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 7 of 9, showing 20 records out of 180 total, starting on record 121, ending on 140

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

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᒋᐦᒡ
Story of Fall

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑎᐸᒋᒧᓐ - ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᒋᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐄᓂᐹᑯᐦᒡ (ᒉᐃᒥᔅ ᐯᐃ) ᐋ ᓂᑐᐋᐦᒋᐧᑳᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ - ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᒥᔪᐦᑯᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐋᐦᒋᑯᔭᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᐃᔮᐱᑎᓂᔨᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᒥᔅᒋᓂᐦᒑᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐅᔑᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᔅᑎᔅ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᒌ ᔖᐧᐹᐹᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ - ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋ ᔖᔑᐦᑎᐧᑳᔮᐲᐦᒑᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐋᐦᒋᑯᔮᓐ ᐋᐱᑎᓯᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᑎᒽᐦ ᐋ ᒫᑯᐱᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑖᐹᓂᐦᒑᓄᐧᐃᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐹᔥᑭᔖᐦᐧᐋᑯᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐊᑎᒧᒡ ᐋ ᐃᑖᐱᑎᓯᔨᑦ᙮

Part 1- In the Fall people went out in the James Bay by boat to hunt for seal.

Part 2 - Maria talks about the process of cleaning the sealskin, what they used it for, how they cleaned the skin. They made things like boots that were waterproof and mittens.

Part 3- Maria talks about the string made out of sealskin and used to tie dogs and sleds together, also made a whip out of sealskin to make dogs run faster.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-033-005

File Size

2.80 mb

Duration

16 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

Art and Music, Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Winter, Animals, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Transportation, Family, Tradition, Fall

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

ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ ᓂᑐᐦᑯᔨᓐᐦ
Medicine

ᒣᕇ ᒪᑑᔥ ᑳ ᑎᐸᐦᑐᑎᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐄᔑ ᓂᑐᐦᑯᐦᐋᑦ ᐁ ᐊᑯᐦᓰᔨᒡ ᐊᐧᐁᔫᐦ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᓅᐦᒋᒦᒡ ᐁ ᐅᑎᓂᒃ ᓂᑐᐦᑯᔨᓐᐦ, ᓂᑕᐦᐅᒋᒋᑲᓂᒡᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐊᐧᐁᓰᔅ ᐁ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᒡ᙮

(ᐊᒥᔅᒄ)

Mary Matoush talks about how they treated sick people using only natural resources

like plants and animal parts(beaver).

Age 8+
Code

EcMi-508-001

File Size

0.70 mb

Duration

4.03 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Bartlett Collection

Sound Editor

Titus Shecapio

Described By

Titus Shecapio

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History, Science

Themes

Interview, Teachings

Topics

Animals, Plants, Woman, Medicines, Tradition, Past

ᐋ ᐅᑎᓂᒑᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋ ᒦᔥᑯᑎᓂᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ
Buying from the trading posts

ᑏᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋ ᒦᔥᑯᑎᓂᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᓂᐦᐄ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᔑᓈᐦᑯᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐃᐦᑖᐅᐧᐃᓂᐦᒡ᙮

Stories about the trading post and how it evolved through the years and the changes that came with it.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-023

File Size

1.01 mb

Duration

5 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

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Seasons, Artifacts, Man, Transportation, Inter-racial

ᑳ ᐹᐦᑎᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᒌᐲ ᒥᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ
Ghost heard in the woods

ᒌ ᐹᐦᑎᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤ ᑳ ᑎᐱᔅᑳᔨᒡ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒑᐧᑳᓐ ᑳ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᒥᔮᐊᒻ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐹᒋᑮ ᑳ ᐄᐧᑖᐧᐋᐦᑖᑦ᙮

The boy who heard someone in the night. The thing that was making that noise was the boogeyman.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-013

File Size

1.48 mb

Duration

4.12 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

Spirituality, History

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Man, Inter-racial

ᓂᑐᐦᐄᔨᔨᐤ-ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ
Legend of the Bush Man

ᐊᓐ ᑖᐃᔅᑉ ᑳ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ, ᑳ ᓂᒋᔥᑯᐧᐋᒡ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐹᔓᒡ ᐃᐦᑖᐅᐧᐃᓂᐦᒡ᙮

The events that took place when they encountered

the man near the village.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-001-016

File Size

1.90 mb

Duration

11 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

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Places, Man, Supernatural

ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Miscellanous

ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᒌᐦ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒥᑰᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᐋᒌᐦ ᐹᐦᑎᒡ ᒥᒄ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐃᒡ ᒋᔥᒑᔨᑎᒡ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐧᑖᐧᐋᐱᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐃᒡ ᓂᔥᑐᑎᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᑳᐦᐹᑎᒡ᙮ ᒋᐦ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒥᑯᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐃᑖᒥᐧᐋᐤ᙮

ᒫᕐᑭᕃᑦ ᓈᐃᓂᑭᐧᓛᒃ

Different families who got scared by a noise they heard coming from a distance & as the noise got closer to where they were they wanted to get away because they didn`t know what the noise was. Their dogs were also scared of the noise.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-005

File Size

2.56 mb

Duration

14.55 mins

Year Of Recording

1980

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Matthew Ratt

Sound Editor

Lucy Shem

Described By

Lucy Shem

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Family, Boy

ᐋᔓᒦᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐃᔑᐦᐧᑖᐅᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Passing down traditional values

ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓱᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᓈᒍᐧᐃᓂᐦᐄᒑᒡ ᔮᔮᐤ ᓂᑖᐦ ᓵᑭᐦᐄᑭᓂᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᔮᒡ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᐧᐋᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒫᓱᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒑᒃ ᓈᓈᒥᒌᒻ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐧᐹᐦᑳᐧᑖᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᑎ ᐊᔓᒥᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐋᔒᐅᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᐧᐋᑯᒫᑭᓂᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮

Young men checking their traps along the lakes and how they demonstrated to their father what they had learned. They became mature hunters and then passed it to their peers in the family.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-001-021

File Size

1.73 mb

Duration

9 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, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion, Teachings

Topics

Family, Boy, Tradition, Past, Seasons, Places, Food, Man, Transportation

ᓅᐦᒋᒦᐧᐃᔨᔨᐅᒡ
People from the East

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐧᐋᐱᓄᑖᐅᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐄᒑᒑᓂᒌ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐦᐄᔨᐤ ᒌ ᐃᔑ ᐱᒌᒑᓂᒌ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᑳ ᒌᐧᐋᐱᒋᒡ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᐋ ᓂᒫᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᑮᐧᐹ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᓈᓈᐧᑖᐱᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᒌ ᑯᑎᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐹᑎᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ᙮

This story is about people from the east side. They were trapping and travelled in the winter time. When they returned they saw something on the way. They saw signs of someone who made wood chips and fire. They were really afraid because of the stories they heard before.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-001-049

File Size

2.28 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Tradition, Places, Food, Transportation

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐄᒑᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Story about hunting and trapping

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐋ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ, ᐋ ᐧᐄᔥᑖᑦ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐄᑭᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓐ ᐊᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᑭᔮᒋᐦᑎᓈᑦ ᐋᐧᐋᔒᔥᐦ᙮

The story on how to hunt, how to place the traps and what to do when you do catch game.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-001-017

File Size

0.74 mb

Duration

4 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, History

Themes

Memoirs, Interview, Teachings

Topics

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

ᑎᐹᓐ ᐋᑎᔮᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐃᔥᐧᑳᔥ
Young girls rituals

ᐄᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᑭᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᑎᐹᓐ ᐋᒋᐦ ᐧᐃᑎᑎᑯᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑲᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ ᑳᐦ ᐹᐧᑖᑯᑦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄ ᐅᒥᒋᒻ ᑳᐧᐄᐦᒦᒋᑦ ᓂᒥᐧᐃᒋᑎᑯᓂᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᒌᐧᐋᑦ ᑳᒥᔅᑭᐧᐋᑦ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋᐧᐋᔨᐤ ᐋᒋᐦ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᑎᓰᑯᐱᓈᓂᐦᐄ᙮

Story is about a young girl who after her first period was put in a teepee by herself and given fish to eat. She was unable to eat right away and when she went back to it, it was all gone. She went to her parents camp only to find them all dead.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-046

File Size

4.83 mb

Duration

5.16 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Margaret Nine O`Clock

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Woman, Family, Girl, Tradition

ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑭᔮ ᐃᐦᑐᐧᐃᓐ ᑳ ᓂᑐᐧᐄᔥᑎᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Cree Language and Culture Conference

ᒋᓂᔥᑑᐧᐄᓈᓂᐤ ᐊᓐᑖᐦ ᒋᓵᓰᐲᐦᒡ᙮ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑭᔮ ᐃᐦᑐᐧᐃᓐ ᒌ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐤᐦᐄᐧᐋᐤ᙮

Members of the Cree Nation share their views and opinions on keeping the cree language and traditions alive.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-037-001

File Size

9.45 mb

Duration

55 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Cree School Board

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion

Topics

Woman, Tradition, Celebrations, Man

ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ
Chiiushwaash

ᒥᑲᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒌᔫᐧᔖᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᐅᓯᔨᒡ᙮ ᓈᔥ ᐋ ᒌ ᒫᔅᑯᐧᐋᔮᐱᑎᓯᔨᑦ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐆᔅᒌᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᒌᐅᔑᐧᐋᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐹᔨᑯᑖᐅᓯᔨᑦ, ᒌ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᐤ ᐹᐦᐹᔨᒄ ᐋ ᐃᑖᐱᑎᓯᔨᒡ ᒑ ᒌ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᐱᒥᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐱᒫᑎᓯᔨᒡ᙮

Mukash tells the story of Chiiushwaash and his family. Chiyuushwaash lived a productive life in the bush. Chiiushwaash and his family each had their own roles to fufill among themselves as the basis of the relationship.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-030-003

File Size

1.73 mb

Duration

10 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Woman, Family, Tradition, Man

ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Hunting Trip

ᒥᑳᔥ ᒋᔅᒎ ᐋᒌ ᓂᑑᒋᔥᐧᑳᑦ,ᓂᑑᐱᐧᔖᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒥᐦᒑᔓᐧᐋᑦ᙮

Mukash reminisces about going hunting for otter, lynx and fox.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-030-002

File Size

2.54 mb

Duration

14 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Song

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Food, Man

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Traditional singing

ᒧᑳᔥ ᓂᑭᒧᐦᑖᐤ ᐋ ᓂᑑᐦᒑᔓᐧᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑦ ᓂᒋᐦᒄ᙮

Mukash sings about hunting for the lynx and the otter.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-030-004

File Size

0.80 mb

Duration

4 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs, Song, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Animals

ᐧᐋᔮᔖᐤ
Waayaashaau

ᒧᑳᔥ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐧᐋᔮᔖᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓃᔑᔨᒡ ᐧᐄᐅᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᐹᔨᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔒᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᑳ ᓈᐹᔒᐅᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Mukash tells the story about Waayaashaau, his two wives and one of his sons. He abandoned his son on an island for mistreating one of his wives. His son goes on a journey trying to find his way home with the help of some animals.

Age 10+
Code

EcCh-030-001

File Size

3.63 mb

Duration

21.07 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Cree School Board

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Legends, Song

Topics

Past, Animals, Man, Family, Woman, Boy, Transportation, Tradition

ᐳᔅᒋᓈᐅᑭᒥᒄ
Shelter made with tree saplings

ᐲᑎᕐ ᐋᒋᓈᔮᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᐊᓐᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑳᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐳᔅᒋᓈᐅᒥᒄ ᐋ ᐧᐄᑳᐳᐦᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮

Peter Atsyina along with his wife, describe how a shelter made with tree saplings was made in the old days.

Age 18+
Code

EcWe-016-001

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Alisson Bobbish

Described By

Alisson Bobbish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Interview, Discussion

Topics

Tradition, Food, Man, Woman

ᓃᔥᑕᒻ ᑳ ᐅᒋᒫᐦᑳᓂᐦᑳᓅᐦᒡ ᒥᔅᑎᓯᓃᐦᒡ
First Election of Chiefs in Mistissini

ᐲᑕᕐ ᐧᕚᔩᒐᕐ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐊᑕ ᐃᐦᑎᓈᓅᐦᒡ ᐁ ᐅᒋᒫᐦᑳᓂᐦᑳᓅᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᐧᐁᔥᑲᒡ ᒥᔅᑎᓯᓃᐦᒡ᙮

Peter Voyageur tells of how the Chiefs were elected long ago in Mistissini.

Age 12+
Code

EcMi-506-010

File Size

0.75 mb

Duration

4.23 mins

Year Of Recording

1979

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Bartlett`s collection

Sound Editor

Anna Blacksmith

Described By

Anna Blacksmith

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Celebrations