Photo can be filled with words. A great way to foster identity and get to know your students.

Center idea to reinforce all subjects--website where students can upload photos of themselves and fill it with words that describe them/their interests. This a great idea for a poetry unit with art.

An inspiring quote to remind me as an educator about cultural perspectives.

We do not see things as they are. We see them as we are.

Another way that mirrors could be symbolized as is perception. Nobody has the same perception. Montag and Beatty PERCEIVE the world differently.

Core Maori Principles and Values - a useful visual reminder

One thing that is very evident in their culture is respect for each other and strong relationships even between and elders and a younger people. The are very spiritual and their bonds between each other are great.

Karakia to bless kai. A blessing without religious influence.

Everyday just before eating our lunch a child shares a Food Karakia - a Maori prayer. The child shares each line and the rest of the class repeat it. After we've finished the Karakia we get on with eating our lunch.

More ideas