DESIGN ELEMENT

2. References to the school’s rohe

DESCRIPTION

design focus that references Te Ao Tūroa and references for example bush, lakes, mountains, rivers, sea and beach

PURPOSE AND EXPLANATION OF MECHANISM

 To provide children with a connection to the natural world, and all the benefits that provides

  • To connect tamariki to Te Ao Tūroa

  • To stimulate the senses

  • To build mana whenua and allow tamariki to reference their own whakapapa

  • To engender an environmental ethic