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Crash Zone - The Robin Hood Factor: Creativity, Ethics And Piracy!

Many students think it is okay to copy other people's software programs and Internet pages. They are either oblivious to intellectual property laws or they don't know about them or don't care!…

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Crash Zone - What's In A Game?

These lesson ideas invite students to explore some of the ways of 'reading' computer games and interpreting their possible effects by examining storylines and other characteristics of selected games.…

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Crash Zone - Where In The World Is Cyberspace?

These activities explore concepts for investigating and communicating ideas about place and space, and natural and social systems, by comparing the geographies of real and virtual worlds.…

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Crash Zone - You Are The Dream Team!

Students work together as a focus group in market research by providing feedback to the ACTF on how well episodes represent problems and issues of human relationsips for young people of their own age.…

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Creating and Using Digital Media in the Classroom

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; and the Trop Jr film festival.… Presented by:Michael Morris - ICT Teacher, Resurrection …

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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 - Education Package

Fifteen year old Tara Webster has grown up on a farm in outback Australia and has dreamt of being a dancer ever since she was a little girl. When she makes it into the National Academy of Dance - the best school in the country - she is sure her life is about to be spectacular. What Tara doesn't rea…

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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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Dance Academy Cast and Producer Q&A Webinar

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 inspired you to make the Dance Academy series? - Ned, Samuel, Joel, Dylan - Year 5 & 6 Norwood Pr…

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

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 you and your character, Kat? - Olivia – Year 6 Dunsborough Primary School (WA)R…

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Digital Storytelling with MY:24

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 related ACTF support materials including the MY:24 Study Guides for English, Humanities, and Heal…

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Digital Storytelling with the MY:24 App

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 his experience of using the MY:24 App in a secondary school classroom.… Richard Le…

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