The Premier Current Events Programme


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Current Events & Spelling Quiz

Our popular Quiz Events attract over 2,000 pupils from various regions across the South Island. The quizzes contain 10 exciting rounds across Current Events & Spelling, for more information and dates simply click below.

Quiz Information


Rugby Issue: Rugby World Cup in Japan

The 2019 Rugby World Cup takes place in Japan on 20 September. This issue will look at the major teams taking part in this World Cup, key players, rugby greats past and present and the emerging teams coming through in World Cup Rugby.

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Extra! Feature Topics

Extra! contains 16 pages of great content for your pupils, including seven pages of social science activities, current events quizzes, NZ and world mapping, and a focus on current issues.

2019 Topic List

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Short Story & Poetry Competition

The theme is open this year - so get your class thinking creatively for this one! Submit any short stories or poetry before Friday 27 September, 2019 and be into win one of our goody bags!

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