Play School

Play School (1966)

Play School

Join the playschool gang to learn, sing songs, listen to stories and make things. Experience adventures with Big Ted, Jemima and all the other toys, on this all time favourite children's show.

Series, 1966, Children


Recording Options

Play School - TV Showtimes

Sunday, August 18

9:00am

Play School ‘Tell Me A Story: 1’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Tell Me A Story: 1'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Sun, 18 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Rachael and Teo tell the story of 'Gus the Worm', play with rubber glove puppets and have fun building sandcastles. Through the Windows we see some traditional Greek dancing!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 6


3:30pm

Play School ‘Music In Me: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Music In Me: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Sun, 18 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Play School's been inviting children to learn through play for over 50 years. Join in and explore the world through music, art and the imagination.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 23


Monday, August 19

9:00am

Play School ‘Beginnings And Endings’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Beginnings And Endings'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Mon, 19 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

Play School celebrates new life and reflects on loved ones who've died. With stories and play we explore what can be challenging times for children. We meet a newborn baby and Alex shares how he remembers his grandmother.

Series, Australia, English, Children


11:30am

Play School ‘Knock Knock: Monday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Knock Knock: Monday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Mon, 19 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Teo and Justine as they open the Knock Knock door and greet a special guest - Zindzi! Together they play musical instruments, have a dance party and see an orchestra conductor through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children


3:30pm

Play School ‘Nursery Rhymes: Monday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Nursery Rhymes: Monday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Mon, 19 Aug 2019, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Join Andrew and Zindzi as they build Humpty a wall, explore the Nursery Rhyme Peek-a-Boo board, make a butterfly, flower and spider, visit the dry cleaners through the windows, play dress-ups and sing lots of nursery rhymes.

Series, Australia, English, Children


Tuesday, August 20

9:00am

Play School ‘Tell Me A Story: 2’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Tell Me A Story: 2'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Tue, 20 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Rachael and Luke create a flap book, make a musical drum set from craft materials and perform the story of "The Pied Piper of Hamlyn". Through the Windows we learn a traditional story about frilled neck lizards!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 7


11:30am

Play School ‘Knock Knock - Tuesday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Knock Knock - Tuesday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Tue, 20 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Teo and Zindzi are joined by special guest, cartoonist Warren Brown! Come along as they tell a drawing story, play a picture guessing game, draw portraits of each other and visit a footy player through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children


3:30pm

Play School ‘Nursery Rhymes: Tuesday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Nursery Rhymes: Tuesday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Tue, 20 Aug 2019, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Come along with Emma and Jay as they take Jemima on a sailing adventure, make coconut honey milkshakes, see some piglets through the windows, explore the Nursery Rhyme Peek-a-Boo board and play dress-ups.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2014 Episode 17


Wednesday, August 21

9:00am

Play School ‘Tell Me A Story: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Tell Me A Story: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Wed, 21 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join the playschool gang to learn, sing songs, listen to stories and make things. Experience adventures with Big Ted, Jemima and all the other toys, on this all time favourite children's show.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 8


11:30am

Play School ‘Knock Knock - Wednesday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Knock Knock - Wednesday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Wed, 21 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Come along with Alex and Emma as they decorate a gingerbread house, make a fire truck, learn some magic tricks with special guest, the Magnificent Justine and meet a fire fighter through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children


3:30pm

Play School ‘Nursery Rhymes: Wednesday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Nursery Rhymes: Wednesday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Wed, 21 Aug 2019, 25 minutes

REPEAT

In this episode, Zindzi and Alex make percussion music with George Washingmachine, make origami penguins, play I-spy, see some kittens through the windows and act out the 'Hey Diddle Diddle' nursery rhyme.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2014 Episode 18


Thursday, August 22

9:00am

Play School ‘Tell Me A Story: 4’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Tell Me A Story: 4'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Thu, 22 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Michelle and Teo use felt storyboards to tell a story about a hungry spider, playfully paint a tree and are joined by Owl, Scrap and Fergus to play a finding game. Through the Windows we see some Samoan dancing!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 9


11:30am

Play School ‘Knock Knock - Thursday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Knock Knock - Thursday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Thu, 22 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Alex and Justine as they make a fairy garden, dress up like a dragon, do some Spanish dancing and meet a zoo keeper through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children


3:30pm

Play School ‘Nursery Rhymes: Thursday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Nursery Rhymes: Thursday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Thu, 22 Aug 2019, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Come along as Jay and Zindzi play dress-ups, do some planting in the Play School garden, watch children playing in mud through the windows and tell the story of Old Mother Hubbard.

Series, Australia, English, Children


Friday, August 23

9:00am

Play School ‘Tell Me A Story: 5’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Tell Me A Story: 5'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Fri, 23 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Michelle and Teo tell the story of 'A Fishy Wish', use bits and pieces to make boats sailing in water and make some fun fruity faces in the kitchen. Through the Windows we see a traditional story about fishing!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 10


11:30am

Play School ‘Knock Knock - Friday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Knock Knock - Friday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Fri, 23 Aug 2019, 30 minutes

REPEAT

In this episode, Rachael and Teo are joined by some special, furry visitors - guinea pigs! Join them as they make a flip booklet, play at Humpty's School and meet a train driver through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children


3:30pm

Play School ‘Nursery Rhymes: Saturday’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Nursery Rhymes: Saturday'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Fri, 23 Aug 2019, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Join Emma, Sofya and Alex as they host the Play School Nursery Rhyme news, help Diddle find her kittens' lost mittens, play with the Nursery Rhyme Peek-a-Boo board, make surprise muffins and see lemurs through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2014 Episode 20


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