Author(s): Bruce Stevenson
Pasiﬁka is a voyage of inquiry learning for social studies students at Level 5 in the New Zealand Curriculum. This textbook contains a wide variety of resources for team processing and inquiry and reﬂects the authors own experience of living and teaching in Pasiﬁka communities in the Paciﬁc Islands and in New Zealand. Pasiﬁka is divided into three parts: - Pasiﬁka places and people sets the scene in the tropical islands of the Southwest Paciﬁc. - Pasiﬁka communities presents seven communities for research, each representing a different perspective. - New Zealand and Pasiﬁka examines the position of Pasiﬁka people living in New Zealand and explores the relationships and interactions between New Zealand and our Paciﬁc Island neighbours.