ERIC Number: ED186195
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
Learning Tsimshian. Book Number One.
Young, Ann; And Others
One in a series introducing students to Southeast Alaska Native languages, this booklet presents simple dialogues in Tsimshian with English translations following. The eight dialogues, consisting of three or four questions with replies, provide practice with a variety of basic sentence patterns. Dialogues include social greetings and questions about name, age, and tribal origin; ethnic foods and customs are mentioned. Line drawings illustrate each dialogue. (JH)
Descriptors: Alaska Natives, American Indian Education, American Indian Languages, Elementary Education, Illustrations, Instructional Materials, Language Enrichment, Native Language Instruction, Pattern Drills (Language), Reading Materials, Second Language Learning, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Ketchikan Indian Corporation, P.O. Box 6855, Ketchikan, AK 99901 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC. Ethnic Heritage Studies Branch.
Authoring Institution: Ketchikan Indian Corp., AK.
Identifiers: Ethnic Heritage Studies Program; Tsimshian (Language)
Note: Part of the Southeast Alaska Native Materials Development Project. For related documents, see RC 012 020-027 and RC 012 029-030.