Language Skills
Learning Activity 2

2-1: Cloze Activity

Fill in the blanks from Richard Van Camp's biography from the list of words belo. All the words are adjectives.

award winning second
proud literate
oral exciting
first written
traditional great

Today we'd like to draw your attention to an young writer from the Northwest Territories. His name is Richard Van Camp. He was born in 1971 in Fort Smith, NWT, and is the eldest of four boys.

Richard is a member of the Dogrib (Tłįchǫ) Nation. He is a poet, a novelist and a short story writer. Richard has also written books for children. Richard is a talent and we are proud that he is the published Dogrib author.