Korakonui School - Small enough to care yet big enough to challenge and inspire

Educational Links for Parents

Interesting reading and activities that may assist you in supporting your child's learning.

  • Learning to Read link
    Helpful tips for supporting your child as they learn to read.
  • Information about Reporting to Parents
    This link outlines reporting to parents from a Ministry of Education perspective
  • The Woman who Changed Her Brain
    This link takes you to an article / summary of the text The Woman who Changed Her Brain. This book is interesting reading around working with children with learning disabilities. We have a copy of the book we would be happy to loan you.
  • Helping to Build Number Knowledge
    This table outlines key knowledge students are learning at the different stages of the number framework. Click on an activity to have some fun with your child.
  • Literacy Web Resources for Kids
    A wonderful link to Literacy Web Resources for Kids, Speed Reading Tips and Methods and Reading Comprehension Guide
  • Modern Learning Environments
    Te Kowhai and Ngatea Schools forge ahead with the development of their modern learning environments. Read this article to understand what they look like and how they work