Dialect

Level

Community

Teaching

Theme

Topic

Storyteller


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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.

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ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᒥᔅᒄ
When beaver was first killed

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᔨᒡ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐋᑎ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᑖᑯᐧᓵᑭᓄᐧᐃᐦᑦ ᐊᓐ ᐊᒥᔅᒄ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᐊᔑᒫᑭᓂᐤ᙮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᐋᐧᐋᔒᔥᐦ ᔮᐱᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ, ᐋ ᒫᑎᓂᒫᑐᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

Charlotte talks about when a beaver is killed at the beginning of the season the beaver is cooked and distributed to everyone. She also talks about other animals that are killed at the beginning of each season how they share the food.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-004-015

File Size

1.56 mb

Duration

9 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Food, Man, Woman

ᐄᔨᒦᒋᒻ
Wild Meat

ᐋ ᐱᒥᓂᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔨᑎᑭᓯᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐄᔨᒦᒋᒻ᙮

Cleaning and preserving the meat of wild animals for food.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-004-011

File Size

2.67 mb

Duration

15 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott Frances Visitor

Sound Editor

C.Visitor

Described By

C.Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Cree values, Family, Tradition

ᓈᐯᔥ ᑳ ᓂᑲᑖᑲᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᒥᓂᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ
Story of boy who was abandoned on an Island.

ᓈᐯᔥ ᐁ ᒌ ᓂᑲᑖᐦᑲᓅᒡ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᒥᓂᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ, ᑳ ᒥᔅᑲᒃ ᑖᓂᑌᐦ ᒉ ᐅᒡ ᒌᐧᐁᑕᐦᐃᓲᑦ᙮

Story of a boy who was abandoned on a Island by his father and finds his way back home.

Age 8+
Code

EcEm-024-006

File Size

2.22 mb

Duration

12 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Adrian Tanner

Sound Editor

Rhonda Iserhoff

Described By

Rhonda Iserhoff

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Poor

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Food, Man, Woman, Family, Boy, Seasons, Summer, Places

Story of the Boy who went to visit.
Story of the Boy who went to visit.

His Brother tells him not to go and see these people, but the next morning, he got up and went to go visit these people.

Age 6+
Code

EcEm-024-002

File Size

1.00 mb

Duration

5.48 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Adrian Tanner

Sound Editor

Rhonda Iserhoff

Described By

Rhonda Iserhoff

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Eastmain

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Winter, Places, Man

1982 ᑳ ᐃᔨᒋᐦᑖᒡ ᐋ ᐱᐳᒡᐦ
Back in the year 1982

ᑌᐃᕕᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᐋ ᐧᐊᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᑳ ᒦᒋᓲᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ ᐋ ᒑᒋᔖᐹᔮᔨᒡ, ᒑᑳᑦ ᐋ ᑯᐦᑯᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᒋᔅᑯᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ ᑎᐹᔨᐦᒋᒑᓯᐤ ᐄᐦᒡ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᔨᐤ᙮

Talks about how he sees some children and knows how they are not being well fed because of the ways that we are living now and the changes that have come from the government.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-032-002

File Size

1.74 mb

Duration

10.06 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Suzanne C. House

Described By

Suzanne C. House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Food, Man, Woman, Starvation, Inter-racial

ᐄᔅᑎᒣᐃᓐ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ
Story of the man from Eastmain

ᑌᐃᕕᑦ ᒌ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐄᔅᑎᒣᐃᓐ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᐦᒌᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᓯᔫᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᑰᐦᑯᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮

David tells the story of a man who came from Eastmain with his sons during the Depression.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-032-003

File Size

3.11 mb

Duration

18.05 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Suzanne C. House

Described By

Suzanne C. House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Man, Starvation

ᑌᐃᕕᑦ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐃᐦ ᐅᐱᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ
The Dream of David`s father

ᑌᐃᕕᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒨ ᐋ ᒌ ᐳᐧᐋᒥᔨᒡ ᐅᑖᐧᐄᐦ᙮ ᐅᓂᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᓂᑑᐦᐆᔅᒌᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐋᔨᒥᓂᔨᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᓅᐦᑖᐱᔨᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᐋ ᒌ ᑯᐦᑯᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᔑᐱᔥ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᑳᒥᐦᐱᓃᐦ ᓂᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐄᑯᐧᐃᒡ᙮

This is a story about when David`s parents lived throught the hardships of not having any food and living throught starvation and having to see a boy die because of the ways of the White man that came from the Hudson`s Bay company.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-032-001

File Size

1.70 mb

Duration

9.54 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Suzanne C. House

Described By

Suzanne C. House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Boy, Food, Man, Starvation

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᑳ ᓃᔑᔨᒡ
Chikaapash and his two wives

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᒌ ᐋᑯᔥᑎᒋᐦᐋᐤ ᐋ ᒌ ᒧᒥᔅᐧᑳᑦ, ᑖᐹ ᐅᐦᒌ ᒋᑐᐦᑖᐤ᙮ ᐹᔨᒄ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᐤᐦ ᑳ ᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᒥᔨᒡ ᒥᐦᑦᐦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᐦᒃ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ᙮

Edith tells the legend of Chikaapash and his two wives. Chikaapash has a stomach ache from the beaver he ate therefore, he can`t leave to go anywhere. He has one of his wives to get firewood and the other one to stay with him.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-012-004

File Size

0.33 mb

Duration

1.56 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Citizenship

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Food, Man, Woman

ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ
The child infested with lice

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᓂᑭᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐆᔅᒌᐧᐋᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑑᔥᐦ, ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ᙮

This story is about a boy who is infested with lots of lice. His parents left him alone at their camping site and Aatuush came to take of him.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-012-003

File Size

3.81 mb

Duration

22 mins

Year Of Recording

1975

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

Barbara Georgekish

Described By

Barbara Georgekish

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Legends

Topics

Boy, Man, Monsters

ᑳᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ
The child that was infested with lice

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓂᔥ-ᐅᑳᐧᐃᒥᒫᐤ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑯᐧᐋᐦᐋᑦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒻᐦ ᐋ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᔨᒡ᙮ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᒫᐤ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᒑ ᐋᑳ ᒌ ᐱᒫᔨᒫᑦ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᔨᐤᐦ

Part 1 - A mother discovers that her child is infested with lice. The mother believes it impossible it is to take the lice out.

Part 2 - Atuush and the child travel to where the mother and father went and arrives upon the mother setting camp.

Part 3 - The mother asks the atuush to do something and atuush had warned the family that he would leave them if he was asked to do something.

Part 4 - A variety of animals plan to find a summer bird in order for the child to be happy because atuush had left him earlier.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-012-006

File Size

3.94 mb

Duration

22.56 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Monsters, Transportation, Family, Boy, Summer, Animals, Man, Woman

ᐋ ᔮᔮᐅᐧᐋᐲᐦᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐊᒑᐧᑳᓂᐦᐄ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐄᓂᐹᑯᐦᒡ
Coastal Carrier

ᐊᓂᔮ ᐁᑦᐧᐃᕐᑦ ᒫᒋᔅ, ᒌ ᐱᐹᒦᐦᑖᐤ ᐊᑎᒻᐦ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᐊᑦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᔫᓂᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ, ᔮᔮᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒉᐃᒥᔅ ᐯᐃ᙮ ᐹᑭᒥᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐤ ᓂᔥᑐᒥᑎᓄᐧᐋᑎᐱᐦᐄᑭᓐ ᐃᔑ ᐲᓯᐧᒫᐦᑖᒡ ᐧᐄᒥᓐᒌᐦᒡ᙮ ᐋᔅᑰ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᒧᓲᓂᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᐤ ᓂᑐᓯᓂᐦᐄᑭᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐲᐦᑖᑦ ᐧᐋᔅᑳᐦᐄᑭᓂᔑᐦᒡ, ᐄᔅᒣᐃᓐ, ᐹᑭᒥᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᕚᕐᑦ-ᐧᒑᕐᒡ (ᒋᓵᓰᐲᐅᒥᓂᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ)᙮

The Late Edward Matches was a Coastal Carrier by Dog team during the Fur Trade, along the East coast of James Bay. He lived at Old Factory 30 km south of Wemindji (Paint Hills). There were times he would travel to Moosonee to get mail for Waskaganish, Eastmain, Old Factory and Fort George.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-019-001

File Size

0.99 mb

Duration

5 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview

Topics

Family, Past, Places, Man, Transportation

ᔫᓂᔨᐤ ᐋ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᑳ ᐱᐹᒥᐦᐅᑖᑦ
Fur Trade Carrier

ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐁᑦᐧᐃᕐᑦ ᒫᒋᔅ ᒌ ᒌᐦᑐᑎᒻ ᒑ ᐃᑎᐦᐅᑖᑦ ᒑᐧᑳᔫᐦ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐹᑭᔑᐧᒫᔥᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮ ᑖᐱᔅᑳᔨᒡ ᐹᐦᒑᒥᑭᓂᔨᒡ᙮

The Late Edward Matches managed to get some supplies into the community of Old Factory the night before Christmas.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-019-002

File Size

3.14 mb

Duration

18 mins

Year Of Recording

1986

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Elsie Visitor

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Interview, Teachings

Topics

Man, Transportation, Tradition, Celebrations, Past

ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ
Little boy who had lice and nits

ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑲᓅ ᐆᑦᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓂᒡ, ᐁ ᒌ ᒥᐦᒉᑎᔨᒡ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒻᐦ᙮ ᐁᑯᐦ ᐆᒌ ᐅᓂᒌᐦᐄᑯᒫᐅᒡ ᑳ ᓂᑲᑕᐧᑖᐤ ᐆᔫᐦ ᐅᑖᐧᐋᔒᒧᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮ ᐅᒥᔔᒻ ᑲ ᒥᓯᑳᑯᑦ ᐁᑯᐦ ᑳ ᓅᑎᐦᑯᒫᑎᑯᑦ᙮ ᐁᑯᐦ ᑳ ᒋᔅᑐᑌᐧᑖᐤ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑐᐧᐋᐸᒫᐧᑖᐤ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐅᐦᑕᐧᐄ, ᐁᑯᐦ ᒫᒃ ᒉᒃ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑲᐧᐋᐧᑖᐤ, ᒥᒄ ᒫᒃ ᓇᒧᐃ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒌ ᒥᔦᔨᐦᑕᒻ ᐆ ᓈᐯᔥ ᐁᑯᐦ ᒉᒃ ᐯᔭᐧᑳᐤ ᐁ ᒣᑕᐧᐁᑦ ᐧᐄᐧᐄᑕᒥᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐧᐊᓂᐦᐋᑲᓅ᙮

This story is about a boy, who had a lot of lice and nits. The parents packed all their belongings and left their son behind. His grandfather found him and killed all the lice and nits. The little boy found his parents again, but he was never happy in the bush.

Age 6+
Code

EcMi-523-001

File Size

1.24 mb

Duration

7.15 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Adrian Tanner

Sound Editor

Linda Petawabano

Described By

Linda Petawabano

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Science

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Summer, Animals, Places, Man

ᓂᑮᔖᓐ
Nikiishaan

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓐ ᐆᔅᑎᓃᒎ ᓇᔅᒋᐦ ᐁᒌ ᐧᐃ ᒪᔦᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ ᑎᐹᒋᒪᑲᓅ᙮ ᐅᔫᐦ ᒫᒃ ᐆ ᐧᐃᒋ ᐅᔅᑎᓂᒎ ᐯᔮᐧᑳᐤ ᐁ ᒌᔑᑲᔨᒡ ᒌ ᓂᑕᐧᐋᐸᒣᔫ ᒋᔐᐅᒋᒫᐤ ᓂᑕᐧᐄᓐ ᐁᓂᑐ ᐃᑖᒋᒧᓯᑖᐧᐋᐧᑖᐤ᙮ ᐁᑯ ᑳ ᐃᑖᐧᑖᐤ ᒋᔅᒉᔨᐁᒫᐤ ᐋ ᓂᑮᔖᓐ ᑖᓐ ᐁᐃᑌᑦ, ᓂᐹ ᒌ ᒥᔅᑲᐧᐋᔫ ᐊᓂᔫᐦ ᐅᑕᓂᔖᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐋᓂᐦᑫᐦ ᒋᔐᐅᒋᒫᐤ᙮ ᐁᑯ ᒫᑲ ᐯᔭᐧᑳᐤ ᐁ ᒌᔑᑲᔨᒡ ᑳ ᐧᐄᔖᒥᑯᑦ ᑳᑲᔦᐦ ᒋᔐᐅᒋᒫᐤ ᓂᑮᔖᓐ ᐊᓂᑌᐦ ᐁᐃᑖᔨᒡ᙮ ᐁᑯᓐ ᐋ ᑕᐧᐯ ᑲᐃᑌᓀ ᓂᐹ ᒌ ᒥᔅᑳᐧᐋᔫᐦ ᒌᔐᐅᒋᒫᐤ ᐅᑕᓂᔑᐦ ᑳᐧᐋᓇᐦᑫᐤ᙮ ᓈᒧᐧᐃ ᐃᑌᐤ ᓂᑮᔖᓐ᙮ ᓈᓂᑕᐧᐋᐸᒥᐧᑖᐅᐧᐁᒋᐦ ᒥᓯᐧᐁ ᒋᐧᑳᓐ ᒋᑲ ᒦᑎᓐ ᐁᐃᑖᐸᔅᑖᔨᓐ

ᑲᔦ ᐯᔨᒄ ᓂᑕᓂᔥᐦ ᒋᑲ ᒦᑎᓐ ᒉ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑦ᙮

This story is about a young man who was bullied by his fellow men on the work site. These men went to the governor and told him lies of what Nikiishaan was saying. They said that Nikiishaan said that he could find the governor`s daughters, whom he had lost a long time ago. Then one day the governor asked Nikiishaan to come to his place. He said, "is it true what you said? that you can find my daughters?" Nikiishaan said "no".

"Well I think that`s what you said, so you will go and find my daughters. If you find them, I will give you everything that you need and I will also give you permission to marry one of them." So then Nikiishaan left the village.

Age 10+
Code

EcMi-523-003

File Size

3.91 mb

Duration

22.57 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Adrian Tanner

Sound Editor

Linda Petawabano

Described By

Linda Petawabano

Dialect

Southern

Quality

Good

Communities

Mistissini

Languages

Southern Dialect

Teachings

Science, Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Celebrations, Past, Man, Woman

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᓂᑑᑎᐦᐧᑳᓂᐧᐃᒡ
Caribou hunting story

ᓈᐹᐅᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑑᑎᐦᐧᑳᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔅᐱᐦᑖᔮᒡ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᓈᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑎᐦᒄ᙮ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᑎᐦᒄ᙮

Story about men out on the hunt for the caribou. The time they spent during the hunt and the stories about the hunt.

Story not complete.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-027

File Size

1.05 mb

Duration

6.06 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Seasons, Animals, Man

TO BE DESCRIBED
Chakapash

ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐃᓯᓂᐦᑳᓯᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᐤ᙮ ᒨᔥ ᒌ ᐹᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒫᐤ ᐅᑎᐦᒑᐲᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᑯᑭᒫᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᑦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ, ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᐦᐋᔨᒥᑭᐤ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ ᒑ ᒥᔖᐅᐋᒃ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒑ ᐋᑎᐃᔅᐱᔨᑦ

He tells story about a boy named Chakapash. Who lived with his sister. Who was always carrying his bow and arrow. He saw lake trouts and told his sister. His sister told him, not to paddle away from the shore and told him what is going to happen.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-003

File Size

2.65 mb

Duration

15 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Food, Man

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ
Chakapash and her sister

ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐋᑏ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒃ᙮ ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋᔨᒡ ᑳ ᑭᐧᑳᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᒥᔅᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᒫᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᔨᒡ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᒫᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ᙮

The adventure of Chakapash. Chakapash is curious about where he came from and asks her sister about it. When he discovers what happened to his parent and decides to find the person involved.

Age 4+
Code

EcWe-006-013

File Size

0.97 mb

Duration

5.37 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality

Themes

Legends

Topics

Monsters, Family, Boy, Girl, Man, Woman

ᑳ ᐳᔥᑯᓂᒫᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ
Dividing food among people

ᐧᐋᔥᒋᒡ ᐅᐦᐄ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐅᐦᒌ ᒦᒋᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔨᐦᑐᐧᐃᓐ᙮ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᒫᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑯᓯᓯᒫᐤ ᐋ

This a collection of stories about the past, concerning the food and traditions. A father and son relationship with nature, family values. Song about the children. Animals.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-006-016

File Size

2.84 mb

Duration

16.35 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Hank House

Described By

Hank House

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Memoirs, Song, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Animals, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Transportation, Family

ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ
English and French arrive

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑳ ᓂᒋᐦᑳᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ, ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒫᑰᑦ ᐅᒥᔓᒻᐦ᙮ ᑖᓐ ᑳᑎ ᐃᔨᑖᐱᑎᓂᔨᒡᐦ ᐹᔅᒋᑭᓐᐦ᙮ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒫᔑᐦᐄᑐᐧᐃᒡ ᐱᔥᑎᐧᑳᔮᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐋᒥᔥᑎᑯᔒᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐋᑖᐧᐋᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᔫᓄᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑏᒃ ᒥᐦᒑᑐᐃᒡ ᒑ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᐃᔨᐦᑐᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ᙮

A story about contact with French and English men, told to him by his grandfathers. How guns were not used long ago. How the French and the English fought each other for the fur trade. Prediction about a multicultural future.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-006-001

File Size

3.95 mb

Duration

23 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Sam Gilpin,Johnny Natawapineskum, John Murdoch, and others unknown

Sound Editor

Randy Kakabat

Described By

Randy Kakabat

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Man

ᐊᑑᔥ
Giant

ᐊᑑᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ᙮ ᒌ ᐋᔨᒥᓐ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᓂᑐᐦᑐᐧᐃᒃ ᐊᓐ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᓯᐤ, ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᒌ ᐋᐱᒋᐦᑖᐤ ᐋ ᐋᐦᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐹᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᐊᔥᒄ᙮

This is a story about a giant.

It was hard to understand the author, because he used used the words that I have never heard.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-006-006

File Size

1.31 mb

Duration

7 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

unknown

Sound Editor

unknown

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Monsters, Man