Learning Languages in the NZ Curriculum
Resources and links related to the Learning Languages area in the The New Zealand Curriculum can be found on this page. The Learning Area Statement, Proficiency Descriptors and Achievement Objectives form the basis for designing programmes in Learning Languages. Curriculum Guidelines provide further support for specific languages.
Learning Languages Curriculum Guidelines
The Learning Languages Wallchart shows the generic framework for teaching and learning languages in English-medium schools. It includes reference to the proficiency descriptors and achievement objectives for all levels, the Learning Area Statement, key messages from research, foundation messages, and a summary of ten principles for second language acquisition.
Learning Languages Wallchart
(PDF, 814 KB)
Learning Languages Series
The Learning Languages Series (LLS) provides multi-media materials designed for teachers and students who are new to language learning. The series is designed for year 7 and 8 students and supports Level 1 and 2 achievement objectives in the curriculum of the respective languages.
Learning Languages - A guide for New Zealand schools.
Learning Languages - A guide for New Zealand schools
(PDF, 26 MB)
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