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
Opening and closing Karakia
The Treaty of Waitangi is an inherent part of our practice where Tikanga and te reo are woven into the fabric of our day...here are our karakia to open and close the day.
Maori Taonga - Maori Jewellery Reference by Hapuka on DeviantArt
Haere Mai (Welcome Everyone!), feel free to use this as reference for any Maori carvings you may be interested in doing. You can also combine different ... Maori Taonga - Maori Jewellery Reference
Maori Bookmarks to Make and Colour
A big shout out to Renee who leads a Canadian Girl Guide Brownie group. I'm really sorry these got here late - but here they are nonetheless. A mock-up of what they might look like. You can make them plain (one-sided).... Maori Bookmark Page 1 ...or make them double-sided... Just print and cut lengthwise as shown in the mock-up. Maori Bookmark Page 2 Have 'em plain or colour 'em. Just click on the pics to download... :) M
Green Grubs Garden Club
I love having a positive and celebratory learning focus - especially in the middle of winter! Matariki has links to so many areas of the curriculum and key competencies - science, art, myths and legends, gardening, healthy eating, goal setting and reflection to name just a few. I'm sure that most primary teachers will agree that the best way into most topics and inquiry is through a great book - so I've compiled a little list of my favourites! Most of these books come complete with several…
Bone Carving Necklaces Craft
Kids can have a go at making these stunning pretend bone carving necklaces traditionally worn by Maoris in New Zealand and very popular today around the world. We have three designs to make.