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Lakota Berenstain Bears 'Too Much TV'

A total of 20 episodes of the Berenstain Bears have been translated into Lakota, which is one way the Lakota Language Consortium is trying to revive their language.
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Every week ICTMN is posting a different episode of the Lakota language version of Berenstain Bears, or Mat?ó Waú?šila Thiwáhe—The Compassionate Bear Family. While it is a children's cartoon, the goal of recreating this well-known show in Lakota is to help revitalize the language, so adults can brush up on their Lakota, or learn the language with their children.

In this episode, the family is in hysterics when Mama bans television for one week. Brother, Sister and Papa soon realize how many interests other than television they all have and how entertaining the great outdoors can be.

Click here if you missed "Trouble at School."

Click here if you missed "Visit the Dentist."

Click here if you missed "Mighty Milton."

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