Matariki Activities for NZ Classrooms a range of activities for years 1-8
Matariki - Maori New Year New Zealand
use different colors for beginning of the year to make colorful shooting stars
You could do this with seven stars and arrange them like the Matariki cluster
Seven Stars of Matariki - YouTube Link, Toni Rolleston-Cummins reading 'The Seven Stars of Matariki.'
matariki art - Google Search
Matariki stars with Maori skyline.
Matariki star weaving at Hornby by Christchurch City Libraries, via Flickr
Matariki Celebrations 2012