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Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand – Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is a comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society.

Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand – Te Ara – The Encyclopedia of New Zealand is a comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society.

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Pacific migrations A quick, easy summary Read the Full Story Exploring the Pacific The Pacific was the first ocean to be explored. But New Zealand’s isolated islands, in the cold south-western waters of this ocean, were the last to be settled. Migration eastwards across the vast expanse of water occurred over thousands of years. 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 Searching Index New Zealand (INNZ)Requesting INNZ articles from the National Library of New ZealandOther non-INNZ journal articlesGeneral notesContact us

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 access for New Zealand schools / no login required if on school network This page provides staff and students of New Zealand schools with access to the resources available through the Ministry of Education funded EPIC subscription listed by category. A-Z EPIC access for New Zealand schools is available by going to epic.org.nz/schools/a-z The EPIC resources are grouped in the following categories: Click on the product buttons to access the EPIC resource you are interested in searching. iwonderweather On 21 August in 1861, Dr. Charles Knight was appointed as the first Director of Meteorological Stations in New Zealand. This appointment marked the founding of the New Zealand Meteorological Service – the country’s oldest continuous scientific institution - with the aim of producing consistent climatic data for the whole colony by means of observatories in each province. This was followed by amalgamation with the Marine Department's storm warning service for shipping, and approval of the first official system of forecasting in 1879.

THOR HEYERDAHL EXPEDITIONS and ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE PACIFIC PEOPLES and Early Life Thor Heyerdahl is a world-renowned explorer and archaeologist. He was born in 1914, in Larvik, Norway. Papers Past Skip to content English | Māori Masthead of the Taranaki Herald 01 July 1865 Try out Papers Past beta 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. The programme has a major focus on the Social Sciences and History, but also covers an integrated curriculum aimed at all levels, utilising the broad range of the Treaty Grounds’ resources.

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