Te Reo Māori Beginners 2 w/ Rīhari Warnock

An 8 week course

with Rīhari Warnock
4pm – 6pm Thursdays
25 July to 12 September


This course is for those who have already done a beginners class or already have a foundation in  Te Reo Māori.

Beginner 2 extends on the foundations set in Beginner 1. Students who come along to this class should have some
basic Māori language experience. In Beginner 2, we will work on extending spoken and written Te Reo Māori. We
will start to listen too and understand pre recorded kōrero and engage in kōrero on everyday topics. If you are part
way through ‘Made Made Easy 1 (Green book)’, this class may be right for you.
The Beginnner 2 course will cover the following topics:
– Pronounication
– Mihimihi, karakia, waiata
– Vocabulary
– Working on new sentence stuctures and extending on Beginner 1, including:
– Passive and Stative sentences
– Agent Emphatic
– Whakakāhore
– Locative
– A me te O


Course Details

An introduction to Te Reo Māori. This course will begin with learning to express and to talk about yourself and your whānau in Te Reo Māori.

This course will include pronunciation, greetings, waiata and karakia, an introduction to pepeha, tikanga and mihi. There will also be an introduction to tenses, pronouns and basic sentence structures.

This course will use Scotty Morrison’s “Te Reo Māori Made Easy” as a resource to support the course.This can be ordered from Paper Plus https://www.paperplus.co.nz/shop/books/non-fiction/education-reference/languages-esol/maori-made-easy

This course is subsidised by TEC funding for NZ citizens and permanent residents which requires commitment to attend the full course.


The Learning Centre, Artworks
2 Korora Road
Waiheke Island
Auckland 1081
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Phone: 09 372 9868



Rīhari Warnock

Nō Ngāti Manu, Ngāpuhi, Te Mahurehure me Ngāti Pākehā ahau. He uri ahau i tōku tupuna Te Whareumu.

I tipu ake au i Manawatū, e noho ana au kei Waiheke.

He ringatoi ahau.

I am an artist who is very lucky to call Waiheke home. I am very excited to share my passion for te reo māori with you.