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.

Syllabics with Jerry Saddleback: Maskwacîs Cultural College

Maskwacis Cultural College Interested in learning how to read, write and speak using Maskwacis Syllabics? Apply at www.mccedu.ca or email ysaddleback@mccedu.ca for more information about enrolment.

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CILLDI 2021

The 22nd Annual CILLDI Language Revitalization Summer School is fully online for 2021. The Summer School will run from July 5 to August 13. Click here to learn more: https://sites.google.com/ualberta.ca/cilldi-summer-school-2021

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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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