Te reo maori resources
CONNECTING WITH NATURE THROUGH MUSICAL PLAY
CONNECTING WITH NATURE THROUGH MUSICAL PLAY. JULIE WYLIE Children feel at home in the balanced ecosystem of nature, because it is here that they and their playing belong. Nature is a constant source of beauty, inspiration and imagination. The child’s…Read more ›
Whānau connections: What? How? Why? So What? Now What? The importance of whanaungatanga at HPSS.
Whanaungatanga 1. (noun) relationship, kinship, sense of family connection - a relationship through shared experiences and working together which provides people with a sense of belonging. It develops as a result of kinship rights and obligations, which also serve to strengthen each member of the kin group. It also extends to others to whom one…
Te Whare Tapa Whā – Health as a whare - Hauora Tane
Te Whare Tapa Whā was developed by leading Māori health advocate and researcher Professor Sir Mason Durie in 1984, to provide a Māori perspective on health. It provides a useful way for Māori to think about health, as a whare. The whare, known as Te Whare Tapa Whā, has four walls and each wall represents …