We read the book The Tree House Treaty by Wiremu Grace. The children in the story built a tree hut in a big old Pohutakawa tree. They made a treaty to agree how they could all use their tree hut fairly. We created our own class treaty to symbolize how our class is a friendly and supportive learning environment.
Maori Whakatauki , Maori Proverbs
Posters with Maori Proverbs. Contains 20 posters with Maori proverbs perfect for mainstream or immersion classrooms. All pages in colour.Suitable for mainstream or immersion classesIncluded are A4 sized full colour:- Header poster 'Whakataukī o te wiki (whakatauki of the week)- Bilingual posters x 2...
6 Matariki Star Crafts - diy Thought
Today we have found 6 Matariki star crafts. Matariki also called the Pleiades is a group of stars which signals the Māori New Year which is commonly celebrated in New Zealand. The group of starts rises in New Zealand’s midwinter during June. In recent years Matariki has become a way to celebrate Maori culture and brings together all […]
Matariki - Paper Lantern Craft
Celebrate the Māori New Year with this fun craft activity. There are 6 different templates for you and your students to select from. Each template has the heading 'Ngā mihi o te Tau Hou' (Happy New Year) and a decorative panel at the base. Students add their own creative touch to the middle secti...