!
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
 
X
Te Reo Pūtaiao

kapua

cloud

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He huinga wairehu i te Rangi. I te pikinga ake o te hau takiwā mahana ki te Rangi, ka mātao haere, ā, ka tōtā te wairehu o roto i te hau takiwā, ka hua he pata wai. Ka huihui ngā pata wai hei kapua, ā, ka heke ki te whenua hei ua.

A gathering of water vapour in the Sky. When warm air rises and cools, the water vapour it contains condenses and forms water droplets. The droplets gather to form clouds and fall to the ground as rain.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha i hua ake ai he kapua i te Rangi?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā momo kapua.

He rite ki te wūru te āhua o te kapua whakapipi.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

 

E toru ngā paparanga kapua:

 

Kei tēnā iwi, kei tēnā iwi ā rātou ake kupu mō ngā momo kapua. Koia nei ētahi:

  • Ko te iorangi:
     He maiangi, he māmā, kei te taumata tonu o te Rangi ēnei kapua, kāore te ua e he ke i tēnei momo kapua.
  • Ko te atiru:
    Ina kitea tēnei momo kapua i te Rangi, he ua, he hau kei te haere.
  • Ko te kēkēao:  
    He pōuriuri, ka heke te ua i tēnei momo kapua.
  • Ko te kupenga a Taramainuku:
    Ko te paparanga hahaka o ngā kapua, he pōuriuri, he papatahi
     te āhua.
  • Ko te mamaru :
    He huinga kapua pōuri.
  • Ko te okewa :
    He pōuriuri, he kapua ua.
  • Ko te kapua whakapipi:
    He rite ki te wūru te āhua.

 

KUPU KĒ ATU

ao*

Tauira KŌrero

He aha i hua ake ai he kapua i te Rangi?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā momo kapua.

He rite ki te wūru te āhua o te kapua whakapipi.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga