Te Reo Māori Curriculum

Te Reo Māori Made Easy- *Kai* Vegetables (Hua whenua)



This resource is in the Kai Resource Bundle.

Learn te reo Māori from home or school with this resource using fun games and activities.

This te reo resource will take you and your learners from naming 18 vegetable (hua whenua) to asking “What’s in the kete?” in Māori. Download the resource now – or, join Te Reo Club and have unlimited access to heaps of great resources like this! —> tereoclub.co.nz

Plenty of opportunity to extend your reo 🙂

Te reo flash cards

First identify the vegetables in English then learn the Māori name.

Te reo “Three-part cards”

Your learner can match the pictures as well as learn the written word and identify the vegetables.

Te reo Mini-cards named

All the pictures are on one card with their names under each. This is a great “cheat” sheet for writing the words in stories.

Te reo Mini-cards unnamed

You and your learners can now identify these vegetables without having to read the labels. Next these and the named mini cards can be used with the Barrier game.

Te Reo Barrier game cheat sheet

Glue this on your barrier. It has some of the starter phrases you may need.

Te Reo Barrier placemats

These will help guide your kōrero by being able to put hua whenua in to each of the kete.

Barrier games are a very popular second language activity to expedite output of language.

See how to play Barrier games here.


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