Welcome to Aurora and Emily!

Welcome to Aurora and Emily who have joined Equal Learning this term. They come from Fendalton School and I am enjoying working with these two lovely girls. Aurora, it is great to see you gaining confidence as you learn English as a second language. Emily is an enthusiastic learner and I am enjoying extending her learning. Thanks to you both …

Farewell Michael (Jaeyoung) and June (Jooyong)!

I said good bye on the 16th August to brothers- Michael and June. They have been visiting New Zealand and staying with a homestay family while they studied English. It has been lovely to work with you both as you continued to learn. I hope you have enjoyed your stay in  New Zealand and have lots of happy memories to …

Goodbye to Reva.

I am sorry to say goodbye to Reva (Ilam). Good luck with your learning. I hope you get a chance to come back to work at Equal Learning in the future. All the best. Mrs Thompson  

Welcome to James and Kevin during the holidays

Welcome to two new students who joined Equal Learning in the holidays and have continued to work hard this term- James (Cobham) and Kevin (Middleton Grange). I have been working with each of these boys to accelerate their learning by extending their vocabulary with character WOW words. These are added to their own dictionaries along with the meaning of the …

Learning ‘Sight words’

Some of our Equal Learners have been working on learning their ‘sight words’. These are words that are used a lot in english that we have to know by sight e.g. a, is, the, to etc. They are grouped together to connect with the reading levels, so in Yellow level books,we learn- where, they, looked, like etc. We have fun …

Welcome to Term 2 and our new website!

WOW! It is so exciting to have this website. You can share your work with your families. The great thing is that they don’t have to be in Christchurch to see it. They can look at www.equallearning.nz from wherever they are in the world and look at what you are doing at Equal Learning. Look forward to seeing some of …

Back to learn English!

Hi Equal Learners You will all be back at school by now and I hope are settled into your new classes with some old friends and with some new people that you can get to know. Enjoy all the new challenges this year will bring and continue to try hard. Thank you to those of you that worked really hard …