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The Moa by Lucy Buchanan - 2017 Elsie Locke writing prize winner


Now on Instructional Series Online, the 2017 Elsie Locke writing prize winner Moa by Lucy Buchananillustrated by Elliemay Logan"The brown-feathered bird stared down, studying her like prey. She wanted to run, to ... Read more »

He Tohu - an interview with Kate Potter


In this EdTalk, Kate Potter, learning specialist at the National Library of New Zealand, talks about the new He Tohu exhibition, which brings together three of Aotearoa’s founding documents: the 1835 Declaration of Independence ... Read more »

NEW - ELLP support resource


NEW - ELLP support resourceThe Ministry ESOL team has developed a new resource to further support teachers using the ELLP matrices. This resource on ESOL Online has three parts:Planning-for-English-language-learning_reference 1. Key messages ... Read more »

Pasifika Dual Language Books - New titles added


We have 24 new titles in the Pasifika dual language resources. The Pasifika dual language resources are designed to support the early language and literacy learning of Pasifika new entrant students in English-medium classrooms. Teacher and ... Read more »

Learning by cooking wins school award


A school that is using cooking to teach reading and maths has won the country's first "Young Gardener of the Year" awards. Haumoana School, on the Hawke's Bay coast east of Hastings, ... Read more »

Tokelau Language Week / Te Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau


This year Vaiaho o te Gagana Tokelau (Tokelau Language Week) will run from 29 October to 4 November, celebrating the culture and language of this tiny island nation.For people from Tokelau living in New ... Read more »

Diwali - Festival of Lights


Diwali, also known as the Festival of Lights, is one of the most popular Hindu festivals. The festival preparations and rituals typically extend over a five-day period, but the main festival night of ... Read more »

Updated information for Reading Recovery in 2018


We have updated information on NZC Online for Reading Recovery in 2018. ... Read more »

NEW! Oral Language Resources


  Oral Language Resources The Ministry has developed resources to support Oral Language Awareness and learning for parents, schools and Early Childhood Centres.The resources include two posters for schools and Early Childhood Centres ... Read more »

Tuvalu Language Week from 1 October 2017


This year Tuvalu Language Week will be held from 1 October to 7 October 2017.Tuvalu Language Week provides the opportunity to celebrate and nurture the language and culture of Tuvalu in your ... Read more »


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