13 Te Reo Maori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Carter

Recommended Prior Learning

NCEA Level 2 Te Reo Māori or equivalent.

This course will further develop students’ competence in;

  • listening, speaking, reading and writing of Te reo Māori
  • understanding important and relevant issues in Aotearoa and abroad
  • utilizing everyday phrases and idioms
  • researching and presenting information gathered on Te ao Māori
  • expressing personal opinions and thoughts on a given topic

The topics that will be covered include a Māori prophets, news and current events and language revitalisation.

To support your learning, you have access to Education Perfect.

Course Overview

Term 1
Unit 1: Poropiti Māori - Māori Prophet.

In this unit you will learn to recount a series of events to inform, persuade or entertain; and to develop an argument with reasons.

Term 2
Unit 2: Te Ao Pāpāhō: News and Current Events.

In this unit you will learn to communicate about certainty and uncertainty, possibility and probability; and to develop an argument with reasons.

Term 3
Unit 3: Whakarauora Reo - Language Revitalisation.

In this unit you will learn to respond to selected and adapted texts in te reo Māori that are about te reo Māori and tikanga Māori; and communicate the same information in different ways to different audiences.

Term 4
External preparation.

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Assessment Policy & Procedures
Course Costs and Equipment/ Stationery requirements

Highly recommended: $20 Education Perfect subscription (one payment for all languages)

Description Type Value
Education Perfect Voluntary $20.00

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We aim to enable every student to have the course that they prefer, however, some courses have limited places or pre-requisits that may restrict the student's choice.