Learn and celebrate Te Reo Maori with these simple songs. Nga Pihi, (young shoots), represents tamariki and those learning basic Maori language. The Nga Pihi series teaches essential language via music. Use the instrumental tracks to sing karaoke style – or in creative ways such as movement.
Beautifully illustrated, Maranga Mai is an invaluable resource. Written in te reo Maori with the English translation included at the back of the book. Just play the included CD, open the book and join in the fun
This Maori Picture Dictionary contains illustrations for over 1300 of the most common words used including numbers, days of the week and months of the year. The perfect introduction to the Maori language.
The flax skirt worn during Kapa Haka and as traditional Mâori dress. The piupiu is made of thick cotton overlock and is printed and cut to imitate the real thing. Also included is a tipare (head-band).
This imaginative block set of marauding gods, numbers, math symbols and the Maori alphabet will help to carry Te Reo Maori through the generations. Johnson Witehira brings together two cultures (Maori & Pakeha) by producing these alphabet blocks that are specially designed to educate children. The printed wooden blocks feature the Te Reo alphabet. Age 2 yrs+
This set of 4 wooden sticks, long (handmade) come with instructions, illustrations and a CD to perform Ti Raku, a Maori Stick Game. NZ Made, with the accompanied singing of the Pukekohe North New Zealand Kapa Haka group.
This 11 piece puzzle depicts a Maori wahine practicing poi.
Nga Waiata o te Taniwha CD A collection of Maori songs, made to encourage and enjoy the use of Te Reo Maori through Waiata. This CD has been produced by the Hataitai Playcentre Whanau. This is an excellent CD to use for Early Childhood centres. There are 20 tracks, including Tena Koe, A.E.I.O.U.,Paki Paki, Ma is White, One Day a Taniwha, Pokarekare Ana, and more… Ages Birth +