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New Release: All are welcome

16 Apr 2021

Follow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is welcomed with open arms. A school where kids in patkas, hijabs, and yamulkes play side-by-side with friends in baseball caps. A school where students grow and learn from each other's traditions and the whole community gathers to celebrate the Lunar New Year.

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New Release: Ruby's Worry

09 Apr 2021

Ruby loves being Ruby. Until, one day, she finds a worry. At first, it's not such a big worry, and that's all right, but then it starts to grow. It gets bigger and bigger every day and it makes Ruby sad. How can Ruby get rid of it and feel like herself again? ...

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New Release: Nee Naw the Little Fire Engine

01 Apr 2021

NEE NAW! I'm happy I'm me. Get your siren going and sing along with a FFFTTT PLOP BANG as Nee Naw, the little fire engine, saves the day. Presented in NZSL.

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New Release: Rugby 1 2 3

26 Mar 2021

It's GAME ON! Join the rugby ruckus, boots and all, and have fun with rugby 1-2-3 in English and Maori. Presented in NZSL.

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New Release: Stanley Paste

17 Mar 2021

Stanley Paste is small. Really small. And he hates it. But when a new girl arrives at school, Stanley learns that perhaps being small is not so bad after all. Presented in NZSL.

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New Release: We're off to find a kiwi

12 Mar 2021

Louie and his big sister set off to find a kiwi. Along the way, they seek help from a tui, a sheep, and a kea, but it's little Louie who works out where the kiwi might be hiding. Louie and his big sister set off to find a kiwi. Presented in NZSL.

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New Release: 10 Greedy Goats in NZSL

05 Mar 2021

A kiwi take on the traditional song Ten Green Bottles, presented in NZSL.

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New Release: Watch out for the Weka in NZSL

26 Feb 2021

While Alf, the DOC hut warden, is taking a swim, a curious weka steals his precious watch. He must get it back. That evening, Alf thinks up a cunning plan and eventually recovers his watch while also discovering the weka's treasure pile.

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Tuatara and the Skink - Avatar Book NZSL

29 Jul 2020

The story of the Tortoise and the Hare, retold with a New Zealand twist in NZSL! A slow native tuatara and a quick little skink are pitted against each other…. Watch the story and discover who really won the race!

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The Very Cranky Bear - NZSL Avatar Book, it’s completely free!

16 Jul 2020

We have some very exciting news: Kara and Deaf Education are releasing a second book, you can access it on TuriTV - https://turitv.ezystream.com.

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