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Aotearoa – The New Zealand Story
Over a thousand years ago, the wind, sea currents and stars brought people to the islands that became known as Aotearoa, the land of the long white cloud.Navigate your way through this sumptuously illustrated story of New Zealand. EXPLORE the defining moments of our history, captured by celebrated children’s book creator Gavin Bishop, from the Big Bang right through to what might happen tomorrow. DISCOVER Maori legends, layers of meaning and lesser-known facts.By Gavin Bishop.
World Map Wall Chart
The world is a big place, yet we’ve managed to squeeze it onto one handy chart! The colour-coded map features each continent, its size and the five biggest countries within each.Charts are 50cm x 70cm and are printed on 100% recycled stock. They’re sturdy enough to hang directly on the wall
Size: 50cm x 70cm
Tagaloa and the Creation of Samoa
Bring to life the legend of the creation of Samoa, with these beautifully illustrated scenes made into a magnetic story. Each image is printed on card and laminated with a small magnet on the back. Story included. Each legend comes in a handmade fabric bag to keep everything together easily.Illustrated by Xoë Hall.
Includes: 6 laminated images for the story, each with round magnet on back, hand made bag, legend
Mataginifale and the Sea Turtle – Niuean Legend
A beautiful Hiapo maker meets a curious new friend on the shores on Niue. Climb aboard and join them on their fabulous adventure across the Pacific Ocean.Each image printed on card and laminated with a small magnet on the back. Story included. Each legend comes in a handmade fabric bag to keep everything together easily.Illustrated by Xoë Hall.
Includes: Includes: 8 laminated images for the story, each with round magnet on back, hand made bag, legend
The Treaty of Waitangi – Magnetic Story
Waitangi Day is a significant date in New Zealand history. Learn about the history of Aotearoa and the Treaty of Waitangi with this child friendly magnetic story. Simplified to a level where children can grasp a basic understanding. Illustrated by Xoë Hall.
Includes: 8 laminated illustrations cut out on magnets
Ngā Atua Cards – Goddess Edition
Learn about some of our very important Goddesses in English and te reo Māori with these vibrantly illustrated double sided cards.With the story and image on the front and information on the back, this makes for a great guessing game!Written & Illustrated by Xoë Hall
Te Anuhe Tino Hiaka – The Hungry Caterpillar
The modern-day classic children’s picture book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, which has been loved by many generations of children world wide, is now translated into te reo Māori. With the same beautiful illustrations and dye cut pages as the original book, the te reo Māori translation retains the humour and quirky character of the little caterpillar and simplicity of the story. This book is a great way to learn first words in te reo Māori in a story format that teaches the days of the week, numbers and counting, and names of some foods.
Includes: 32 pages, softback
Size: 295 x 210 mm
The Enchanted Mist – English and te reo Māori
Get the English and te reo Māori versions! The Enchanted Mist – A legend of Uenuku. Uenuku stumbles across the love of his life in a mist not of this earth. Can a human and a super natural beauty keep their love a moonlight secret? Or do they both belong in their own realms?Woven and illustrated by Xoë Hall.
Includes: 2 x books – English and te reo Māori – Paperback
Size: 255mm x 215mm
My Lovely Lycra
Singing songs with lycra is always a mat time favourite! Now available in 4 different bright colours and a handmade and handprinted bag to keep it in good condition. Let us know what colour you want in the notes upon check out. Choose between blue, hot pink, red, or orange. You could even collect the set!
Includes: Lycra and bag
Size: Lycra size 1 x 2 metres
The Life Cycle of the Butterfly
The life cycle of a butterfly is a truly fascinating story. Explore the different stages through this educational magnetic story. Also included is an A3 poster of the life cycle. Beautiful illustratrions by Xoë Hall.