CBC Radio One The Legend of Nanabozho

A beautiful woman is pushed off the moon and falls into a lake on Earth. There, people greet her, build her a wigwam, and seek out her advice. This is the story of Nokomis, her daughter Winona, and Winona's son Nanabozho. It's one of thousands of legends Indigenous peoples in Canada have passed down the generations to tell stories about ...
  • 1971
  • 00:27:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/16/2021

The National Open for Business

A look at the Free Trade agreement on the eve of its 10th anniversary. How was the 1988 deal put together, what did Canada get and what did we give up? This report includes clips and discussions with the major players in the process, including former prime ministers Brian Mulroney and John Turner. It also looks at the proposed Multilateral Agreement ...
  • 1997
  • 00:35:59
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/15/2021

The Nature of Things Kids vs. Screens

Babies can scroll before they can crawl. Many kids can’t read a map, but they can navigate an iPad. But how are screens affecting children's development, learning abilities and mental health?
  • 2020
  • 00:44:08
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/13/2021

Unreserved Cultural Appropriation vs. Cultural Appreciation

It's almost Halloween, have you picked a costume yet? It seems like every year certain costumes get everyone talking, so with that in mind, here's how we can all do a little more appreciating and a little less appropriating.
  • 2016
  • 00:03:38
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/29/2021

The Truth About... The Truth About Improving Your Mental Health

Clinical psychologist Professor Tanya Byron teams up with former England footballer Alex Scott, who has suffered from depression, to discover how the latest science can help us gain greater control over our state of mind and improve our mental health and wellbeing. Even in normal times, one in four of us will experience mental health difficulties, but living through a ...
  • 2020
  • 00:50:26
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 03/29/2021

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Louis Theroux Louis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion

At a time when alcohol-related deaths are on the rise, Louis investigates the problem of alcoholism. Heading for Europe’s largest liver transplant centre, King’s College Hospital in London, he sees first-hand the critical physical side effects of alcoholism and learns about the challenges doctors, patients and patients’ families face in trying to treat it.
  • 2016
  • 00:58:49
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 03/25/2021

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BBC Documentaries Inside My Mind

Anxiety, a small bout of depression or an obsessional thought – all of us can have these feelings at some time, but what if these persist and take over our life? In the UK, one in four people will suffer from some form of mental health problem every year. What causes it differs for every one of us: our genes, ...
  • 2013
  • 00:51:31
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/25/2021

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When I Worry About Things Being a bully: Ariana's story

This clip uses the real first-person testimony from Ariana, a young Albanian girl whose family valued boys higher than girls, to create an intimate and direct tone. The open and honest narration will help students develop a sense of empathy with her and recognize the parallels with their own lives. In the film, Ariana relates how her family background led ...
  • 2016
  • 00:04:29
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 03/24/2021

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BBC Bitesize How computers have changed

Computers are everywhere today and they can do things very fast. In the past they were much slower and much bigger. Computers have changed a lot over time. There have been some important people who have helped change what computers can do. They include Charles Babbage, Ada Lovelace and Alan Turing, who are featured in this video.
  • 2017
  • 00:01:16
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/23/2021

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BBC Bitesize What is the water cycle?

This video explores the water cycle: what it is and how it works. It follows the journey of water and how it starts in rivers, lakes and oceans, evaporates and condenses, then falls as precipitation and runs back into rivers, lakes and oceans. The video illustrates the journey and will help pupils to visualise the continuous water cycle that is ...
  • 2017
  • 00:00:57
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 03/22/2021

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