Dialect

Level

Community

Teaching

Theme

Topic

Storyteller


About this catalogue
Here you can listen to and download stories and other audio material (mp3) in East Cree. You can also select them and download them to put on a CD to share with your class. We ask that you do not transcribe, translate or reproduce these stories without prior permission from the Cree School Board.

Page 3 of 4, showing 20 records out of 76 total, starting on record 41, ending on 60

ᓈᐹᐤ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᓄᑎᓯᓈᓯᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓈᐦᑳᒋᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ
When a man lived with prospectors and how he was tortured

ᐆ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ, ᓈᐹᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᑳ ᐆᑎᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᓄᑎᓯᓈᓯᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ᙮ ᑖᐹ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᑎᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐲᐦᑎᑭᒥᐦᒡ ᒑ ᐃᔨᐦᑖᑦ ᒥᒄ ᐧᐄᐧᐄᑎᒥᐦᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᐳᓂᔨᒡ᙮

This legend is about a man that was taken by prospectors and lived with them. He was not allowed to be inside but kept outside during the winter.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-003-005

File Size

1.12 mb

Duration

7.54 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Collin Scott/Daniel Natawapineskum

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Girl, Winter, Animals, Food, Man

ᐋᑏᔫᐦᑳᓐ (ᐋᒑᓐ)
Legend (aachaan)

Story about a giant who tries to scare off people from their living quarters.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-007-001

File Size

1.63 mb

Duration

9.21 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Job Bearskin

Sound Editor

Lucy Shem

Described By

Lucy Shem

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Themes

Legends, Song

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Animals, Man, Woman, Monsters

ᓈᐯᐤ ᑳ ᐅᔥᐧᑫᔑᒪᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐧᐄᐦᒌᑦ᙮
A Man Who Had A Girlfriend In The Water

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᐊᔦᐦᐃᒨᐦᐃᑰ ᓈᐯᐤ ᐁ ᒌ ᓂᑳᐦᑕᐄᑦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᐅᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐁ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᒌᑦ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐄ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒪᐄᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about a man who left his wife for another woman who lived in water.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, English removed]

Age 12+
Code

EcWk-705-035

File Size

27.14 mb

Duration

29 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Sidney Georgekish

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Woman, Girl, Past, Man


Birds that flew away with people

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᐊᔦᐦᒧᑌᐤ ᐲᔦᐦᓲ ᐁᒌ ᐆᐱᐦᐆᔮᐦᐄᒡ ᐃᔦᔫᐦ᙮ ᒌ ᑖᐦᐅᒡ ᐯᔭᑰᑌᓅ, ᐊᓂᒌᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᑯᒫᐅᒡ ᒌ ᐆᐱᐦᐆᐄᑰᒡ ᐊᓃᐅᐦ ᐲᔦᐦᓲ, ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᐧᐄ, ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᐅᐦ ᐲᔦᐦᓲᐦ᙮

John Blackned talks about birds that flew away with people. There was a family, the parents were taken by the birds that flew away with them. The kid lived with the birds.

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-029

File Size

15.40 mb

Duration

20 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Animals, Man, Woman, Starvation


Blind Man Who Married His Daughter

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ, ᓈᐯᐤ ᐁᒌ ᑖᐃᑦ ᐁᑳ ᐅᒡ ᐧᐋᐸᐦᑖᒦᑦ, ᐊᐸᒡ ᐁᒌ ᐊᔭᐦᐸᑕᓰᑦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐁᒌ ᐊᓂᑑᐦᐅᑦ, ᓇᒧᐃ ᒋᐅᒡ ᐱᒫᐦᑕᓰᔫ ᐅᐧᐄᒋᒫᑳᓐᐦ, ᐅᑖᓂᓵᐦ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᒋᒥᐤ᙮

John Blackned talks about an old blind man, he was still working and went hunting, his wife passed away then he married his daughter.

[Note:; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 6+
Code

EcWk-705-019

File Size

4.65 mb

Duration

5 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Girl, Man


Children learning Lifeskills

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒉᒨ ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᒡ ᐁ ᒋᔅᑯᑕᒧᐧᐋᑲᓄᐧᑖᑦ ᐃᔦᔫ ᐄᐦᑑᓐ᙮

John Blackned talks about teaching lifeskills to children in the old days.

[Note: interview by Dick Preston, translated by Anderson Jolly, English removed]

Age 6+
Code

EcWk-705-007

File Size

8.61 mb

Duration

9 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition


The Old Man Who Ate Nothing But Worms

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑲᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᓈᐯᐤᐦ ᐁᑳ ᐅᒡ ᒦᒋᓲᐄᑦ ᒨᒃ ᒪᓂᒎᔥ ᐁ ᒌ ᒧᐧᐊᐄᑦ᙮

ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒡ ᒌ ᒦᒎ ᒦᒋᒪᐧᐄ᙮ ᒨᒃ ᒫᒃ ᐋᐸᐦᒋ ᒌ ᓂᐸᐦᑖᐤ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐄ ᔐᒫᑦ ᐆ ᐯᔭᑯᐦᑌᓅ᙮

John Blackned tells us a story about a man who ate nothing but worms. He was looking for worms to eat, he didn`t want to eat food. He still killed animals for this family to eat.

[Note: Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 12+
Code

EcWk-705-036

File Size

1.20 mb

Duration

12.38 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2008

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Man, Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Past, Animals, Food, Clothing


When A Men Ate His Wife and His Two Children

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓚᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒣᐤ ᓈᐯᐤ ᐁ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋᔮᑦ ᒦᒋᒪᔫ, ᓈᔥᒡ ᐁ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᒦᒋᓲᑦ, ᑳ ᔮᐦᔫᐊᑦ ᐅ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᓃᔔ ᐅᑕᐧᐋᔑᒻ, ᐁᒃ ᑳ ᒧᐧᐋᑦ᙮

John Blackned talks about a man who didn`t have food to eat, he was so hungry. The man killed his wife and his children, then he ate them.

[Note;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 8+
Code

EcWk-705-024

File Size

4.26 mb

Duration

4.39 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Food, Man, Woman, Starvation


When Old Meskano Killed A Crazy Woman

ᐧᒑᓐ ᐸᓛᑳᓀᑦ ᑎᐸᒋᒣᐤ (;;;;;;;;;;;;ᒋᔐᐦᔫ);;;;;;;;;;;; ᒣᔅᑲᓅ, ᐁ ᒌ ᔮᐦᔫᐊᐄᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᐁ ᒌ ᒋᔥᒋᐸᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔖᐦ ᐁ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᒉᐧᐋᑦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐊᓐ ᐃᔅᐧᑫᐤ ᐁᒌ ᒥᔅᐧᑳᓅᑦ ᐊ ᒦᒋᑦ ᒦᔫᐦ᙮

John Blackned tells a story about Old Meskano, he killed a crazy woman. The woman ran away with a child and she was found eating bodies.

[Note:;;;;;;;;;;;; Interview by Dick Preston, Translated by Anderson Jolly, and English removed]

Age 10+
Code

EcWk-705-027

File Size

6.62 mb

Duration

7.13 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

Dick Preston / Anderson Jolly

Sound Editor

Susan Preston / Erica Stephen

Described By

Erica Stephen

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Family, Girl, Man, Woman

ᐧᐹᐦᑦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑰᐦᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑫᔥ
How boogiemen kidnapped a girl

ᐃᔥᐧᑫᔥ ᑳ ᐴᓯᐱᐦᑎᑯᑦ ᐧᐹᐦᑦ ᒣᐧᑳᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᐦᒡ ᐁ ᓂᑯᐦᐧᐋᒡ ; ᐅᒋᔥᑐᑎᓐ ᒌ ᓂᑐᐧᐁᔨᐦᑎᒫᑰ ᐁᑯᐦ ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒦᔨᑰ ᑳ ᐊᔥᑕᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑦᐦ ᐲᐦᑐᑎᒡ, ᐁᑯᑦᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐴᓯᐱᐦᑎᑯᑦ᙮

These men were paddling along a river with their pretty sister, when some nasty men on another canoe came heading in their direction. They asked the young girl if they could see her hat. Instead of giving it back they threw the hat in their canoe and told the girl to come and get it. That`s how they got the girl into their canoe.

Age 4+
Code

EcEm-025-001

File Size

1.97 mb

Duration

11.28 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Roger MacDonnell Collection

Sound Editor

Florrie mayappo

Described By

Florrie mayappo

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Girl, Fall, Transportation

ᔒᒋᑯᓈᐹᐤ
Shiichikunaapaau

ᐋᐅᒄ ᐆ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᑦ, ᐋᑎ ᓈᑎᑯᒡᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐧᐄᐦ ᒦᒋᓱᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᓂᐤ ᐋᐦ ᐧᐄᐦ ᒦᒋᓱᒡ ᓂᔮᑖᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᔨᒡᐦ, ᐋᐅᒄ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ, ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑖᓂᓯᐧᐋᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᓯᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐋᑳ ᓂᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓯᐦᒑᑦ, ᐧᒫᔥᑖᓂᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᐦ ᐧᐋᐦ ᒫᓄᑳᓱᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᑳ ᒫᑯᐦᐄᑯᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᓈᑐᒫᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᒑ ᐹᒋ ᒦᒋᓱᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᐧᐄᐅᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋᔪᐧᐃᒄ ᐋᔑᓂᐦᑳᑎᑯᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᔥᑖᐤᐦ ᔒᒋᑯᓈᐹᐤ᙮ ᐋᑯᑎᐦ ᒫᒃ ᒑᒃ ᓈᐱᐦᐋᒡ ᒦᓐ ᐊᑎᐦᒄᐦ ᓂᐧᑳᓐᐦ ᐋᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᑖᒡ᙮

A legend of a successful hunter who never shared food with others, even those who were starving. A starving family, a man, wife, daughter and son reach the stingy man. The stingy sees the young woman and desires to live with her. The family builds their lodge beside the stingy man. The stingy man invites the family and gives them food to eat. The young woman is arranged to live with the man. The stingy man refers to his young brother-in-law as as Shiichikunaapaau. The family hunts caribou successfully after that by using caribou snares.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-205-001

File Size

9.98 mb

Duration

0 mins

Year Of Recording

1965

Year Of Last Edit

2006

Collected By

George Bauer

Sound Editor

Brian Webb

Described By

Brian Webb

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Winter, Animals, Artifacts, Food, Man, Starvation

ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᐋ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐅᐧᐃᑦ
Girl starting the cycles of adulthood

ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔑᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐧᐄ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮

Story about young girl starting her menstrual cycle and how the people treated the special event.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-002-008

File Size

1.42 mb

Duration

8 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Tradition, Celebrations, Past, Man, Woman, Family, Girl

ᐋᐱᒥᐲᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ
How news travelled in the old days.

ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐋᔓᒨᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᑖᐦᒡ᙮ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᑳᒋᔅᑎᓂᐦᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒋᔨᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ᙮

How news travelled in the old days. How people got their news and information.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-002-009

File Size

0.30 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview, Teachings

Topics

Girl, Tradition, Past, Seasons, Spring, Summer, Fall, Places, Man, Transportation, Family, Boy

ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᔅᑳᒡ
The goose season

ᐋ ᓰᑯᐦᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐱᒥᐦᔮᑦ ᓂᔅᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

Spring hunting story. The first flight of the geese and what it meant to the people. The message and a song.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-002-013

File Size

0.44 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion, Song, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Celebrations, Seasons, Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Predictions, Family

ᑳ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔪᐅᔮᓐ
A Childhood Story

ᓗᐧᐄᓵ ᑖᐃᒥᓐ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᒌ ᐃᐦᑎᒃ ᒣᐧᑳᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐧᑫᔑᔫᑦ, ᐁᔥᒄ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ ᑲᔦᐦ ᒫᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᒌ ᐃᐦᑑᑕᐧᐋᑲᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᒋᔅᑯᑖᒫᑐᑲᒥᑯᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮

Louisa Diamond talks about her childhood days when she lived with her parents and what she was taught. As well she talks of when she stayed at the residental school and her duties there.

Age 10+
Code

EcWk-700-001

File Size

0.94 mb

Duration

5.35 mins

Year Of Recording

2003

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Marie-Odile Junker

Sound Editor

Ruth Salt

Described By

Ruth Salt

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Waskaganish

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Girl, Past

ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᑭᐳᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Bush Life In the Fall

ᐹᔨᒄ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐹᔅᑖᐅᒥᒋᒥᐦᒑᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐅᔅᒌᐧᐋᐦᒡ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐅᐹᔥᑖᐅᒦᒋᒥᐧᐋᐤ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑭᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔅᒋᑦ ᑳ ᒌ ᐳᓯᒡ ᒥᒄ ᐊᐳᐃᐦ ᐋ ᐱᒋᐦᐋᒡ, ᒥᐦᒑᐧᑖᐤ ᐋ ᒋᓂᐧᑳᓂᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐲᓯᒧᐦᑳᓐᐦ᙮

ᓈᐤ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᒡ ᐋ ᒫᓂᒑᒡ᙮

Part 1- Maria talks about life in the bush with her parents and how they prepared dried food the season ahead.

Part 2 - Maria talks about how they kept dried food and how it was cooked.

Part 3 - Maria talks about how she remembers when they travelled by boat using paddles for hours and hours.

Part 4 - Maria talks about the way they build a dwelling, how it kept them warm in the cold winter.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-033-003

File Size

3.09 mb

Duration

18 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Past, Seasons, Fall, Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Transportation, Family, Boy, Girl

ᑖᓂᑖ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᐅᓱᐧᐃᑦ
How to prepare for childbirth

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ 1- ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᑎᒻ ᑖᓐ ᑳᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᔨᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᐅᓱᔨᐦᒡ᙮

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ 2- ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᒫᐤ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒥᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᑳ ᓄᑎᐧᐋᔖᔨᐦᒡ ᔮᐱᒡ ᑳ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᒫᔨᒡ ᐋ ᑳ ᒥᔪᐱᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᒌ ᒋᐦᒋᑯᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ᙮

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ 3- ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᑎᒻ ᐊᓅᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐅᐦᐱᒋᓈᐅᓱᔨᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᐃᔥᐱᔑ ᐧᐄ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ᙮

Part 1- Maria talks about how woman prepared for childbirth long ago.

Part 2- Maria talks about her mother when she was pregnant and how the other women knew that something was not right with the child that is still in the womb.

Part 3 - Maria talks about how woman today raise their children and how different it is than how it was back in the day.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-033-001

File Size

4.09 mb

Duration

23.55 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Past, Woman

ᑎᐸᒋᒧᓐ ᐊᐱᐳᐦᒡ
Story of Winter

ᒥᕌᔮ ᒌ ᐃᐦᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳᐅᔅᑖᑯᓂᒋᐱᐦᑖᒥᔨᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒌ ᑖᐧᐹᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᐋ ᒥᐧᔮᐱᑎᓰᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᑎᑑ ᐋ ᐧᐋᐦᑎᓂᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᐱᒋᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᑳ ᐃᔨᑖᐱᒋᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᑳᐅᔅᑖᑯᓂᒋᐱᐦᑖᑦ ᐋ ᓈᑎᐦᑎᐦᐧᑳᓂᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᐧᐋᐦᔨᐤ ᒫᒃ ᒌ ᐅᐦᑎᓂᒧᒡ ᐅᒥᐦᑎᒥᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮ ᐋ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒥᐧᐋᐤᐦ ᐋ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᒡ ᑰᐃᔅᒄ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᐦᒋᓈᑯᓈᒡ᙮

Maria talks about when they first had ski doos and the people believed ski doos made work and travel easier. However not many people had ski doos, only those who worked. The main use of ski doos was to get fire wood and it was far away where they got their firewood. When their children were away at school, the women went to visit them and bring them warm clothing.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-033-006

File Size

1.09 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Woman, Transportation, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Past, Winter, Clothing, Man

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐊ ᐅᒋᔖᐃᔥᐧᑳᒧᔑᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ
When a girl first had her menstruation

ᐹᔨᒄ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ: ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐅᒋᔖᐃᔥᐧᑳᒧᔑᔨᒡ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᓈᑭᑎᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ: ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐧᐋᔨᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᐦᒡ ᒑ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ, ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋ ᒥᐦᒑᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥᐦ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ: ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐅᔅᒌᐧᐋᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᒡ᙮

ᓈᐤ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ; ᓈᐹᔥᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥᐦ ᐋ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᐱᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦᑖᐧᐹᐦᑎᒻ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᔥᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥᐦ ᐋᑎ ᒋᔖᔨᔫᐧᐃᔨᐦᒑ ᒑ ᑭᔅᒍᐦᐄᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᐋ ᒌ ᒋᐦᒋᓂᐧᐋᐱᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Part 1 - Maria talks about when a girl`s first menstruation begins and how she was cared for.

Part 2 - Maria talks about how a girl was isolated from others when several families lived together.

Part 3 - Maria talks about when she had her menstruation while her and her family were in the bush at that time.

Part 4 - Maria talks about when boys and girls that watch what others are doing and believed to be that those boys and girls are going to grow up knowing how to do things for themselves.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-033-002

File Size

1.69 mb

Duration

9 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Marie-Odile Junker

Described By

Marie-Odile Junker

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Woman, Family, Boy, Girl, Tradition, Celebrations, Food, Clothing

ᑳᐅᑎᓯᓃᐅᐧᐃᑎᐤ
A man called Stone Bag

ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᐆ, ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᑳᐅᑎᓯᓃᐅᑎᐤ ᑳ ᐃᔑᓂᐦᑳᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᓈᔥᑖᐧᐹᐦ ᒌ ᒫᔮᑎᓯᐤ᙮ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐊᓂᔮ ᑳ ᐋᑎᔨᑦ ᒋᐦᒋᐧᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᓈᒋᐦᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ, ᒌ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᐤ᙮

This story is a legend about an old man called Stone Bag. He was really bad. When he said something was going to happen, it really happened. Everytime he met people, he killed them.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-043

File Size

15.13 mb

Duration

16 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Illustrated By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Past, Man, Woman