Teachers

Ngā Kaiako/Teachers​

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We seek to empower tamariki to become literate through activities that are meaningful and engaging and by providing free and open access to a broad range of materials and services. 

Poipoia te kakano kia puawai. Nurture the seed and it will blossom.

What we are offering in Term 3

Māori Myths and Legends

Visit the Library and explore myths and legends using our extensive collection, storytelling, related activities and waiata. 60 - 90 minutes. All ages.

STEAM Sessions/Auahatanga

Let your tamariki explore coding, Lego or robots in fun sessions focusing on thinking and problem solving. 40 - 60 minute sessions. All ages.

Library Connections/Tūhono Wharepukapuka

Connect with the Library. Come for a visit and we will take a tour behind the scenes, learn how to use the catalogue, read some books and spend time browsing. 60 – 90 minutes. All ages.

Build a Video Game/Hanga he Kēmu Ataata

Bloxels is a game building app that uses programming technology and physical blocks to build a video game with levels, characters and challenges (6 one hour sessions) Year Level: 5 – 13.

Library Resources/Rauemi Pukapuka

We have a wonderful range of resources we can either bring to you or set up here.

Build a video game with Bloxels
Code with Dash and Dot Robots
Coding with Lightbot and Scratch
Educational Digital Games
Lego construction
Virtual Reality (12 years and over)

Book of the Month/Pukapuka o te Marama

Why, Fly Guy? : a big question & answer book

Tedd Arnold

Come along with Fly Guy as he asks (and answers!) over 100 "why?" questions! Why do I have to brush my teeth? Why do cats climb trees if they can't get down? Why do elephants have trunks? And more!