Use our teaching resources to support students exploring issues — such as gender equality and cultural interaction — that relate to the 3 taonga in He Tohu:

  • He Whakaputanga — Declaration of Independence of the United Tribes of New Zealand
  • Te Tiriti o Waitangi — Treaty of Waitangi
  • Women's Suffrage Petition — Te Petihana Whakamana Pōti Wahine.

Our te reo Māori resources can be used to guide explorations of your community's history and relationship with He Whakaputanga and Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Book a school visit to the He Tohu exhibition in Wellington with a learning programme supported by pre- and post-visit resource booklets.

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resource items you might use in social inquiry.
Teaching resources Use our He Tohu teaching resources to help school students explore contemporary issues — such as gender equality and cultural interaction — related to He Whakaputanga, Te Tiriti o Waitangi, and the Women's Suffrage Petition.
Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Whangaroa.
He rauemi ako mā ngā kura reo Māori Mahia mai tēnei iPukapuka me ngā akoranga iTunes U hei āwhina tā koutou whakatewhatewha i ngā take nui o Te Whakaputanga, Te Tiriti o Waitangi me Te Pētihana Whakamana Pōti Wāhine.

Image of He Tohu sign and Dr Cliff Whiting's mural artwork Te Wehenga

School visits Book a class visit to explore the history and significance of the 3 taonga in the He Tohu exhibition at the National Library in Wellington.