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Community Identified Resources

First Nation Resource Info
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1SENCOTEN Alphabet on cdInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1SENCOTEN Legends on cdInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1SENCOTEN LegendsInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1Saanich MoonsInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1LAUWELNEW MountainInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)2Draft dictionaryInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1Reef Net TechnologyInfo
BOḰEĆEN (Pauquachin)1Salt Water PeopleInfo
MÁLEXEȽ (Malahat)3DIA Bylaw form 2004-05Info
MÁLEXEȽ (Malahat)3Numerous new materials being recovered for our use - untranslated tapes for family reasons we can not release a detailed list to you at this timeInfo
MÁLEXEȽ (Malahat)335 tapes from 2004-05Info
SȾÁUTW̱ (Tsawout)4SENCOTEN alphabet binderInfo
SȾÁUTW̱ (Tsawout)4SENCOTEN number sheetsInfo
SȾÁUTW̱ (Tsawout)4SENCOTEN storysheetsInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)5Lekwungen dictionaryInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)6A couple short story booksInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)5Oral tape of Chief's grandfatherInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)7Lekwungeeneng Classified Word ListInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)7Ditigal recording by R. Bouchard to accompany word listInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)8An old CD with some Lekwungen language being spokenInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)6Very old recordings of Elder speaking languagesInfo
SXIMEȽEȽ (Esquimalt)6DictionaryInfo
T'Sou-ke Nation9Teacher created curriculumInfo
T'Sou-ke Nation10Northern Straits SENĆOŦEN CD (4 cd's)Info
T'Sou-ke Nation10A language teacher's guide to FN language proficiencyInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)11AlphasoundsInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)11Parent PhrasesInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)11Teacher PhrasesInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)12Reefnet Technology of the Salt Water PeopleInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)12Legend of LAUWELNEWInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)12ALENENEC: Learning from HomelandInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)12Legends of the WSANEC peopleInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)12First Voices ArchiveInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)13Traditional Stories - SX̱IÁM (4)Info
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)14Alphasounds, Parent and Teacher phrasesInfo
W̱JOȽEȽP (Tsartlip)14SENĆOŦEN Beginner Readers (50)Info
W̱SIḴEM (Tseycum)15BookletInfo


Story of how the SENĆOŦEN alphabet was developed:

SENĆOŦEN FirstVoices archive:

SENĆOŦEN Keyboards:

Bibliography of Materials on the Straits Salish Language:

NET̸E NEЌA̸ SḴELÁLṈEW̱ (One Green Tree):

SENĆOŦEN resources in Saanich:

SENĆOŦEN Classified Word List:

Xwlemi'chosen Lessons:


  1. Healing Place for All Nations Society (2006). BCLI Language Project Needs Assessment. (SENĆOŦEN)
  2. Malahat First Nation (2004). BC Language Initiative - funding application.
  3. Elliott, John (2008, July 7). Interview with John Elliott. interviewed by Towagh Behr, FPHLCC.
  4. unknown (n.d.). Tseycum First Nation. Accessed August 19, 2008 from




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