You could do this with seven stars and arrange them like the Matariki cluster
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.
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Matariki Biscuits straight out of the oven None of the ingredients in the batch of Matariki Biscuits I baked last Friday were avai.
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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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To celebrate Matariki we made a korowai. All of our toddlers made a collage…
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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.
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Last year, all of the year five and six students made manu tukutuku to be shown at our annual Calf Club. The idea came from the book ‘Māori Art for Kids’ which you can find here.
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