Home Learning TV | Papa Kāinga TV
This time around Home Learning TV | Papa Kāinga TV will take over TVNZ’s DUKE daytime schedule between 9am and 1pm on week days, with programmes and lessons for children aged 2 to 11 years.
DUKE is available on Freeview channel 13 (or Sky channel 23). You can also live stream or watch anytime on TVNZ OnDemand.
Tuesday 7 December
For the most up-to-date schedule, please check the TV guide on your television or device.
Printable version of TV schedule [PDF, 134KB]
|9.00am||Karen's House||Come to Karen O’Leary’s house every morning to learn through play.||2-5 year olds|
|9.10am||Tamariki Takeover||Showcasing tamariki from all over Aotearoa, giving us an insight into what our kids find most important to them.||5–7 year olds|
|9.15am||Junior Wellbeing||The Graeme Dingle Foundation brings lessons on resilience, respect, integrity and positive relationships for kids.||5–7 year olds|
|9.25am||Maia the Brave||Join the wonderful adventures of Maia the Brave and discover the how and why of the world around us!||5–7 year olds|
|9.35am||Junior Literacy: Tom’s Tryathalon Part 1||Join Tom's journey as he trains and participates in a tryathlon, then create your own fun tryathlon to do with your whanau.||5–7 year olds|
|9.50am||Junior Science: Growing Kai||Today Suzy introduces us to ngā maramataka as guides when growing kai.||5–7 year olds|
|10.10am||Fanimals||The results of the fish naming poll are finally out - which names did you end up choosing for them? We make a dog-friendly pizza and there's a super cute tiny puppy visiting us!||5-9 year olds|
|10.35am||Junior Project: Tāngata||Learn about the ways in which we can show that we care about people who are special to us.||5-7 year olds|
|11.00am||Kitchen Science||Join Michelle Dickinson (Nanogirl & The Imaginauts) and her helpers as they create fun and exciting science experiments that you can do at home. Today, mayonnaise.||5-9 year olds|
|11.05am||Junior Te Reo||Whaea Erina brings us today's junior lesson in Te Reo Maori.||5-9 year olds|
|11.15am||Fanimals||It's time for another kuri totika and this time Mocha the cavalier king charles spaniel is tackling the course, we also meet the Clifton family's marvellous macaws and the rest of their animal whanau.||5-9 year olds|
|11.40am||Brain Busters||Kiwi kids compete in a series of increasingly tricky challenges involving maths, memory, spelling and more - working towards the ultimate test of smarts and stamina, the Brain Buster!||5–7 year olds|
|12.10pm||Middle Literacy: Michel Mulipola: Superhero secrets||Inspired by the work of Paul Mason and Michel Mulipola join Marissa and learn about creating characters, such as superheroes for your stories.||8-11 year olds|
|12.25pm||Middle Science: Biosecurity and our ngāhere||Join Shawn Cooper as he explores biosecurity measures needed to protect our native ngahere||8-11 year olds|
Lesson plans and other resources that teachers, kaiako and whānau can use to support Home Learning | Papa Kāinga TV programmes are available as part of the weekly schedules below.
Mauri Reo, Mauri Ora
For Mauri Reo, Mauri Ora visit the Māori Television website or the Kauwhata Reo website.
The Ministry of Education and Education Review Office have worked with a number of people and organisations to bring Home Learning | Papa Kāinga TV to the learners of Aotearoa New Zealand.
We are very grateful to our partners at TVNZ for their educational support of our children and young people.
We would also like to acknowledge the following organisations that had the capacity to support us in developing lesson plans while schools were closed:
|Organisation||Home Learning | Papa Kāinga TV|
|Cognition Education Ltd||Junior Projects|
|Education Technology||Junior / Middle Maths|
|Learning Solutions||Junior / Middle Literacy|
|Massey University||Junior / Middle Maths|
|Waikato University Te Whare Wānanga o Waikato
Science Learning Hub
|Junior / Middle Science|
|Vision Education||Junior / Middle Literacy|
|Dingle Foundation||Junior Wellbeing|
|Learning Matters – Carla McNeil||Junior Literacy|