Year 1 – 10 Programmes
Land of the Taniwha AVAILABLE TERM 4 ONLYDates: Monday, 14 October 2019 to Friday, 13 December 2019
Curriculum Links: Visual Arts and Social Sciences
Suitable for Year 1-10 students
Duration 2 hours
Where can we find the taniwha who reside in and near Rotorua? Students will listen to stories of three taniwha special to our area and locate their dwelling places in relation to their kura (school).
We will consider why taniwha are there and how knowledge of their presence was important to people in the past and is still relevant today.
Students will investigate what Taniwha look like and present their findings through practical artwork.