Tipi Teachings


In this video, Cree Elder Mary Lee shares tipi teachings that have been passed on to her from her mother and other teachers with whom she has learned during her lifetime.

To view an abridged adaptation of this video (6:07 minutes), click here:  Tipi Teachings (abridged).

Acknowledgement Protocol

Please read this Acknowledgement before the start of this video to respect the knowledge that is being shared and the Land of the People where the knowledge originates:

We respectfully acknowledge the original lands of the Indigenous Peoples of Treaty 4: Cree, Saulteaux, Nakota, Dakota, Lakota and Treaty 6: Cree, Saulteaux, Dene, and Dakota whose knowledge inform this lesson. As well, we acknowledge the homeland to many winged, four-legged, crawling, and water creatures.

What is the Land Acknowledgement where you live?

Creative Team

Name Role/Job Title Place
Mary Lee Elder Pelican Lake First Nation and Martensville, SK
Andrée Cazabon Producer/Executive Producer 4 Seasons of Reconciliation
Candy Fox Cinematography/Editing Piapot First Nation, SK

This video is about:

Cree Tipi Teachings from Saskatchewan
in: Martensville, SK

Video Details

Length of Video 23:30 minutes
Is there content in this video that is inappropriate to show young children? No


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