Useful Internet links for parents

LISTED BELOW ARE SOME HANDY LINKS OF EDUCATIONAL SITES YOU MAY FIND OF INTEREST

 

Parents Section - Ministry of Education
Information for families on helping kids learn.
http://www.minedu.govt.nz/Parents.aspx

 

NZ Education - Ministry of Education
An online gateway to information about the New Zealand Education System.
http://www.minedu.govt.nz/NZEducation.aspx

 

Net Safe - In my Day
A parents' guide to cybersafety.
http://www.inmyday.org.nz/
 

 

NZ Maths for Families
This sites has a large selection of activities that you can try at home to develop your child's number knowledge. These activities include related vocabulary in Te Reo Māori and many include versions with key questions translated into Māori.
http://www.nzmaths.co.nz/families

Te Reo Maori Resources and Information
A good website for resources on waiata and Te Reo.
http://www.maori.org.nz/

 

NSW Testing

NSW Testing Sheets:  http://2011wpsrm13.wikispaces.com/I.C.A.S+Practice+Tests

(Check out the NSW Testing site for copies of previous years tests in all different year levels and subjects so your child/ren can practice for the upcoming tests)