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Australian Rules - Study Kit

The feature film Australian Rules is adapted from Philip Gwynne’s book, “Deadly Unna?”. The book won the Children’s Book Council of Australia’s Book of the Year for Older Readers Award in 1999, and was highly praised for its reconciliation message. The film is a story …

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First Day (1995) - Study Guide

… The First Day Study Guide accompanies the First Day (DVD) program and presents an overview of the changes that children go through when they first attend school. It offers guidelines for teachers and parents to help them cope with the changes school life brings.… First Dayis a documen…

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House Gang - Study Kit

House Gang is a six episode comedy series about a group of people with an intellectual disability whose lives are imposed upon by their bankrupt landlord, Mike and his vitriolic teenage daughter Chloe. The series challenges the stereotypes of what constitutes disability. Together with the education…

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Indigenous Perspectives - Education Package

The diverse histories, communities and cultures of Indigenous Australian children are represented in a range of ACTF content.… Our new animated series Little J and Big Cuz follows five-year old Little J as he explores his environment and his new school. The My Place episod…

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MY:24 - App Toolbox

Making a mini-doco on your own life-changing experience may seem like a daunting task. Here are some things to collect and think about before creating your own MY:24 story: … ... Get inspired! Watch MY:24 episodes to get some ideas for life-changing experiences that make good stori…

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MY:24 - Study Guide: English

Providing teachers with strategies for the English classroom, 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.… Using the MY:24 series as a stimulus to encourage students to ob…

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MY:24 - Study Guide: Health And Physical Education (HPE)

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 wel…

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MY:24 - Study Guide: Humanities

MY:24 offers a series of unique windows into contemporary Australian life from the perspective of young people. The MY:24 Study Guide – Humanities, provides practitioners with discussion tools and activities to link these stories with themes identified in Years 5-9 of the Australian Curriculu…

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Noah & Saskia - Teaching Resource

Two teenagers find each other from opposite sides of the globe, and change each other’s lives. By projecting their ideal selves in a virtual world, they get a little closer to reaching their ideals in the real one. A mixture of live action, animation and visual FX, is set in Melbourne (Austra…

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Paper Planes - Fold 'n' Fly: The Circling Clive

"The Circling Clive" is a paper plane design that makes its on-screen debut as one of character Dylan's original creations in the Australian feature film Paper Planes.… Originally created by THE PAPER PILOTS, this Fold 'n' Fly PDF provides students with the information they requite to recreat…

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Ready for This - Study Guide

Ready for This is an aspirational teen drama series that highlights the challenges and adventures of six elite teens brought together in pursuit of their dreams.This study guide has been written to support the learning and teaching in a number of areas, including Health and Physical Educa…

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Secondary English Teaching Resource

The Secondary English Teaching Resource highlights the need for students to think critically and become discerning consumers about multi-media texts. 21st century students are bombarded constantly with visual messages, complex instructions, technical specifications and graphic illustrations. T…

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