Timetable

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The courses are organised by curriculum level, these roughly relate to these year levels:

  • Level 4: years 7-8
  • Level 5: years 8-10
  • Level 6: year 11
  • Level 7: years 12
  • Level 8: years 13

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Timetable 2022

Room Layout

LA Levels Code
Life of a dancer... SARM 6, 7, 8

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

678DAN
Red
LA Levels Code
Statistics and Probability GREO, DERT 5

This term you'll plan your own statistical investigation.

5MATa
5/6 Earth Space Science: Let’s get ready to rumble! TERA 5, 6

What is that rumble? The earth is moving!

56ESS
Not English English MEGW 5, 6

Not English English is a chance for you to lead your English learning.

5ENGb
Philosophy: God, Science, and Ultimate Questions BRES 7, 8

Where did the universe come from? Why is there evil in the world?

78PHL
Maths - Number strategies and knowledge DEAC 3, 4, 5

Course Overview

N3
**NEW PE CLASS** Let's play SARO 6, 7, 8

Let's take some time in our busy days to become physically active.

678PE
Memory LAUB 7, 8

Memories form us, but they also shift and change. They are formative, but unreliable.

78ENG
What is a triangle? What is the probability I will be attacked by a cow vs a shark? And other important questions. JESD 5

This course will suit students who are planning to take an NCEA Level 1 maths course next year.

5MATb
When Rūaumoko grows restless MATP 6, 7

IF the Earth is the only place in the Universe that life exists, then we need to get a better und

678sci
Pythagoras, Trigonometry and Statistics! MICV 5

This course will suit students who are planning to take an NCEA Level maths course next year.

5MAT
Tourism in New Zealand CRPE 7

With the borders re-opening, NZ is set for a Tourism boom.

78TOU
Level 3 Numeracy with Suze N1 SUZL 3

This term we are focusing on Measurement.
Time
Length
Volume

N1
Mā te Mārama (Senior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 6, 7, 8

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

6MAO
Level 4 Students ONLY - Numeracy 2 KAYH 3, 4

This term we have had a major focus on multiplication.

N2
The future of energy ZACW 8

ORGANIC CHEMISTRY (weeks 1-2)

8CHEM
Maths - Number strategies and knowledge STEH 4

Course Overview

N4
ADVANCED MUSIC 1; NCEA LEVEL 1 MATD 6, 7

This course is designed to support students wanting to achieve music standards in NCEA at level 1

6MUS
Minglish Level 1 - Reading! RICP 6

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

6MNG
78 Art JONJ 7, 8

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

78ART
PROBABILITY METHODS / ALGEBRA LOUW 7

The Probability Methods topic continues from Term 1.

7MAT
Term 2 2022, N5 - Mathematics with Libby LIBB 3, 4

In this class students are be working their way trough level 4 of the curriculum, with some Level

N5
Maths - Number strategies and knowledge ALEM 4, 5

YEAR 7 and 8 ONLY

Kia ora all,

N6
Project English: Enjoying Books and Movies GEOM 5

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

5ENGa
Yellow
LA Levels Code
Literacy - reading, writing and punctuation ALEM 3

YEAR 7 and 8 ONLY

Kia ora all,

L2
Individual Pathway English GEOM 5

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

5ENG
Neoliberalism as Historic Force RICM 7, 8

This course will explore the historical significance of Neoliberalism for NZ.

78HIS
5/6 NZ Certificate in Foundation Studies ANNH 5, 6

A personalised approach where you will develop and extend your own subject interests and critical

56CFS
Philosophy: Origins, Space, Time BRES 6

Where did the universe come from? Could it have started from Nothing?

6PHL
Taking Action for Social and Environmental Justice KATA 7, 8

This term we look into social and environmental justice and answer the following questions:

78EFS
Literacy Tasks DEAC 4

Using online tools we will work on developing research strategies and writing our findings in min

L3
**New PE class** Invasion Games SARO 5

We will focus on the sports of tchouckball and ki o rahi and develop offence and defence tactica

5PE
Calculus - Differentiation, Integration DERT 8

This is normally a full year course for students who have completed level two mathematics.

8MAC
Commedia dell'Arte EMKN 7, 8

This course is focusing on the study of the Italian theatre form Commedia dell’Arte.

78DRA
Level 3 Literacy with Suze L1 SUZL 3, 4

Come and join us as we journey to Camp Green Lake with Stanley.

L1
Measurey maths and shapey stuff - what's your angle? MATP 4, 5

Time to pull out the stopwatches, scales, thermometers and measuring tape.

5MATb
MEASUREMENT / STATISTICS LOUW 5

MEASUREMENT

5MATa
The name's Bond...Ionic Bond: Chemical Bonding, Structure, and Reactivity ZACW 7

QUANTITATIVE CHEMISTRY (weeks 1-2)

7CHEM
Probably Stats Equations, Graphs and Tables GREO 6

We'll start by finishing our work towards the probability external.

6MAT
Literacy - Stories for thinking STEH 4

Course Overview

L4
True Crime Literacy STMA 5

In the year 1999, high school student Hae Min Lee, disappeared without a trace.

5LITb
Term 2, 2022, L5 - Literacy with Libby LIBB 3, 4

In this course students will be working at level 3 and 4 of the curriculum with a focus on:

L5
The Giver BetM 4, 5

Beth's English class.

Underway with a novel study of The Giver.

L6
The Joy of Reading (cont.) RICP 5

In this block, we will be reading a bunch of short stories. So many short stories!

5LITa
JAZZ BAND: TERM 2 MATD 6, 7, 8

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

678JAZZ
The Big Big Think MEGW 6, 7, 8

Plan and complete a 'big think' project that combines different NCEA assessments.

6ENG
Green
LA Levels Code
Sew What - I can make that. TERA 4, 5

Have you always wanted to learn how to sew?

45Tex
Historical Research and Perspectives RICM 5, 6

This course focuses on successful historical research, students’ goal setting, self-management an

56HIS
Silence Is Golden EMKN 4

Learn about the ‘Golden Age’ of cinema - the Silent Movie era.

4DRA
What's the matter? SUZL 4

Matter is all around us.

4SCI
The Cooking Community II STMA 4, 5

“Food is not just about fuel.

45HOS
Measurement with Jess JESD 6

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

6MAT
6ENG BetM 6

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

6ENG
Training for improvement ALEM 7, 8

For term two is all go for level 2 and 3!

78PE
Revolving Rotations GREO 8

This term we'll finish Mechanics and (hopefully) square away the remaining internals.

8PHY
It's on like Ping Pong! STEH 5

Table tennis is a great sport for all!

5PE
Climate change: Science in the field (ecology, physics) ZACW 5, 6

In Term 1, we learned how about the role of human activity in the carbon cycle, and we examined a

56CLI
Connections to Europe KATA 4

In term two, we move from our home in Te Moananui a Kiwa to Europe.

4SOC
ADVANCED MUSIC 2; NCEA LEVELS 2 and 3 MATD 7, 8

PRE-REQUISITES

78MUS
Senior Minglish - Reading! RICP 7, 8

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

78MNG
How to Adult 2022 term 2 KIRM 6, 7, 8

In term 2 we will focus on: life beyond school
work and study - this will include:

678CAR
Business Studies and Enterprise 1 GEOM 5

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

5BUS
The Future is a Nightmare MEGW 7

Read some dystopian short stories: Harrison Bergeron, The Lottery, The Ones Who Walk Away From Om

7ENG
Blue
LA Levels Code
Ball Sports - Hand-Eye Coordination DEAC 4, 5

Sporting Games all around.

4PE
6 MAT - work place maths with John - Apply measurement in solving problems JOHS 6

We all use some sort of measurement in our lives whether it is associated with time, distance, we

78NUM
Psychology in Forensic Science JESD TERA 4

What are memories?
Is it possible to falsify someone’s recollection of an event?

4SCIb
Planetary exploration - 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

5SCI
Blue Climate Class: Hauora, Living Lightly, Manaakitanga, Rights and Justice KATA, BRES 5, 6

What can we do about te huringa o te āhuarangi / climate change and adapting to a low-carbon futu

56CLI
Are you a Hero or a Villain? EMKN 5

This course is all about the theatre form of Melodrama with its stock characters and ‘over the to

5DRA
Statistics DERT 8

8MAS
Experiments and Chemistry! MICV 6

We will start the term looking at how to conduct and document valid scientific experiments.

6SCI
Demonstrate movement and improve your performance ALEM 6

For term two we have three awesome learning opportunities available.

6PE
CHANCE and DATA / LINEAR ALGEBRA LOUW 6

We will work on the Statistics component of the Chance and Data topic for the first half of the t

6MAT
Flash fiction LAUB 4

Flash fiction is a form of micro fiction, where every word counts.

4LIT
Poisoning Paradise? - How to protect our forests CRPE 7

Poisoning Paradise? - How to protect our forests

7GEO
Mile high mechanics GREO 7

This term we'll finish the material for the mechanics external and work towards completing the se

7PHY
Psychology in Forensic Science JESD 4

What are memories?
Is it possible to falsify someone’s recollection of an event?

4SCI
Business Studies and Enterprise 2 GEOM 7, 8

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

78BUS
It's Dough Time! STMA 5

It's Dough Time!

5HOS
FOUNDATION MUSIC 1: Understanding Music 2 MATD 4

This course is a fun and varied music class, designed for students working at level 4 of the New

4MUS
Purple
LA Levels Code
The Little Big Think MEGW 5, 6

Plan and complete a 'big think' project combining different learning areas.

5THINK
6 Art JONJ 6

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

6ART
4/5 Art Term 2 - Painting and Drawing LIBB 4, 5

For term 2 this art class focus is on drawing and painting.

45ART
Earth, Air, Water and Space KATA 4

As an inhabitant of this pale blue dot, it's important you know a few things about it.

4SCI
Are you up for it? SARO 4

Wanting to push yourself out of your comfort zone? Give new activities a go?

4PE
My wellbeing... your wellbeing.. OUR WELLBEING -Term 2 SARM 6, 7, 8

During term 1 - we looked at the underlying concepts of health, goal setting and resiliency.

678HEA
Various variations of frenetic genetics! MICV 7

This term we will start to work on our second external which will focus on genetic variation.

7BIO
Clowning Around EMKN 6

Using ensemble group work, you will study the theatre form of Clowning and devise a performance t

6DRA
Mā te Rongo (Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 3, 4

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

34MAO
"All science is either physics or stamp collecting" MATP 6

Term 2 will be dedicated to a study of the Physical world (the study of energy and forces).

6SCI
Mā te Mōhio (Extension Junior Te Reo Māori) ABBR 5

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

5MAO
8BIO - Plant and Animal responses to the environment JESD 8

This term we will be exploring how plants and animals are adapted to their given niche within an

8BIO
Chemistry: because it's Au-some ZACW, TERA 5

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

5SCI
NCEA 78English GEOM 7, 8

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

78ENG
The Cooking Community STMA 4

“Food is not just about fuel.

4HOS
FOUNDATION MUSIC 2: TERM 2 MATD 5

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

5MUS
PROBABILITY METHODS / ALGEBRA LOUW 7

The Probability Methods topic continues from Term 1.

7MAT
Digital Art for Beginners - (focus on film) RICP 5, 6

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

56DAB
567 Digital Art Advanced BetM 5, 6, 7

In this class you'll learn cool skills including art fundamentals, how to use a drawing tablet, h

567DAA