ERIC Number: ED175269
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Caribou: mon pays blanc. Serie: Villes Franco-Americaines de la Nouvelle - Angleterre (Caribou, My Snowy Country. Collection: French-American Cities of New England, Vol. 2).
This text is the second in a series of materials dealing with cities in New England having a distinct Franco-American presence. The text and supporting audio-visual materials present an overview of the city of Caribou, Maine, as seen through the eyes of its people. Its primary objective is to provide up-to-date, culturally valid Franco-American social studies material that is easily read by elementary grade students. Target students for this material are those presently at a minimum of third grade French reading ability (bilingual), or those presently in seventh-eighth grade. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs. (Author/AMH)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Background, Cultural Education, Elementary Education, Ethnic Groups, Ethnicity, French, Language Instruction, Reading Instruction, Reading Materials, Second Language Learning, Social Studies, Textbooks
National Assessment and Dissemination Center, 49 Washington Ave., Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Assessment and Dissemination Center for Bilingual Education, Fall River, MA.
Identifiers: Bilingual Education Act 1968; Elementary Secondary Education Act Title VII; Maine; New England
Note: Color slides and a cassette recording of the text are also availabe; Many photographs will not reproduce well