A Cautionary Tail
14:14

A Cautionary Tail

SBS July 23, 2016

Media arts

Literature

Health and PE

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
A little girl is born with a mysterious bump on her bottom that soon grows into a beautiful tail that expresses her emotions. It wags her joy, flicks her anger, droops in ...

A little girl is born with a mysterious bump on her bottom that soon grows into a beautiful tail that expresses her emotions. It wags her joy, flicks her anger, droops in sadness, or hooks into a curious question mark. The little girl's parents proudly celebrate their daughter's uniqueness, encouraging her exuberant self-expression. At school, her tail inspires magical make-believe adventures with her friends, transforming into a snake or dragon, an explorer's telescope or a magic wand.

A Christmas Carol
1:26:13

A Christmas Carol

Seven December 20, 2014

English

Media arts

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, ...

Ebenezer Scrooge begins the Christmas holiday with his usual miserly contempt, barking at his faithful clerk and his cheery nephew. But when the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come take him on an eye-opening journey revealing truths Old Scrooge is reluctant to face, he must open his heart to undo years of ill will before it's too late.

A Field Guide to Being a 12 Year Old Girl
20:00

A Field Guide to Being a 12 Year Old Girl

ABC Me October 11, 2017

Personal and social capability

Health and PE

Drama

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Twelve girls are given the task of investigating their own species in an innovative blend of theatre and documentary.

Twelve girls are given the task of investigating their own species in an innovative blend of theatre and documentary.

A Little Princess
1:32:56

A Little Princess

Family November 3, 2017

Media arts

English

Personal and social capability

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When her adoring father leaves for war, Sara Crewe goes to a strict New York boarding school and endures the harsh treatment of the stern headmistress. Based on the children's ...

When her adoring father leaves for war, Sara Crewe goes to a strict New York boarding school and endures the harsh treatment of the stern headmistress. Based on the children's classic by Frances Hodgson Burner.

A writing club travels to new worlds at camp
3:53

A writing club travels to new worlds at camp

Clip from Behind the News

English

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
A school writing club allows us the chance to tag along to their writing camp where they share reasons for their love of writing and sample some of their work. Whether ...

A school writing club allows us the chance to tag along to their writing camp where they share reasons for their love of writing and sample some of their work. Whether visiting fantasy worlds like Hogwarts from Harry Potter or traveling to the past with a WWII themed event, these students recognise that through reading and writing, our creativity can take us anywhere.

ABC Open
4:28

ABC Open

ABC Me May 10, 2017

Indigenous Australians

EALD

Languages

5-6
7-8
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
This is a story about fishing methods in Bardi Jawi country on the Dampier Peninsula in the West Kimberley. The Bardi Jawi Rangers share their local knowledge including Bardi ...

This is a story about fishing methods in Bardi Jawi country on the Dampier Peninsula in the West Kimberley. The Bardi Jawi Rangers share their local knowledge including Bardi words for local fish.

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day
1:17:49

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Disney Movies June 1, 2016

Media arts

English

Personal and social capability

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair and it only gets worse. He finds little sympathy from his family, until they all find themselves going through their own bad day.

Alexander's day begins with gum stuck in his hair and it only gets worse. He finds little sympathy from his family, until they all find themselves going through their own bad day.

Alice defeats the Jabberwocky
6:25

Alice defeats the Jabberwocky

Clip from Alice In Wonderland

English

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Alice goes to battle with the Jabberwocky and wins more than the fight she also wins the support of the Red Queen's guards. Tyranny and conformity quickly crumble in Wonderland.

Alice goes to battle with the Jabberwocky and wins more than the fight she also wins the support of the Red Queen's guards. Tyranny and conformity quickly crumble in Wonderland.

Alice falls down the rabbit hole
5:46

Alice falls down the rabbit hole

Clip from Alice In Wonderland

English

3-4
5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The classic scene where Alice falls down the rabbit hole and first arrives in Wonderland. Includes the 'eat me' and 'drink me' scene.

The classic scene where Alice falls down the rabbit hole and first arrives in Wonderland. Includes the 'eat me' and 'drink me' scene.

Alice In Wonderland
1:35:29

Alice In Wonderland

7mate October 4, 2014

English

Literature

Media arts

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
In a magical and imaginative twist of Lewis Carroll's tale, 19-year-old Alice returns to the whimsical world she first encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her ...

In a magical and imaginative twist of Lewis Carroll's tale, 19-year-old Alice returns to the whimsical world she first encountered as a young girl, reuniting with her childhood friends.

Alice rejects a wedding proposal
5:03

Alice rejects a wedding proposal

Clip from Alice In Wonderland

English

5-6
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Alice finds out that Lord Hamish has arranged to propose to her. While everyone expects Alice to do the 'right thing' and marry Hamish, Alice has other ideas.

Alice finds out that Lord Hamish has arranged to propose to her. While everyone expects Alice to do the 'right thing' and marry Hamish, Alice has other ideas.

Alice Through the Looking Glass
1:48:06

Alice Through the Looking Glass

Foxtel Movies Disney +2 October 29, 2017

English

Literature

Media arts

Literacy

5-6
7-8
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
A spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll's beloved stories, Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland (aka Wonderland) and ...

A spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll's beloved stories, Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland (aka Wonderland) and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.

Animalia
24:00

Animalia: Hello, We Must Be Going

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC September 23, 2011

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Alex and Zoe are two kids who find themselves in an extraordinary situation. After stumbling across a magical portal hidden in the town library they're led to a parallel ...

Alex and Zoe are two kids who find themselves in an extraordinary situation. After stumbling across a magical portal hidden in the town library they're led to a parallel dimension, a sophisticated world called ANIMALIA.

Animalia
23:59

Animalia: Goodbye, We Must Be Staying

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC ME June 19, 2014

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
When Corespores blast off, Alex and Zoe must track them down and restore them to the Core or the Animalian population will return to its feral, uncivilised state.

When Corespores blast off, Alex and Zoe must track them down and restore them to the Core or the Animalian population will return to its feral, uncivilised state.

Animalia
28:54

Animalia: The Mist Of Time

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME June 22, 2014

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
After The Corespore of Time blasts off, G'Bubu is swept back in time, to an ancient era when his gorilla ancestors fought for control of the trees against their mortal ...

After The Corespore of Time blasts off, G'Bubu is swept back in time, to an ancient era when his gorilla ancestors fought for control of the trees against their mortal enemies, the tree frogs ... big, big tree frogs.

Animalia
23:59

Animalia: Catcher in the Rhyme

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC ME June 23, 2014

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
During a poetry recital, Allegra expresses her disinterest in "rhymes" by throwing a tantrum that sends a Corespore flying. The result: all Animalians are compelled to speak ...

During a poetry recital, Allegra expresses her disinterest in "rhymes" by throwing a tantrum that sends a Corespore flying. The result: all Animalians are compelled to speak in nothing but rhyme.

Animalia
24:00

Animalia: Forget Me Not

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC October 13, 2011

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
When Erno and Elni, the elephants who never forget, suddenly forget everything, Alex and Zoe go on a search for Corespore in a place where lost Animalian memories go: Memory ...

When Erno and Elni, the elephants who never forget, suddenly forget everything, Alex and Zoe go on a search for Corespore in a place where lost Animalian memories go: Memory Canyon.

Animalia
24:00

Animalia: Long Story Short

Season 1 Episode 6 ABC October 20, 2011

English

Literature

Literacy

Media arts

3-4
5-6
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
An important message is incorrectly communicated and Alex and Zoe must find the truth about Livingstone's disappearance.

An important message is incorrectly communicated and Alex and Zoe must find the truth about Livingstone's disappearance.