Literacy

    Literacy Games and Activities

    Y1-3

    Sunshine online (Username: sunshine2013 password: newzealand)

    Teach your monster to read

    Starfall

    ABC Ya

    Encyclopedia of New Zealand

    Vocabulary

    Spelling City

    Study Ladder

    Reading Eggs

    Free e-books

    Create your own book

    Tagxedo

    Wordle

    GameGoo

    Sentence Clubhouse

    The Magic Key

    Kung-Fu Sentences

    Grammar Blast

    Punctuation Game

    Alien Punctuation

    Hairy Maclary cartoon

    Word Hippo

    Children's encyclopaedia

    A 30 minute webinar on The Art of Teaching Narrative Writing

    Writing examples at different levels -

    Click here for examples of different types of writing at different levels

    If you are Year 1 or 2 have a look at Level 1 and 2 pieces.

    If you are Year 3 or 4 have a look at Level 2 and 3 pieces.

    If you are Year 5 or 6 have a look at Level 3 and 4 pieces.

    If you are Year 7 or 8 have a look at Level 4 and 5 pieces.

    A collection of audio stories

    School Journal, Level 2 – June 2014

    School Journal, Level 2 – October 2013

    School Journal, Level 2 – August 2013

    School Journal, Level 2 – April 2013

    School Journal, Level 2 – October 2012

    School Journal, Level 2 – August 2012

    School Journal, Level 2 – May 2012

    School Journals, Level 2 – February 2012

    School Journals, Level 2 – August 2011

    School Journals, Level 2 – October 2011

    School Journal Story Library

    Level 3

    Level 4

    Junior Journal 48

    Always Great Never Late audio (MP3 12MB)

    Breakdown audio (MP3 11MB)

    Rongoā Māori audio (MP3 15MB)

    Torty, the Lucky Tortoise audio (MP3 14MB)

    Junior Journal 47

    Kahu Ora audio (MP3 7MB)

    Marcus and the Wind audio (MP3 6MB)

    The Port audio (MP3 7MB)

    Junior Journal 46

    Free Juice audio (MP3 12MB)

    Hinemoa & Tutanekai audio (MP3 11MB)

    Something Strange Going On audio (MP3 12MB)

    The Gulls of Sulphur Bay audio (MP3 8MB)

    Tui Returning from the city audio (MP3 1,020KB)


    Junior Journal 45

    Takapu audio (MP3 3MB)

    The Stowaway audio (MP3 5MB)

    Uira audio (MP3 2MB)


    Junior Journal 44

    Where's My Gumboot audio (MP3 4MB)

    Making Paper audio (MP3 5MB)

    Midnight Snack audio (MP3 812KB)

    That's the Idea audio (MP3 5MB)

    Thunder audio (MP3 618KB)