WW100 – New Zealand's First World War Centenary Programme ran from 2014 to 2019

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Teaching resource for Canterbury schools

Creating an education pack about the First World War for students years 7-10, focusing on the Canterbury region and Christchurch City Libraries resources. 

Gas mask and uniform, Pearce Family. Private collection, Kete Christchurch

This teaching resource aims to raise awareness of the impacts and causes of the First World War. It is focused on Canterbury and Christchurch’s involvement with the war from 1914-1919 and highlights some of the resources available through Christchurch City Libraries. This pack has been designed to be used with Years 7-10 students with information that could easily be adapted for older students.
More information about the resource is available on the Christchurch City Libraries' website, or you can download it directly (PDF, 61.3 MB)

This activity is being worked on from
February 2014
February 2015
Date added: 09 May 2014 | Last updated: 03 August 2015