Virtual School Meanderings

June 20, 2018

2018 Online Classes

One for my Kiwi readers.

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2018 Online Classes
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#connectedlearners #lovelearning, by Rachel Whalley
2018 Semester Two Enrolments Now Open by VLN Primary School
Do you want your students to be #connectedlearners, lead their own learning and build key competencies? Do you want to share in the expertise of a growing collaborative network of schools? Read more
Kia ora koutou katoa

Naumai, haere mai ki te Kura Tuatahi – Akonga Aka Mariko. Welcome to the VLN Primary School online learning programmes for Semester 2 2018.

We have the spaces to take your kids places!

Our online classes & projects are open to any NZ children to participate. Here you will find information on our learning programmes, our eTeachers and the technology that we use. When you are ready to enrol, please click on the registration form link here oron any of the programme pages. Email if you have any questions or visit our websitefor further information. We look forward to hearing from you.

Final date for enrolments for Semester 2 will be 6th JulyLate enrolments may be accepted and will be dependent on timetable and available space. 

Please share this pānui with schools and families.


Room 4 Boys Haka
Kapa Haka with Koka Jules

Parents in one VLN Primary school were skeptical that Kapa haka taught online would be any good, but these same parents gave their tamariki a standing ovation for their performance at end of year assembly! Read about the benefits of Kapa haka from our awesome kaiako Koka Jules. Read more

Te Reo Māori

Nau Mai, Haere Mai. Our Te reo Māori programmes with Koka Jules and Whaea Ngawai are our most popular classes. Read more

Kiwitea Students Korean Cultural Day Nov 2017, Sunny Yang VLNP teacher
Free Korean online language & culture classes

Join our free Korean online taster classes supported by the Korean Education Centre (KEC). Find out how your students can participate & take advantage of this offer in Term 3 & 4. Read more

Future Planning
Future Planning – Life Skills

Students will investigate financial literacy through a variety of authentic tasks that prepare them for the future but inspire them now! Read more

Web Design
Web Design

Could you be a web designer? Jen Hammonds is our web design tutor. Jen is a teacher but also a graphic and web designer, a PERFECT MATCH Read more

Rosmini Year 7 and 8 students connected to students in Busan, South Korea
Asian Language Online Classes

Enrol now for 2018 placement in these popular classes. Read more

More Language Classes

We offer the following language and culture classes, aligned to NZC: Afrikaans, French, German, and Spanish. We use Google Classrooms with our classes. Read more

Extension and Creative Classes

We offer classes that extend learners in Maths, Astronomy, Computer Science, Programming and Visual Art.  We welcome your ideas for other courses we can run. Read more

Connecting Globally
Global Connections – Making it Work

Having been asked often, “How do you establish and maintain your global connections?” Geoff Wooddetails the nuts, bolts and issues relating to this. Read more

Olivia Graham & Melanie Matthews present at ULearn17
How Does the VLN Primary Work?

New to us or just looking for a refresher? Here you will find all the essential information you need about how we work. Read more

Online teaching and learning becomes more visible using this platform
Using Google Classrooms to support student learning

This year some of our eTeachers have been using Google Classrooms to share activities and resources with students and as a tool to collate and evaluate student work. eTeacher, Sofie Jacobs, shares her experiences so far. Read more

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Please note that I am a member of the Governance Group for this e-learning cluster.

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