Hilary's resources

This page has recent materials and links I have been involved in developing for teachers to support language learners:


Maintaining home languages: Ten tips for using your language at home


A strategy card designed for International Mother Language Day on behalf of the Community Languages Association of New Zealand (CLANZ).

  • Download the English version as an A5 pdf file here.
  • Download the English version as an A5 png file (suitable for Facebook) here.

CLANZ is organising the translation of the card into a number of languages, and anyone else who wishes to translate it into other languages is welcome to do so using these templates:

  • Download an A4 Word template for translating left-to-right scripts here.
  • Download an A4 Word template for translating right-to-left scripts here.

Please send me a copy of any translated copies to share.

Te Reo Māori  
Spanish  Vagahau Niue
Cantonese Mandarin
French Japanese
Tamil Tongan
Arabic Persian
Samoan Indonesian

Activities for non-English languages

An activity to make an emoji avatar with words in another language.

Download here (pdf, Word).

See here for Gamilaraay and Yuwaalaraay resources.

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