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Now Available: Lockie Leonard Digital Download

Now Available: Lockie Leonard Digital Download

10 September 2018

With teachers and schools increasingly keen to access digital content for their classrooms, the ACTF is making more of your favourite series available as digital downloads. 

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Laughing and Learning in Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Laughing and Learning in Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

10 September 2018

Our August series of virtual comedy scriptwriting workshops for Year 5 and 6 students, presented in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), wrapped up last week with students presenting their own original sketches. 

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2018 My Place Competition – Winners Announced

2018 My Place Competition – Winners Announced

10 September 2018

The ACTF Education team have been overwhelmed by the response to the 2018 My Place Competition from Years 3-6 primary students around Australia.

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Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

Behind the Scenes with the Mustangs FC Cast

27 August 2018

In our live virtual learning event earlier this year, Mustangs FC cast members answered primary and secondary students’ questions about working in the media industry.

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Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

Live Virtual Event for F-2 Students: Music for Everyone

27 August 2018

Are you getting started with F-2 classroom music? Curious about our Lah-Lah’s Adventures: Music for Everyone resource? Please join us for a one-off live webinar with Tina and Mark Harris (A.K.A. Lah-Lah and Buzz)! 

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Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

Term Three Professional Learning Workshops for Victorian DET Teachers

21 August 2018

In partnership with the Victorian Department of Education and Training the ACTF will be running free full-day professional learning workshops for DET primary and secondary teachers in Term Three. 

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2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

2018 My Place Competition: Prizes Announced!

10 August 2018

With just over two weeks remaining of the 2018 My Place Competition, it’s time to highlight the great competition prizes. 

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Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

Create Digital Texts with the Little Lunch App Competition

10 August 2018

Primary teachers, are your students working on digital text comprehension and creation in English? Why not plan an engaging unit around our 2018 Little Lunch App Competition? 

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Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Register Now for August's Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

27 July 2018

Delivered in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image, and generously supported by the Victorian Department of Education and Training, our popular virtual scriptwriting workshops are aimed at Year 5 and 6 students.

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Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

Now Available: My Place Digital Downloads

27 July 2018

With teachers and schools increasingly keen to access digital content for their classrooms, the ACTF is making more of your favourite series available as digital downloads.

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New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

New Release: Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit

27 July 2018

Exploring gender, relationships, mental health, leadership or diversity with your students? Our free Mustangs FC Teaching Toolkit will support you in examining these big issues – all key themes in the award-winning series Mustangs FC.

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Entries Open for the 2018 My Place Competition

Entries Open for the 2018 My Place Competition

24 July 2018

Calling all young writers! Entries are now open for the 2018 My Place Competition, a national short story contest for students.

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Conference recap: 2018 AATE / ALEA National Conference

Conference recap: 2018 AATE / ALEA National Conference

17 July 2018

The ACTF Education team attended this year’s AATE/ALEA National Conference as both presenters and exhibitors. As always, we have come away inspired by the engaging discussions had around literacy learning and teaching. 

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New to F-2 Music Education?

New to F-2 Music Education?

17 July 2018

Have you been asked to teach F-2 classroom music in Term Three? Not sure where to start? Check out our latest resource – Lah-Lah’s Adventures: Music for Everyone

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2018 My Place Competition: Entries Open 20 July

2018 My Place Competition: Entries Open 20 July

17 July 2018

Our national short story contest for primary students in Years 3-6 opens this Friday, 20 July. We can’t wait to read students’ imaginative thoughts on what life might be like for a 2018 My Place character. 

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Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops Wrap Up

Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops Wrap Up

18 June 2018

Our June series of virtual comedy scriptwriting workshops for Year 5 and 6 students, presented in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), wrapped up last week. 

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New to the ACTF Shop – Little Lunch: Triple the Games

New to the ACTF Shop – Little Lunch: Triple the Games

13 June 2018

The fifth hilarious book in the series by Danny Katz and Mitch Vane, Little Lunch: Triple the Games is now available in the ACTF Shop

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ACTF Education Outreach: University of Queensland Workshop

ACTF Education Outreach: University of Queensland Workshop

4 June 2018

As part of our ongoing outreach to schools, teachers and pre-service teachers, ACTF Education recently presented a virtual workshop on Media Arts for pre-service primary teachers at the University of Queensland. 

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Teaching Resources for Refugee Week

Teaching Resources for Refugee Week

1 June 2018

The ACTF has compiled a range of engaging educational content and support materials related to Refugee Week and World Refugee Day.

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Kanopy Adds New ACTF Titles

Kanopy Adds New ACTF Titles

9 May 2018

Streaming site Kanopy has added a range of ACTF titles, including Little LunchMortified, Dance Academy and more.

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