May 05

Geography t-shirts

A couple of cluster groups and individuals are interested in having geography t-shirts for sale from AGTA.

Would you be keen on this? Let us know here what you think.

 

Apr 19

Happy holidays everyone

Have a wonderful holiday with your family and friends. Enjoy the break, RELAX and try to have some adventures in our wonderful country, like the good geographers you are.

Regards,

Mary and the committee

Holidays Photo

Apr 15

South Auckland Cluster

The South Auckland Cluster meeting will be held at Manurewa High School on Wednesday 17 April – we will aim to start at 4:15pm. Please bring resources or links that you are willing to share. We can use this time to share, ask questions and sort out issues.

Looking forward to seeing you later this week.

Apr 11

Teaching Schol Geography? Things that work. Workshop – WEDNESDAY 5 June 2013

This workshop is intended to provide ideas and activties that could be used in teaching Scholarship Geography. The course will include:

  • An overview of the Scholarship geography standard.
  • Interpretation of key terminology and the use of concepts.
  • A year plan and activites you coud use
  • Where to go for information – Cool websites and textbooks.
  • Question and answers – there’s no such thing as a silly question.
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Apr 11

New to Teaching Geography? Workshop: THURSDAY 23 MAY 2013

This workshop is intended to assist teachers “new to teaching geography” (either beginning teachers or those new to teaching geography). The course will include:

  • An overview of the NZ geography curriculum.
  • Interpretation of key terminology and the use of concepts.
  • Achievement standards – an overview.
  • Marking internals
  • Where to go for information – Cool websites and textbooks.
  • Some different ways to teach geography
  • Question and answers – there’s no such thing as a silly question.

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Apr 09

East Auckland Cluster

The East Auckland Cluster meeting will be held at Pakuranga College on Wednesday 10 April. It will be in the same location as last time R6L – we will aim to start at 4:15pm. Please bring resources or links that you are willing to share. We can use this time to share, ask questions and sort out issues.

Looking forward to seeing you here today.