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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. EPIC resources are purchased annually through the EPIC consortium on a subscription basis by the Ministry of Education for access by all New Zealand schools. What is available? Through EPIC schools can access databases containing curriculum related content from thousands of up-to-date, full text international and New Zealand magazines, newspapers, biographies, substantial reference works, images, e-books, multi-media resources and much more. Visit the Databases page for descriptions of the resources, and to filter by learning area and school level. How do I access EPIC? Use the links below (and from the Databases page) to access the EPIC resource that you are interested in searching. For EPIC school login queries email: epic@epic.org.nz Who can use EPIC? Where can I find more information?

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Papers Past Skip to content English | Māori Masthead of the Taranaki Herald 01 July 1865 BBC - Newsround - Search results for child poverty Use the Search Box above to find what you are looking for. 20 February 2013 'One in five' children in poverty across UKOne in five children across the UK is living in poverty, new figures suggest. The End Child Poverty campaign, made up of more than 100 charities, has created a map of child poverty. 29 May 2012 Child poverty 'could get worse', says charityCuts by the government could make UK child poverty worse, says the charity Unicef.. The UK has a target to end all child poverty by the year 2020. 9 April 2012 Schoolchildren win award for poverty videoSome of the pupils said that before they made the film, they thought child poverty only affected. 10 January 2012 Chat: Has your family had to change its spending?

Complementary and alternative medicine glossary Here are some of the more popular alternative medicine terms. For more information about these treatments try the The Gale encyclopedia of alternative medicine , Jacqueline L. Longe, project editor. 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.

John F. Kennedy assassinated - Nov 22, 1963 John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, is assassinated while traveling through Dallas, Texas, in an open-top convertible. First lady Jacqueline Kennedy rarely accompanied her husband on political outings, but she was beside him, along with Texas Governor John Connally and his wife, for a 10-mile motorcade through the streets of downtown Dallas on November 22. Sitting in a Lincoln convertible, the Kennedys and Connallys waved at the large and enthusiastic crowds gathered along the parade route. As their vehicle passed the Texas School Book Depository Building at 12:30 p.m., Lee Harvey Oswald allegedly fired three shots from the sixth floor, fatally wounding President Kennedy and seriously injuring Governor Connally. Kennedy was pronounced dead 30 minutes later at Dallas’ Parkland Hospital.

One step closer to unravelling child poverty - Growing Up in New Zealand More than half of New Zealand mothers experience some level of hardship between late pregnancy and when their child is 9 months old and many parents have to cope with a drop in family income after having children. These are two of the results from a new policy brief by child development study Growing Up in New Zealand which follows the lives of almost 7000 children from before birth into adulthood. The brief provides a snapshot on the economic, physical, social, and human resources available to New Zealand children in their first two years of life, and explains how these inter-related measures can be used to provide population-relevant and context-specific insights into developing innovative solutions to reduce child poverty. The information comes in the week leading up to Children’s Day on 1 March which will be celebrated under the theme ‘Treasure our Children’.

Understanding Differences Between Holistic, Alternative, and Complementary Medicine The terms holistic medicine, alternative medicine and complementary medicine have often been used interchangeably. In fact, alternative medicine and complementary medicine are different and holistic medicine is a term which tends to embrace the larger definition of a system of treatment and practitioners who do not work within the system of conventional medicine. A more precise definition of the term is that holism is a philosophy that believes in treating the whole person and in the integration of mind, body and spirit. Holism promotes the belief that these three elements of a human being must be treated together in order to achieve any notion of ‘healing,’ rather than simply treating a person for a specific illness or injury.

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.

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There are a number of databases within EPIC that you can search on to find useful information about child poverty. Global issues in context Australia NZ reference centre limit your search to articles from 2014 MasterFile Premier - limit to 2014, full text, and magazines General OneFile - videos 65 Student resources in context - includes a wide range of multimedia content by curation12 Apr 2

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