Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Wyatt Mihi


This term Room 11 have been learning to introduce themselves in Maori. Here is Wyatt's Mihi.
video

Ko (name) taku ingoa.
My name is...

Ko (number in Maori) oku tau.

I am ... years old
No (ethnicity) ahau

I am ...
Kei (Suburb) toku kainga noho

I live in ...

He (eye colour) oku whatu

My eyes are
...
He (hair colour) oku makawe

My hair is...
Ko (friend's name) toku hoa.
My friend's name is ...
E (their age) ona tau
He/She is ... years old
He tamaiti/kotiro ia.
He/She is a boy/girl.
No (ethnicity) ia
They are...
Ko (cat's name) toku ngeru
My cat's name is ...
Ko (dog's name) toku kuri
My dog's name is...

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Jessica's Mihi


This term Room 11 have been learning to introduce themselves in Maori. Here is Jessica's Mihi.

video


If you'd like to do a Mihi in Maori here is a simple format to follow.

Ko (name) taku ingoa.
My name is...

Ko (number in Maori) oku tau.

I am ... years old
No (ethnicity) ahau

I am ...
Kei (Suburb) toku kainga noho

I live in ...

He (eye colour) oku whatu

My eyes are
...
He (hair colour) oku makawe

My hair is...