. Luckily the Bookabag appears with a copy of A Mummy For Owen by Marion Dane Bauer.

Dame Kelly Holmes runs at super speed to find out where Bookaboo has gone. Armed with the Bookabag and Norma Snows by Paula Metcalf, can Kelly get Bookaboo to cross the finish ...

Dame Kelly Holmes runs at super speed to find out where Bookaboo has gone. Armed with the Bookabag and Norma Snows by Paula Metcalf, can Kelly get Bookaboo to cross the finish line before it is too late?

Alesha Dixon has come to dance the night away to Bookaboo's music - however the stage is empty! Alesha finds Bookaboo and before he knows it she has the Bookabag and More ...

Alesha Dixon has come to dance the night away to Bookaboo's music - however the stage is empty! Alesha finds Bookaboo and before he knows it she has the Bookabag and More Pants - By Giles Andreae.

H.G. Nelson finds himself in the saddle as Bush Slam arrives in the Murray River high country in northern Victoria. Poets Emily Ballou and Ezra Bix are challenged to capture ...

H.G. Nelson finds himself in the saddle as Bush Slam arrives in the Murray River high country in northern Victoria. Poets Emily Ballou and Ezra Bix are challenged to capture the spirit of the area that inspired Australia's greatest poem - Banjo Patterson's The Man From Snowy River.

After Lydia Bennet is married, she and Wickham visit Longbourn before he joins his new regiment in the North. She is as silly as ever and very proud of her success in ...

After Lydia Bennet is married, she and Wickham visit Longbourn before he joins his new regiment in the North. She is as silly as ever and very proud of her success in catching Wickham, even offering to get husbands for her sisters. But Lydia accidentally lets slip that Darcy was at her wedding, leaving Elizabeth searching for an explanation.

Jane Austen biographer Dr Paula Byrne embarks on an investigation to verify and authenticate a newly discovered portrait of Jane Austen, which flies in the face of the one ...

Jane Austen biographer Dr Paula Byrne embarks on an investigation to verify and authenticate a newly discovered portrait of Jane Austen, which flies in the face of the one previously accepted portrait of the author. Her research leads her to the doors of forensic experts, literary, art and fashion historians, as well as a final test in front of the three most highly regarded 'Janites', in an attempt to overturn the conventional image of a sweet, retiring, and rather dull woman.

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories. Today: The Greatest Secrets - How ...

This fascinating documentary analysis of Dahl's life and work shows how he drew upon his experience and vivid imagination to create stories. Today: The Greatest Secrets - How Dahl's life and experiences influenced his work.

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay ...

Creative writing for the stage and music composition are explored in this series. Join the many well-known and newer scribes such as Nick Enright, Thomas Keneally and Fay Weldon sharing their wisdom and experiences.

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant ...

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant from Central Australia. Today, Uncle Tobias is joined on the beach by two young boys for a day of hunting, fishing and stories of the old days.

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published ...

From report and recount to poetry and prose, aspiring young writers are given the chance to try their hand at creating real writing for high profile outlets with published outcomes. Today: A group of school children learn about alternative endings, with help from writer Lynne Markham.

Soar away on a magic carpet ride of nonstop laughs and thrills in one of the most spectacular adventures of all time. In the heart of an enchanted city, a commoner named ...

Soar away on a magic carpet ride of nonstop laughs and thrills in one of the most spectacular adventures of all time. In the heart of an enchanted city, a commoner named Aladdin and his mischievous monkey Abu battle to save the free-spirited Princess Jasmine from the schemes of the evil sorcerer Jafar.

Classic tales that have entertained and enchanted generations of kids all around the world are brought to life through contemporary animation. Today, when Sinbad the sailor is ...

Classic tales that have entertained and enchanted generations of kids all around the world are brought to life through contemporary animation. Today, when Sinbad the sailor is abandoned on an island he turns to a huge bird to help him return home to Bagdad.

Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, ...

Why is the Grinch such a grouch? No one seems to know, until little Cindy Lou Who takes matters into her own hands and turns both Whoville and the Grinch's world upside down, inside out...and funny side up in her search for the true meaning of Christmas.

Wussywat is a curious cat who discovers new things in the garden. Ortus and Ird are on a bug hunt but Wussywat wants to finish his picnic, until the sandwiches make a run for ...

Wussywat is a curious cat who discovers new things in the garden. Ortus and Ird are on a bug hunt but Wussywat wants to finish his picnic, until the sandwiches make a run for it. What could be the cause?

The Man in the Yellow Hat looks after George, the inquisitive little monkey with an insatiable taste for adventure, who sets off in a brand new tale, where his spunky and ...

The Man in the Yellow Hat looks after George, the inquisitive little monkey with an insatiable taste for adventure, who sets off in a brand new tale, where his spunky and fun-loving nature endears him to new friends and launches him on a series of (mis)adventures. Based on the classic stories by Margret and H. A. Rey, the film features an old-fashioned two-dimensional animation that echoes the simple colours and shapes of the books.

ABC News presenter Kumi Taguchi swaps the news desk for the Story Time couch to read Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley's beloved story about Pamela the cow in Too ...

ABC News presenter Kumi Taguchi swaps the news desk for the Story Time couch to read Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley's beloved story about Pamela the cow in Too Many Pears - in Japanese!

Karen Pang joins her friends on the couch to share a delightful and entertaining peek into the life of one very busy wombat. Don't miss Jackie French and illustrator Bruce ...

Karen Pang joins her friends on the couch to share a delightful and entertaining peek into the life of one very busy wombat. Don't miss Jackie French and illustrator Bruce Whatley's Diary of a Wombat in Cantonese.

This animated feature finds Wendy all grown up with children of her own. As World War II rages, little Danny delights in his mother's bedtime tales of the Lost Boys, Tinker ...

This animated feature finds Wendy all grown up with children of her own. As World War II rages, little Danny delights in his mother's bedtime tales of the Lost Boys, Tinker Bell and Peter Pan. But 12-year-old Jane is a practical child with no patience for make-believe ... until she's kidnapped by villainous Captain Hook and whisked off to Never Land! Mistaking Jane for her mother, Hook plans on using her as bait for Peter Pan. When Peter learns of Hook's evil deed, he enlists the aid of his friends to rescue the girl, and they soon learn that anything is possible with a little faith, trust ... and pixie dust!

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant ...

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant from Central Australia. Today, a colourfully illustrated book of the alphabet featuring Australian animals.

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant ...

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant from Central Australia. Today, a story with vibrant illustrations about country.

The Cat in the Hat who goes by that name is played by Mike Myers of comedy fame! It starts with two kids on a cold, cold wet day their mum is at work and they've no games to ...

The Cat in the Hat who goes by that name is played by Mike Myers of comedy fame! It starts with two kids on a cold, cold wet day their mum is at work and they've no games to play! Then in walks the fun in the form of a Cat who pulls out the laughs from the brim of his hat. Things really get wild when the Cat and his crew (who go by the name of Thing One and Thing Two) take over the house of Conrad and Sally in this fine family film that's right up your alley!

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant ...

Grandpa Honeyant Storytime is a series comprising of narrated stories. The stories are told by an indigenous character named Grandpa Honeyant, who is a "yerrampe", a honeyant from Central Australia. Today, Little Bat has never flown before and is very nervous but her mother and friends help her realise that there's nothing to be scared about afterall.

It's always a good feeling when you see people helping people (and non-people). Explore the themes of self-satisfaction and positive role models through various different characters.
Explore and share this collection with your senior students featuring films and plays related to the senior curriculum based on a wide range of cultural, social and gender perspective themes.
Life is full of opportunities to learn new things, no matter what your age. Explore these videos as part of Community Colleges Australia's lifelong learning programs and enrich your knowledge of the world.
Teach your students all about digging, planting and harvesting, vegetables, flowers, herbs. Then find out all about what lives in the garden, featuring episodes of Create, Dirtgirlworld and more.
Is a movie director's vision more vivid than a child's imagination? Challenge your students to compare what they've read with what they've watched in these film adaptations of classic books for children.
After your secondary students have finished reading their recommended texts, encourage them to "compare and contrast" classic and popular books with their movie adaptations from Australia and Hollywood.
Spark your younger students' imagination with this collection of stories helping students to become familiar with new words, sounds and ideas with the best storytellers on television.
Share the story of Nelson Mandela's struggle to end apartheid in South Africa and build a more peaceful world with this collection about Madiba's life and times.
The English language has evolved into far more than an integral communicative tool. Explore the power of words as a spotlight is shone on the next generation of wordsmiths.
Explore depictions of Australia and it's culture through a special collection of films representing life Down Under with a range of selected content for all ages.
In a world that very often feels Orwellian there's never been a more relevant time to study dystopian-themed movies and novels.
Today's complex structure of classrooms make it difficult to use a single approach to teach reading and writing. This literacy focus playlist assists in teaching reading and writing for all learners.
What do The Lion King and The Bad Sleep Well have in common? They're based on Hamlet! Transformative texts recreate aspects of a story to reveal new contexts through adaptation and intertextuality.
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