9MAO

Year 9 Maori (Te Reo)

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: T. Frost

The course is an opportunity to discover and appreciate Maori life and culture. The students learn how to produce the sounds of the Maori language from the Maori alphabet. They learn basic Mihimihi (basic Greetings), Whakapapa (genealogy), and Karakia (prayer). The students learn to talk about themselves, their family and friends. They will research a Myth or a Legend and learn basic tikanga on the marae.

Topics
Toku Whanau
Toku Kura
Nga wahanga o te tinana
He korero tuku iho
Te marae


Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x 2B5 exercise book (NB: this rotation class introduces three languages - French, German and Te Reo Māori - only 1 exercise book is required for this rotation class)

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry