Ō pūmahara | Your Moments

From schools, to workplaces to whānau and friends. Thousands of New Zealanders stopped to share in a moment of unity for our people and our language. In joining our Māori Language Moment, you became part of a movement that began a generation ago.

Kia kaha te reo Māori!
Kia kaha Aotearoa!

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Te Tauihu Iwi Chairs Forum taking a break to join in Te Wiki o te Reo Māori...

Stand Children's Services Therapeutic Care and Education (TCE) staff and visiting children introducing themselves in te reo and singing waiata...

We celebrated by putting up these beautiful kowhaiwhai banners greeting patients and colleagues to our place of work...

Our wonderful Matua Solomon took as down to our Te Kura o Awa / our river school and we recorded...

The Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounmau kaimahi, sharing their kupu o te rā for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori...

We should learn Te Reo Māori because it is part of who we are and is part of Aotearoa history...

He paku mihi moaiho ki te Ao Maori...

I have encouraged me and my whanau to learn our whakapapa pepeha...

Whakatauki...

My tamariki and I sung some waiata and listened to the Māori Television korero/interviews on social media for the week...

Ka ora tonu te reo Maori...

To celebrate te reo and help our committment to learning we have put up a kupu o te rā board...

Ko Michelle Sadgrove ahau, te kaiako puoro o Arahoe Kura...

Ko ēnei aku irāmutu...

at noon, over 200 of us from Southern Cross (Health Insurance, Travel Insurance, Pet Insurance, and Hospitals) came together...

Kia ora koutou!...

I’m Tongan, but I love the reo & singing waiata!...

I chose to Whakarongo this Te Wiki o Te Reo and I re-listened to Hinewhehi Mohi singing the national anthem...

I have been singing, writing and speaking in Te Reo Maori...

This is our whanau te reo Maori class...

I met my sister for lunch on the 14th September (in level 2!...

Because of privacy I can not share a video or photos but our kura have been learning some karakia and...

I te 14 o Mahuru, i te poupoutanga o te rā, i hui mātou ko ōku hoa (ko Liz, ko...

Kiaora, I sung a waiata & spent the day using as much Te Reo in my day as I could...

I got together via zoom with colleagues and shared a word or phrase in māori...

I chose Māori to be Idiomarium's #Language_of_the_week and designed this poster in celebration of the Māori Language Week...

The Video is of Year 7 and 8 students playing Maori games and practicing their te reo...

Nikau sang a waiata together on Zoom with our kaiako puoro...

I will write my pepeha from my Maori biological whanau and then I will write my pepeha from my adopted...

Ā tātau tamariki o Te Kura Kaupapa Maaori o Tuia Te Matangi e hāpai ana i te kaupapa o Te...

As a centre we all participated in waiata, pukapuka, art and more, together we learn more ☺️...

I te hui i te ata i tērā Rātū - karakia, waiata, kai...

On Tuesday 14th at 1250, over 100 ACC Clinical Services staff were supported by Kaimahi Maori to understand the ACC...

We had 50 online to launch this for our students it was amazing...

We share with you our, RCP, celebration of Te Wiki o te Reo Māori...

We wrote our pepeha while we shared kai...

Our kai...

A collection of our pukapuka and taonga...

For our Māori Language Moment Te Wā Tuku Reo Māori, the staff at the Whanganui Regional Museum | Te Puni...

This video captures the essence of what we did as a Council to celebrate Maori Language Week...

Our class had a boil up mutton pork with greens from our garden added in to our boil up Yummy!...

From our Garden get ready to add to class boil up...

Maori symbols are beautiful we grasp the old and decorate with contemporary mediums...

Kia ora koutou!...

I wanted to introduce myself, where home is and share a encouraging phrase...

We have been embracing Maori images and symbols...

Our whanaus took part, independently in their whares, immersing themselves in Te Reo Māori in a variety of ways, from...

Te Karakia o te Atua...

I haere ahau ki te Kōhanga Reo ...

At Kiwi Treasures Early Learning Centre in Tauranga we joined together with our tamariki to sing waiata for our Māori...

Therapeutic Care and Education staff along with the children visiting STAND Children's Services worked together to learn how to introduce...

I made a Kahoot to teach some reo and played it with my whānau over Zoom!...

Tā tātou wā

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My sister Ludivinia works at a daycare...

Kia ora!...

As a starter for my lesson I played Stan Walkers Aotearoa ...

The Year 4’s at Elm Park Primary School have had lots of fun this week celebrating Te Reo Māori language...

whakatauki...

Ecah class was challenged to spend 12:00pm - 12:30pm taking part in te reo or an aspect of Te Ao...

This is a video of our haka powhiri which we do for when manuhiri visit our kura...

For my moment I asked on the health and wellness facebook group I am part of ' kei te pēhea...

Kia Ora!...

My choir in Ōtautahi Christchurch, the Rockers of Ages, sings songs from all over the world...

Pōhutukawa Room did some pangarau using money: tāra me hēneti...

Aro Arataki children’s centre kaiako and whānau kanikani to Mahuru…Tumeke!...

Aro Arataki Kaiako performing Mahuru for our whānau, tu meke!...

One akonga in Karaka ran a quiz for the class...

Rata Room sang a waiata and used te reo greetings on zoom...

I bought these to learn with my grandchildren...

We had fun singing this counting song in Te reo Maori...

We held a great week of celebrations for Māori language week at MartinJenkins, with a theme for each day of...

My son taught his dad how to play toku, pepa, kuti...

“He aha te mea nui o te ao? He tangata, he tangata, he tangata...

Eden Cottage will waiata: As kaiako we hosted a zoom hui with our tamariki and whanau...

I enjoyed singing some new waiata and took part in daily work discussions ...

We sang E Minaka Ana several times, reading and discussing the kupu beforehand...

my kura...

He whakawhiti kōrero - Kai pēka...

Te Whare Oranga Marfell Kindergarten moment 2021...

Learning Maori words...

He tino pārekareka ki a mātou te waiata ia rā ia rā...

Pepeha of my sons and I...

Tēnā tātou te hunga e ngākaunui ana ki tō tātou re rangatira!...

This is my work team, we are part of ANZ Maintenance & Trust Management, we have enjoyed being apart of...

This is our school Winchester Rural pepe ha and this is the Kowhai Class who are year 2 child...

We created face masks with a kia ora greeting on them and wore them for Māori Language Week (and beyond)...

Kia ora...

He mahi whāi te kaupapa - Here we are at Sport NZ Ihi Aotearoa playing string games...

Tēnei mātou o Ihi Aotearoa e wānanga nei, hi au, au, aue hā, hī!...

Te Roopu Waiata here at Manawatu District Council enjoy a weekly waiata hui...

I shared various elements of Te Reo with my team every day via our team chat...

For my moment, I put on a māori kids show for my pēpi and worked on learning some Te Reo...

Kia ora, I recorded my own version of Hine E Hine (although it's more likely to keep baby awake than...

Maori language week lifted my spirits and helped me stand tall again...

Ka timata te Mahuru maori, he mahi au i te korero te Reo Maaori I nga wa katoa, po te...

I work at a daycare, so I made these little videos every day for the tamariki and whānau to help...

He kaupapa tēnei mā te katoa o te Whare Wānanga o Waikato, tauira mai, kaiako mai...

Our tamariki learnt about the battle of the mountains and made their own maunga from the pukapuka!...

For this years Māori language Moment we chose to go LIVE and have a korero about the importance of learning...

As a Year 1 & 2 class, we learnt to ask about our feelings and how to respond in te...