How civil engineers use maths and science
3:40

How civil engineers use maths and science

Clip from Scope

Design and technologies

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Skyscrapers seem to defy the laws of physics by holding up millions of kilograms of weight. Brendan Scott, a Civil Engineer from the University of Adelaide, explains how ...

Skyscrapers seem to defy the laws of physics by holding up millions of kilograms of weight. Brendan Scott, a Civil Engineer from the University of Adelaide, explains how engineers use maths and science to figure out how we can build large and complex structures without them falling down.

The use of coding in creating music
4:57

The use of coding in creating music

Clip from Coding: The Future is Creative

Digital technologies

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A look at how one musician is built a music system that uses coding to manipulate his voice and create music.

A look at how one musician is built a music system that uses coding to manipulate his voice and create music.

Coding video games
4:20

Coding video games

Clip from Coding: The Future is Creative

Digital technologies

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Chloe Watts meets games developer Mita Khandaker, who describes how she got into coding and made a career out of programming video games, including Redshirt.

Chloe Watts meets games developer Mita Khandaker, who describes how she got into coding and made a career out of programming video games, including Redshirt.

Panning for gold
4:09

Panning for gold

Clip from Finding Stuff Out

Science

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Harrison reveals how alchemists tried to turn lead into gold, and holds a competition between two children to see who can pan the most fool's gold.

Harrison reveals how alchemists tried to turn lead into gold, and holds a competition between two children to see who can pan the most fool's gold.

Eugene and Rapunzel see the lanterns
4:35

Eugene and Rapunzel see the lanterns

Clip from Tangled

Media arts

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Eugene takes Rapunzel on a boat journey to see orange glow of the lanterns, as he grows fonder of her.

Eugene takes Rapunzel on a boat journey to see orange glow of the lanterns, as he grows fonder of her.

Princess wants to be independent
1:57

Princess wants to be independent

Clip from Aladdin

Media arts

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
After rejecting another suitor, Princess Jasmine tells her father, the sultan, she is frustrated by her royal lifestyle, lack of freedom and independence.

After rejecting another suitor, Princess Jasmine tells her father, the sultan, she is frustrated by her royal lifestyle, lack of freedom and independence.

Never copy from Shakespeare!
1:27

Never copy from Shakespeare!

Clip from You're Skitting Me

Drama

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Parody of Shakespearean english.

Parody of Shakespearean english.

Mayan temples and cities
2:01

Mayan temples and cities

Clip from The Time Compass

History

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Mayans were known for their spectacular pyramid temples, where sacrifices took place to appease their gods.

The Mayans were known for their spectacular pyramid temples, where sacrifices took place to appease their gods.

Fermentation conditions test
2:57

Fermentation conditions test

Clip from Scope

Science

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Junior scientist Charlotte conducts an experiment to test which combination of ingredients creates the best conditions for fermentation, using plastic bottles, balloons, ...

Junior scientist Charlotte conducts an experiment to test which combination of ingredients creates the best conditions for fermentation, using plastic bottles, balloons, sugar, baking soda and dry yeast.

What is the G20?
3:49

What is the G20?

Clip from Behind The News

Civics and citizenship

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Find out what the G20 is, who is involved and what happens when they meet

Find out what the G20 is, who is involved and what happens when they meet

The role of war nurses
3:41

The role of war nurses

Clip from Behind The News

History

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A group of children research war nurse Olive Haynes and find out about the important role the nurses played during the wars.

A group of children research war nurse Olive Haynes and find out about the important role the nurses played during the wars.

Elastigirl encourages husband to have faith in himself
2:29

Elastigirl encourages husband to have faith in himself

Clip from The Incredibles

Media arts

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Elastigirl and Mr Incredible argue about the best way to drive into the city to take on Syndrome's Omnidroid, but as Mr Incredible expresses doubt about his ability to defeat ...

Elastigirl and Mr Incredible argue about the best way to drive into the city to take on Syndrome's Omnidroid, but as Mr Incredible expresses doubt about his ability to defeat the robot, Elastigirl confirms her faith in her husband and teamwork.

What was the Renaissance?
2:12

What was the Renaissance?

Clip from The Time Compass

History

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The European Renaissance was an age of enlightenment, when art and science clawed back knowledge from strict religious beliefs.

The European Renaissance was an age of enlightenment, when art and science clawed back knowledge from strict religious beliefs.

How the Aztec Empire was born
1:40

How the Aztec Empire was born

Clip from The Time Compass

History

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Aztec's were not the first civilisation to dominate what is now Central America. So what happened to their predecessors?

The Aztec's were not the first civilisation to dominate what is now Central America. So what happened to their predecessors?

The Prophet Muhammad
2:35

The Prophet Muhammad

Clip from The Time Compass

Religious studies

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A brief history of the Prophet Muhammad, his visions and how he founded Islam.

A brief history of the Prophet Muhammad, his visions and how he founded Islam.

Brothers working together
4:13

Brothers working together

Clip from Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Personal and social capability

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Greg and Rodrick put their differences aside to help each other clean up after having a party while their parents are out of town. While they do decide to work together, the ...

Greg and Rodrick put their differences aside to help each other clean up after having a party while their parents are out of town. While they do decide to work together, the motive of their actions is questionable.

What is the Silk Road?
2:15

What is the Silk Road?

Clip from The Time Compass

Business and economics

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Explore the history of China's famous Silk Road, an ancient trade route that changed the world. also learn about Marco Polo's travels in China.

Explore the history of China's famous Silk Road, an ancient trade route that changed the world. also learn about Marco Polo's travels in China.

Starting school later in the day
3:25

Starting school later in the day

Clip from Behind the News Special

Health and PE

5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Some studies show kids do their best thinking later in the day. One school in the UK is starting classes at half past one in the afternoon in the hope that the students will ...

Some studies show kids do their best thinking later in the day. One school in the UK is starting classes at half past one in the afternoon in the hope that the students will concentrate better in class and therefore get better grades!