ERIC Number: ED171144
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Pestomuhkati Atkuhkakonol. Koluskap Nekotok Skitkomiq (Passamaquoddy Legends. When Koluskap Left the Earth).
Wabnaki Bilingual Educational Program, Indian Township, ME.
This illustrated reader contains a Passamaquoddy version of a traditional Wabnaki legend about Koluskap and the wonderful powers he gives to three Indians who look for him. It is one of a series of readers containing Passamaquoddy legends and is intended for use in a bilingual education setting. Each page presents the text in the Passamaquoddy language and in a literal English translation. A glossary of unfamiliar and little-used words and a guide to pronunciation are provided at the end of the book. (AMH)
Descriptors: American Indian Culture, American Indian Languages, American Indians, Bilingual Education, Books, Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Folk Culture, Instructional Materials, Language Instruction, Legends, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Tales, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Wabnaki Materials Development Fund, Indian Township School, Indian Township, Maine 04668 ($1.50 plus $1.00 for postage and handling per total order)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Creative Works
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wabnaki Bilingual Educational Program, Indian Township, ME.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title VII; Passamaquoddy (Tribe)