Kiwi of the Week

  • John McKenzie

    McKenzie's early memory of evicted crofters shaped his whole life's philosophy and his land-reform work in the Liberal government of the 1890s.

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  • Tēnā koutou. Last time I spoke a little about the 1893 Electoral Act which saw New Zealand become the first self-governing country in the world in which all women had the right to vote in parliamentary elections. Women were able to vote… read more

Junior social studies and history

Activities and material particularly relevant to primary schools and Levels 4 and 5 of the social studies curriculum

NCEA Level 1 history

Activities and material relevant to Level 1 NCEA history

NCEA Level 3 history

Activities and material relevant to Level 3 NCEA history

Links and resources

'How to' guides and 'brain food' about the latest in research and thinking on teaching history.

First World War centenary

Activities for teachers and students working on First World War topics

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