To support students and teachers during this difficult time our educators are offering fun, interactive curriculum-linked programmes in new ways. You can access our programmes online, as an outreach visit or in our museums.

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Esme, Tessa and Cat

Ko wai au?

Our amazing educator Tessa is sharing her journey exploring Te Ao Māori through our current exhibitions. You can choose to explore kowhaiwhai, mauri, whakapapa and create opportunities for tino rangatiratanga and tau utuutu. The Ko Wai Au? programmes are available ...

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Art Challenge

Art making is a wonderful way to process thoughts, feelings and experiences. These challenges are based on some of our past creative workshop sessions that were favourites with our tamariki. Some of our artist friends in Te Awakairangi have already ...

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Our wonderful educator Esme has used her design and illustration skills to create 'In my bubble' and 'Back in my day' Zine templates. These zines can help students to reflect and remember this moment in history that we are living ...

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Zoom Behind The Scenes at The Museum...

Our educator Cat loves listening to curious questions, wild imaginations and the stories of our students. Book a zoom meeting as a small whanau group or a whole class and let's go behind the scenes at the museum. This programme ...

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Nuku Tewhatewha: The Heart of The Dowse

Come and discover the secrets of this national treasure. As the sole remaining pillar from the Kīngitanga movement, Nuku Tewhatewha, has lessons for us all. Students will become experts on the pātaka, past and present, and be inspired to consider ...

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