ERIC Number: ED188497
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
A Multicultural Social Studies Series for C.S.L. Students, Book 2.
Moy, Mary C.; And Others
A multicultural social studies text for junior high school students of Chinese as a second language is presented. This level two text is designed for the Chinese Bilingual Pilot Program sponsored through the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, Title VII. The book consists of 25 lessons with no more than 50 characters each. Each lesson has a list of terms in both Chinese and English, vocabulary, and exercises. Answers to the exercises and a bilingual glossary are included. Lessons cover the following: Asia, monsoon, Malaysia, Borneo, Asian countries, caste in India, the women of Asia, Confucius, "soul" in Japanese, law in old China, Japan, the changing world in India, farming in China today, school days in China, acupuncture, Han Fei Tzu, Siddhartha Gautama, Gandhi, Mao Tse-tung, food or famine, changes in Chinese farming, poverty, the Olympic games, and success. The text is designed to be used along with the "World Studies Inquiry Series: Asia" and a "Multicultural Social Studies Series: Asia." (SW)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: San Francisco Unified School District, CA. Chinese Bilingual Pilot Program.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title VII