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Today in History NZ | Megan Hoskin
FREEBIE: Create your own model to show how the Earth orbits the Sun while the moon travels around the Earth planète soleil Terre Lune Kid Science, 1st Grade Science, Earth And Space Science, Kindergarten Science, Middle School Science, Elementary Science, Science Classroom, Science Lessons, Teaching Science
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Earth’s Orbit Misconception - More Time 2 Teach

This week we started our unit on space and we’ve been having SO.MUCH.FUN learning all about the Sun, the Earth, and the moon! Can I just tell you how impressed I am by how much information my kiddos have learned in just a few short day… It just goes to prove that when kids are engaged, learning takes place To begin our unit, I decided to tackle one of the biggest MISCONCEPTIONS I noticed my class was having…. Many of the kids believed that the Sun travels around, the Earth. Can you…

Use these brilliant print-outs of constellations and the star cluster Pleiades (Matariki) to create a matching game with glow in the dark stars. For added challenge, use wool or string to connect the stars together. Matching Games, Study Schedule, Class Schedule, College Courses, Education College, Constellation Activities, Online College Degrees, Star Constellations

Star Matching Activity

Matariki Star Matching Activity

I love having a positive and celebratory learning focus - especially in the middle of winter! Matariki has links to so many areas of the. Library Activities, Educational Activities, Childhood Education, Kids Education, Waitangi Day, Literacy Programs, Classroom Language, Activity Sheets, Creative Teaching
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I love having a positive and celebratory learning focus - especially in the middle of winter! Matariki has links to so many areas of the curriculum and key competencies - science, art, myths and legends, gardening, healthy eating, goal setting and reflection to name just a few. I'm sure that most primary teachers will agree that the best way into most topics and inquiry is through a great book - so I've compiled a little list of my favourites! Most of these books come complete with several…

Te Iwa o Matariki poster (Te Reo Māori)

Te Iwa o Matariki poster (Te Reo Māori)

Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. Easily share your publications and get them in front of Issuu’s millions of monthly readers. Title: Te Iwa o Matariki poster (Te Reo Māori), Author: Te Wananga o Aotearoa, Name: Te Iwa o Matariki poster (Te Reo Māori), Length: 1 pages, Page: 1, Published: 2017-06-28

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Matariki Te Reo Māori Vocabulary A4 Display Poster

Matariki vocabulary poster

Matariki School Journal linked activities Matariki linked reading and literacy activities. These are level 2 to level 4 reading activities that also make links to the social studies and science AOs. Uses School Journals and Connected from 2003 forward. Reading Activities, Literacy Activities, Teaching Resources, Science Anchor Charts, Personal Narrative Writing, Us School, Montessori Elementary, Word Study, Quotes For Students
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Matariki New Zealand teaching resources. FREE downloads and ready to print resources for Māori New Year

Star Cluster Sing this Matariki waiata (song) with your tamariki (kids) and learn the names of the seven Matariki stars. Space Theme Classroom, Maori Symbols, Star Family, Star Formation, Maori Art, Star Cluster, Andromeda Galaxy, Learning Resources, Teaching Ideas
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The star family of Matariki – teaching resource

This three-part resource looks at the seven stars that make up the Matariki star cluster, as well as related personalities.

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Matariki 2010

Matariki 2010 Matariki is the Maori name for the cluster of stars known as the Pleiades which rise once a year and for many Maori herald the start of the New

During the coldest time each year the Matariki star cluster comes rising up for…

Ko te whānau o Matariki: Matariki education resource 2015 - Part 2 | Te Papa’s Blog

During the coldest time each year the Matariki star cluster comes rising up for the first time in the eastern sky. This occurrence marks the beginning of an important time of year – the Māori New Year. In this series of blogs, Te Papa Education hopes to introduce you to each of the seven membersRead more

The Little Kiwi’s Matariki Written & Illustrated by Nikki Slade RobinsonCan you feel it coming?The little Kiwi knows a special time of year is almost here. But will she wake up her friends in time?


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Matariki Scavenger Hunt for New Zealand Classrooms. Great tool for Bicultural New Zealand.Are you looking for an activity that explains the basics of Matar Interactive Activities, Reading Activities, Hands On Activities, Teaching Reading, Interactive Notebooks, Montessori Art, Montessori Elementary, Maori Words, Cvc Worksheets

Matariki Scavenger Hunt - Junior and Senior Primary

Matariki Scavenger hunt, hands on activity for new zealand classrooms. 2 versions!

Matariki activity book, Designed by Chloe Reweti. Food Art For Kids, Board For Kids, Activities For Adults, Craft Activities, Design Your Own Flag, Maori Words, Play To Learn, Working With Children, Colouring Pages
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Matariki activity book

Learn about Matariki through fun kids’ activities. Featuring word searches, colouring pages, games, and stories, discover what's important during Matariki – whetū, the Maramataka, kōrero, kai, whenua, and whānau. Available in English and te reo Māori.

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage…

To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage feather and the teachers made one too, then we put them all together to make our cloak. This korowai is representative of all the children in our room. It was the central part of our wall display on Matariki this year.

I chose this becuse it is a cultural children stories and it talks about the maori culture and it is about the seven kites of Matariki Reference: Seven Kites of Matariki.Rotorua,New Zealand:Scholastic Best Children Books, Childrens Books, Children Stories, Waitangi Day, Maori Tribe, Art For Kids, Crafts For Kids, New Zealand Art, Creative Arts And Crafts
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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.

Teaching Resource: A poster to display in your classroom during Matariki (Māori New Year). Early Childhood Activities, Childhood Education, School Resources, Teaching Resources, Maori Songs, Maori Symbols, Food Art For Kids, Maori Designs, Maori Art
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Matariki Poster Teaching Resource | Teach Starter

A poster to display in your classroom during Matariki (Māori New Year).

Star Weaving - Ramadan Joy Ramadan Joy - A Creative Companion Yarn Crafts, Diy And Crafts, Crafts For Kids, Arts And Crafts, Paper Crafts, New Year's Crafts, Cardboard Crafts, Projects For Kids, Art Projects
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Matariki – Christchurch City Libraries Blog

Posts about Matariki written by jannaccl, jolyccl, kateccl, cclblogger, Mo-mo, zackids, and Donna