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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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Te Reo Pāngarau

rōpinepine

mosiac, tesselate, tessellation, tiling

tūingoa, tūmahi whiti

WHAKAMĀRAMA

Ko te whakanoho i ētahi āhua kia piri, engari kia kaua tētahi e noho ki runga i tētahi, ā, kia kaua hoki e kitea he āputa ki waenganui.

An arrangement of shapes which fit together so that there is no overlapping or gaps.

Tauira KŌrero

Tāngia he tapatoru waerite ka rōpinepine ai.

E taea ana te whakamahi porowhita hei hanga rōpinepine? 

Tāruaruatia te āhua o te L hei hanga rōpinepine.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

He rōpinepine ēnei:

Takenga Mai

rōpine - place close together

Tauira KŌrero

Tāngia he tapatoru waerite ka rōpinepine ai.

E taea ana te whakamahi porowhita hei hanga rōpinepine? 

Tāruaruatia te āhua o te L hei hanga rōpinepine.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga