Early childhood education
wood and paper stars using wooden coffee stir sticks
constellation activity kit (Good idea for activity day girls to learn the constellations)
T's First Grade Class: Veterans Day woven star craft
We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades.
File Reference: From the collection of Christchurch City Libraries
by Christchurch City Libraries
Waitangi National Trust - Matariki Fesitval Matariki is the Māori name for the cluster of stars also known as the Pleiades. It rises just once a year.
You could do this with seven stars and arrange them like the Matariki cluster
Ko te whānau o Matariki: Matariki Education Resource 2015 – Part 1 © Te Papa
Get tamariki to colour in some thin triangles then cut them out and glue them together on black card to form star banner :)