Check these sites out to aid your effectiveness as a classroom teacher.
T.K.I. – Assessment
Check out NZ assessment tools.
Junior and Middle Teachers – Interactive Science sites for Mimio
Check out these interactive science activities and use sites that are useful.
Life Education Trust – Units and resources
Check out these units and resources.
Junior Teachers – About Me Activities
Check out these ‘About Me’ activities and use sites that are useful.
Teachers – Relationship Activities for kids
About relationships and getting on with others.
Teachers – Responsibilities Activities
Check out these ‘About Me’ and ‘Friends’ downloads for kids to use.
Teachers – About Science in the Curriculum
Check out science ideas and concepts
Look here to find the forms you need to print out and fill in for registration.
A child friendly Encyclopaedia about almost everything!
Catalogues, information about products, ordering resources from Learning Media
TKI – Home Page
Lots of great resources.
This is the site for the magazine Starters & Strategies. Has good links to useful sites.
Sunshine On Line
This site takes you to the Sunshine units.
Reviewed sites for teachers – excellent starting point.
Use this site to make and print a crossword (or criss cross)
Assessment Resource Bank
Science, English and Maths assessment tasks.
Excellent early Literacy games and activities.
From Now On
The Jamie McKenzie online journal with lots of links to useful and thought provoking sites.
New Zealand Herald
Keep an eye on the latest news.
Check out what movies are on.
Early Maths Resources
Lots of patterns for making maths equipment for Yrs 1-3. Requires Acrobat.
New Zealand Maths
Use this site to find teaching materials for levels 1 to 4.
Useful resources and activities
This is an assessment package where administrators design a test from an item bank, and use it for aggregated data. Levels 2, 3, 4.
Masses and masses of really useful resources and activities
Catalogues and costs online.
Business to business on line shopping – catalogue and costs
Numeracy Planning Assistant
Use this site to plan activities, knowledge and strategy activities, teacher led and independent.
Look up stories and articles in school journals using this online facility.
The Arts on-line: Drama, Music, Dance, Visual Arts.
Great ideas and info. All you need to know about the Arts.
Great site For Teachers
Shared resources. Access and share ideas on classroom set up, environment, management, learning centres, activites etc.
NZ Maths Games – Bright Sparks
Great Games for learning Maths Concepts.
Puhinui Thinking Habits, 6 Thinking Hats, using Graphic Organisers, integrating thinking skill into the curriculum.
Art Lessons & Ideas
Great lesson plans
Famous paintings / Art lessons
Art Tips & Techniques
More Great Art Lessons & ideas
Great lesson plans
Drawing lessons & activities
Great Ideas & activities
Maths Lead Teachers – wikis
Teachers discussions on Maths topics