Social studies: Years 1–10
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Welcome to the social studies area, supporting the teaching and learning of social studies in years 1–10 with curriculum, teaching and learning.
Achievement objectives for social studies at levels 1-5 integrate concepts from one or more of four conceptual strands.
Learning based on the level 1-5 social studies achievement objectives establishes a foundation for the separate social science disciplines offered in the senior secondary school.
The national curriculum includes:
Find out more about year 1-10 social studies in the New Zealand Curriculumhere.
Resources and tools for social studies teaching, including: