Getting ready for Level One NCEA 2011

A workshop by Claire Amos for Team Solutions




Blue sky thinking


Planning sheet2011.doc  


Looking at the Matrix

Link to aligned English matrix and standards on TKI


Unpacking the new standards


Activity: Expert panels study new standards and task exemplars and then report back to the group


AS1.1 old, new and conditions.doc (fixed version!)

AS1.2 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.3 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.4 old, new and conditions.docx

AS1.5 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.6 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.7 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.8 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.9 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.10 old, new and conditions.doc

AS1.11 old, new and conditions.doc  

Unpacking the standards.doc

Aligned Standard Summary.doc


Designing programmes for a range of students


Activity: Working in a group of their choice (Top band, Mid band, low band, and mixed ability) to design sample year programmes


Thematic Planning Unit Planner.doc

Thematic Planning sheet.doc

Thematic Planning sheet2011.doc

Planning sheet2011.doc


Year Planner Examples for 2011


Creating original tasks for the new assessments (if there is time)


Activity: Working on an internal standard(s) of their choice teachers will work on a sample task and present back to the group.


Task Planning Template.doc  


Resources and reflection


Please feel free to use any ideas or resources on this site with your school. It would be great if you could acknowledge the source when used with your staff. I am happy to give extra ideas and assistance about how you might use the resources. I would also love to hear your feedback.


Kind regards


Claire Amos