kw’shem – Math lessons

Hul’q’umi’num’ Name: kw’shem

English name: Math lessons

Producers and/or Creators: Hul’q’umi’num’ Language & Culture Society

Synopsis: Lessons with audio on numbers and counting.

Language: English, Hul’q’umi’num’
Dialect: Quw’utsun’
Media Type: Audio, Website
Instructional Type: Grammar, Vocabulary, Words & Phrases
Fluency: Beginner, Intermediate

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More details about this resource:

Here are seven lessons of words, phrases, and problems, with text and audio, around using numbers in Hul’q’umi’num’ to help you get started with this important topic. Includes: Numbers 1-20, adding and subtracting; Time expressions, telling time; Days of the week’ Counting by Tens and Counting Money; Complex Numbers; Complex Numbers: hundreds and thousands; Counting People.

Production Notes:

These math lessons were developed by Donna Gerdts, Ruby Peter, and Theresa Thorne. Recorded and edited by Donna and web work by Michelle Parent.

Work funded by Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

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Keywords: adding, complex numbers, counting, counting money, counting people, days of the week, math, numbers, numeral classifiers, subtracting, telling time