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Greater Wellington Regional Council

Email: schooltravel@gw.govt.nz

Phone: 04 830 4333

Address: PO Box 11646, Wellington 6142

Classroom Resources

Take Movin'March into the classroom with these resources

ACTIVITY PLANS

ACTIVITY ONE

Spark connections and deepen learning with the active travel competitions.

ACTIVITY TWO

What is active travel? Create some maybe-solutions and encourage more planet friendly ways to travel.

ACTIVITY THREE

Embed active travel as a way of being for your students, your class or your school.

If you want to go deeper and are interested in student-led inquiry, Active Travel Action is a fantastic tool to integrate an inquiry over a whole term or year. 

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The resource provides a process for schools to implement sustainable active travel practices in their school through student inquiry

ACTIVE TRAVEL ACTION

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These lesson plans work across all curriculum areas to create a Movin’March unit.

LESSON PLANS

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Students map important locations, safe and unsafe areas and safe routes to school.

MAP MY JOURNEY

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Use this fun Carbon Counting Chatterbox with your students to show how much carbon different transport modes use.

CARBON CHATTERBOX

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Take a walk with with your class and use this Walkability Checklist to rate your walking routes to school!

WALKABILITY CHECKLIST

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Childrens book illustrator and Jack the School Travel Mascot creator, Ali Teo, has drawn this awesome colouring-in picture for students.

COLOURING

RESOURCE LINKS

There are lots of great resources available from other organisations to help teach students about active travel and road safety.

NZTA EDUCATION

Teachers can download and modify flexible resources to create lessons across the curriculum using varied safe travel contexts. 

AUCKLAND TRAVELWISE

Auckland Transport has developed a range of resources for schools including unit plans and a guide for planning campaigns.

ECAN  TRANSPORT

Environment Canterbury has a range of useful transport education resources that are easily adaptable to our region. 

TRACK SAFE RAIL SAFETY

Track Safe curriculum resources for teaching children

about rail safety.

NZ POLICE ROAD SAFE

Road safety resources support students to learn and apply a range of safe practices.