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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

manawa

heart

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WHAKAMĀRAMA

He uaua motuhake o roto i te tinana, he pērā i te ringatahi te rahi. Ko tāna, he pana i te toto hei kawe i ngā taiora me te hāora ki ngā pūtau huri noa i te tinana. Kei te takiwā o te kotahi hākona ia kakapa o te manawa.

A special muscle within the body about the size of a fist. Its function is to pump blood carrying nutrients and oxygen to the cells all around the body. The heart beats approximately once every second.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha ngā momo ia-toto e rua e hono atu ana ki te manawa?

Hoahoatia ngā wāhanga matua o te manawa.

Papua ai te toto mai i te manawa ki te pūkahukahu, ki reira whakahāoraoratia ai.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Piki ai te kakapa manawa ina hiahia te tinana kia nui ake te hāora me ngā taiora e taetae atu ana ki ōna wāhi e tika ana, pērā i ngā wā korikori. 

Koia nei ngā wāhanga matua o te manawa:

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Tauira KŌrero

He aha ngā momo ia-toto e rua e hono atu ana ki te manawa?

Hoahoatia ngā wāhanga matua o te manawa.

Papua ai te toto mai i te manawa ki te pūkahukahu, ki reira whakahāoraoratia ai.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga