Wiremu is a Youth Educator from Te hiku o Te Ika (Far North). He employs traditional Maori games as an educational tool to promote physical activity in schools and communities throughout Te hiku o Te Ika.
Embracing the Global Family means shared experience
Session 1 and 2: Te Whare Rēhia
There are over 300 traditional Maori games designed to develop and nurture the individual and collective talents of a community.
Tribal lore, histories and appropriate social behaviour were reinforced and developed through game play.
Wiremu will introduce you to a number of games and their associated tikanga (custom/ritual) the workshops will be interactive, educational, fun utilizing natural materials.