Google recently announced its support for several minority languages to translate into and from English with Māori being one of the minority languages. Background information from my October 15 2009 post is here. To use the translator visit http://translate.google.com For years a computer generated system to translate to and from te reo Māori has only... Continue reading →
Day 348 Today's a Great Day to acknowledge Waitangi Day in New Zealand. At this very Marae (meeting house) and grounds in 1840 a document was signed that made New Zealand a part of the British Empire, guaranteeing Māori rights to their land and gave Māori the rights of British subjects. Because of a difference in translation between the Maori and English version, this has led to debate over exactly what was agreed to at Waitangi.
Number Posters for the New Zealand Classroom, These posters feature the numbers 0-20 in Maori (with option of English translation). Each poster has the number, number word and a tens frame to show the number.