Kids’ Treaty Zone

Meet Whetū Marama and her Koro (grandfather) as they find out about Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

He aha to mea nui o te Ao
He tāngata, he tāngata, he tāngata.

Whetu: 'Tena koe Koro, the Treaty of Waitangi is a big kaupapa.' Koro: 'Ae moko - let’s find out a bit more about it.'

Treaty of Waitangi: history, background.  Local Treaty Information: arrival at Akaroa, South Island signings  Waitangi day: how does New Zealand observe and celebrate Waitangi Day? points of view.  Treaty Timeline: what happened before, negotiations and signing, what happened next. Treaties: what is a treaty? treaties around the world. Biculturalism: in New Zealand - law, languages, impacts in everyday life.

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