Take a look here to find resources and support available for teaching and learning at Years 1-8.

Resources & Literacy Activities

We have developed a small range of resources for use in primary schools. For more information and to download the resources follow the link below.

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In South Waikato there is a school called Tirau Primary.  All the children are learning about sustainability and taking part in their unit called  Paddock to Plate.

Teacher Denise Mathers and her learners in Ruma Kereru are taking part in the Bigger and Better.   The learners in Ruma Kereru are Year 5/6 children.


View blog post on how they're learning

Farm visits - Year 7&8 funded field trips

Masterton Intermediate visited a local sheep and beef farm in 2016 as part of a trial of an inquiry based learning unit. Watch their video

NZYF along with RMPP have launched a new Primary School Project based around a Science and Technology unit called Bigger and Better.  The aim of the project is to get 100 Primary Schools out onto Sheep and Beef farms in 2018.

If you would like to find out more about being a host farm for this project or taking your students on a funded farm visit, fill out the form on our “Contact” page.

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