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Te Wiki o te Reo Māori Hub Waiata Competition

Tau ke! It's great to hear and see all the you tamariki singing at the top of your lungs.

The winners of the Hub competition, and being rewarded with 15min of free time, at the discretion of your Hub teachers, are...

TUI!

Here is the winning entry and the other entries from around the school.


Tui




Kiwi


Pukeko



Recent posts

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori Colouring-in Competition

Tino pai to all the winners of the Te Wiki o te Reo Māori colouring-in competition. They look inā rawa! (amazing)

Māori@Marshland - Pukeko and Kiwi

By Kellie Sim and Wiki Brown
Over Term 3, Pukeko and Kiwi have been meeting once a week to participate in some junior kapa haka. The tamariki have been having a fabulous time learning actions to some well known Māori songs. Here is a short video of them singing and doing actions to the Matariki Song.

Māori@Marshland - Learn Create Share T2

For this term the students were tasked with creating a visual Pepeha using an interactive media.

Link to Mckenna's Pepeha

Māori@Marshland - Pukeko

This term Pukeko have been working on their Pepeha. We have created a visual Pepeha incorporates their mountain and river. In our hub we have created two different types. Boyce and Sim created a textured artwork with pastel and dye. Calvert and Smith created a sketch with pastel and dye.

Students are at their beginning stages of learning their pepeha. They will continue to learn and practice their Pepeha next term. 

Māori@Marshland - Morning Routine

In the mornings, we start the day with a Karakia, kupu (word) and whakatauki (proverb). This karakia is a great way for the students to focus on setting themselves up for the day with the right mind-set for learning. The kupu is changed every week and is based around a sentence. This term is based on asking what the weather is like. The proverb changes twice a term and is based on learning aspects.

Māori@Marshland - Quiz

Every two weeks, the senior students in the school have an opportunity to earn house points by completing a Māori quiz. The quiz questions the students on their te reo knowledge. Students are allowed to use the web to solve the questions. This is often used in class for a fast finisher or added as an added extra for homework.