Kwak̓wala Resources

Community Identified Resources

First Nation Resource Info
Da̱'naxda̱'xw / A̱waetla̱la̱1Archived audio recordingsInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Kwakwala Gaxan Kwakwala CD learning seriesInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3Speak Kwakwala to me Mt. Lang/cult Resource guideInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3TEK booklet/Melwala VideoInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3Kwakwala GamesInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Kadamasa Gangananam DVDInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Masis Dugwala'os DVDInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Kadamasa GangananamInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Masis Dugwala'osInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Kwak'wala la gaxanInfo
G̱usgimukw (Quatsino First Nation)5Kwakwalla DictionaryInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6Variety of CDs, Local & from other CommunitiesInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6Song Sheets, Flash Cards, Work SheetsInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6Umista Language Series Info
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6DVD - A Brief History of the NationsInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6DVD - Yayuma 2009 & 2010Info
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6DVD- Language for the School Info
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6DVD Series - Interviews with the EldersInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation6Books Created In the SchoolInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation7liqwala/kwakwala alphabetInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation7Kwakwala bingoInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation7flashcards/postersInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation7DVD's of elders telling stories in blwemk'ala Info
Gwawaʼenux̱w8Umista Kwakwala set x 2Info
Gwawaʼenux̱w8complete set of elder recordings copied for each familyInfo
Gwawaʼenux̱w8built our own family language kit, includes oral stories and namInfo
K'ómoks First Nation9Kwak'wala word bookInfo
K'ómoks First Nation10Kwak'wala Langauge Materials (Umista Cultural Centre)Info
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Childrens stories Info
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Immersion Camp audio CDInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Gaxan - audio CdInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Teacher TrainingInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council121000 page curriculum developedInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Language Classes courseInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Total Physical ResponseInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11The Greenbook of Language RevitalizationInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11How to Keep Your Language AliveInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Christmas CdInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council11Kwakwala Learning SeriesInfo
Kwiakah First Nation13Curriculum materials developed as part of the preschool programs which Kwiakah A children attendInfo
Kwiakah First Nation13Curriculum materials developed for adult language classesInfo
Kwiakah First Nation13Curriculum materials developed as part of SD 72's Liq'wala language programInfo
Ḵwikwa̱sutinux̱ / Ha̱'xwa-mis14Kwak'wala Pocket DictionaryInfo
Ḵwikwa̱sutinux̱ / Ha̱'xwa-mis14Kwak'wala Learning ModulesInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15Gangananamsa Kwakwaka'wakwInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation16CD Rom language book learning lessions, musicInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation16Video and DVD resourcesInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation16Curriculum material developed by the U'mista Cultural CentreInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Kwak'wala language Learning series of books & tapesInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17CD ROM language learning lessions, musicInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Video and DVD of cultural significanceInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Cultural curriculum material developed by U'mistaInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Willie KalawiInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18one Green TreeInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18learning Kwak'wala Series Books 1 - 4Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18kasi'ida'asa san's galga'lisInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18i'tusto - To Rise AgainInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18the living WorldInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19My Family, My FirendsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19My Village, My HouseInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Dogs, Cats and CrowsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19The Sounds of Kwak'walaInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19TPR Unit 1,2,3 picture cards and word listsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19TPR Unit 1,2,3 game boardsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19TPR Unit 1,2,3 game binderInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Nugwa'am (all about me) - CD ROMInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Willy Kalawi - CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Children's song - CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15One Green TreeInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15Learning Kwak'wala Series Books 1 - 4Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15Kasi'ida'asa san's galga'lisInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15I'tusto - To Rise AgainInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation15The Living WorldInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Kwak'wala language Series Books 1 - 12 (with CD's)Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Kwak'wala TPR teacher GuideInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Itusto - "Rising from the Ashes" DVDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Laxwagila CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Itusto CDInfo
We Wai Kai First Nation13Curriculum materials developed for the Headstart preschoolsInfo
We Wai Kai First Nation13Curriculum materials developed for SD 72Info
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21Wi Di Le KumaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21Cedar is LifeInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21BeachInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21CeremonyInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21ColoursInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21Alphabet BookInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21Brown Bear Brown Bear in LikwalaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation22wik las le?Info
Wei Wai Kum First Nation22ukweniInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation22Kwenxstu GelaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation22Wi De Le KumaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation22GelgaomasInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation13curriculum materials developed as part of the preschool programs which Kwiakah children attendInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21AnimalsInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21Hunting and FishingInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation21GegenanemInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23Body PartsInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23GengananemInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23PesaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23ClamaisInfo

Links

Bibliography

  1. Hunt, L. (2008, Aug. 27). Interview with Lorraine Hunt. interviewed by Towagh Behr (FPHLCC), 40 min., Alert Bay: Umista Cultural Society
Footnotes / References
1. Resource Data from Da'naxda'xwaetlala First Nation (2006), Language Needs Assessment #821
2. Resource Data from Lilawagila School (2011), Language Needs Assessment #1371
3. Resource Data from Nunwakola Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #681
4. Resource Data from Lilawagila School / Dzawada'enuxw First Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3304
5. Resource Data from Quatsino (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1265
6. Resource Data from Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3247
7. Resource Data from Gwa'lsala-Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2006), Language Needs Assessment #732
8. Resource Data from Gwawaenuk Tribe Kwakwaka'wakw Nation (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1245
9. Resource Data from Upper Island Women of Native Ancestry (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3234
10. Resource Data from Wachiay Friendship Centre Society (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2726
11. Resource Data from Kwakiutl Band (2014), Language Needs Assessment #2005
12. Resource Data from Kwakiutl Band (2006), Language Needs Assessment #949
13. Resource Data from Laich-Kwil-Tach Research Centre (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3765
14. Resource Data from Kwicksutaineuk Aw Kwaw Mish First Nation (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2252
15. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School Namgis First Nation (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2129
16. Resource Data from Umista Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #458
17. Resource Data from U'mista Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #814
18. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School Namgis First Nation (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2485
19. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School - 'Namgis First Nation (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1690
20. Resource Data from Sanala Research Team - 'Namgis First Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3207
21. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3151
22. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2827
23. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2549

Audio Clip References