What is Matariki?

We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades.

Solar System Art - http://www.pbs.org/parents/crafts-for-kids/solar-system-art/

Solar System Art

crafts for boys. Splatter paint on top of black paint and then add the planets on top.

Matariki Myth: Tamarereti.mov

Lesson description: Reading of the Seven Stars of Matariki, by the author, Toni Rolleston-Cummins. This video was made by Wellington City Libraries, in association with Huia Pub.