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Toi Ataata

wīra uku

clay wheel, pottery wheel

tūingoa

WHAKAMĀRAMA

He pūrere hurihuri hei ahuahu i te uku kia porotaka te āhua.

A rotating machine used to shape clay so that it is round or circular.

Tauira KŌrero

Meatia te kerengeo ki waenganui pū o te wīra uku.

Kia tere ake pea te tāwhirowhiro o te wīra uku, kia pai ake ai te ahuahu.

Mā te pana o te waewae e tāwhirowhiro ai tēnei momo wīra uku.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga

Koia nei tētahi tukanga mō te ahu uku i te wīra:

  • Ka makaia tētahi kerengeo ki te papa o te wīra. Kia mākū te uku, kia rite ki te poi te āhua.
  • Ka tukuna te wīra kia tāwhirowhiro, ā, mā te āta miri me te pēhi o te ringaringa e taurite ai te kerengeo, e noho mārire ai ki te pokapū o te papa o te wīra.
  • Ka pēhia te kōnui ki te pokapū o te kerengeo kia hua mai ai he whārua.
  • Mā te āta miri, mā te āta kukume e whakawhānuihia ai te whārua, arā, ka hākarotia te kerengeo, kia rite ki te āhua o te kapu, o te ipu, o te kumete rānei.

Tauira KŌrero

Meatia te kerengeo ki waenganui pū o te wīra uku.

Kia tere ake pea te tāwhirowhiro o te wīra uku, kia pai ake ai te ahuahu.

Mā te pana o te waewae e tāwhirowhiro ai tēnei momo wīra uku.

WhakamĀrama Āpitihanga