Whakatauki (Māori proverb) stickers
Encourage the use of te reo Māori with these beautiful whakatauki stickers. Whakatauki are proverbs that represent the wisdom guiding the Māori culture. These whakatauki stickers will help teachers offer students feedback which are meaningful and timeless. Scrapbookers and crafters will also love to use these traditional Māori proverbs to add to special projects.
- Bright colourful modern designs that appeal to adults and children.
- The sticker sheet is 15cm x 17cm high.
- Designed in partnership with teachers.
- Featuring 25 stickers to suit a variety of occasions.
- Easy peel stickers.
- Translations included to help you feel confident in your language usage.
Suitable for ages 3+
Te reo Māori translations are:
MANAAKI – Kind
KAITIAKI – Guardian
EHARA TAKU TOA I TE TOA TAKITAHI ENGARI HE TOA TAKITAHI – I come not with my own strengths but bring with me the gifts, talents and strengths of my family, tribe and ancestors.
HE AROHA WHAKATŌ, HE AROHA PUTA MAI – If kindness is shown then kindness you shall receive.
HE WAKA EKE NOA – We are all in this together.
KOTAHI TE KĀKANO, HE HUI NGĀ HUA O TE RĀKAU – A tree comes from one seed but bears many fruit.
KO TE MANU E KAI ANA I TE MIRO, NŌNA TE NGAHERE. KO TE MANU E KAI ANA I TE MĀTAURANGA NŌNA TE AO – The bird who partakes of the miro berry owns the forest, the bird who partakes of education owns the world.
MA TINI MA MANO KA RAPA TE WHAI – Many hands make light work.
NAKU TE ROUROU, NAU TE ROUROU KA ORA AI TE IWI – With my food basket and your food basket the people will thrive.