Misunderstandings, stubbornness and tradition
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Misunderstandings, stubbornness and tradition

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

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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.

Realising there's always more to learn
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Realising there's always more to learn

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

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After perfecting the prosthetic caudal fin and a successful flying lesson with Toothless, Hiccup realises that everything the village knows about the dragons is wrong. When ...

After perfecting the prosthetic caudal fin and a successful flying lesson with Toothless, Hiccup realises that everything the village knows about the dragons is wrong. When Stoick the Vast returns home, he tries to talk to Hiccup about his new dragon-fighting skills. Receiving such praise for the first time from his father, Hiccup has conflicting emotions and he is unable to tell him the truth about his new abilities.

Choosing sides and helping others
9:57

Choosing sides and helping others

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

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Hiccup finds the night fury dragon stuck in a ravine, missing a caudal fin and unable to fly. That night, the recruits are told to study each dragon, but they see no value in ...

Hiccup finds the night fury dragon stuck in a ravine, missing a caudal fin and unable to fly. That night, the recruits are told to study each dragon, but they see no value in reading and leave Hiccup alone. Hiccup discovers a consistent theme, "kill on sight". Meanwhile, the Vikings hunt for the dragon nest. During training, Astrid tells Hiccup to choose sides, but Hiccup realises he can't. Hiccup bonds with the dragon he has named Toothless.

Empathy, lies and blending in
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Empathy, lies and blending in

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

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Hiccup sets out to find the night fury dragon he believes he hit the night before with his new invention. After locating the dragon, Hiccup empathises with the creature and ...

Hiccup sets out to find the night fury dragon he believes he hit the night before with his new invention. After locating the dragon, Hiccup empathises with the creature and realises he can't kill it, setting it free instead. Hiccup returns home to tell his chieftain father Stoick the Vast the truth. However, his dad has decided it's time for Hiccup to begin dragon training and become a Viking. At training, Hiccup tries to blend in with the other recruits.

Hiccup proves there is another way
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Hiccup proves there is another way

Clip from How to Train Your Dragon

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At the tournament, Hiccup is crowned the winner and told he must kill a dragon during an exam the next day. Unwilling to hurt the creature, Hiccup packs a bag and runs away. ...

At the tournament, Hiccup is crowned the winner and told he must kill a dragon during an exam the next day. Unwilling to hurt the creature, Hiccup packs a bag and runs away. Astrid finds and confronts Hiccup and Toothless, but sees that the village's relationship to dragons could be very different if they just learnt to understand each other.

The Computer
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The Computer

Clip from 101 Inventions That Changed The World

Personal and social capability

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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.

Migration and the great escape
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Migration and the great escape

Clip from Fly Away Home

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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.

Honesty, family bonds and courage
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Honesty, family bonds and courage

Clip from Fly Away Home

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The flock joins a population of migrating wild geese, separating from Amy and Thomas. Thomas and Amy follow the birds, deterring the poachers and making an unscheduled ...

The flock joins a population of migrating wild geese, separating from Amy and Thomas. Thomas and Amy follow the birds, deterring the poachers and making an unscheduled landing. That night, Amy asks Thomas why he never visited her, pressing him for an honest answer. The next day Thomas ultra-light suffers structural failure. Thomas tells Amy she must continue the journey alone, but Amy is hesitant. Thomas reassures her that she is strong and capable, just like her mother.

Migration, habits and development
7:50

Migration, habits and development

Clip from Fly Away Home

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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
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Loss, family and migration

Clip from Fly Away Home

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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.

Amy proves her determination and Thomas shows his dedication
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Amy proves her determination and Thomas shows his dedication

Clip from Fly Away Home

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Although training goes well, the natural instincts of 'imprinting' means the geese remain attached to Amy. Thomas worries he has let her down again. While Thomas and Susan ...

Although training goes well, the natural instincts of 'imprinting' means the geese remain attached to Amy. Thomas worries he has let her down again. While Thomas and Susan talk, Amy sneaks into the ultra-light. Amy proves the geese will fly behind her, but also has a minor crash. Thomas finds Amy unharmed but is shaken by the idea of loosing her again. Later, Thomas suggests building a custom aircraft for Amy, selling off old sculptures to pay for it.

Amy protects the geese
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Amy protects the geese

Clip from Fly Away Home

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Amy's sense of place and happiness improve as she cares for the geese. Amy tells Thomas the feeding schedule and asks if he can handle the responsibility, teasing his lack of ...

Amy's sense of place and happiness improve as she cares for the geese. Amy tells Thomas the feeding schedule and asks if he can handle the responsibility, teasing his lack of parental skills. Thomas seeks advice from game warden Glen, who tells the family that domestic geese don't learn to migrate and have to be pinioned (clipped). Amy protests and Thomas kicks Glen off his property. Amy freaks out after a mishap in the shower, and Susan reassures her they will protect the geese to calm her.

Florida man swallowed by sinkhole
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Florida man swallowed by sinkhole

Clip from Horizon

Personal and social capability

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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.

'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school
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'Carpe diem' speech on first day of school

Clip from Dead Poets Society

Personal and social capability

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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: 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.

Springboks tour Mandela's prison
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Springboks tour Mandela's prison

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

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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.

Mandela unites nation around Springboks
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Mandela unites nation around Springboks

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

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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
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Springboks face All Blacks haka after anthems

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

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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.

Springboks go on national training tour
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Springboks go on national training tour

Clip from Invictus

Personal and social capability

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Mandela determines to unify nation at Rugby World Cup and sends Springboks to tour townships in the lead up.

Mandela determines to unify nation at Rugby World Cup and sends Springboks to tour townships in the lead up.