Year 9 Te Reo Māori

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mr W. Hippolite

Recommended Prior Learning

Some prior knowledge is a bonus but not expected.

This course is for students wanting to learn Te Reo Māori. 
We cover Levels 1 –3 of the curriculum.

Topics covered include:

  • My family and home
  • Leisure
  • School
  • Anatomy

Course Overview

Term 1
Beginning Te Reo Māori. Kōrero, Whakarongo, Pānui, Tuhituhi, Mātakitaki. Learning karakia, mihi and pepeha. Curriculum level 1. Ngā Manu Kōrero and Kapa Haka. Whānau and home.

Term 2
Curriculum level 2. Extending on from term I mahi. Kura/school.

Term 3
Curriculum level 1 and 2 revision. Learning about activities.

Term 4
Curriculum level 3. Te tinana/The body.

Learning Areas:

Year 9 Option Subjects (Half year courses ), Languages


Year 10 Te Reo Māori - full year, Year 10 Te Reo Māori - half year

Career Pathways

Administration Officer, Receptionist, Personal Trainer/Fitness Instructor, Registered Nurse, Agricultural/Horticultural Scientist, Air Force Airman/Airwoman, Air Force Officer, Paramedic, Army Soldier, Medical Physicist, Beauty Therapist, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Actor, Art Director (Film, Television or Stage), Historian, Artistic Director, Entertainer, Film/Television Camera Operator, Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Production Assistant (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Lighting Technician, Baker, Counsellor, Trainer, Interpreter, Musician, Driving Instructor, Early Childhood Teacher, Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Primary School Teacher, Kaiwhakaako Māori, Translator, Nanny/Child Carer, Tertiary Lecturer, Private Teacher/Tutor, Recreation Co-ordinator, Youth Worker, Secondary School Teacher, Teacher Aide