Whale Rider

Toitu te whenua, whatungarongaro te tangata

People come and go, but the land remains

This timeless story tells how the courage of one girl in standing against the tide of tradition enables her tribe to become reconnected with their ancestral life force.

This wiki is for use by an amazing group of Year 9 girls at the British Council School of Madrid in their efforts to construct together an understanding of this universal story from the indigenous Maori culture on the other side of the world.