a map of the world. Where do the Maori originally come from? Where
do they live today? Make a little map showing this migration.
gods existed in the beginning? Could you consider them the creators
of heaven and earth? Explain your answer.
were involved in the creation of the world and what role did each
one of them play? How did the different gods feel about the creation
of the earth? Make an overview of this in a table.
high and low tide come into existence, according to the Maori creation
creation myth also explains how other natural phenomena have come
into existence. What natural phenomena were these and explain what
roles the different gods played in these phenomena.
||How do traditional
Maori think that reptiles came into existence?
extent do the Maori gods resemble human beings?
you learned about how animals and humans came into existence, according
to Maori mythology?
do you see between the Maori creation myth and those of other cultures?