GROW: Designing Engaging Chinese Classroom Activities for All Year Levels
This course is relevant to Chinese language teachers of all year levels, especially those seeking effective activity design techniques.
This course will support Chinese language teachers to successfully design and implement engaging Chinese classroom activities for enhanced learning outcomes.
About the course
This course is relevant to Chinese language teachers of all year levels, especially those seeking effective activity design techniques. It is delivered through two full day face-to-face workshops and four online workshops. Participants will also be supported by a digital learning platform for on-going inquiry and reflection.
Important note: Dates and workshop venue will be confirmed once the programme commences.
Workshop 1 (full day face to face)
Designing and implementing classroom activities in line with the NZ language curriculum
Friday 8th March 2024, 9:30am-3:30pm
Workshop 2 (online)
Developing a well-balanced language programme
Wednesday 10th April 2024, 4:00pm-5:30pm
Workshop 3 (online)
Designing engaging Chinese listening activities
Wednesday 22nd May 2024, 4:00pm-5:30pm
Workshop 4 (full day face to face)
Designing interactive Chinese speaking and writing activities
Friday 21st June 2024, 9:30am-3:30pm
Workshop 5 (online)
Designing immersive Chinese reading activities
Wednesday 14th August 2024, 4:00pm-5:30pm
Workshop 6 (online)
Professional Growth Cycle presentations
Wednesday 6th November 2024, 4:00pm-5:30pm
At no cost for NZ registered teachers.
Selected participants will be advised of the location once registrations have closed. Tui Tuia | Learning Circle - Languages will pay for associated travel for teachers who are outside of the city of delivery for face-to-face workshop(s) or provide delivery online where appropriate.
Upon completion of the programme, your school can claim back the cost of two Teacher Release Days.
Meet the facilitators
Literacy and Numeracy
Enhancing and expanding teachers’ capabilities to lead literacy and numeracy learning.
Helping teachers and kaiako build cultural capability to accelerate learning outcomes for Pacific learners.
Growing, strengthening and advocating for language learning and use, and sustaining heritage languages in schools.
Te Whanau Māioha
Learning and mentoring solutions that empower kāhui ako, kaiako and tumuaki to achieve stronger culturally-sustaining outcomes for ākonga/