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Whakaotirangi and her Kete of Kūmara

This article recounts an important story from the oral tradition of Tainui. It tells of how the iwi’s ancestor, Whakaotirangi, brought kūmara and other plants to Aotearoa and describes the techniques she used to plant, grow, and store them.

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  • AudienceKaiakoStudents
  • Curriculum Level1
  • Education SectorPrimary
  • Learning AreaEnglishScience
  • Resource LanguageEnglish
  • Resource typeText/Chapter
  • SeriesConnected - STEM