Māori stories (pūrākau) are like no other. We all enjoy listening to and reading them. Nevertheless, our learners will be able to enjoy them more when they see them in pictures. Here is a compilation of the most colourful Māori story posters in this resource.
The following stories are illustrated in the Māori story posters included in this resource:
- Ranginui and Papatūānuku
- Rata and the Waka
- Te Ika a Māui (The Fish of Māui)
- The Eyes of the God Tāwhirimātea
- Battle of the Mountains
- Tāne and the Baskets of Knowledge
- Rona and the Moon
- Māui and the Sun
- Ngā Manu Māori
You can print these Māori story posters in A4 sheets. Moreover, you can print them in A3 sheets if you want them bigger.
There are a lot of ways for you to use them. You can hold them up for storytelling sessions. Also, you can hang them up on walls and boards so that your learners will be reminded of them every now and then. These posters are also perfect for your centre, library home or your office. Original and colourful these Māori story posters will invoke conversations with your tamariki.