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Meet Mrs Gonsha with ACMI and the ACTF

Meet Mrs Gonsha with ACMI and the ACTF

19 April 2018

Want to learn more about Heidi Arena, a.k.a Mrs Gonsha from Little Lunch? Register for ACMI Education's upcoming ‘Meet the Makers’ videoconference for schools! 

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Registrations Open for Scriptwriting Workshops with ACMI

Registrations Open for Scriptwriting Workshops with ACMI

19 April 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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New Little Lunch Books in Stock

New Little Lunch Books in Stock

19 April 2018

Great news for Little Lunch fans: the two most recent books in the series are now available in the ACTF Education shop. 

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Mustangs FC Cast Talk Gender, Diversity and Representation with Students

Mustangs FC Cast Talk Gender, Diversity and Representation with Students

26 March 2018

On March 23, cast members of teen drama series Mustangs FC visited the ACTF to participate in a live, online Q&A for schools Australia-wide.

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MY:24 Series in NSW Year 11 English Syllabus

MY:24 Series in NSW Year 11 English Syllabus

15 March 2018

ACTF Education is very proud to announce that factual entertainment series MY:24 has been included as a text in the NSW Year 11 Standard English module, ‘Contemporary Possibilities’. 

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2018 Augmented Libraries Summit

2018 Augmented Libraries Summit

15 March 2018

As part of our ongoing outreach to teachers across the country, ACTF Education recently presented at the Sunshine Coast’s annual conference for library staff and educators. 

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Mandarin Hoopla Doopla! Episodes – Watch on iView

Mandarin Hoopla Doopla! Episodes – Watch on iView

16 February 2018

With Chinese language versions of all Hoopla Doopla! episodes available on ABC iView, it will be a Happy New Year for primary teachers of Mandarin! 

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Dates for Your Calendar: Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

Dates for Your Calendar: Comedy Scriptwriting Workshops

16 February 2018

Delivered in partnership with the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), our popular virtual scriptwriting workshops are aimed at Year 5 and 6 students.

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Creating the Ideal Classroom for 2018

Creating the Ideal Classroom for 2018

2 February 2018

If you are looking for engaging short-form content to explore values and behaviours with students, look no further than the ACTF Education shop. 

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New Education Resource for Primary Students

New Education Resource for Primary Students

2 February 2018

The first of our new support materials for 2018, ACTF Education is excited to announce a free Little Lunch curriculum resource for English. 

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ACTF Education Highlights: 2017

ACTF Education Highlights: 2017

6 December 2017

Connecting students to actors, directors, scriptwriters and producers via our webinars, as well as providing teachers with professional learning opportunities and quality curriculum resources were just some of our 2017 highlights. 2018 promises to be even more exciting.

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Award-winning Little J and Big Cuz Supports the Transition to School

Award-winning Little J and Big Cuz Supports the Transition to School

4 December 2017

Calling all Foundation / Prep teachers! Are you looking for resources to help your 2018 students learn about life at primary school? Check out Little J and Big Cuz

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MY:24 Series and Support Materials – Free in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

MY:24 Series and Support Materials – Free in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

29 November 2017

ACTF Education is excited to announce that Victorian teachers and students with log in access to the state’s FUSE portal can now access the complete MY:24 series, along with support materials mapped to the Victorian Curriculum.

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Parkfield PS Wins 2017 Little Lunch App Competition

Parkfield PS Wins 2017 Little Lunch App Competition

28 November 2017

Heidi Arena (Mrs Gonsha) from Little Lunch has judged Parkfield Primary School in Western Australia as this year’s winners of the Little Lunch App Competition.

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Little Lunch Series and Resources Available in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

Little Lunch Series and Resources Available in Victoria’s FUSE Portal

16 November 2017

ACTF Education is excited to announce that Victorian teachers and students with log in access to the state’s FUSE portal can now access all 26 Little Lunch episodes, along with support materials mapped to the Victorian Curriculum. 

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ACTF content for school transitions… including a giveaway!

ACTF content for school transitions… including a giveaway!

16 November 2017

With the end of the school year fast approaching, many teachers are seeking resources that help students process the transition to a new year level or school, such as the Little Lunch graduation special

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ATOM Queensland State Conference: Looking Forward

ATOM Queensland State Conference: Looking Forward

16 November 2017

As part of our ongoing outreach to educators across the country, the ACTF Education team recently presented at the 2017 ATOM Queensland State Conference.

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Little Lunch App Competition -  2017 Finalists Announced

Little Lunch App Competition - 2017 Finalists Announced

14 November 2017

Congratulations to the students from Kingsford Smith School (ACT), Ingle Farm East Primary School (SA), Parkfield Primary School (WA) and Wooloowin State School (QLD) for being short-listed as finalists in the 2017 competition. 

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ACTF Education Outreach: Pre-service Teacher Visits

ACTF Education Outreach: Pre-service Teacher Visits

2 November 2017

As part of our ongoing outreach to schools, teachers and pre-service teachers, ACTF Education recently hosted three groups of pre-service teachers from Australian Catholic University.

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Award-nominated Mustangs FC Streaming on iView

Award-nominated Mustangs FC Streaming on iView

31 October 2017

Mustangs FC was this week nominated for a 2017 Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Award for ‘Best Children’s Television Series’. With all episodes currently available on iView, it’s the perfect time to acquaint yourself with this unique new series.

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