Matariki

Collection by Miss Guthrie

19 
Pins
Starry Day Constellation Keychain Activity Kit Kids make constellations, view on the ceiling with a flashlight. Art & Science/AstronomyKids make constellations, view on the ceiling with a flashlight. Kid Science, Teaching Science, Science Experiments, Science Ideas, Earth Science Activities, Human Body Activities, Geography Activities, Science Space, Summer Science

Starry, Starry Day Constellation Keychain Activity Kit

Over the years, Nature-Watch has found many creative ways to help instructors teach children about nature... and this one is no exception! How do you educate children about constellations during daylight hours? Here's how! We have created and professionally die-cut cardboard medallions with holes to represent each individual star in a constellation. When light shines through the medallion, the image of the constellation appears. This can be done indoors using a single bulb flashlight to make…

Constellation Craft For Kids. Make letter constellations. Space Activities, Science Activities, Kindergarten Science, Teaching Science, Science Education, Physical Education, Constellation Craft, Constellation Activities, Outer Space Theme

Constellation Craft & More - No Time For Flash Cards

This is a wonderful activity for preschoolers interested in constellations and space. When I did this activity with my PreK class most of the children chose to make multiple constellations. For a special treat use glow in the dark stars! Gather your materials. You need black or dark blue paper, some white or yellow chalk […]

Galaxy Dough Recipe - Carolin - Galaxy Dough Recipe GALAXY DOUGH: a super smooth, ultra sparkly, & REALLY stretchy play material for kids. This no cook recipe takes seconds to make & is SO FUN! My kids played for hours!

Galaxy Dough Recipe

For a play time that is truly out of this world give galaxy dough a try!

Bream Bay Kindergarten: Opening and closing Karakia

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.

Mums make lists .: Homemade Christmas Decorations - love these DIY twiggy stars, great craft idea for Christmas decorations Homemade Christmas Decorations, Homemade Ornaments, Diy Christmas Ornaments, How To Make Ornaments, Ornaments Ideas, Star Decorations, Dough Ornaments, Homemade Christmas Tree, Christmas Projects

Twig Star Ornaments for Kids to Make - Happy Hooligans

Looking for an easy Christmas craft for kids? These twig and raffia star ornaments are gorgeous. All you need is a glue gun, raffia and twigs!

How to make a manu taratahi – Kites and manu tukutuku – Te Ara Encyclopedia of New Zealand Art Maori, Maori Words, Kites Craft, Maori Symbols, Moon Activities, Flax Weaving, Cultural Crafts, Maori Designs, Camping Crafts

How to make a manu taratahi

Follow these instructions to make a triangular child’s kite: Figure 1: Lay the feathered toetoe stalks on top of the unfeathered stalk as shown. Bind the stalks together with string. Figure 2: Lace together dry raupō leaves in groups of six. Start at the wide ...

I love having a positive and celebratory learning focus - especially in the middle of winter! Matariki has links to so many areas of the. Kites For Kids, Art For Kids, Library Activities, Preschool Activities, Teaching Kids, Teaching Resources, Waitangi Day, Maori Symbols, Early Childhood Centre

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…

7 Marvellous Matariki Crafts for Kids - Kiwi Families Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, Kids Diy, Felt Glue, Early Childhood Activities, Creative Arts And Crafts, Stars Craft, Maori Art, Stars

7 Marvellous Matariki Crafts for Kids - Kiwi Families

As we approach Matariki, there are some wonderful Matariki crafts you can do with your children to celebrate.

Browse over 330 educational resources created by Top Teaching Tasks in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store. Early Finishers Activities, Primary Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Relief Teacher, Classroom Organisation, School 2017, Narrative Writing, Figurative Language, Maori

Matariki Activities Pack

Let us save you time this Matariki with our Matariki Activity Pack to celebrate the Māori New Year. This NZ (New Zealand) Activity Pack features 15 Print and Go Matariki Themed Resources. Just choose which resources you would like to use and print them out! Perfect to use in the classroom, as an early finisher activity or for homework.

Here is some more learning that we have done for Matariki (the Maori New Year). We read a book about Matariki and used our White Hat Thinki. Teaching Materials, Teaching Resources, Teaching Ideas, Maori Legends, Learning Games For Kids, Art Classroom, Classroom Ideas, Anzac Day, Maori Art

B4 Explorers

Welcome to our blog! We are a class of 20 wonderful Year 2 students at Eastern Hutt School in Lower Hutt, New Zealand. This blog is where we share our amazing learning journey in 2013 as we explore the world around us. We love to hear what you think, so please leave us a comment!

How to make a Star with string, step by step, cats cradle - © COPYRIGHT -

How to make a Star with string, step by step, cats cradle

Easy step by step instructions for making a star shape using string, shown from the user's point of view. This is an easy string figure to make. It is actual...

Fun children's crafts, including printable craft templates, for preschool, kindergarten and elementary school kids. Paper Folding Crafts, Paper Crafts, Fourth Of July Crafts For Kids, Outer Space Theme, Landing Craft, Happy Birthday Jesus, Stars Craft, Origami Stars, Printable Crafts

Origami Star

Fun children's crafts, including printable craft templates, for preschool, kindergarten and elementary school kids.

Matariki Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions New Zealand Reading Resources, Reading Activities, Guided Reading, Teacher Resources, Teaching Ideas, Improve Reading Comprehension, Text Dependent Questions, Primary Classroom, Elementary Teacher

Matariki Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions New Zealand

Three Year Five and Year Six fiction and non-fiction passages with six engaging text dependent higher order thinking tasks - perfect for guided reading in your classroom! Learn more about the history of Matariki, how Matariki is celebrated today, and a popular Māori myth based on the Matariki star cluster. Also includes activities for two popular Matariki books. #Matariki #Matariki Reading #MatarikiActivities