Building An Igloo
Instructors Theo Ikummaq, David Niaquttia and Bart Hannah Kappianaq teach Ataguttaaluk School students how to survive on the land in the wintertime. Morning class learns about maps, navigation, using direction of snow drifts, stars, sun, GPS, and bringing proper essentials. Theo Ikummaq teaches how to make an igloo for shelter. Theo Ikummaq takes the students on an overnight trip and teaches students how to hunt and take care of their equipment and clothing, and learn about ice conditions.
Host: Peter Tapati Segment 1: Beluga whale hunting around Pangnirtung and Iqaluit. Segment 2: Samson Quinaknaq singing his Ajajaa song about his kakivak – fish spear. Segment 4: Arviat ladies sing Ajajaa.
Host: Judy Lee Segment 1: Simioni Aqpik explains the rule for getting which part of meat should be given to which hunter after a kill of beluga. Segment 2: Baker Lake celebrates Hamlet day outside by tea making contest and other traditional activities. Segment 3: John Anaijaa from Taloyoak sings with his guitar.