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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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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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Mortified - Belonging

This sequence of learning experiences draws upon Mortified, Episode 5 to explore what it means to feel mortified, self-acceptance, belonging and relationships. This lesson plan comprises the following sections: 2.1 Mortified and other feelings 2.2 My place in the world 2.3 Big sister - big problem!…

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Mortified - Me, Myself And Them

This sequence of learning experiences draws upon Mortified, Episode 12 to explore what it means to be true to yourself, and belonging. This lesson plan comprises the following sections: 3.1 The rules of belonging - how do I know? 3.2 I am...myself 3.3 More rules 3.4 Just accept it…

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My Place - For Teachers

The My Place for Teachers website (www.myplace.edu.au) provides rich educational material to support primary and lower-secondary teachers using the My Place TV series in the classroom.… Since 1988, thousands of Australian teachers have used the My Place book to s…

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My Place - Teachers' Guide

The My Place Teachers’ Guide (DVD-ROM) supports primary and lower secondary teachers using My Place series 1 and 2 in the classroom. It includes:… ... Two Decade Timelines that highlights significant events and people in 26 decades (2000s-1770s and Be…

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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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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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Round The Twist - Mob Mentality

This lesson is the second of a set of three that use episode 6 of Round the Twist 3 as a means of examining film as text, developing visual literacy, and exploring a range of social issues.…

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What's Fair?: Being Different

The What’s Fair? teaching kit is an online component of What’s Fair?, a cross-curricula resource that explores ethical issues. The resource, comprising a Teachers' Guide book, DVD anthology and this website, is based on 13 video clips from the ACTF series Round The Twist, Lift Off and S…

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What's Fair?: Teachers' Guide

What’s Fair? is a cross curriculum resource designed to focus on a range of themes relevant to English, Studies of Society and Environment, and Health and Physical Education – Human Relations. It aims to support teachers in developing ethical inquiry as part of these curriculum areas. W…

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