TE REO MAORI - Beginners Tuesday

  • Location: Fraser High School
  • Start Date: Tuesday 7th Feb, 2023.
  • End Date: Tuesday 28th Mar, 2023.
  • Time: 6.00 - 8.00 pm.
  • 8 Weeks.
  • 2 hours per week.
  • Course Fee: $79.00.


This 8 week This course introduces learners who have little to no experience in basic personal introduction, mihimihi, karakia, waiata, as well as the basic language structures and vocabulary at a communicative level. It reinforces vowel, consonants, diphthongs, blends, and correct pronunciation of te reo Māori words and much more. The course will enable students to learn the basics of the language as well as an understanding of cultural connectedness.

Naa too rourou, naa taku rourou, ka ora te mahi nei

‘Through combine collaboration, outcomes are achieved’

 Noo reira, nau mai haere mai koutou.

About your kaiako 

Ko Maungatautari tōku maunga

Ko Waikato rāua ko Te Waihou ōku awa

Ko Raukawa, rāua ko Ngāti Hauā ōku iwi

Ko Ngāti Tukorehe rāua ko Ngāti Were Were ōku hapū

Ko Kai a te Mata rātou Ko Ruapeka, Ko Te Taumata ōku marae.

Ko Tainui te waka.

No Waikato ahau. 

He piko he taniwha

Waikato taniwha rau.


ko Pearl tōku īngoa. I am a kaiāwhina and a Kaiako at Fraser ACE. I love working with people. I'm passionate about mātauranga Māori and creating learning experiences that are meaningful and collaborative. I'm here to help build confidence in our students to kōrero Māori with aroha and pride.



This course is supported by the TEC (Tertiary Education Commission) to assist with literacy and numeracy needs of students. You must attend 80% of the class. At the same time we hope you will learn other useful and interesting skills and have a lot of fun learning with us.