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New Zealand History

New Zealand History

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Index New Zealand: a guide for schools Index New Zealand (INNZ) is a great tool for staff and students wanting historical or up-to-date information from journals, magazines and newspapers on a wide range of subjects. INNZ can provide articles on the environment, science, agriculture, social research, the arts, book reviews, poems and short stories and much, much more. Contents epic / Homepage - Te Kete Ipurangi (TKI) Kia ora and welcome to EPIC. EPIC is a venture between New Zealand libraries and the Ministry of Education, giving schools free access to a worldwide range of electronic resources. Through EPIC schools can access databases containing thousands of international and New Zealand magazines, newspapers, biographies, substantial reference works, and images. EPIC lets you access up-to-date full text articles covering a huge range of subjects. What is available? EPIC resources are purchased on a subscription basis on behalf of all New Zealand schools.

Immigration to New Zealand - recent and historic Image: Polish refugee children arriving in Wellington, by John Pascoe, 1944. Alexander Turnbull Library. 1/2-003634-F We have selected these resources to support you when you need information relating to story of New Zealand immigration. Peoples from the Pacific, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Americas have all settled New Zealand, and contributed to our multicultural heritage. Legends — World-changing New Zealanders Featuring 40+ definitive short biographies of New Zealanders who have changed or benefitted the world in some way. Working from New Zealand and internationally, these scientists, artists, designers, inventors, warriors, and adventurers are inspiration for achievement. Please enjoy and be motivated.

NZEDGE Science/Tech 18 September 2015 Researchers Identify New Fossil Whale Species of New Zealand Papers Past Skip to content English | Māori Masthead of the Taranaki Herald 01 July 1865 Waitangi National Trust LEOTC at Waitangi Treaty Grounds The Waitangi National Trust in association with the Ministry of Education has developed an education programme available to schools visiting the Waitangi Treaty Grounds. It is offered under the Learning Experiences Outside the Classroom (LEOTC) programme. The aim of LEOTC is to complement and enrich the learning that students experience in the classroom. At the Treaty Grounds it supports and extends prior learning by engaging the students in discovering significant historical features here. Inventors and inventions image by SilverStack Inventors and Inventions Lists of inventors, their inventions and the date, organised by topic. Suggested level: intermediate,

epic / Homepage - Te Kete Ipurangi (TKI) Kia ora and welcome to EPIC. EPIC is a venture between New Zealand libraries and the Ministry of Education, giving schools free access to a worldwide range of electronic resources. Through EPIC schools can access databases containing thousands of international and New Zealand magazines, newspapers, biographies, substantial reference works, and images. EPIC lets you access up-to-date full text articles covering a huge range of subjects. What is available? EPIC resources are purchased on a subscription basis on behalf of all New Zealand schools.

Christchurch City Libraries When Pōtatau Te Wherowhero, Paramount chief of the Waikato tribes was announced as the first Māori King in 1858, the foundations were laid. All succeeding kings and the present-day king are the descendants of this Waikato chief. This page links to a selection of books and articles on Koroneihana, the coronation of the Māori Kings and Queen, and Kīngitanga. Inventors & Inventions ChCh City Libraries We have expanded and updated our list of inventors and their inventions and created some groupings to make it easier for you to find the information that you are looking for. All lists include the date of the invention or discovery. Lists compiled from Explore the the websites listed in our Internet gateway for kids - Science If you can’t find the answer here we suggest trying the books or similar titles located at 608 in the Dewey sequence or search our catalogue for inventors or inventions to see what is available around our libraries. World Book Inventions and discoveries

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