Do you speak any of these languages? If so, we’d like to hear from you! We are going to be following these Pacific Language Weeks in the school calendar. Get in touch with Vashti, in Studio 4, if you would like to see your language or cultural celebration recognised at school. We hope to have a variety of cultures celebrated this year!
Te Tiriti o Waitangi is an umbrella that protects all languages. We therefore should celebrate te reo maori and use it to encourage speakers of other languages.
This week is Samoan Language week!
Here are two resources to download and use:
Learn how to pronounce the Samoan Alphabet
Here is a site to play online games in Pacific Languages: