For teachers

For teachers

These free Teacher Notes connect the history to the secondary school curriculum - and include details on which levels, achievement standards, and activities may be suitable for each book. We will add Teacher Notes for other titles, as they become available. 

Read more about the Books in School Libraries programme.

Teacher Notes for The 9th Floor
Teacher Notes for An Illustrated History of the Treaty of Waitangi
Teacher Notes for Being Chinese
Teacher Notes for Beyond the Imperial Frontier

Teacher Notes for The Big Smoke (General)

Teacher Notes for The Big Smoke (History)

Teacher Notes for Born to a Changing World
Teacher Notes for Child Poverty in New Zealand
Teacher Notes for A Controversial Churchman
Teacher Notes for Dancing on Our Bones
Teacher Notes for Encircled Lands
Teacher Notes for The Great War
Teacher Notes for He Whakaputanga
Teacher Notes for A History of New Zealand Women
General Notes for A History of New Zealand Women
Teacher Notes for I Have in My Arms Both Ways
Teacher Notes for I Shall Not Die
Teacher Notes for Inequality
Teacher Notes for In/visible Sight
Teacher Notes for The Legacy of Guilt
Teacher Notes for Matiatia
Teacher Notes for Migrant Journeys
Teacher Notes for Mihaia
Teacher Notes for Ngā Mōrehu
Teacher Notes for Panguru and the City
Teacher Notes for Redemption Songs
Teacher Notes for The Story of a Treaty
Teacher Notes for Stories without End
Teacher Notes for Strong Beautiful and Modern
Teacher Notes for Te Kerikeri
Teacher Notes for Te Tiriti o Waitangi
Teacher Notes for The Treaty of Waitangi
Teacher Notes for Treaty of Waitangi Settlements
Teacher Notes for Tuai
Teacher Notes for An Unsettled History
Teacher Notes for Webs of Empire
Teacher Notes for The Women's Suffrage Petition
Teacher Notes for Workers in the Margins

Teacher Notes to BWB Texts

Teacher Notes to The Child Poverty Debate
Teacher Notes to Christchurch Ruptures
Teacher Notes to Growing Apart
Teacher Notes to The Inequality Debate
Teacher Notes to The Piketty Phenomenon
Teacher Notes to Playing for Both Sides
Teacher Notes to Polluted Inheritance
Teacher Notes to Thorndon
Teacher Notes to Three Cities
Teacher Notes to Time of Useful Consciousness
Teacher Notes to Towards a Warmer World
Teacher Notes to Wealth and New Zealand