For the Juniors: The Sea
15:01

For the Juniors: The Sea: Mangroves

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC ME September 3, 2014

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This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

This program looks at how mangroves have adapted to their wet, salty, tidal environment. We find that mangroves are also essential for many creatures like prawns, crabs and fish.

For The Juniors
15:25

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Celebrating A New Baby

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC February 28, 2010

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People often celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family. In this program a young boy talks about his excitement - and concerns - as he walks through a hospital to meet ...

People often celebrate the birth of a new baby in their family. In this program a young boy talks about his excitement - and concerns - as he walks through a hospital to meet his new baby sister for the first time. Later we rejoin his family as they bring their newest addition home.

For the Juniors: Transport - Getting Around in the Air, Ep 3 of 3
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For the Juniors: Transport - Getting Around in the Air, Ep 3 of 3

ABC September 16, 2013

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A young girl going on her first plane trip forms the base for this exploration into the wonder of air travel.

A young girl going on her first plane trip forms the base for this exploration into the wonder of air travel.

For The Juniors: Farm to Table
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For The Juniors: Farm to Table: Honey

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC August 2, 1991

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Why doesn't all honey look and taste the same? Where does honey come from? Why do bees make honey? These are some of the questions answered in this program.

Why doesn't all honey look and taste the same? Where does honey come from? Why do bees make honey? These are some of the questions answered in this program.

For the Juniors
15:13

For the Juniors: Food A - Crustaceans

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC August 16, 1991

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This program, made in Queensland, looks at some of the more common crustaceans found in that region: tiger prawns,host nippers, and crabs, soldier crabs, fiddler crabs, ...

This program, made in Queensland, looks at some of the more common crustaceans found in that region: tiger prawns,host nippers, and crabs, soldier crabs, fiddler crabs, mangrove (mud) crabs, crayfish. Environments explored are in the sea, by the sea, fresh water.

For the Juniors
14:13

For the Juniors: Safety - Water Safe

Season 1 Episode 4 ABC June 26, 2000

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This program has been designed to complement and conform with the rlssa aquacode program. Covers safety around the pool, supervision, float and wave procedure, reach to rescue ...

This program has been designed to complement and conform with the rlssa aquacode program. Covers safety around the pool, supervision, float and wave procedure, reach to rescue principle.

For the Juniors
20:33

For the Juniors: Multicutural Australia - I Want to Swim

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 12, 1991

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Vi Chi and An are Chinese brothers who came to Australia in a boat. Vi Chi longs to swim. The program underlines basic rules for water safety and encourages discussion of ...

Vi Chi and An are Chinese brothers who came to Australia in a boat. Vi Chi longs to swim. The program underlines basic rules for water safety and encourages discussion of water fears. (Please note that this program/series has been created from masters kindly provided by DECS Tape Services in South Australia. These recordings have been collected over a period dating back to the early 1990s and as such, the picture quality may be of variable standard.)

For The Juniors: Farm to Table
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For The Juniors: Farm to Table: Honey

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC ME July 23, 2014

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Why doesn't all honey look and taste the same? Where does honey come from? Why do bees make honey? These are some of the questions answered in this program.

Why doesn't all honey look and taste the same? Where does honey come from? Why do bees make honey? These are some of the questions answered in this program.

For The Juniors: Buildings
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For The Juniors: Buildings: Building A House

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC August 19, 2010

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This five-part series looks at the ways in which buildings are designed for specific purposes. Taking a technology perspective, each program identifies the reasons behind a ...

This five-part series looks at the ways in which buildings are designed for specific purposes. Taking a technology perspective, each program identifies the reasons behind a building's design.

Minibeasts Environments
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Minibeasts Environments: City

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 30, 2010

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It may appear, at first, that this program is about a guy and two girls who rent an old house in an old suburb. But the program revolves around the lives of the many ...

It may appear, at first, that this program is about a guy and two girls who rent an old house in an old suburb. But the program revolves around the lives of the many minibeasts who also live there. The hall spider, the kitchen cockroach, the bedroom beetle, the bathroom scorpion and the house centipede, to name just a few, are very comfortable in such a place.

Minibeasts Environments
14:08

Minibeasts Environments: Caves

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC October 9, 2011

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Not only are two cave environments looked at in this program, but also the rainforests outside the wilderness cave and the tourist cave. The progress of experienced caver and ...

Not only are two cave environments looked at in this program, but also the rainforests outside the wilderness cave and the tourist cave. The progress of experienced caver and entomologist Stefan Eberhard is followed as he progresses into the depths of the wilderness cave and shares his discovery of some of the rare inhabitants.

For The Juniors
15:19

For The Juniors: Celebrations - Weddings

ABC February 21, 2010

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The romance and ritual of weddings comes alive in this fly-on-the-wall look at tying the knot. From an exotic outdoor Hindu ceremony to the rich formality of a Greek Orthodox ...

The romance and ritual of weddings comes alive in this fly-on-the-wall look at tying the knot. From an exotic outdoor Hindu ceremony to the rich formality of a Greek Orthodox service, this program shows children the range of cultural and religious forms a wedding can take.

For The Juniors
15:41

For The Juniors: Working Animals - Working Dogs

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC April 22, 2010

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This program shows that some dogs are more than household pets. It explores the working world of five different dogs and their handlers including a guide dog, a police dog, a ...

This program shows that some dogs are more than household pets. It explores the working world of five different dogs and their handlers including a guide dog, a police dog, a quarantine sniffer dog, a sheep dog and a pet therapy dog.

For The Juniors: Space
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For The Juniors: Space: The Stars

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC March 24, 2010

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Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which ...

Stars have fascinated people ever since the beginning of time. In this program, students see some well known constellations such as the Southern Cross and the Saucepan which appear in the night sky. Using their own words, children in the program give a simple definition of a star.

For the Juniors
15:22

For the Juniors: Weather - Hot Weather

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC November 19, 2013

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For many Australian children, hot days mean holidays and this program opens with summer scenes at the beach. A weather forecaster sets the mood and suggests some ways to ...

For many Australian children, hot days mean holidays and this program opens with summer scenes at the beach. A weather forecaster sets the mood and suggests some ways to protect skin from damage by the sun. Viewers are encouraged to think about the sort of hot weather they experience - is it hot and dry or hot and humid?

For the Juniors: The Human Body
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For the Juniors: The Human Body: The Working Body

Season 5 Episode 1 ABC October 22, 2013

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This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the ...

This program follows the morning routine of a young boy, and looks at how his body works as a system. He uses his muscles and bones to get out of bed, and as he yawns, the program explains how his lungs, blood and heart work. As he eats his breakfast the program looks at his digestive system and introduces his brain as the control centre of the body to make all these things happen.

For the Juniors
19:00

For the Juniors: Food A - Tropical Fruit

Season 1 Episode 3 ABC August 9, 1991

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This program aims to show that tropical fruits need special growing conditions. Pineapples don’t grow in tins! The presenter examines the use of tinned pineapple in foods, he ...

This program aims to show that tropical fruits need special growing conditions. Pineapples don’t grow in tins! The presenter examines the use of tinned pineapple in foods, he then goes to the market to see where shops and supermarkets buy their fruit supplies. He then visits the Sunshine Plantation and we see pineapples, passionfruit, paw paws and bananas growing.

For the Juniors
14:23

For the Juniors: Safety - As Safe as Houses

Season 1 Episode 1 ABC June 5, 2000

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This program opens with the proposition that houses are not necessarily as safe as they seem.

This program opens with the proposition that houses are not necessarily as safe as they seem.