Been working on my Mihi I have recorded it on utterli as well.
It felt good to find out where I come from and to be able to acknowledge
the Maori language and its part in our identity.
|Taku Mihi||Meaning|| |
|Ko David ahau||I am David|| |
|Ko Ngati Tahu te iwi||My tribe is Ngati Tahu from the South Island|
|Ko Rakeahua te awa||Rakeahua is my River|
Ko Rakeahua te Maunga
|Rakeahua is my Mountain|
|Ko Alyn taku papa||My father is Alyn|
|Ko Dorothy taku mama||My Mother is Dorothy|
| ||They are both Dead now but their spirit is still with me|| |
A good resource for this is here http://www.tki.org.nz/r/language/lls/wehi/units/unit14/index_e.php
Examples from Pt England school are here http://softwareforlearning.wikispaces.com/eStory2