Videos and visual resources


for schools

Animal Planet

Discovery ChannelLifeStyle Channel, The NITV - National Indigenous Television

Sky NewsThe Weather ChannelNational Geographic Channel 




Missed watching Behind The News try this website:

videos on demand-BTN

Brainpop-selection of free videos

 Brainpop Junior

 BrainPOP Jr. provides educational movies and homework help for K-3 students. Each animated movie has quizzes, games, vocabulary, and activities for kids. BrainPOP Jr. is a great resource for teachers and homeschools, offering lesson plans and lesson ideas that develop critical thinking and inquiry skills.


ABC Video on demand a-z

search for videos on -How Stuff Works

How stuff works videos - animals

Into the book


National Geographic Kids videos


 Teachers TV-videos


 Kids Know it videos


BBC Motion Gallery


Free educational videos


PBS Nature videos and podcasts

ABC Health Radio Video 
Watch video from ABC2\'s Health Minutes program; download the latest Health Minute radio program or read the latest radio and TV health transcripts; and catch up with health programs coming up on radio

ABC iView 
ABC iView is a new way to watch TV - a free internet broadcasting service that lets you watch ABC programs on your computer.

ABC Science Video 
Watch science topics on video.

ABC BTN Behind the News videos

ABC TV Vodcasts 
Watch highlights and segments from ABC TV.

Art Instruction Videos 
This page lists all the free art instruction videos and lessons available on the site.

Free Math Videos Online 
Take advantage of this huge collection of free videos, and have fun learning at your own pace.

Math Illustrated Lessons 
Animated Maths lessons.

Maths In The Movies 
This is a collection of movie clips in which Mathematics appears.

National Geographic Video 
Search videos by category.

Educational online videos.

Teacher Tube 
Upload your lesson plan videos or watch student video lessons at our website.

The History Channel: Video Search 
Search the history channel library of clips.

Time Magazine: Video 
Latest videos from Time magazine.  from Primary School  


Action! Teacher Video - Foundation Reading

15 minutes


In this episode of Action! Teacher Video, teacher Heather Ravenhall presents her inspiring film, How to Motivate Reluctant Readers.

Featuring action research carried out at Greet Primary School in Birmingham, the video explores the different methods and strategies used to encourage young children to read and enjoy books.

A look at some useful strategies for motivating reluctant readers
  • Action! Teacher Video - Primary Literacy

    A teacher's video looks at motivating children outdoors

    Action! Teacher Video - Primary PSHE and Art

    The benefits of using a relaxed curriculum for literacy and art

    Action! Teacher Video - Dancing Across the Curriculum

    A look at how dance can be used across the primary curriculum

    Action! Teacher Video - Primary PSHE

    An insighftul look at the issue of body image amongst children

    Teacher Video - Primary

    30 minutes

    Three insightful videos made by primary school teachers