Global Warming Clip - class discussion starter
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Global Warming Clip - class discussion starter

Clip from 2050

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This clip highlights a few recent weather disasters that have been blamed in part on global warming. This clip forms a good disc

This clip highlights a few recent weather disasters that have been blamed in part on global warming. This clip forms a good disc

Who Will Be Most Affected by Global Warming?
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Who Will Be Most Affected by Global Warming?

Clip from 2050

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This clip is a good discussion starter and argues that developed nations may be less impacted by global warming than other natio

This clip is a good discussion starter and argues that developed nations may be less impacted by global warming than other natio

What is Causing Global Warming?
3:06

What is Causing Global Warming?

Clip from 2050

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This short clip explains the natural and man made causes of global warming. It includes an explanation of the Greenhouse Effect

This short clip explains the natural and man made causes of global warming. It includes an explanation of the Greenhouse Effect

Top Job: Projectionist
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Top Job: Projectionist

Clip from Totally Wild

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp looks at what is involved when working as a projectionist.

Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp looks at what is involved when working as a projectionist.

Top Job: Marine rescue officer
3:43

Top Job: Marine rescue officer

Clip from Totally Wild

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Totally Wild speak with show regular Aaron Machado of Project Dolphin Safe to find out what is involved in his marine rescue job.

Totally Wild speak with show regular Aaron Machado of Project Dolphin Safe to find out what is involved in his marine rescue job.

Top Job: Police officer
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Top Job: Police officer

Clip from Totally Wild Wow

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp investigates what is involved in being a police officer.

Totally Wild reporter Colin Thrupp investigates what is involved in being a police officer.

Top Job: Lifeguard
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Top Job: Lifeguard

Clip from Totally Wild Extreme

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre explores what is involved in being a professional lifeguard or volunteer lifesaver.

Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre explores what is involved in being a professional lifeguard or volunteer lifesaver.

Top Job: Children's author
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Top Job: Children's author

Clip from Totally Wild Wow

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Totally Wild reporter Natalie Hunter speaks with children's author Andy Griffiths to find out how he fell into his career.

Totally Wild reporter Natalie Hunter speaks with children's author Andy Griffiths to find out how he fell into his career.

Top Job: Paramedic
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Top Job: Paramedic

Clip from Totally Wild Wow

Personal and social capability

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This video has closed captioning
Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre gets behind the wheel of an ambulance to see what is involved in being a paramedic.

Totally Wild reporter Tess Dubre gets behind the wheel of an ambulance to see what is involved in being a paramedic.

Feminist themes in Howl's Moving Castle
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Feminist themes in Howl's Moving Castle

Clip from Howl's Moving Castle

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Sophie walks down a back alley and is confronted by two soldiers who act inappropriately towards her, taunting her vulnerability. Fortunately, Howl appears and offers himself ...

Sophie walks down a back alley and is confronted by two soldiers who act inappropriately towards her, taunting her vulnerability. Fortunately, Howl appears and offers himself as her escort. The scene deals with gender politics, power and aggression.

Wellbeing and violence prevention program
9:53

Wellbeing and violence prevention program

Clip from Kids' Business

Personal and Social Capability

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Students discuss their emotions, equality and the nature of power with program facilitator Bernadette Wright. Casey brings up an example of intimation involving her father, ...

Students discuss their emotions, equality and the nature of power with program facilitator Bernadette Wright. Casey brings up an example of intimation involving her father, and the other children are reminded to respect group confidentiality. Privately, Bernadette talks with Casey about her problems at home and some of the related issues at school. Together they practise talking to her father, and Bernadette explains the importance of emotional intelligence.

Good secrets and bad secrets
2:02

Good secrets and bad secrets

Clip from Kids' Business

Personal and Social Capability

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
The class learns about trust, confidentiality and secrets. Program facilitator Bernadette challenges students to consider the ethical boundaries of good secrets versus bad ...

The class learns about trust, confidentiality and secrets. Program facilitator Bernadette challenges students to consider the ethical boundaries of good secrets versus bad secrets, and the responsibility we all have to protect others from harm.

Healthy communication and breaking old habits
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Healthy communication and breaking old habits

Clip from Kids' Business

Personal and Social Capability

3-4
5-6
7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Jacob tells Bernadette about his dad, and they discuss strategies for communicating. With Bernadette's encouragement, Jacob calls his father and talks to him about his ...

Jacob tells Bernadette about his dad, and they discuss strategies for communicating. With Bernadette's encouragement, Jacob calls his father and talks to him about his thoughts and feelings. Back at school, Casey tells Bernadette that she told her father about the emotional effects of his behaviour during a family meeting. Talking with facilitator Bernadette, Casey also acknowledges that talking to her father and learning to communicate her feelings effectively can break negative habits.

Learning about emotional intelligence
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Learning about emotional intelligence

Clip from Kids' Business

Personal and Social Capability

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3-4
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7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
This video has closed captioning
Matt shares with the class that he misses his father, who is absent because of work, and together they workshop ways to approach the subject. Bernadette explains the ...

Matt shares with the class that he misses his father, who is absent because of work, and together they workshop ways to approach the subject. Bernadette explains the importance of using the pronoun 'I' rather than 'you' when communicating, to safeguard against casting blame. The class learns about 'I' messages and communicating emotions effectively.

Debating the morality of lying to charity workers
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Debating the morality of lying to charity workers

Clip from Can Of Worms

Personal and social capability

9-10
Classification: MatureClassification: Mature
This video has closed captioning
The Can Of Worms panel discuss the morals of telling charity workers you've already donated when you haven't.

The Can Of Worms panel discuss the morals of telling charity workers you've already donated when you haven't.

Determination, commitment and the Cultural Revolution
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Determination, commitment and the Cultural Revolution

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Li, determined to prove himself, practises split jumps after dark. When teacher Chan interrupts, Li explains his concerns about ballet, his future and his family. The next ...

Li, determined to prove himself, practises split jumps after dark. When teacher Chan interrupts, Li explains his concerns about ballet, his future and his family. The next day, the Beijing dance troupe must perform before Madame Mao, who criticises the lack of revolutionary imagery. Chan argues for subtlety but is accused of challenging the revolutionary path. Chan seeks out Li, telling him a parable that inspires Li's resilience. Li proves himself to teacher Gao. Chan is arrested.

Family, courage and human achievement
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Family, courage and human achievement

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Before Li's performance in The Rites of Spring, Li talks to a television journalist about his freedom, his separation from his family and dancing for his parents. Backstage Li ...

Before Li's performance in The Rites of Spring, Li talks to a television journalist about his freedom, his separation from his family and dancing for his parents. Backstage Li and Mary hear unexpected applause in the audience. Outside the theatre, Cynthia welcomes Li's parents, and Ben invites them to their seats. After the performance, Li sees his mother and father in the crowd and they are invited onstage for an emotional reunion.

Having goals, working hard, and China-US politics
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Having goals, working hard, and China-US politics

Clip from Mao's Last Dancer

Personal and Social Capability

7-8
9-10
11-12
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Li and classmates secretly watch the Mikhail Baryshnikov video their teacher Chan gave him before his arrest. Li is motivated to train harder than ever. In 1976 Mao Zedong ...

Li and classmates secretly watch the Mikhail Baryshnikov video their teacher Chan gave him before his arrest. Li is motivated to train harder than ever. In 1976 Mao Zedong dies and China begins to interact with the West. Three years later, Houston Ballet director Ben Stevenson visits the Beijing dance academy. Ben invites Li to travel to the US and Communist Party officials debate whether Li is politically ready to resist the West.