7 Jul 2017

Comics used as teaching aids in south Auckland

From , 5:01 am on 7 July 2017

Cartoon characters are helping Pasifika children in Auckland learn about good health and improving their reading and writing skills at the same time.
The students were asked to come up with their own comic superheroes and a story on how to make changes to ensure communities are healthy.

Sara Vui-Talitu reports.

Mangere Bridge School students with the comic.

Deputy Principal of Mangere Bridge School, Emma Ala'alatoa-Dal with students holding the comics. Photo: RNZ/ Sara Vui-Talitu