ᑐᑭᓯᓂᖅ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᕐᓂᕆᔭᓐᓂᒃ ᐱᔭᕆᐅᖅᓴᑲᓐᓂᕐᓂᕐᓗ
pilimmaksarniq / becoming skilled
understanding my skills and developing more skills
ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐊᑦᓱᕈᑎᖃᓪᓚᕆᑦᓯᒪᔪᑦ ᐱᓕᒻᒪᒃᓴᕐᓂᕐᒥᒃ.
ᑭᓇᒃᑯᓕᒫᑦᓯᐊᑦ ᓂᕆᐅᒋᔭᐅᕙᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᐱᔭᕆᐅᕐᓂᐅᕆᐊᖏᑦ ᐊᔾᔨᒌᙱᑦᑐᓂ ᐃᓅᑦᓯᐊᕐᓂᐊᕈᑎᒃ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᑦᓯᐊᕐᓗᑎᓪᓗ ᐊᓯᒥᓂᓪᓗ ᐃᑲᔪᕈᓐᓇᕐᓗᑎᒃ.
Inuit put a great emphasis on pilimmaksarniq.
Everyone was expected to become capable in various areas in order to live well and to be able to help others live well.
There were certain basic necessities for everyone to survive:
Cook and prepare foods
Being able to hunt
Sew and mend clothing
Find and make shelter
Make and use tools
ᖃᓄᖅ ᐃᓅᓯᓐᓂᖅ ᐱᔭᕆᐅᒃᑲᓐᓂᕈᒪᕕᑦ?
ᖃᓄᖅ ᑕᒪᒃᑯᓂᖓ ᐱᔪᓐᓇᕐᓂᖃᕐᓂᖅ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᒃ ᐃᑲᔪᕈᓐᓇᖅᑲ ᑮᓇᐅᔭᑎᒍᑦ?
What skills do you have now?
What are the areas of your life where you want to become more skilled?
How can having these skills help you cope financially?
ᐱᓕᕆᖃᑎᒌᓐᓂᒃᑯᑦ ᐋᖅᑭᓱᖅᑕᐅᓯᒪᔪᖅ ᑖᒃᑯᓇᙵᑦ ᐃᓄᓕᕆᔨᒃᑯᑦ ᐱᓕᕆᕝᕕᖓᓐᓂ ᐊᒻᒪᓗ ᐊᕐᕕᐊᓂ ᐋᖅᑭᐅᒪᕝᕕᒃᑯᑦ - Developed in partnership between Department of Family Services and Aqqiumavvik Society