There are two classes offered at different levels of learning, the third (advanced) class is closed to former Tūī students.
Our Beginners Class (Takahē), Working in WorkBook 1
Suits those with little or no knowledge of the language and concentrates on pronunciation, direction of speech, basic sentence structures, and some whakapapa.
Our Intermediate Class (Ruru), Working in Workbook 3
Suits those with a good knowledge of Te Reo Māori, it will be made up of past students from Ruru and Takahē, to join this class you will need to have a good knowledge of:
koe, kōroa, koutou, āhau, māua, mātou, ia, rāua, ratou
tōku, tōu, tāku, taku, tāu, ōu āu, āku, ōku, tōna, tāna, ōna,āna
using terms of address
e hoa, whaea, e kare, e tama matua etc...
As well as,
A good knowledge of the A and O catagories
asking and saying how you/someone is
where you/someone is from
where you/someone living now
saying your pepeha
numbers up to 20
what you/someone is doing
where you/someone is going
what you/someone is going there to do
saying Yes and No
saying where someone or something is
asking and saying how old you/someone is
gathering information about whakapapa
Our Advanced Class (Tūī) Working on Self Directed Learning
Are mainly made up of past students from the last 5 years, who have worked through Workbook 1 to Workbook 9, as mentioned this class is doing self directed learning now. This Class is closed to former Tūī students only.
All classes begin and end with himene/waiata and karakia and terms 2 and 4 usually conclude with a hakari (feast).
CLASSES ENROLMENTS FOR 2020 ARE NOW OPEN
1. Fill in the Online Form to Register click link below:
Click Here to go back to the Te Reo Home Page.