Find primary level learning areas and outcomes and curriculum links.

Unit title

  • Sunrise Track and Swamp Tracks, Ruahine Forest Park 

Learning areas

  • Science
  • Social sciences
  • Health and physical eduction

Learning outcomes 

  • Students will investigate the biodiversity associated with the Sunrise Track/ Swamp Track area.
  • Students will understand how people remember and record the past.
  • Students will gain knowledge of the human history of the Ruahine Sunrise Track/Swamp Track area.

Links to curriculum 

  • Science: Living World: Ecology, Evolution
  • Planet Earth & Beyond: Earth systems
  • Social sciences: Place and environment, Continuity and change
  • Health and PE: Personal health and physical development: Safety management


  • Levels 2-8

Geographical location for field trip 

  • Sunrise Track and Swamp Tracks, Ruahine Forest Park 

Unit or achievement standard 

  • N/A


  • Native bush
  • Animals
  • Plants
  • People

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