Child stands in front of cameras on green-screen set and holds Quiet on set sign
Photo credit: Phoebe Powell

Years F-2

Fairytales and fantasy

Full-day workshop


Per group up to 56 students



Mondays to Thursdays during school terms

10:00 am - 2:15 pm

This workshop provides an engaging exploration of on-set roles and performance as students turn themselves into far-out fairytale characters, and restore order to Fairytale land.

Students will:

- engage in dramatic play

- gain an understanding of green screen and how it's used

- learn about crew roles on a film set

- engage in a narrative they shape through characterisation

- explore ACMI's The Story of the Moving Image exhibition prior to lunchtime

Learning areas and capabilities

Drama, Media Arts, English, Critical and Creative Thinking, Ethical, Personal and Social


10-10:30am: Introduction and warm-up activities

11am-12pm: Group 1 filming, Group 2 visits The Story of the Moving Image exhibition

12-1pm: Group 2 filming, Group 1 visits The Story of the Moving Image exhibition

1-1:50pm: Lunch

1:50-2:15pm: Screening and reflection

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