February 2002 Contest - "Kesalul, Ksiyaqsu, Love, Amour

Kesalul    Ksiyaqsu

Love       Amour

Deadline Thursday, February 28, 2002
Eligibility Entries may be from students in First Nation schools or from Native students in provincial schools.
Prizes High School $100
Junior High $75
Upper Elementary (Grade 4 - 6)$50
Early Elementary (K - Grade 3) $50

Honourable Mention winners will also receive a special pewter Help Desk pin. All participants will be recognized and their entries will be published on the internet.

Submit to Atlantic Canada's First Nation Help Desk
E-mail: admin@firstnationhelp.com

47 Maillard Street, Sydney, NS B1S 2P5
Phone (toll free): 1-877-484-7606 or 567-0842, Fax: 902 567-0337

Rules Create a story, card, poem, or song about love and affection. Your stories may use real or imaginary people, and it may be set in the past, present, or future.

Younger students:
Create a Valentine’s card. If possible, use Aboriginal themes.

Resources February 2001 Contest - "Dear Valentine..."
February 2000 Contest - "Great Native Love Stories"
Mi'kmaw Translation and Pronounciation of "Kesalul".
"Love" Songs by Rita Joe: Frank's Song and Happy Dreams