For the Juniors
15:13

For the Juniors: Food A - Crustaceans

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 16, 1991

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This program, made in Queensland, looks at some of the more common crustaceans found in that region: tiger prawns,host nippers, and crabs, soldier crabs, fiddler crabs, ...

This program, made in Queensland, looks at some of the more common crustaceans found in that region: tiger prawns,host nippers, and crabs, soldier crabs, fiddler crabs, mangrove (mud) crabs, crayfish. Environments explored are in the sea, by the sea, fresh water.

For The Juniors: Farm To Table
15:13

For The Juniors: Farm To Table: Rice

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 9, 2010

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A rice farmer and his children show how they grow rice, from land preparation, irrigation, sowing seeds to harvesting the crop.

A rice farmer and his children show how they grow rice, from land preparation, irrigation, sowing seeds to harvesting the crop.

For the Juniors: The Sea
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For the Juniors: The Sea: Under The Sea

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC ME August 27, 2014

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In this program we look at how animals breathe in water, how the sea changes as we go deeper, how people get to see what is below the surface of the sea and some of the plants ...

In this program we look at how animals breathe in water, how the sea changes as we go deeper, how people get to see what is below the surface of the sea and some of the plants and animals that live in the sea and how they survive.

Minibeasts Environments
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Minibeasts Environments: Beach

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC November 16, 2010

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An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the ...

An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the bush. Very few stop to look closely at the amazing variety of minibeast life that lives around, in and on the pond.

For The Juniors: Buildings
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For The Juniors: Buildings: Shopping Centre

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 26, 2010

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From facilities for delivering goods to features that make cleaning easier, this program shows how a well designed shopping centre meets the needs of people who use it.

From facilities for delivering goods to features that make cleaning easier, this program shows how a well designed shopping centre meets the needs of people who use it.

Minibeasts Environments
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Minibeasts Environments: City

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 30, 2010

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It may appear, at first, that this program is about a guy and two girls who rent an old house in an old suburb. But the program revolves around the lives of the many ...

It may appear, at first, that this program is about a guy and two girls who rent an old house in an old suburb. But the program revolves around the lives of the many minibeasts who also live there. The hall spider, the kitchen cockroach, the bedroom beetle, the bathroom scorpion and the house centipede, to name just a few, are very comfortable in such a place.

For The Juniors
15:01

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Christmas

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 18, 2009

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This program presents Christmas as a time when people show how much they care for others. Whether it's making presents or cooking up a feast, Christmas is portayed as a happy ...

This program presents Christmas as a time when people show how much they care for others. Whether it's making presents or cooking up a feast, Christmas is portayed as a happy time spent with family and friends. Scenes from a school nativity play help to explain the celebration's religious origins. Traditions such as sending cards, putting up a Christmas tree and writing a note to Santa are all illustrated. The program also shows the preparatoin and sharing of special Christmas foods from a range of cultures.

For the Juniors: The Sea
15:01

For the Juniors: The Sea: Mangroves

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME September 3, 2014

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This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

For the Juniors: Farm to Table
15:01

For the Juniors: Farm to Table : Bread

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me May 28, 2015

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Where does bread come from? This is the question asked while children eat their sandwiches in the school playground.

Where does bread come from? This is the question asked while children eat their sandwiches in the school playground.

Minibeasts Environments
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Minibeasts Environments: Bush Pond

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC November 23, 2010

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An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the ...

An old quarry that fills with rainwater is only a few hundred metres away from a city suburb. Every day people walk past it to exercise dogs, or to enjoy an escape into the bush. Very few stop to look closely at the amazing variety of minibeast life that lives around, in and on the pond.

For The Juniors: Space
15:00

For The Juniors: Space: The Stars

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 24, 2010

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Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which ...

Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which appear in the night sky. Using their own words, children in the program give a simple definition of a star.

For The Juniors
14:56

For The Juniors: The Human Body - The Thinking Feeling Body

Season 5 Episode 2 ABC May 18, 2011

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The five senses are our contact with the world and can protect us from danger - just like animals. Not everyone has five senses. This program looks at how blind and deaf ...

The five senses are our contact with the world and can protect us from danger - just like animals. Not everyone has five senses. This program looks at how blind and deaf children can use their other senses to compensate.

For The Juniors
14:52

For The Juniors: Celebrations - A Monster Christmas

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC December 2, 2009

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With only two days to go, Dodly and Flynn are busy making the final preparations for their Christmas celebration. As expected, it's not all smooth sailing for the two ...

With only two days to go, Dodly and Flynn are busy making the final preparations for their Christmas celebration. As expected, it's not all smooth sailing for the two monsters, especially when Dodly discovers he has no money left to buy Flynn a present, and they encounter a reluctant turkey. Whilst looking for solutions to their problems, they uncover the history and meaning behind some of the traditions of Christmas.

For the Juniors
14:44

For the Juniors: Safety - Travel Safely

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC June 19, 2000

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This program looks at road safety from the point of view of the child. Other areas covered are pedestrians, safe night clothing, seat belts and behaviour.

This program looks at road safety from the point of view of the child. Other areas covered are pedestrians, safe night clothing, seat belts and behaviour.

For The Juniors: Farm To Table
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For The Juniors: Farm To Table: Fish

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC August 23, 2010

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How do fish get from the sea to our table? Watch a commercial fishing vessel at work and visit the fish markets. Follow particular fish species from the markets to the shops ...

How do fish get from the sea to our table? Watch a commercial fishing vessel at work and visit the fish markets. Follow particular fish species from the markets to the shops and finally to the table. Discover the different ways to eat fish in our multicultural society.

For the Juniors
14:32

For the Juniors: Safety - Play it Safely

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC June 12, 2000

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This program takes us out of the house into the suburban backyard or garden. It looks at hazards that can exist in apparently harmless environments like the lawn, the ...

This program takes us out of the house into the suburban backyard or garden. It looks at hazards that can exist in apparently harmless environments like the lawn, the vegetable garden and the garden shed. Raises issues of safe places to play etc.

For the Juniors: The Human Body
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For the Juniors: The Human Body: The Working Body

Season 5 Episode 1 ABC October 22, 2013

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This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the ...

This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the program explains how his lungs, blood and heart work. As he eats his breakfast the program looks at his digestive system and introduces his brain as the control centre of the body to make all these things happen.

For The Juniors: Space
14:29

For The Juniors: Space: The Sun

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC March 10, 2010

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This program focuses on the way in which people make use of the sun in everyday life. For example, drying the washing or paintings, ripening fruit and providing warmth so ...

This program focuses on the way in which people make use of the sun in everyday life. For example, drying the washing or paintings, ripening fruit and providing warmth so that we can enjoy outdoor activities. The use of solar power as a form of energy is also introduced.