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More songs for kids: The Bear Went Over the Mountain / maskwa aspin pasiciwacīhk

From the collection of Dolores Sand Plains Cree translation by Ida McLeod & Freda Ahenakew maskwa aspin pasiciwacīhk maskwa aspin pasiciwacīhk maskwa aspin pasiciwacīhk ē-nitawi-wāpahtahk kīkwāy ē-wāpahtahk? kīkwāy ē-wāpahtahk? kwēsk-ītē piko wacīhk kwēsk-ītē piko wacīhk kwēsk-ītē piko wacīhk piko isi-wāpahtam … Continue reading

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More songs for kids: This Old Man / awa kisêyiniw

Thanks to Ness Michaels of Sunshine Records, for permission to post this audio recording. See purchase details below. The recording is in Swamy Cree (n-dialect). The following Plains Cree (y-dialect) text is from the collection of Dolores Sand. Plains Cree translation by … Continue reading

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Rock Around the Clock!

1. How fast can you count in Cree? 2. What numbers are missing from the quick count up to twelve? Rock Around the Clock “Rock Around the Clock” is from Dolores Sand’s 2004 hit CD Classics in Cree. Her translation of “All … Continue reading

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