Whainga ako: Understand what you are reading.
Answer the questions below by using your book to look for answers.
What does the word Poha mean?A clever way of storing food
Name one way Maori stored food?pack it into poha
Write 2 facts about titi?Titi are the most common seabird in New Zealand.
There are more then 40 million of them in the world.
Where do the titi lay their eggs?particular islands
What important events are titi cooked for?They are often cooking for important events such as birthdays, weddings, or tangi .
He aha te kupu Maori mo kaumatua?Tiny Metzger is a kaumatua from bluff.
He aha te kupu Maori mo taua?His taua taught him how to make them when he was a boy.
Write 3 things you need to get ready to make poha?A kelp, a kate, and strips of totara bark.
Write 2 facts down about rimurapa?Rimurapa is a type of seaweed. It grows on New Zealand’s rocky coastlines,
Write the 3 steps of making poha?bag, a kete and stips
Why are Titi Island and poha a taonga?The Titi Islands and poha are taonga handed down to southern maori from their tipuna.