The Young ARIAS - Classroom Resources

The British radio industry has begun it's search for the audio stars of the future!

The Young ARIAS are new awards for 8-18 year-olds and schools who love creating audio. The awards look to widen the talent pool coming into British radio and provide an opportunity for young people to access the industry.

The awards are broad and diverse, covering all elements of audio with categories like: Rising talent, Best in Music, School station of the year (Primary & Secondary), Best use for education and Most Innovative Team.

Open to school radio stations, podcasts, homemade audio projects, community radio contributors and DJs, the young audio talent will be provided with a chance to gain exposure to, and a better understanding of, the radio and audio industry.

You can find out how to enter here: Young ARIAS awards.

To inspire your pupils and provide them with the production skills they might need to succeed, we've created this collection of BBC Teach resources all about making media.

BBC Radio 1 presenters and Young ARIAS ambassadors Molly King and Matt Edmondson introduce the awards.
How to write a radio news report
How to conduct an interview
Filming our Greatest Generation

Live Lessons

BBC Radio 1's Academy - Live Lesson
BBC 5 live Young Commentator - Live Lesson