The Great New Zealand Road Trip: NZ School Journal Task Cards

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Set off on an exciting New Zealand road trip adventure! This NZ School Journal Task Cards resource provides a fantastic entry point for reading New Zealand-themed School Journal articles, stories, and poems. We’ve selected 87 texts from a mix of Level 2, Level 3, and Level 4  School Journals (2014-2022). 24 task cards are provided for students to select from. These activities will work across many of the texts, giving you and your students flexibility. Click here to see a preview of this resource.
A full print and digital set are included. We recommend using the digital set with Google Slides or Microsoft One Drive.
We’ve provided an engaging hook to get your students’ imagination flowing – a road trip around New Zealand. Students read NZ School Journal stories, articles, and poems based on different towns, cities, and regions within Aotearoa. They choose task cards to complete, earning rewards to upgrade their own motorhome. 
In this NZ School Journal Task Cards and Project Based Learning pack, you will receive:
  • 24 unique and engaging task cards for students to choose from. These will work across a range of the stories, articles and poems provided – adding flexibility for you and your class! See our preview for examples of many of these.
  • 24 digital task cards for use with Google Slides and Microsoft One Drive,
  • Supplementary A4 size worksheets to use with the task cards,
  • An introduction poster and a set of PowerPoint slides to share how the resource works with students.
  • A project-based learning activity to design the interior and exterior of their own motorhome. All of the resources to do this have been provided in print and digital form.
  • Rewards System explainer and My Rewards recording sheet,
  • Reward template pages.
  • NZ Map poster for recording their road trip route.
  • Comprehensive teacher guide.
  • School Journal tables breaking the 87 journals into regions within NZ.

How long does this activity go for? That’s completely up to you. You and your students can decide how long the road trip lasts!

Number of pages and slides: 60 pages and 30 slides

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