Access the best of New Zealand's literacy resources in the form of the New Zealand School Journal, Connected, Junior Journal and the School Journal Story Library.
Journal Surf lets you easily search through a range of quality literacy resources to support your teaching programme.
We also provide a growing collection of news articles and curriculum resources, and aim to become your number one search engine for all your literacy needs.
Task Purpose: To find out what peer pressure means. To find out about the types of peer pressure. To find out how to manage peer pressure.
Curriculum Learning Goal: Identify what peer pressure means and its effects on relationships. Develop responses to use in negative peer pressure situations. (Health)
Literacy Learning Goal: Contribute ideas that focus on the main points of the discussion. Recognise the importance of listening to others ideas in order to develop solutions related to the curriculum goal. Use prior knowledge, along with clues in the text to make inferences about the characters’ actions. Gather, evaluate and synthesise information across a small range of texts.
Task Purpose: To find out what is climate change and what is causing it. To identify some effects of climate change around the world. to find out what choices individuals can make to reduce their carbon footprint.
Curriculum Learning Goal: Explore various aspects of an issue and make decisions about possible actions. (Science)
Literacy Learning Goal: Contribute ideas that focus on the main points of the discussion. Select and take concise notes of the important ideas read or heard. Gather, evaluate and synthesise information across a small range of texts.
Task Purpose: To find out what it means to manage yourself. To find out about some self-management strategies. To find out other strategies that might help when facing a challenge.
Curriculum Learning Goal: To know and use self-management strategies when facing challenges. Identify and evaluate relevant strategies that can be used to build self-management skills. (Health)
Literacy Learning Goal: Use clues in the text and draw on background experience to make inferences about what is unsaid about the characters.
Task Purpose: To find out what being responsible means and what it looks like in reality. To find out what being responsible looks like To identify strategies to become more responsible.
Curriculum Learning Goal: Identify ways in which people act responsibly to support themselves and others. Values Know what it means to be responsible and make choices to act responsibly. (Health)
Literacy Learning Goal: Visualising Expand vocabulary knowledge to precisely express what it means to be responsible. Identify and recall main ideas, listening and adding key points omitted by others during discussions. Think critically about what is heard. Plan and write convincingly for an audience about an event, using a clear structure of key ideas and supporting details.
Task Purpose: to consider what is a lie To find out what happens when we lie
Curriculum Learning Goal: Health Goals : Identify and find ways to keep and improve relationships between friends and family Values: Know that honesty means to be responsible for what is said and done. Choose to act with honesty and know why this choice was made
Literacy Learning Goal: Listen to others ideas and discusses own and others’ ideas in a small group setting to reach a conclusion. Find clues in the text to help make inferences about how the main character feels. Express ideas to communicate knowledge and understanding of the curriculum goal.
Task Purpose: To find some possible actions to take when we feel pressured to do what our friends do
Curriculum Learning Goal: Health Goal : To learn new strategies that will help to make good decisions when pressured to do something you don’t believe is right.
Literacy Learning Goal: Find clues in the text and draw on background experience to make inferences about how the main character in the reading feels. Listen to others’ ideas and discuss own and others’ ideas to solve problems.
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