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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

ua whatu

hail

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He maramara tio ka heke mai i te Rangi. Ka whakatio he pata wai ina ka kawea whakarunga e te ia o te hau i rō kapua. Ka rure haeretia te pata wai, ka piri atu anō he kahu tio. Ka taumaha haere te pata wai, nāwai rā, ka taka ki te whenua hei ua whatu.

Pellets of ice which fall from the Sky. Water droplets freeze as they are carried upwards on air currents inside a cloud. As they are tossed about, more layers of ice form on the droplet. When they become too heavy, they fall to the ground as hail.

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te tohu hei whakaatu i te ua whatu ki te mahere huarere?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā take e taka mai ai he ua whatu.

Ka hua mai he ua whatu i te whakatio o te pata ua ki rō kapua.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Hei whakaahua i te putanga mai o te ua whatu:

KUPU KĒ ATU

hukātara*

Tauira KŌrero

He aha te tohu hei whakaatu i te ua whatu ki te mahere huarere?

Whakamāramatia mai ngā take e taka mai ai he ua whatu.

Ka hua mai he ua whatu i te whakatio o te pata ua ki rō kapua.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga