Histories books for schools and kura

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To promote Aotearoa New Zealand’s histories, the Ministry of Education are inviting schools and kura to order up to $200 of high-quality history books for their libraries.

These books aim to stimulate interest, discussion and engagement with Aotearoa New Zealand’s histories and principals/tumuaki can choose the books they want from a list of some recent publications.

Orders will open on Monday 24 May and close Friday 25 June and can be made from Down the Back of the Chair.

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This list is not comprehensive but provides a taste of some of the high-quality publications that are available in te reo Māori and in English.

Orders will be distributed from June. Schools that have not received their orders by the end of July can contact us at orders@thechair.minedu.govt.nz or on 0800 660 662.

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