Our World
23:19

Our World: Ruling Iran: A Profile of the Supreme Leader

BBC World News July 29, 2011

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Through interviews with relatives, biographers and politicians, James Reynolds profiles Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader. Who is this man? And how has he ...

Through interviews with relatives, biographers and politicians, James Reynolds profiles Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, Iran's supreme leader. Who is this man? And how has he consolidated Iran's Islamic Revolution?

Weather Ed
23:27

Weather Ed: El Nino And La Nina

Episode 5 The Weather Channel November 2, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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The natural events of El Nino and La Nina are learnt and students develop an understandig of the processes and the impact these events hold on human activity and the environment.

The natural events of El Nino and La Nina are learnt and students develop an understandig of the processes and the impact these events hold on human activity and the environment.

Our World
23:38

Our World: Living with Islamic State

BBC World News June 13, 2015

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Mosul: Living with Islamic State. Iraq's second city is closed to the outside world and controlled by its new rulers. With exclusive, secretly filmed footage of life in Mosul, ...

Mosul: Living with Islamic State. Iraq's second city is closed to the outside world and controlled by its new rulers. With exclusive, secretly filmed footage of life in Mosul, Yalda Hakim tells the story a city run by Islamic State.

Nature Inc
23:39

Nature Inc: Doing What Comes Naturally

Season 2 Episode 4 BBC World News April 1, 2011

Geography

Science

9-10
11-12
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Natural selection is a three billion year old product design process that can’t be beaten. It’s not just Velcro. Biomimicry is a way of profiting from nature by observing and ...

Natural selection is a three billion year old product design process that can’t be beaten. It’s not just Velcro. Biomimicry is a way of profiting from nature by observing and adapting natural solutions into technical innovations. In this episode, we see how sharks, sponges and the brittle fish - equipped all over its body with thousands of optically perfect lenses with which it sees - are being studied for commericial potential.

Weather Ed
24:25

Weather Ed: The Future Of Weather Forecasting

Episode 10 The Weather Channel December 7, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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This final episode draws together the understanding developed in previous episodes and lessons on our Earth, climate and atmospheric processes. It enables students to use ...

This final episode draws together the understanding developed in previous episodes and lessons on our Earth, climate and atmospheric processes. It enables students to use weather maps and satellite imagery to make weather predictions that will assist them in their daily lives.

Our World
24:25

Our World: Why Can't My Child Speak?

BBC World News December 2, 2017

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Selective mutism is a condition which deprives some children of the ability to speak at will. Our World hears from parents, and children, about living with the condition.

Selective mutism is a condition which deprives some children of the ability to speak at will. Our World hears from parents, and children, about living with the condition.

Weather Ed
24:26

Weather Ed: The Earth And Its Seasons

Episode 1 The Weather Channel September 28, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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Weather Ed is an Australian first in education that sets a new national standard in learning about weather and geography. Custom-produced for young people around the country, ...

Weather Ed is an Australian first in education that sets a new national standard in learning about weather and geography. Custom-produced for young people around the country, Weather Ed is a ten-part television series, produced by The Weather Channel, which brings the nation's secondary school geography curriculum to life, reflecting youth culture and spearheading 21st century learning. This first episode take students through the wonders of atmospheric processes that create the temperature and rainfall conditions on a global scale.

Weather Ed
24:27

Weather Ed: Climate

Episode 4 The Weather Channel October 26, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a ...

Climatic change is the main focus of this episode and we examine long term climate change based on data from ice cores, tree rings and other evidence. This provides a perspective from which students can understand the current debate on global warming and draw logical conclusion based on past and current evidence.

Weather Ed
24:33

Weather Ed: Floods And Severe Thunderstorms

Episode 7 The Weather Channel November 16, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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These episodes explore some of the natural hazards the Australian climate brings. These include floods, thunderstorms, droughts and bushfires. Although these events are ...

These episodes explore some of the natural hazards the Australian climate brings. These include floods, thunderstorms, droughts and bushfires. Although these events are natural, our response to them is important to reduce both the economic and human life cost. In these episodes, students will relive some of Australia's natural disasters from a human and environmental perspective and gain an understanding of the role of the State Emergency Services in limiting the impacts.

Weather Ed
24:36

Weather Ed: Droughts And Cyclones

Episode 9 The Weather Channel November 30, 2006

Earth and environment

Geography

Science

3-4
5-6
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These episodes explore some of the natural hazards the Australian climate brings. These include floods, thunderstorms, droughts and bushfires. Although these events are ...

These episodes explore some of the natural hazards the Australian climate brings. These include floods, thunderstorms, droughts and bushfires. Although these events are natural, our response to them is important to reduce both the economic and human life cost. In these episodes, students will relive some of Australia's natural disasters from a human and environmental perspective and gain an understanding of the role of the State Emergency Services in limiting the impacts.

Our World
24:38

Our World: In Darwin's Footsteps

BBC World News November 12, 2009

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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As the world celebrates the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth, David Shukman retraces his footsteps on the Galapagos Islands that are now threatened by tourism.

As the world celebrates the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin's birth, David Shukman retraces his footsteps on the Galapagos Islands that are now threatened by tourism.

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil
24:59

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil: Charcoal Slaves

Al Jazeera English August 10, 2016

Ethical Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Geography

11-12
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Rageh Omaar investigates the enslavement of impoverished Brazilian men in the remote and lawless Amazon regions.

Rageh Omaar investigates the enslavement of impoverished Brazilian men in the remote and lawless Amazon regions.

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil
25:29

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil: Bonded Slaves

Al Jazeera English July 27, 2016

Ethical Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Geography

11-12
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Rageh Omaar goes inside Pakistan's brick kiln industry to find the families of slaves working for nothing to repay bogus "debts".

Rageh Omaar goes inside Pakistan's brick kiln industry to find the families of slaves working for nothing to repay bogus "debts".

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil
25:29

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil: Sex Slaves

Al Jazeera English July 20, 2016

Ethical Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Geography

11-12
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Rageh Omaar investigates the plight of the millions of women every year sold into sex slavery.

Rageh Omaar investigates the plight of the millions of women every year sold into sex slavery.

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil
25:30

Slavery: A 21st Century Evil: Child Slaves

Al Jazeera English August 3, 2016

Ethical Understanding

Civics and citizenship

Geography

11-12
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There are at least 8.4 million child slaves in the world today, many of them held as forced labour. -

There are at least 8.4 million child slaves in the world today, many of them held as forced labour. -

Planet Food
25:48

Planet Food: Lebanon

ABC July 3, 2010

Intercultural Understanding

Geography

7-8
9-10
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Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Follow our cook's journey through a chosen destination. On route they learn about staple foods, the history and culture of the food and where to find the best restaurants.

Our World
26:13

Our World: Freedom to be Single

BBC World News March 7, 2014

Geography

News and current affairs

9-10
11-12
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Life in India for single women can be tough. Rupa Jha meets single women across the country who are single and she uncovers some uncomfortable truths.

Life in India for single women can be tough. Rupa Jha meets single women across the country who are single and she uncovers some uncomfortable truths.

A Taste of Landline
26:52

A Taste of Landline

Season 3 Episode 20 ABC March 24, 2018

Design and technologies

Geography

Sustainability

Science

9-10
11-12
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Exclusive insights into the highs and lows of emu farming. Can conservation pay its way on a farm? find out the answer and up close and personal with a man who has been ...

Exclusive insights into the highs and lows of emu farming. Can conservation pay its way on a farm? find out the answer and up close and personal with a man who has been delivering fruit and veggies for more than half a century.