This week's Kidsedchatnz is all about the New Zealand Flag. I thought this would be a cool topic as New Zealand is about to vote whether to change our current flag.
Before coming to the chat please watch the videos below.
If you want to learn a few new flags here is a fun game you can play! FLAG GAME
Q1. Why do countries have flags? Are they important?
Q2. What is the history of the New Zealand flag? How did it come about?
Q3. What do you think makes a good flag design? Why are these important?
Q4. What are the positives and negatives for changing the NZ flag?
Q5. What do you think of the new New Zealand Flag design? What do you like? What don't you like?
Q6. If you could vote would you vote to change the New Zealand flag or keep the flag? Why?
Q7. What is your favourite overseas flag? Why do you like it?
Q8. Does your school have a flag, symbol or mascot? Can you share it with us?
Q9. Fun Question! The first class that tweets the correct answer to this flag gets the Kidsedchatnz mascot sent to them!
Q10. Write a sentence, poem or short sentence using the following words: Cross Proud History
See you on Wednesday at 2pm!