ERIC Number: ED224658
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
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Prepared by bilingual teacher aide students, this glossary provides the Spanish translation of about 1,300 English words used in the bilingual classroom. Intended to serve as a handy reference for teachers, teacher aides, and students, the glossary can also be used in teacher training programs as a vocabulary builder for future bilingual teachers and teacher aides who are working on improving their language skills so that they may be better prepared to teach children. The words are divided into nine categories: media center, A-V aids, student supplies, school environment, science and math, language and usage, social studies, teaching, and psychological terminology for counselors. The glossary provides the Spanish translation of such words as cover of a book, character in a story, index card, magazine, tape recorder, homework, amplifier, design, earphones, enlargement, filmstrip, flannel board, tape measure, outline, scotch tape, blotter paper, curriculum, phonological, compass, construction paper, movie screen, sheet of paper, fun center, encyclopedia, sight words, faucet, feel box, paper towel, noteboook, mimeographed sheet, light switch, stapler, school board, sharing time, washstand, videotape, typewriter, yardstick, auditorium, attendance cards, peers, meaning, quotation, cardinal numbers, direct object, conjugation, three dimensional, economics, fire alarm, guessing time, loudspeaker, pause, and idiom. (NQA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: California State Univ., Los Angeles. National Dissemination and Assessment Center.