How to draw a Tiki Head!
As I said in a previous post, I got my son to help me design the tiki stuff I made for the last Retro Romp. So here's is the method I worked out, so he could help me. He picked the features and I drew them out. Its an incredibly easy system, and a great one to do with the kids and for just general doodling. The diagrams I've drawn are a bit rough, but what the hey, you'll get my drift. This is tribal stuff, the rougher the better. And don't be fussing about the lines! Kids are constantly…
maori design lesson plan
(Teacher’s sample design copyrighted 2011 Grimm) Title: Maori Design Topic: indigenous cultural design Goals and Objectives: Students will demonstrate how to use designs from alternative cultures to inspire an original artwork assigned to them in class. Students will use pattern and a color scheme to create a rhythmic design. GLEs: STRAND I: Product/Performance 3. Communicate ideas about subject matter and themes in artworks created for various purposes A. High School Level I Create original…
Springston Te Reo
WALT: Write our own mini using an adapted format. Recite our own mini with correct pronunciation. Recall our mini from memory. It's all about me and where I fit into my family. Your mihi tells the story of the place and the people you beloing to. It is an eassy way for people you are meetingto make connections as they see if they are related or know your family. Task: As you can see - everything flows from the mountain, through the river and the waka is on it. Then the people settle so this…
E papä wairi (Maori Stick Game)
John Jacobson and friends show us how to play a Maori stick game from New Zealand. This song and lesson are featured in the August/September 2014 issue of Mu...
Days of The Week Nga ra o te wiki The days of the week http://vimeo.com/16917277 Colours Number http://www.digitaldialects.com/Maori/numbers_1I.htm http://www.digitaldialects.com/Maori/numbers_2I.htm Environment Greetings School Whanau Shape Nga ahua: Shapes http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mfvIMiuwObs Animals Conversation “The Educultural Wheel” Macfarlane’s (1997, 2004) work offers a framework for creating a Ma- ori perspective in schools. Bishop and Glynn (1999) are consistent with…
Domestic Reo 17 “Kei a wai?” [Shapes, nga āhua]
It has been a while since I posted one of these. Today I brought home some old kēmu [games] from Kohanga Reo to sort them out and fix them up. The game is called “Kei a wai” and is in…
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