Te Awamutu Primary School - Kia Kaha - Be Strong


Mihimihi Taumata 1 - Level 1.          Mihimihi Taumata 1.m4a


Tēnā koutou                                                               Greetings to you all


Ko _____________ tōku ingoa.                                My name is ____________.


Ko mother’s name tōku māmā.                                    My mother’s name is ______________.


Ko father’s name tōku pāpā.                                        My father’s name is ______________.


Nō place you are from ahau.                                        I am from ______________.


Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou kātoa            Greetings to you all





Mihimihi Taumata 2 - Level 2            Mihimihi Taumata 2.m4a


Tēnā koutou                                                             Greetings to you all


Ko _____________ tōku ingoa.                                My name is ____________.


Kei Te Awamutu ahau e noho ana.                           I live in Te Awamutu.


Ko te tuatahi o Te Awamutu tōku kura.                      Te Awamutu Primary is my school.


Mā mahi tahi te eke panuku a tētahi.                        Together achieving personal success.


Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou kātoa        Greetings to you all




Mihimihi Taumata 3 - Level 3.                    Mihimihi Taumata 3.m4a


Tēnā koutou                                                        Greetings to you all


Ko te mihi tuatahi, te mihi ki te runga rawa.        The first greeting is to the creator.


Ko te mihi tuarua, ki te hunga mate -                  The second greeting is to those who have passed away 

Moe mai rā,moe mai rā                                        Rest in peace


Ka mihi nui ki te Kingi Māori a Tuheitia                 I acknowledge and greet the Māori King, Tuheitia


Ko te mihi tētahi atu, te mihi ki a (Guest name)    The next greeting is to (name of the visitors)

Nau mai, haere mai                                                Welcome


Ko te mihi whakamutunga te mihi                         Finally I greet

ki ngā akonga, ngā kaiaako,                                 the students, teachers

me ngā kaiawhina hoki.                                        and all our helpers.


Mā mahi tahi te eke panuku a tētahi.                    Together achieving personal success.


Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou, Tēnā koutou kātoa    Greetings to you all