Postcards from Waitangi and Family Treasures

In school assembly, Rm 10 presented their postcards about the signing of the Treaty of Waitangi. They imagined what it would have been like to go to the signing. They also spoke te reo maori in their problem solving skit. Rm 6 shared their family treasures and talked about the culture of their families.

Patai about te Tiriti o Waitangi

Here are our questions about the Treaty of Waitangi

Ruma Wha (Rm 4) Vashti

What skin was the Treaty made from?
Who signed it- Male/Female/both?
What Rangitiratanga/chiefs signed it?
How many people signed? Same amount of Maori as Pakeha?
Why did they sign it?
Where was it signed?
What part of Aotearoa or Iwi were the chiefs from?
What were the chiefs’ names?
Why didn’t some chiefs sign?
How many countries were protesting?
What did they use to sign it?