Storyteller: Paul

Languages: English

About the story: Paul reflects on how he found direction in his life.

Learn more: In Paul’s story, he shares about the direction he finds from the red road. To his story we connect teachings about the seven directions to his story. There are four cardinal directions—North, East, South, and West—as well as above to the sky, and below to the earth. Paul’s direction falls to the seventh, the direction within you, that guides you in your life. We also share the seven directions song.

Culture and Language Activities

Seven Directions Teaching

Cultural Teaching: Deb shares teachings about the seven directions.

Seven Directions Song

Creative Activity: Language Nest members share the Seven Directions song. Notice how the singers move to face each direction. Practice singing with the video, and be sure to move to honour each direction.