Tot School: Space - Mrs. Plemons' Kindergarten
When planning out our Tot School calendar I have to tell you that I was not really as excited for some themes as others… I mean pumpkins, apples and Valentines, YES! Bring it on! But space, cars and dinosaurs aren’t exactly my jam. I’m a girl mom to 2 little pink tutu wearing cutie pies. […]
Common Maori Classroom Phrases Charts
23 common commands and 6 common questions are listed on this fantastic chart in both Te Reo and English. Ideal for introducing everyday Maori language into classrooms
Constellation Cards - Little Fish
These Constellation Cards are super easy to make and look really effective. They are a quick and simple activity for kids and make lovely Christmas cards. Or you could use them for any time of year really! What constellation design will you create? #homemadecards #constellations #christmascards #kidsactivities
New Zealand Crafts
With its interesting and unique birds and the rich culture of the Maoris, a New Zealand theme offers some fun craft possibilities for kids! We've got a collection of New Zealand craft ideas here which we hope will provide inspiration and ideas for all ages.
Ma is White print a New Zealand classic | Etsy
This traditional waiata (song) for children brings back fond memories to most of us Kiwis. High quality digital print on 300gsm white archival and acid free paper. Size: A4 (210mm x 297mm) Shipped with a cardboard backing, in a cellophane sleeve, within a hard ridged envelope. ** To keep updated,
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…
Koru Art – 4 Different Templates
The koru is a popular symbol in New Zealand. Here is a set of 4 different templates that can be used in a variety of ways .... you decide! The 4 Templates: ♦ Plain (koru only) ♦ Radiating lines behind koru ♦ Patchwork lines behind koru ♦ Radiating lines with patterns behind koru *** Refer to t...