Level 1: Oíglakapi! Introduce yourselves! This course is designed for learners of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ language who are at a beginner level. The course focuses on practical language for introducing yourself, expressing your identity, and visiting with fluent speakers. Students will be able to ask and answer simple questions and will deepen their appreciation of traditional kinship, nationhood, and customs. Students will learn language games they can play with their own families and methods of pushing their own learning further. This course is offered at Sitting Bull College as LDL 121: Očhéthi Šakówiŋ Language for Beginners I.