He i-papa pāhekoheko tēnei mā ngā tamariki katoa ahakoa te pakeke. He mea hanga tēnei hei rauemi reo Māori mā Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga. He ara tohu kaiako kei http://tki.org.nz.
In this traditional Māori legend, Māui the demi-god asks the inquisitive saddleback bird to help him slow the great and powerful sun. However, the cheeky bird has other ideas. What will Māui do?
This interactive e-book in te reo Māori is suitable for children of all ages and was created for the NZ Ministry of Education. Teacher support materials are available at http://tki.org.nz