LAND – BEGINNER
Instructions: Hover over and click the large dark green leaves to learn about Indigenous Peoples’ relationship to the land or how to say “thank you” in some Indigenous languages.
We offer thanks (gratitude) to nature.
We show respect to the land by taking care of it.
The land helps us breathe.
kinanâskomitin = I thank you
Langue crie des plaines
Marsee = Thank you
The land provides us food and shelter.
Indigenous languages and knowledge connect to the land.
Indigenous stories and ceremonies are connected to the land.
The land is like our mother.
Chet kw’enmantúmi = We Thank you
Sḵwx̱ wú7mesh sníchim
hay ch qa’ = Thank you
Niá:wen = Thank you
Mahsi’ choo = Thank you very much
Nitsiniiyi'taki = I thank you
Yawʌko - A big thank you
Nakurmiik = Thank you