Schools & Teachers
Get creative with ACMI in 2024
Designed to enhance the capabilities of primary and secondary students and teachers, our program offers creative learning opportunities to build screen, media and digital literacy, along with skills in critical thinking, problem solving and collaboration.
Book now for Marshmallow Laser Feast: Works of Nature exhibition visits (until 14 Apr 2024).
Free ACMI teacher membership
Visit our centrepiece exhibition The Story of the Moving Image and discover how inventors, innovators and artists have used light, shadow, time, movement, colour and sound to tell stories.
Come in for a hands-on learning experience and create animations, films, videogames and digital artworks.
Join us for a talk in our cinema, and visit The Story of the Moving Image exhibition as part of your booking. We've a range of talks for years F-10 on film, TV, animation, videogames, and more.
Share fun and interactive ACMI experiences with your students without leaving the classroom.
Resources, film guides, lesson plans, activities and more for teachers and students. Get creative with our in-depth resources on filmmaking, animation and gamemaking.
Explore a growing repository of curriculum-aligned lessons that utilise videogames. Made for teachers, by teachers.
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Get started with these FREE resources
Learn about the creativity and innovation behind Walt Disney Animation Studios' films and discover the magic of animation with this comprehensive resource.
Recommended for year levels 3–8
Game Builder is an online resource for teachers and students making their very first videogame, and for those who have some experience already.
Recommended for year levels 3–10
We acknowledge the support of the Department of Education, Victoria, through the Strategic Partnerships Program, and are grateful for the generous support of Gandel Foundation and The Lionel & Yvonne Spencer Trust.
All children have a right to be safe from harm, respected and valued during their visit to ACMI.