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 ...
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.
Matariki Star Matching Game
This Matariki Star game is great for your kids to play in groups or independently and helps with their ability to match things and improves their memory skills.
Matariki Art Overload!
One of the things I've missed doing in the last three years before I began my current position, was learning about Matariki with my very own...
I have many Matariki resources for you to use in your learning space to delight and engage your ākonga! Enjoy these Matariki resources at home or in school.
Kia Ora! I am on a MISSION to have te reo Māori spoken in every classroom in Aotearoa. This pae tukutuku (website) is to tautoko those many kaiako who are both teaching and learning te
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 […]
Matariki - Maori New Year
By Jacqueline Gardner-Cook & Courtney Newman Two of our students created this display for Matariki, we love Jacqueline's painti...