The concept of Tapu in relation to pakanga, whakairo –tukutuku, wahine–tane are explained by Wharehuia Milroy, Evelyn Tobin, Paki Harrison, Maehe Nikora. Explanation is also given on the effects Christianity has had on the traditional value of Tapu.
Age Level : Intermediate –Secondary (mainly Secondary, however the language makes this a valuable resource Immersion F1 and 2).
Curriculum Area : Tikanga- a-Iwi (Social Studies), Te Reo Māori,Kōrero tau o mua (History), Hauora (Health and Physical
Education), Ngā Toi (The arts)
Language : Māori
Duration : 1 hour