E Books

The eBook resources are a set of electronic stories and articles with embedded audio. These eBooks can be used on tablets, laptops, and computers or other devices, such as a data projector.

Level 1

The Level 1 books can be used for reading to/with/by students who are in Early Primary (Years 1 to 3 or Levels 1 to 3).

Level 2

The Level 2 books can be used for reading to/with/by students who are in Middle Primary (Years 4 to 6 or Levels 4 to 6).

  • Do You Know Me?

    TOK E Ke Iloa Au

    These fish poems, composed at Matiti School, provide clues, setting up puzzles for the reader to solve. The illustrations provide further clues. The solutions are on the inside back cover.

  • The Sprouting Coconut That Wouldn’t Budge

    TOK Ko Te Uto Tu Mau

    This humourous short play adapts the traditional Russian folktale “The Giant Turnip”, by Alexander Nikolayevich Afanasyev in the 1850s, to a Tokelau setting. Kakai

Level 3

The Level 3 books can be used for reading to/with/by students who are in Late Primary (Year 7 to 8 or Level 7 to 8).

  • Whale Shark

    Whale Shark SB

    In 2018, a young whale shark was discovered in the lagoon at Nukunonu. The community invited Australian scientists Brad Norman and Samantha Reynolds to come to Nukunonu to help the community find out more about the whale shark. This non-fiction big book is available in both English and gagana Tokelau. Science

  • The Legend of Tokalalaga

    TOK Ko Te Kakai O Tokalalaga

    This is a retelling of the traditional story of Tokalalaga. Kakai

  • Accidental Plastics

    TOK Volu

    From your toothbrush to a plastic bowl, plastic products are absolutely everywhere. It’s difficult to imagine life without these synthetic compounds. Science and technology

  • Blessings from the Sea

    TOK Manuia

    Nukunonu’s marine environment contains numerous species that we depend on for food. They are a blessing that supports us on our atoll, so we need to be cautious when it comes to the commercialisation of our exclusive economic zone. Science

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Level 4

The Level 4 books can be used for reading to/with/by students who are at Secondary (Years 9 to 11 or Level 9 to 11).

  • Lighting the Way with Solar Energy

    17746 Tokelau Ko te Fakamainaga o te Auala

    When Tokelau decided to switch to renewable energy, people thought critically about the options. They decided that solar energy could be a cost-effective option well-suited to Tokelau’s climate. Over four thousand solar panels were installed, making Tokelau the first nation in the world to convert to 100 percent renewable energy. Technology

  • Fagatua Tokelau

    TOK Fagatua Tokelau

    In this non-fiction book, the Tokelau wrestler Ilai Isopo Elekana Manū introduces students to the traditional Tokelau sport of fagatua.

  • Coral Bleaching and Ocean Acidification

    TOK Akau Matafi

    This article explores the concepts of coral bleaching and ocean acidification. It reports on an underwater invesitgation in Nukunonu that looked into coral resilience in the lagoon and on the ocean side. The data the research team gathered established a baseline for ongoing monitoring. Science and technology

  • Rainwater Harvesting

    TOK Fakataliga

    Our survival here on our atolls depends on rainwater harvesting. This article explores some of the technology that is involved. Technology

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