The 2019 NZ Sport Stacking Open Championships are being held on Sunday 2 June (Queen’s Birthday Weekend) in Wellington.
This competition is open to everyone, with our novice section enabling those new to the sport to compete alongside seasoned stackers, facing the same thrill of a competition whilst striving for goals and records amongst those of equal experience.
This tournament doubles as trials for the NZ Black Stacks. Any competitor wishing to be considered for selection for the 2020 NZ Black Stacks team, representing NZ overseas, will need to attend this tournament.
Free entry for spectators and media.
2019 NZAMT Conference, Lower Hutt, Wellington.
Dates: 1–4 October.
A four day mathematics and statistics conference catering for teachers at primary, intermediate and secondary schools and Kura to celebrate the diversity of our subject. You are invited to register, and for those wanting to present workshops, lead round table discussions then abstracts can also be submitted from March, 2019.
Contact: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit and bookmark https://nzamt16.nz.
E whakakōtahi ano ki te whakanui I te kaupapa i te Pāngarau me te Tatauranga.
During this BioBlitz with LEARNZ, you will catch up with teacher Maureen Keen and students from Mount Somers Springburn School who have already organised their own bioblitz and reflected on their findings so they can take action.
Learn how to undertake your own bioblitz.
Get to know people who are most involved with Living World science on a day-to-day basis and grow your knowledge and interest.
For further information: www.learnz.org.nz.
ZooVentures brings interactive workshops to your Auckland school with an amazing range of exotic creatures and pets, covering many of the 'living world' curriculum topics, as well as providing inspiration for art and creative writing.
One teacher describes it as 'like a zoo trip, but more hands on and no travel to organise".
There is a high level of interaction in our sessions, students have huge lizards on their laps, see chinchillas rolling in a dustbath, hold rare tortoises, build leopard gecko habitats and many more exciting and engaging experiences.
Structured interactive learning with a high educational value.
Do you teach Y7–13 students?
YRE Litter Less New Zealand is a national enviro-journalism education programme that gives young people the opportunity to be part of the solution by producing creative and engaging environmental journalism.
Participants investigate and report on environmental issues relating to litter, and propose solutions by using video, photography or writing.
Students submit their projects to the national competition in August to win fantastic prizes.
The competition is open to students aged 11–18 years who attend a school that is registered for the YRE programme.
Find out more at www.yre.org.nz.
Space Camp has been successfully inspiring students in the exciting world of science, technology, engineering and maths for decades, and our Space Camp for Educators Inspection Tour now gives you the opportunity to experience this out of this world learning facility first hand.
Where: US Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, USA
When: Departs July – Limited spots available.
$1000 NZD + Flights. Your package includes airport transfers, 5 nights of accommodation, and all meals while at Space Camp.
For further information: https://hakaeducationaltours.com/inspection-tours/space-camp.