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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

mawhiti

crustacean

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He rōpū kīrehe, kei waho ōna kōiwi i tōna kiko. Ko te nuinga he noho wai, pērā i te pāpaka, te koeke me te kōura.

A group of animals with an external skeleton. Most are aquatic such as the crab, the shrimp and the crayfish.

Tauira KŌrero

Rārangihia mai ngā mawhiti, mai i ngā mea e noho hōhonu ana ki te moana, ki ngā mea e noho ana ki ngā wāhi pāpaku.

Kāore he tuara o te mawhiti.

Kainga ai te mawhiti e te tohorā.

Takenga Mai

mawhiti - a marine crustacean

Tauira KŌrero

Rārangihia mai ngā mawhiti, mai i ngā mea e noho hōhonu ana ki te moana, ki ngā mea e noho ana ki ngā wāhi pāpaku.

Kāore he tuara o te mawhiti.

Kainga ai te mawhiti e te tohorā.