Tag Archives: Revision

Study Time – Holiday Workshops

StudyTime are offering holiday workshops for Level Three subjects (English, Statistics, Calculus, Physics, Biology and Chemistry). They will cover the three externals for each subject. See their website for more information.

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Flashback – Preparing for Exams

In this Friday flashback we look back at a Dean’s Assembly from just before Y10 examinations. It included the how we study wit some help from Dora the Explorer. Today I want to talk to you about HOW – how … Continue reading

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Senior Study Rooms 2017

The business end of the year requires more intense study and revision patterns, and the library may not always provide the best space for this to occur. The following is a timetable where for any given Period 2, 3 or … Continue reading

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Dean’s Assembly – Growth Mindset

In our Dean’s Assembly the idea of the growth mindset was introduced. The growth mindset is a way of thinking that means that no matter what your experience or the feedback or the messages you got, you will always look to find the … Continue reading

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Big Think – NCEA Guide & Preparation

Big Think presented their programmes and philosophy at an assembly earlier in the year. Further resources have been passed to us: We have prepared a booklet on the 7 things parents should know about NCEA.  We hope to shed light … Continue reading

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Knowledge Shop

Knowledge Shop specialises in the teaching of academic English. Our goal is to help students achieve to the very best of their ability levels in the classroom. We are a boutique education centre and understand that each child has different … Continue reading

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Big Think

Big Think presented their story and their programmes to both the Y11s and Y12s at today’s assembly. The exam preparation courses for L2 Maths and English are running in October at Victoria University. This is a great opportunity to learning … Continue reading

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Study Smarter – Part III: Environment

The Y12 Blog has been posting posting a five part smarter study series based on webinars hosted by Karen Boyes (previous posts are here and here). She is an education guru that has become a leader in New Zealand for her thinking … Continue reading

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Study Smarter – Part II: Learning Styles

The Y12 Blog has been posting posting a five part smarter study series based on webinars hosted by Karen Boyes (find part one here). She is an education guru that has become a leader in New Zealand for her thinking around studying … Continue reading

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Study Smarter – Part I: Memory

The Y12 blog will be posting a five part smarter study series based on webinars hosted by Karen Boyes. She is an education guru that has become a leader in New Zealand for her thinking around studying and thinking dispositions. Her … Continue reading

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