Te Tiriti o Waitangi: Our Treaty 

Tino Rangatiratanga Flag, Maori 1998, Te Kawariki Group, Wellington. Purchased 1999. Te Papa
Tino Rangatiratanga Flag, Maori 1998, Te Kawariki Group, Wellington. Purchased 1999. Te Papa

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.

 

Programme information

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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