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Activities for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq 2014
For more information about any of these activities to or to get printed copies, contact Tocasie Burke at (867) 975-5528 or email@example.com.
Iglarnaqtut! is a book of hilarious stories written by Nunavummiut. Art direction by Babah Kalluk, a graphic artist from Resolute Bay. Printed in syllabics and Roman orthography.
- Download Iglarnaqtut! (PDF)
Inuktut Birthday Songs CD
The winners of our birthday songs contest! Here are ten original songs in Inuktut that celebrate birthdays and being alive. Here are the songs, lyrics, and music sheets.
- Download all the songs here or download the whole album (iTunes).
- Looee Arreak – ULLUMI NALLIUTIVUQ.mp3
- Andrew Morrison – INUULAUQSIMAGAVIT.mp3
- Helena Bolt – QUVIAHUGLUTIT!.mp3
- Miali Coley – TAKUAPIUNA.mp3
- Alooloo Killapik – ALIANAIT NALLIUTISIMAGAVIT.mp3
- David Joanasie – NALLIUTIGAVIT QUVIASUGIT.mp3
- Julia Demcheson – ALIANAITTUQATTAQTUQ.mp3
- Apayata Kotierk – ATII ATII ATII PISULIRIT INUUSIRMI.mp3
- Malcolm Kempt – ULLUMI ULLUMI.mp3
- Jennifer Demcheson – ULLUMI QAIQUJAUSIMAGATTA.mp3
Learn the words and music.
All tracks produced, recorded, mixed, and mastered by Chris Coleman of Nuvu Music in Iqaluit. All tracks arranged by Chris Coleman, expect tracks 8 and 10. Tracks 2, 4, and 9 feature the Aqsarniit School Choir, directed by Joselyn Morrison.
To request a CD, contact Tocasie Burke at 867-975-5528 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Human Anatomy Glossary
Download Nunavut’s first full-colour glossary of human anatomy, released February 2014. It includes over 400 terms in Inuktitut, Inuinnaqtun, French, and English. The terms were gathered from Inuit Elders, with support from medical interpreters, translators, and health professionals in Nunavut.
- Download: Terminology on Human Anatomy (PDF)
Popular Flashcards Reprinted
This year, we reprinted our popular flashcards. Includes 45 common nouns. Printed sets will be delivered to schools and libraries. Use the PDF to make your own set or as an Inuktut colouring book.
More Activities to Download
Flashcards – Daily Life
Last year, we released a set of Inuktitut flashcards with words used in daily life.
- Download the Daily Life Flashcards
Raven Colouring Book
A long time ago, ravens could talk like Inuit... Enjoy reading about the adventures of young Inuit and the talking ravens in this inspiring colouring book based on a very old story. Text in Inuktitut and Inuinnaqtun.
- Download: Raven Colouring Book
Other Language Activities
Many organizations in Nunavut are contributing to Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq! Here are some Inuktut activities from other organizations that you could download and use for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq.
What is your organization doing for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq this year? If you would like to include a link here to resources and activities for Uqausirmut Quviasuutiqarniq, please contact Tocasie Burke at (867) 975-5528 or email@example.com by February 12, 2014.
Inuktut Activities and Resources from Ilitaqsiniq – Nunavut Literacy Council
Visit Ilitaqsiniq’s Resources Page to find free Inuktut resources and activities for kids, parents, and teachers.
… and many more!