trim the tree – paper stars
I’ve created a few new paper Christmas tree decorations this year and just now these cute and easy stars are my favorite! These are 12-point stars, but it’s just as easy to make 10-poin…
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A simple set of action cards to match the Māori version of "Hokey tokey!' You put your right hand in, you put your right hand out, you put your right hand in, and you shake it all about, you do the hokey tokey, and you turn yourself around, that's what it's all about! The cards are in Māori (with a brief English translation), and were designed for my hard-working-musically-minded-Mum to hold up for her students to see as the song progresses. The cards contain the key words from the lyrics…
Matariki Marae Art - Teachers' Lounge
Credit to Jalah Davis for providing this awesome Matariki Marae idea. To complete this: Background:Step 1: Arrange star-shaped stickers on a piece of white paper. (Alternatively, you could blue tac on some small cardboard star shapes instead.)Step 2: Apply dark coloured paint with a sponge to create the night backdrop. Then lightly dab silver paint […]
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.
Tirama Tirama Matariki
Ko tenei tetahi o nga waiata i whakaako to matou akomanga ki te kura auraki. I tipu te whakaaro kia tapiri te waiata, me nga mahi a ringa ki to matou wharang...
Te reo Maori - Pepeha (Who I am, where I come from)
Introduce yourself in te reo Maori (the native language of New Zealand) with this free template!
School Kit — Matariki Star Stories: Resource
This a digital product immediately available upon checkout Processes and strategies: Developing oral language skills through Matariki Storytelling. THIS TEACHER RESOURCE CONTAINS: 1 x How can I use Matariki as an inspiration for sharing my story? Teacher Guide 1 x Matariki Constellation Stitching Card (Bilingual) 1 x Arcturus Constellation Stitching Card (Bilingual) 1 x Hercules Constellation Stitching Card (Bilingual) 1 x Hydra Constellation Stitching Card (Bilingual) 1 x Phoenix…
Freebies a banner for home, school or office. Your whānau or learners can make their own pukapuka, decorate it and read it over and over again.
Maori Bookmarks to Make and Colour
A big shout out to Renee who leads a Canadian Girl Guide Brownie group. I'm really sorry these got here late - but here they are nonetheless. A mock-up of what they might look like. You can make them plain (one-sided).... Maori Bookmark Page 1 ...or make them double-sided... Just print and cut lengthwise as shown in the mock-up. Maori Bookmark Page 2 Have 'em plain or colour 'em. Just click on the pics to download... :) M