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Accessing ACTF Resources in the Classroom

Teaching Resource
Peter Maggs (Head of Education) and Janine Kelly (Curriculum Officer) walk teachers through the structure and new features of our updated ACTF website.

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ACTF: Inspire, Entertain, Engage

Professional Learning Resource
The ACTF is committed to providing Australian children with entertaining media made especially for them, which makes an enduring contribution to their cultural and educational experience.We are a n...

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Creating and Using Digital Media in the Classroom

Teaching Resource
25 November 2013 This discussion led by the ACTF Education team covers topics including: Book and film comparisons; the TV series Handball Heroes; creating and using digital media in the classroom...

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Dance Academy Cast and Producer Q&A Webinar

Teaching Resource
Dance Academy film Producer Joanna Werner and Cast member Alicia Banit are quizzed by Australian students on the challenges in taking the successful TV series to the big screen. 02:52 - What inspi...

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Dance Academy Movie Q&A Webinar (WA/NT Schools)

Teaching Resource
01:47 – What inspired you to create this TV show? Does it relate to your real life experiences? - Luca - Year 5 Melville Primary School (WA) 03:43 – Alicia, are there any similarities between ...

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Digital Storytelling with MY:24

Teaching Resource
25 August 2014 Penny Robins discusses the development and production of the factual storytelling series MY:24, and Sam Harem and Anna Kamasz introduce the MY:24 App. Teachers are also pointed to r...

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Digital Storytelling with the MY:24 App

Teaching Resource
25 May 2015 Maggie Garrard highlights the ACTF’s educational support materials for the children’s factual series, MY:24. Richard Leigh discusses his work at Campfire Film Foundation, and also ...

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English Productive Modes - Sketch Comedy in Practice

Teaching Resource
23 February 2015 Writer and producer Mark O’Toole discusses his writing career, and his experience developing the children’s comedy series You’re Skitting Me and Sketch-o-Matic interactive w...

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Explore Flight Science with the Paper Pilots

Professional Learning Resource
Join the inspiration behind the fascinating children's film Paper Planes with James and Dylan from The Paper Pilots. Students can explore the science of making and flying paper planes in this hands...

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Exploring the use of Noah & Saskia in the Classroom

Teaching Resource
16 March 2015 Maggie Garrard introduces the plot and themes of the ACTF and BBC co-production Noah and Saskia. Christine Evely outlines the teaching resource she developed for the series, and its ...

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First Day (1995) - Teaching Resource

Professional Learning Resource
First Day is a 75-minute documentary that follows the lives of 11 young Australians as they experience their first day at school. We follow the children and their families in the weeks leading up t...

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Hoopla Doopla! Curriculum Resource

Teaching Resource
Lottie Dowling from the Asia Education Foundation introduces the engaging Hoopla Doopla! Curriculum Resource, and outlines it links to the Australian Curriculum. 

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