BtN Newsbreak
6:59

BtN Newsbreak: February 6, 2017

ABC Me February 6, 2017

News and current affairs

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Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BtN Newsbreak
6:59

BtN Newsbreak: February 7, 2017

ABC Me February 7, 2017

News and current affairs

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Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BtN Newsbreak
7:22

BtN Newsbreak: February 10, 2017

ABC Me February 10, 2017

News and current affairs

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Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BtN Newsbreak
7:22

BtN Newsbreak: February 13, 2017

ABC Me February 13, 2017

News and current affairs

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Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BtN Newsbreak
7:27

BtN Newsbreak: February 15, 2017

ABC Me February 15, 2017

News and current affairs

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Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

Find out what's going on in the world with a news bulletin designed for children, featuring stories that are relevant and easy to understand.

BTN: Media Literacy
13:06

BTN: Media Literacy: News Values

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC Me August 16, 2018

Media arts

News and current affairs

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Have you ever wondered what makes news news? We look at the news values that determine which stories we see and hear about and which ones we don't, and how those news values ...

Have you ever wondered what makes news news? We look at the news values that determine which stories we see and hear about and which ones we don't, and how those news values can subtly shape the way we see the world.

BTN: Media Literacy
12:44

BTN: Media Literacy: Sources

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC Me August 23, 2018

Media arts

News and current affairs

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Sources are a key ingredient to any news story but their quality can vary a lot. This episode looks at different types of sources and gives advice on how to find reliable ...

Sources are a key ingredient to any news story but their quality can vary a lot. This episode looks at different types of sources and gives advice on how to find reliable information.

BTN: Media Literacy
10:37

BTN: Media Literacy: Fake News

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC Me August 30, 2018

Media arts

News and current affairs

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Fake news is big news at the moment. Many experts are worried about the effect that fake stories are having on the media and democracy, but did you know that fake news isn't new?

Fake news is big news at the moment. Many experts are worried about the effect that fake stories are having on the media and democracy, but did you know that fake news isn't new?

BTN: Media Literacy
15:30

BTN: Media Literacy: Media Ethics

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC Me November 8, 2018

Media arts

News and current affairs

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The news media can be a powerful force for good, but it doesn't always use its power in the right way. That's why news organisations often have codes of ethics which ...

The news media can be a powerful force for good, but it doesn't always use its power in the right way. That's why news organisations often have codes of ethics which journalists are expected to abide by.

BTN: Media Literacy
13:07

BTN: Media Literacy: Bias

Season 1 Episode 5 ABC Me September 20, 2018

Media arts

News and current affairs

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Bias is hard to avoid, but it can be really damaging - leading us to make poor choices without fairly weighing up the facts. This episode looks at bias in the media and why it ...

Bias is hard to avoid, but it can be really damaging - leading us to make poor choices without fairly weighing up the facts. This episode looks at bias in the media and why it can be particularly damaging.

Capital punishment debate
3:40

Capital punishment debate

Clip from Behind the News

News and current affairs

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BTN investigates the debate surrounding capital punishment and the death penalty.

BTN investigates the debate surrounding capital punishment and the death penalty.

Cast From The Storm
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Cast From The Storm

ABC June 16, 2019

Intercultural understanding

News and current affairs

Drama

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A timely and emotionally powerful documentary that examines how some of the most fragile members of our society - refugee children - can learn to face highly traumatic pasts ...

A timely and emotionally powerful documentary that examines how some of the most fragile members of our society - refugee children - can learn to face highly traumatic pasts by harnessing the power of drama.

Centenary of The Great Air Race of 1919
5:02

Centenary of The Great Air Race of 1919

Clip from Behind the News

News and current affairs

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Learn all about the 'Great Air Race' from England to Australia in 1919. What did Ross and Keith Smith do during World War I? Whose idea was it to challenge pilots to fly from ...

Learn all about the 'Great Air Race' from England to Australia in 1919. What did Ross and Keith Smith do during World War I? Whose idea was it to challenge pilots to fly from England to Australia in 30 days? Why was it a dangerous challenge? What were the planes made from in those days? What was the name of the type of plane the Smith brothers flew in the challenge? What were the four roles of the men in the aeroplane?

Changes to Australia's population
3:55

Changes to Australia's population

Clip from Behind the News Special

News and current affairs

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As the population of Australia continues to increase, we examine some of the trends that are leading to this growth, some economic concerns people have about this progress and ...

As the population of Australia continues to increase, we examine some of the trends that are leading to this growth, some economic concerns people have about this progress and what the future of Australia might look like.

Children of the revolution
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Children of the revolution

Clip from 60 Minutes

News and current affairs

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The latest global protest phenomenon has school kids going on strike, abandoning the classroom and taking to the streets to demand action on climate change. It’s a campaign ...

The latest global protest phenomenon has school kids going on strike, abandoning the classroom and taking to the streets to demand action on climate change. It’s a campaign that started with one teenager in Sweden.

Christmas traditions
4:08

Christmas traditions

Clip from Behind the News

News and current affairs

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Mrs Claus answers a viewer question about Christmas traditions. We learn about the origins of the Christmas tree, stockings and bon bons.

Mrs Claus answers a viewer question about Christmas traditions. We learn about the origins of the Christmas tree, stockings and bon bons.

Dealing with upsetting stories on the news
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Dealing with upsetting stories on the news

Clip from Behind The News

News and current affairs

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Students discuss how they feel when they see upsetting stories on the news and process how they should react and respond when they see a sad or scary story. A child ...

Students discuss how they feel when they see upsetting stories on the news and process how they should react and respond when they see a sad or scary story. A child psychologist joins the conversations to provide some helpful hints and insights as well.

Deep Fakes
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Deep Fakes

Clip from Behind the News

News and current affairs

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The BtN team give us the lowdown on deepfakes and how to decide whether a media source can be trusted or not.

The BtN team give us the lowdown on deepfakes and how to decide whether a media source can be trusted or not.