Ō atakarapa | 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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Kids & I playing a stick game to help remember the words for right and left in te reo...

My place of work held a webinar to learn & celebrate waiata...

Today I did a quiz on te reo, and listened to 'Hine Ruhi' - Dave Dobbyn's te reo version of...

Our company is having the Maori Language Week...

This is my Pepeha...

I have done another one as i think the previous one i sent was from 2 years ago...

I listened to a waiata 🎼...

Tamariki at Bream Bay Educare sing waiata, Patuharakeke; all about our local area, our Maunga, our moana, our whenua and...

Kei te ako tonu au i te reo Māori mō ngā tau e toru ināianei...

Whare whare!...

At midday we stopped our lesson to ask each other Kei te pēhea koe? I had put a range or...

Waiata for my kokopu babies...

This is our Team of Nurses, Social Workers, Occupational therapists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists Pukenga Atawhai and Admin staff who work for...

read the text on the website, with colleagues...

I ate food...

Kupu Hou!...

My work hosted a zoom waiata session...

E tata tapahi, e roa whakatū...

I had a hui with an Australian colleague at midday - so I greeted him in te Reo Māori and...

Shared a whakatoki with my class: "E tata tapahi e roa whakatuu' (procrastination is the thief of time) ...

Drug Free Sport NZ wanted to share a video talking about who we are and what we do...

This is our Pepeha which we are thrilled to learn and share !...

Our kaiako recorded one of our favorite waiata!...

Five of us gathered at Muritai - we greeted each other in Te Reo, learned about place names in this...

E ako ana ahau i te reo Māori...

Searching up Whakatauki online...

We watched some reomations...

Kia Ora...

We met on Zoom and learned about what Volunteering means in the Maori tradition...

I have created content for our company intranet giving guidelines for Whānau Support, with an explanation of the tikanga and...

Here is a little waiata from our Auckland lockdown family bubble...

We sang one of our favourite waiata about Tangaroa...

He karakia mo te kai korero ahau...

At St Mary's College, Wellington all classes at 12pm recited the karakia our te reo Māori teacher, whaea Dee taught...

Kaimahi celebrating Te Reo Maori via Zui...

We had a mihi to the kaupapa and then shared pepehā, some of us for the first time, and whakatauki...

Ko āku tamariki manifesting the magic of our reo - projecting peace and aroha upon us all :)...

“Ko te reo te mauri o te mana Māori”...

Myself and my school (334 people) had a level 2 'Zui', We used 'Tuia ki runga' as a karakia for...

Tena koutou katoa,...

Our Kindergarten class learnt how to sing the body parts song using Maori language today...

To celebrate my 5 year old son did some weaving and made his favourite animal...

We love to sing in Te Reo Māori everyday!...

Kia ora, Ruma Rua Tekau from Papatoetoe have been learning lots of ngā kupu this week/wiki...

Tamariki choose to do a Tik tok that has been going around and then a Hauraki Haka...

We are the Winston Waka whanau from Ara Poutama Aotearoa and we sang the Purea Nei waiata on Zoom (level...

This is a small snippet of us singing our school song - Anei...

Onuku Kura (East Gore School) performed our school haka which represents the area of Onuku and Maruawai...

A class video of us having a go with Te Reo...

I spent my time doing card games and speaking as best as I can in Maori for the whole 10...

Great moment...

Tamariki & Kaiako learning new Waiata together!...

Te Wā Tuku Reo Māori | The Māori Language Moment to put our Te Reo waiata into practice...

Ruma I enjoyed a waiata together at tekau rua pm today!...

To celebrate National Māori Moment Room 9 gathered for a zoom meeting at 12pm...

Sharing korere Maori ki te tima o THINKhauora ki Otaki e Maori Pakeha me Rotuman...

We just shared our pepeha in our hui...

This is Awhina, the Special Needs Class at Upper Hutt College practising some of our waiata in front of Te...

Our Wānaka Primary School Year 5/6 students hail from the beautiful alpine surroundings of the Wānaka region...

A class video of us having a go with Te Reo...

I waiata mātou ko āku akonga i te waiata 'Poi E'...

NIHI wrapped up a week's worth of activities with a Reo Māori quiz!...

Today at 12 noon the Ashgrove School tamariki took part in the Māori Language Moment as a school by singing...

I played the reo Māori Kahoot quiz for beginners...

Me doing the Te Reo challenge on Tic tok...

Reading to our tamariki, Gold Coast australia...

I learned my pepeha and started to get more involved in the culture, although not being Maori I will still...

Taking the time to learn a new word/phrase daily and also trying to watch more Maori Television weekly...

Our juniors practising 'Heads, shoulders, knees and toes' in Te Reo...

He mea nui taku reo, ma oku tipuna, aku tamariki, aku mokopuna, māku ano hoki...

Tic tok I made...

Our wonderful tamariki singing and doing the actions to Paki Paki 😊...

The ELL students at Hagley College made Poi today and learned the Poi E dance...

Our team at Malatest shared a #MāoriLanguageMoment by participating in the reo Māori KAHOOT!...

As part of normal classroom routines TEF102 students present dishes they have made as evidence towards their Unit Standards...

Me singing maori song with a tic toker I like ...

We enjoyed sharing an old favourite and some new waiata today...

We are a small community early childcare centre and after lunch we all came together to celebrate te reo Maori...

We played a directions game, where all of our instructions were in te reo...

Royal Oak Intermediate- Jordan House...

Kia ora ,...

Small beginnings...

We had a whole school Kahoot quiz on Zoom (as we are in Level 4 still in Tamaki) about te...

Dhiren counting from 1-10 in Maori...

Our kaiako taught us the pakiwaitara - Te Pura the guardian taniwha of Wairoa in Tauranga...

Deaf Maori Song with Sign Language...

Kia ora koutou!...

I karanga mai tōku tama kī roto I ā Abu Dhabi...

We sang Tūtira Mai Ngā Iwi as a group...

9STR wrote the numbers from 1-27 in Maori on whiteboards...

Te Aho o Te Kahu & Manatū Hauora shared waiata Māori Language moment

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Te Reo kahoot quiz...

At Clandeboye Kindergarten we all gathered together to have our lunch, but first we did our karakia kai...

created a slideshow for my moko to learn te arapū māori...

Myself, my son and daughter looked at some videos of weaving with harakeke and decided to try it ourselves...

My pepeha...

At Paremata Kindergarten we sang and signed Te Aroha before shouting Kia kaha together!...

A group of us met online at 12 pm today and said our karakia and sang our school waiata together...

This video is from a little later in the day!...

A group of us met online at 12 pm today and said our karakia and sang our school waiata together...