Aboriginal Curriculum Integration Project


Raven Gets Sick

In this episode, the first people get sick for the first time, and the village echoes with sniffles and sneezes. Nobody can understand what is happening, but Frog arrives and tells the story of how sickness first came to the people. The animals complained to the Great Spirit that people had too many advantages, so they convince him to inflict their aches and pains upon the first people every year. But he says, there will be cures to be found if the people know where to look...

- Curwen, C. Raventales.ca