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


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Play School - TV Showtimes

Thursday, August 13

9:00am

Play School ‘What To Wear: 4’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'What To Wear: 4'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join the fun as Justine, Sofya and Alex spray paint, play all sorts of games using socks, tell the story of 'Tessa Dressa's Busy Day' and dress up in all kinds of silly outfits. Through the windows we visit the beach!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 34


10:10am

Play School ‘Show Time - Australian Chamber Orchestra’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Show Time - Australian Chamber Orchestra'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 10:10am, Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 5 minutes

REPEAT

Join the Australian Chamber Orchestra for their stunning rendition of 'Brahms' Lullaby'.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2 Episode 4


11:30am

Play School ‘Colours: 4’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Colours: 4'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Emma and Teo create a rainbow ice land and some bottle penguins to play in it! Come along with them as they make some wibbly wobbly jelly and look through the windows at a sari shop.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2014 Episode 4


3:30pm

Play School ‘My Family, Your Family: 4’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'My Family, Your Family: 4'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Thu, 13 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Come along with Miranda and Teo as they greet some hens and chicks, make a pond painting and some animal stocking puppets and look through the windows to meet Ezra and Wednesday's family.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 4


Friday, August 14

9:00am

Play School ‘What To Wear: 5’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'What To Wear: 5'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Watch Teo and Karen create soccer uniforms for their cardboard dolls, pretend Darcy is a super hero on a mission to help Daisy and 'Mr No Fuss' finds the perfect outfit. Through the windows we go horse riding!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 35


11:30am

Play School ‘Colours: 5’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Colours: 5'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Rachael and Alex as they make a box bus and streamer passengers, create a stamp cloth painting, make a bumpy book of colour and take a look through the windows at a paint factory.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2014 Episode 5


3:30pm

Play School ‘My Family, Your Family: 5’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'My Family, Your Family: 5'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Fri, 14 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Join Karen and Luke as they play a dress up game, make a sticker finger family and prepare a tabouleh salad. Plus, Jonas introduces us to his family through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 5


Saturday, August 15

9:00am

Play School ‘Swap And Share: 5’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Swap And Share: 5'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 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 35


3:30pm

Play School ‘Up, Up And Away: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Up, Up And Away: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Sat, 15 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Emma and Nicholas make springy creatures for their Bump-A-Deedle garden, wake up a very sleepy Humpty, play a sky-high dress up game and create a garden laboratory. Through the windows we find some butterflies.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2017 Episode 18


Sunday, August 16

9:00am

Play School ‘Look And Wonder: 1’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Look And Wonder: 1'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Michelle and Luke unearth a wonder chest, guess the weather forecast, and paint a summertime mural. Through the windows, we go fruit picking in an orchard.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 41


3:30pm

Play School ‘Up, Up And Away: 4’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Up, Up And Away: 4'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Sun, 16 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Zindzi and Nicholas make a pterodactyl kite, encounter a storm on Jemima and Little Ted's toy farm and tell the story of Bubble Barb's Bubble Shop. Through the windows we go kite flying with all kinds of colourful kites.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2017 Episode 19


Monday, August 17

9:00am

Play School ‘Moving Pictures’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Moving Pictures'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Justine and Alex as they create a moving scarecrow, make a moving picture of Hey Diddle Diddle with cut-out figures, and see the toys make a TV soap called "The House With No Honey".

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 6


10:10am

Play School ‘Show Time - Clare Bowditch’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Show Time - Clare Bowditch'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 10:10am, Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 5 minutes

REPEAT

Settle in with the soothing sound of Clare Bowditch and her gorgeous version of 'Hush, Little Baby'.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2 Episode 6


11:30am

Play School ‘Let's Experiment - 1’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Let's Experiment - 1'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Luke and Zindzi as they make use of the laundry basket laboratory, make a roly poly ball wall painting and test some balloon rockets. Plus, look through the windows as some children play with bubbles.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2015 Episode 21


3:30pm

Play School ‘Move Your Body 1’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Move Your Body 1'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Mon, 17 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Join Kiruna and Hunter as they make a string-a-ling puppet, create a dog training obstacle course and play with gumboot frogs. Through the Windows we meet Bailey who is attending her specialised swimming lesson.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 26


Tuesday, August 18

9:00am

Play School ‘Moving Pictures: 2’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Moving Pictures: 2'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Justine and Luke create a movie animation on a tablet, and make spinning disc thaumoscopes. See the toys star in a travel show, "Jemima's Beaut Bus Tours" and sing along as they tuck sock mice into bed.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 7


10:10am

Play School ‘Show Time - Amber Lawrence’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Show Time - Amber Lawrence'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 10:10am, Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 5 minutes

REPEAT

Get quackin' with country star, Amber Lawrence as she sings 'Five Little Ducks'!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2 Episode 7


11:30am

Play School ‘Let's Experiment- 2’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Let's Experiment- 2'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Join Michelle and Teo as they create a chalk picture, watch what happens when different liquids are combined, make some icy blocks, do a floating experiment and see a fizzy wizzy tea party through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2015 Episode 22


3:30pm

Play School ‘Move Your Body: 2’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Move Your Body: 2'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Tue, 18 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Kiruna and Andrew play an 'ears and tails' dress up game, throw a bunny party for Jemima and make bouncy balloon characters. Through the Windows we strike a pose and visit a dance class for all abilities!

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 27


Wednesday, August 19

9:00am

Play School ‘Moving Pictures: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Moving Pictures: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 9:00am, Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Audio Described (AD). Alex dresses up as a TV weatherman while Karen operates the map. They tell the story of "Dr Quack and the Lost Croak", animate puppets for a jungle animal TV show then play an animal dress-up game.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2016 Episode 8


10:10am

Play School ‘Show Time - Alex The Astronaut’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Show Time - Alex The Astronaut'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 10:10am, Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 5 minutes

REPEAT

Alex the Astronaut and Henny Penny talk a lot! In between chats Alex delivers a guitar-driven rendition of 'Chicken Talk'.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2 Episode 8


11:30am

Play School ‘Let's Experiment: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Let's Experiment: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 11:30am, Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 30 minutes

REPEAT

In this episode, Teo and Michelle do a light experiment with things from the laundry basket laboratory. They create a surprise book and the toys form a band. Plus, see a light exhibition through the windows.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2015 Episode 23


3:30pm

Play School ‘Move Your Body: 3’

ABC Comedy/Kids

Play School

'Move Your Body: 3'

ABC Comedy/Kids, 3:30pm, Wed, 19 Aug 2020, 25 minutes

REPEAT

Karen and Andrew make craft bush animals, build a 'wheely train' for Jemima and tell the story of 'Nervous Nigel'. Through the Windows we have fun visiting a playground that's designed for all children of all abilities.

Series, Australia, English, Children, Season 2018 Episode 28


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