Raupo - $35.00
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
MAORI AT HOME
Māori at HomeScotty and Stacey Morrison
Raupo - $35.00
Māori at Home is the perfect introduction to the Māori language.It’s a highly practical, easy and fun resource for everyday New Zealanders that covers the basics of life in and around a typical Kiwi whare (household).
Whether you’re practising hākinakina (sport), getting ready for kura (school), celebrating a huritau (birthday), preparing a rārangi kai (shopping list) or relaxing at the tātahi (beach), Māori at Home gives you the words and phrases, as well as the confidence, you need.
Māori at Home fills a very real need for parents and families with the Māori language increasingly a part of work, school and formal occasions in New Zealand.
Māori at Home is authored by high-profile te reo Māori advocates and media personalities Scotty and Stacey Morrison.
About Scotty and Stacey MorrisonScotty Morrison (Ngāti Whakaue) is the presenter of current affairs programmes Te Karere and Marae. He holds a Masters degree (Education), is currently working towards his PhD, and has been an Adjunct Professor and the Director of Māori Student and Community Engagement at Auckland’s Unitec Institute of Technology. He is the author of the bestselling The Raupō Phrasebook of Modern Māori and Māori Made Easy.
Stacey Morrison (Ngāi Tahu, Te Arawa) is a radio and TV broadcaster whose projects have spanned 25 years. She is currently the co-host of the Drive show on The Hits, having previously worked on Mai FM and Flava, and her most recent TV credit is Whānau Living, which includes the whole Morrison family on screen, offering lifestyle ideas and projects, all while speaking te reo Māori. In 2016, she won Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori’s champion award for te reo Māori.
Together, Stacey and Scotty have been foundation members of the community group Māori 4 Grown Ups and are both graduates of Te Panekiretanga o te Reo Māori Centre for Māori Language Excellence. They live in Auckland with their children Hawaiki, Kurawaka and Maiana.