Kwak̓wala Resources

Community Identified Resources

First Nation Resource Info
Da̱'naxda̱'xw / A̱waetla̱la̱1Archived audio recordingsInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Kadamasa GangananamInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3Speak Kwakwala to me Mt. Lang/cult Resource guideInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3TEK booklet/Melwala VideoInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Kwakwala Gaxan Kwakwala CD learning seriesInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)3Kwakwala GamesInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Masis Dugwala'osInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Masis Dugwala'os DVDInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)4Kadamasa Gangananam DVDInfo
Dzawada̱ʼenux̱w (Tsawataineuk)2Kwak'wala la gaxanInfo
G̱usgimukw (Quatsino First Nation)5Kwakwalla DictionaryInfo
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 Nation7DVD- Language for the School Info
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation8Variety of CDs, Local & from other CommunitiesInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation9liqwala/kwakwala alphabetInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation9Kwakwala bingoInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation9flashcards/postersInfo
Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw First Nation9DVD's of elders telling stories in blwemk'ala Info
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
Gwawaʼenux̱w10complete set of elder recordings copied for each familyInfo
Gwawaʼenux̱w10Umista Kwakwala set x 2Info
Gwawaʼenux̱w10built our own family language kit, includes oral stories and namInfo
K'ómoks First Nation11Kwak'wala word bookInfo
K'ómoks First Nation12Kwak'wala Langauge Materials (Umista Cultural Centre)Info
Kwakiutl Band Council131000 page curriculum developedInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Language Classes courseInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Teacher TrainingInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Gaxan - audio CdInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Immersion Camp audio CDInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Childrens stories Info
Kwakiutl Band Council14The Greenbook of Language RevitalizationInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Total Physical ResponseInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14How to Keep Your Language AliveInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Christmas CdInfo
Kwakiutl Band Council14Kwakwala Learning SeriesInfo
Kwiakah First Nation15Curriculum materials developed as part of the preschool programs which Kwiakah A children attendInfo
Kwiakah First Nation15Curriculum materials developed as part of SD 72's Liq'wala language programInfo
Kwiakah First Nation15Curriculum materials developed for adult language classesInfo
Ḵwikwa̱sutinux̱ / Ha̱'xwa-mis16Kwak'wala Learning ModulesInfo
Ḵwikwa̱sutinux̱ / Ha̱'xwa-mis16Kwak'wala Pocket DictionaryInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17My Village, My HouseInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Kwak'wala language Series Books 1 - 12 (with CD's)Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Kwak'wala TPR teacher GuideInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Itusto - "Rising from the Ashes" DVDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Laxwagila CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation18Itusto CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19CD Rom language book learning lessions, musicInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Video and DVD resourcesInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation19Curriculum material developed by the U'mista Cultural CentreInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Kwak'wala language Learning series of books & tapesInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20CD ROM language learning lessions, musicInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Video and DVD of cultural significanceInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation20Cultural curriculum material developed by U'mistaInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21Willie KalawiInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21one Green TreeInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21Gangananamsa Kwakwaka'wakwInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21learning Kwak'wala Series Books 1 - 4Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21kasi'ida'asa san's galga'lisInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21i'tusto - To Rise AgainInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation21the living WorldInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17My Family, My FirendsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Dogs, Cats and CrowsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17The Sounds of Kwak'walaInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17TPR Unit 1,2,3 picture cards and word listsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17TPR Unit 1,2,3 game boardsInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17TPR Unit 1,2,3 game binderInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Nugwa'am (all about me) - CD ROMInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Willy Kalawi - CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation17Children's song - CDInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation22One Green TreeInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation22Learning Kwak'wala Series Books 1 - 4Info
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation22Kasi'ida'asa san's galga'lisInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation22I'tusto - To Rise AgainInfo
ʼNa̱mǥis First Nation22The Living WorldInfo
We Wai Kai First Nation15Curriculum materials developed for the Headstart preschoolsInfo
We Wai Kai First Nation15Curriculum materials developed for SD 72Info
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23CeremonyInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23ColoursInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23Alphabet BookInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23Brown Bear Brown Bear in LikwalaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation24wik las le?Info
Wei Wai Kum First Nation24ukweniInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation24Kwenxstu GelaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation24Wi De Le KumaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation24GelgaomasInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation25Wi Di Le KumaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation26Body PartsInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation26GengananemInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation26PesaInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation26ClamaisInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23AnimalsInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23Hunting and FishingInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23GegenanemInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation15curriculum materials developed as part of the preschool programs which Kwiakah children attendInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23Cedar is LifeInfo
Wei Wai Kum First Nation23BeachInfo

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 / Dzawada'enuxw First Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3304
3. Resource Data from Nunwakola Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #681
4. Resource Data from Lilawagila School (2011), Language Needs Assessment #1371
5. Resource Data from Quatsino (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1265
6. Resource Data from Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2010), Language Needs Assessment #2066
7. Resource Data from Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3748
8. Resource Data from Gwa'sala-'Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3576
9. Resource Data from Gwa'lsala-Nakwaxda'xw Nation (2006), Language Needs Assessment #732
10. Resource Data from Gwawaenuk Tribe Kwakwaka'wakw Nation (2009), Language Needs Assessment #1245
11. Resource Data from Upper Island Women of Native Ancestry (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3234
12. Resource Data from Wachiay Friendship Centre Society (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2726
13. Resource Data from Kwakiutl Band (2006), Language Needs Assessment #949
14. Resource Data from Kwakiutl Band (2014), Language Needs Assessment #2005
15. Resource Data from Laich-Kwil-Tach Research Centre (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3765
16. Resource Data from Kwicksutaineuk Aw Kwaw Mish First Nation (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2547
17. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School - 'Namgis First Nation (2010), Language Needs Assessment #1690
18. Resource Data from Sanala Research Team - 'Namgis First Nation (2014), Language Needs Assessment #3207
19. Resource Data from Umista Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #458
20. Resource Data from U'mista Cultural Society (2007), Language Needs Assessment #814
21. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School Namgis First Nation (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2485
22. Resource Data from T'lisalagi'lakw School Namgis First Nation (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2129
23. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2015), Language Needs Assessment #3151
24. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2013), Language Needs Assessment #2827
25. Resource Data from Campbell River Band (2012), Language Needs Assessment #2120
26. Resource Data from Campbell River Indian Band (2011), Language Needs Assessment #2549

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