Virtual field trips: Pukeahu National War Memorial Park
Four virtual field trips let New Zealand school students experience the development of Wellington's Arras Tunnel and Pukeahu National War Memorial Park. This board collects images, videos and links related to those trips. For more information: http://education.nzta.govt.nz/field-trips/memorial-park
This Storify article shows the development of Pukeahu National War Memorial Park in Wellington. The article includes videos from the four Learnz virtual field trips held for New Zealand schools, as well as other sources of information.
Four virtual field trips were held at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park, Wellington. Teachers can now get the full story of the park with links to many resources to support curriculum delivery. The Memorial Park web pages include a 4-page PDF that summarises the development of Arras Tunnel and the park with links to Learnz videos. More details and media are in two Storify articles. Plus examples of student work and links to more resources.
Here are further background documents and links about the development of Pukeahu National Memorial Park. The story of the park could be explored in the classroom through many lenses: national history and local history, engagement with community and development of urban space, archaeology, culture, values and technology.