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Starry Day Constellation Keychain Activity Kit Kids make constellations, view on the ceiling with a flashlight. Art & Science/AstronomyKids make constellations, view on the ceiling with a flashlight. Kid Science, Teaching Science, Science Experiments, Science Ideas, Science Space, Summer Science, Preschool Science, Elementary Science, Teaching Tools

Starry, Starry Day Constellation Keychain Activity Kit

We have created cardboard medallions with holes to represent each individual star in a constellation. When light shines through the medallion, the image of the constellation appears. Kids will love learning all about star constellations during the day with this keychain!

Stained Tissue Stars craft for kids. Hanging in a window, the stained tissue stars produces a dramatic effect. Even a four year old child can do this . Preschool Christmas, Christmas Activities, Christmas Crafts For Kids, Kids Christmas, Holiday Crafts, Christmas Decorations, Christmas Ornaments, Hanukkah Crafts, Vbs Crafts

Kids Crafts and Activities - Stained Tissue Stars

Stained Tissue Stars craft for kids. Hanging in a window, the stained tissue stars produces a dramatic effect. Even a four year old child can do this ...

Matariki star weaving at Hornby Art Ideas For Teens, Crafts For Teens, Arts And Crafts, Teen Crafts, Flax Weaving, International Craft, Food Art For Kids, Holiday Program, Nz Art

Matariki star weaving at Hornby

File Reference: 2007-06-Matariki-star-weaving-Hornby3 From the collection of Christchurch City Libraries

Matariki star weaving at Hornby Art Ideas For Teens, Crafts For Teens, Arts And Crafts, Teen Crafts, Flax Weaving, International Craft, Food Art For Kids, Holiday Program, Nz Art

Matariki star weaving at Hornby

File Reference: 2007-06-Matariki-star-weaving-Hornby3 From the collection of Christchurch City Libraries

Constellation Lacing Cards Melissa & Doug Toys Constellation Lacing Cards Looking for a fun and educational way to get your kids interested in learning about the constellations? Check out these fun DIY Constellation Lacing cards. Space Party, Space Theme, Space Activities, Preschool Activities, Montessori Kindergarten, Montessori Elementary, Constellation Craft, Constellation Activities, Space And Astronomy

Constellation Lacing Cards

Looking for a fun and educational way to get your kids interested in learning about the constellations? Check out these fun DIY Constellation Lacing cards.

Constellations & Astronomy for Kids Girl Scout Brownie Outdoor Adventurer Badge Idea This was an after school program that I put on for kids. (See all my kids' programs here! ) The post Constellations & Astronomy for Kids appeared first on Outdoor Ideas. Kid Science, Teaching Science, Earth Science, Science Activities, Science Projects, Science Experiments, Science Classroom, Science Education, Space Activities For Kids

Constellations & Astronomy for Kids

This was an after school program that I put on for kids. (See all my kids' programs here!) Basically, I love all things astronomy (here's another kids' craft and a storytime), so it was only a matter of time before I got an actual astronomer in here to talk about constellations. [Insert picture of Astronomer lecturer here...] Yeah, I forgot to take a picture. So you'll just have to believe me. Anyway, I was able to find a willing expert astronomer from our local astronomy club. He talked to…

How The Sun Rose: Waldorf Paper Window Star Tutorial & Giveaway You can use tissue paper, but in my experience, kite paper is best. Here is a simple window star tutorial: Crafts To Do, Craft Projects, Crafts For Kids, Projects To Try, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, Waldorf Crafts, Paper Stars, Window Art

Waldorf Paper Window Star Tutorial & Giveaway

Outside our window are muted hues where in another season would be vibrant colors. Last night I decided that I was simply tired of grey winter days. Out came a rainbow of kite paper and Tomas Berger's book Window Stars. After an evening of folding and gluing, and folding and gluing, we have COLOR! Paper stars are fun to make, and like our number wheel, they make beautiful geometric designs. If you look close near the blue and green stars, you can see that I hung crystals among the stars…

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Five for Friday

Spring break can not come soon enough! It was one of those weeks that went by in a flash! ~~~~~~~~~~~~ LOVE THAT POEM We usu...

Last year, all of the year five and six students made manu tukutuku to be shown at our annual Calf Club. The idea came from the book ‘Māori Art for Kids’ which you can find here. Food Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Waitangi Day, Kites Craft, Kites For Kids, Kite Making, Maori Designs, Maori Art

Manu Tukutuku- Kites

Last year, all of the year five and six students made manu tukutuku to be shown at our annual Calf Club. The idea came from the book ‘Māori Art for Kids’ which you can find here. Here…

Library Displays: Matariki - Maori New Year Library Book Displays, Classroom Displays, Library Ideas, Food Art For Kids, Preschool Bulletin Boards, Maori Art, Elementary Library, Kiwiana, Early Childhood Education

Matariki - Maori New Year

By Jacqueline Gardner-Cook & Courtney Newman Two of our students created this display for Matariki, we love Jacqueline's painting! I attached some stars onto a boring black post and now we are ready to celebrate Maori New Year! If you don't know much about Matariki you can find some details here: Ko te whānau o Matariki: Matariki Education Resource - Te Papa: The Museum of New Zealand

Here is a story on how Matariki came to be. Lessons For Kids, Art Lessons, Maori Songs, Maori Legends, Waitangi Day, School Plan, Maori Art, Kids Zone, Classroom Inspiration

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to ] Great to own a Ray-Ban sunglasses as summer gift.These are great constellation cards with information on the back. Cool site, too - lots of astronomy and earth science activities for kids. Love finding other STEM sites! Earth Science Activities, Earth And Space Science, Science Projects, Science Experiments, Space Activities, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Space Classroom, Elementary Teaching

Printables

For more lesson plans & activities, visit this page! Constellation Cards These Constellation Cards can be printed and enjoyed over and over again with your family. They will be available free-of-charge throughout the summer. The cards are a great way to encourage your kids in their love ...