Te Tiriti o Waitangi: The Treaty of Waitangi
Explore the history of Te Tiriti o Waitangi, New Zealand’s founding document, through storytelling, discussion, role play and digital technology.
- Year levels 1-8, maximum 30 students
- Terms 3 and 4, 2018
- Onsite and offsite
- Curriculum Links
Social Sciences: levels 1 - 6
Health and Physical Education: levels 1 - 4
- Related galleries and exhibitions
Te Ao Tūroa gallery, Te Tiriti o Waitangi exhibition, Scars on the Heart gallery, Not One Acre More!
Find out how this precious document came to be and why this sometimes controversial piece of parchment is part of our ongoing journey as a nation.
In this session students will discover Aotearoa as it was in 1840, the intentions of those who drafted and signed Te Tiriti, and what the Treaty means to us as modern New Zealanders.