COVID-19 Indigenous Resources

Parenting videos by Mary Gordon, Roots of Empathy's Founder/President, translated into multiple Indigenous languages

Mohawk | Ojibwe | Cree | Inuktitut | Wolastoqey | Mi’kmaq

Mohawk

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

Taetewahtharónnion tóka shí:ken aionkhikaré:wahte

Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon has a message about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

Talking to your child about racism
COVID-19 and the BLM movement make conversations with your children about this historic time essential. Mary offers parents support as they help children understand the world and lets them know there are ways through this tumultuous time – especially together.

Ojibwe

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

sharing our vulnerability

Translation pending. Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon has a message about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

Mary Gordon dizhindaamowang giniijaanis owe Enaaskiiwe Bimenindiiwin

COVID-19 and the BLM movement make conversations with your children about this historic time essential. Mary offers parents support as they help children understand the world and lets them know there are ways through this tumultuous time – especially together.

Cree

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

sharing our vulnerability

Translation pending. Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon has a message about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

talking to your child about racism

COVID-19 and the BLM movement make conversations with your children about this historic time essential. Mary offers parents support as they help children understand the world and lets them know there are ways through this tumultuous time – especially together.

Inuktitut

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

ᑐᓴᖃᑎᒋᓚᐅᕐᓚᕗᑦ ᐊᑦᑕᓇᕐᓂᑦᑎᓐᓂ

Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon talks about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

ᐅᖃᐅᓯᐅᓂᐊᑐᖅ: ᒥᐊᓕ ᒍᐊᑕᓐ ᐅᖃᓪᓚᒃᑎᓪᓗᒍ ᓱᕈᓰᑦ ᐃᒪᐃᑦᑐᓂ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᖏᑎᑎᖃᑦᑕᕐᓂᕐᒥᑦ

COVID-19 and the BLM movement make conversations with your children about this historic time essential. Mary offers parents support as they help children understand the world and lets them know there are ways through this tumultuous time – especially together.

Wolastoqey

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

Uci-miltultinen eli ‘Komaseyultiyeq

Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon talks about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

Mali Gordon ‘ci elewestuwamot knicanok ‘ciw racism

Nit COVID-19 miliyewik mecikok naka Mokoseweyal Pomawsuwakonol Okimqotul kinstomuwihtuwakonol ‘kisehtuniya eli cuwi lewestuwamot knicanok ‘ciw elessik skitkomiq. Mali miluwan wicuhketuwakon naka sotomuwakon eli yuhtol motuweyik lewestuwakonol. Wasisok ‘toli nomihtuniya sipki wewitahatasikil qeni pomawsuwinuwok kisitahatomuhtit keq oc ollukhatuwok ‘ciw yut systemic racism. Nikihkuk ‘kisi wicuhkemawa wasis naka ‘t-iyaniya eli kisi sapapasihtit yut – ciliw mawiw.

Mi’kmaq

reducing fears in the face of COVID-19

Mary Gordon sends a message to all parents, all caregivers, all of us who care for children on how to ease children’s anxieties as they watch and listen to how adults react to the coronavirus pandemic.

parents as teachers

Mary Gordon offers some thoughts and comfort to parents who find themselves in the new role of “teacher.” As she says, your role as teacher isn’t that new. You were your child’s first teacher – and you always will be.

sharing our vulnerability

Parents are struggling during COVID-19. Mary Gordon has a message about sharing that with your children. Children know you’re feeling stressed – they’re feeling it too. Sometimes, admitting it gives them an opportunity to express their feelings too.

Ag oesgomt gentjan otjit Racism

COVID-19 Egsenogoagen ag Black Lives Matter Matenagaoagenn na gisaatog etleoistoôg mao gentjang otjit ola egsitgamo mao notaag nigee. Mary igenematg apôgenmatimg ag nesteg taan teotji metoeeg oesgootemg ola. Mitjoatjiitjg nemitootitj taan gôgei gisaag pemiag ag mimatjoinoog taan telogotitjig otjit taan negao tel pemiag Racism. Ongiigog gisi apôgenmoatag ontjanoag taan tel nemitootitj ag gisi igenemoaatitag egtjiiton eteg neegao taan tl sapotetesgetesno ola metoeeg pemitaig – amotjpa negao maoôltiig.