Year 9 Te Reo Maori - Full Year

9MAO
Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms C. Onekawa

WHAT THE COURSE WILL COVER:

Introduction to Te Reo Māori. Greetings in Te Reo Māori. Correct pronunciation of Māori place names and Māori words. Observing Tikanga in our whare, learning karakia to begin and end our lessons. Participating in Pōwhiri at school and Manu Kōrero.

 

METHODS OF LEARNING:

Kōrero: Speaking about oneself (mihi, pepeha) and interacting with others in the class.

Whakarongo: Following simple instructions and commands. Participating in listening activities

Pānui: Reading and understanding basic texts, comprehension – learning new words

Tuhituhi: Writing simple sentences in Māori

Mahi ā Te Rehia: Learning iwi waiata compositions which may include Haka, Poi, Rākau

 

WHERE DOES THE SUBJECT LEAD:

Te Reo Māori - Year 10 – 13

Māori Performing Arts – Year 11 – 13 

 

Tertiary – Ara, Polytechnics, Universities, Teaching (Early Childhood, Kohanga Reo, Primary, Secondary), Law

Employment – Public servant (government position), Journalism, (Māori Television and Radio), travel Industry


Pathway

Year 10 Te Reo Maori / Maori Performing Arts - Full Year

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Education Perfect is an online self‐directed learning tool for mastering vocabulary and grammar. There is a contribution of approximately $20 a year for this.
Māori-to-go workbook – approximately $20


Recommended Prior Learning

This options course runs for three periods per week for a full year.