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Investigate implications of heat for everyday life. MICV 6

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Whakarongo ki ngā Ururoa MART 6, 7, 8

'Listen to the Sharks'

"The bestist bit of maths ever"... MATP 5

...or "how to do maths with letters"

Waiting for the Yearbook MART 6, 7, 8

3.1 Is a SDL - a Self-Directed Media Learning class until Marlene returns in 3.2.

Level 1 Math DERT 6

Philosophy - Ethics and Moral Philosophy BRES 7, 8

ETHICS - How ought one to live their life? Who should decide?

Philosophy - Ethics OR Philosophy of Language BRES 7, 8

Please note: The first week or two will be spent completing assignments from last term.

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

Algebra covers the following topics -

Film Analysis MEGW 8

As you continue to work on your personalised assessment plan, we shift focus to the critical inte

Life. It's complicated… MATP 6

Biology (the study of life and living things) will be our topic of study in term 3.

4.2 Laughter Yoga & Walking close by EMIM 2, 3, 4, 5

Blue Block of Inspire.
Each Tuesday.
30 mins of Laughter Yoga.

Term 3 foundation art - printmaking HOLR 4, 5

Come and learn some ancient and totally now printmaking processes and make a series of prints usi

Team games SARO 4

Come join us for some team games.

Creating with Digital Technologies - not a free time Gaming course! IANH 4, 5

Come plan, design and create Digital projects that meet the needs of people in your world.

Comic Creator BRAF 4, 5, 6

Comic creator is about telling stories through sequential art.

Evolocity JARG 3, 4

Design and Build an electric vehicle - workshop only running on Friday 9-10:30am.

3.1 Getting Outside (GO) EMIM 4

Disclaimer: This is a cellphone and computer FREE course.

ADVANCED MUSIC 2 - (NCEA LEVEL 3) MATD 8

Do music for NCEA credits!

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

During Term 3 we will be studying algebra which covers the following topics -

Senior dance @ Dance Unlimited SARM 6, 7, 8

During this class we will continue to work towards our annual Dance Showcase (week 6, term 3).

3.1 Level 4 Science - Electronics LIBB 4

Ever wanted to make a circuit and understand what voltage is? Me too!

Queer Media Studies (R13) MEGW 5, 6, 7, 8

Explore and discuss queer issues and representations in film, television, and music.

Community patterns, gene expression and biological validity. MICV 7

For the first 2-3 weeks of this term we will work on the write up for the Patterns in Communities

Physical principals, extreme organisms and ESS investigations MATP 7, 8

From rainbows to global warming, L2 students will learn about the physical processes that move en

GET SET! DESIGN! MART 5, 6, 7, 8

If you are interested in working on props, backdrops, costuming, lighting, sound or make-up and h

Lteracee GEOM 3, 4

If your spelling is something like this then this may be the course for you.

3.1 Literacee GEOM 3, 4, 5, 6

If your spelling is something like this then this may be the course for you.

Aqueous equilibria - a chemical balancing act ZACW 8

In term 3 we'll significantly expanding upon our knowledge of chemical equilibria from Level 2.

Wave Systems GREO 8

In this block will study towards the waves external exam: Doppler effect, standing waves, beats,

English - NCEA level 1 ANIY 6

In this course we will be exploring how stories can change the world.

ALGEBRA contd. ALIS 5

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Cool Chemistry and Funky Physics KATA 4

In this course, we'll take a tour through some of the level four physics and chemistry curriculum

Waves and optics FLOM 7, 8

In this term the level 3 class will study towards the waves external exam, while the level 2 clas

Research Presentation RICM 6, 7

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Advanced Research Presentation RICM 7, 8

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Advanced Research Presentation RICM 7, 8

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Advanced Research Presentation RICM 6, 7, 8

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

It's Dough Time! STMA 4, 5

It's Dough Time!

Invasion games... Lacrosse SARO 4

Lacrosse is a fun game played with a stick and ball.

ElectroTEC (for beginners). JARG 4

Learn how to make and design things that incorporate electronics components.

How to Write a Song MATD 3, 4, 5

Learn how to write and record a song in 5 easy steps!

Surviving the Zombie apocalypse MATP 5, 6

Life - it’s complicated!

Term 3 - Mā te Mōhio (Extension Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 5

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tēina o Ao Tawhiti!

Term 3 - Mā te Rongo (Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 3, 4

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tēina o Ao Tawhiti!

Nerd Farming! JARG 4

Not farming nerds, farming for nerds!

Usain Bolt vs The Hulk - build your fitness ALEM 5

Our Physical Education class is our community.

Next Level Showcase SARB 7, 8

Plan and prepare for Dance Showcase in week 8.
Choreography and level 1 and 2.

3.1 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 6

Pre requisite for this course is to have attended terms one and two.

Sociology ALLH 8

Prepare to study sociology further. Knowledge is connected to power and status..

3.2 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 6

Prerequisite for this course is to have attended 3.1.

Probability Simulations DERT 7

Probability Simulations

Ethical issues JOB 2, 3

Should euthanasia be legalised?

Level 2 English - Visual Texts study (continued) RICP 7

Since we now know all of our film techniques by heart, we'll finally analyse 'Interstellar' as a

STATISTICAL INFERENCE LOUW 7

STATISTICAL INFERENCE

STATISTICAL INFERENCE LOUW 7

STATISTICAL INFERENCE

5MAT LOUW 5

STATISTICS –

Digital Art for Beginners - (focus on basic drawing skills) RICP 5, 6

Students in the course will learn the basics of drawing fundamentals, storyboarding and digital g

Dance Choreograph Dance #2 SARM 6, 7, 8

Term 3 will be a continuation of term 2.

6 Art - Term 3 JONJ 6

Term three - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

Creative Academy For Theatrically Inclined Or Writerly Types ALIE 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

The Creative Academy exists to support two different purposes.

Redox and organic chemistry: It’s alkynes of fun! ZACW 8

The first part of Term 3 will focus on organic chemistry ­- no, not the study of organic foods, b

Developing Your Ideas and Performance SARF 7, 8

This block we will be continuing dances for Level 2 Repertoire and Level 2/3 Group Dance.

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Composition and performance MATD 5

This class is designed for students at the junior level who are serious about music, but not yet

3.1 Level 1 Visual Arts NCEA folio completion HOLR 6

This class is now extended to senior students wanting additional support with an art project, thi

School of Rock! MATD 3, 4, 5

This class will build on what we developed in Purple block last term, but is open to new-comers a

I'll push through algebra, but graphs is where I draw the line! GREO 6

This course carries on from where we got to working on linear algebra, we'll start to look more a

Let's do Something for a Sustainable Future (3.1 ) KATA 7, 8

This course continues from Term 2 as you complete your personal actions for a sustainable future.

567 Digital Art Advanced BetM 5, 6, 7

This course is a continuation from Terms 1 and 2.

FOUNDATION MUSIC 2: TERM 3 MATD 5

This course is designed for serious students of music, who have an interest in music and already

7 Photography 3.1 ROSM 7

This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio for

7 Photography 3.2 ROSM 7

This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio for

Japanese History RICM 4, 5

This course is for any student interested in Japanese History.

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This course is for students with a passion or interest in all things Digital Technology (programm

3.1 Level 1 Visual Arts NCEA folio completion HOLR 6

This course is for those already engaged in their level one NCEA folio: We will be using printmak

NCEA 78English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

History Portfolio: Completion RICM 6, 7, 8

This course is the culmination of the research portfolio.

Advanced Design and Technology JARG 7, 8

This course provides students will opportunities to extend their design and workshop knowledge an

Your Choice ROBM 5

This course will be driven by a challenge that you set to yourself.

Biophysical elements of Physical Education EMMB 6

This covers basic anatomy, biomechanics and exercise physiology.

New kids on the block LAUB 3, 4, 5

This is a literacy-focussed class that will be developing a booklet and supporting information to

Psychology in Context RICP 7, 8

This is a new course, so it might be a little weird. But it may also be quite fun!

The Science of Movies MATW 5

This Level 5 Science class will contain three separate parts:

Performing Climate Change Theatre Action ALIE 5, 6, 7, 8

This performance class will work on plays that have a connection to saving the planet and will pr

Inventors Unlimited JARG 3, 4

This series of workshops supports students to design, develop and create their own inventions, or

Blood Brothers EMKN 6

This term is an assessment based unit of work where you will prepare and perform an acting role f

3/4 Literacy with Kate and Libby KATA LIBB 3, 4

This term our literacy focus is on creativity.

Performance @ AT Dance - cont. from 2.2 SARM 6, 7, 8

This term we will be focused on preparing for our Showcase (week 7 of term 3).

8BIO Human Evolution and Practical Investigation JESD 8

This term we will begin the term by completing a practical investigation exploring how different

Musical Waveyness and Faults of Fukushima GREO 8

This term will study towards the waves external exam: Doppler effect, standing waves, beats, inte

Level One English - Writing based on a Studied Text RICP 6

This term, we'll do some creative writing (and possibly script writing, and possibly even film de

Mechanical Madness ZACW 6

Topic 1 - Mechanics

Urban Gardener Offsite FIOH 3, 4, 5

Urban Gardener is a pilot program, introducing people to edible gardening with elderly as an expe

Psychology ALLH 8

We look at friendship and why we fall in love

Linear Algebra and Tables, Equations and Graphs MATW 6

We will apply the skills learned in Term 2.2 to solve problems.

Algebra JOHS 7

We will be continuing with Algebra which we started in last term.

Yay it's finally algebra! MICV 5

We will be revising how to add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions and integers.

ALGEBRA contd / CALCULUS LOUW 7

We will complete the Algebra topic
THEN
we will begin CALCULUS

Your well-being.. My well-being... OUR WELLBEING -Term 3 SARM 6, 7, 8

We will continue to look at the 5 WAYS TO WELLBEING and how they can be part of our everyday life

ALGEBRA contd LOUW 7

We will continue with the Algebra topic that we started in 2.2.

Statistics Level 3 INOK 8

We will finish Probability Distributions and go on to look at Statistical Inferences using the te

Calculus INOK 7

We will finish the Graphs topic and go on to Calculus.

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry ­- no, not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon

Probability Distributions. DERT 8

We will start Probability distributions which are used in the commercial and industrial world to

Poems about Place: Canterbury Christchurch Otautahi BRAF 6

We will study poems about place as a way of connecting to the beautiful city we live in, as well

Philosophy of Mind BRES 7, 8

What is a mind? Is the mind nothing more than brain activity?

Philosophy: Environmental Ethics BRES 4, 5

What is an environment?

The skeptics club ZACW 4

You all have watched documentaries before, or read some interesting article on the internet.

Level One English/Media - Term Three RICP 6

You've started with a short story, written by yourself last term.

Men and Monsters (Monster Studies) MEGW 7, 8

Zombies and vampires, goblins, ghosts and cyborgs, monsters have always haunted the human imagina

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Climate ch-ch-changes (Level 4) ZACW 4

We will examine both the science and social science issues surrounding climate change.

The language of film MEGT 6

"Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music." - Frank Cap

"Of course, you know you cannot win..." MATP 4, 5

"The house always wins"
Or does it?

Beginner Mandarin Language and Culture Class MLA 1, 2, 3

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

After doing the assessment for Linear algebra we will study MORE ALGEBRA and will cover the foll

Psychology ALLH 8

Age and stage. We examine developmental psychology

Stop Go Animation! STEH 4

As we move into looking into Viewing and Presenting in literacy, I am excited to offer a class fo

Advanced Design, Make and Innovate - Term 3 JARG 7, 8

Building on the design brief, research and design ideation, students will continue to develop pro

3.1 Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Convince me! STEH 3, 4

Can you write compelling argument that will convince me of your point of view?

The Bigger Think MEGW 6

Combine different NCEA subjects into a big project.

3.1 foundation art - printmaking HOLR 4, 5

Come and learn some ancient and totally now printmaking processes and make a series of prints usi

Handball…Dodgeball…Tchoukball. IANH 4, 5

Come and try out these different ball sports…they are all pretty new to NZ and look like great fu

GAME MAKER (Board Game Design and Make) JARG 5

Create a unique original board game.

CRASH COURSE: Understanding how music works MATD 4, 5

Develop a deep understanding of the nuts and bolts of music through this intense crash course!

ADVANCED MUSIC 1 - (NCEA LEVELS 1 and 2...) MATD 6, 7

Do music for NCEA credits!

Spaghetti & 6 Shooters ROBM 6

Do you know what a Spaghetti Western is?

No?

Great!

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

During Term 3 we will be studying algebra which covers the following topics -

Netball World Cup SARB 5

During this block you will experience a tournament style unit that looks at challenging social an

Sociology ALLH 8

Economic and Political Systems.

3.1 Film Studies and Project Based English GEOM 5, 6, 7

Film Studies explores the many aspects of films from the technical to the

Design and Make JARG 5, 6

Finally the Innovation Lab is back up and running!

Numeracy INOK 5

For those who are very poor at Maths or never want to do any Maths related subject again, this gi

GRAPHS contd. LOUW 4, 5

GRAPHS

Leadership and coaching SARO 7, 8

Have you ever had a coach/teacher/leader that got the best out of you?

Sci-fi and Exam Prep ROBM 8

Having read The Watchmen, we will now expand our examination of Sci-fi and Horror.

Ko Tōku Ao Reo MART 6, 7, 8

He poturi haere te mau o te reo ara, a, ka mahi ngawari mātou.

Human Rights: define, discuss and defend KATA 4, 5

Human rights continue to be threatened globally and closer to home.

Health REBF 8

In 2013 there were over 14,000 legal abortions performed in New Zealand.

Literacy & Visual Language RICP 5

In this block, we will be focusing on the basics of visual text studies.

Book to Film (or '5 Minglish') RICP 5

In this course students will study written texts (books, short stories and poetry), and convert t

Why algebra? Why not! MICV 5

In this course we will be looking at manipulating algebraic expressions and solving algebraic equ

Alcohols, soaps and perfumes ALIS 5

In this course we will study the basics of organic chemistry and how it links to day-to-day appli

The Truman Show - Film Study MEGW 4, 5

In this course we will view and study the film The Truman Show and we will use the film as inspir

Carry out a statistical investigation KAYH 3, 4

In this course you can create your own statistical investigation or you can work on a class one.

4CUL - Culinary Skills BetM 4

In this course, we'll learn how to make interesting, yummy dishes from all over the world, by foc

Level Two English - Writing based on a studied text RICP 7

In this course, we’ll use the novel 'Annihilation' by Jeff VanderMeer to plan, draft and craft so

Natural disasters: causes, effects and responses KATA 5

In this five week course, we travel the globe beginning our study at the centre of the Earth and

Literacy through physical education SARO 5

Interested in PE and want to learn some literacy through this, then this is the class for you.

Kick, pass and score tries, how does it all work? ALEM 5

It's a fact, 7's Rugby is fun, great fitness and we are only going to make it better!

Ao Tawhiti Reality TV LAUB 4

Join Laura and Stephanie as they explore reality tv.

Motors and Machines JARG 3, 4

Learn how motors and machines work through this hands on course.

How to Write and Record a Song MATD 3, 4, 5

Learn how to write and record a song in 5 easy steps!

Tā Moko & Kirituhi MART 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Let's look at the carvings on the face and body.

What would your business look like? KelB 4

Let’s take a tour around the city and see what catches our attention.

Star Wars MEGW 5, 6

Like Harry Potter, The Lord of the Rings, and The Hunger Games, The Star Wars saga is based on th

Who are you? Who? Who? Who? Who? SARH 6

NCEA Level One Drama course for AS 1.6 Acting Role in a Scripted Production.

Text Analysis JOB 4, 5

Note: Text at 4/5 level contain language and themes not suitable for younger students.

The science of iPhones ZACW 6

Okay, this is really a course about the chemistry concepts that were crucial to the development o

3.1 Level Three - Art making towards folio completion HOLR 8

Pre requisite of this course is to have completed term one and two of the level three art program

3.1 Level Two - Art making towards folio completion HOLR 7

Pre requisite of this course is to have completed term one and two of the level two art program.

Psychology ALLH 8

Prepare for further study in Psychology. Sensation and Perception studies how our senses work.

PROBABILITY / ALGEBRA / TABLES/EQUATIONS/GRAPHS LOUW 4, 5

PROBABILITY

Sociology ALLH 8

Selling Knowledge.

78OUT Snow Skills PETB 7, 8

Snow Skills: This course will teach basic snow skills and involve a Snow Camp on 16th -19th Augus

I think the media tricks me into believing the “MAN”! BREB 6

Sometimes the government message through the media is subtle, sometimes its in your face.

I think the media tricks me into believing the “MAN”! BREB 6

Sometimes the government message through the media is subtle, sometimes its in your face.

Level 1 Maths 2021 Term 3 MATW 6

Students who worked on Algebra in Term 2 will be continuing their preparation for the MCAT (AS1.2

From the Insane: Shutter Island VERL 7, 8

Students will be watching and studying Shutter Island the novel and the film.

Steal like an artist- Writing Workshop LAUB 5

Students will study different styles of creative texts in order to understand how and why the aut

Chemistry in action MATP 5

Technological applications of chemistry...

Term 3 7/8 Art HOLR 7, 8

Term three - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

78 Social Studies PETB 7, 8

The skills, knowledge and understanding required for the Social Studies externals will be develop

Badminton STEH 4

This class will travel to Bishopdale YMCA and develop of skills for playing Badminton!

3.1 Level 3 Literacy LIBB 3

This course is a continuation of the work begun in Term 1 and 2, where students learn about the l

JAZZ BAND: TERM 3 MATD 6, 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

Individual Pathway English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to develop their literacy and/or English skills.

Isaac Asimov GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to work towards improving their literacy and/or English skil

SENIOR NUMERACY LOUW 6

This course is for Year 12 and Year 13 students who need Numeracy credits to gain Level 1.

Project Senior English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

Visual Texts and Language Features RICP 5

This course is targeted towards students who are operating at the higher end of the Level Five cu

NZ Certificate in Foundation Studies ANNH 5, 6

This course offers a personalised approach where you will develop and extend your own subject int

Genetic Variation and Evolution MATW 7

This course will look at how Evolution works at a genetic level.

Level 1 PE EMMB 6

This is a continuation from last term doing a badminton unit looking at strategies to improve per

67 Pho ROSM 6, 7

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at either Year 12 or 13.

completing a body of work and exhibiting in a public space HOLR 7, 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at year 12 and 13.

Navigation, snow and assessments MATP 7

This is a whole term course.

Creating with Digital Technologies - not a free time Gaming course! IANH 5

This is intended to be a whole year course where we plan, design and create Digital resources tha

Play - NCEA Production EMIM 6, 7, 8

This is part of the year long Drama course offered at senior level offering NCEA level 1,2,3 stan

Geographic Research CRPE 6

This is your chance to research in the real world.

Integrated Studies 1 GEOM 5, 6

This term focuses on students developing and running their own enterprise.

Daughters Of Heaven EMKN 7, 8

This term is an assessment based unit of work where you will research and carry out a performance

STAR+ History RICM 7, 8

This term long course is designed for students completing their historical investigations from te

L2 and 3 Historical presentations RICM 7, 8

This term offers the opportunity to apply the skills developed over the first two terms and will

Ko ngā Akonga Tuākana - The Senior Students MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

This term students will be given more opportunities to write, read, listen and speak Māori words

Amazing Algebra GREO 6

This term we may still be finishing our linear algebra internal.

Electromagnetism GREO 7

This term we will tackle the awesome topic of electromagnetism.

Level 1 English - Visual Text Studies (continued) RICP 6

This term we'll be taking the stuff we've learned about visual analysis to closely analyse '10 Cl

Level One English - Term Three RICP 6

This term we'll focus on the art of persuasion and arguing.

True Crime Literacy STMA 5

True Crime as a media genre has boomed in popularity in the past few years with an increase in po

4LITc - Becoming a Film Critic BetM 4

We all love films, but how can we make them even more interesting?

Much Ado About Comedy BRAF 5

We are exploring comic conventions through studying an adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Much Ado Abou

Visual Language to Static Image MART 4, 5

We are going to look at Visual Language.

Electromagnetism MATP 8

We now have a whole new term to study a new topic: electricity and magnetism.

Calculus DERT 8

We will aim to finish Integration and have a test in the first few weeks of term.

Calculus DERT 8

We will aim to finish Integration and have a test in the first few weeks of term.

Calculus DERT 8

We will aim to finish Integration and have a test in the first few weeks of term.

ALGEBRA contd. ALIS 4

We will continue with the Algebra topic we began in 2.2 and continue to build our knowledge of ba

Probability Distributions. INOK 8

We will finish Probability distributions which are used in the commercial and industrial world to

Calculus DERT 8

We will finishing Integration and then start algebra.

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun ZACW 8

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no,not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon-

The name's Bond...Ionic Bond: Chemical Bonding, Structure, and Reactivity ZACW 7

We will investigate the intermolecular and intramolecular forces that hold matter together.

The name's Bond...Ionic Bond: Chemical Bonding, Structure, and Reactivity ZACW 7

We will investigate the intermolecular and intramolecular forces that hold matter together.

As I live and breathe. BREB 7

We will look at the full animal kingdom in terms of increasingly complex adaptations.

Drop the base: quantitative titrations ZACW 7

We will start Term 3 by learning how to perform titrations, an important technique to quantify su

War poetry BRAF 4, 5

We will study poems that emerge from wars that convey a range of images from horror through to sy

Large ball skills - Basketball and volleyball STEH 4, 5

We will travel to Bishopdale YMCA for a series of skill development and game sessions including B

Statistics DERT 8

We will work on Probability Concepts.

Amazing Algebra & Angles GREO 5

We'll learn to form and solve linear and simple quadratic equations and we'll relate tables, grap

Full-Court Press - Court Sports - Large Ball DEAC 4

What are all those lines on a court for?

The Art of Persuasion: Vote for Us KATA 5

What are the elements of a good advertisement? What are you trying to "sell"?

Philosophy: Democracy, Freedom, Mind BRES 6

What is democracy? Who invented it? Does it work?

Education for Sustainability: Term 3 Pick 'n' Mix KATA 7, 8

With a term left to the end of the year for seniors, we will look at your NCEA needs and your per

Calculus INOK 7

You will get introduced to Calculus, a useful tool in Mathematics used in many aspects of Enginee

Measurement and Geometry MEGW 5

You will learn to name the characteristics of shapes and describe position and movement of shapes

Taking Action for our Future KATA 6, 7, 8

You've got this! You understand ecosystems and the basics of economics.

Rebooting Major Rehearsals RHEW 6, 7, 8

“With the General on his way, hundreds of characters, dozens of stories still to restore, all I k

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Back to Basics: Film VERL 5, 6

"It’s all about “Lights! Cameras!

Te Reo mo ngā Teina: Whānau MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

'Naku te rourou nau te rourou ka ora ai te iwi'

Minglish Level 1 RICP 6

('Minglish' is a combination of 'Media' and 'English')

Minglish Level 1 - Viewing and Presenting! RICP 6

('Minglish' is a combination of 'Media' and 'English')

"The bestist bit of maths ever"... MATP 5

...or "how to do maths with letters"

Advanced Mandarin Language and Culture Class MLA 4, 5

Philosophy - Ethics and Moral Philosophy BRES 7, 8

ETHICS - How ought one to live their life? Who should decide?

Radioactive MATP 7

A busy term lies ahead! First we will look at nuclear reactions and radioactivity.

Law- Dispute Resolution ALLH 8

A look at Negotiation and Mediation.

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

After doing the assessment for Linear algebra we will study MORE ALGEBRA and will cover the foll

FIND 'X' LOUW 5

ALGEBRA

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

Algebra covers the following topics -

Algebra DUNW 4, 5

Algebra is a powerful tool for understanding and explaining the world we live in.

Be an Active Citizen KATA 4

Are you interested in what is fair and not fair? As a consumer, you have great power.

3.1 Major Production NCEA - LA Time MART 6, 7, 8

Auditions last term means learning lines and rehearsals are now on the books for Ao Tawhiti's 201

L5 statistics MATP 5

Block 3.1 STATISTICS

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Shortland Street Filmed Scenes 3.1 EMIM 4, 5

Camera Operators, Film Editors, Actors, Directors, Writers: This is a class for you.

Legal Studies ALLH 8

Can you prove it? In this course we will look at Evidence as a topic.

Memory STMA 7, 8

Continuation of Laura’s T2 course.

LEVEL 3 Maths - Invitation only...SEE KAY KAYH 3

Continuing working on our number skills, going at your own pace and consolidating our work in Ter

Design, Make and Innovate Term 3 JARG 6

Design, Make and Innovate provides opportunities for students to learn and develop design skills

4/5 Ceramics HOLR 4, 5

Developing skills with hand building, slip casting and more. This is a long term course.

Do You Speak Algebra? NIKS 4

Did you know that algebra is a language that helps solve real-world problems through maths?

Do you speak Algebra? JOHS 4

Did you know that you can use algebra to solve real-world problems through maths?

Calculus DERT 8

Differentiation. Then we move onto Integration later in the term.

Drama Led By Juniors STEM 4, 5

Drama with Lucy Webster & Rose Hubble will be returning in 4.1 as both seniors are choosing t

Mindfulness and Yoga ALIS 4, 5

During this block we will be focusing on clearing the mind and doing mindfulness activities and y

The Writing Room (level 5) MEGW 5, 6

Express yourself and have fun with writing.

Level 3 Media Studies - Term Three RICP 8

For the second half of the year you’ll submit a finished script for 3.8, which will gain you anot

Making Our Short Films RICP 8

For the second half of the year you’ll tidy up your planning assignment (3.5) and submit a finish

Maths with Derek DERT 6

For the whole of term 3 we will be studying towards the external algebra paper.

(Shakespearean) Fan Fiction LAUB 6, 7

Full term course!

GRAPHS LOUW 5

GRAPHS

What's for Dinner (3.1)? KATA 4, 5

Have you ever wanted to impress your family and friends by cooking them a three course meal?

Junior Drama MART 4

Hey all Georgia here, next term I'm going to be taking a junior drama class in place of Lucy and

Blood Sports (not really) - martial arts and self defence basics DEAC 4

In a safe and controlled environment lets develop skills in martial arts for confidence and self

Level One Media Studies RICP 6

In Media Studies this year, we'll be looking primarily at films, and how to express ideas about s

Chemical Reactivity ZACW 7

In Term 3.1, we will focus on some important questions across a broad range of topics in chemistr

Comics And The Heroes Who Read Them ROBM 4, 5

In the 19th century a new medium came into existence... Comics!

Continuation of Visual Design in Texts BetM 5

In this block, we'll continue practicing and improving our digital design knowledge and finish of

Fun, Games and Probability MATW 3, 4

In this class, we will look at the mathematics involved in games.

Number Number Number - What is next? KAYH 3, 4

In this course we will discuss and probably assess what our areas of weakness are and focus on th

Introduction to Algebra DUNW 4

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Introduction to Algebra STEH 4

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Media and Film Studies - Advanced NCEA RICP 7, 8

In this course, we've moved our focus from film analysis in Term One, to designing a film and lea

Anatomy, Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology SARA 6

In this course, which will run over the entire term, you will participate in a variety of Exercis

Anatomy, biomechanics and exercise physiology... Badminton SARA 7, 8

In this course, which will run over the entire term, you will participate in a variety of Exercis

Floorball / Unihockey CRPE 4

In this course, you make a commitment to being part of a Floorball team.

Design and Innovate - Design Realisation JARG 7, 8

Individualised Designing or Manufacturing learning projects.

3.1 Integrated Studies 1 GEOM 6

Integrated Studies combines Business Studies, English, and Enterprise into a holistic learning pr

Clone of Ko Te Korero Me Te Whakarongo MART 6, 8

Kia mate a Ururoa! kei mate Tarakihi!

Extreme life and Earth Science issues - part 2 MATP 7, 8

Level 7 students will continue with their assessment about the most extreme conditions that life

Extreme life and Earth Science issues MATP 7, 8

Level 7 students will learn about the most extreme conditions that life has been seen able to sur

Elect to do Electricity GREO 7

Michael Faraday pioneered Electricity in the early 1800’s, and it has been a core component of Ph

Pride & Prejudice MART 5, 6, 7, 8

Mr Darcy and the spirited Miss Elizabeth Bennet finally meet on the Ao Tawhiti Major Production s

Mā te Mārama (Senior Te Reo Māori) - Term 3 ABBR 6, 7, 8

Nau mai, haere mai ki ngā tuākana o Ao Tawhiti!

Variety is the spice of dance SARM 4, 5

Please only join this class if you are willing to try your best and have FUN!

ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS 1, 2 and 3 MATD 7, 8

PRE-REQUISITES

Read for Your Life MEGW 5

Reading can transform our lives.

Philosophy: Ethics (an introduction) BRES 3, 4

Should I keep my $20 or give it to a homeless person?

3.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 8

So far you have generated work, formed a community of like minded artists, about to have an exhib

Analyse that! DUNW 6

Statistical analysis is an amazing tool for unpacking and understanding the world around us.

78 Art - Term 3 JONJ 7, 8

Term three - this course is for the whole year and started in term one.

How fast? How strong? Let’s figure it out. FLOM 6

The core component of Physics: MECHANICS!

How fast? How strong? Let’s figure it out. ZACW 6

The core component of physics: MECHANICS!

Putting the Astro in Astrobiology MATP 6, 7

The history and development of the whole universe, and how humans are limited in our ability to i

6Social Studies PETB 6

The skills, knowledge and understanding required for the Social Studies externals will be develop

Lost Futures BREB 7

There are so many industries designed around beautification and improved health.

3.1 Level 3 Mathematics LIBB 3

This class is a continuation of classes for students working within Level 3.

Term 3 Level 3 Mathematics including Algebra LIBB 3, 4

This class is for students working within Level 3 who are not quite ready for Level 4, or who hav

SENIOR JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is a year long practical exploration of jazz forms and improvisation.

SENIOR JAZZ BAND MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

ADVANCED MUSIC: NCEA LEVELS TWO AND THREE MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians, wanting to achieve standards at levels two and

The Business of Tourism CRPE 7, 8

This course is designed for senior students who are interested in learning about or working in th

Essential Skills for the Professional Musician 3 MATD 6, 7, 8

This course is designed for students wanting to complete NCEA standards in music, or for experien

Measurement and Statistics Part 1 MATW 6

This course is designed towards achieving Numeracy at Level 1, going at a slow pace by completing

Project English: Reading, Writing and Viewing GEOM 5

This course is for students who enjoy reading, writing and watching movies.

3.1 Extension English GEOM 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

Independent English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to work independently towards improving their literacy and/o

3.1 8English GEOM 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

AUDIOFILES - Advanced skills on garageband! MATD 3, 4

This course is really an introduction to composition, and we will be focusing on how to use compu

Advanced Product and Furniture Design 3.1 JARG 7, 8

This course progresses from term 2 with students continuing to work on either their conceptual de

Level 4 Maths - Angles and Number KAYH 4

This course we will be drawing looking at angles and triangles.

Evolution and Speciation MATW 8

This course will be covering the key events of the history of life on earth with a special focus

2021 Term 3 8Biology MATW, MICV 8

This course will focus on two externals: Evolutionary Patterns leading to Speciation and Trends i

Mechanical Madness GREO 6

This course will work toward achieving the external Science standard for (conventional) entry int

Term 3 Visual Arts Level 1 HOLR 6

This is an NCEA course and the pre requisite is to have completed term one.

Electromagnetism FLOM 7

This is going to be a busy term!

Integrated Studies 2 GEOM 7, 8

This term focuses on students developing and running their own enterprise.

'X' marks the spot TERA 5

This term is all about using algebra to explore the unknown and solve our problems!

Algebaric Patterns GREO, DERT 5

This term we'll investigate algebraic patterns and how they can be represented graphically.

This Is What An Atom Really Looks Like ZACW 8

This unit is all about understanding: the true nature of atomic structure according to our most u

Hands on Geometry! STEH 4

This will be a fun maths class with lots of stuff to get your hands on to learn the basics of geo

Advanced DRAMA NCEA Edition ALIE 7, 8

This year there are two distinct streams operating at senior level; 6DRA will create and rehearse

Do you measure up? STEH 3, 4

Together we will develop our knowledge of length, area, volume and capacity and mass.

TRIGONOMETRY contd. and STATISTICAL INFERENCE LOUW 7

TRIGONOMETRY - course continued for the first three weeks of term.

5CUL - Culinary Skills BetM 5

Want to learn how to cook, and add some interesting recipes to your repertoire?

Let's get active SARO 6, 7, 8

Wanting to include some physical activity into your busy day? Then this is the class for you!

Delving into ideas JOB 7

We are constantly being manipulated by words.

Making an impact through film: what's your plan? KATA 6

We are influenced daily by advertising and “news.” We are told to Buy! Believe! Do!

Calculus DERT 8

We will aim to finish Integration and have a test in the first few weeks of term.

Statistics INOK 4, 5

We will be looking at many aspects of statistics such as gathering data, comparing sets of data,

Yay it's finally algebra! MICV 5

We will be revising how to add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions and integers.

ALGEBRA contd / STATISTICAL INFERENCE LOUW 7

We will complete the Algebra topic

THEN

Algebra and Graphs INOK 6

We will continue algebra, working towards the MCAT exam and then start graphs to prepare for the

Graphs contd. ALIS 5

We will continue with the graphs topic that investigates the relationships between, patterns, tab

Statistics INOK 5

We will look at some aspects of Statistics addressing as many of the list below as we have time f

Quirky Quadratics ZACW 5

We will look quizzically at quirky (yet simple) quadratic equations (and we will also study linea

Why algebra? Why not! MICV 5

We will start this term looking at how to graph straight line relationships.

Amazing Algebra GREO 5

We'll learn to form and solve linear and simple quadratic equations and we'll relate tables, grap

Earth, the sun, the moon, and the seasons ZACW 5, 6

Why do we have seasons?

A beginners guide to chemistry MICV 6

Zack says that this course is ESSENTIAL for any student wishing to study chemistry beyond Level 1

7/8 Photography Folio Generation ROSM 7, 8

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

7/8 Photography Folio Generation ROSM 7, 8

“This course is designed to enable you to make a body of work suitable for a Photography Folio fo

Blue
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SteamPunk Science MATP 5

"Steampunk: science fiction dealing with 19th-century societies dominated by historical or imagi

The Literary Equivalent of a Big Mac and Fries ROBM 8

***Only for students 16 and older***

Level 3 Literacy LAUB 2, 3

A class designed to support students who need some extra literacy support.

Calculus INOK 7

After finishing the graphing topic we will go on to Calculus which is an important topic which lo

Psychology ALLH 8

Age matters. Developmental psychology is the topic.

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

Algebra covers the following topics -

Dance NZ Made SARM 4, 5, 6

Alice's Odyssey wraps up after week 1...

Animal Farm JOB 6

Animal Farm: a satirical look at totalitarianism by George Orwell.

Wild wilderness BREB 5

Bear Grills thinks we can make it in the wilderness if we keep a few simple things in mind.

Senior ESS - Extreme Earth MATP 6, 7, 8

Bringing it back to the ground this term and getting to grips with Earth Science.

Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Business Studies and Enterprise 2 GEOM 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

Great Speeches ROBM 6

Can you recognise from which famous speech each quote is taken?

Leadership and Coaching ALEM 7, 8

Coaching is highly rewarding for yourselves and the athletes that you are coaching.

Animals and their Environments KATA 3, 4

Come and join Matt and Kate in this block where we will describe and explain how animals are suit

Quality bakers SARA 5

Cookies, cakes, muffins, slices and breads.... in this unit we will learn how to bake these.

Life on Mars MATP 3, 4

Could there be life on the red planet?

Design Junkies JARG 4, 5

Develop a unique design outcome from reclaimed materials.

4/5 Ceramics HOLR 4, 5

Developing skills with hand building, slip casting and more. This is a long term course.

Foundation Philosophy MEGW 5

Does God exist? How do we know anything? What is a self? Do we have free will? What is real?

ALGEBRA LOUW 6

During Term 3 we will be studying algebra which covers the following topics -

Level 5 PE KelB 5

During this block we will travel to Howzat Riccarton to cover the basic skills of ultimate frisbe

Geography Exam Preparation KATA 6

During this four week block we will work on the following in preparation for the mock exams in we

The Wondrous Wet SARA 4, 5

Earth is sometimes called the 'Blue Planet' because 71% of its surface is water.

3.1 English: Film Studies GEOM 7

Film Studies is a comprehensive English course with a focus on film.

Statistics DERT 8

Finish Probability Concepts then move on to Probability distributions

NCEA MUSIC - Term 3 MATD 6, 7, 8

For the first time ever, this year we will be running levels 1, 2 and 3 NCEA music standards in o

Maths DERT 6

For the whole of term 3 we will be studying towards the external algebra paper.

Kohknowco Lab 3.1 RENM 4, 5

Formerly UPT Digital. Web, app, and games development. Tech innovation.

Throw the Ball - European Handball DEAC 4

Handball is a massive international sport and part of the Olympic Games.

Sew What - Intro to textiles TERA 4, 5

Have you always wanted to learn how to sew?

Developing skills in practical music MATD 4, 5

If you play, or want to play a musical instrument, then this is the course for you!

Geography Concepts, Research Project and ....Crime and Sustainability? KATA 6, 7

In 3.1 we will revise geography concepts, prepare for the mock exams and introduce the research t

Blood Sports (not really) - martial arts and self defence basics DEAC 3, 4, 5

In a safe and controlled environment, let's develop skills in martial arts for confidence and sel

Aqueous equilibria - a chemical balancing act ZACW 8

In term 3 we'll significantly expanding upon our knowledge of chemical equilibria from Level 2.

Musical Waveyness GREO 8

In this block will study towards the waves external exam: Doppler effect, standing waves, beats,

Gene expression MICV 7

In this course we will be learning the material for the third Biology external "Gene Expression."

Carry out a biological investigation in a practical context (with direction). MICV 6

In this course we will be working toward AS90925.

ALGEBRA contd. blue ALIS 5

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Some weird, wacky, and wonderful news stories. BRAF 3, 4

In this course you will bring news stories you have found online, or in newspapers or magazines.

Let's talk about Sex!! SARF 4, 5

In this course you will have a choice of different topics you want to cover within sexuality educ

The best place in town CRPE 6

In this course, we will explore micro climates around the city by conducting Geographic Research.

45CUL - Culinary Skills BetM 4, 5

In this course, we'll learn how to make interesting, yummy dishes from all over the world, by foc

Minglish Level 3 RICP 8

In this level 3 course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their o

Advanced Research Presentation RICM 8

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Rockets, rovers, satellites, drones and probes. MATP 5

It might be cool to send humans out into outer space, but the brutal truth is that it is a LOT ch

Ka Korokī Ngā Manu MART 6, 7, 8

Ka Korokī Ngā Manu - The Birds Are Chirping.

Paranormal Pictures ROBM 7

Let's read some creepy stories, watch some horror films!

Whakarongo Ki Ōku Hoa MART 1, 2, 6

Listening To My Friends

Elect to do Electricity GREO 7

Michael Faraday pioneered Electricity in the early 1800’s, and it has modernised the world.

History Boffins SARH 6, 7, 8

Multilevel History Class- where students choose their own topic of interest and are guided throug

TEC Portfolio's and Prototypes JARG 6, 7, 8

Now we have a conceptual design you can start developing your prototype seating outcome.

3.1 Elections 2020! LIBB 5

On the 19th of September all eligible voters in Aotearoa are invited to vote in our General Elect

Science Fiction BRAF 3, 4

On this course you will learn to write a science fiction genre story.

There's No I in Ensemble....no ME either SARH 4

only an EMBLE!

Junior English - Visual Text Studies RICP 4, 5

Our focus last term was the creation of short stop motion animations based on our study of 'The G

4SCI - Palentology: Origins of Life and Evolution JESD 4

Palaeontology is the study of the history of life on Earth as based on fossils.

Showcase SARB 6, 7

Plan and prepare for Dance Showcase in week 8.

Our Beautiful Biosphere KATA 5

Plants. Animals. Evolution. Ecology.

3.1 Foundation drawing and painting HOLR 4, 5

So far we have used drawing as a way of developing ideas for painting in 2.2.

term 3 foundation drawing and painting HOLR 4, 5

So far we have used drawing as a way of developing ideas for painting in term 2.

7MAT LOUW 7

STATISTICS

3.1 self directed foundation art HOLR 4, 5

Students best suited for this course have taken the ceramics course in blue last term and we will

No I in Team EMMB 4, 5

Students will be explicitly using and learning methods of using their interpersonal skills in the

Film Studies GEOM 6, 7

The Art of Roger Donaldson

678 Social Studies PETB 6, 7, 8

The skills, knowledge and understanding for externals will also be developed and applied during t

It's all about movement ALEM 6

There is, again, the opportunity for two assessments, and one continued from terms 1 and 2.

Yearbook - New Building New Home MART 6, 7, 8

Think of events to write about or articles our community would enjoy reading, then write them for

Literacy Skills LAUB 2, 3, 4

This a class with a focus on emergent literacy skills and strategies for reading.

Externals Practice, Rivers and River Health KATA 6

This block we spend the first few weeks practising exam questions, techniques and strategies for

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Super Sentences and Power Paragraphs KAYH 3, 4

This course aims to make what you write more powerful.

Geographic Research CRPE 7

This course is about conducting Geographic Research and learning geographic skills and concepts.

Self-managing for progress in music MATD 4, 5

This course is about the music business, and developing the skills you need to progress in music.

JAZZ BAND TERM 3 MATD 7, 8

This course is designed for experienced musicians working at NCEA level music who are wanting to

FOUNDATION MUSIC 1: Understanding Music 3 MATD 4

This course is designed for musicians of all levels, from beginner up.

Extension English GEOM 5

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

3.1 78 English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

78English GEOM 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

NCEA 78 English GEOM 6, 7, 8

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

MAKING MUSIC: NCEA LEVEL ONE MATD 6

This course is part of a semester-long programme, designed to support students wanting to achieve

Number / Algebra STEH 4

This course will continue with some focus on Number skills including fractions, decimals and inte

Genetic Variation and Evolution MATW 7

This course will look at how Evolution works at a genetic level.

Anatomy, Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology Part 1 KelB 6

This course will run for the whole of term 3 and the beginning of term 4.

8PHO ROSM 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at either Year 12 or 13.

The Christmas Carol PERFORMS ALIE 5

This is part 2B of Chookas where we are working on the 5DRA class play started in 2.2 The Christm

The Science of Movies MATW 5

This Level 5 Science class will contain three separate parts:

Great Historic Speeches RICM 6

This term long course is designed for both existing and new students.

Philosophy: Ethics (an introduction) BRES 4, 5

This term we begin our exploration of ethics. How ought one to live life?

19th century physics - continued GREO 7

This term we will tackle the difficult topic of electromagnetism.

Fast and Furious EMKN 5

This term you will learn about a range of theatre forms in a fast paced, condensed form.

Film Production - advanced RICP 5, 6

This term, we’ll cover more advanced filmy stuff like foley, colour grading, music mixing, camera

This Is What An Atom Really Looks Like ZACW 8

This unit is all about understanding: the true nature of atomic structure according to our most u

External Prep. in Short Stories ROBM 6

Through looking at short stories, we'll practise essay writing.

TRIGONOMETRY DERT 7

TRIGONOMETRY - Internal.

Philosophy: Science - Good, Bad, Bogus BRES 8

University course run at school.

Monster Cinema MEGW 8

View, discuss, analyse, films with monsters.

Philosophy: Language of manipulation LAUB 7

We all manipulate each other somehow.

Whakapiki i te reo o ngā Tēina - Increase the language of the Juniors MART 1, 2

We began the basics in Te Reo Māori in term one and now we continue to extend our vocabulary in t

Me Timata Ano MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

We have begun the basics in Te Reo Maori and now let's extend our vocabulary!!!

Manaakitanga, Human Rights, & Taking Action KATA BRES 5, 6

We know that one of the best ways to cope with feelings of frustration and anxiety around climate

Electromagnetism FLOM 8

We now have a whole new term to study a new topic: electricity and magnetism.

Next Level Showcase SARB 7, 8

We will be preparing all out choreography and performance dance assessments for showcase.

ALGEBRA contd LOUW 4

We will continue with the Algebra topic we began in 2.2 and continue to build our knowledge of ba

Statistics INOK 8

We will finish the Probability Distributions and go on to look at Statistical Inference which use

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun FLOM 8

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no,not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon-

Organic chemistry - it's alkynes of fun ZACW 8

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no,not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon-

Organic chemistry:­ It’s alkynes of fun! ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry -­ no, not the study of organic foods,

As I live and breathe. BREB 7

We will look at the full animal kingdom in terms of increasingly complex adaptations.

Photography 3.1 EMIM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

We will photograph.

We will explore others' photography.

May the Force be with you! MICV 6

We will start this term by finishing off the learning for the acids and bases chemistry external.

6MAT Statistics for Work Places JOHS 1

We will work through AS91035 MULTIVARIATE DATA

Trial By Jury ALLH 8

What are your rights when arrested? How good is Jury decision making?

Philosophy of AI: Killer robots, computer slavery, human toys BRES 3, 4, 5

What is artificial intelligence? Does it differ from real intelligence?

Philosophy of Science BRES 5, 6

What is science? How does it work?

Social Psychology MEGW 6

Why do good people sometimes do evil things?

Food and Digestion MATP 4

Why do we need to eat?
WHAT do we need to eat?

Why Mountains? CRPE 5

Why might you care about mountains? Let's look at mountains from as many perspectives as we can.

EMP3 - Content Phase RICP 6, 7, 8

Why on earth are you looking at a course called EMP?

The Cooking Community STMA 4

“Food is not just about fuel.

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8 Photography 3.1 ROSM 8

8 Photography

8 Photography 3.2 ROSM 8

8 Photography

6MAT LOUW 6

ALGEBRA AND GRAPHS

Prepare for 2019: applying for courses, scholarships, accommodation KIRM 5, 6, 7, 8

Are you planning on leaving school this year or studying part time tertiary in 2019?

Philosophy: Thought Adventures BRES 4

Are you ready philosophical adventurer? Your quest awaits!

Focus on Film MEGW 7

As you continue to work on your individual assessment plan, we shift our focus to the study of fi

Level 2/3 Media Studies - Scripting a Film RICP 7, 8

At this stage, students should have completed designs for a film they wish to create.

3.1 Business Studies GEOM 6, 7, 8

Business Studies is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers a

3.1 Foundation Printmaking HOLR 4, 5

Come and learn some ancient and totally now processes and make a series of prints using different

Design Junkies JARG 6

Develop a unique design outcome from reclaimed materials.

Theatre Design Fo' Real ALIE 5, 6, 7, 8

During 3.1 and 3.2 this class will serve as the platform for you to roll your sleeves up and work

Space Invaders SARM 5

During this block we will cover the concepts of using space within a game and how to maximise you

Modern Physics GREO 5

Each week/lesson we'll look at a different aspect of what physicists have learnt through the 20th

Flying Machines JARG 5

Explore and develop design knowledge and skills in this practical course focused on developing a

Algebra level 1 DERT 6

For the whole of term 3 we will be studying towards the external algebra paper.

Kohknowco Lab 3.1 RENM 4, 5

Formerly UPT Digital. Web, app, and games development. Tech innovation.

Fair Go Ad Awards MART 6

If you like avoiding Ads on television maybe this is NOT the course for you.

Who's in charge here? MICV 4

In this block we will looking into how the country operates.

Level 3 PE EMMB 8

In this class we will be using the Netball World Cup as our context for our sport sociology asses

Prejudice and Short Stories ROBM 6

In this course we will continue to explore how and why societies oppress certain groups of people

Advanced composition and music research MATD 7, 8

In this course you will design and carry out a research project focused on an aspect of music tha

English in the Kitchen KATA 3, 4

In this course you will use cooking as a context for learning English.

Villains: The "Real" Villains VERL 6

In this course, students will be introduced to the study of the villainous and infamous character

MY MUSIC PROJECT 2 MATD 4, 5

In this course, students will design and carry out a range of music 'projects' of their own desig

Geographic Research and Skills CRPE 7, 8

In this course, we are conducting geographic research in the city.

Research Presentation RICM 6, 7

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Research Presentation RICM 6, 7

In this unit we will design, present and review our Historical Investigations from term 2 with a

Showcase! SARF 3, 4, 5

Learn how to choreograph and prepare your own choreography for our dance showcase later in term 3

Clone of Preparing for the 48 Hours Film Competition MART 6, 7, 8

Learn to make a movie in the form of a short film, documentary, advertisement or music video.

Are you a leader? SARA 7, 8

Level 2

The Art Of Speaking STEM 7, 8

Many of us fear public speaking. Simply the idea of giving a speech may give you nightmares.

The Sound of Social Justice in Aotearoa BRAF 4, 5

On this course we will explore how reggae music became a soundtrack to Maori, and Polynesian soci

Law ALLH 8

Prepare to study Law. Evidence is the topic. What is Hearsay?

Showcase SARB 5, 6

Prepare your choreography for our dance showcase.

To evolve or not to evolve, that is the question. BREB 8

Rather than travel the world for 5 years getting horrendously sea sick, as Darwin did, we can lea

To evolve or not to evolve, that is the question. BREB 8

Rather than travel the world for 5 years getting horrendously sea sick, as Darwin did, we can lea

Level One Folio HOLR 6

Students are working on completing their level one folio work.

The Big OE - Global Travellers PETB 3, 4, 5

The Big OE - the Overseas Experience - is very much a part of our cultural and social makeup.

How fast? How strong? Let’s figure it out. FLOM 6

The core component of Physics: MECHANICS!

Filming 48 Hours of Madness!!! MART 6, 7, 8

The time has arrived and we have 6 SQUADS!

Investigating Health JOB 4, 5

There is so much conflicting information out there!

The lego of the world FLOM 4, 5

These next five weeks we turn our focus to the very small scale of atoms and particles.

The SDL music project: term 3 MATD 3, 4, 5

This class is designed for anyone with an interest in music – you don’t need to have a lot of mus

Senior Biology - Animal Behaviour & Biological Validity MATW 7, 8

This class will combine Level 7 & 8 Biology.

5ENG - Extension English RICP 5

This course is designed for those students already operating at or above the 'typical' Y10 studen

3.1 Extension English GEOM 6

This course is for students who want to extend their literacy and/or English skills.

Jazz Band Term 3 MATD 5

This course will continue our holistic exploration of the world of Jazz music; playing, studying

UPT Digital RENM 3, 4, 5, 6

This term in UPT Digital we will continue on with projects and work toward MVP (minimum viable pr

Philosophy - Analyze a religious text BRES 7, 8

This term we apply philosophy to a historical-critical analysis of a religious text.

Our Aotearoa SARM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

This term we will be finishing off things that were put on hold from term 2, due to COVID-19.

Level Two Media Studies - Term Three RICP 7

This term, we'll finish our plan for a short film (started in Term Two), at the same time as taki

One Flew Over The Mice and Men ROBM 8

Through a couple anchor texts, we will examine power dynamics, class structures, and representati

Invasion games - ultimate frisbee and netball SARO 5

Through playing these games we will discuss and implement strategies.

Education for Sustainability KATA 6, 7

We have lots happening in this four week block.

Calculus DERT 8

We will aim to finish Integration and have a test in the first few weeks of term.

Practical chemistry investigation ZACW 6

We will carry out various practical chemistry experiments wherein we'll collect, process, and gra

Probability Distributions. INOK 8

We will continue with Probability distributions which are used in the commercial and industrial w

ALGEBRA contd LOUW 7

We will continue with the Algebra topic that we started in 2.2.

Organic chemistry: it's alkynes of fun! ZACW 7

We will focus on organic chemistry - ­no,not the study of organic foods, but the study of carbon-

Astronomical cycles MATW 6

We will learn how the Earth, the Moon and the Sun determine the length of our days, months, years

As I live and breathe. BREB 7

We will look at the full animal kingdom in terms of increasingly complex adaptations.

Short Films Study ROBM 4

We will watch a range of short films and use the skills we have honed throughout the year to help

Hey there, hot stuff.... MATP 5, 6

What is heat, how does it move, and how can we keep it where we want it?

The Great Ao Tawhiti Bake Off KAYH 4

Who will be Ao Tawhiti's best baker?

Green
LA Levels sort descending
Web Design DERT 6, 7, 8

Fear Makers MEGW 8

A study of classic, and frightening, horror films: Hammer Horror; Hitchcock; A Nightmare on Elm S

ALGEBRA ALIS 6

After doing the assessment for Linear algebra we will study MORE ALGEBRA and will cover the follo

6MAT LOUW 6

Algebra is a branch of mathematics where letters and other general symbols are used to represent

What Are You Afraid Of? ROBM 8

All colour drains from your face, your palms go sweaty, the hair on the back of your neck stands

School Leavers workshopping applications KIRM 6, 7, 8

Are you planning on leaving school this year?

Major Production Rehearsals & NCEA MART 6, 7, 8

Auditions last term means learning lines and rehearsals are now on the books for Ao Tawhiti's 201

3.1 Major Production Rehearsals with Rheanna MART 6, 7, 8

Auditions last term means learning lines and rehearsals are now on the books for Ao Tawhiti's 201

Business Studies and Enterprise 1 GEOM 5

Business Studies 1 is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers

Film Makers & Yearbook Articles MART 6, 7, 8

Class continues for Film makers to develop a script, plan a film shoot and make a movie/short-fil

3.1 foundation art - printmaking HOLR 4, 5

Come and learn some ancient and totally now processes and make a series of prints using different

The climate is a-changin' (Level 5) KATA 5

Come be a part of a special, new course at Ao Tawhiti!

Members of the Global Community KATA 4

Completing our global tour, we take our remaining case studies from the four As (Africa, Asia, th

Dance NZ Made SARM 4, 5

Continued from 2.2. If you would like to join this class you MUST talk to Sarah first.

ReMake JARG 3, 4

Design and make furniture from recycled wooden pallets.

Design and Make - In The Workshop JARG 5, 6

Designing and manufacturing a product.

Sociology of Deviance ALLH 8

Deviance is a social construction. We examine several theories

Genetics... continued ALIS 6

During 2.2 and 3.1 we will focus on genetics: What are genes and what do they do?

Indoor Netball Invasion SARB 4, 5

During this block we will be looking at invasion game through the context of indoor netball.

Level 2 PE EMMB 7

During this term we will be looking at the biophysical and sociological components of Physical Ed

The Writing Room (Level 4) MEGW 4

Express yourself and have fun with writing.

3.1 English: Film Studies GEOM 6

Film Studies is a comprehensive English course with a focus on film.

Film Making for 48 Hour Film Festival 2020 MART 6, 7, 8

Film-makers remember the 48 Hour Film Festival this year - Friday 7pm to Sunday 7pm maybe in Octo

Probability Distributions. DERT 8

First we will do the assessment for time series then we will start Probability distributions whic

How to Adult Term 3: Like a pro KIRM 6, 7, 8

Focus on skills and flourishing - Who you are and how to build a happy, healthy life of flourishi

4/5 Art Term 3 - 3D Art LIBB 4, 5

For term 3, the focus of this class is 3D Art.

Level 3 Media Studies - Making a Short Film RICP 7, 8

For the remainder of the year, any student wishing to design and create a film for either Level 2

Algebra level 1 LOUW 6

For the whole of term 3 we will be studying towards the external algebra paper.

Algebra level 1 DERT 6

For the whole of term 3 we will be studying towards the external algebra paper.

Devising Up a Storm! SARH 4

Have you ever wanted to bring your slow motion dream sequence to life?

SKY - the atmosphere MATP 6, 7, 8

How are energy and matter transferred into, around and out of our planet's atmosphere?

Mechanics INOK 4, 5

How do we measure movement, force, energy?

Philosophy - Ethics BRES 7, 8

How ought one to live their life? Who should decide?

Philosophy: Ethics BRES 7, 8

How should we live our lives, and who should decide?

Cooking with Amy, Phoenix and Connor IANH 4, 5

If cooking is something you're interested in, this class is for you.

3.1 Our favourite Novel EMIM 5

In 2.2 in 5ENG we were introduced to 10 novels.

“All the Belts!” - Conor McGregor - Martial Arts and Self Defence DEAC 4, 5

In a safe and controlled environment lets develop skills in martial arts for confidence and self

Electricity and Science Projects MICV 5

In the first part of the term we will investigate electricity - how is it created, how do we use

Musical Waveyness GREO 8

In this block will study towards the waves external exam: Doppler effect, standing waves, beats,

Musical Waveyness GREO 8

In this block will study towards the waves external exam: Doppler effect, standing waves, beats,

Statistical Investigations KAYH 3, 4

In this course students will carry out their own statistical investigation.

Architecture Part 2 RICM 5

In this course students will design a building for specific site near Ao Tawhiti.

How music really works... MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be building on the 'song-writing' course we developed last term, with a de

Football and biomechanics CRPE 5

In this course we will be exploring the biomechanics of football.

Music Mastery 3 MATD 4, 5

In this course we will be looking at a wide range of skills to enhance your musical experience; i

Style studies... MATD 6

In this course we will be looking at music across a range of styles and genres, and looking at th

Number MATP 5, 6

In this course we will do the Number Internal and perhaps one more (negotiated).

Alcohols, soaps and perfumes FLOM 4, 5

In this course we will study the basics of organic chemistry and how it links to day-to-day appli

MORE ALGEBRA LOUW 5

In this course you will be introduced to a number of essential algebraic concepts.

Advanced composition and music research MATD 7, 8

In this course you will design and carry out a research project focused on an aspect of music tha

Senior Minglish - Viewing and Presenting! RICP 7, 8

In this course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their own asses

Minglish Level 2 RICP 7

In this course, students will study written and visual texts closely, then choose their own asses

6ENG BetM 6

In this course, we will study a range of texts (written and film) through the lens of English.

Media and Film Studies - Beginner NCEA RICP 6, 7

In this course, we've focused on analysing the best thing to ever come out of New Zealand

Anatomy, Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology SARA 6

In this course, which will run over the entire term, you will participate in a variety of Exercis

Energy, Simple Machines, Electricity and Magnetism: it's shocking! GREO 5

In this NZC Level 5 science course, students will:

3.1 Integrated Studies 2 GEOM 7, 8

Integrated Studies combines Business Studies, English, and Enterprise into a holistic learning pr

The 3 L's Leadership, Leadership, Leadership ALEM 7, 8

Leadership, Leadership, Leadership

DJ BRES 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Learn how to be a DJ using a range of DJ technology including:

What's Going on Upstairs SARH 3, 4, 5

Let's find out how our brains work!

Things we will cover in this course:

Crazy Cool Chemistry ZACW, MICV 4

Let's put on our lab coats and explore the awesome world of chemistry!

Elect to do Electricity GREO 7

Michael Faraday pioneered Electricity in the early 1800’s, and it has been a core component of Ph

Atmosphere - AT it again... LAUB 6, 7, 8

NCEA assessment focus: Connections across texts, Level 1 4 credits, Level 2 4 credits.

In the name of love? JOB 8

Othello loved Desdemona so much he strangled her? What was behind his rage and her passivity?

3/4 Art : Painting Techniques and Colour Investigation ROSM 3, 4

Painting and Colour Investigation

Understanding the body and it's movement. ALEM 6

Please no new students until week 4.

We'll Change it Up KATA 6

Poverty. Hunger. Homelessness. Racism. Homophobia. Climate Change.

3.1 Level Three - Art making towards folio completion HOLR 8

Pre requisite of this course is to have completed term one and two of the level three art program

3.1 Level Two - Art making towards folio completion HOLR 7

Pre requisite of this course is to have completed term one and two of the level two art program.

To evolve or not to evolve, that is the question. BREB 8

Rather than travel the world for 5 years getting horrendously sea sick, as Darwin did, we can lea

Putting things right again JOB 1

Relationships, we all have them in one form or another.They are complex and idiosyncratic, and at

Badminton STEH 5

Sign up to develop your Badminton skills.

3.1 Visual Artists as Entrepreneurs HOLR 8

So far you have generated work, formed a community of like minded artists, started to organise an

7/8 Art Folio HOLR 7, 8

Students are working on completing their level two or three folio work.

Cinema Studies: A Film Per Week ROBM 8

Support offered for students working on SDL English.

Senior Production Part 1 ALIE 6, 7, 8

Term 3 means it is time for the Senior Production.

Exploring Music MATD 4

The content of this course will be co-created between students and the LA.

Philosophy and Democracy BRES 6

The first week will be dedicated to completing essays started in 2.1.

Sociology of Sport case study Rio Olympics 2016 EMMB 7, 8

The same context is covered in both classes at Level 2 the pitch is at Rio Olympics 2016

Timescales of the Universe MATP 4

The Universe may be many billions of years old, humanity has been around for a couple of hundred

Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

This class aim's to be flexible to meet the varied needs of students.

Term 3 Level 4 Mathematics and Algebra LIBB 4

This class is for students working within Level 4.

Control - Who has it? CRPE 5

This course explores the concept of control in our lives. How much do we actually control?

3.1 Ceramics HOLR 4, 5

This course is a continuation for students entered in 2.2 ceramics.

How did we evolve? ZACW 5

This course is complementary to the cells biology course offered in term 2.2.

6 Project English GEOM 6

This course is for students who are working towards Level 1 NCEA English.

Project English GEOM 6

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

Cafe Economics GEOM 6

This course is mainly project based and aims to develop students into independent thinkers and le

The Ukulele Orchestra! MATD 3, 4

This course is open to all ukulele enthusiasts, from beginners to advanced, students and parents

6NUM - Elements of Chance with Jess JESD 6

This course is set up for students who are aiming to obtain 10 NCEA Level 1 numeracy credits.

Making Art Works for Exhibition ROSM 5, 6, 7

This course offers you an opportunity to make an art work or works that can be exhibited in our s

Design for the real world. JARG 6

This course provides students with opportunities to develop either an architectural, product or f

Evolution and Speciation MATW 8

This course will be covering the key events of the history of life on earth with a special focus

Study Science. Why not chemistry? MATP 5

This course will cover some aspects of chemistry.

Life on Earth, and the search for Little Green People MATP 7

This course will explore how heat and light move around the Earth, leading to tectonic theory, we

78 Physical Education KelB 7, 8

This course will run for all of term 3 and will focus on leadership strategies (7PE) and contempo

Anatomy, Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology Part 1 KelB 6

This course will run for the whole of term 3 and the beginning or term 4.

Adaptations, Digestion, Introduced Species and Performance Enhancing Drugs Part 1 MATW 6, 7

This course will run over 10 weeks and include the opportunity for 3 assessments: 2 internals and

Masks and Legends EMKN 4

This drama course focuses on legends from around the world.

completing a body of work and exhibiting in a public space HOLR 8

This is a multi level course that best suits students working at year 12 and 13.

Aroha BRAF 4, 5

This is a term long program where participants spend time in natural environments, as a way of co

The Write Thing Part III ROBM 4

THIS IS A WRITING HEAVY CLASS.

The Science of New Zealand MATW 4

This Level 4 Science class will contain three separate parts:

Theatre Design Production 2021 ALIE 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

This practical class is a working group focused on THEATRE DESIGN and THEATRE TECH for the Senior

History Presentations for NCEA RICM 5, 6

This term offers the opportunity to apply the skills developed over the first two terms and will

Philosophy - Analyze a religious text BRES 7, 8

This term we apply philosophy to a historical-critical analysis of a religious text.

Edgar Allen Poe-ms, Short Stories, and Essential Skills ROBM 8

This term we will continue exploring the themes of gothic literature but from a particular author

External Study of Film MART 6, 7, 8

This term will continue on from the work in Term 1 in preparation for the end of year External ex

Abnormal Psychology and Metacognition RICP 5, 6

This term, we’ll continue looking at some of the weird things which our brains make us do.

Climate change: addressing the (biological) issue ZACW 5, 6

This term, you will back up your assertion that climate change is a serious issue (or not) by put

Te Whakataetae Kapa Haka - Kapa Haka Competition MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6

Toku toa, he toa rangatira.

The Future is a Nightmare MEGW 7

View, discuss, analyse dystopian films...

maybe even produce a short film of your own.

Calculus level 2 INOK 7

We will be starting on Calculus which is the mathematics of rates of change.

ALGEBRA contd / CALCULUS LOUW 7

We will complete the Algebra topic
THEN
we will begin CALCULUS

What is Culture? BRAF 3, 4

We will explore the idea of culture, and discuss what culture we identify with here in Aotearoa N

Calculus DERT 8

We will finishing Integration and then start algebra.

Statistics INOK 4, 5

We will look at measures of centre (e.g. averages), measures of spread (e.g.

Indoor Sports STEH 3, 4

We will travel to Howzatt Indoor Sports for a variety of skill development sessions in Netball, F

Philosophy: Democracy, Freedom, Mind BRES 6

What is democracy? Who invented it? Does it work?

Philosophy of Science BRES 5, 6

What is science? How does it work?

Environmental Forensics SUZL 4

Whether you are a budding forensic scientist or a seasoned forensic investigator this course coul

The Cooking Community STMA 4, 5

“Food is not just about fuel.

Clone of Me Timata Ano MART 1, 2, 3

“Ko te manu e kai ana te miro, nona te ngahere.

Other
LA Levels sort descending
Garage Projects JARG 6, 7, 8

LA's - this course is code 678TEC in line 3 in kamar

Statistics for Research 5

In this course we are going to look at the statistical techniques required to perform research th

4.2 Ukulele Orchestra/Band EMIM 2, 3, 4, 5

Inspire on a Friday with Emily

Let's make a ukulele band.

The wonderous wet MATP 4, 5

It surrounds us.
It covers the planet.
It is us.

Life of a dancer... SARM 6, 7, 8

This course will run during homebase time on Thursday and Friday.