What We Teach

All New Zealand state primary schools are required to teach a range of subjects. The subjects which form the school curriculum are:

Language and Languages
English

  • Written language (writing and reading)
  • Oral language (speaking and listening)
  • Visual language (viewing and presenting)

Te Reo Maori

Mathematics

Science

Technology

Social Sciences

  • Social Studies
  • Tikanga Maori

The Arts

  • Music
  • Art and Craft
  • Dance and Drama

Health and Physical Education

  • Health
  • Physical Education