Hollow Water kids sing in Anishinaabemowin

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Kids attending the Hollow Water First Nation show how they’re learning and revitalizing their language.

With help from Elders and Language Teachers, the Wanipigow School offers an Ojibway language immersion program for the students beginning as young as kindergarten age.

APTN’s Cheryl McKenzie and camera man, Bill Scott arrived in the community just in time for their concert.

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Executive Director of News and Current Affairs / Winnipeg

Cheryl McKenzie began working as a reporter for APTN in June 2001. Her work has been nominated for a Gemini Award and a Canadian Association of Broadcasters award. In October 2005 Cheryl became Host/Producer for the launch of APTN National News: Daytime. Since then she has been Host/Producer for Contact, APTN Investigates, APTN National News and APTN InFocus.