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Night Sensory Bag Our Preschool Study of the Stars continues with constellation-inspired sensory play. The Constellation Sensory Bag is a great way to provide hands on learning about the night sky, perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. A great fine motor Space Preschool, Preschool Science, Toddler Preschool, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Space Theme Preschool, Preschool Learning, Space Activities For Preschoolers, Preschool Camping Theme

Starry Night Sensory Bag

We love sensory bags at our house. Ever since I made our first sensory bag, Jumbled Snowman, over a year ago, they are always a guaranteed hit. It is a great way to provide hands on play for toddlers and preschoolers. So of course our Study of the Stars would not be…

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6 Matariki Star Crafts - diy Thought

Today we have found 6 Matariki star crafts. Matariki also called the Pleiades is a group of stars which signals the Māori New Year which is commonly celebrated in New Zealand. The group of starts rises in New Zealand’s midwinter during June. In recent years Matariki has become a way to celebrate Maori culture and brings together all […]

Matariki Biscuits straight out of the oven None of the ingredients in the batch of Matariki Biscuits I baked last Friday were avai. New Zealand Food And Drink, Waitangi Day, Juice Flavors, Ground Almonds, Vanilla Essence, Cooking With Kids, Tray Bakes, Biscuits, Crafts For Kids
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Matariki Biscuits

Matariki Biscuits straight out of the oven None of the ingredients in the batch of Matariki Biscuits I baked last Friday were available to Maori when they first began celebrating Matariki in Aotearoa. Given the damage that too much butter, sugar and white flour have done to the health of Kiwis of all ethnicities since then, this was probably a good thing. However if baked as a once-a-year treat a batch of these biscuits will not hurt anyone, and may even bring joy to those who like…

Star matching game designed for Matariki Early Childhood Centre, Early Childhood Activities, Early Childhood Education, Preschool Classroom Layout, Classroom Themes, Classroom Design, Easter Activities For Toddlers, Preschool Activities, Group Activities
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Matariki Star Matching Game

This Matariki Star game is great for your kids to play in groups or independently and helps with their ability to match things and improves their memory skills.

Galactic Starveyors Popsicle Stick Star Craft that is easy and simple to make. Make premade for preschoolers to decorate while older kids can make their own Vbs Crafts, Church Crafts, Camping Crafts, Arts And Crafts, Popsicle Stick Crafts, Popsicle Sticks, Craft Stick Crafts, Craft Ideas, Do It Yourself Crafts
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Galactic Starveyors Popsicle Stick Star Craft Rebecca Autry Creations

Galactic Starveyors Popsicle Stick Star Craft that is easy and simple to make. Make premade for preschoolers to decorate while older kids can make their own

One of the things I've missed doing in the last three years before I began my current position, was learning about Matariki with my very own. Toddler Crafts, Preschool Activities, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Feather Template, Bird Outline, Weaving For Kids, Food Art For Kids, Paper Weaving
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Matariki Art Overload!

One of the things I've missed doing in the last three years before I began my current position, was learning about Matariki with my very own class. Last year and the year before I got to do a bit with classes I was relieving in. I've blogged previously about Matariki. Matariki - an overview of a unit of work from 2012 when I had a Year 5-8 class. Matariki Art from 2016 when I was relieving in a couple of Year 5/6 classes. A touch of Matariki for 2017 when I relieved in a Y3/4 last year…

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Matariki Māori Art

This simple art lesson will leave you and everyone else impressed! It is always a popular lesson and with the added Matariki star poupou pictures its a great activity to add variety to your Matariki celebrations. Download the resource now - or, join Te Reo Club and have unlimited access to heaps of great resources like this! ---> tereoclub.co.nz Firstly, look at the Matariki pou and talk about what symbols are in the picture. Which star could they represent? After looking at the whetū and…

Magnetic Matariki story to engage your learners and further their understanding of the truncated name for Matariki. "Ngā Mata o te Ariki Tāwhirimātea" The Eyes of the God Tāwhirimātea. Toddler Art, Toddler Preschool, Toddler Activities, Reading Comprehension Grade 1, Sisters Images, Learning Stories, Maori Art, Classroom Environment, Blackbird

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Kia Ora! I am on a MISSION to have te reo Māori spoken in every classroom in Aotearoa. This pae tukutuku (website) is to tautoko those many kaiako who are both teaching and learning te

Easy Paper Kite for Kids: This Instructable will show you how to make a simple, easy-to-make, easy-to-fly, paper kite that is great for kids.

Easy Paper Kite for Kids

Easy Paper Kite for Kids: This Instructable will show you how to make a simple, easy-to-make, easy-to-fly, paper kite that is great for kids.

The star family of Matariki – teaching resource Ko te whānau o Matariki - TE PAPA Star Family, Star Cluster, Play Based Learning, Teaching Resources, Lesson Plans, Classroom, Activities, Marketing, How To Plan
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The star family of Matariki – teaching resource

This three-part resource looks at the seven stars that make up the Matariki star cluster, as well as related personalities.

The celebration of Matariki, the Māori New Year, has grown in popularity in recent years. Read on to learn 5 ways to introduce Matariki in your classroom. Small Group Reading, Shared Reading, Explanation Writing, Leveled Readers, Ministry Of Education, University Professor, Stars Craft, Anzac Day, Resource Room
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5 Ways to Introduce Matariki | Top Teaching Tasks

The celebration of Matariki, the Māori New Year, has grown in popularity in recent years. Read on to learn 5 ways to introduce Matariki in your classroom.

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Star Pre-Writing Activities for Preschoolers - Toddler Approved

I cannot believe that we are already in Week 6 of our Weekly Virtual Book Club for Kids! Last week we had way too much fun with spiders. We even went tarantula hunting and we also created sparkly spider webs and a spider sticky wall. This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. This week is night-themedContinue Reading