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 2 of 3, showing 20 records out of 50 total, starting on record 21, ending on 40

ᒫᑎᔫ ᕌᑦ Matthew Ratt

ᓈᐹᐤ ᑳ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐋᑦ ᐅᑖᓂᔅᐦ᙮
Man who lost his daughter

ᓈᐹᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐅᑖᓂᔅᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐃᓂᐦᐋᑦ ᓰᐲᐅᐄᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᑎᓈᔨᐦᒡ᙮

This is the story of a man who lost his daughter to people from the river.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-026

File Size

2.15 mb

Duration

2.2 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Past, Man, Starvation, Supernatural

ᒫᕠᔫ ᐅᒥᔓᒻᐦ
Matthew`s grandfather

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᐅᒥᔓᒻᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ᙮ ᒥᒄ ᒌ ᐹᔨᐧᑳᐹᐅᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᑰᓯᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋᑎᐧᑳᒋᓂᔨᒡ᙮ ᐋᔥᒄ ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᐃᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐋᐱᒧᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᓈᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᑯᑎᐧᐋᔨᐦᒡ, ᑳ ᐧᐄ ᑯᔥᑖᒌᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᒥᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐧᐃᒋᔖᓂᔥᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐃᔮᐅᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄ᙮ ᐊᓂᔮ ᒫᒃ ᑖᐱᔅᑳᔨᐦ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᒥᐳᓂᔨᒡ᙮ ᓂᒥ ᐅᐦᒋ ᓄᑯᓂᔨᐤ ᒫᔅᑭᓈᔨᐤ, ᑳ ᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᒥᔓᒻᐦ ᒑ ᒌᐧᐋᒡ᙮

This story is about his grandfather. He had only one son. His mother didn`t live with his father yet. It was around autumn. They saw someone walking. They thought they saw a bear.

They were looking for the bear. They made a fire, his brother felt scared. It seemed to him it wasn`t a bear they saw. That night, it was snowing hard. The path and their footsteps disappeared, their grandfather said to return.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-032

File Size

3.42 mb

Duration

3 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

Spirituality, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Monsters, Family, Boy, Past, Fall, Animals, Man, Woman

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

ᐊᑑᔥ ᓵᑭᐦᐄᑭᓂᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ
Monster in the lake

ᓂᑐᐦᐄᔨᔪᐧᐃᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ, ᑳ ᒌ ᐋᔔᐦᑖᒡ ᓰᐱᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑐ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᒡ ᐅᒥᓂᐆᐧᐃᓂᐧᐋᐤ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋᐧᑳᓈᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᒌ ᐃᑎᑎᒋᔅᑖᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ᙮

Stories of hunters crossing the rivers to take the game to the buyers at the ports and the prices of their games.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-020

File Size

0.86 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

Spirituality, History, Geography

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Seasons, Animals, Man, Monsters, Transportation, Family, Past

ᓂᒧᐃ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓐ
No Sound

ᓂᒧᐃ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓐ

Story about a man who got scared by someone walking near his camp carrying a big pail

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-052

File Size

5.39 mb

Duration

5 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 with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Family, Monsters, Supernatural

ᑳ ᒥᑎᐦᑖᒡ ᐊᓐᑖᐦ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ
Out in the upstream

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᓈᐹᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐹᐅᔥᑎᑯᔫ ᑳ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᑖᑦ᙮ ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑖᒡ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐹᓄᔥᑭᐦᒡ᙮ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᒫᒃ ᐊᓂᔮ ᐋ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᒡ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐋᐦᐋᑳ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᒋᔖᔮᒄᐦ ᐃᔮᐃᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐱᒧᐦᑖᒡ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ᙮ ᑳ ᐊᔨᒥᐦᑖᑦ ᐊᓐ ᓈᐹᐤ ᐊᓂᔮ ᓰᐲᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᓂᔥᐧᑳᐅᔒᑯᐧᐃᑦ, ᐄᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐃᑐᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐹᐅᔥᑎᑯᐃᔨᐤ᙮

This a story about a man who talked to the rapids. They saw bear tracks and followed them.They went upsteam. They thought they weren`t bear tracks. When they followed the tracks, they seemed different. A man was talking to the rapids. The rapids responded to the man and made a different sound than normal water rapids.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-027

File Size

1.73 mb

Duration

1 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

Themes

Legends

Topics

Past, Supernatural

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

ᑳ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᒡ ᐃᔨᔨᐅᒡ
People got scared

ᓂᒧᐃ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓐ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋ ᐅᐦᒋ ᒋᐦᒋᐱᔨᒡ ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᙮

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ᙮ ᐹᐅᔥᑎᑯᔨᐦᒡ ᒌ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᐅᒡ᙮ ᒌ ᐅᑎᐦᑎᐱᐤ ᒫᒃ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᒡ ᐹᑐᔥ ᑳ ᓂᑭᑎᐦᐋᒡ᙮

ᓂᒧᐃ ᒫᒃ ᒋᔑᐱᔨᐤ ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

The beginning of the story is missing.

This a story about people who got scared. They were canoeing. They were in the rapids. They crouched over while paddling until they got over the rapids.

The story is incomplete.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-025

File Size

1.45 mb

Duration

1 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

Spirituality

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Man, Supernatural, Family, Past

ᐋ ᐧᐊᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᐦᒑᒄᐦ
Seeing spirits

ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᑦ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᐊᐦᒑᒄᐦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᑦ᙮

Tales while traveling along the river and how he saw spirits along the way.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-018

File Size

1.25 mb

Duration

7 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

History, Spirituality

Themes

Legends, Teachings

Topics

Past, Seasons, Places, Man, Woman, Monsters, Transportation, Boy, Girl

ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓱᐧᐃᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐅᒡ ᐋ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Stories of young men and woman

ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᓯᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐱᐹᒥᒻ ᐃᐦᑖᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᑦ᙮ ᐅᔅᒋᓃᒋᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ, ᑳ ᓂᑭᑎᐦᒃ ᐅᑎᐦᑖᐅᐧᐃᓐ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᓯᐤᐦ᙮

The story about a young man traveling to the urban life and his adventures, also the story about a young girl who left the community to live with trading post man.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-001-024

File Size

0.90 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, History

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Past, Man

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ
Stories while traveling the river

ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋᑎ ᐃᔨᐦᑎᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᔥᑳᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᓰᐲᐦᒡ᙮ ᐋ ᐃᑎᐦᐅᑖᓱᓈᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐋ ᒥᔅᑯᑎᓂᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᒡ ᐊᑖᐧᐋᐅᐧᐃᓐᐦ᙮

The tales and events while traveling the river to take the game to the trading posts and the events that took place.

Age 4+
Code

EcCh-001-022

File Size

1.65 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

Geography, History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Family, Past, Seasons, Animals, Places, Man, 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

ᑳ ᒫᓂᑖᐅᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᓐ
Strange sounds

ᑎᐹᒋᒥᐤ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᑳ ᒋᔅᑳᐧᐊᒋᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡᐦ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᐱᔮᔑᔑᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐹᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᒡ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᓃᐱᓂᔨᒡ ᓈᔥ ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᐋ ᒋᔑᑖᔨᒡ᙮

Tells stories about strange awful sounds that came from a small bird during the summer when it is very hot.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-053

File Size

4.48 mb

Duration

4.53 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Art and Music, Social studies

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Monsters, Supernatural, Spring, Summer, Animals

ᑳ ᒫᓂᑖᐅᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᓂᐦᐄ ᐊᑎᒫᐲᓯᒻ ᑳ ᐅᐦᐧᑖᐧᐋᐱᔨᒡ
Strange sounds from the North

ᒋᔅᒋᐤ ᑳ ᒌ ᐹᐲᐦᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᔨᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᒌᒫᓂᐦᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑳ ᐱᐹᒥᐦᔮᒥᑭᓂᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐊᑎᒫᐲᓯᒻ (ᐦᐊᑦᓯᓐᔅ ᐯᐃ ᑳᒻᐱᓃ)᙮ ᐄᔨᔨᐅᒡ ᒌ ᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᒌ ᐹᐦᑎᒧᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑳ ᒫᒥᔅᑳᒋᐦᑖᑯᓂᔨᐦᒡ᙮

He recounts when supplies came by boat or plane to the North. (Hudson`s Bay Company), people heard strange sounds.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-050

File Size

16.28 mb

Duration

14.06 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Past, Man, Monsters, Supernatural

ᒫᐧᑳᒡ ᓈᔥᒡ ᑳᑯᔥᑖᒋᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᓐ
That time when a person was really afraid

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᐊᐧᐋᓐ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᑯᔥᑖᒋᑦ ᐋ ᐋᐦᑳ ᐅᐦᒌ ᓂᑭᑎᐦᒃ ᒦᒋᐧᐋᐦᐱᔫ᙮

This is a story about a person who could not leave the teepee because he was so scared.

Age 12+
Code

EcCh-001-028

File Size

1.60 mb

Duration

1 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Spirituality

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Man

ᑳ ᒥᔖᒡ ᐊᔅᒋᐦᒄ
The `Big Pot`

ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑯᔅᑐᐃ ᐃᔮᔨᒧᑎᑭᓂᐤ ᐋ ᒌ ᒥᔅᑭᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᑳ ᒥᔖᒡ ᐊᔅᒋᐦᒄ᙮

Story from Whapmagoostui about a big pot that was found there.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-036

File Size

5.30 mb

Duration

5.46 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good with noise

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Themes

Memoirs

Topics

Past, Artifacts, Monsters, Transportation

ᐅᐦᑳᓂᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᒡᐦ
The animals and the seasons

ᑎᐹᒋᒫᐤ ᐄᔨᒃᐦ ᑳ ᐅᔮᔨᒫᔨᐦᒡ, ᒑ ᒌ ᓂᔥᑎᔨᐦᒡ ᐲᓯᒻᐦ ᐊᔑᑭᒻᐦ;;; ᓈᐧᐋᐤ ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᔨᒡ᙮

He tells how the frog made his decision to have three moons in each of the four seasons.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-042

File Size

8.49 mb

Duration

9.16 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Suzanne House-Grant

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, Science

Themes

Teachings

Topics

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter, Animals, Seasons

ᐧᐹᒋᑮᒡ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᔅᒌᒥᐧᐋᐤ
The Boogeymen and their world

ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐᐦ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᐧᐄᐦᑖᑯᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑭᓄᐧᐃᒡ ᐧᐹᒋᑮᒡ᙮

Stories about how to live with them (The boogeymen).

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-001-015

File Size

0.41 mb

Duration

2 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, Boy, Man

ᓈᐹᔥ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᑳ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐅᓂᔑᐦᒃ᙮
The boy taken by the water

ᐆ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ, ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᔮᐱᒡ ᐧᐋᔥ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᓂᔑᐦᒃ᙮ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᓂᒌ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᐦᒋ ᐃᑎᓂᑯᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᑐᐦᐃᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐹᐦᑎᐦᒃ ᐊᓐ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᓂᐲᐦᒡ;;; ᑳ ᐧᐋᐱᒫᑦ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤᐦ᙮

This is a story about a boy lost in the water. People thought he had been taken by someone from the water. It wasn`t the only time when someone was taken from there, even hunters. An old man heard something from the water and he saw someone that looked like a woman.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-039

File Size

6.36 mb

Duration

6 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

Spirituality

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Past, Places, Monsters, Supernatural