ERIC Number: ED208688
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Helping Parents Learn a Second Language with Their Children: Spanish.
Gradisnik, Anthony, Comp.
This guide for parents of elementary school Spanish language students who wish to learn the language along with their children contains the following materials: (1) language learning hints; (2) pronunciation help including rhythm patterns; (3) conversation capsules (small dialogs and a selection of drawings to accompany the texts) permitting parents to converse with their children about daily household, school, and community activities; (4) useful expressions for the descriptions of the physical environment, personal feelings, and individuals, and for asking questions and directions and giving commands; (5) a list of "passwords" or expressions to accompany those the child learns in class; and (6) the words to a number of French songs and rhymes included in the child's French language training. Also included are recommendations for French books to be used in the home to supplement the child's school learning. The booklet can be used with two cassette tapes that correspond to the sections presented above. (JK)
Descriptors: Dialogs (Language), Elementary Education, FLES, French, Immersion Programs, Parent Student Relationship, Pronunciation, Second Language Learning, Supplementary Reading Materials
Foreign Language Curriculum Specialist, Milwaukee Public Schools, P. O. Drawer 10K, Milwaukee, WI 53201 (for information on tapes).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Milwaukee Public Schools, WI. Div. of Curriculum and Instruction.
Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title VI; Questions
Note: For French and German versions, see FL 012 556-557.