New Zealand Parliament Pāremata Aotearoa

Tō Tātou Whare

Published date: 26 May 2014

To Tātou Whare themed resource material is designed to support students learning in te Reo Māori. A set of six laminated cards provides links to the work of parliament with an emphasis on authentic experiences with particular relevance to Māori students. Topics covered include:

  • Parliament in Aotearoa: Democracy in Action
  • What is parliament?
  • What does Parliament do?
  • People in Parliament
  • Māori in Parliament?
  • Parliament and me: Where do I fit in?

A bi-lingual teacher’s guide is provided with links to the Te Marautanga o Aotearoa curriculum document, a glossary of Parliamentary terms and useful websites to support further study.