Maui and the Sun

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Myths and legends anchor chart. We created this chart together after comparing various myths and legends and finding common trends. We will use this to create our own stories too! Myth Stories, Legend Stories, Teaching Cursive Writing, Narrative Writing, Legends For Kids, Fiction Anchor Chart, Note Taking Strategies, Traditional Literature, Effective Teaching

Myths and legends anchor chart. We created this chart together after comparing various myths and legends and finding common trends. We will use this to create our own stories too!

We have been reading the book Maui and the sun. It's about how Maui and his brothers work as a team to slow down the sun so that everyone c. Class Displays, Classroom Displays, Sun Activity, Maori Legends, Early Childhood Activities, Childhood Education, Nz History, Classroom Walls, Classroom Ideas

Maui and the sun

We have been reading the book Maui and the sun. It's about how Maui and his brothers work as a team to slow down the sun so that everyone c...

 Eight year olds 'Ra', Maori for sun. Maori Songs, Maori Legends, Waitangi Day, Student Crafts, International Craft, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Sun Art

The sun, 'Ra'

Design. Eight year olds 'Ra', Maori for sun. The children made impressions of the sun using Maori designs based on the tiki. The circle in the centre was practiced and drawn with markers. Then the rays of the sun were designed and added. The colour was limited to warm shades. The children were asked to consider symmetry and patterns when making their designs. The idea for this is from my arty friend Kimberly see; http://www.allsmilez.com/.

 Eight year olds 'Ra', Maori for sun. Maori Songs, Maori Legends, Waitangi Day, Student Crafts, International Craft, Maori Designs, Maori Art, Kiwiana, Sun Art

The sun, 'Ra'

Design. Eight year olds 'Ra', Maori for sun. The children made impressions of the sun using Maori designs based on the tiki. The circle in the centre was practiced and drawn with markers. Then the rays of the sun were designed and added. The colour was limited to warm shades. The children were asked to consider symmetry and patterns when making their designs. The idea for this is from my arty friend Kimberly see; http://www.allsmilez.com/.

Drip, Drip, Splatter Splash: Hearts and Stars Fuorescent tempera paints, crayola I think. These might have been done with cardboard, but now I use old gift cards to scrape with. They work great. Kindergarten Art Lessons, Art Lessons Elementary, Collaborative Art Projects For Kids, 2nd Grade Art, Jr Art, Stars Craft, Maori Art, Art Activities, Classroom Activities

Hearts and Stars

This year I decided to do my stars and hearts. But, after doing them for a couple of years, I was ready for a change. This is a very ...

A great way to teach Maori, start with Te Ra the sun. Each child gets a ray and their name and a number. Great for getting them use to Maori numbers Toddler Preschool, Toddler Crafts, Preschool Crafts, Sorting Activities, Infant Activities, Baby Room Ideas Early Years, Maori Legends, Waitangi Day, International Craft

A great way to teach Maori, start with Te Ra the sun. Each child gets a ray and their name and a number. Great for getting them use to Maori numbers

Room 6: MATARIKI ART New Zealand Art, Maori Art, Sun Art, Maui, Teaching Ideas, Classroom Ideas, Youth, Printable, Seasons

MATARIKI ART

Room 6 have made Matariki stars. We researched Maori designs and individually made the different sections.

Grade 1 musical Handprint and thumbprint sun Sun Crafts, Ocean Crafts, Summer Crafts, Summer Fun, Crafts For Kids, Activities For Kindergarten Children, Kindergarten Teachers, Science For Kids, Sun Activity

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Maro's kindergarten: Handprint and thumprint sun! #summercrafts #weathercrafts #suncrafts

Myths and Legends Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions. Your upper elementary students will love these engaging passages about the Trojan Horse, Maui and the Sun, the Lochness Monster and more! This differentiated reading comprehension resource in Reading Test, Reading Words, Reading Passages, Close Reading, Guided Reading Activities, Teaching Reading, Teaching Ideas, Reading Resources, Legends For Kids

Myths and Legends Traditional Literature Comprehension - Print and Digital

Myths and Legends Reading Comprehension Passages and Questions. Your upper elementary students will love these engaging passages about the Trojan Horse, Maui and the Sun, the Lochness Monster and more! This differentiated reading comprehension resource includes traditional literature passages with engaging higher order thinking tasks - perfect for your 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grade class! Great for close reading, test prep, guided reading activities for kids. {Grade 3, 4, 5, ELA, Language…