by Tawai Te Rangi
Age: 3-10 years
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Learn about traditional Maori life and spiritual values through these two charming stories in Te Reo Maori. The stories and accompanying waiata are beautifully narrated by Maori elder and native speaker, Tawai Te Rangi. The same two stories, in the English language, feature in the album Tama's Flute. Both albums are uplifting listening at home, and also approved Virtues Project resources.
Nga Roimata Toroa is an emotionally moving story of two children devoted to releasing a pair of albatrosses from captivity. Magic is in the air as the children save the day.
In Te Putorino a Tama, a child discovers, as he ventures through the New Zealand forest, that the native birds love the sound of his flute. But other creatures have designs on it too ...