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About | iwonderweather

About | iwonderweather | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
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For the quirkier student a web-site about how the weather has influenced New Zealand History!

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Queenstown Historical Society

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Use the index (authors and subjects in alphabetical order) to search for relevant copies of the Queenstown Courier and download articles in PDF. This is a really great source of information about the history of Queenstown.

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NZHistory, New Zealand history online

NZHistory, New Zealand history online | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
New Zealand history website produced by professional historians for a general audience.
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Content is specific to New Zealand but gives excellent links to other sites and has both images and 'sound bites' in addition to conventional text.

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Auckland War Memorial Museum tells the story of New Zealand, from our unique flora and fauna and our history at war, to our priceless collection of Maori and Pacific treasures. - Auckland Museum Ne...

Auckland War Memorial Museum tells the story of New Zealand, from our unique flora and fauna and our history at war, to our priceless collection of Maori and Pacific treasures. - Auckland Museum Ne... | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
Auckland War Memorial Museum tells the story of New Zealand, from our unique flora and fauna and our history at war, to our priceless collection of Maori and Pacific treasures.
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New Zealand Cartoon Archive

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The New Zealand Cartoon Archive's primary role is to collect and make publicly available New Zealand editorial cartoons, see the Archive's latest exhibition online here!
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Collections | National Library of New Zealand

Collections | National Library of New Zealand | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
Material held by the National Library and the Alexander Turnbull Library. Books, photos, maps, drawings, paintings, music, video, and more.
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Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand – a comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society.

Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand – a comprehensive guide to our peoples, natural environment, history, culture, economy and society. | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
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epic / Homepage - Te Kete Ipurangi (TKI)

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This link will give you access to a number of search engines but requires that you use the Wakatipu user name and password.

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Wakatipu Home

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SUGGESTED TOPICS (number of students who have taken resources from the school library)

 

1837 New Zealand Company, Colonisation

1840 Treaty of Waitangi

1881 Parihaka

Ireland from famine to 1923

1860's Central Otago Gold

1886 Tarawera eruption

New Zealand Railways (1)

1891 Women's right to vote (3)

1912 Waihi Miners Strike (1)

1918 Influenza epidemic

1929 Depression (1)

World War I

Conscientious objectors

Role of women during wartime (3)

1931 Napier Earthquake

1939 Munich Crisis

World War II

Maori Battalion (1)

Featherston POW camp

Eugenics (with reference to concentration camps) (1)

Propaganda (2)

1941 Pearl Harbour

1945 Hiroshima (5)

Mental Health (2)

1950 Korean War (3)

1951 Waterfront dispute

1954 Vietnam War (5)

1960's Social Changes (1)

Afghanistan/Iran/Iraq (2)

1975 Maori land marches

1978 Bastion Point

1979 Think Big

1979 Mt Erebus plane crash

1981 Springbok tour (3)

1982 Falklands war (1)

1995 Wanganui, Moutoa Gardens

1984 Anti-nuclear stance (2)

1984 Election (1)

1985 Rainbow Warrior (2)

1987 Cartwright Cancer  enquiry (1)

2001 September 11 (1)

2011 Christchurch earthquake

 

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Avoid Plagiarism - Cite Your Sources

Plagiarism is when you copy or use someone else's words or ideas and pass them off as your own. It is a form of cheating which involves "stealing" information and then "lying" by pretending you...
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Home - Torpedo Bay Navy Museum

Home - Torpedo Bay Navy Museum | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
Housed in a 19th Century submarine mining station, the Torpedo Bay Navy Museum showcases the rich history of the Royal New Zealand Navy.
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Copyright Council of New Zealand

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Make sure that you are not violating copyright laws when you photocopy/replicate information and images.

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APA Referencing Style Guide (6th edition)

The University of Waikato Library's APA reference style online guide 6th edition 2012
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Use this guide to ensure that you have referenced all your sources of information correctly.

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Home | National Library of New Zealand

Home | National Library of New Zealand | Wakatipu High History | Scoop.it
The National Library and Alexander Turnbull Library are here to help you access and use the collective knowledge of New Zealand.
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The school library can borrow titles for you from the National Library which takes about 5 working days. This site is also a source of images which you are free to use.

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Index New Zealand

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Search here for publications related to your topic then request copies to be sent to you. This can be done either online or through the school library.

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