Inuktitut Apps Resources

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Aalusijjut/Apps Audience Content Developed by: Dialect
AiPai Chart Beginners Interactive – listen & learn the alphabet Kativik School Board Nunavik
Pinnguaq Ages 6+ “The idea of creating the game was learning how our ancestors disciplined their children with stories. I’m hoping to have people learn the stories that I’ve learned in my high school years.” Talia Metuq – Game Creator & Developer by Pinnguaq Association, a not-for-profit organization Nunavut
Inuit Mythology Ages 6+ Inuit Uppirijatuqangit – ᐃᓄᐃᑦ ᐅᑉᐱᕆᔭᑐᖃᖏᑦ is a hidden object game in which users explore 4 unique areas in and around an Inuit community. Click on characters and find real Inuit Myths hidden. Complete with animation and music from Kathleen Ivaluarjuk Merritt users will learn Inuit Mythology while enjoying the challenge of finding each myth. by Pinnguaq Association, a not-for-profit organization Nunavut
Arsaniit Beginners, 4+ Interactive – gaming for writing Kativik School Board Nunavik
Aarqisugait Beginners, 4+ Puzzle, memory Kativik School Board Nunavik
Makittagait Beginners, 4+ Memory game, visual words Kativik School Board Nunavik
iNaqittaq Beginners, 4+ Convenient way of typing Inuktitut in Nunavik dialect Kativik School Board Nunavik
Singuistics Beginners 3-step program (iOS). Songs that can be learned in Inuktitut Pinnguaq Nunavut
Uqalimaarluk 6+ (iOS) Narration of books translated in Inuktitut e.g. Robert Munsch, Jennifer Wilman Illitaqsiniq, the Nunavut Literacy Council Nunavut
Aaqqiksugaq 4+ Learn words through puzzles, audio playback Pinnguaq Nunavut
Inuktut Naqittautit 12+ – keyboard app for iOS: kiputtijjut (conversion – roman orthography to syllabics), qaniujuapait (syllabics), qaliujaupait (keyboard) Pirurvik Centre in collaboration with Tavultesoft Nunavut
Family Services NU 12+ infrequent/mild medical/treatment information. Education – useful for new members of family workforce, communicating in multi-lingual environment Pinnguaq Nunavut
Health NU 12+ infrequent/mild medical/treatment information Medical – useful for new members of the Healthcare workforce Pinnguaq Nunavut
Uqausiit Pinnguarutiit 4+ children/beginners Support shape and sound recognition, vocabulary development – phonetics Tusaalanga Nunavut/Inuinnaqtun
Anaana’s Tent 4+ kids, teachers, parents Literacy, numeracy Inhabit Media Inuktitut/English
Titirariuqsauti 4+ Writing tool Inhabit Media Inuktitut, Nunavut
Angirrami Iliniarniq 3+ kids, teachers, parents Use them in any order, independently or with your family. For each grade range, a variety of books at various reading levels are suggested. Inhabit Media Inuktitut/English
Inupiaraaqta 4+ Educational, Northern Alaskan NANA Regional Corporation Inc. Coastal sub-dialect of Inupiatun, English
Horaci The Inuit 4+ Interactive E-book Imagic Telecom SL English
Never Alone: Ki Edition 9+ Great graphics only downfall is that it costs $6.99 to download but would be great for youth E-Line Media, E-line Ventures 15 Languages
Inuttut Kautamat uKauset 4+ requires iOS 11.0 or later, iPhone etc. Educational – “to encourage everyday speaking of Inuttitut… within Nunatsiavut communities in Labrador.” Aiden Pine English, Nunatsiavut
Tusaalanga _ iOS” audio files, dialogues, organized lessons and grammar notes found on website APP also has a converter for Roman Orthography to syllabics. Piruvik Nunavut
Inuit unikkausilirusingit _ SIKU, the Indigenous Knowledge social network, is a mobile app and web platform by and for Inuit to facilitate self-determination in research, education and stewardship which provides tools and services for ice safety, language preservation and weather services. Arctic Elder Society Nunavut
Inuktitut ilinniaqta (website) General With basic grammar, glossary, and audio lessons. Covers topics such as Getting to know someone, Learning Inuktitut, Getting around, Making plans and Polite Expressions. Government of Nunavut’s Dept of Culture and Heritage, Ikajuqsimattioqtut South Baffin
Inuktitube _ Inuktitut version of YouTube. The website is an attempt to centralize Inuktitut content, by aggregating and collecting videos from Vimeo and YouTube platforms.
Taqqut Productions _ Taqqut is committed to bringing the stories of the North to the world! With its film and television projects, Taqqut has established itself as an innovative leader in Northern youth and children’s productions.
LUMI APTN _ Stream your Favourite APTN shows. Get unlimited access to unique and inspiring Indigenous programming for just $4.99 per month, such as Anaana’s tent season 1
COPA Early years Promoting the significance of prevention and early intervention to ensure the healthy emotional, psychological and intellectual development of children. Three E-books narrated in Inuktitut and other Indigenous languages. Habitat for Learning Inuktitut, South Baffin dialect
Inuit Story Telling YouTube, Video by Michael Kusugak. 16 minutes 34 seconds Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada English
The Owl and the Raven: An Inuit Legend Video by National Film Board, Canada 6 minutes 40 seconds English (narration).
The Owl and the Lemming: An Eskimo Legend Video by National Film Board, Canada. Director: Co Hoedeman; Writer: Alootook Ipellie; Puppet Design: Germaine Arnaktauyok. 6 minutes 01 seconds English (narration).