Timetable

Use the filters below to narrow down course options. click on the course to read the full descriptor and have the option to select.
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

For level 7 and 8 courses that run in yellow - some of these will run through red and run on two/three days. Read the descriptor for details.
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Timetable 2020

Room Layout

Red
LA Levels Code
Maths - Individual Learning Goals MATW 6

In this course - I will support you on reaching your Maths goal for 2020.

6MATc
Riveting Revision! MICV 5

This block we will revise the material that we have covered during the year as we gear up for our

5MATb
4.1 Level 3 Mathematics LIBB 3

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

4MATa
STATISTICS - contd LOUW 6

We will continue with MULTIVARIATE DATA started at the end of 3.2. ( NO NEW STUDENTS )

6MATb
Maths with Derek DERT 6

Study for Externals.

6MATa
Nightmare Numbers GREO 6

This class is intended for the Year 10 students who studied the number topic with me at the start

5MATe
2020 Revision STEH 4, 5

This course is designed for students to reflect on their progress through 2020 and to decide thei

4MATd
Problems? Try math! ZACW 6

Maths is incredibly useful for solving tricky real-world problems quickly.

5MATd
What have we learnt this year? NIKS 4

Despite the break in our school year with being at home for lockdown, we have actually worked on

4MATe
Revision and Annual Assessment MATP 5

Well really, who doesn't love doing tests?

5MATa
4MATc JOHS 4

Did you know that you can use Maths to solve real-world problems?

4MATc
Yellow
LA Levels Code
Looking back, moving forward MEGT 6

This block is all about revision and exam preparation.

6LITa
4.1 Level 3 Literacy LIBB 3

In this Level 3 Literacy Course there will be explicit teaching of how to make a great piece of w

3LIT
Digital and collaborative literacies LAUB 4

Create a digital experience for others in the digital world of Nga Motu.

4ENG
True Crime Mysteries ROBM 6

Are you a puzzle solving detective?

6LITb
Story writing STEH 4, 5

This is a four week course designed to give students opportunities to write their own story.

4LITb
What influences you to participate in physical activity? SARO 7, 8

Level 7: Social Responsibility

78PE
Reading for the Future KATA 5

How will we live and work in the future?

5LITd
Level 2 NCEA external assessment preparation ZACW 7

The last term has arrived and with it the external exams are now knocking on our door.

7CHE
Sustainable Fashion BRAF 5

We are going to have a fashion show, taking $20 of maximum spend on a second hand item, use a lim

5LIT
Becoming a Writer GEOM 6

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

6ENG
Why People Love Books BetM 4

Books are awesome.

4LITc
The Magic of Words!! KelB 4

During 4.1 we'll do a variety of activities together.

4LITa
Storytelling and Presenting Visually MART 3, 4, 5

Visual language surrounds us everyday on televisions, computers, phones, ipads and big movie scre

Mart
SENIOR NUMERACY LOUW 6

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

78NUM
Calculus DERT 8

Studying for exams.

8MAC
How To Novel RICP 5, 6

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

5LITc
Green
LA Levels Code
Anatomy, Biomechanics and Exercise Physiology Part 2 KelB 6

Continuation from term 3.

6PE
Statistics DERT 8

Study for exams.

8MAS
The Science of Energy MATW 4

In this course we will look at different types of energy and how we can produce electricity to po

4SCI
Music Mastery 4 MATD 4, 5

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

45MUS
Yoga and wellness STEH 5

This course differs from previous PE classes offered by Steve and Craig - there will be not be an

5PE
photography using a cellphone camera HOLR 4, 5

To do this course you have to have access to colour printing using the school photocopy/printers

45ART
Philosophy of Cyborgs BRES 5, 6

NO NEW ENROLMENTS: The course continues from 2.1.

6PHL
Cafe Economics GEOM 6

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

5HOL
Examining Externals GREO 7

It's time to wrap up our study for the externals.

7PHY
Holistics: Student Choice (Something historical and maybe criminal?) KATA 5, 6

In this short last block of holistics, students get to choose which topic and skills we focus on.

56HOL
Only Hours Left to Film or Write MART 6, 7, 8

As there is only 8 classes of 4.1 left, it equals 12 hours of class time.

7MED
Earth, sea and sky - a whole-planet perspective MATP 6, 7, 8

Bringing it all together, given the available data - what has happened in the past, is happening

67SCI
“My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die." - Fencing DEAC 4, 5

The pursuit of speed and accuracy through fencing.

45PE
NCEA Drama Smorgasbord ALIE 6, 7, 8

A veritable smorgasbord of NCEA drama. Internals / externals galore til you puke.

678DRA
Wrap it up LAUB 6, 7

This class will work on completing internals and preparing for externals for level 1 and 2 Englis

7ENG
It's all GREEK to me. SARH 4

The Greek Mythology OLYMPIAGANZA.

Junior Production time!

4DRA
Exam Prep: Essential Skills ROBM 8

In preparation for externals we will complete practise exams using our knowledge gathered through

8ENG
Blue
LA Levels Code
NCEA MUSIC - Term 4 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

678MUS
NCEA 78 English GEOM 6, 7, 8

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

78ENG
NCEA Coaching - Science & Maths External Preparation MATW 6, 7, 8

In this course, I will support you in your preparation for the external exams.

678SCIMAT
4.1 5HOL Social Sciences Research Project LIBB 5

Geopolitics, weather, culture in Aotearoa, racism, resource allocation, world food production...

5HOL
Botanical studies using wet and dry media HOLR 4, 5

We are going to make 2D images of plants using drawing, collage, painting and printmaking.

4ART
Revvy Revision GREO 8

This extremely small half term we'll be revising for the three externals.

8PHY
Future energy MATP 4

How does New Zealand generate electricity, and what other types of energy do we use?

4SCI
NCEA L1 Geography Exam - Skills and Concepts CRPE 6

This course is about final preparation for the Level 1 NCEA Geography examination.

6HOL
Making Products JARG 4, 5

Learn to use advanced machinery to make cool things.

45TEC
Hikoi 4 Hauora BRAF 5

This term Hikoi is training for a 21km fundraising walk to raise awareness, (and some money) for the issue of depression in our community.

5PE
“How’s that?!” - Cricket DEAC 4

Backyard cricket and hand/eye coordination at its finest.

“How’s that?!” - Cricket

4PE
Te Reo me ngā Tikanga ano MART 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

Lessons continue...

5HOLa
History Boffins SARH 6, 7, 8

The final leg of the mission!

678HIS
EMP4 - Create Phase RICP 6, 7, 8

In 3.1 and 3.2, students took part in a text study of 'The Long Walk', and decided which assessme

678EMP
Exam revision for Biology MICV 6

In this course we will be working on exam revision for AS90948 Genetic Variation and AS90929 Mamm

6SCI
Junior Production 2020 ACTORS ALIE 5

It is time to get started on the Junior Production for 2020.

45DRA
Get 'er Done ROBM 7

We've covered several texts this year with a chance for loads of internal credits.

7ENG
Purple
LA Levels Code
Exam revision for Physics MICV 6

In this course we will be completing exam revision for AS90940 Demonstrate understanding of aspec

6SCI
PUBLISH Your Creative Beast (Take 2) ALIE 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

At the start of the year the intention was perform readings from material developed in Unleash Yo

45678DRA
Games invention SARO 4

Is there a game you have played before and enjoyed but thought that some variations would make it

4PE
Self Directed Music! MATD 3, 4, 5

If you have dreams of playing in a band, lerning an instrument, writing a song or recording an al

45MUS
The Science of Athletes (Exercise Physiology) MATW 5

In this course, we will look at how athletes train and what makes them successful.

5SCI
Digital Technology DERT 6, 7, 8

Finish off any assessments you have started - last chance to get them completed.

678ICT
Practical Philosophy BRES 7, 8

Students will start the block by completing any outstanding NCEA assessment work.

78PHL
Comic Creator BRAF 4, 5, 6

This term in Comic creator we will be using digital tools to produce graphic art on anatomy follo

456HOL
Sustainability: the loose ends KATA 7, 8

In your final four weeks of school this year, we'll tailor the classes to suit you.

78EFS
Level 3 NCEA external assessment preparation ZACW 8

The last term has arrived and with it the external exams are now knocking on our door.

8CHE
He Korokoro Tui Koe MART 6, 7, 8

'You have the voice of a Tui.'

678MAO
4.1 Level 4 Science - Whakatō/Plants LIBB 4

In this course we take a look at the amazing world of Plants.

4SCI
level one course completion HOLR 5, 6

Time to complete your folio external assessment 90916 (12 credits), internal assessment 90915 (6

5/6ART
NCEA level 2 and 3 folio completion HOLR 7, 8

NCEA LEVEL 2 AND 3 FOLIO COMPLETION. Due: Tuesday week two term four.

7/8art
CALCULUS continued LOUW 7

Calculus is an important topic which looks at the rate of change of processes.

7MAT
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.

45ICT
Orange
LA Levels Code
Bones and Muscles SARO 5

Everything you do involves your bones and muscles....

5PE
Business Studies and Enterprise GEOM 6, 7, 8

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

78BUS
Science Inquiry GREO 5

This term you'll be assisted to do a Scientific Inquiry into any of the topics we've studied this

5SCI
Jazz Band Term 3 MATD 5

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

5HOL
Philosophy: Extraordinary claims BRES 4

"Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence" - Carl Sagan (1994). What does this mean?

4PHL
The Garden Collective BRAF 4, 5, 6

Come gardening in the zone.

456HOL
Level 1 NCEA external assessment preparation (AS90944) ZACW 6

This course is intended for students who are writing the Level 1 Science external assessment AS90

6SCI
Something new SARM 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

In this block students will be having taster to a few different types of dance including:

45678DAN
Senior Biology - External Revision MATW 7, 8

TBA

78BIO
Dastardly disasters! MICV 4

In this course we will investigate natural disasters.

4HOL
L3 NCEA Geography Exam - Skills and Concepts CRPE 8

This course is about final preparation for the Level 3 NCEA Geography examination.

78GEO
CALCULUS continued LOUW 7

Calculus is an important topic which looks at the rate of change of processes.

7MAT
Theatre Design (Junior Production Edition) ALIE 5, 6, 7, 8

This class will serve as the platform for you to roll your sleeves up and work on a theatre show

56DRA
Get it Done! ROBM 8

This block will alternate between reading articles, discussion and exam prep.

8ENG
Other
LA Levels Code
Garage Projects JARG 6, 7, 8

Focus on completing projects and preparing work for external assessment.

678TEC