Aotearoa New Zealand's Histories Curriculum

Find out more about Aotearoa New Zealand's Histories Curriculum.

Tuia Mātauranga


Tuia Mātauranga highlights local people, places, and events that have helped shape our nation. The histories of Aotearoa New Zealand have multiple perspectives, some are presented here for you to explore.

Te Kupenga: Stories of Aotearoa New Zealand


Find images and stories from the Alexander Turnbull Library to inspire student learning and understanding about Aotearoa New Zealand's histories and society from 1800s to 2020s.

He Meka! He Meka!


Kei roto i ‘He Meka! He Meka!’ ētahi kāri, he pātai, he pikitia, he meka hoki kei runga, hei toha ki te whānau me ngā hoa, hei whakakōrero hoki i te tangata mō ngā tatai kōrero o mua, mō te tuakiri, me te āmua.

‘He Meka! He Meka!’ is a set of questions, images, and facts to share with family and friends to prompt conversations about history, identity, and the future.

The Aotearoa History Show


Radio New Zealand's 10 minute animated Podcast Series for adults and kids.


National Library Services to Schools


Explore the National Library's Services to Schools.

BWB New Zealand History Collection


The BWB The New Zealand History Collection

The New Zealand History collection provides access to a range of resources on the history of New Zealand and its ongoing relevance today.

BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection


The BWB Treaty of Waitangi Collection

The Treaty of Waitangi collection provides access to a range of resources on the history of the Treaty of Waitangi and its ongoing relevance today.

Last updated 15 October 2022