Tuesday, 14 September 2021

Response To Text week 8

 Response to text:

Kakahu Pekepeke 

by Keri Welham

Highlight the correct answer or write down the appropriate response.

1. A whakairo is… 

a) another word for taonga b) a Maori food

c) a traditional carving d) a gift 

2. The whakairo was gifted to the school in...

a) 1990 b) 1992

c) 2000 d) 2002

3. Explain why the whakairo is called “Kakahu Pekepeke”

→it was a story of local springs that were important to their village

4. True or False: A pekepeke is a cloak.

a) True b) False

5. Which of the following is NOT a taonga that Ōtūmoetai School has?

a) Carvings of Tākitimu waka b) The prow of the Tākitimu waka

c) Murals of the first Principal d) A 125 year old Oak Tree

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Thursday, 2 September 2021

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Toa - Response to text

Protein: Meat and Beans

Highlight the correct answer, or type in what you think is correct.

1. Proteins are made up of molecules called

a) Acid       b) Hydrochloric Acid

c) Proteins                       d) Amino Acids

2. Most common proteins contain more than...

a) 20 amino acids                     b) 40 amino acids

c) 80 amino acids         d) 100 amino acids

3. Which of these proteins are responsible for fighting off disease and infections?

a) Collagen               b) Enzymes

c) Antibodies                         d) Meat

4. True or False: Animal products, like meat, are NOT complete protein sources

a) True b) False

5. Explain why beans might be a good source of protein for people who don’t eat meat?

→because they are high in amino acids and they are essential that means we need them for our body