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:

  • Treaty of Waitangi — Te Tiriti o Waitangi
  • Declaration of Independence — He Whakaputanga
  • 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 these social inquiry resources to support young people as they explore contemporary issues related to the documents in He Tohu.
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.