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


Money Issue: Financial Literacy

Teaching financial literacy in schools is becoming more and more important, ensuring that your pupils are off to a great start with financial knowledge and literacy will ensure that they are well equipped for adult life. Order before April 26!

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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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Extra! Resources

A Full Membership subscription enables your school to have access to great Extra! resources, such as ODT digital archives, lesson plans, Extra! certificates and a copy of the ODT delivered daily (delivery areas only).

Sample of the Lesson Plan


Today’s students.
Tomorrow’s leaders.