See what READING looks like in our classrooms!

Below are some of the examples of reading episodes you can see on this site.

There are many more episodes throughout this website from teachers across a wide range of age groups and schools.

To see more Reading episodes:

- check out the rest of our teachers from the "Teachers" page.

- check out the spreadsheet below for a direct link to reading episodes.


Pt England School

Zac Moran

Yr 3/4

COA Lesson

Direct Instruction

The learning intention for this lesson was to make connections with prior knowledge and share our own opinions.

The video shows a reading lesson where the learners are focusing on whether animals should be in zoos or not. We then are lucky enough to speak to a zoo keeper and ask him some questions.

Extended plan here

Glen Innes School

Chelsea Donaldson

Yr 7/8

Direct Instruction

The learning intention for this lesson was to identify language features in a novel.

The lesson you will be watching involves building a success criteria of figurative language we expect to find in a novel, as students identifying figurative language in songs. This lesson uses an exerpt from the novel The City of Ember.

Extended plan here

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PO Box 18 061, Glen Innes

Auckland, New Zealand