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Summer Reading Program: Universe of Stories (1)

It's time to start figuring out the details of summer reading. This is on my to-do list this week. I'm usually a little bit more ahea...

We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades. Play Based Learning, Kids Learning, Learning Stories, School Resources, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Art, Waitangi Day, Maori Words

Matariki Fact Recall

We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades. There are several hundred stars but only seven of them can be seen. Matariki is a traditional Maori New Year. Matariki is celebrated with education and sharing ideas. Matariki is a time for remembering people you've lost.

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Up, Up, and Away! 3D Student Kite Artwork Display

Kites always seem to make their way into early childhood curriculum at this time of year. After all, what embodies spring better than the classic high-flying toy? My students had to decorate a paper kite as their monthly family involvement project. We send something home once a month for them to decorate with their families, and then display the finished project at school. I love seeing the creativity that flows through their projects! I mentioned this to my husband, who, as it happens, is…

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage… Classroom Displays, Art Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Creative Activities, Preschool Activities, Creative Ideas, Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Kids Fun

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage feather and the teachers made one too, then we put them all together to make our cloak. This korowai is representative of all the children in our room. It was the central part of our wall display on Matariki this year.

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage… Classroom Displays, Art Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Creative Activities, Preschool Activities, Creative Ideas, Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Kids Fun

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage feather and the teachers made one too, then we put them all together to make our cloak. This korowai is representative of all the children in our room. It was the central part of our wall display on Matariki this year.

During the coldest time each year the Matariki star cluster comes rising up for… Projects For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Art Projects, Bring Up A Child, Food Art For Kids, Maori Art, Play Based Learning, Early Childhood Education, How To Introduce Yourself

Ko te whānau o Matariki: Matariki education resource 2015 - Part 2 | Te Papa’s Blog

During the coldest time each year the Matariki star cluster comes rising up for the first time in the eastern sky. This occurrence marks the beginning of an important time of year – the Māori New Year. In this series of blogs, Te Papa Education hopes to introduce you to each of the seven membersRead more

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New Zealand Maori Koru Art Lesson Plan: Multicultural Art and Craft Lessons for Kids

Kids can make their own Maori Koru designs.

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Masterpiece Monday & Art Around the World - Day #10 - Maori of New Zealand

Today for a Masterpiece Monday and Art Around the World two-fer, we're traveling to New Zealand to learn about the Māori people, who are the indigenous Polynesian peoples of New Zealand. They have a rich

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Lemon star cookies . It is crunchy, buttery and very very lemony !

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Make a Manu Tukutuku (kite) — Kids Greening Taupo | Learning Through Nature

Manu means both bird and kite, tukutuku refers to winding out the line. Kites were flown to celebrate the start of the Māori New Year, when Matariki (the Pleiades) appeared in the mid-winter night sky. You can make your own manu tukutuku using natural resources from your backyard. You co