Ko te reo Māori te kākahu o te whakaaro, te huarahi i te ao tūroa. The Māori language is the cloak of thought and the pathway to this natural world.
Akomanga 6 - Kei te ako rātou i tēnei waiata e pā ana ki a Matariki
My Te Reo Māori lessons cover Whānau, Whakapapa, Pepeha, Āhua, Waiata, Kapa haka, Mihimihi me Tikanga. Junior and Middle school classes all attend ½ hour sessions 3 days a week.
Children will be able to formally introduce themselves in Te Reo Māori Ko Wai Au? - Who am I? They will be able to recognise, understand and use familiar words about themselves and their whānau māmā, pāpā, kuia, koroua…. Ko Karaitiana tōku ingoa
My goal for all tamariki - To be able to conversate in Te Reo Māori, even a simple greeting, introduction and how they are feeling. Tēnā koe Whaea Karen Ko Karaitiana ahau Kei te harikoa ahau Poipoia te kakano, kia puawai