AUCKLAND/Tāmaki Makarau - Mātauranga Māori in Outdoor Education - 20th and 21st June 2024

10:00 AM
3:00 PM

Ruapōtaka Marae, 106 Line Rd, Glen Innes, Auckland 1072 Auckland

Mātauranga Māori in Outdoor Education

Ko ngā pae tawhiti whāia kia tata, ko ngā pae tata whakamaua kia tīna.
The potential for tomorrow depends on what we do today

This PLD is for teachers wanting to develop their understanding of mātauranga Māori within Outdoor Education/Education Outdoors. Kaiako of all year levels and subjects are welcome.

  • Participate in a pōwhiri and noho marae/overnight stay.
  • Explore the connection between mātauranga Māori and EOTC/outdoor education.
  • Explore the area and connect with mana whenua, hear pūrākau, pakiwaitara and history of significant places.
  • Learn about traditional skills and the tikanga of these skills.
  • Examine and discuss the outdoor recreation, māori environmental and māori tourism unit standard assessment resources. Explore the Te Ao Māori concepts within them such as karakia, pepeha, waiata, ngā atua.
  • Plan next steps of action to integrate mātauranga Māori into your teaching practice.

Facilitated by Amorangi Apaapa, Jane Townsend, Keanu Townsend and Pirepire Marychurch.

Kai will be provided. 

All events are subject to minimum numbers being booked.