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Moanataiari VLN Primary students
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2020 Semester Two Enrolments Now Open

VLN Primary School —

Do you want your students to be #connectedlearners, lead their own learning and build key competencies? Do you want to share in the expertise of a growing collaborative network of schools? Enrol in Semester Two classes starting in Term 3.

Language and culture: We offer the following language & culture classes at the beginner level: te reo Māori, kapa haka, NZ Sign Language, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, German, French, Spanish, Afrikaans and Tagalog.

Extension language and culture classes in te reo Māori, kapa haka, Mandarin, Japanese, Korean, French, German, Spanish.

5 week Taster classes are available in some subjects, for whole class participation

We also offer programmes for...

Digital technology: digital technology, web design, digital citizenship, and digital technologies extension.

Gifted & talented and integrated programmes: Gifted & Going Deeper, Maths phenomena, extension maths and literacy, Future Skills, song writing.

Creative arts: visual arts, design, and song writing.

Science and maths: astronomy, maths problem solving booster and extension.  

Literacy: creative writing & poetry, speeches and essays, fiction book study.

Learners can participate in small groups as part of a mixed school class, or with their whole class and teacher participating.  Teacher participation in online programmes not only supports our learners but provides a valuable PLD opportunity for teachers. Our learning tools are Zoom for web conferencing, and Google Classrooms or Seesaw for weekly independent activities. 

The VLN Primary is a schools led and supported initiative. All NZ children, school or home based, are welcome to participate.

In addition to our weekly programmes you can join in special projects such as Over the Back Fence or be supported to lead new collaborative projects. 

View our full prospectus of 2020 programmes and how to participate here.

More information on all our classes including eTeacher Bios and Curriculum overviews are available on our website: vlnprimary.school.nz

Places fill up fast, so REGISTER YOUR SCHOOL TODAY

Final date for enrolments for Semester 2 will be Friday 26 June 2020. Late enrolments may be accepted but will be dependent on timetable and available space.

*funding assistance available for enrolments made this term, while places available