My First Words in Maori

Stacey Morrison
Ali Teo (Illustrator)

$20

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If you’d like to speak the beautiful Maori language with your kids, this is the book to get you started!

Help your tamariki to korero Maori with this brilliant first words book by Stacey Morrison, gorgeously illustrated by Ali Teo and John O’Reilly.

My First Words in Maori equips your whanau with the first words you need to speak te reo at home together.

With lively pictures labelled in Maori and English, each page introduces the concepts and words children use as they first begin to talk, get to know people and explore the world around them.

Designed by Maori language champion and broadcaster Stacey Morrison for parents and tamariki to read together, with plenty of details in the illustrations to point out and name, scenes include- Taku Tinana/My Body, Taku Whanau/My Family, Taku Whare/My House, Wahi Takaro/At the Park, Tatahi/At the Beach, Te Marae / The Marae – and much more!

This is the perfect book to bring the Maori language into your home and have fun with the kids on their language journey.

$20

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ISBN – 9780143773337
Publisher – Penguin Group New Zealand, Lim
Format – Paperback
Publication Date – 03/09/2019
Dimensions – 275mm X 215mm
Categories – Childrens Non Fiction

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My First Words in Maori Flash Cards

From the creators of My First Words in Maori comes this boxed set of illustrated flashcards to assist children with their te reo journey.

Help your tamariki to korero Maori with these illustrated flashcards designed to partner with Stacey Morrison’s My First Words in Maori.

Flashcards are a great way to have fun with tamariki on their language journey. Designed by Maori language champion Stacey Morrison, with adorable pictures by Ali Teo and John O’Reilly, this pack includes-
50 picture cards, with the Maori word on one side and the English on the other.
Te reo phrases to ask and answer while using the flashcards.
Stacey’s tips and ideas for different activities and games with the cards.

Suitable for everyone, from preschoolers to adults, these flashcards are a great way to encourage the whole whanau to korero Maori together.

Topics covered are-
whanau
emotions/feelings
clothing
animals
food and drink

The set has 50-doublesided cards (plus a header card) packaged in a card box for easy storage.

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