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.

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.

You could do this with seven stars and arrange them like the Matariki cluster

You could do this with seven stars and arrange them like the Matariki cluster

Maori masks depicting Maori gods. The symmetrical motifs in the background were part of a mathematics lesson.

Maori masks depicting Maori gods. The symmetrical motifs in the background were part of a mathematics lesson.

Kia Kaha, Kia Maia, Kia Manawanui ~ Be Strong, Be Steadfast, Be...

Kia Kaha, Kia Maia, Kia Manawanui ~ Be Strong, Be Steadfast, Be...

Te Ao Maori : Firth School: Teacher Resources - lots of ideas but not links to the pictures

Te Ao Maori : Firth School: Teacher Resources - lots of ideas but not links to the pictures

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