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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ᐋ ᓃᔓᑳᐳᐧᐃᓇᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Marriage

ᐋ ᓃᔓᑳᐳᐧᐃᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᐄᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᐧᐋᔅᑭᒡ ᑭᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓅᐦᒡ ᐋᔅᐱᔨᒡ᙮

She talks about the differences of marriages now and then.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-004-001

File Size

0.98 mb

Duration

1.03 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Jacqueline Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality, Social studies, Citizenship, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Tradition, Celebrations, Man, Woman

ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᒦᒋᒻ ᐧᐋᔥᑭᒡ
Preservation of food long ago

ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᒑᐧᑳᔫ ᐋ ᒌ ᒥᓈᐦᐅᓈᓂᐧᐄᒡ ᒥᒄ ᑖᓐ ᐋᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔫ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᑎ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᐋ ᐱᔖᔑᔨᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔫ ᐋ ᓂᐦᐱᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

She talks about the preservation of small and large game and how everything and all the parts of animals were preserved and cooked.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-004-003

File Size

1.01 mb

Duration

5.54 mins

Year Of Recording

1998

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Jacqueline Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Animals, Food, Man, Woman

ᐋ ᒋᔥᑖᔨᐦᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᓈᐹᐤ
Respect For The Husband

ᒥᐦᒑᑐᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔥᑖᔨᒫᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᐅᓈᐹᒻᐦ᙮

The various ways of respecting one`s husband.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-004-010

File Size

1.43 mb

Duration

8 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

Social studies

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Seasons, Animals, Man, Woman

ᐋ ᒋᔥᑖᔨᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔫ ᐋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ
Respecting animals and food

ᐋᔫ ᐊᔨᐧᒫᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᑳ ᐃᔥᐱᔥ ᒋᔥᑖᔨᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐄᒡ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᒦᒋᒥᔫ ᐋ ᓂᐱᐦᑖᑭᓂᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐋᑳ ᒑ ᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᓂᒥᔨᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔫ ᒑᐧᑳᔫ ᐋᑳ ᐧᐄᒦᒋᔨᒡ᙮

She talks about respecting the animals that are killed for food and not to be too wasteful.

Age 18+
Code

EcWe-004-004

File Size

3.55 mb

Duration

20.22 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Jacqueline Blackned

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Tradition, Food

ᐄᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᓈᐹᐅᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐅᒡ ᐅᑖᐱᑎᓰᐅᓂᐧᐋᐤ
The different roles of men and women

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐃᑖᐱᑎᓰᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᐋ ᒥᔪᐦᑯᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᐋ ᐱᒥᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑᒄ ᐱᔅᒑᓱᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᒫᒌᐦᒡ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Charlotte talks about the roles that women have when cleaning a bear and the men when cooking the bear. She also talks about the parts of the bear a woman eats and the parts that a man eats.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-004-014

File Size

1.52 mb

Duration

8 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, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Animals, Food, Man, Woman

ᐱᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒌᐧᔖᒥᑭᐦᒡ
The meaning of dreams

ᓂᔥᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐳᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᐅᐦᒋ ᑭᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᒫᓱᐧᐃᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑯᑎᒃᐦ ᒑ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᐤᐦ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑳ ᐳᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᑦ ᐹᔨᐧᑳᐤ ᐋ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓂᔥᑐᐦᑎᐦᒃ, ᐹᑎᔥ ᐊᓂᔮ ᑳᔑᑳᔨᒡ ᑳ ᐹᔓᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᐋ ᐃᔑᓈᑯᓂᔨᐦᒡ ᐳᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ᙮ ᐳᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᐋ ᐳᓂᐱᒫᓯᔨᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᐋ ᐳᐧᐋᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ, ᒋᐱᐦᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ᙮ ᒃᑎᒃᐦ ᐳᐧᐋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐋ ᒥᑖᐧᐋᒋᓰᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐋᑯᓐᐦ ᐧᐋᔥ ᐅᓵ ᐊᓄᐦᒡ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᐦᒡ᙮

Part 1 - Charlotte talks about what dreams mean and why to keep some dreams to oneself and other dreams to tell about.

Part 2 - Charlotte talks about a dream she had about her husband and not knowing what her dream meant until the day she saw him bring home a bear.

Part 3- Charlotte talks about the different types of dreams that one has. Dreams that have someone dying are the ones you should talk about. Other dreams that involve shamanism are usually the ones that have somekind of a presence.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-004-018

File Size

1.70 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

Spirituality, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Woman, Predictions, Tradition, Animals, Food, Man

ᐅᑖᐱᑎᓰᐅᓂᐧᐋᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᒋᒫᐅᐧᐃᓂᐧᐋᐤ ᓈᐹᐅᒡ
The roles and responsibilities of men and women

ᔖᕐᓕᑦ ᐅᑖᐱᑎᓰᐅᓂᔨᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᒋᒫᐅᐧᐃᓂᔨᐤ ᓈᐹᐤᐦ, ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᓂᑐᐦᐅᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᐧᐋᔅᑳ ᐊᓂᑦ ᐋ ᐃᔨᐦᑖᒡ᙮ ᒦᔥᑯᒡ ᒫ ᒥᔪᓂᑐᐦᐅᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᓈᐹᒥᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮

Charlotte talks about the role and responsibility of a woman when her husband is away hunting. She talks about the chores a woman has around the camp. Therefore when the man is away he is able to hunt very well.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-004-013

File Size

1.50 mb

Duration

8 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, Teachings

Topics

Family, Tradition, Animals, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Predictions

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

ᐋ ᐅᐦᑖᒋᐦᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᐳᓂᔨᒡ
Winter Survival

ᑳ ᐱᑯᔥᑎᐧᐋᐱᔨᑦ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᒪᐤ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ, ᓂᒫᔅᐦ ᑲ ᐅᐦᑖᒋᐦᐅᐧᐃᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᐳᓂᔨ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐱᒥᐱᒋᐦᒡ ᐋ ᒧᐧᐋᐱᒡ᙮

Father falls in the river, preserves fish for winter use and travels by foot to get supplies.

Age 8+
Code

EcWe-004-012

File Size

4.64 mb

Duration

27 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Unknown

Sound Editor

Frances Visitor

Described By

Frances Visitor

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Tradition, Past, Spring, Winter, Food, Transportation

ᒉ ᐄᔑ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᑲᓅᐦᐧᑳᐤᐦ ᐧᐄᔓᐧᐁᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Referendum

ᐧᐃᓖ ᑕᕌᐸᕐ ᑳ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᐋᑦ ᐄᓅᐦ ᑳ ᐋᐸᑎᔒᔥᑕᒧᐧᐋᔨᒡᐦ ᐋᐸᑎᓰᓲᐦ ᑲᔦᐦ ᒌ ᑲᐧᑫᒋᒣᐤ ᑖᓐ ᐁ ᐃᑌᔨᐦᑕᒪᐦᐄᑯᔨᒡ ᐅᔫ ᒉ ᐄᔑ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᑲᓄᔨᒡ ᐧᐄᔓᐧᐁᐧᐃᓐᐦ᙮

ᐧᒑᕐᒡ ᐧᐋᐦᐹᒌ (ᓀᒥᔅᑳᐤ)

ᒫᕢᔫ ᒪᑳᔥ (ᐧᐋᐱᒣᑯᔥᑐᐄ)

ᐋᓃ ᐦᐋᐅᔅ (ᒋᓭᓰᐲ)

ᐧᐃᓕᔮᒻ ᒥᔮᓂᔅᑲᒻ (ᒥᔅᑎᓯᓃ)

ᐧᕌᑦᕆᒃ ᐹᐦᒑᓄᔅ (ᒥᔅᑎᓯᓃ)

ᐁᐃᐸᓪ ᐧᐹᐅᓯᒻ (ᐅᒉᐳᑯᒨ)

Willie Trapper Interviews Cree Politicians and asks them what they think about the up coming 1996 referendum:

George Wapachee(Nemaska)Matthew Mukash (Whapmagoostui)

Annie House (Chisasibi)

William Mianscum (Mistissini)

Roderick Pachanos(Chisasibi)

Abel Bosum (Ouje-Bougoumou)

Age 12+
Code

EcMi-505-001

File Size

3.27 mb

Duration

19 mins

Year Of Recording

1996

Year Of Last Edit

2003

Collected By

Willie Trapper

Sound Editor

Titus Shecapio

Described By

Titus Shecapio

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Nemaska, Chisasibi, Mistissini, Ouje-Bougamou, Eastmain

Languages

Northern Dialect, Southern Dialect

Teachings

Citizenship

Themes

Interview

Topics

Inter-racial

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

ᓂᓈᐦᑭᐤ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ
Various songs

ᐧᐃᓕᔨᒻ ᓂᑭᒥᐤ, ᐅᑎᓵᒻᐦ ᓂᑭᒧᐦᐧᐋᐤ᙮ᐊᑎᑑ ᓂᑭᒥᐤ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐅᐦᑳᓐᐦ ᓂᑭᒧᐦᐧᐋᐤ, ᑳ ᒥᓯᒋᐦᑎᔨᐦᒡ ᐱᔮᓯᐤᐦ, ᐅᐦᐆᒥᓯᐤ,ᒥᐦᒑᔑᐤᐦ,ᑳᒄᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒨᓱᐦ᙮

David sings a song about his snowshoes. He sings more songs about animals like large birds, owl, fox, porcupine and moose.

Age 12+
Code

EcWe-032-004

File Size

1.33 mb

Duration

7.44 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Sound Editor

Margaret Cox

Described By

Margaret Cox

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Very good

Communities

Wemindji

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music

Themes

Song

Topics

Animals

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

ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᑳ ᓂᑭᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄᐦ
The old woman that was left behind and lives with a polar bear

ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᒌ ᓂᑭᑎᑰ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐋᑎᔑᔨᒡ ᐅᐧᐄᒋᒫᑭᓐᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐄ ᑯᑭᑎᐦᐄᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒥᒄ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᐦᐄᓱᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄ ᑳ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒥᑯᐧᐃᑦ᙮

There was an old woman that was left behind by the people she lived with. The people predicted that she would starve to death because she was not able to care for herself. A polar bear comes and lives with her.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-012-005

File Size

0.83 mb

Duration

4.51 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

Themes

Legends

Topics

Animals, Food, Woman, Predictions, Starvation

ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ
The old woman who lived with a polar bear

ᐄᑎᕪ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒋᒑᔨᐦᑖᑯᓯᑦ, ᐋ ᒥᐧᔮᔨᐦᑎᒃ ᐋᑎᔪᐦᑭᐧᐋᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᐋᑎᔪᐦᑳᓂᔨᐤ ᑯᐃᔅᒄ ᒌ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒧᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥᐦ, ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᒋᔖᔨᔥᐧᑳᔥ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐋᐱᔅᒄᐦ᙮

Edith is a person who likes to share legends with the young children. And in this legend, she explains how the old lady came to live with a polar bear.

Age 6+
Code

EcWe-012-002

File Size

0.73 mb

Duration

4 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, Girl, Animals, Woman, Family