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.
Time capsules are a great end of year activity!! The best time capsule has student, parent, and teacher involvement. This time capsule enables you to do all of that! Give your students an end of year gift that they will treasure for years to come! Imagine how excited they will be when they open the capsule as an adult! The Time Capsule unit provides several areas for the students to utilize their literacy skills.