Activities and Projects
An Inquiry class for Year 10 students. The students will be encouraged to research and create a project on an aspect of the First World War.
Matariki Tu Rākau supports communities around New Zeland to plant trees together, creating living memorials 100 years after the First World War. Part of the One Billion Trees Programme.
An online resource telling a modern and accessible story about the New Zealand Division's role at the Western Front.
A new poetry anthology from Kāpiti Coast District Libraries’ second annual poetry contest – If You’re a Poet We Want to Know It.
Developing short publicly-accessible biographies of all South Cantabrians who served their country during the First World War, in order to record local stories and support commemorations.
Quick March was the official monthly publication of the New Zealand Returned Soldiers' Association between 1918 and 1923. Auckland Libraries are digitising it to make it available online.
Short films telling personal stories about New Zealanders affected by the First World War.
Part of the First World War centenary history programme, this printed overview of New Zealanders’ experiences on the Western Front was published in September 2016.
Spurred On is a compelling interactive documentary following New Zealand actor Dean O'Gorman to Passchendaele, the site of New Zealand's darkest day in the First World War.
Researching and documenting local involvement in the First World War to enrich the Coromandel Heritage Trust's existing website.
Creating a digital community resource to preserve stories surrounding the impact of the First World War on the Buller district.
A collections-driven exhibition project that explores New Zealanders’ objects related to the First World War from both overseas and the home front.