Thursday, November 20, 2014

Elementary Students Make Wa‘a Kaukahi

Kapena (Capt.) Steve Soltysik was on campus this week to teach Kindergarten, 1st and 3rd grade students how make a Wa'a Kaukahi (single-hulled canoe) in Kumu Kauka's Hawaiian Studies classes. Soltysik is dedicated to educating students about the Worldwide Voyage of the Hokule'a and Hikianalia. He was assisted by former I.S. parent, John McIntyre.
Third graders float their boats!

Kindergartners Lindsey Jona and Kaya Carll show off their canoes.

First grader Max Evslin shows off his canoe.