Counting to eight with butterflies
1:36

Counting to eight with butterflies

Clip from Count Us In

Numeracy

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A child searches for an eight-spot butterfly and teaches counting skills along the way in this Count Us In animation.

A child searches for an eight-spot butterfly and teaches counting skills along the way in this Count Us In animation.

Counting from one to 20
4:07

Counting from one to 20

Clip from The Number Crew

Numeracy

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1-2
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Count along the number line from one to 20, and back again, and then count the number of passengers on the SS Mathematical with a song.

Count along the number line from one to 20, and back again, and then count the number of passengers on the SS Mathematical with a song.

Making two-digit numbers
3:11

Making two-digit numbers

Clip from The Number Crew

Numeracy

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1-2
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Take a ride in the number car to 35, putting three 10s and five fives to get to 35, and then sing a song about twodigit numbers for numbers more than nine.

Take a ride in the number car to 35, putting three 10s and five fives to get to 35, and then sing a song about twodigit numbers for numbers more than nine.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Spheres and Circles
13:07

Shape, Shape, Shape: Spheres and Circles

Episode 3 ABC April 11, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The mischievous Bunyip has designed a ten pin bowls set, featuring a small ramp and ten miniature pins that look like Swaggie. She is having a problem though because she ...

The mischievous Bunyip has designed a ten pin bowls set, featuring a small ramp and ten miniature pins that look like Swaggie. She is having a problem though because she cannot find the special shaped object needed to roll down the ramp and knock over the pins.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cones
12:05

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cones

Episode 6 ABC May 16, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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It's National Swaggies' Day and Bunyip has decided to make money by selling billabong sand in little bottles at Bunyip's Bargain Bazaar. Swaggie helps out by tring to pour ...

It's National Swaggies' Day and Bunyip has decided to make money by selling billabong sand in little bottles at Bunyip's Bargain Bazaar. Swaggie helps out by tring to pour the sand into the bottles using a cylinder, but it does not work. they need something which is wide at the top and narrow at the bottom and eventually come up with a cone shape.

Shape, Shape, Shape: All Sorts
14:29

Shape, Shape, Shape: All Sorts

Episode 7 ABC May 23, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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This program brings together all the various shapes looked at in the previous episodes. Bunyip is unhappy because her home is littered with all sorts of 3D shapes and is a ...

This program brings together all the various shapes looked at in the previous episodes. Bunyip is unhappy because her home is littered with all sorts of 3D shapes and is a mess. She is trying to tidy up but has marsh measles and feels dreadful. Swaggie decides to cheer her up by playing different games.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Boxes and Rectangles
14:41

Shape, Shape, Shape: Boxes and Rectangles

Episode 1 ABC March 28, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
In this program, Bunyip's television needs to be sent off for repair and Swaggie suggests using a box to protect it. They look at various boxes in the real world such as ...

In this program, Bunyip's television needs to be sent off for repair and Swaggie suggests using a box to protect it. They look at various boxes in the real world such as buildings, cassettes and loaves of bread.

Numtums
11:04

Numtums: Dar Dar's Not-so-lucky Flower

Season 3 Episode 20 ABC Comedy/Kids July 23, 2018

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When Dar Dar wins three games in a row, she puts it down to her lucky five-petal flower. But when her flower starts to lose its five petals, everything seems to go wrong for her.

When Dar Dar wins three games in a row, she puts it down to her lucky five-petal flower. But when her flower starts to lose its five petals, everything seems to go wrong for her.

Numtums
10:57

Numtums: Numpups Can't Fly

Season 2 Episode 13 BBC CBeebies June 17, 2017

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Numtums are 10 cuddly creatures with numbers, who love to count. Little Sandy builds some wings, after she watches the Super Numtum show and decides she wants to learn to fly.

Numtums are 10 cuddly creatures with numbers, who love to count. Little Sandy builds some wings, after she watches the Super Numtum show and decides she wants to learn to fly.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cubes and Squares
13:06

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cubes and Squares

Episode 2 ABC April 4, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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In this program, Bunyip is constructing a barbeque from wooden boxes. Swaggie arrives with a rectangular box full of one of Bunyip's favourite treats - muckle worms. They ...

In this program, Bunyip is constructing a barbeque from wooden boxes. Swaggie arrives with a rectangular box full of one of Bunyip's favourite treats - muckle worms. They compare the features of the different boxes and see that they both have edges, 8 corners and 6 faces.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Triangles
14:54

Shape, Shape, Shape: Triangles

Episode 4 ABC May 2, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Bunyip is building a letterbox so she can get letters from Swaggie while he's away wandering. The letterbox is a traiangular prism that has to sit on three legs. ...

Bunyip is building a letterbox so she can get letters from Swaggie while he's away wandering. The letterbox is a traiangular prism that has to sit on three legs. Unforunately, the legs collapse when the letterbox is placed on top of them.

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cylinders
13:29

Shape, Shape, Shape: Cylinders

Episode 5 ABC May 9, 2003

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Swaggie and Bunyip are having a cookout and they have a lump of dough that needs to be rolled out. They try a ball but realise it will take too long and that the solution is ...

Swaggie and Bunyip are having a cookout and they have a lump of dough that needs to be rolled out. They try a ball but realise it will take too long and that the solution is something that rolls but is long - a cylinder.

Mini Lessons: Maths
10:08

Mini Lessons: Maths

ABC Me May 11, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Miss James teaches how to solve addition problems. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly, and provides opportunities for you to have a go ...

Miss James teaches how to solve addition problems. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly, and provides opportunities for you to have a go at home.

Mini Lessons: Maths
9:53

Mini Lessons: Maths: Years 3-6: Addition with Regrouping

ABC Me May 18, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Miss White teaches you how to complete formal addition problems without regrouping. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly.

Miss White teaches you how to complete formal addition problems without regrouping. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly.

Mini Lessons: Maths
10:07

Mini Lessons: Maths: Years 3-6: Addition without Regrouping

ABC Me May 18, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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Miss White teaches you how to complete formal addition problems without regrouping. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly.

Miss White teaches you how to complete formal addition problems without regrouping. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the addition questions correctly.

Mini Lessons: Maths
10:58

Mini Lessons: Maths: Years F-1: Subtraction Using Concrete and Pictorial Strategies

ABC Me May 25, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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In this lesson, Miss James teaches you how to solve subtraction problems using counters and pictures. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the subtraction questions.

In this lesson, Miss James teaches you how to solve subtraction problems using counters and pictures. She demonstrates how to set up and solve the subtraction questions.

Mini Lessons: Maths
10:38

Mini Lessons: Maths: Years 3-4: Minute to Win It: Quantifying Collections

ABC Me May 25, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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In this lesson, Ms Kirszman teaches you how to play Minute to Win It, and she explores how we can quantify collections without needing to count, but by looking and thinking ...

In this lesson, Ms Kirszman teaches you how to play Minute to Win It, and she explores how we can quantify collections without needing to count, but by looking and thinking instead.

Mini Lessons: Maths
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Mini Lessons: Maths: Years F-1: Addition using a Number Line

ABC Me May 18, 2020

Mathematics

Numeracy

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In this lesson, Miss James teaches the valuable 'counting on' strategy to help solve tricky addition problems using number lines. She demonstrates how to use a number line.

In this lesson, Miss James teaches the valuable 'counting on' strategy to help solve tricky addition problems using number lines. She demonstrates how to use a number line.