Uqautchim Uglua

American Indian College Fund, Wakanyeja “Sacred Little Ones” Early Childhood Education Initiative.

Aġnaiyaaq/Aŋutaiyaaq Uvaŋa

To teach gender words and gender –based dancing styles, the kids sing and dance the “Aġnaiyaaq/Aŋutaiyaaq Uvaŋa” dance song. This song translates as “I am a girl/I am a boy,” and as each student sings, she or he dances in gender-appropriate style.

  • Uvaŋa - "I am"
  • Aġnaiyaaq - "girl"
  • Aŋutaiyaaq - "boy"