Level 3 Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga*

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In Te Reo Māori me ōna Tikanga, students can take part in general conversation with speakers of te reo Māori, understand most of what is said, and contribute relevant comments. They will learn and develop tikanga practices to understand why we do things in a Māori context, they will further develop roles of Mana Wāhine within the marae and learn about leadership in today's world.  

They can explain and discuss many of their own ideas and opinions and may use te reo Māori creatively. They can read a variety of authentic te reo Māori materials and write expressively for a range of purposes. Students use a range of strategies to help them learn te reo Māori effectively, and they demonstrate a high level of fluency for a learner of te reo Māori as a second language.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

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  • Whakarongo - Listening comprehension.
  • Mana Wāhine/Mana Tane and Leadership roles on the marae and in our communities.
  • Waihanga tuhinga - Crafted writing.
  • Māramataka Māori - Understanding and learning about the Māori year. 
  • Pānui - Reading comprehension.
  • Kaupapa: Te Tiriti o Waitangi, Te Whakaputanga o Ngā Rangatira o Niu Tīreni. Ruapekapeka.
  • Taitokerautanga - Learning our stories of Northland.
  • Wāhine Rongonui o Te Taitokerau.

  • Ngā atua Māori.


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Resources Required

Basic Stationery