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Te reo me te tikanga Maori

Our Whakatauki (proverb) 

Nāu te rourou, nāku te rourou, ka ora te manuhiri

With your food basket and my food basket the visitors will be satisfied

Our Karakia 

Click on the links below to see the karakia we are learning. 

Manawa mai te mauri nuku 

Nau mai e ngā hua 

Our Waiata

Click on the links below to see the waiata we have been learning. 
 

E toru ngā ika and Te Matariki Makarenaa

Kowhai team - Learning Focus 

Term 1

We are learning to describe the date

We are learning to describe the weather

We are learning to describe our feelings

We are learning to know and recite our pepeha


Some useful vocabulary for this term:


  • Days of the week:
    • Rāhina (Monday - Moon day)

    • Rātū (Tuesday) 

    • Rāapa (Wednesday)

    • Rāpare (Thursday)

    • Rāmere (Friday) 

    • Rāhoroi (Saturday - Wash day) 

    • Rātapu (Sunday - sacred day)

  • Saying how you feel:

  • Kei te pēhea koe? (how are you?)

  • Kei te ____ au (I am ____ )  

  • Kei te ora au. 

    • pai (good)

    • ora (well) 

    • makariri (cold)

    • wera (hot)

    • mauiui (sick)

    • pōuri (sad)

    • pukuriri, riri (angry)

    • hiamoe, ngenge (tired)

    • hiainu (thirsty)

    • hiakai (hungry)

  • Introducing yourself:
    • ko _____ ahau/au (I am ____)

    • ko _____ tōku ingoa (my name is____)


Useful link: You can watch te reo animations on this topic at http://hereoora.tki.org.nz/Reomations