Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa
People will speak Ojibwe at camp, We will develop teaching curriculum for six camp activities (Tug of war, canoeing, horsehoes, number games, plants and medicines and water safety), and we will have developed job descriptions and a trained staff to handle OJibwe Language Immersion Camp.
Tribal program Camp funds 100% Legacy amendment funded
Project Goals and Objectives: With this proposal, 1) we seek to increase Ojibwe proficiency intergenerational language speaking opportunities for community members within our camp and afterwards. 2) We want to develop teaching materials for outdoor activities for use in any camp setting, and 3) Provide a model for professional development of language camp staff.