Sm'algyax

Tsimshian artist and Sm’algyax teacher, Kelli Clifton, shared her designs and her path to becoming an artist on Friday, May 4, at Charles Hays Secondary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Tsimshian mural takes shape inside Charles Hays Secondary School

Artist and Sm’algyax teacher, Kelli Clifton, presented her work and wisdom to students

 

Alayna Russell, one of the app demonstrators, smiles at a recording of her daughter’s voice in a learning module. (Keili Bartlett / The Northern View)

Indigenous language app launched in Northern B.C.

Learning Sm’algyax with the help of a new website in Prince Rupert

 

The Monday evening community Sm’algyax language class at Charles Hays Secondary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Part III: Saving an Indigenous language by teaching adults and creating an app

A multimedia series with videos and photos from a community Sm’algyax class on B.C.’s North Coast

 

R.J. Demers, Grade 1, learns about the tides and sea creatures in Sm’algyax class at Pineridge Elementary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

PART II: Indigenous language and culture go hand in hand in Prince Rupert classrooms

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

R.J. Demers, Grade 1, learns about the tides and sea creatures in Sm’algyax class at Pineridge Elementary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Kindergarten students in their weekly Sm’algyax class at Lax Kxeen Elementary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

PART I: How Prince Rupert schools teach Indigenous language to hundreds of students

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

Kindergarten students in their weekly Sm’algyax class at Lax Kxeen Elementary School. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)
Kindergarten students learn about growing up in a Sm’algyax class at Lax Kxeen Elementary School with their teachers Kelli Clifton and Alex Campbell. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

PART I: How Prince Rupert schools teach Indigenous language to hundreds of students

A multimedia series with videos and photos from children’s Sm’algyax classes on B.C.’s North Coast

Kindergarten students learn about growing up in a Sm’algyax class at Lax Kxeen Elementary School with their teachers Kelli Clifton and Alex Campbell. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)