“At #NZreadaloud we believe reading is social. We would love you to join us for this interactive, connected literacy experience where together we explore books written by our New Zealand authors.”
|WHAT IS #NZreadaloud?||#NZreadaloud is a ‘connected literacy’ initiative that began in 2015.
The goal was simple … One Book to Connect Kiwi Kids across Aotearoa.
The focus is on New Zealand authors writing stories in New Zealand settings.
#NZreadaloud is an interactive and integrated approach to literacy in your classroom.
|WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?||#NZreadaloud welcomes teachers and students from Year 1 through to Year 10.
The excitement comes from connecting classes across Aotearoa – from deep in the South to the far North.
|WHEN DOES #NZreadaloud TAKE PLACE?||#NZreadaloud happens in Term One, Two, and Three leaving Term 4 for teachers to participate in The Global Read Aloud.
Teachers can choose to participate in all three Terms or take part in the Term that suits their schedule.
|HOW DOES #NZreadaloud WORK?||Teachers register to participate.
The #NZreadaloud ‘team’ connect with participants who will collaborate over a 6 week period.
Teachers and classes connect via Edmodo, Twitter, Flipgrid, Zoom or any other platform that suits them and the age of their students.
|#NZreadaloud TEACHERS ARE WINNERS||In 2015 #NZreadaloud won the Interface ‘Best Teaching with ICT’ Award.|
Here is #NZreadaloud explained in 3 minutes!
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