This website says the activities are for first grade, but u really live the word web idea for weather and think it would be great to do one for climate as well. I think this would work for any grade level. Students could work together to build one and also build their own
I love this idea for using leftover paper. This piece was simply sponge painted (with a kitchen sponge) with white, blues and purple tempera. A traced hand is done in Sharpie in the corner of the piece when it dries. Next cut and glue some kite-shaped pieces from patterned paper scraps. Draw the kites' strings and ties.
Weaving with weeds - what a great project! Weaving has really fascinated my boys for some time now - we've always enjoyed simple weaving techniques and I've always been a little obsessed with hair braiding too (that's kind of 'micro weaving' right?)…
From Te Papa - Matariki Education Resource - This unit of work aims to raise your students’ awareness of Matariki, a significant festival that is celebrated throughout Aotearoa New Zealand. It is designed for both Early Childhood and Primary learners, and has cross curricular links with the 5 strands of Te Whāriki, as well as Social Sciences, Science, Literacy, and Learning Languages areas of the New Zealand Curriculum.