Let's celebrate Matariki / Let us celebrate Matariki

Tutagalevao, Abel Junior,

Let's celebrate Matariki / Let us celebrate Matariki by Abel Junior Tutagalevao ; illustrated by Rebecca Gibbs ; design by Jacky Reynolds ; Māori translations by Dr Rikki Solomon, Harmony Singsam and Tracey Solomon. - 38 pages : colored illustrations ; 28 cm. - The Culturalhubb collection. . - Tutagalevao, Abel Junior, author. Culturalhubb collection. .

Includes glossary and suggested activities. Photos courtesy of teachers from Kidiwise Preschool and Childcare Centre.

Explores what Matariki was in a traditional sense so it can be understood and celebrated in contemporary society. Includes plenty of new vocabulary and will encourage tamariki, kaiako and whānau to use the Māori words they already know, as well as adding new vocabulary and phrases.

Text in English with some Māori.

9781991157249 199115724X

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Matariki (Tātai whetū)
Whānau mārama
Tātai arorangi
Ahu māra
Ahu māra

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