immersion class

The goal of this program is to teach Anishnaabemowin to the people of Baawting (Sault Ste. Marie tribal members) to speak the language and preserve sovereignty. The Language Department staff provides internet class and classes across the seven-county service area in Hessel, Munising, Newberry, St. Ignace, and Sault Ste. Marie.The Language Department staff continues to teach Anishnaabemowin to Early Childhood Education Program. An Administration for Native Americans (ANA) grant enables the program to hold Anishnaabemowin immersion camps at the Mary Murray Culture Camp. The Language Department along with Cultural Division presents an annual Baawting Anishnaabemowin Conference.

 

Contact Information

Leonard Kimewon: Language Instructor

Theresa Lewis: Early Childhood Education Program Language Instructor

 

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523 Ashmun Street
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Phone: 906-635-6050 (Main Office)
Fax:
906-635-8644

Email:

Leonard Kimewon, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Theresa Lewis, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

External links

For more information on language resources, please visit these links:

 

To access the Languag Department Livestream Anishinaabemowin classes, click on the link below. Please also see the class description and corresponding notes for each lesson:

 

http://new.livestream.com/saulttribelanguage

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