What are the main principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, and why is it still important today?
In this programme, students explore circumstances surrounding New Zealand prior to te Tiriti o Waitangi's creation. Students will also learn about the causes and effects of breaches to te Tiriti o Waitangi and how the Treaty lives on today.
Availability: All year
Learning areas and strands:
Social sciences – Understand how people define and seek human rights; Understand how the Treaty of Waitangi is responded to differently by people in different times and places.
Year levels: 9 – 10
Duration: 60 minutes
Cost per student: $6.50 (teachers and parent helpers are free)
Full programme information: Please read before attending this programme.
Te Tiriti o Waitangi: Our Treaty programme information (PDF, 64kB)
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