The Moblees The Moblees Can-Can Kick

Gisbert invents a solar powered ball that lights up, making for a colourfully cool game of kick-ball after dark. Get your students up and moving!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/03/2017

News in Review - September 1996 The Olympics: Games People Play

With a special focus on the Olympics' centennial, the Atlanta Games and Canada's Olympic program, this report assesses the politics, commercialization and "pure sport" aspects of the Olympics.
  • 1996
  • 00:17:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/1996

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The Fifth Estate The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro Sports Classroom Favourites

It's no secret that professional sports is big business, but as this investigation by The Fifth Estate reveals, the pressures put on some team doctors to nurse high-priced star players back to health is leading to the over-prescription of drugs and ultimately harming the athletes.
  • 2015
  • 00:41:52
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/03/2015

News in Review - February 2010 The Road to the Winter Olympics

In February 2010, Canada played host to the world when the Winter Olympics opened in Vancouver. During the Games the spotlight was on the athletes. But it has taken years of work by thousands of Canadians to prepare for the event. In this News in Review story we’ll look at the long road to the Winter Games, the challenges and ...
  • 2010
  • 00:14:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/15/2010

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News in Review - March 2002 The Salt Lake City Olympics

Despite the controversies, the judging scandals, the doping revelations and the usual politics of an Olympic Games, the Salt Lake City Games have been referred to as the "feel-good games", for Canada especially. Winning a record number of medals – in particular gold medals in hockey for both women and men – Canadian athletes demonstrated remarkable achievement. In retrospect, these ...
  • 2002
  • 00:15:42
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2002

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News in Review - March 2000 The Senators: Selling the Home Team

As we have seen in previous News in Review stories, business and sport are inextricably linked and subject to the same market forces and market realities as other businesses. This story, which focuses on the Ottawa Senators NHL hockey team, also examines the medium-market sport franchises of Canada’s “national game” in Quebec City, Winnipeg and Edmonton. The role of government ...
  • 2000
  • 00:15:45
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/15/2000

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News in Review - February 2017 The Sioux Lookout Solution: ​Playing ​Hockey Not Hookey

There are big problems in Canada’s remote northern communities keeping kids in school. Many drop out, turning instead to alcohol, drugs or worse. Recently, one school board in northwestern Ontario came up with a solution to get kids engaged. It made hockey a part of the physical education curriculum. Dubbed the “Hockey Academy,” the program is now in three schools ...
  • 2017
  • 00:13:06
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 02/20/2017

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CANAdooDAday The Stanley Cup

A small, dinky minor hockey trophy dreams of one day being as great as his hero — The Stanley Cup — the oldest and most revered trophy in all of sports.
  • 2017
  • 00:03:10
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 06/19/2017

The Moblees The Super Swooper

In this episode, Carlin is swooping around like a super-hero and with the help of the Moblees at home he helps his friends and discovers his super power. Join this movement-centric, song-driven adventure!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:31
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/03/2017

The Moblees The Swing Switcheroo

This is the season opener of The Moblees, a series designed to promote healthy active living among Canadian children. In this episode, when Carlin and Sylvio tussle over Gisbert's swing switcheroo, they accidentally switch places and the Moblees must figure out how to switch them back.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:30
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/03/2017