A Waka Odyssey

Teacher Resource Kit

14 December 2017


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NZ Festival Waka Odyssey Teachers Resource Kit
These teaching resources are inspired by the 2018 New Zealand Festival A Waka Odyssey, an epic week-long celebration of our shared voyaging past, and Pacific future. 
There is an emphasis and focus on an individual's personal journey to Aotearoa, because we all have a story to tell ...


A Waka Odyssey Teacher Resource Kit

This Teacher Resource Kit consists of two parts: 

The Teacher Guide is designed to work online and every underlined word is a link to awesome stuff (including articles, videos, music and infographics). A Fact Sheet poster complements the Teacher Guide and is designed to make your classroom walls beautiful. Both in English and Te Reo.


Download A Waka Odyssey Teacher Resource Kit (8MB)

Download Voyager Flash Cards (9MB)


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A Waka Odyssey is supported by New Zealand Major Events, the Wellington Regional Amenities Fund , NZ Māori Tourism, Creative New Zealand and New Zealand Community Trust. The education programme is supported by New Zealand National Commission for UNESCO.