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Wake Up NZ!

Classes work with a pre-prepared script to create the Wake Up New Zealand breakfast show. On the news today, an upside-down house turns locals topsy-turvey, a gang of criminal knitters get stitched up, and an Invisibility Cloak goes missing … we think.

This programme will see your students working collaboratively toward a collective outcome, and engaging in the following: 

English
Making Meaning from Multimedia Digital Production
Listening, Reading, Viewing
Creating Meaning from Multimedia Digital Production
Speaking, Writing, Presenting

Technology 
Designing and Developing Digital Outcomes

The Arts
Developing Ideas
Developing Practical Knowledge 
Communicating and Interpreting
Understanding in Context 

Key Competencies
Thinking
Participating and Contributing
Using Language
Symbols and Texts
Managing Self

OnTV

Wake Up NZ!

Classes work with a pre-prepared script to create the Wake Up New Zealand breakfast show. On the news today, an upside-down house turns locals topsy-turvey, a gang of criminal knitters get stitched up, and an Invisibility Cloak goes missing … we think.

This programme will see your students working collaboratively toward a collective outcome, and engaging in the following: 

English
Making Meaning from Multimedia Digital Production
Listening, Reading, Viewing
Creating Meaning from Multimedia Digital Production
Speaking, Writing, Presenting

Technology 
Designing and Developing Digital Outcomes

The Arts
Developing Ideas
Developing Practical Knowledge 
Communicating and Interpreting
Understanding in Context 

Key Competencies
Thinking
Participating and Contributing
Using Language
Symbols and Texts
Managing Self

  • Years:4+, 5+, 6+, 7+

Downloadable resources

Programme costs

Capital E got the children involved and found the special talents very quickly of the individual children.

Teacher, Otago

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13 Replies to “Wake Up NZ!”

  1. pippa says:

    i liked being able to perform it felt like i was really on tv it was a really fun experience and a great opertunity

  2. Anonymous says:

    I found this really entertaining but also I got very nervous I think that I would love to come back again. I think that if all the activities are as good as wake up New Zealand then I love this place.

  3. Anonymous says:

    I found wake up new zealand really fun and Exciting because I havent done enything like this before and I felt a little bit nervous as well.But otherwise I loved it.

  4. Anonymous says:

    Being the camera operator and floor manager was lots of work but i felt like i smashed it

  5. Charlotte says:

    It was really exciting. This is a great way to get kids involved in the filming business.

  6. Alek says:

    Hello, I was the Sound operator and Sound designer For one of the ONTV productions.
    I found the experience… … …Interesting… I would really love to come back here again.
    Bye…

  7. Anonymous says:

    hello Im the vision mixer my job was hard but fun i had a fun time and every one had a good time too i made mistakes alot but yeah it was just fun all together thanks for a fun time

  8. Anya says:

    Capital E was so so so FUN! If you want to work in the film industry, than this would be great experience.

  9. Ben says:

    It is a great experience lots of fun great time while doing it.

  10. TOBY says:

    IT WAS SO FUN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  11. Gabriel says:

    I was the floor manager and I really enjoyed being the floor manager.
    I found this mainly exciting and nerveracking and I would like to come back.

  12. Emmaus says:

    It was a really awesome experience to be able to work in a real tv studio! I hope to come again.

  13. Anonymous says:

    I’m back it was really fun i had a really fun time clicking random buttons and i think everyone had a fun time yob… BYE…….bye hope we come back next turm …….. BYE

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