ERIC Number: ED043005
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970-Apr
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Initial Reading in Navajo: Report of a Conference of Educators Held at Kayenta, January 30-31, 1970. Navajo Reading Study, Progress Report No. 6.
Murphy, Penny, Ed.
This report includes descriptions of ongoing reading programs for Navajo students in Rough Rock, Rock Point, and Navajo Community College, presented by teacher-participants in the conference on reading held in Kayenta, Arizona, January 30-31, 1970. Also included are reports from the Navajo Reading Study staff and a discussion of the problems of the various reading programs. See ED 035 484, Report No. 3, a bibliography of Navajo reading materials, and AL 002 547, Report No. 5, a study of Navajo language maintenance in six-year-olds. [Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document.] (AMM)
Descriptors: Beginning Reading, Bilingual Education, Community Attitudes, Conference Reports, English (Second Language), Language Standardization, Material Development, Navajo, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Reading Programs, Teaching Methods, Vowels
Navajo Reading Study, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Indian Affairs (Dept. of Interior), Window Rock, AZ.
Authoring Institution: New Mexico Univ., Albuquerque.