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Backyard Science - Wonderful Air

In pairs, the students devise a game for testing their knowledge of air pressure.… This activity is part of the Backyard Science: Primary Teaching Resource and designed to introduce the students to Kahootz by setting a relatively simple but challenging and interesting task.… Student Lea…

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Dance Academy - Arts Education

Dance Academy: Arts Education supports Middle Years educators with engaging classroom activities, designed to enhance students’ knowledge, skills and understanding of dance, as both an artist and audience.… The website features video clips and production materials from the award-wi…

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Dance Academy - Free Form

In this activity, students watch the clip Leap of Faith and Episode 22: Flight of Fight Response from Series 1 of the award-winning Dance Academy children's television program.… Students then participate in a number of warm up and free form movement exercises which lead them to creating their…

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DirtGirlWorld - Trees

These activities build knowledge and awareness of sustainable and eco-friendly ways to live. They requirechildren/students to view, identify and discuss the environmental message/s embedded in the dirtgirlworld episode and build on this initial understanding by exploring different ideas/concepts as…

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Language of Belonging - Wadu Matyidi

Language of Belonging is a multi-platform education resource based on the ground breaking Indigenous short animation Wadu Matyidi and the five accompanying behind the scenes mini documentaries.… Designed specifically for Primary-aged students, this diverse learning program give…

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Lift Off! - Chill Out!: Teachers' Guide

The Chill Out! resource uses TV to teach children about conflict resolution, bullying prevention, fairness and relationships. It utilises dramatic segments from Lift Off, the ACTF's award-winning entertaining and educational series for young children.… The Chill Out! Teach…

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Lift Off! - I Think... Teaching Resource

I Think... is an interdisciplinary teaching resource which uses television to explore philosophical themes and philosophical inquiry in the classroom.… The DVD anthology contains 24 of the “Munch Kids” animated films from the ACTF’s award-winning Lift Off televisio…

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Little Lunch App Competition

Now in its third year, the ACTF’s Little Lunch App Competition invites Year 3-6 students to submit short films they have created with the free Little Lunch App. Participating classes generally view and analyse episodes of the hilarious school-based mockumentary series as a star…

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Little Lunch App: A Teacher's Guide

The Little Lunch: A Teacher's Guide resource provides Android tablet users with a PDF version of the Little Lunch: A Teachers Guide iOS multi-touch book and a PowerPoint of the included presentation.The book is designed to support the integration of the Little Lunch App and…

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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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Paper Planes - Novel And Film Comparison

Through this unit of work, written by Wendy Bean, students examine the visual and printed texts of the Paper Planes (feature film and novel). The novel is based on the motion picture screenplay Paper Planes, and is written by Steve Worland.… This unit of work explores a range o…

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