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These are the resources we think are essential for educators in environmental and sustainabilty education. Our catalogue has been built so that you can filter to find what's most relevant. We are always adding new items.

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What's in a Name?

A fun way to learn about plant-insect relationships in Aotearoa forests informed by Indigenous knowledge and available in te reo Māori

Comics
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Years 9 - 13
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What's in a Name?

A fun way to learn about plant-insect relationships in Aotearoa forests informed by Indigenous knowledge and available in te reo Māori

Cloak of Protection

Made in Aotearoa by Kākāriki Games, this fun and educational card game develops understanding of birds, their habitats and predators.

Game
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Year 3 - Adults
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Cloak of Protection

Made in Aotearoa by Kākāriki Games, this fun and educational card game develops understanding of birds, their habitats and predators.

Tihei Taiao

This series from Te Amokura Productions highlights different tipu | plants, including their uses and how to identify them.

Video Series
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Years 1 - 10
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Tihei Taiao

This series from Te Amokura Productions highlights different tipu | plants, including their uses and how to identify them.

Up the River

Explore your local stream, lake or wetland and use this wonderful guide from Gillian Candler to spark curiosity and promote action.

Book
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Early Childhood - Year 6
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Up the River

Explore your local stream, lake or wetland and use this wonderful guide from Gillian Candler to spark curiosity and promote action.

Our Estuaries - Online Community Hub

This interactive online space is designed for communities, including schools and kura, to connect with their local estuaries.

Website
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All Levels
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Our Estuaries - Online Community Hub

This interactive online space is designed for communities, including schools and kura, to connect with their local estuaries.

Maramataka - Te Papa

This teacher guide and poster provide a great overview of the history and current use of maramataka.

Poster
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Years 1 - 8
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Maramataka - Te Papa

This teacher guide and poster provide a great overview of the history and current use of maramataka.

Zero Waste Living Tips

Hannah Blumhardt writes an honest account for Greenpeace NZ, with a focus on her zero waste lifestyle and how to change the system.

Online Article
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Years 9 - 13
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Zero Waste Living Tips

Hannah Blumhardt writes an honest account for Greenpeace NZ, with a focus on her zero waste lifestyle and how to change the system.

Native Animals

Department of Conservation website collection of information and stories about our amazing native animals.

Website
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All Levels
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Native Animals

Department of Conservation website collection of information and stories about our amazing native animals.

Save the Kiwi

Accessible information about our precious national bird, including a range of information and photos, with te ao Māori links.

Website
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All Levels
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Save the Kiwi

Accessible information about our precious national bird, including a range of information and photos, with te ao Māori links.

Wellbeing | Hauora activities Whenua Iti Outdoors

Activities and videos created in collaboration with rangatahi, exploring how connection with nature can improve our wellbeing.

Videos & Activities
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Years 7 - 13
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Wellbeing | Hauora activities Whenua Iti Outdoors

Activities and videos created in collaboration with rangatahi, exploring how connection with nature can improve our wellbeing.

Love Food Hate Waste

Teach ākonga how to avoid food waste with these lessons and activities, including videos, posters and recipes.

Website
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Years 1 - 8
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Love Food Hate Waste

Teach ākonga how to avoid food waste with these lessons and activities, including videos, posters and recipes.

Young Ocean Explorers

Explore New Zealand's fascinating underwater world with videos and online activities presented by Riley and Steve Hathaway.

Website
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Years 1 - 8
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Young Ocean Explorers

Explore New Zealand's fascinating underwater world with videos and online activities presented by Riley and Steve Hathaway.

Going With the Flow

Menstruation and rainbow-inclusive practices in the outdoors, including lesson plans and videos from Education Outdoors NZ.

Multi-Media Resource
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Years 6 - 10
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Going With the Flow

Menstruation and rainbow-inclusive practices in the outdoors, including lesson plans and videos from Education Outdoors NZ.

NZ Bug of the Year Resources

Running from Nov 2022 to Feb 2023 this fun campaign is a great excuse to learn about insects in Aotearoa.

Citizen Science, Multi-media
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Early Learning - Year 8
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NZ Bug of the Year Resources

Running from Nov 2022 to Feb 2023 this fun campaign is a great excuse to learn about insects in Aotearoa.

Traditional Māori Weather and Climate Forecasting

This poster from NIWA shows a selection of traditional indicators used by Māori from across Aotearoa.

Poster
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Years 7 - 13
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Traditional Māori Weather and Climate Forecasting

This poster from NIWA shows a selection of traditional indicators used by Māori from across Aotearoa.

Climate Change and Mātauranga Māori

Science Learning Hub brings you this video interview with Shaun Awatere, including a transcript and follow-up questions for ākonga.

Video
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Years 9 - 13
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Climate Change and Mātauranga Māori

Science Learning Hub brings you this video interview with Shaun Awatere, including a transcript and follow-up questions for ākonga.

Tree Snap | Taukapu Rākau

Trees That Count have produced these fun card games, in either English or te reo Māori, to help learn about our precious rākau.

Games
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Early Learning - Year 8
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Tree Snap | Taukapu Rākau

Trees That Count have produced these fun card games, in either English or te reo Māori, to help learn about our precious rākau.

Hauraki Gulf Monitoring Project

Join scientists to investigate what's happening on your local shore of Tikapa Moana | Hauraki Gulf.

Citizen Science
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Years 5 - 13
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Hauraki Gulf Monitoring Project

Join scientists to investigate what's happening on your local shore of Tikapa Moana | Hauraki Gulf.

Nature Connection Seasonal Slideshows

The Department of Conservation has produced seasonal slideshows, available in te reo Māori and English, to help us notice nature.

Slideshows
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Early Learning - Year 6
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Nature Connection Seasonal Slideshows

The Department of Conservation has produced seasonal slideshows, available in te reo Māori and English, to help us notice nature.

Experiencing Native Trees in Greenspaces

This resource from DOC supports ākonga to connect with and learn about our native plants and trees in Aotearoa.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 8
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Experiencing Native Trees in Greenspaces

This resource from DOC supports ākonga to connect with and learn about our native plants and trees in Aotearoa.

Enhancing Biodiversity in Greenspaces

This resource from DOC provides ideas and experiences to enhance biodiversity in learning spaces and your local greenspaces.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 8
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Enhancing Biodiversity in Greenspaces

This resource from DOC provides ideas and experiences to enhance biodiversity in learning spaces and your local greenspaces.

Tools for Environmental Action

This resource from DOC supports ākonga to plan and take positive actions alongside their local community.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 8
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Tools for Environmental Action

This resource from DOC supports ākonga to plan and take positive actions alongside their local community.

Experiencing Birds in your Green space

This DOC resource helps ākonga observe, learn about and take action for birds in your school grounds or another local green space.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 10
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Experiencing Birds in your Green space

This DOC resource helps ākonga observe, learn about and take action for birds in your school grounds or another local green space.

50 Things to do in Nature

Get outside with these great ideas created by Kiwi kids from across Aotearoa.

Poster
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Early Learning - Year 8
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50 Things to do in Nature

Get outside with these great ideas created by Kiwi kids from across Aotearoa.

Seashore ID Guides and Activity Books

Explore your local shoreline with these popular identification guides, including versions in te reo Māori.

Booklets
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Years 1 - 13
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Seashore ID Guides and Activity Books

Explore your local shoreline with these popular identification guides, including versions in te reo Māori.

Create a Nature Journal

Reuse cardboard boxes to easily create a journal that ākonga can use outside for writing, drawing and collecting nature treasures.

Art Activity
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Years 1 - 8
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Create a Nature Journal

Reuse cardboard boxes to easily create a journal that ākonga can use outside for writing, drawing and collecting nature treasures.

Predator Control Guide for Schools

Predator Free NZ has a great website with resources and guidance for tracking and trapping introduced predators in schools and kura.

Website
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Years 4 - 10
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Predator Control Guide for Schools

Predator Free NZ has a great website with resources and guidance for tracking and trapping introduced predators in schools and kura.

The Rubbish Trip

Hannah Blumhardt and Liam Prince are helping humans walk the talk on zero waste and share free resources on their website.

Website
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Years 9 - 13
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The Rubbish Trip

Hannah Blumhardt and Liam Prince are helping humans walk the talk on zero waste and share free resources on their website.

Te Tai Unuora | Climate Wellbeing Guide

Designed to accompany the delivery of the Aotearoa climate teaching resource, this document focuses on the hauora-wellbeing of ākonga.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 7 - 10
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Te Tai Unuora | Climate Wellbeing Guide

Designed to accompany the delivery of the Aotearoa climate teaching resource, this document focuses on the hauora-wellbeing of ākonga.

Near, There and Far

This easy nature connection activity aims to spark interest and connection with nature using your senses.

Outside Activity
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Years 1 - 8
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Near, There and Far

This easy nature connection activity aims to spark interest and connection with nature using your senses.

Active Travel Action

Fantastic resource supporting schools to implement sustainable active travel practices, from Greater Wellington and Enviroschools.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 4 - 10
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Active Travel Action

Fantastic resource supporting schools to implement sustainable active travel practices, from Greater Wellington and Enviroschools.

It's a Bug's Life

This hands-on resource from Te Papa supports young children to engage with science by investigating the insects around them.

Inquiry Plan
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Early Learning - Year 3
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It's a Bug's Life

This hands-on resource from Te Papa supports young children to engage with science by investigating the insects around them.

Marine Metre Squared

Investigate what's living at your local beach or estuary and contribute to this nationwide citizen science project.

Citizen Science
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Years 4 - 13
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Marine Metre Squared

Investigate what's living at your local beach or estuary and contribute to this nationwide citizen science project.

Te Repo | Wetlands

Science Learning Hub has a range of wetlands resources, including interactives, activities and videos, with content in te reo Māori.

Multi-media
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Years 1 - 10
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Te Repo | Wetlands

Science Learning Hub has a range of wetlands resources, including interactives, activities and videos, with content in te reo Māori.

Ahi Pepe | MothNet

Classroom activities and identification guides to engage teachers, students and whānau with moths.

Worksheets
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Early Learning - Year 8
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Ahi Pepe | MothNet

Classroom activities and identification guides to engage teachers, students and whānau with moths.

Haerenga Mō Waho | Outside Adventures

A pack of activity cards in te reo Māori and English to inspire exploration in nature with tamariki.

Activity Cards
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Early Learning - Year 1
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Haerenga Mō Waho | Outside Adventures

A pack of activity cards in te reo Māori and English to inspire exploration in nature with tamariki.

Taiao Wharewhare - Nature Bingo

Available in te reo Māori and English versions, this printable resource was created by the educators at Kids Greening Taupō.

Outside Activity
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Early Learning - Year 3
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Taiao Wharewhare - Nature Bingo

Available in te reo Māori and English versions, this printable resource was created by the educators at Kids Greening Taupō.

Te Tapa Whenua: Naming the Land

Aoraki - Mount Cook provides the context for this LEARNZ online field trip exploring the importance of place names and their stories.

Online Resources
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Years 4 - 8
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Te Tapa Whenua: Naming the Land

Aoraki - Mount Cook provides the context for this LEARNZ online field trip exploring the importance of place names and their stories.

He Kākano | Seed Collecting Guides

Available in te reo Māori and English, these practical guides are produced by Te Aho Tū Roa and Whitebait Connection (He Kākano).

Printable Guides
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All Levels
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He Kākano | Seed Collecting Guides

Available in te reo Māori and English, these practical guides are produced by Te Aho Tū Roa and Whitebait Connection (He Kākano).

Love Rimurimu: Teacher Planning

Science Learning Hub guidance for planning lessons and units of work on seaweed biodiversity, human impacts and restoration.

Website
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Years 7 - 13
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Love Rimurimu: Teacher Planning

Science Learning Hub guidance for planning lessons and units of work on seaweed biodiversity, human impacts and restoration.

Bike Ready

Curriculum resources related to safe cycling, including challenges and opportunities for bike riding in the local community.

Lesson Plans
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Years 4 - 8
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Bike Ready

Curriculum resources related to safe cycling, including challenges and opportunities for bike riding in the local community.

NUWAO Design Project

Nature-based Urban design for Wellbeing and Adaptation in Oceania, including an innovative design competition for rangatahi.

Competition
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Years 9 - 13
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NUWAO Design Project

Nature-based Urban design for Wellbeing and Adaptation in Oceania, including an innovative design competition for rangatahi.

Wairarapa Moana Kete Pūrākau | Lake Stories

A digital storytelling portal for the Wairarapa lakes, as part of the Lake Stories Aotearoa project.

Videos
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All Levels
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Wairarapa Moana Kete Pūrākau | Lake Stories

A digital storytelling portal for the Wairarapa lakes, as part of the Lake Stories Aotearoa project.

Rauemi Reo Māori Nature Connectors

Kids Greening Taupō have produced a wide range of rauemi for use in kura kaupapa Māori and kohanga reo, with a focus on te taiao.

Activities & PDFs
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Early Learning - Year 8
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Rauemi Reo Māori Nature Connectors

Kids Greening Taupō have produced a wide range of rauemi for use in kura kaupapa Māori and kohanga reo, with a focus on te taiao.

He aha tēnei manu?

What is that bird? Manaaki Whenua | Landcare Research have produced this bilingual poster to help learn about ngā manu o Aotearoa.

Poster
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Early Learning - Year 6
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He aha tēnei manu?

What is that bird? Manaaki Whenua | Landcare Research have produced this bilingual poster to help learn about ngā manu o Aotearoa.

Ngā Rākau | Trees bilingual unit

Science Learning Hub worked with Te Wharekura o Te Rau Aroha and Manaaki Whenua to produce these bilingual resources about trees.

Learning Articles
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Years 4 - 10
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Ngā Rākau | Trees bilingual unit

Science Learning Hub worked with Te Wharekura o Te Rau Aroha and Manaaki Whenua to produce these bilingual resources about trees.

What is this Bug?

An interactive and bilingual tool from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research, to help you identify insects found around Aotearoa.

Online Tool
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All Levels
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What is this Bug?

An interactive and bilingual tool from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research, to help you identify insects found around Aotearoa.

NZ Garden Bird Survey

Take part in this fun and accessible citizen science project, including great resources that can be used all year round.

Citizen Science
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All Levels
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NZ Garden Bird Survey

Take part in this fun and accessible citizen science project, including great resources that can be used all year round.

He aha tēnei Pepeke?

Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research have created this bilingual resource to help ākonga identify common insects.

Poster
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Early Learning - Year 3
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He aha tēnei Pepeke?

Manaaki Whenua-Landcare Research have created this bilingual resource to help ākonga identify common insects.

Wellbeing in a Pā Harakeke

Resources from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research for running an experiential hauora session, also available in te reo Māori.

Workbook
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Years 3 - 10
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Wellbeing in a Pā Harakeke

Resources from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research for running an experiential hauora session, also available in te reo Māori.

Birdsong Mindfulness

DOC and Sparklers have created these short birdsong recordings to help create a calm environment in your learning spaces.

Videos
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Early Learning - Year 6
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Birdsong Mindfulness

DOC and Sparklers have created these short birdsong recordings to help create a calm environment in your learning spaces.

Climate Change Learning Programme

This Aotearoa resource is a science-based, integrated learning programme consisting of user and wellbeing guides and eight modules.

Integrated Programme
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Yrs 6 - 10
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Climate Change Learning Programme

This Aotearoa resource is a science-based, integrated learning programme consisting of user and wellbeing guides and eight modules.

Seasick: Saving the Hauraki Gulf

This series explores the effects of fishing and pollution on the precious Hauraki Gulf, including mātauranga and stories of hope.

Documentary
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Years 9 - 13
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Seasick: Saving the Hauraki Gulf

This series explores the effects of fishing and pollution on the precious Hauraki Gulf, including mātauranga and stories of hope.

A Change is Gonna Come

An engaging story about a wetland community told through the eyes of an eccentric character, Bernard Raupō Bittern III.

Book
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Years 1 - 8
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A Change is Gonna Come

An engaging story about a wetland community told through the eyes of an eccentric character, Bernard Raupō Bittern III.

Kiki Kiwi Litter Less

Keep NZ Beautiful have produced this inquiry programme with lesson plans and activity sheets, based on the Kiki Kiwi storybooks.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 7
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Kiki Kiwi Litter Less

Keep NZ Beautiful have produced this inquiry programme with lesson plans and activity sheets, based on the Kiki Kiwi storybooks.

Backyard Battle

Keep NZ Beautiful encourages schools to take part in this citizen science programme, monitoring and collecting litter on land.

Citizen Science
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Years 4 - 10
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Backyard Battle

Keep NZ Beautiful encourages schools to take part in this citizen science programme, monitoring and collecting litter on land.

Young Reporters for the Environment

Keep NZ Beautiful has helpful resources to support this opportunity for rangatahi to share ideas about reducing waste and pollution.

Competition
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Years 7 - 13
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Young Reporters for the Environment

Keep NZ Beautiful has helpful resources to support this opportunity for rangatahi to share ideas about reducing waste and pollution.

Whose Home is This?

This delightful book is perfect for younger tamariki and is part of a series by Gillian Candler featuring animals from Aotearoa.

Book
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Early Learning - Year 2
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Whose Home is This?

This delightful book is perfect for younger tamariki and is part of a series by Gillian Candler featuring animals from Aotearoa.

Sea te manu foliki tenei?

What is this Bug? Tuvaluan bilingual resource from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research, to help you identify insects.

Poster
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Early Learning - Year 3
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Sea te manu foliki tenei?

What is this Bug? Tuvaluan bilingual resource from Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research, to help you identify insects.

Restoration Through the Seasons

Plan your year in line with the seasons and try out these suggested activities from DOC, including a printable poster.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 4 - 8
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Restoration Through the Seasons

Plan your year in line with the seasons and try out these suggested activities from DOC, including a printable poster.

Exploring your Local Environment

This resource from DOC aims to help students explore, learn about and develop connections in their local green spaces.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 8
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Exploring your Local Environment

This resource from DOC aims to help students explore, learn about and develop connections in their local green spaces.

Grow a Leaf Litter Garden

This activity from Kiwi Conservation Club is an easy way to grow your own native plants, with just a few simple materials.

Outside Activity
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Early Learning - Year 10
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Grow a Leaf Litter Garden

This activity from Kiwi Conservation Club is an easy way to grow your own native plants, with just a few simple materials.

The Nature Activity Book

Educator Rachel Haydon has compiled 99 ideas for activities in the natural world of Aotearoa, in this fantastic resource for ākonga.

Book
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Years 4 - 8
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The Nature Activity Book

Educator Rachel Haydon has compiled 99 ideas for activities in the natural world of Aotearoa, in this fantastic resource for ākonga.

Waste Warriors

Waste reduction scheme created by students Olivia, Ella and Charlotte, with support from Kiwi Conservation Club.

Website and Booklet
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Years 4 - 10
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Waste Warriors

Waste reduction scheme created by students Olivia, Ella and Charlotte, with support from Kiwi Conservation Club.

Create a Lizard Garden

Predator Free NZ, Zealandia and DOC have created these great resources to support students to plan and create lizard gardens.

Project Plan
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Years 4 - 10
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Create a Lizard Garden

Predator Free NZ, Zealandia and DOC have created these great resources to support students to plan and create lizard gardens.

High Tide Don't Hide

A film by The Rebel Film Collective about the Aotearoa student strikes for climate, through the stories of five young leaders.

Film
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Years 10 - 13
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High Tide Don't Hide

A film by The Rebel Film Collective about the Aotearoa student strikes for climate, through the stories of five young leaders.

NZ Nature Heroes

Gillian Candler uses inspiring stories from people across Aotearoa to highlight a fun range of activities for young conservationists.

Book
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Years 5 - 10
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NZ Nature Heroes

Gillian Candler uses inspiring stories from people across Aotearoa to highlight a fun range of activities for young conservationists.

Trees That Count Planting Guides

Advice for schools and the wider community, including videos and planting advice for your local region.

Multi-Media Resources
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All Levels
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Trees That Count Planting Guides

Advice for schools and the wider community, including videos and planting advice for your local region.

Rangi - Weather and Climate Lessons

NIWA has developed these online lesson plans for intermediate school teachers, including a range of interactive content.

Online Lessons
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Years 7 - 8
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Rangi - Weather and Climate Lessons

NIWA has developed these online lesson plans for intermediate school teachers, including a range of interactive content.

We Destroyed Mountains

Toby Morris, from The Spinoff, explores the history of Tāmaki Makaurau's volcanoes and the consequences for people and place.

Online Comic
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Years 9 - 13
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We Destroyed Mountains

Toby Morris, from The Spinoff, explores the history of Tāmaki Makaurau's volcanoes and the consequences for people and place.

40 Ka Pai Things To Do Outside

Printable worksheet with easy ideas for tamariki to have fun outside at home or school, no matter the weather!

Outside Activities
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Early Learning - Year 3
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40 Ka Pai Things To Do Outside

Printable worksheet with easy ideas for tamariki to have fun outside at home or school, no matter the weather!

Create Leaf Art

Get creative and connect with te taiao using this easy activity from the Department of Conservation.

Art Activity
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Early Learning - Year 6
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Create Leaf Art

Get creative and connect with te taiao using this easy activity from the Department of Conservation.

Nature Connectors - Art Activities

This fantastic catalogue of Nature Art activities has been created by the Kids Greening Taupō educators.

Art Activities
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Early Learning - Year 8
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Nature Connectors - Art Activities

This fantastic catalogue of Nature Art activities has been created by the Kids Greening Taupō educators.

Nature Bingo

Great ideas for using shapes, colours and all your senses to play Bingo outside.

Outside Activity
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Early Learning - Year 3
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Nature Bingo

Great ideas for using shapes, colours and all your senses to play Bingo outside.

Notice Three Good Things in Nature

An easy nature connection and wellbeing activity that can be used with ākonga and adults of all ages.

Outside Activity
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All Levels
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Notice Three Good Things in Nature

An easy nature connection and wellbeing activity that can be used with ākonga and adults of all ages.

Native Trees Carbon Calculator

Trees That Count and Tāne's Tree Trust provide this free, online calculator for carbon footprint climate mitigation.

Online Tool
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Years 7 - 13
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Native Trees Carbon Calculator

Trees That Count and Tāne's Tree Trust provide this free, online calculator for carbon footprint climate mitigation.

Pūtātara Website

Incorporating sustainability and global citizenship across the curriculum in Aotearoa, using place-based, inquiry led learning.

Website
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Years 5 - 10
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Pūtātara Website

Incorporating sustainability and global citizenship across the curriculum in Aotearoa, using place-based, inquiry led learning.

Growing Kiwi Gardeners

Anita Croft shares sustainable gardening activities aimed at early childhood level, including growing vegetables and composting.

Activities
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Early Learning - Year 2
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Growing Kiwi Gardeners

Anita Croft shares sustainable gardening activities aimed at early childhood level, including growing vegetables and composting.

Be With a Tree

Kiwi Conservation Club organises this annual event in June, and you can access great resources from previous years on their website.

Website
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Early Learning - Year 8
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Be With a Tree

Kiwi Conservation Club organises this annual event in June, and you can access great resources from previous years on their website.

Build a Pekapeka - Bat

Make your own poseable Pekapeka (Long-tailed bat) with this fun activity from Kiwi Conservation Club.

Art Activity
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Early Learning - Year 3
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Build a Pekapeka - Bat

Make your own poseable Pekapeka (Long-tailed bat) with this fun activity from Kiwi Conservation Club.

In the Garden

Young children will love using this book to learn more about the animals and plants in our gardens, parks and school grounds.

Book
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Early Learning - Year 3
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In the Garden

Young children will love using this book to learn more about the animals and plants in our gardens, parks and school grounds.

Nature Activities for Families at Home

Easy, practical activities for getting outdoors with your family and spending time in nature while at home.

Outside Activities
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Early Learning - Year 3
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Nature Activities for Families at Home

Easy, practical activities for getting outdoors with your family and spending time in nature while at home.

Circular Economy in Wellington

Sustainability Trust, as part of Waste Free Welly, have produced this collaborative and inspiring vision for a zero waste future.

Project
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Years 7 - 13
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Circular Economy in Wellington

Sustainability Trust, as part of Waste Free Welly, have produced this collaborative and inspiring vision for a zero waste future.

Compost Collective

Based in Tāmaki Makaurau, these resources are relevant for teachers and communities across Aotearoa who want to learn how to compost.

Website
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All Levels
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Compost Collective

Based in Tāmaki Makaurau, these resources are relevant for teachers and communities across Aotearoa who want to learn how to compost.

Estuaries Planning Pathways

Science Learning Hub supports teachers by providing background information, planning pathways and links to useful resources.

Website
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Years 7 - 13
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Estuaries Planning Pathways

Science Learning Hub supports teachers by providing background information, planning pathways and links to useful resources.

Seaweek Resources -Science Learning Hub

Explore this great selection of inquiry plans and teacher support materials related to a range of marine contexts in Aotearoa.

Online Resources
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Years 4 - 10
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Seaweek Resources -Science Learning Hub

Explore this great selection of inquiry plans and teacher support materials related to a range of marine contexts in Aotearoa.

KCC - Freshwater Activities

Kiwi Conservation Club have a selection of fun activities related to freshwater, including crafts, games and experiments.

Short Activities
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Years 1 - 8
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KCC - Freshwater Activities

Kiwi Conservation Club have a selection of fun activities related to freshwater, including crafts, games and experiments.

Seashore Videos

Marine Metre Squared have gathered short, engaging videos about marine surveys and the amazing creatures found around our coastline.

Videos
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Years 4 - 10
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Seashore Videos

Marine Metre Squared have gathered short, engaging videos about marine surveys and the amazing creatures found around our coastline.

Protecting Our Marine World

This resource from DOC will help ākonga learn how to value and protect our unique marine environment.

Inquiry Plan
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Years 1 - 8
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Protecting Our Marine World

This resource from DOC will help ākonga learn how to value and protect our unique marine environment.

Biology Seashore Zonation

The Marine Metre Squared tool can be used in Biology to monitor, analyse and take action for your local beach, harbour or estuary.

Investigation Tool
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Year 12
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Biology Seashore Zonation

The Marine Metre Squared tool can be used in Biology to monitor, analyse and take action for your local beach, harbour or estuary.

Project Jonah Educational Kits

Order a free World of Whales kit for your class, including lesson plans and posters.

Resource Kit
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Years 1 - 8
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Project Jonah Educational Kits

Order a free World of Whales kit for your class, including lesson plans and posters.

Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge

Explore over 40 research projects focused on Aotearoa's unique marine environments, summarised using videos, graphics, maps and more.

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Years 9 - 13
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Sustainable Seas National Science Challenge

Explore over 40 research projects focused on Aotearoa's unique marine environments, summarised using videos, graphics, maps and more.

Information for Climate Solvers

NIWA has written articles for students, covering climate science, projected impacts for Aotearoa and how communities can adapt.

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Years 7 - 13
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Information for Climate Solvers

NIWA has written articles for students, covering climate science, projected impacts for Aotearoa and how communities can adapt.

Te Kawa o Tangaroa

Ocean-centred learning programme from the Marine Stewardship Council, focused on solutions to overfishing and improving biodiversity.

Multi-Media Resource
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Years 7 - 10
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Te Kawa o Tangaroa

Ocean-centred learning programme from the Marine Stewardship Council, focused on solutions to overfishing and improving biodiversity.

At The Beach and Under The Ocean

These books from Gillian Candler are the perfect resource for your next marine inquiry or trip to your local beach or harbour.

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Years 1 - 4
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At The Beach and Under The Ocean

These books from Gillian Candler are the perfect resource for your next marine inquiry or trip to your local beach or harbour.

Seashore Activities Teacher Guide

This useful guide for teachers includes a range of short, engaging activities related to the updated NZ Seashore Field Guide.

Teacher Guide
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Years 1 - 5
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Seashore Activities Teacher Guide

This useful guide for teachers includes a range of short, engaging activities related to the updated NZ Seashore Field Guide.

Travelwise

Classroom resources and advice from Auckland Transport, to encourage sustainable transport habits.

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Years 1 - 13
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Travelwise

Classroom resources and advice from Auckland Transport, to encourage sustainable transport habits.

The Outlook for Someday

Explore films produced by young people in Aotearoa and encourage ākonga to get involved in the annual film challenge.

Films
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Years 5 - 13
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The Outlook for Someday

Explore films produced by young people in Aotearoa and encourage ākonga to get involved in the annual film challenge.

Marine Activities for Primary Schools

Explore a range of activities and simple seashore surveys for younger tamariki, from the Marine Metre Squared project.

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Years 1 - 6
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Marine Activities for Primary Schools

Explore a range of activities and simple seashore surveys for younger tamariki, from the Marine Metre Squared project.

Garden to Table resources

Garden to Table have made these 'taster resources' available to all schools, including how to grow plants from seed.

Short Activities
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Years 1 - 8
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Garden to Table resources

Garden to Table have made these 'taster resources' available to all schools, including how to grow plants from seed.

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