Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents A Miami-Peoria dictionary, by Daryl Baldwin and David J. Costa. A compilation of hundreds of example sentences drawn from the original records illustrating the use of words in the Miami-Peoria language. Word-building processes are accompanied by illustrations, plus dialect information, place names, and an extensive guide to the pronunciation and spelling of the language can all be found. An essential tool for students of the Miami-Peoria language, as well as for people studying the culture of...
Scope and Contents .PDF version of a full-color, bilingual issue of the comic book "Beetle Bailey" in Cherokee and English. Written by Mort Walker, translated by Martin Cochran. Developed by the Cherokee Bilingual Education Program. The first half of the book has illustrated stories written in Cherokee. The second half has the same stories in English.
Overview The Billy Proctor Collection contains audio recordings documenting the Quapaw language. It consists of songs, stories, interviews, vocabulary lessons, and prayers and features the voices of Quapaw elders and linguist Robert Rankin.
Scope and Contents .PDF version of a full-color, bilingual issue of the comic book "Blondie" in Cherokee and English. Written by George Wildman, translated by Martin Cochran. Developed by the Cherokee Bilingual Education Program. The first half of the book has illustrated stories written in Cherokee. The second half has the same stories in English.
Scope and Contents The first in a series of booklets produced for Myaamia (Miami) language learners intended for practical and useful language learning. Focusing on common phrases used in daily situations, rather than basic vocabulary or individual words, the book also includes chapters with common commands, sample conversations, and a wordlist (glossary) compiled alphabetically in Myaamia. Instructions in English. Examples in Myaamia translated to English.
Scope and Contents Myaamia Kiilhsooki 2013 is a Myaamia lunar calendar that tracks the Myaamia month duration for the year 2013. In addition to functioning as a calendar, this resource provides detailed and illustrated information about lunar cycles, the lunar year, ecological events, common terms associated with the Myaamia lunar calendar, and how to learn Myaamia on an iPhone. High quality, full color photos demonstrate how the Miami tribe functions as a community, with a new photo for every month in the...
Myaamiaki piloohsaki amahsinaakanemawe iilaataweenki: a Miami children's language curriculum / Myaamiaki piloohsaki amahsinaakanemawe iilaataweenki, 2003
Scope and Contents Curriculum laid out in three units, each with several lessons. Unit 1 is primarily game activities consisting of vocabulary building exercises. Unit 2 consists of things to make so that students will have something visual in their every day life. Unit 3 consists of songs and plays. Along with the curriculum are two supplementary CDs: CD1 presents printed materials in Word format or PDF files and all images are JPGs. CD 2 is an audio CD with several tracks that reflect the lessons containing all...