In My Shoes
6:21

In My Shoes

ABC2 February 1, 2015

Intercultural Understanding

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
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In My Shoes explores what it's like growing up transgender, intimately told through the eyes of five young Australians.

In My Shoes explores what it's like growing up transgender, intimately told through the eyes of five young Australians.

Class trip to china
3:47

Class trip to china

Clip from Behind the News

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
With the issue of marriage equality in the headlines again, there's a debate going on amongst Australia's politicians over whether or not it should be decided by a conscience ...

With the issue of marriage equality in the headlines again, there's a debate going on amongst Australia's politicians over whether or not it should be decided by a conscience vote. We look at a conscience votes are and why political parties may or may not allow them to decide controversial issues. Plus there's teacher resources for our stories on Food Waste and China Kids.

China's economic importance to Australia
3:11

China's economic importance to Australia

Clip from Behind The News Specials

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this BtN special we take a look at how events in other countries can impact on Australia. We look at political unrest in Thailand, and the economic powerhouse of China. ...

In this BtN special we take a look at how events in other countries can impact on Australia. We look at political unrest in Thailand, and the economic powerhouse of China. There's also a look at the economic health of Greece and why it made the world nervous.

Workplace safety and pollution in China
3:22

Workplace safety and pollution in China

Clip from Behind The News

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
TSUNAMI We've been reminded again of the devastating force of a tsunami. The Indonesian island of Sumatra was hit after a massive earthquake triggered a 3-metre wave that ...

TSUNAMI We've been reminded again of the devastating force of a tsunami. The Indonesian island of Sumatra was hit after a massive earthquake triggered a 3-metre wave that has killed over 100 people and hundreds more are still missing. Tash explains how tsunamis are caused and what systems are in place to warn people they're coming. MADE IN CHINA Workers are in hospital after being exposed to a toxic chemical while gluing computer stickers on laptops. This week Kirsty looks at how China's booming economy is affecting its people and the environment? VIDEO RENTAL For ages the local video shop has been offering up a good night's entertainment. But with the internet now becoming a convenient and fast place to pick a flick, where does that leave the good old DVD shop? With no need to go out and never any late fees, Nathan looks at the reasons why the DVD might be doomed. SEA CUCUMBER Animal, vegetable or mineral? These bizarre-looking creatures are like the vacuum cleaners of the sea. They're also considered a delicacy and are the new stars of the Vietnamese aquaculture industry. Tash introduces us to some kids and their families who are farming the beastie with no brain! ROBOT SOLDIERS Some kids are developing what could be the next generation of battlefield robots. Working with a university they are inventing new ways to suss out threats or bombs in a war zone. Kirsty met up with the brains behind these remote controlled soldiers.

Learning languages for 'Asian century'
3:33

Learning languages for 'Asian century'

Clip from Behind The News

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
BtN stories include: Super Storm, Asian Century, Homework Debate, Organ Farming and Robot Boy.

BtN stories include: Super Storm, Asian Century, Homework Debate, Organ Farming and Robot Boy.

Indonesian and Australian sister schools
3:42

Indonesian and Australian sister schools

Clip from Behind the News

Asia and Australia

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This week BtN looks back at previous election campaigns and what we can expect to see over the coming weeks. Other stories include: Solar Future, Indo School, Top End Students ...

This week BtN looks back at previous election campaigns and what we can expect to see over the coming weeks. Other stories include: Solar Future, Indo School, Top End Students and Boccia Girl.

In My Shoes: China
12:24

In My Shoes: China: Shanghai

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC September 5, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the child's daily life - be it home, school, family or play - and shows how each individual geographical setting moulds and influences these routines.

In My Shoes: China
9:06

In My Shoes: China: Xing-Ping

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC July 25, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Each film focuses on an element of the child's daily life - be it home, school, family or play - and shows how each individual geographical setting moulds and influences these routines. Today, Zhao Zhenhui shows us the beautiful karst peaks and life on the banks of the Li River.

In My Shoes: China
8:21

In My Shoes: China: Lijiang

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 8, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Lijiang is situated in the ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Lijiang is situated in the shadow of the foothills of the Himalayas, and a magnet for tourists.

In My Shoes: China
10:41

In My Shoes: China: Chan'gou

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 15, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, He Ruigin lives in Chan'gou, a ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, He Ruigin lives in Chan'gou, a remote village about three hours from the ancient city of Lijiang.

In My Shoes: China
7:12

In My Shoes: China: Sandouping

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 29, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Li Memgke lives near Sandouping ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Li Memgke lives near Sandouping in the shadow of the Three Gorges Dam.

In My Shoes: China
7:41

In My Shoes: China: Tian Chang

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC August 22, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, an introduction to Tian Chang, ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, an introduction to Tian Chang, a city in eastern China in the province of Anhui.

In My Shoes: China
8:47

In My Shoes: China: Yangshou

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 1, 2013

Asia and Australia

Intercultural Understanding

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Yangshuo lies on the Li River. ...

The series provides a balanced perspective of the country and uses illustrated graphics maps to help locate the children geographically. Today, Yangshuo lies on the Li River. Local farmers access the markets via the river.

Quest China
15:30

Quest China: Pandas

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC ME August 14, 2014

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting ...

Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting and adrenalin-pumping challenges.

Quest China
15:41

Quest China: Terracotta Warriors

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME August 7, 2014

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting ...

Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting and adrenalin-pumping challenges.

Quest China
15:56

Quest China: Old Beijing

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC ME July 24, 2014

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting ...

Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting and adrenalin-pumping challenges.

Quest China
15:55

Quest China: Chengdu Lane

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC ME July 31, 2014

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting ...

Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting and adrenalin-pumping challenges.

Quest China
15:50

Quest China: Modern Beijing

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC ME August 28, 2014

Intercultural Understanding

History

Geography

Asia and Australia

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting ...

Follow the action-packed journey of co-hosts Jaimee Taylor-Nielsen and Huang Wei as they explore iconic and exotic locations in Australia and China while completing exciting and adrenalin-pumping challenges.