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 6 of 6, showing 19 records out of 119 total, starting on record 101, ending on 119

ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Songs

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ

Traditional songs

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-003-013

File Size

0.72 mb

Duration

4.09 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott/Daniel Natawapineskum

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music

Themes

Song

Topics

Tradition, Man

ᓈᐹᔥᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᒋᔖᔭᒄ
The Boy that lived with a bear

ᓈᐹᔥ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓅ ᑭᔮ ᒑᒃ ᑳ ᐱᒋᔅᑎᓂᑯᑦ ᒦᓐ ᑳᐤ ᒑ ᒌ ᒌᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᓂᑖ ᐃᔑ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ ᐋᔨᐦᑖᔨᒡ᙮

The bear kidnapped a boy and took care of him until he was old and then allowed him to return to his family.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-003-012

File Size

0.84 mb

Duration

4.54 mins

Year Of Recording

1998

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott/Daniel Natawapineskum

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Animals

ᒋᔖᔨᔫ ᑳ ᑯᓵᐱᐦᑎᐦᒃ
The Shaman and Shaking tent

ᒋᔖᔨᔫ ᑳ ᑯᓵᐱᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᒑ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᑦ ᐊᑎᐦᒄᐦ ᔖᔥ ᒫᒃ ᐋ ᒌ ᒧᐧᐋᐧᐋᑯᐱᓈ᙮

A story about a shaman helping to provide some food for a family.

Age 18+
Code

EcWe-003-010

File Size

1.51 mb

Duration

9.48 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Collin Scott/Daniel Natawapineskum

Sound Editor

Cheryl & Frances Visitor

Described By

Cheryl & Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Animals, Food, Starvation, Supernatural

ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ
Various songs about animals

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᐆ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᓂᑯᒥᐦᐧᐋᐤ ᑯᑎᐦᒃ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᓂᔅᒋᔥ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

ᓈᐤ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᓈᐹᐤ ᓂᑭᒧᐦᐧᐋᑭᓂᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑕᓂᑖᐦ ᒫᔅᑭᐦᒃ ᒦᒋᒥᔨᐤ᙮

Part 1 - A song about a person who sang about another person.

Part 2 - A song about a bear

Part 3 - A song about a young goose.

Part 4 - A song about a hunter and how he finds miichim.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-003-017

File Size

0.50 mb

Duration

2 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, History

Themes

Song, Teachings

Topics

Animals, Food

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

ᐊᐧᐋᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ
When the child was taken by the bear

ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑳ ᓂᑐ ᒧᐧᐃᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒻᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒑᐧᐋᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐱᒋᐦᑎᓈᑦ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᔒᒻᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᒧᐧᐃᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᒫᒃ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑳ ᐅᑖᓐᑦ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ ᑳ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᐦᐧᑖᑦ, ᓂᒥᐦᑖ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᒦᓐ ᐊᓐ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ ᐹᑎᔥ ᑳ ᐊᑎ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒌᐧᐋᓈᑖᑦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ᙮

A woman goes berry picking with her infant child. When the woman puts down her child to pick berries she sees a bear. The bear takes the child and runs away and the child is never seen again until he grows up and goes back to his mother.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-003-016

File Size

0.69 mb

Duration

3 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Unknown

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

Animals, Woman, Boy, Summer

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

ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ
A Hunting Story

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᐧᐃᑦ, ᑳ ᐧᐄ ᒦᒋᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ, ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐆᐧᐃᒡ,

He talks about his early hunting days, times of scarcity, hunting group strategy, trapline custodianship, relations between the coast and inland people, leadership, beaver preserves, and early relief.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-001

File Size

8.08 mb

Duration

53 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Collin Scott/Frances Visitor

Sound Editor

Naomi Tomatuk

Described By

Naomi Tomatuk

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect, English

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion

Topics

Tradition, Past, Food

ᐃᔨᔨᐤ ᑎᐹᔨᐦᒋᒑᓰᓈᐦᒡ
Cree Politics

ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᑖᑭᐦᐄᒑᐱᔨᒡ ᑳ ᒌ ᐃᔑ ᐅᔅᑯᑎᒥᐦᒑᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒋᔖᔨᔪᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐦᒡ᙮

Impacts after the James Bay & Northern Quebec Agreement from an elder`s point of view.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-500

File Size

2.74 mb

Duration

15 mins

Year Of Recording

1987

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Wemindji Radio Station

Sound Editor

Abraham Matches

Described By

Abraham Matches

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Interview, Teachings

Topics

Predictions

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐋᐱᑎᐦᒡ ᑳᐱᐹᒥᐦᔮᒥᑭᐦᒡ
First Use of Airplanes

ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ, ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐋᐱᑎᐦᒡ ᑳᐱᐹᒥᐦᔮᒥᑭᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᔥᑖᓂᔥᑯᔒᒥᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐱᑯᐦᑖᐦᒡ ᐅᑎᔫᓂᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᓂᑑᐦᐆᔅᒌᐧᐋᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᒡᐦ᙮

Historical account of how our ancestors first started using airplanes to pick up furs at their inland camps.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-005-002

File Size

0.68 mb

Duration

4 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott, Frances Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Blackned Visitor

Described By

Frances Blackned Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Discussion, Interview

Topics

Winter, Animals, Artifacts, Man

ᒋᔖᔨᔫᔔᔮᓐ, ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐄᐧᐋᐅᒦᒋᒻ, ᑳ ᑰᐦᑭᑖᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Pension, relief and starvation

ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐊᐱᑎᓂᔨᒡ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐄᐧᐋᐅᒦᒋᓕᔫ ᑭᔮ ᒋᔖᔨᔫᔔᔮᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒫᒃ ᑳ ᑰᐦᑭᑖᓂᐧᐄᒡ

The author talks about the first use of pensions, relief among the Cree people and he also talks about starvation.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-005-003

File Size

1.86 mb

Duration

11 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Colin Scott, Frances Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Blackned Visitor

Described By

Frances Blackned Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Interview

Topics

Artifacts, Man, Starvation

ᐋ ᒧᐧᐋᐱᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Getting Supplies

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᒧᐧᐋᐱᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓃᔓ ᐱᓯᒻᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔨᑎᓂᐦᐅᐧᐃᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᓂᑑᓂᒋᔥᑯᐧᐋᑦ ᒥᔅᑎᓯᓃᐅᐃᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮

A story about the time he went to get supplies and being gone for two months and his contact with people from Mistissini.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-011-004

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Linda Visitor

Described By

Linda Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past, Winter, Places

ᑭᐧᐃᐦᑭᑖᐧᐃᓐ
Starvation

ᓵᒦ ᒌᐦᑳᔮᔨᐦᑎᒻ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒋᔅᑎᒫᑎᓯᔨᒡ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ᙮ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒌ ᒥᔪᐲᐦᐄᑯᐧᐃᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᒡ᙮ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒌ ᒥᔪᒦᒋᓱᐧᐃᒡ; ᒥᒄ ᓂᒫᔅᐦ ᐅᐦᑖᒋᐦᐅᐧᐃᒡ᙮

Sammy remenices about a time of starvation. A time where wild game was scarce. Therefore trading at trading-posts was impossible. Some Cree were malnurished but survived living off of small game such as fish.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-011-005

File Size

3.96 mb

Duration

23 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, Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion

Topics

Family, Past, Animals, Places, Food, Man, Woman, Starvation

ᐋ ᑯᐦᑯᑖᓄᐧᐃᒡ/ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᒦᒋᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Starvation/Time of scarcity

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄ, ᐅᐦᑯᒻᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᒧᔓᒻᐦ ᐋᔨᒧᒫᑭᓄᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔮᔨᒫᐃᐦᑎᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

A story about his parents and grandparents during the Depression in the bush.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-011-001

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

12 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Linda Visitor

Described By

Linda Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Food

ᐋ ᐃᑖᑎᓯᔨᑦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ
The Bear`s Habits

ᒋᔖᔮᒄ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐋ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᐋ ᒧᔥᑖᑦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᐋ ᑯᔥᑖᑎᑯᓂᔨᒡ᙮

ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᓂᑯᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔅᒑᔨᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ᙮

A story about the bear`s reaction when it feels it's in danger. How a bear attacked his grandfather and about his own experience with a bear.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-011-003

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

9 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Linda Visitor

Described By

Linda Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Past, Animals, Places, Man

ᒌᐅᔖᓂᔑᒡ
The Orphan Siblings

ᐊᑑᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, 18+

ᒌᐅᔖᓂᔑᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ, ᐋ ᒌ ᓂᑭᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐹᑎᔥ ᐋ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐱᒫᓯᔨᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔮᔨᒫᐃᐦᑎᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

Cannibalism, 18+

A story about orphans left to die during the Great Depression.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-011-002

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

6 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Linda Visitor

Described By

Linda Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Boy, Girl, Past, Food

ᓈᐹᐤ ᑳ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᒋᓯᔨᑦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐱᐦᒋᐳᐃᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒥᓂᒎᔥ
A death in the family poisoned by an insect

ᓂᔥᑐ ᑳ ᐃᕪᑎᑯᐦᒡ ᐅᐦᒋᐱᔨᐤ ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮ ᐧᐃᓕᔨᒻ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᒫᐤ, ᒥᓂᒎᔥ ᐋ ᒌ ᒫᑯᒥᑯᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳᐳᓂᐱᒫᒋᓯᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐋ ᑳ ᐊᓂᑦ ᐋ ᑯᐧᐃᐦᑯᑖᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐅᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ᙮

This story continues from story # 3. William talks about a man that they believed to have eaten an insect accidentally. The man died and they thought it didn`t have anything to do with starvation.

Age 10+
Code

EcWe-013-004

File Size

0.84 mb

Duration

4 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, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Starvation, Family, Winter, Food, Man

ᐋ ᓃᔓᑳᐳᐧᐃᓈᓂᐧᐃᒡ/ᒥᓐᒎᔥ ᑳ ᐱᔥᑎᒫᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ
Co-habitation/marriage/tragic death

ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᓂᒌ ᒥᒄ ᐋ ᒌ ᓈᑎᑐᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑐᒡ᙮ ᒦᓐ ᑯᑎᒋᔨᐤ ᑳ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᑦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐱᔥᑎᒫᔨᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔫᐦ ᒥᓐᒍᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᑎᓰᔨᒡ᙮

He begins by talking about cohabitation and marriage in the old days. Then he talks about a tragic death at the camp of the family whom he lived with.

Age 18+
Code

EcWe-013-003

File Size

0.23 mb

Duration

4.5 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

CP collection

Sound Editor

Cheryl and Frances Visitor

Described By

Cheryl and Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family

ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᐧᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᒡ
How the seasons change

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ 1: ᐋᑎᔪᐦᑳᓐ ᐆ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᓃᐱᐦᒡ, ᐱᐳᐦᒡ, ᑭᐧᑳᒋᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓰᑯᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᓐ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒍ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᒫᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᓂᒌ ᓃᐱᓄᐦᑳᓂᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒋ ᑭᐧᒑᒥᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᓃᐱᓂᐱᔮᔒᔥᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᒥᔅᑯᐧᐋᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐱᔮᔑᔥᐦ, ᒦᓐ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᐅᐦᑳᓐᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐅᔮᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᒑ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐧᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᔨᒡ᙮

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ 2: ᒋᐦᑳᐹᔥ ᑎᒫᒋᒫᒥᓂᐤ ᐊᒥᔅᒄᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑦ ᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐃᔨᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᑦ᙮

Part 1 - This is a legend about how it became summer, winter, fall and spring. The characters begin with summer animals and how the summer bird got stolen. Then they find their summer bird that the other seasonal animals had taken. They decide to split the summer bird so that the seasons change.

Part 2 - The story of Chikaapash and how he took a beaver that he wasn`t suppose to.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-013-005

File Size

1.91 mb

Duration

10.67 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, History, Geography

Themes

Legends

Topics

Fall, Winter, Animals, Food, Seasons, Spring, Summer