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Exercises and worksheets for highschool students.

New Zealand curriculum framework

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Worksheet contents

How to participate

Worksheet 22: Schools' guide to interaction between Parliament, government, the Judiciary and the media

Understanding government mechanisms and structures

Social organisation and processes theme

How to find your way around the power structure of Wellington.


Plan a visit to Wellington to present your case for a issue of local concern.

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See also:

What MPs do
Making the hard decisions


Find or compile lists of government services. Some places to start are:

  • The DecisionMaker Guidebook.
  • The New Zealand Government Directory.
  • The phone book