Kia orana! Cook Islands Language week is here. Enjoy our slideshow. The song for assembly is “Uti Uti Remu”! We are collecting shellfish in this song.
Westmere School is celebrating Samoan language week this year! Here is our slideshow of songs and language lessons to learn from.
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!
It’s 2017 and we have another action packed year ahead of us. First up in our new year, we have set aside an area in the NUONI hall for resources for teachers. Teachers can find NZ History Resources, Te Reo Lessons and big books to copy and use in the classroom.
Welcome to Maori Language Week 2016!
Here is a slideshow. You can find the resources on this website: Te taura whiri o te reo Maori
Here are some ideas for integrating te reo into literacy and maths.
LITERACY| Reo Matatini:
MATHS | Pangarau
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: