The Speak to Me | Kōrero Mai – Animals book is from the groundbreaking tri-lingual series by Jenny Chapman. These beautifully presented board books introduce first words in te reo Māori, New Zealand Sign Language and English. Each page features an engaging full colour image alongside the words.
This book focuses on animals, and includes words for a variety of creatures including cats, butterflies and kiwis.
- Part the Speak to Me | Kōrero Mai book series by Jenny Chapman
- Introduces words in te reo Māori, New Zealand Sign Language and English
- Features engaging full colour images
- Made from sturdy card for durability
The New Zealand Sign Language (NZSL) signs used have been selected for their frequency of use and simplicity. NZSL is a rich language with often several signs for the same thing, like all languages! The te reo Māori words have also been chosen for their frequency of use.
The author of The Speak to Me | Kōrero Mai – Animals, Jenny Chapman, is a Rotorua mum who aims to see more children engaging in te reo and NZSL, as well as english. You can find out more about the author here.