The Maramataka Many Faces of the Moon


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Introducing the first book in a captivating 3-book series on the Maramataka, the Māori lunar calendar. This unique and “trilingual” book showcases the official languages of Aotearoa – English, Māori, and New Zealand Sign Language. It offers a simplified approach to introduce young learners to the Maramataka.

Inside this book, children will discover the fascinating phases of the moon and gain knowledge about aspects such as sea conditions, as well as the best times for planting and harvesting each month. Engaging activities are aligned with the moon’s phases, creating an interactive learning experience.

Ideal for early childhood education, homeschooling, and Primary School Levels 1, 2, 3, and 4, this resource perfectly aligns with the refreshed New Zealand Curriculum, emphasizing the importance of students’ languages, cultures, identities, and strengths.

Teachers can seamlessly incorporate this book into various subjects, including NZ History, Maths, and Science, to explore the Māori lunar calendar. Plus, enjoy the bonus of numerous suggested teacher activities at the end of the book, enhancing the learning journey.

Available for pre-order now, this insightful book will be shipped internationally on its release date of June 27th, 2023.

Additional information

Weight 0.12 kg