Language, Lands, Etc

The following materials are available for language education:

  • Cree Language Book
  • Cree Dictionary
  • Language posters
  • Flash Cards
  • Calendars
  • Alphabet chart
  • CDs
  • Cookbooks
  • Promotional cups and shirts
  • Legend story books and children’s books
  • Shoulder zipper bags

Cree Learning Tools

Cree Songs: Howls for Gratitude
Nehiyaw nikamonak oyoyowak ohci nanaskomowin
Download Cree lyrics here.

NWT Cree Language Program website:

Bush Cree apps are available for free download on Apple phones:
Bush Cree Storybook
Cree Dictionary


Cree Representation on the Official Languages Act of the NWT

Vance Sanderson sits on the Aboriginal Revitalization Board and The Official Languages Board, with Mary Cardinal as the alternate.


Further information is available at the Northwest Territory Métis Nation Office:

133 Simpson St, P.O. Box 720
Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0
Phone: (867) 872-2770
Fax: (867) 872-2772

Contact info:

Po Box 1921
Fort Resolution, NT X0E 0M0
Phone: (867) 394-5406
Fax: 867-394-5410

MCI Board members:

  • Louise Fraser
  • Vance Sanderson
  • Lena McKay
  • Alicea Sanderson
  • Karen Lafferty
  • Garrett Flaherty