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Words Before All Else

We want to expose our students to native voices as much as possible. Rather than reading them the Haudanosaunee thanksgiving address- the “words before all else”-ourselves, we played them native storyteller Kay Olan’s version. The kids drew what they were visualizing as they listened.

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Thanks to grandmother moon
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all of creation

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the stars in the night sky
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the animals, the four winds, the birds, the fish, the thunder beings

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