They came to New Zelend 1200 A.D.

Where they live

The Maori live in Oceania on the island of New Zealand. The Maori live in the rain forest.

Modern Fact

Children still learn the traditional languages, songs and stories.

The Maori have a unique appearance. They are 5.8 ft tall and their skin is tan. For festivals they paint their faces. They also have black hair.

What I learned

The Maori are a very interesting tribe. They paint there faces and stick there tongues out at festivals. They also struggled with the British taking there land. They came to New Zealand in 1200 A.D.


Ms. Mahfouz

Geography 2

March 27, 2015