BLENNZ: Blind and Low Vision Education Network NZ

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Te wiki tuarima

August 18, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments

Here are some examples as to how the word of the week can be used everyday.
The examples used here are based on listening to and using Te Reo Māori with people predominantly from Ngāti Kahungunu ki te Wairoa and Tūhoe.

Te wiki tuarima (week 5/18 August) engari/but

Kau mau te wehi tō korero Māori, engari, āta haere – Awesome talking of Māori but slow it down.
He rangi pai I tēnei ata, engari titiro ki ngā kapua pango tērā – It is a nice day but look at the black cloud over there.

BLENNZ Wellington

August 14, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments

Resource Teacher Vision (RTV)
Fixed Term, Full-Time Position

BLENNZ Wellington is looking for a dynamic, innovative teacher with current Teacher Registration and up-to-date curriculum knowledge to support the education of learners who are blind or have low vision in the Wellington region. Commencing ASAP and finishing on 16th December 2014.

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Te wiki tuawhā

August 11, 2014 by blennzict | 0 comments

Here are some examples as to how the word of the week can be used everyday.
The examples used here are based on listening to and using Te Reo Māori with people predominantly from Ngāti Kahungunu ki te Wairoa and Tūhoe.

Te wiki tuawhā (week 4 / 11 August) nau mai (welcome)

Nau mai haere mai ki taku kainga/welcome to my home.
Nau mai haere mai ki tēnei hui/ welcome to this meeting.
Nau mai haere mai ki te kura o Homai/Welcome to Homai.
Nau mai haere ki tēnei awa, engari, kia tūpato I tēnei wāhi/ Welcome to this river but be careful in this place!