Te Kura Te Reo

Unit 7 - He aha ō kākahu mō te kanikani? – What are you wearing to the dance?

Activity 2 - Learning the names for some articles of clothing in Māori

Watch Unit 7 Scene 3 where the girls and boys talk about what they are going to wear to the dance.

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Watch Unit 7 Scene 3 where the girls and boys talk about what they are going to wear to the dance.

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Read through the new words on the chart.

 

Tarau
Trousers
Hāte
Shirt

Shoe(s)
Panekoti
Skirt
Pōtae
Hat
Koti
Coat, Jacket
Tōkena
Socks
Hingareti
Singlet

 

Practising the new words

Use a fashion magazine or a fashion poster using colours and clothing. Each piece of clothing should have different colour combinations, e.g. hāte kākāriki (green shirt) with tarau kahurangi (blue trousers). Point to some combinations and practise using the clothing and colour words.

Try the new sentences below.

He pai te hāte kākāriki ki au.
I like the green shirt.
He pai ngā hū whero ki au.
I like the red shoes.
He pai ēnei kākahu ki au.
I like these clothes.

 

Copy the new words to your Wehi.

 

He Kōrero clip 11 Removing shoes.

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Tasks

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Read through the new words on the chart.

Tarau Trousers
Hāte Shirt
Shoe(s)
Panekoti Skirt
Pōtae Hat
Koti Coat, Jacket
Tōkena Socks
Hingareti Singlet

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Practising the new words

Use a fashion magazine or a fashion poster using colours and clothing. Each piece of clothing should have different colour combinations, e.g. hāte kākāriki (green shirt) with tarau kahurangi (blue trousers). Point to some combinations and practise using the clothing and colour words.

Try the new sentences below.

He pai te hāte kākāriki ki au. I like the green shirt.
He pai ngā hū whero ki au. I like the red shoes.
He pai ēnei kākahu ki au. I like these clothes.

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Copy to your Wehi

Copy the new words to your Wehi.


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He Kōrero clip 11 Removing shoes.

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