Category Archives: Classes

Find classes you can join in person or online as a beginner, or as a language champion in training. Be sure the check the date of the original post: this is a historical listing, and many of the classes listed took place some time ago.

Stay home: Learn Cree -29. Simon Bird – Thinking of You

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Stay home: Learn Cree -28. Days of the Week

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How We Bring our Language Back: Randy Morin

nêhiyaw ôma kiya: nêhiyaw pimâtisi. nêhiyawê! Thanks to Randy Morin for sharing this Shaw Spotlight video that shows us the path to language survival and revitalization he found through his grandmother’s encouragement. Language is a vital component when it comes … Continue reading

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Behind the Blindfold: Lanaya Houle, translated by Solomon Ratt (y-dialect, audio)

Today is National Awareness Awareness Day for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women.anohc misiwêskamik kitaskînâhk ka-kiskisitotawâyahkok kâ-wanihihcik êkwa kâ-nipahihcik iskwêwak êkwa iskwêsisak. ᐊᓄᐦᐨ ᒥᓯᐍᐢᑲᒥᐠ ᑭᑕᐢᑮᓈᕽ ᑲ ᑭᐢᑭᓯᑐᑕᐚᔭᐦᑯᐠ ᑳ ᐘᓂᐦᐃᐦᒋᐠ ᐁᑿ ᑳ ᓂᐸᐦᐃᐦᒋᐠ ᐃᐢᑵᐘᐠ ᐁᑿ ᐃᐢᑵᓯᓴᐠ᙮ #NationalDayofAwareness #MMIW #MMNWG Behind the blindfoldThe blindfold dehumanizes most murder victims. … Continue reading

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Kevin Lewis: kâ-nêyâsihk mîkiwâhpa

Lana Whiskyjack uses her digital storytelling superpowers to help spread the story of beautiful work going on at kâ-nêyâsihk mîkiwâhpa / ᑳ ᓀᔮᓯᕽ ᒦᑭᐚᐦᐸ / kâniyâsihk Culture Camps based at ministikwan / Island Lake, Saskatchewan. https://kaniyasihkculturecamps.com. In the video, Dr Kevin Lewis describes the evolution of the camps … Continue reading

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Teacher Training: TPR Storytelling, St Paul, Alberta

This looks like a great opportunity for those who can get there! For details, email Dianne.Steinhauer@tcef.ca or call 780.645.5880. Learn more about Tribal Chiefs Education Foundation at http://tcef.ca

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Let’s Speak Cree Together – mâmawi-nêhiyawêmototân 

A great opportunity for Regina residents – and for anyone who can view online streaming via Regina Public Library Facebook page. What: Cree Language Instruction When: Thursdays, February 22 – May 10, 2018 Total # of classes: 12 sessions (Weekly … Continue reading

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Cree Classes for Kids at Maskwacîs (October 2017)

Cree language and traditional games for kids at Maskwacîs! For more information, call Jordan Littlepoplar at 780.585.3012

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Cree Classes in Edmonton (October 2017)

Via FaceBook from Les Skinner (aka Miskinâhk Askiy): ᐦᐋ ᓂᐋᐧᐦᑰᒫᑲᓂᑎᐠ ᐊᓄᐦᐨ ᐆᒪ ᑳᐃᐧ ᐁᓀᐦᐃᔭᐁᐧᑭᐢᑭᓄᐦᐊᒫᑯᓯᕽ ᐯᓀᐦᐃᔭᐁᐧᐠ! hâ n’wâhkômâkan’tik, anohc ôma kâwi ênêhiyawêkiskinohamâkosihk— pênêhiyawêk! Cree class starting again today! Highlands Library (Edmonton) at 67 St and 118 Ave, come speak some Cree! Class … Continue reading

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Ermineskin offering free Cree classes: Ponoka News

(October 2017) See the original article here: http://www.ponokanews.com/local-news/ermineskin-offering-free-cree-classes-to-the-public/ The Neyaskweyahk Cree Department is offering a free course selection that brings the Cree language, arts and culture to those interested in taking part. Classes started Sept. 26 but there’s still a chance … Continue reading

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