This story book introduces whanau to the hauora Maori (Maori health) concept of Whare Tapa Wha by telling the story of how one whanau looked after themselves during the COVID Lockdown period in New Zealand 2020.
The story follows 8year old Michael and his mama, through ways they looked after their tinana, wairua, hinengaro and whanau (Whare Tapa Wha) during the lockdown period - to stay well and safe.
Whare Tapa Whā: Available in English or Te Reo Maori
© 2020 Story by Geneva Harrison
© 2020 Te Reo by Moana Keelan
© 2020 Illustration by Katharine Hall
The story book reader is available for purchase individually, or within the Tamariki Kete available on website. Please contact us directly by email to obtain bulk discount if you wish to order multiple copies for your school, kura, library or other.