Te Wā Tuku Reo Māori 2021 | 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!

Tēnā koutou katoa...

My Moko and I practiced Waiata and I also learnt some new phrases ...

I am coming back to learning maori after 20 years out of the country...

Kia Ora I live in Brisbane and I’m on a Te Reo Maori journey...

Until We Meet Again (Kia Tūtaki Anō Rā)...

Kia Ora ko Leeann Brown toku Ingoa...

For Māori Language Week, I recorded a video of me revising almost 500 words on memrise and talking about some...

I really want to learn te reo ...

I picked up the pen and went back to my learning just because it is hard to learn so far...

Kia ora koutou all, I have been encouraging my staff to include te reo Maori greeting in their day to...

Kia ora, I rang a friend to kōrero at noon, shared my mihi and a (very) short chat in te...

Whangarei – Terenga Paraoa...

I am practicing te reo in few simple ways of using greetings at the beginning and ending of my messages...

Ko Rangi kei runga...

I worked at home and connected with thousands of collegues in Teams to share the precious moment...

Here is my Pepeha

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Kia oea this is my eldest son mark,in the picture it sits on our kitchen dining room window,reminds me to...

I've been participating in a Learn Te Reo Maaori Course online, and attempting to speak Te Reo Maaori whenever possible...

I worked on my basic Te Reo, and made a commitment within our Toastmasters club to continue to do so...

I asked for a cup of Coffee in Maori, every day of Maori Language Week...

I spent the actual Māori Language Moment on a huitīma with my work colleagues - I whakarongohia au...

As a Pākehā, for years I have wanted to learn Te Reo so that I could respectfully communicate and understand...

Kia ora koutou katoa...

During Covid lockdown, we Tauira unable to get to our Wananga created our own little off site group so to...

As part of a team, every day I greet my team using our teams page...

I te ako ngā ākonga i ngā rerenga ki te mahi kapu tī, kawhe rānei...

I learnt my first karakia and I love its meaning...

I completed a 12 week course Te Tau Here programme, let me tell yous the journey I had was absolutely...

We did a te reo maori Chatbot Project using Scratch to do counting, days of week or anything...

Kei te ako au o te reo Maori...

I am communicating more regularly in Te Reo Māori, especially greetings, starting and ending emails...

The above picture is a software I developed a little while ago (I can't disclose more details due to commercial...

I have been learning Te Reo for two years and I do whakairo most weekends...

I auaha au i ngā mahi toi hei tāpiri i ngā kōrero Māori, kātahi ka tuku i tōku Instagram...

kei tōku kāinga, he kōrero maori te tuatahi / at home, spoke/speak in Maori first...

So in the line of Mahi I do I'm not a strong speaker at te reo maori but I do...

I created my pepeha ...

Enrolled in a course...

I enrolled for māori studies...

Ia rā i Māhuru i tuku au tētahi pikitia me te whakaaturanga i te reo Māori ki Instagam me Twitter...

Kia Ora koutou katoa...

Kia ora I am just beginning my te reo journey with a recent return to NZ and LOVE how much...

My whanau and I sang a waiata in Maori that we had learnt that week...

Greeting family and friends, singing Waiata with my mokopuna, encouraging those around me to use and pronounce Te Reo correctly,...

I tried to incorporate as much Te Reo into my language as I was confident with...

I listened to kaiwaiata maori and had a kanikani with my tamariki ...

Our cool manager arranged with the local coffee cart that if we went and did a little pepeha, we’d get...

Kia Ora Ko Wikitoria toku ingoa...

Kia ora getting ready for a get together with friends...

We shared on the Seesaw...

I celebrate maori language week throughout the years...

I love Te reo...

I've been teaching Maori language to everyone including my pakeha whanau and they love it ...

Kia ora, this is our first year involved and we had Māori waiata playing throughout the day in our centre...

All of the tamariki at our kura gathered in our school hall to sing Six60's 'Pepeha' together...

Kia Ora, i have been learning te reo maori for 3 years now and am still learning...

I waiata mātou ki roto i tā mātou akomanga...

He pai ki ahau nga mea katoa mo te Maori - I love everything about Maori...

After re starting my Te reo journey this year level 4 at Te Wananga o Aotearoa after 15 years in...

Ka whakaatu ahau i ōku tama tokorua, ratou ko ōna Rūma Whānau, i kapa haka ana...

Kia ora my Name is Areta Jonae Maria Cox I'm Maori and I am trying to Speak Maori but I...

I have been learning Maori for nearly two years...

Te Rōpū Taiohi (Spirit Taiohi Panel) supports Te Wiki o te Reo Māori...

I was at our local Community Services Centre Op-shop and I had set my phone for a midday alarm to...

For Māori language week I learnt a whole Māori song to listen and sing along to :D...

Our school's PRIDE TV episode teaching a sentence structure, recapping te wiki and setting a challenge...

Kōrero i te reo!...

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I am Loving the learning Māori movement and want to learn and teach my kids ...

I was lucky enough to be a my job as a preschool teacher...

As a Catholic Special Character School, the hīmene Mō Maria has always had a special link for us...

I love whakatauki ...

Each of our classes played 'Simon Says' or 'Ka kii a Haimona' at Māori Language Moment, to practice kupu mahi...

I used to learn te reo maori but losted it...

Tēnā koutou katoa ...

Our Kura participated in Whakataetae Reo Maaori which included 16,800 aakonga!...

Our Team signing 'E Minaka Ana' for our Māori Language Moment via Teams...

E korero ana taku tamaiti i a ia e whakapaipai ana i te kaauta...

We practiced our pepeha and used the last sentence to create this video introducing the class...

I couldnt get her to sit down haha mummy mummy i want E rere Taku Poi...

This is the spoon my whanau and I created for “Spoonville” in Te Atatu Peninsula for Te Wiki o te...

I added the following company values to my outgoing emails...

Infrastructure and Environmental Services Directorate, Auckland Council ...

Nga mihi o Te Kura o Urenui...

My whānau and I celebrated by trying to celebrate te reo maori language each day throughout the week...

Bruce McLaren Intermediate Kura entered this competition of 16,800...

Attempting to teach my puppy commands in Te Reo...

i did some epic stuffs...

We had an organisational Māori Moment over zoom...

Kia Hora Te Marino by Christopher Tin during ‘Sentinel of the Ocean’ Kaitiakiatanga ...

Kia hora te Marino used during ‘The Untold Story’ by Ian Taylor ...

Here is Pirongia School's Māori Language Week video with a few snap shots of learning done in some of our...

In Ruma Tahi, we practised our ti rākau skills...

These are some of the waiata I grew up hearing and whenever I waiata it's as though I'm back in...

We sung our waiata - we did a selection of them including kotahi matimati and kina kina...

Almost 100 ESR staff took part in this year's Māori Language Moment...

Te Pūtahitanga o Te Waipounmau kaimahi sharing their kupu o te rā for Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori, 2021...

I sang waiata, I said a karakia...

This is my eldest moko Lia Grace Catherine Bull ...

Our tamariki - Aurora (age 8) and Lorelei (age 6) - made a video for te wiki o te reo...