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The School Kit Pedagogy

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WW100 Discovery Box

Original stories of heartbreak, hardship and unrealised potential. REGISTRATIONS FULL

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How Does Your Grass Grow?

A classroom grass germination kit. REGISTRATIONS FULL.

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Looking Closer At Bacteria

A classroom kit to cultivate bacteria. REGISTRATIONS FULL.

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Paper Circuitry

A classroom kit all about electricity for Counties Manukau. REGISTRATIONS FULL.

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Pollinators & Insects

Bring Little Garden 2017 to life in your classroom. REGISTRATIONS FULL.

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Hydration & Osmosis

A classroom science kit all about hydration. REGISTRATIONS FULL.

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Student Volunteer Army

Design a classroom service project. REGISTRATIONS FULL

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Junior Primary Sampler

Our best resources for Years 0-2

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Middle Primary Sampler

Our best resources for Years 3-4

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Senior Primary Sampler

Our best resources for Years 5-6

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Intermediate Sampler

Our best resources for Years 7-8

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Social Science Sampler

Our best resources for Years 7-10

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Science Sampler

Our best resources for Years 8-10

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Food Technology Sampler

Our best resources for Years 7-10

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Te Reo Sampler

A sample of resources we have available in Te Reo.

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BUNDLES

Behind the Plug Bundle

The full set of Contact Energy Fact Sheets

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Big Kitchen Science Bundle

The full set of Little Kitchen Fact Sheets

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DairyNZ Bundle

The full set of DairyNZ Fact Sheets

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DairyNZ Te Reo Bundle

The full set of DairyNZ translated Fact Sheets

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Fact Sheets NZ Artists

The full set of Treaty Settlement Stories Fact Sheets

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Grow Your Garden Bundle

The full set of Little Garden Fact Sheets

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Healthy Active Kids Bundle

The full set of Healthy Active Kids Fact Sheets

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I Love Rosie Bundle

The full set of DairyNZ I Love Rosie printables

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WW100NZ Bundle

The full set of WW100NZ Fact Sheets

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Numbers

A Dairy Statistical Inquiry

Global supply and demand and this impacts on the the NZ dairy pay out.

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A Goldilocks Zone 48-52HZ

Power supply in a NZ context - unpacks the complexities of the national grid.

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A Statistical Inquiry WW100NZ

How we measure the impact of the First World War as a nation.

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Hide Veggies In A Cake

Hands-on nutritional fun in the classroom with ingredient substitution.

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I Love Rosie Numeracy

Turn cream to butter and explore repetition through art.

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Surviving Terrible Tweens

Why salmon is such a success as a farmed species in NZ vs the wild.

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Why NZ Needs $5.25

How the dairy payout is calculated and its impact on farmers, communities and NZ.

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Art and Culture

A Treasure Hunt Of Symbols

Walk the Wellington CBD, uncovering secrets about main landmarks along the way.

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Change The Way You Think

Examine the advice of self-professed health and wellness experts on Instagram.

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The Art of Whanau

Explore whanau in the context of Treaty Settlement via art.

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Whose Moko Is That?

NZ History and art through the lens of Maori portraiture.

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Uniquely New Zealand

12 Times NZ Thinking Shifted

Key moments in NZ History that changed our attitudes and thinking.

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Exploring Kiwi Curiosity

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Help Save The World

Future problem solving with an aquaculture focus.

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Matariki Star Stories

Discover the magic of the night sky and key themes of Matariki.

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Questions For Our NZ Media

The role of media in shaping our opinions and experiences as New Zealanders

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Te Reo Maori Collections

Stunning Fact Sheets translated in Te Reo Maori

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In The Milk Business

Global supply and demand with a dairy focus.

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Kaimoana in New York

The connection between iwi and the sea and why NZ oysters are so prized.

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Make Your Own Museum

Taonga, art and the concept of Kaitiakitanga in a Treaty Settlement context.

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Design a Dog IQ Test

The role of detector dogs in protecting New Zealand's borders.

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The Price of Milk

Future problem solving with a special focus on the dairy industry.

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Design Challenges

A Genetics Dream Team

Beyond the punnet square - our quest to create the perfect national herd.

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An Unexpected Event

Respond to an unexpected event, solving a range of problems.

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App Design For Change

Our clever smartphones and how they can help us manage our health.

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Design a Smart Garden

Hands-on exploration of decomposition & companion planting with a mathematics twist.

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Design Food For A 1914 Army

Why we need a balanced, nutritious diet and how our WW1 soldiers were doomed.

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Farm the Ocean

How we farm mussels and salmon in NZ in an efficient & sustainable way.

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Find Your Inner Chef

Make a nutritious meal in under 30 minutes for less than $20 which feeds 4.

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Milk Container Redesign

Re-engineer the standard milk bottle to enable small children to pour milk with ease.

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Eating and Drinking

A Year With Only 5 Foods

Why we need variation in our diet and what 5 foods we should take to the moon.

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Hide Veggies in a Cake

Substitute a standard cake ingredient for a vegetable and get another class to guess.

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I Love Rosie Milk

All the products we make from milk with a challenge to make a new ice cream flavour.

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Make Kawerau Kimchi

An internationally inspired look at what kids eat for lunch.

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Re-inventing Dinner

Turn traditional cuisine on its head to reinvent a dish with a twist.

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The Science of Ice Cream

Changes of state with a dairy focus including a classroom ice cream challenge.

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Adventures Outside the Classroom

A Game of Moostery

This Kit pairs rural/urban classrooms in a mystery Skype style challenge.

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I Love Rosie Farm Visit

The ins and outs of a dairy farm pitched at a junior level.

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The Land Beneath Our Feet

A unique look at Treaty Settlement in a local context.

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Walk In A Soldier's Footsteps

Go beyond poppies and retrace the steps of 25 year-old Hami in the First World War.

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Exploring Language

I Love Rosie Literacy

Sentence building and story crafting for juniors with a dairy farming flavour.

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Is Our NZ Story Diverse

What influences the 'national story' we tell ourselves and the rest of the World.

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Make A School Un-Library

How books change our lives - a unique challenge based on sharing literary memories.

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Make Windows Of Words

Designed for Get NZ Writing 2017 - essentially a classroom poetry swap with a twist.

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Marvellous Mixtures

Classroom experiments inspired by fun food scenes in great books and movies.

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Water And NZ Identity

Writing challenges inspired by water and the work of NZ artists/musicians/poets.

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The Living World

Biodiversity Makes It Better

Extend the biodiversity of your school grounds - weta hotel anyone?

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Caring For The Land Farm Visit

Visit a dairy farm with your intermediate class with a focus on water and land.

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I Love Rosie Farms

A junior looks at a cow's digestive system & how grass becomes milk.

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Make Your Seeds Germinate

Photosynthesis, energy transfer and optimal conditions for seed growth.

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Orchestra Game Show

Explore orchestral music on the theme of water.

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Solid Liquid Gas - Matter

Fun classroom experiments exploring changes in state.

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Sustainability In Dairy

A geography teacher's dream - everything you need to prepare for a farm Envirowalk.

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Ways To Explain Science

The magic and science of the Taupo Volcanic Zone.

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My Community

A Town Raised On Milk

Your community's connection to the dairy industry, past and present.

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Unpacking Treaty Apologies

How actions of people in the past have had a significant impact on people’s lives.

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Every Soldier Has A Story

Trace the journeys of WW1 soldiers from your very own neighbourhood.

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Make A Map Of Stories

Treasure-hunt styled research about Treaty Settlement in your neighbourhood.

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The Results Of Think Big

Clutha Dam and controversy

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Walk Wellington's Secrets

Conduct a walking tour of Wellington discovering cool historical stories enroute

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WW100NZ Inquiry - Try This

Go beyond ANZAC day and delve into WW1 history at a community level.

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Making a Difference

My Veggies Ate my Homework

Creative ideas to foster home learning as an alternative to 'homework'

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Water Scarcity

Exploring water scarcity as a global issue.

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A Sustainability Project

The impact of dairy farming on our environment and what farmers are doing about it.

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Art = Protest = A Voice

Symbolism in NZ art on the theme of protest.

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Fake Or Real? A Taste Test

How to overcome kids' preferences for artificial foods.

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Sustainability Farm Visit

We make it easy for you to visit a farm with a focus on sustainable practices.

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SVA Volunteer Action Kit

Everything you need to conduct a class service project in your community.

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Musical Team Work

How the parts of an orchestra work together and how music makes us feel a certain way

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Walking NZ In One Day

Brings together maths and healthy active living in a unique community challenge.

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Science Experiments

Chemical Reactions

Demystify the science of home baking and get creative along the way.

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Hydration & Osmosis

High-impact, low fuss classroom osmosis and why our bodies need to stay hydrated.

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Dairy Science CREST

Debate the pros and cons of growing the dairy industry further as a class.

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How Does Your Grass Grow?

Classroom germination made easy

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How To Control Bacteria

Good vs bad bacteria and how the dairy industry keeps it under control.

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I Love Rosie Science

Turn cream into butter and get to grips with making a prediction (a 'thinking guess')

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Science In The Shed Farm Visit

Everything you'll need to prepare Year 9-10 students for a visit to a dairy farm.

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Something In The Water

Explore the biodiversity of a waterway near your school.

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Thermodynamics on Farm

An in-depth look at convection, conduction and radiation in a dairy context.

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Research Skills

Connect 120,000 Stories

A compelling look at the First World War and its continued relevance today,

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Playing Stereotype Bingo

Analyse media coverage of Waitangi Day over time.

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Find A Dead Man's Penny

Trace the journey of a local First World War soldier.

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Grass to Glass

An interactive look at the journey of milk from the farm to factory and beyond.

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Grass to Glass Farm Visit

Everything you need to prepare you Year3-4 students for a visit to a dairy farm.

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Solve A WW1 Mystery

Contrast life today with 1914 and unlock a local story about the First World War.

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The Un-Googlable Question

Find, record and tell a series of stories about WW1 soldiers from your community.

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Making Models

A Journey Of 4 Stomachs

A fun and interactive look at the ruminant vs the monogastric digestive system.

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Looking Closer at Bacteria

Cultivate bacteria on agar plates in the classroom in a fun and safe way.

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Muscles Or Mussels?

Explore innovation and design thinking with a focus on the NZ aquaculture industry.

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Photosynthesis & Grass

The secrets to great pasture & how to convert your school field to a dairy farm.

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Potential Energy

Make models and explore energy inspired by the Clyde Dam.

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Supply & Demand: NZ Dairy

A look at the NZ Dairy industry with an economics focus.

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Understanding Electricity

Demystify how the hydroelectric Clyde Dam uses water to make electricity.

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