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Wahine disaster 1968

The Wahine was a ferry that ran between Lyttelton and Wellington. In 1968, it sank just off the coast of Wellington. Over fifty people died, making it one of... Entry last updated: 10/10/17

Mathematics (junior)

Maths (short for mathematics) is all about numbers and how you can learn to use them to solve problems in everyday life. Entry last updated: 10/10/17

Health and well-being (hauora)

Health and well-being are important aspects in our life. Hauora is a Māori view of health unique to New Zealand, and covers the physical, mental, social and ... Entry last updated: 10/10/17

Erebus disaster 1979

The Erebus disaster is considered New Zealand's worst air accident. On 28 November 1979, Air New Zealand flight TE901 crashed on the slopes of Mount Erebus d... Entry last updated: 15/11/17

Pets (junior)

Pets are animals that people keep for company and enjoyment. There are many different types of pet animals, and it's important to know how to care for them. Entry last updated: 15/11/17

Victorian era

The Victorian era is the period when Queen Victoria was Queen of England. Her reign began on 20 June 1837 and ended when she died on 22 January 1901. Daily l... Entry last updated: 17/11/17

Rugby

Rugby is a team sport that is played on a field, using an oval ball. The ball can be kicked or thrown between players, and teams score points by kicking the ... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Jean Batten (1909 - 1982)

Jean Batten was an early New Zealand aviator. Gaining her pilot licence in 1930, she went on to break multiple records for fastest solo flights. She was famo... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Inca civilisation

The Inca Empire stretched across the central Andes region of South America, with the capital city of Cuzco located in modern-day Peru. The Incas were famous ... Entry last updated: 22/11/17

Holidays (New Zealand)

In New Zealand we have a number of different holidays throughout the year as well as school holidays. Some holidays are for particular regions (provincial ho... Entry last updated: 22/11/17
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