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Welcome to PAEKUPU, words related to Te Marautanga o Aotearoa. Curriculum areas presently available on PAEKUPU: Toi Ataata, Te Reo Matatini, Puoro, Te Reo Pāngarau, Te Reo Pūtaiao, Ngā Mahi a te Rēhia
 
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Te Reo Pūtaiao

hau takiwā

air

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te ranunga haurehu e noho mai ana ki te kōhauhau e ora ai ngā rauropi katoa o Papatūānuku. Ko te hāora me te hauota ngā haurehu matua (hāora = 21%, hauota = 78%). He kakara-kore, he tae-kore te hau takiwā. Ina pupuhi te hau, ko te hau takiwā tērā e rere ana i te mata o te whenua.

The mixture of gases in the Earth’s atmosphere which provide life for all organisms. Oxygen and nitrogen are the main gases (oxygen = 21%, nitrogen = 78%). Air is odourless and colourless. When the wind blows, air currents move across the Earth’s surface.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te raruraru ka pā ki te hau takiwā i te nui o te hauhā ka whakaputaina e te tini o ngā motukā?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā haurehu matua o roto i te hau takiwā.

Ka piki atu te hau takiwā mahana, ka tōtā te wairehu o roto, ka huihui hei kapua.

Takenga Mai

hau o te takiwā - air of space

hau - wind, air

takiwā - space

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te raruraru ka pā ki te hau takiwā i te nui o te hauhā ka whakaputaina e te tini o ngā motukā?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā haurehu matua o roto i te hau takiwā.

Ka piki atu te hau takiwā mahana, ka tōtā te wairehu o roto, ka huihui hei kapua.