NZ Science literature for school

Looking for an engaging science book to add to our resources for your next topic? Try some of these! Please do let us know if you know of an excellent NZ text that has worked well in your classroom!
KITTY BROWN AND KIRSTEN PARKINSON The focus of Reo Pēpi aims to teach tamariki to speak bilingual english and te reo Māori from a young age.

KITTY BROWN AND KIRSTEN PARKINSON The focus of Reo Pēpi aims to teach tamariki to speak bilingual english and te reo Māori from a young age.

The Awa Book of New Zealand Science Rebecca Priestley (Editor)  This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists.

The Awa Book of New Zealand Science Rebecca Priestley (Editor) This landmark anthology of writings will excite readers of all ages about extraordinary scientific discoveries made by New Zealand scientists.

The legacy of Ngatoroirangi: Maori customary use of geothermal resources. by Evelyn Stokes  http://sciencelearn.org.nz/Contexts/Future-Fuels/Looking-closer/Geothermal-power

The legacy of Ngatoroirangi: Maori customary use of geothermal resources. by Evelyn Stokes http://sciencelearn.org.nz/Contexts/Future-Fuels/Looking-closer/Geothermal-power

'Atoms, dinosaurs & DNA', by Veronika Meduna & Rebecca Priestley ISBN : 9781869419547 Publisher : Random House  Get an introduction to a NZ scientist and then explore the hubs for further articles, interactives and video clips.

'Atoms, dinosaurs & DNA', by Veronika Meduna & Rebecca Priestley ISBN : 9781869419547 Publisher : Random House Get an introduction to a NZ scientist and then explore the hubs for further articles, interactives and video clips.

'Digging Up the Past', by David Veart. ISBN : 9781869404659 Publisher : Auckland University Press  https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1686-carbon-14-dating-artefacts

'Digging Up the Past', by David Veart. ISBN : 9781869404659 Publisher : Auckland University Press https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1686-carbon-14-dating-artefacts

'Where Does Wool Come From?', by Sue Bramwell and illustrated by Rob Tucker. ISBN : 9780473219550 Publisher : Tucker Media

'Where Does Wool Come From?', by Sue Bramwell and illustrated by Rob Tucker. ISBN : 9780473219550 Publisher : Tucker Media

'Go Green Gecko' by Gay Hay and illustrated by Margaret Tolland A te reo edition is available      ISBN : 9780473277918     Publisher : Page Break Ltd Read this with some adapted resources from https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1180-saving-reptiles-and-amphibians-introduction

'Go Green Gecko' by Gay Hay and illustrated by Margaret Tolland A te reo edition is available ISBN : 9780473277918 Publisher : Page Break Ltd Read this with some adapted resources from https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1180-saving-reptiles-and-amphibians-introduction

'In the Garden', by Gillian Candler, illustrated by Ned Barraud Published by Craig Potton Press ISBN 9781927213025 "In the garden is a great introduction to the diversity in your own backyard...Aimed at 4-8 year-olds." A book to accompany an ecology study: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1158-conserving-native-birds-introduction or https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/36-investigating-earthworms-introduction

'In the Garden', by Gillian Candler, illustrated by Ned Barraud Published by Craig Potton Press ISBN 9781927213025 "In the garden is a great introduction to the diversity in your own backyard...Aimed at 4-8 year-olds." A book to accompany an ecology study: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1158-conserving-native-birds-introduction or https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/36-investigating-earthworms-introduction

'Mōtītī Blue and the Oil Spill' by Debbie McCauley is a bilingual children's picture book on the Rena Disaster  https://www.facebook.com/mauaopublishing  Our resources on the Rena disaster are here: http://sciencelearn.org.nz/Science-Stories/Where-Land-Meets-Sea

'Mōtītī Blue and the Oil Spill' by Debbie McCauley is a bilingual children's picture book on the Rena Disaster https://www.facebook.com/mauaopublishing Our resources on the Rena disaster are here: http://sciencelearn.org.nz/Science-Stories/Where-Land-Meets-Sea

'E3 Call Home' by Janet Hunt Works well with our resources on flight - including NZ research into Godwits: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/295-investigating-flight-introduction  ISBN: 9781869792763 Published: 04/09/2009 Imprint: RHNZ Children's Extent: 40 pages - See more at: http://www.randomhouse.co.nz/books/janet-hunt/e3-call-home-9781869792763.aspx#sthash.d35s0ev0.dpuf

'E3 Call Home' by Janet Hunt Works well with our resources on flight - including NZ research into Godwits: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/295-investigating-flight-introduction ISBN: 9781869792763 Published: 04/09/2009 Imprint: RHNZ Children's Extent: 40 pages - See more at: http://www.randomhouse.co.nz/books/janet-hunt/e3-call-home-9781869792763.aspx#sthash.d35s0ev0.dpuf

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