Programmes to download

Programmes to download at any time

Here is a selection of programmes that we are able to offer for download at any time. The files are .zip files which contain the programmes in mp3 format. Download the zip file and then extract the mp3s. You can right click the 'Download' link and then 'Save target as' (PC) or 'Download Linked File' (Mac) to save the file.

Due to rights restrictions we are only able to offer a portion of School Radio programmes this way, though many others are also available to download as podcasts for 30 days after transmission. For more information see our FAQ page.

Download programmes

Noah (Let's Move - Autumn 2009)

A three-programme unit about Noah and the Ark

Pirates (Let's Move - Autumn 2009)

A two-part unit full of swash-buckling adventure on the high seas

The Musicians of Bremen (Let's Move - Autumn 2009)

Three episodes following a band of animal musicians as they seek their fortune

The Happy Prince (Time to Move - Autumn 2009)

Three episodes based on the the classic story by Oscar Wilde

Changing weather (Time to Move - Autumn 2009)

A unit of two programmes for Autumn exploring changes in the weather

The journey of the Magi (Time to Move - Autumn 2009)

A unit of two programmes for Christmas following the Magi on their journey

Opposites (Let's Move - Spring 2010)

A two-part unit exploring the topic of 'opposites'

Knights, castles and dragons! (Let's Move - Spring 2010)

Three programmes full of fun, fantasy and fanfares!

The enormous turnip (Let's Move - Spring 2010)

A three-part unit based on the traditional story of a very large turnip

The Brave Tin Soldier (Time to Move - Spring 2010)

Two episodes based on the the classic story by Hans Christian Andersen

The water cycle (Time to Move - Spring 2010)

Two programmes exploring how water goes around...and around...and around

Pattern world (Time to Move - Spring 2010)

Exploring symmetry and asymmetry in the natural and created world

People who help us (Let's Move - Summer 2010)

Celebrating the people who help us at school...and elsewhere

Nursery rhymes (Let's Move - Summer 2010)

Two programmes combining movement with popular nursery rhymes



Current podcasts

See all School Radio and other Learning podcasts available from the BBC Podcast Directory.

Contact us

Contact us

Contact us

We are always pleased to receive your feedback, suggestions and pupils' work.

Perform our School Musicals

Perform our School Musicals

School Musicals

Our performance scripts for 9 to 11s, complete with music, songs and special effects to download.

Macbeth for mobile and tablet

Macbeth videos for mobile and tablet

Macbeth animations

Watch Macbeth animated in 8 short video episodes for mobile/tablet. See the Teacher Notes.

Curriculum for Excellence

100 years since World War 1

WW1 Performance Pack

WW1 Performance Pack

Commemorate 100 years since WW1 by staging our specially-written play 'Archie Dobson's War'.

Private Peaceful - listen now!

Click to listen to Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo

Private Peaceful

All 13 episodes of Michael Morpurgo's moving WW1 story are available to listen to online.

Teacher's notes

Teacher's Notes

Online Teacher's Notes

Notes to support the programmes including details of all the series content.