We’ve put together a set of reading response activities for the NZ School Journal Level 4 June 2022. Our School Journal Level 4 June 2022 Activities resource has everything you need to dive into the story and articles within this publication. Both a paper-based and digital option are included so you can use this in the way that suits you best – great for distance learning.
The NZ School Journal Level 4 June 2022 texts that we have featured are:
Comic: From Afghanistan to Aotearoa
Memoir: Good Little Samoan Boy
Article: Eruera Maihi Patuone: The Story of a Great Rangatira
Article: Ngā Pepeha a Ngā Tūpuna
Story: The Bucket Man
Biography: Ann Evans: Colonial Nurse
The purpose of this resource is to provide an engaging and motivating way for students to explore the story and articles from School Journal Level 4 June 2022.
1. Six x Lesson plans
A lesson plan is provided for each story or article covered in this resource
2. Six x Follow Up Activity Sheets
A one-page activity sheet is provided for each story or article covered in this resource.
Each activity sheet contains a range of reading comprehension strategies including:
Use prior knowledge
Share opinions (evaluate)
a) Apply Your Knowledge links
These links provide further activities and ideas to help students explore the topic of the story or article further. QR codes and web links are provided so students can visit websites, and watch video clips.
b) Six Creative/Design activities
These activities challenge students to use higher-order thinking to synthesise their knowledge and create something new.
3. Six separate one-page comprehension activity sheets
4. Paper-based and digital activities are provided
This resource is provided in both paper-based and digital form (Google Slides).