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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 ᓂᑐᐦᐆᔅᑳᒡ
The goose season

ᐋ ᓰᑯᐦᒡ ᑎᐹᒋᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮ ᓃᔥᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐱᒥᐦᔮᑦ ᓂᔅᒃ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᔑ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᐱᐦᑎᐦᒡ᙮ ᐊᔨᒧᐧᐃᓐ ᑭᔮᐦ ᓂᑭᒧᐧᐃᓐ᙮

Spring hunting story. The first flight of the geese and what it meant to the people. The message and a song.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-002-013

File Size

0.44 mb

Duration

2 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

Art and Music, Social studies, History, Geography

Themes

Memoirs, Discussion, Song, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Girl, Tradition, Celebrations, Seasons, Animals, Food, Man, Woman, Predictions, Family

ᓃᐱᓐ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ
Legend of Summer

ᓈᐯᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑲᓅ ᓈᔥᒡ ᐁ ᒥᔦᔨᐦᑕᒃ ᐁ ᓈᓂᑑᐱᔦᔒᔥᔐᒡ ᑲᔦᐦ ᐁ ᑳ ᒌ ᓈᓂᑑᐱᔦᔒᔥᔐᒡ

ᒋᓲᐧᐋᓯᒡ᙮

It`s about a boy that likes to hunt for birds and when he doesn`t get a chance to go bird hunting he gets upset.

Age 6+
Code

EcMi-504-001

File Size

0.00 mb

Duration

0 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

Themes

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Boy, Summer, Animals

ᒌᐦᒌᐅᒑᓂᔥ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ
Legend of Chiihchiiuchaanish

ᐆ ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ, ᒌᐦᒌᐅᒑᓂᔥ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓈᑦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ᙮ ᒌᐦᒌᐅᒑᓂᔥ ᑳ ᐃᑖᔨᒫᑦ ᒑ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᔨᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ᙮ ᑳ ᓂᑭᑖᒡ ᐊᓂᒌ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᑯᒫᐅᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔑᔥ᙮ ᒌᐦᒌᐅᒑᓂᔥ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᔮᐦ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔑᒥᐧᐋᐤᐦ᙮

This is a legend about Chiihchiiuchaanish who took a child. Chiihchiiuchaanish wished for that child to have lice. The parents left behind the child. The child had many lice. The child had lived with Chiihchiiuchaanish.

Age 6+
Code

EcWh-900-020

File Size

4.14 mb

Duration

24 mins

Year Of Recording

19??

Year Of Last Edit

2004

Collected By

Adrian Tanner

Sound Editor

Rhonda Iserhoff

Described By

Rhonda Iserhoff

Dialect

Northern

Communities

Whapmagoostui

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Places, Man, Woman

ᐋ ᑎᐧᑳᑭᐳᓈᓄᐧᐃᒡ
Bush Life In the Fall

ᐹᔨᒄ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᐋ ᒌ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᓃᒋᐦᐄᒄᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐹᔅᑖᐅᒥᒋᒥᐦᒑᔨᐦᒡ ᐊᓂᑖᐦ ᐅᓂᑐᐦᐅᔅᒌᐧᐋᐦᒡ᙮

ᓃᔓ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐃᔮᔨᐧᒫᐅᐦᐄᑭᐤ ᑖᓐ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑐᑎᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᐦᑎᐦᒡ ᐅᐹᔥᑖᐅᒦᒋᒥᐧᐋᐤ᙮

ᓂᔥᑐ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑭᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᐋ ᐃᔑ ᒋᔅᒋᑦ ᑳ ᒌ ᐳᓯᒡ ᒥᒄ ᐊᐳᐃᐦ ᐋ ᐱᒋᐦᐋᒡ, ᒥᐦᒑᐧᑖᐤ ᐋ ᒋᓂᐧᑳᓂᐦᑖᔨᐦᒡ ᐲᓯᒧᐦᑳᓐᐦ᙮

ᓈᐤ ᐋ ᐃᐦᑎᑯᐦᒡ:

ᒥᕌᔮ ᐧᐄᐦᑎᒻ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳ ᐃᐦᑎᒡ ᐋ ᒫᓂᒑᒡ᙮

Part 1- Maria talks about life in the bush with her parents and how they prepared dried food the season ahead.

Part 2 - Maria talks about how they kept dried food and how it was cooked.

Part 3 - Maria talks about how she remembers when they travelled by boat using paddles for hours and hours.

Part 4 - Maria talks about the way they build a dwelling, how it kept them warm in the cold winter.

Age 8+
Code

EcCh-033-003

File Size

3.09 mb

Duration

18 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

History

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

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

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

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

ᑳᐅᑎᓯᓃᐅᐧᐃᑎᐤ
A man called Stone Bag

ᐋᑎᔫᐦᑳᓐ ᐆ, ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᑳᐅᑎᓯᓃᐅᑎᐤ ᑳ ᐃᔑᓂᐦᑳᑖᑭᓄᐧᐃᑦ᙮ ᓈᔥᑖᐧᐹᐦ ᒌ ᒫᔮᑎᓯᐤ᙮ ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᐊᓂᔮ ᑳ ᐋᑎᔨᑦ ᒋᐦᒋᐧᐋ ᒌ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᔨᐤ᙮ ᓈᒋᐦᐋᑦ ᑭᔮᐦ ᐊᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ, ᒌ ᓂᐱᐦᐋᐤ᙮

This story is a legend about an old man called Stone Bag. He was really bad. When he said something was going to happen, it really happened. Everytime he met people, he killed them.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-043

File Size

15.13 mb

Duration

16 mins

Year Of Recording

1970

Year Of Last Edit

2007

Collected By

CSB collection

Sound Editor

Suzanne House-Grant

Described By

Francine Snowboy

Illustrated By

Francine Snowboy

Dialect

Northern

Quality

Good

Communities

Chisasibi

Languages

Northern Dialect

Teachings

Social studies, History

Themes

Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Girl, Past, Man, Woman

ᓈᐹᐤ ᒋᐱᐦ ᐅᓂᐦᐊᐤ ᓃᔓ ᐅᑯᓯᔅᐦ᙮
A man had lost his sons

ᒌ ᐃᐦᑖᐤ ᒋᔖᔨᔨᐤ ᑳ ᒌ ᓂᑎᐧᐋᐱᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᑎᐦᐄᐲᐧᐋᐤᐦ, ᒥᓯᐧᐋ ᒌ ᓂᔥᑖᐹᐧᐋᔨᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᑳ ᐅᔑᐦᑖᑦ ᒦᑐᑎᓵᓈᒋᓂᑭᒥᑯᔨᔨᐤ ᑳ ᑭᐧᑳᒋᒫᑦ ᐅᑎᐦᐊᒑᒄ ᒑ ᒌ ᑭᓂᐧᐋᔨᒥᑯᐧᐃᑦ (ᒥᔥᑖᐹᐤ) ᒑ ᐃᔅᑯᓂᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᐱᒫᑎᓰᐅᓂᐧᐋᐤ᙮ ᑳ ᐄᑎᑯᐧᐃᑦ ᒥᔥᑖᐹᐤ ᑮᐧᐹ ᒑᒌᐦᑎᔨᐦᒡ, ᐧᑳᐧᔖᓐ ᒋᑭ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᔨᐤ ᒑᐧᑳᓐ ᒌ ᐄᑎᑭᐤ᙮

There was this old man who had told his sons to retrieve their nets, they both drowned. He did a shaking tent to ask his spirit guide (mishtabow) if he could spare their lives, Mistabow said he could, but there would be consequences.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-055

File Size

5.87 mb

Duration

6 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

Legends, Memoirs

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Man

ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᒫᐅᒡ ᐋ ᐱᒥᓈᐅᓱᐧᐃᒡ
Fathers supporting the family

ᐅᑳᐧᐄᐦ ᐋ ᒋᑎᐹᒋᒫᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᐦᑖᐧᐄᔨᐤᐦ᙮ ᑖᓂᑖᐦ ᑳᑎᔨᐦᒡ ᐅᐱᒫᓯᐅᓂᔨᐦᒡ ᐋ ᐧᐄ ᐱᒥᓈᐅᓱᔨᐦᒡ, ᑭᔮᐦ ᒑ ᐃᔥ ᐅᑎᒥᓂᒥᔨᐦᒡ ᒑᐧᑳᔨᔨᐤ ᒑ ᐧᐄ ᐃᔅᐱᔨᒡ ᐹᔨᐧᑳᐤ ᐋ ᑎᑳᔅᐧᑳᔮᔨᒡ᙮

Mother`s story about her father. How he managed all his life to support his family, to purchase material for the season.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-019

File Size

2.45 mb

Duration

13 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

Seasons, Plants, Places, Food, Clothing, Man, Woman, Transportation, Family, Boy, Girl, Past

ᐧᐹᒋᑮᐦ ᑳ ᐧᐄᒋᒫᑦ᙮
Living with the Boogeyman(s)

ᐄᔨᔨᐤ ᓈᐹᔥ ᑎᐹᒋᒫᑭᓂᐤ ᐧᐹᒋᑮᐦ ᑳ ᐅᑎᓂᑭᐤ ᑭᔮᐦ ᑕᓂᑖᐦ ᐧᐋᐦᒌ ᐱᑯᐦᐅᐧᐃᑦ᙮

Story about a native boy who lived with the boogeymen and how he escape

from boogeymen.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-011

File Size

2.29 mb

Duration

13.24 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

Teachings, Legends

Topics

Family, Boy, Past, Inter-racial

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

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

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

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

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

ᐋᐧᐋᔥ ᑳ ᓂᑭᑎᑰᑦ ᐆᑳᐧᐄ
The child who was left behind by his mother

ᒌ ᓂᑭᑖᐤ ᐃᔅᐧᑳᐤ ᐅᑎᐧᐋᔒᒻᐦ ᐧᐋᔖ ᐋ ᒌ ᐅᑎᐦᑯᒥᔨᐦᒡ᙮

The child that was left by his mother because he had too many lice to keep up with.

Age 6+
Code

EcCh-001-041

File Size

15.30 mb

Duration

16.42 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

Themes

Memoirs, Teachings

Topics

Boy, Family