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Peter Maggs (Head of Education) and Janine Kelly (Curriculum Officer) walk teachers through the structure and new features of our updated ACTF website.

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ACTF: Inspire, Entertain, Engage

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The ACTF is committed to providing Australian children with entertaining media made especially for them, which makes an enduring contribution to their cultural and educational experience.We are a n...

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Animalia - Primary Teaching Resource

Teaching Resource
Alex and Zoe are two kids who find themselves in an extraordinary situation. After stumbling across a magical portal hidden in the town library they’re led to a parallel dimension, a sophisticate...

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Animalia - Road Rules and Safety

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In this activity, students will discuss concepts of community values, rules and norms that help shape society and make it a safer place and decide on the value to their lives and behaviours. The c...

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ANZAC Day - Education Package

Resource Package
The ACTF has a range of engaging educational content and support materials related to ANZAC Day. The episode “1918: Bertie” from My Place depicts one Australian boy’s life in the final days ...

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Backyard Science - Primary & Secondary Teaching Resource

Teaching Resource
The Backyard Science 2: Primary & Secondary Teaching Resource (DVD-ROM) features experiments from the popular Backyard Science television series. This interactive resource uses video clips to s...

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Backyard Science - Biodegradable Rubbish

Teaching Resource
In this sample activity from the Biological Sciences strand of the Backyard Science 2: Primary & Secondary Teaching Resource, students explore how decomposition occurs and discriminate between rub...

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Backyard Science - Primary Teaching Resource

Teaching Resource
The Backyard Science: Primary Teaching Resource (DVD-ROM), a high-quality interactive teaching and learning resource for non-specialist science educators, is based on the acclaimed Backyard Science...

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Backyard Science - Stomp Rocket - Part A & B

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Get set to blast off with a homemade rocket, complete with launch pad. This fun idea uses not much more than some paper, plastic tubing and bottle. And you don't have to be a budding astronaut to g...

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Bullying - Education Package

Resource Package
All educators work hard to create learning environments that are safe, inclusive and respectful for their students. For teachers exploring the issue of bullying, the ACTF has a range of engaging sh...

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Bushwhacked! - Education Package

Resource Package
Bushwhacked! follows Wiradjuri boy Kamil Ellis and Kayne Tremills as they traverse remote corners of Australia in search of weird and wonderful wildlife, Indigenous rites and rituals, and of cours...

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Bushwhacked! - Exploring Australian Flora and Fauna

Teaching Resource
The Exploring Australian Flora and Fauna with Bushwhacked! unit of work was developed by Samantha Doggett (Teacher, Serpell Primary School) “I have been working this term on the new program Bush...

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