Mōrena Mōrena

Good morning

This book is about morning routines in the home as children get ready for school and kindergarten.

It’s the first in the Te Reo Singalong series to showcase a previously written song. The song, by Ruia Aperahama, is a joyful way to celebrate the new day with children, and the photos bring the song to life.

Written by Sharon Holt

$24.99 incl. GST

3 in stock

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Mōrena Mōrena includes:

  • Repetitive sentence structure: “Kei te whiti mai te rā.” (The sun is shining.)
  • Vocabulary for morning routines.
  • Singalong CD or audio download which turns the book into a catchy song.
  • English translation.
  • List of activity ideas to make this much more than a fun book to do on the mat!
  • Guitar chords.
  • Music also available for download on SOUNDCLOUD.

Curriculum links:

  • Tikanga: Morning routines are good for health and well-being.
  • Learning Intention: Understanding how things work here and adapting to change.
  • Te Whāriki: Links to Strand 2, goal 3: children feel comfortable with routines, customs and regular events.
  • Te Aho Arataki Marau: Links to 3.1: communicate about routines.

Sharon HoltKiwi author Sharon Holt

Sharon Holt is a children’s author and creator of books and resources in te reo Māori. Find out more about Sharon and the Te Reo Singalong series on Sharon’s author page.

Additional information




Paperback plus CD

Published by

EduMaxi NZ


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