Palm Weaving Lessons The design is now available on zazzle.
Flax fish for Matariki - Fifi Colston instructions Link with "The Little Fishes" legend -
New Zealand coloring page
The Te Reo Māori classroom - heaps of great stuff (including this growth mindset piece).
Weather Bilingual Chart
Maori Symbols, Weather Charts, Kindergarten Music, School Resources, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Preschool Themes, Music Quotes, School Stuff
Maori Gods More
Makaton: This uses signs, symbols and speech to communicate with people who cannot communicate effectively. It is important because it has proven effective and can connect people who may not have had a chance before.
Te reo weather
Ruling the waves: Three generations of Royals join the Queen as she sets sail down the Thames on glorious Jubilee river pageant
Bow to stern: Boats lined up to form a flotilla around strong as the UK celebrates the Diamond Jubilee of a monarch for only the second time in history
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.
Found online 2017 when working on easy ways to be culturally responsive in the classroom. Easy visual to give to teachers as a starting point for novices.
Matariki Chart outlines the meaning of Matariki, the Maori New Year.