Te Reo Whakahoahoa #3

What I enjoy about our te reo Māori lectures is the style of learning used.  Our ‘classroom’ isn’t the typical lecture theatre you might expect.  It is a large room, with chairs in a semi-circle (no desks), lots of open space, a whiteboard at one end, and a guitar nearby.  Our lecturer will use the…

Te Reo Whakahoahoa #2

He taonga te reo The language is a treasure My second lecture learning te reo Māori as a student was as much fun as the first.  We started again with a waiata (Ahakamana) and karakia, then met our Kaiāwhina for the weekly tutorials.  Our class today centred on a recap of Tuesday’s lecture and following…