The NZ Literacy Association’s 42nd conference was held recently in Christchurch with a theme 'The arts as a bridge to literacy'. Here's a round-up of some of the conference highlights and learnings.more
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Current research comparing print and on-screen reading experiences suggests we skim and scan better when we read online but understand and remember less. Discover the optimal skills of each reading style to help your students learn as well online as in print.more
Explore your way to wellbeing with resources and ideas for developing emotional literacy in your school community this Mental Health Awareness Week — 23 to 29 September 2019.more
Here are some quality resources to help you mark NZ's Suffrage Day on 19 September with your students and to explore concepts related to the Women's Suffrage Petition throughout the year.more
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Conservation Week. Here are some great online resources and books to help you celebrate Conservation Week with your students.more
To celebrate International Literacy Day 2019 and Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, here are a few of our favourite bilingual books in te reo Māori and English.more
Te Wiki o te Reo Māori begins Monday 9 September/Mahuru. Here are some great ideas and resources for celebrating te reo Māori within your school and community.more
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