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NZPETeachercast Episode 10 – Authentic learning through a Sport Ed model

In the 10th episode of the NZPETeachercast we have Andrew O’neill from Middleton Grange School. I met Andrew at PENZ conference earlier in the year and we bumped into each other again at the PENZ Inspired Leadership Programme here in Wellington. Andrew and his team are having huge success using a Sport Education approach with …

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Failed Newton’s law of Inertia experiment – or was it??

After a flipped video looking at inertia, I decided to get the class to participate in a small experiment testing Newton’s first law. In an ideal world, I wanted the plate to be whipped away in a straight line. This would have demonstrated that with no other external force acting upon the egg (besides gravity), …

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