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Nehiyawak Language Experience

Mar 25
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

TBA Canada

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The focus of this program is to produce authentic language engagement to enhance and share nehiyaw identity, including ways of knowing and being.

This is a week long language experience based off of the six-day summer program. It is founded on the epistemological and pedagogical practices of nehiyawak people.

Monday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Tuesday 10 a.m to 3 p.m.
Wednesday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Thursday 10 a.m to 3 p.m.
Friday 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Outcomes:

  • Increase the ability to speak and understand Cree over a short time frame.
  • Accelerate the learning capability in speaking another language (Cree).
  • To have an understanding of a language framework and how it works.
  • Build a Cree vocabulary to enhance and strengthen partnerships with Indigenous and non-Indigenous alike.
  • Understand the meaning behind the words to learn about the Cree worldview
  • To connect to land and to learn from place.

Upcoming workshops:

  • Monday, April 15, 2019 – Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Monday, May 27, 2019 – Friday, May 31, 2019

 

Cost is $250 for the week long session. Bursary is available for low income individuals, students, and clients of community organizations. Please call Cecilia 306-652-5448

Organizer

Michelle Busa
Phone:
3066525448
Email:
Website:
www.READsaskatoon.com

Venue

TBA
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