Telling Tales
5:22

Telling Tales: Anansi and Turtle

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC ME November 19, 2014

English

Intercultural Understanding

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series of animations, aimed at 7-11 year olds, takes traditional tales and gives them a modern spin. Visually entertaining and rich in dialogue, the stories have been ...

This series of animations, aimed at 7-11 year olds, takes traditional tales and gives them a modern spin. Visually entertaining and rich in dialogue, the stories have been produced in English, French, Spanish, German, Mandarin and Arabic. This episode is in English. Anansi invites Turtle into her home to share a meal, but contrives to eat all the yams herself - leaving Turtle hungry. Turtle returns the 'compliment' by inviting Anansi to join him - and cleverly gets his own back.

History Hunters
23:56

History Hunters: Vikings

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME December 2, 2014

History

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Fast-paced, funny and full of facts, History Hunters brings the fun into history and guarantees parents and their children will discover that the past was weird, wacky and ...

Fast-paced, funny and full of facts, History Hunters brings the fun into history and guarantees parents and their children will discover that the past was weird, wacky and interesting!

Being German
34:29

Being German

ABC ME July 29, 2014

Languages

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3-4
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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Shot entirely on location in Berlin, this programme explores the lives of children in the city. It includes sequences of a guided tour of the city; cycling; the school day; ...

Shot entirely on location in Berlin, this programme explores the lives of children in the city. It includes sequences of a guided tour of the city; cycling; the school day; cookery; a market stall and a junior football club.

History Hunters
23:57

History Hunters: Spies

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me August 22, 2016

History

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3-4
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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See how a secret spy disguise can totally transform your appearance and how to use everyday items like a teddy, a book and an olive for spy tricks. Plus, discover how to crack ...

See how a secret spy disguise can totally transform your appearance and how to use everyday items like a teddy, a book and an olive for spy tricks. Plus, discover how to crack secret spy notes with invisible milk ink and how to make gadgets to look and listen.

History Hunters
23:59

History Hunters: Arabia

Season 1 Episode 13 ABC Me September 14, 2016

History

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3-4
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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How lights and cardboard combine to make a shadow puppet theatre, how to tell time using an Arabian sundial and make a water clock with plastic bottles and tubing.

How lights and cardboard combine to make a shadow puppet theatre, how to tell time using an Arabian sundial and make a water clock with plastic bottles and tubing.

History Hunters
23:59

History Hunters: Pacific Islands

Season 1 Episode 25 ABC Me September 15, 2016

History

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Emily and Anthony use cardboard to make a Pacific Canoe complete with waterproofing and an outrigger for balance. Meanwhile Ruby and Chris discover the styles and patterns of ...

Emily and Anthony use cardboard to make a Pacific Canoe complete with waterproofing and an outrigger for balance. Meanwhile Ruby and Chris discover the styles and patterns of Pacific weaving creating their own place mat!

Telling Tales
5:40

Telling Tales: The Butterfly Lovers

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC Me April 2, 2015

English

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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In this traditional Chinese tale Zhu disguises herself as a boy so that she can go to school and learn. But when she falls in love with Liang, one of her classmates, the ...

In this traditional Chinese tale Zhu disguises herself as a boy so that she can go to school and learn. But when she falls in love with Liang, one of her classmates, the differences in their backgrounds leads to a tragic ending.

Telling Tales
5:19

Telling Tales: Jason and Medea

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC Me March 19, 2015

English

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When the planet's unique source of energy, the Golden Crystal, is stolen by the space pirate Tartarus, Jason and his sister Medea have to use all their courage and talents to ...

When the planet's unique source of energy, the Golden Crystal, is stolen by the space pirate Tartarus, Jason and his sister Medea have to use all their courage and talents to retrieve it and bring it back to Earth.

Hardball
21:43

Hardball: Howie the Handball Hero

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me May 26, 2019

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

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Bullfrogs footy stars visit school and Daddy is their new recruit. A badly aimed handball from Salwa gets her banned from Sasi-Wests-Hat, and Jerry's Maori legend lie gets ...

Bullfrogs footy stars visit school and Daddy is their new recruit. A badly aimed handball from Salwa gets her banned from Sasi-Wests-Hat, and Jerry's Maori legend lie gets Mikey on board.

Hardball
20:32

Hardball: Impossible Mission

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Me June 2, 2019

Personal and social capability

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Jerry and Salwa join forces to train Mikey in handball and his power is epic, but his aim needs serious work.

Jerry and Salwa join forces to train Mikey in handball and his power is epic, but his aim needs serious work.

Hardball
23:33

Hardball: The Odd Couple

Season 1 Episode 9 ABC Me July 7, 2019

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

3-4
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Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A failed trial of digital locks on the doors at school results in the longest 29 minutes ever. Everyone is locked in their rooms, Ms Crapper included. Mikey and Tiffany ...

A failed trial of digital locks on the doors at school results in the longest 29 minutes ever. Everyone is locked in their rooms, Ms Crapper included. Mikey and Tiffany realise they are not so different after all.

Hardball
23:41

Hardball: Gary Garrison

Season 1 Episode 10 ABC Me July 12, 2019

Personal and social capability

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When Mikey, Tiffany and Salwa attend a workshop by World Handball Champion Gary Garrison at Tiff's posh old school, things don't quite go to plan.

When Mikey, Tiffany and Salwa attend a workshop by World Handball Champion Gary Garrison at Tiff's posh old school, things don't quite go to plan.

Hardball
20:31

Hardball: Across the Ditch

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me July 8, 2019

Personal and social capability

Intercultural understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When Mikey's daddy scores a rugby league contract, he upends their lives in New Zealand, plonking them in Western Sydney. Mikey starts at his new school mid-term and at ...

When Mikey's daddy scores a rugby league contract, he upends their lives in New Zealand, plonking them in Western Sydney. Mikey starts at his new school mid-term and at lunchtime on day one, discovers handball.

History Hunters
24:05

History Hunters: Ancient China

Season 1 Episode 24 ABC ME July 24, 2014

History

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3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Face-paced, funny and full of facts, History Hunters brings the fun into history and guarantees parents and their children will discover that the past was weird, wacky and ...

Face-paced, funny and full of facts, History Hunters brings the fun into history and guarantees parents and their children will discover that the past was weird, wacky and interesting!

Postcards from Bangladesh
8:59

Postcards from Bangladesh: Using Water

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 6, 2013

Geography

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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series takes in the landscape and people of Bangladesh, focusing on the influence water has on everyday life. Today: What is the problem with using surface water? What ...

This series takes in the landscape and people of Bangladesh, focusing on the influence water has on everyday life. Today: What is the problem with using surface water? What are tube wells used for? Why is it difficult to get clean water? The importance of good hygiene and access to safe water is stressed in this investigation of water sources and their uses in Bangladesh.

Postcards from Bangladesh
8:59

Postcards from Bangladesh: Flooding

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC October 30, 2013

Geography

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3-4
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Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series takes in the landscape and people of Bangladesh, focusing on the influence water has on everyday life. Today: Why does flooding occur in Bangladesh? How are ...

This series takes in the landscape and people of Bangladesh, focusing on the influence water has on everyday life. Today: Why does flooding occur in Bangladesh? How are villages and towns protected from flooding? Is flooding always a disaster? Flooding is an annual event in Bangladesh, and it has both good and bad effects.

History Hunters
24:12

History Hunters: Romans

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC ME August 20, 2014

History

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Based in a museum space, the four corridors signify the four corners of the Earth, the Hosts trigger the stories and then pursue knowledge by time travelling through the ...

Based in a museum space, the four corridors signify the four corners of the Earth, the Hosts trigger the stories and then pursue knowledge by time travelling through the corridors to a time and place in the past.

History Hunters
23:56

History Hunters: Space

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Me August 26, 2016

History

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3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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...How vegetables can help you work out the size of the planets AND how a balloon and foil makes a perfect black hole, PLUS a bottle, pvc pipe and inner tube are transformed ...

...How vegetables can help you work out the size of the planets AND how a balloon and foil makes a perfect black hole, PLUS a bottle, pvc pipe and inner tube are transformed into a stomp rocket that takes to the skies.