Language Kit

Aginjibagwesi gaye Gaa-wiiji’itwaawaad – Goldfinch and the Helpers

This program focuses on Anishinaabe language sounds by introducing learners to animals and their traditional teachings. Makwa is one of our helpers and they think it is important for you to be healthy and proud of where you are from.

Below you will find a Resource Guide which is rich in suggestions and ideas for using the materials provided, as well as cues and conversations in Anishinaabemowin.


Rainy River District
School Board

522 Second Street East,
Fort Frances, Ontario P9A 1N4
807 274-2796
807 274-8761

Seven Generations
Education Institute

1452 Idylwild Drive,
Box 297, Fort Frances, ON P9A 3M6
807 274-2796
807 274-8761


19 Falcon Place,
Halifax, NS B3M 3R4
905 867-8929