This is a big classroom book is perfect for sharing on the mat. It is also a “flip” side book so contains two parts.
On one side it contains the story of Rangi and Papa. This is a traditional Māori story about the Māori Gods conspire to separate their parents to create the world of light.
This part of the book has 24 pages
Matariki – Matariki contains information on both traditional and contemporary celebrations of Matariki or the Māori New Year. Contents: New Beginnings, Matariki – Seven Facts, Living by the Seasons, Fun with Kites, Matariki Today.
This part of the book has 8 pages