The Secret World Of Arrietty
1:30:03

The Secret World Of Arrietty

SBS2 November 28, 2015

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

F
1-2
3-4
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the ...

The Clock family are four-inch-tall people who live anonymously in another family's residence, borrowing simple items to make their home. But life is about to change for the Clocks when their daughter, Arrietty, is discovered. In English. From Studio Ghibli.

Shark Tale
1:26:08

Shark Tale

Foxtel Family August 9, 2015

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When a son of a gangster shark boss is accidentally killed while on the hunt, his would-be prey and his vegetarian brother both decide to use the incident to their own advantage.

When a son of a gangster shark boss is accidentally killed while on the hunt, his would-be prey and his vegetarian brother both decide to use the incident to their own advantage.

Khumba
1:21:38

Khumba

NITV January 27, 2017

Personal and social capability

Ethical understanding

Intercultural understanding

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A half-striped zebra is born into a petty, isolated herd obsessed with stripes. Rumours that the odd foal is cursed spread and before long, he's blamed for the drought that ...

A half-striped zebra is born into a petty, isolated herd obsessed with stripes. Rumours that the odd foal is cursed spread and before long, he's blamed for the drought that sets into the Great Karoo.

Kirikou And The Sorceress
1:11:10

Kirikou And The Sorceress

SBS2 March 27, 2016

Media arts

Intercultural understanding

Ethical understanding

Personal and social capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
The tiny Kirikou is born into an African village upon which a sorceress called Karaba has cast a terrible spell - the spring has dried up, the villagers are being blackmailed, ...

The tiny Kirikou is born into an African village upon which a sorceress called Karaba has cast a terrible spell - the spring has dried up, the villagers are being blackmailed, the men of the village have either been kidnapped or have mysteriously disappeared. Kirikou wants to rid the village of Karaba's curse, so goes on an adventurous voyage to reveal Karaba's secrets.

Outback Choir
57:47

Outback Choir

ABC December 31, 2016

Music

Intercultural Understanding

Indigenous Australians

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Follow the heart-warming journey of a regional children's choir, and its founder Michelle Leonard's personal mission to bring a desolate musical landscape back to life.

Follow the heart-warming journey of a regional children's choir, and its founder Michelle Leonard's personal mission to bring a desolate musical landscape back to life.

The Secret Of Mulan
49:25

The Secret Of Mulan

NITV October 13, 2017

Media arts

History

Intercultural understanding

Personal and social capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Set under the magnificent shadows of the Great Wall of China, this epic family tale unfolds as Mulan, a head-strong country girl, and a heroic prince battle to save their ...

Set under the magnificent shadows of the Great Wall of China, this epic family tale unfolds as Mulan, a head-strong country girl, and a heroic prince battle to save their homeland from the evil conqueror, Mala Khan. Mulan, with the help of nature and a totally unexpected cast of wild characters, chooses the road less travelled in hopes of winning the hearts of her people and freedom for her village.

Being Chinese
36:39

Being Chinese

ABC ME July 31, 2014

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Shot entirely on location in Beijing, this programme follows a group of Chinese children through their daily lives. It includes sequences about a trip to the Great Wall of ...

Shot entirely on location in Beijing, this programme follows a group of Chinese children through their daily lives. It includes sequences about a trip to the Great Wall of China; a day in the life of a Chinese school; life in a typical Chinese home; a family meal and a shopping trip. It highlights key language points and has many touch points with other areas of the school curriculum. (English/Mandarin)

Being German
34:29

Being German

ABC ME July 29, 2014

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
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.

Being French
32:13

Being French

ABC ME August 5, 2014

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Shot entirely on location in Marseille, this programme looks at life in the city through the eyes of children. It includes, amongst other things, a fishing trip; a village ...

Shot entirely on location in Marseille, this programme looks at life in the city through the eyes of children. It includes, amongst other things, a fishing trip; a village festival; a nature trail; a beat box competition and a sports festival. It highlights key language points and has many touch points with other areas of the school curriculum.

Being Italian
30:52

Being Italian

ABC March 28, 2012

Languages

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
We join two 10-year-old residents of Rome, Danyal and Buki, following them as they do some of their favourite things in the city - make pizza, play football or go to school.

We join two 10-year-old residents of Rome, Danyal and Buki, following them as they do some of their favourite things in the city - make pizza, play football or go to school.

My Place
24:16

My Place: 1818 - Charles

Season 2 Episode 7 ABC ME August 7, 2011

History

English

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Charles and his older brother John are both expected to work on their parents' farm. Charles loves it but John is lazy, evading his work at every turn. Both boys will soon be ...

Charles and his older brother John are both expected to work on their parents' farm. Charles loves it but John is lazy, evading his work at every turn. Both boys will soon be sent to England to learn how to be refined young gentlemen. This doesn't appeal to Charles who sets out to make himself indispensible on the Owen family property so he won't have to go.

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.

My Place
24:11

My Place: 1808 - Sarah

Season 2 Episode 8 ABC ME August 14, 2011

History

English

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Sarah, though still a child, works as a servant for the cold and demanding Mrs Owen. As if being bossed around by the lady of the house isn't bad enough, Sarah has to deal ...

Sarah, though still a child, works as a servant for the cold and demanding Mrs Owen. As if being bossed around by the lady of the house isn't bad enough, Sarah has to deal with Mrs Owen's sly and sickly daughter, Alice.

History Hunters
24:11

History Hunters: Medieval Life

Season 1 Episode 7 ABC Me August 30, 2016

History

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Meet a medieval estate agent with some fancy castles to sell and hear how knights' training was long and hard and how they wore family crests called coats of arms to stand out ...

Meet a medieval estate agent with some fancy castles to sell and hear how knights' training was long and hard and how they wore family crests called coats of arms to stand out in battle.

History Hunters
24:05

History Hunters: Ancient China

Season 1 Episode 24 ABC ME July 24, 2014

History

Intercultural Understanding

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!

History Hunters
24:04

History Hunters: Transport

Season 1 Episode 26 ABC ME October 14, 2014

History

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Working out the ways that wheels have changed the way we travel and making gears from vegetables to power our vehicles. Plus what was it with flight and making Leonardo Da ...

Working out the ways that wheels have changed the way we travel and making gears from vegetables to power our vehicles. Plus what was it with flight and making Leonardo Da Vinci helicopter that launches high and dry!

My Place
24:04

My Place: 1798 - Sam

Season 2 Episode 9 ABC ME August 21, 2011

History

English

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Sam is a child convict, arrested in London for stealing a jacket. Now, having lived his whole life in towns and cities, he's been sent to an isolated farm on the edge of the ...

Sam is a child convict, arrested in London for stealing a jacket. Now, having lived his whole life in towns and cities, he's been sent to an isolated farm on the edge of the bush Keen to impress, Sam tells his new master, Mr Owen, that he knows all about farming.

History Hunters
24:02

History Hunters: Maya

ABC Me December 14, 2016

History

Intercultural Understanding

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Emily and Otis use discarded bark to create a Maya concertina codex or newspaper. Lexi, Tessa and Josh get their fingers dirty and design pottery fit for a queen.

Emily and Otis use discarded bark to create a Maya concertina codex or newspaper. Lexi, Tessa and Josh get their fingers dirty and design pottery fit for a queen.