TeAra: Encyclopedia of New Zealand
Age Range: All (As always, children will need parental guidance.)
Are you curious about New Zealand? At this website you can take a virtual field trip there by browsing a multi-media encyclopedia of New Zealand and learn all about it’s history, landscape, flora, fauna, people, industry, and culture.
When you get to the site, you’ll see some featured stories — just click on one and dive right into an illustrated tour of topics like mining, marine life, tribal life, natural wonders, and more.
Or, use the menu to “Browse the Encyclopedia” from A-Z or click on:
- Themes — Explore “The Bush,” discover the Maori tribe, take a quick virtual tour of “New Zealand in Brief,” see the people, places, and landscape of New Zealand.
- Topics — Learn about New Zealand’s art and culture, birds, climate and weather, disaster and hazards, economy, farming, geology, government, history, insects and spiders, mammals, plants and fungi, reptiles, sea life, sports, trees and forests and much more.
Within each individual theme or topic there are lots of subcategories of fascinating scope and detail. You could really spend hours virtually exploring this unusual and remarkable country. Bookmark this one, as there’s no way to see it all in just one visit.
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