Scottish Learners 2nd Level (BBC Learning)

Scottish Learners 2nd Level (BBC Learning)

Radio programmes for children and teachers in Scottish primary schools (2nd Level), all designed for the Curriculum for Excellence and intended to be used as part of an active learning experience: to get children listening, thinking, talking and doing. This podcast runs for ten weeks in the Autumn term and ten weeks in the Spring term. During the rest of the school year it will offer topical excerpts from BBC Radio Scotland, intended to enhance classroom discussions. Further information on School Radio at www.bbc.co.uk/schoolradio.

  • Updated:
    Weekly
  • Episodes available for:
    60 Days help

Recent episodes (8)

  • Newsfeed Scotland: 26 Mar 15

    Thu, 26 Mar 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    Catriona Shearer revisits five of the news stories of the year including the speed of light, Andy Murray's success and Scots Lanugage in the classroom.

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  • Scots Who Changed the World 2: James Clerk Maxwell

    Thu, 19 Mar 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    Dr Susie Mitchell hears the story of 'Scotland's Forgotten Einstein', James Clerk Maxwell.

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  • Scots Who Changed the World 1: 12 Mar 15

    Thu, 12 Mar 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    The story of how Williamina Fleming, a Dundee-born housekeeper in Boston, became of the most important astronomers of the time.

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  • Dream Job: Sophia George: 5 March 15

    Thu, 5 Mar 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    1 month remaining

    Bryan Burnett meets award winning games designer Sophia George who turned her love of art and computer games at school into a dream job.

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  • Dream Job: Andrew Peasgood: 26 Feb 15

    Thu, 26 Feb 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    30 days remaining

    Bryan Burnett talks to Scottish Ballet soloist Andrew Peasgood about his dream as a young boy to become a professional ballet dancer.

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  • Dream Job: Suzie Livingstone 12 Feb 15

    Thu, 12 Feb 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    16 days remaining

    Bryan Burnett talks to teacher and aid worker Suzie Livingstone about her life changing move to Tanzania.

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  • Dream Job: Radzi Chinyanganya 5 Feb 15

    Thu, 5 Feb 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    9 days remaining

    Bryan Burnett talks to Radzi Chinyanganya about the thrills of working on Blue Peter and the challenges he faced in the quest for his dream job.

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  • Sergio's Storytelling Secrets 3

    Thu, 29 Jan 15

    Duration:
    20 mins

    Available:
    2 days remaining

    Screenwriter Sergio Casci reveals a set of top tips for improving your creative writing, and hears from bestselling authors including Malorie Blackman and David Walliams.

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