Classroom Treasures: How are you? Kei te pēhea koe?

Classroom Treasures: Māori Resources I can take the roll using this - one of my practicum teachers did this!

Kia kaha, teachers

Kia kaha, teachers

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.: Matariki Fact Recall

We have been learning about Matariki and the constellation. Matariki is a small cluster of stars and it is also known as Plieades.

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Everyday just before eating our lunch a child shares a Food Karakia - a Maori prayer. The child shares each line and the rest of the class repeat it. After we've finished the Karakia we get on with eating our lunch.

Maori chart: Colours (pencils)

This is a basic colour chart for learning the Māori names of these colours. I never knew the difference between kikorangi and kahurangi.

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