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Dance Academy Movie to Receive U.S and Canada Theatrical Release

Dance Academy Movie to Receive U.S and Canada Theatrical Release

21 February 2018

Australian feature film Dance Academy: The Movie will be released in cinemas across the U.S and Canada this March.

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Balloon Barnyard Companion App Now Available

Balloon Barnyard Companion App Now Available

20 February 2018

An interactive reading app based on the colourful Disney Australia pre-school series Balloon Barnyard has recently been released. 

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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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What’s On TV? Monday 12 February – Sunday 18 February

What’s On TV? Monday 12 February – Sunday 18 February

12 February 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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Our Top Picks for Kidscreen 2018

Our Top Picks for Kidscreen 2018

9 February 2018

The 2018 Kidscreen Summit kicks off this week and there’s lots to look forward to. Here are some of our program highlights from this year’s schedule.

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What’s On TV? Monday 5 February – Sunday 11 February

What’s On TV? Monday 5 February – Sunday 11 February

5 February 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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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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What’s On TV? Monday 29 January – Sunday 4 February

What’s On TV? Monday 29 January – Sunday 4 February

25 January 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 22 January – Sunday 28 January.

What’s On TV? Monday 22 January – Sunday 28 January.

18 January 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 8 January – Sunday 14 January

What’s On TV? Monday 8 January – Sunday 14 January

8 January 2018

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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What’s On TV? Monday 18 December – Sunday 24 December

What’s On TV? Monday 18 December – Sunday 24 December

14 December 2017

Never miss a moment of your favourite Australian children’s television series. See what’s on free-to-air and pay TV this week. 

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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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Little Lunch (Specials) the Best Children’s Program in Australia for 2017

Little Lunch (Specials) the Best Children’s Program in Australia for 2017

4 December 2017

Little Lunch – The Specials has taken home the 'Best Children’s Television Series' at the 2017 AACTA Awards today.

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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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Who Got Funding at the ACTF Board Meeting?

Who Got Funding at the ACTF Board Meeting?

30 November 2017

A bumper slate of new and exciting future projects were approved for script development funding at the ACTF board meeting last week.

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Little Lunch Special Receives CICFF Award

Little Lunch Special Receives CICFF Award

29 November 2017

A special episode of Gristmill mockumentary series Little Lunch has received a top prize at Chicago’s International Children’s Film Festival (CICFF).

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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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