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My Place - 1968: Sophia: Speaking the Language (Media Literacy)

Teaching Resource
Sofia and her friend Mareka are watching Professor Julius Sumner Miller's television science show, Why is it so? Janice arrives and meets Sofia's mother and grandmother. She needs Sofia to translat...

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My Place - Education Package

Resource Package
My Place is a rich source of entertainment and education. It is one of the ultimate pieces of episodic literature and now it is on television, involving more than a century of time, lots of kids, a...

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My Place - For Teachers

Teaching Resource
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 1...

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My Place Competition

Teaching Resource
  2020 Winners' Announcement Read 2020's Winning Entries   The My Place television series, based on the classic picture book by Nadia Wheatley and Donna Rawlins, is a ‘time machine’ whi...

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MY:24 - App Toolbox

Teaching Resource
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...

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MY:24 - Education Package

Resource Package
Twenty-six young people from around Australia tell their story about the day that changed their lives forever and how the events of 24 hours can fundamentally change attitudes and aspirations.

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MY:24 - Study Guide: English

Study Guide
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 creat...

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

Study Guide
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 m...

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MY:24 - Study Guide: Humanities

Study Guide
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 an...

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MY:24 App

App
The MY:24 app allows users to create their own micro-documentary. It is inspired by the factual entertainment series MY:24 - a collection of stories from young people who have experienced one day t...

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MY:24 App – Introducing Students to Documentary Filmmaking

Professional Learning Resource
Moneth Montemayor, media teacher from Indooroopilly State High School in Brisbane, used the MY:24 App to introduce her students to the codes and conventions of the documentary genre. In this video,...

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Noah & Saskia - Teaching Resource

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 idea...

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