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

pīngao

pīngao, golden sand sedge, Demoschoenus spiralis

tūingoa, tūāhua

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He tipu māori e kitea ana i ngā tāhuahua i te taha moana. He kōwhai ōna whā, ā, ka katohia hei mahi tukutuku.

A native plant which grows on sand dunes. Its leaves are golden yellow, and are used for tukutuku weaving.

Tauira KŌrero

He mea rāhui te pīngao e tipu ana i reira, i te nui o te tāngata e haere atu ana ki te kato.

Me whakairi te pīngao kia whitikina e te Rā, mā reira e kitakita ai tōna tae.

Me pēhea te whakatau tata i te rahi o te pīngao e hiahiatia ana hei whatu i ngā papa tukutuku?

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Ko te pīngao tēnei e tipu ana i te tāhuahua o Te Tai Poutini: 

 

Tauira KŌrero

He mea rāhui te pīngao e tipu ana i reira, i te nui o te tāngata e haere atu ana ki te kato.

Me whakairi te pīngao kia whitikina e te Rā, mā reira e kitakita ai tōna tae.

Me pēhea te whakatau tata i te rahi o te pīngao e hiahiatia ana hei whatu i ngā papa tukutuku?

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga