Ke Ao Nei: Indigenous Science Course for K-5

A solution for elementary students that delivers age appropriate, engaging and interactive lessons designed through the eyes of Hawai‘i. Together we will develop a strong sense of self in our students. Providing a clear understanding of their roles within the home, in the community and their connections to the greater world around them.  

"Done for you" Content to make your life easier while providing a FUN and Engaging learning experience for our keiki.


Ka Hale Hoaka is making it possible for anyone to learn timeless Hawaiian wisdom and culture…from the comfort of their own homes at their own pace!  

Pre-Enrollment is now open for Ke Ao Nei: Indigenous Science based curriculum for Grades K-5.  30 elementary class lessons embedded with Hawaii Common Core standards in English, Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, World Languages and Fine Arts! We will deliver carefully aligned research based content with scaffolded lessons organized into Units and Modules. The six outcomes of Nā Hopena A‘o will guide each experience throughout their learning journey. 

How we support you?

What Assignments Look Like

For Groups of 10 or More complete the inquiry form below to get a customized proposal

NOTE: If you are looking to provide Ka Hale Hoakaʻs program to your group for FREE through your charitable organization, please apply to our Grants Program here.

Key Features of the Course

  • Embedded with Hawai‘i Common Core standards in Language Arts, Science, Social Studies, World Languages, and Fine Arts!
  • ​We deliver scaffolded lessons organized into units and modules to give you flexibility
  • ​The six outcomes of Nā Hopena A‘o will guide each experience throughout the learning journey
  • ​Guidance and support facilitated by curriculum designer and co-founder of Ka Hale Hoaka, Kumu Maile Naehu
  • ​Integrated with Seesaw so it is really plug and play to make your life easier

Check out a Sample Lesson

Note: This is an excerpt, typical lesson is 20 minutes