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Boy Soldiers A

Boy Soldiers A

Date: March 2017
Students explore issues about conscription in war time and how a filmmaker used a range of techniques to tell one boy's story. Students analyse the techniques used, research then debate conscription.

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Education News - Issue No. 79

Education News - Issue No. 79

Date: January 2017
Book to Screen: Little Lunch, MY:24 App and documentary film-making and script-writing workshops for students.

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Education News - Issue No. 78

Education News - Issue No. 78

Date: November 2016
Little Lunch App Competition winners, Ready For This cast and scriptwriter webinar and script-writing workshops for students.

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Education News - Issue No. 77

Education News - Issue No. 77

Date: March 2016
Little Lunch app and teachers' guide, Ready For This program, and Hoopla Doopla! Chinese Language Resource.

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Education News - Issue No. 76

Education News - Issue No. 76

Date: November 2015
Little Lunch series and resources, new ACTF releases, and Trop Jr Film Festival live event.

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Education News - Issue No. 75

Education News - Issue No. 75

Date: July 2015
Paper Planes special events, and new release ACTF programs.

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Education News - Issue No. 74

Education News - Issue No. 74

Date: February 2015
Curriculum-aligned resources and upcoming events.

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Sketch-O-Matic Teachers' Guide

Sketch-O-Matic Teachers' Guide

Date: December 2014
This guide has been developed for teachers to assist them in their curriculum development, by explaining, step by step, how students are to engage with Sketch-O-Matic.

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MY:24 App Toolbox

MY:24 App Toolbox

Date: December 2014
MY:24 puts the power of documentary filmmaking in your pocket. It allows you to tell the story of the 24 hours that changed your life in a beautifully produced mini-doco all of our own. Be the director, writer and star of your own mini-doco!

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Education News - Issue No. 73

Education News - Issue No. 73

Date: November 2014
You're Skitting Me Sketch-O-Matic, Backyard Science 2, and MY:24 App.

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Bushwhacked! Series 1 Study Guide

Bushwhacked! Series 1 Study Guide

Date: September 2014
This study guide provides some ideas for discussions and activities relating to the series as a whole, including examples from episodes, which can be used before and after each episode is viewed.

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MY:24 Study Guide - English

MY:24 Study Guide - English

Date: September 2014
This study guide uses selected episodes from MY:24 to explore the compelling and thoughtful themes of the series, and the art of creating a narrative.

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MY:24 Study Guide - Health and Physical Education

MY:24 Study Guide - Health and Physical Education

Date: September 2014
This study guide provides teaching strategies to support students in the development of knowledge, skills and depositions that will reinforce their sense of self, and support them in building and managing satisfying relationships, and positively influence, their own and others’ health and wellbeing.

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MY:24 Study Guide - Humanities

MY:24 Study Guide - Humanities

Date: September 2014
This study guide provides practitioners with discussion tools and activities to link the MY:24 stories with themes identified in Years 5-9 of the Australian Curriculum: Humanities, with a particular focus on Civics and Citizenship.

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Bushwhacked! Series 2 Study Guide

Bushwhacked! Series 2 Study Guide

Date: September 2014
This study guide highlights discussion topics and provides activities for teachers to use in their middle-primary to middle-secondary classroom.

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Worst Year of My Life, Again! Study Guide

Worst Year of My Life, Again! Study Guide

Date: August 2014
This study guide supports the vision for 21st Century learning with activities that support the development of the skills, knowledge, behaviours and dispositions that will assist students to live and work successfully in the future.

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Education News - Issue No. 72

Education News - Issue No. 72

Date: July 2014
Dance Academy: Arts Education resource, MY:24 App, and ACTF study guides.

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Stubbies Study Guide

Stubbies Study Guide

Date: July 2014
This study guide has been developed for teachers wishing to incorporate twenty-first century media into their classroom programs.

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Nowhere Boys Study Guide - Part 1 (Eps 1-6)

Nowhere Boys Study Guide - Part 1 (Eps 1-6)

Date: May 2014
This study guide has been written for upper primary and lower secondary students and provides information and suggestions for learning activities in English.

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Nowhere Boys Study Guide - Part 2 (Eps 7-13)

Nowhere Boys Study Guide - Part 2 (Eps 7-13)

Date: May 2014
This study guide has been written for upper primary and lower secondary students and provides information and suggestions for learning activities in English.

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