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Early Childhood

Tala Pasifika - Early childhood

Terms 1 and 3 Fri, 2017, Term 4 Unavailable

Join us for an exciting story-telling lesson about 'Hina, the Woman in the Moon' and explore tapa making and the aute plant.

ECE, maximum 30 students
$5 per student for a one-hour session
Terms 1 and 3 Fri, 2017, Term 4 Unavailable
Auckland Museum Learning Centre
Curriculum links
Te Whāriki: Early Childhood Curriculum
Related galleries and exhibitions
Pacific Lifeways, Pacific Masterpieces


Have you ever wondered why you see the shape of a woman on the moon? Join us for a session of story-telling, object handling, music and dance to explore the story about 'Hina, the Woman in the Moon'.

In this programme students will:

  • explore and handle the objects used in making tapa
  • engage in music and dance activities that bring the story to life.