Science of Learning Blog

As a staff we have enjoyed the short, pertinent articles written by the research scientists at Scientific Learning.  The articles focus on the scientific basis behind the learning of children from preschool onwards.  The articles always relate to teaching so as teachers we review our methods according to the research.  The articles are pertinent to parents as well so if you have an interest in how children learn click on the links below.

The Importance of Summer Reading

How I Became An Early Reader

Literacy Development in Young Children

The Importance of Reading Fluency

Why We Can't Neglect Reading Fluency

Dyselxia, Auditory Processing and the Road to College

Screen Time and Language Delays



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School Swimming

Keep an eye on this space for new and upcoming events at our school.  All future events are noted on the calendar as soon as the date has been set...

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Mt Pirongia

Trip to Mt Pirongia

We had a fantastic time at Pirongia Forest Reserve testing the water and looking for macroinvertebrates.

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School Info

HIwi the Kiwi Presentation

Pupils may enter the school grounds from 8.30am and should be collected as soon as possible after 3.00pm unless they are attending after school care...

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