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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

pūmotu waiwai

trace element

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko ngā momo matū whānui he iti noa iho te noho mai i roto i te oneone, i tētahi rauropi rānei, engari he mahi nui tāna e haumako ai te oneone, e ora ai te rauropi. Hei tauira, ko te rino, te konupango me te hautawa.

Various chemical substances in soil and organisms which exist in small amounts, but nevertheless have an important function in the fertility of the soil and the wellbeing of the organism. For example, iron, manganese and iodine.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te mahi a te pūmotu waiwai nei, te konutea, e ora pai ai te tangata?

Rārangihia ētahi o ngā pūmotu waiwai e tika ana i roto i ā tātou kai.

Mēnā he nui te raima ka whakaranua ki te oneone, tērā pea ka kōpaka te pūmotu waiwai nei, te konupora.

Takenga Mai

pūmotu - element

waiwai - essential, vital, crucial

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te mahi a te pūmotu waiwai nei, te konutea, e ora pai ai te tangata?

Rārangihia ētahi o ngā pūmotu waiwai e tika ana i roto i ā tātou kai.

Mēnā he nui te raima ka whakaranua ki te oneone, tērā pea ka kōpaka te pūmotu waiwai nei, te konupora.