Ara Pounamu: Pounamu Pathways
Discover the story of pounamu, its origins in Te Tai o Poutini, its significance to Ngāi Tahu and its place in our national identity.
Featuring pounamu treasures from the collection of the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa and Canterbury Museum.
Learning Areas and Strands: Social Sciences – Identity, Culture and Organisation, Place and Environment, Economic World
Duration: 1.5 hours
Suitable for: Year 1 - 13, maximum 30 students
Availability: 11 February 2019 – 31 May 2019
Cost: Free, koha appreciated
The Education Programme
Guided by our educators, your students will:
Guided by our self-directed trail-based activity, your students will:
This programme can be tailored to meet the needs of your students
Download a copy of our RAM document here
List image: Pekapeka (pendant). Gift of Robert Coddington, 2007. Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa (ME023849)