Level 1 Te Reo Maaori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr T. Tangitu

Recommended Prior Learning

Open Entry.  Achieved Speaking, Reading and Listening assessments in Year 10 Maaori beneficial but not essential.

This course requires the aakonga to complete 3 Internal Achievement Standards and at least 1 External Achievement Standard.  All standards are worth 6 Literacy credits, therefore the aakonga can gain their Literacy requirements for Level 1 in this subject.  The Curriculum level requires aakonga to communicate in te Reo Maaori in familiar settings such as the marae, school and home in all language modes - listening; speaking; reading and comprehension; and writing.  The standards include:

1.1 Whakarongo kia moohio ki te reo o toona ao - Internal Listening Standard

1.2 Koorero kia whakamahi ki te reo o toona ao - Internal Speaking Standard

1.3 Paanui kia moohio ki te reo o toona o - External Reading Comprehension Standard

1.4 Tuhi i te reo o toona Ao - External Writing Standard

1.5 Waihanga tuhinga i te reo o toona Ao - Internal Writing Standard

Course Overview

Term 1
Kaupapa/Topic - Assessment Task Type
Ngaa Mahi aa-Muri/Future Activities - Mahi Koorero/Speaking task about a Future Event

Ngaa Mahi aa-Mua/Past Activities - Mahi Tuhi/Writing task about a Past Event

Term 2
Kaupapa/Topic - Assessment Task Type
Te Marae/The Marae - Mahi Whakarongo/Listening Task about mahi on the Marae

Aku Runaruna/My Hobbies - Mahi Koorero/Speaking Task about a hobby

Term 3
Kaupapa/Topic - Assessment Task Type
Too Maatou Kura/Our School - Mahi Whakarongo/Listening Task about a day at Kura

Too Maatou Kura/Our School - Mahi Tuhi/Writing Task writing a proposal for Kura event

Term 4
External Preparation - Paanaui/Reading and Comprehension; Tuhi/Writing Externals

Learning Areas:

Te Ao Māori


Level 2 Te Reo Maaori

Knowledge of te Reo Maaori and the tikanga pertaining to the Maaori culture is highly regarded in all career pathways in Aotearoa. This knowledge is particularly sort after in the areas of Education, Tourism, Civil Service and Local Governance.

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

1 x 60 page Clear File
1GB USB Drive