English language readers are levelled for literacy instruction according to the Colour Wheel classification.
Emergent readers Magenta
Early readers Red Yellow Blue Green
Fluent readers Orange Turquoise Purple Gold
Ready to Read resources are online at Literacy Online: Instructional Series
Since 1907, the School Journal has been an important resource for children and teachers in New Zealand schools. It has a special focus on content directly relevant to the lives of students in Aotearoa New Zealand. The School Journal and other related resources such as the Junior Journal, Connected and the School Journal Story Library are instructional series published for the Ministry of Education and widely distributed to New Zealand schools. Copies from 2006 onwards are kept in the Teaching and Learning collection, some recent issues are also available online on TKI Literacy Online.