Video My Place - Episode 16: 1858: Benjamin, Eggs for tuppence

TLF ID M009342

After foraging in the forest for plover eggs, Ben competes with Leck to sell them to the local populace. He then gets in trouble with his father after he repeats an ugly stereotype about Chinese people that he learned from Mr Wilson.





Educational details

Educational value
  • The clip is one of 39 clips from the second ABC 'My Place' television series that feature on the 'My Place for Teachers' website.
  • The website provides a selection of resources that present ideas for engaging students with the 'My Place' series: clips, stills, English and history teaching activities and student activity sheets.
  • The website includes an option to download and print the teaching activities and student activity sheets.
  • Students can explore key events in Australian history between 1880 and 1770 on a timeline.
  • The website provides links to the English and history learning areas in the Australian Curriculum.
Learning area
  • English
  • History
  • Studies of society and environment

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  • Name: Australian Children’s Television Foundation
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  • Name: Australian Children’s Television Foundation
  • Organization: Australian Children’s Television Foundation
  • URL: http://www.actf.com.au/
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  • Address: AUSTRALIA
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Rights
  • Copyright Australian Children's Television Foundation 2011 (except where otherwise indicated). You (an individual including a teacher or student) may, until 31 December 2015, use, download and reproduce clips from the My Place for Teachers Education Website free of charge for non-commercial educational purposes provided you retain all acknowledgements associated with the clips.