Zig Zag: Where You Live, Where I Live

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started21st Feb 1994
ended21st Mar 1994
last rpt27th Mar 1996
3 school years
duration20 mins
subject 🌏Geography
age rangeAge 7-9
languageenIn English
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Where You Live, Where I Live is a unit of the BBC Schools TV series Zig Zag from the 1990s, covering geography for primary school pupils.

A study by young investigators of two contrasting areas, the village of Stanton-in-Peak in Derbyshire and the nearby Manchester city centre.

Titles & Theme Music

Episode List

# Title Broadcast
1. We Live Here #1994-02-21-00-00-0021 Feb 1994
2. Getting Around #1994-02-28-00-00-0028 Feb 1994
3. Off to Work #1994-03-07-00-00-007 Mar 1994
4. Let's Go Shopping #1994-03-14-00-00-0014 Mar 1994
5. Playtime #1994-03-21-00-00-0021 Mar 1994


Year Term Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Channel Details
1993-94 Spring 1994 Monday, 11:00am Wednesday, 1:40pm BBC2
1995-96 Spring 1996 Monday, 11:05am Wednesday, 1:20pm BBC2


Producer Iain Morris


There were teacher's notes, a Video Plus Pack and a resource pack available (the latter both titled Contrasting UK Locality).


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