Download this PDF essay by Dr Jim Williams from Te Tumu about Puaka and Matariki.
If you’d like to find out more from other iwi about the season and the stars,
the Ministry for Culture & Heritage website’s Matariki – the Māori New Year page
is full of links to excellent learning resources.
And here are some tino pai teaching resources from Te Papa Tongarewa:
Ko te whānau o Matariki: Matariki Education Resource 2015 – Part 1
– Part 2
– Part 3