Have a student sit on chair in front of white board and have others write a…

What a great positive group activity! Have one person sit on a chair in front of a white board while the others wrote a positive phrase about them. Take a picture to give to each person. A very creative and positive group activity.

Simply the best Art lesson to the start off the year.:

It's All About Me - Beginning Of The Year Activity Pack

Weather cards in Te Reo Maori   English ~FREE PRINTABLES~ {Green Grubs Garden Club Blog}

My beautiful Mum works at a special needs school, and recently needed a set of weather cards in Te Reo Maori and English to accompany a we.

Shoebox village. i love this idea. not sure i'd be able to make it so big!! each box could be its own little work of art.

It takes a village. A cardboard one, that is. This would be the time to gather all those cereal boxes, shoe boxes, paper tubes and cardboard. A great craft for a class or group of kids.

Maori Backgrounds for resources! An awesome resource

Maori Clip Art

Teaching Maori Art to Children

Teaching Maori Art to Children

There is a very old booklet, titled ‘Teaching Maori Art to Children’ (part of a series called ‘Primary Arts’ I think – I haven’t got an original! It makes a nu…

FREE 18 gorgeous Te reo Māori shout outs for your classroom www.thetereomāoriclassroom.co.nz

These call outs are various formulaic chunks of te reo Māori language. Formulaic chunks are bits of language that can be learnt without having to know the grammatical structure.They are everyday phrases used many times in the classroom.