Videos in Michif

The following series of videos were created by the Prairies to Woodlands Indigenous Language Revitalization Circle, and feature Verna, Elvis, Steven, and Harvey Demontigny speaking Southern/Heritage Michif.

 


Harvey pi Verna lii Zistweer Stories

Trwaa lii Noor. Listen as Verna tells us the story of the Three Little Bears in Michif.

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Shopping for Food

Ki-Naachikeenaan por li Maañh. Listen to John, Elvis, and Verna as they discuss what foods they need to buy at the grocery store in Michif.

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Beading

Li Garnicheurii. Follow along with Verna as she goes to the bead store and starts a new beading project with Elvis.

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A Garden

Aeñ Zhardaeñ. Learn about gardening with Verna and Elvis.

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Michif Bingo

Michif Bingo. Learn some Michif Bingo vocabulary with Harvey, Elvis, Verna, and their family!

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Playing Marbles

Ni-Meetaweenaan. Watch Elvis, Harvey, and Verna play Marbles in Michif.

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Ma Faamii My Family

Ma Famii. Join Elvis and Verna as they talk about family members in Michif.

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Sash Weaving

Li Saeñcheur Fleshii. Learn how to start weaving sashes in Michif with Verna and Elvis.

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Laundry the Steps

Laundry the Steps - Learn how to talk about doing the laundry with Verna and family.

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We Make Poppies

We Make Poppies – Follow along with Verna and Elvis as they make poppies for Remembrance Day.

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La Galet Bannock

La Galet – The Bannock – Time to make some Bannock in Michif with Verna and Harvey!

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Tea LiTii

Li Tii. Join Verna and Elvis for some tea in Michif.

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