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ERIC Number: ED229178
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Pages: 38
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Net Making = Kuvrinialiq.
Pulu, Tupou L.; And Others
Presented in English and Upper Kobuk Inupiaq Eskimo, the booklet describes and illustrates the skills necessary for the construction and the hanging of the fishing nets used by Eskimos. Description of net making includes gathering the bark; willow twine making; kinds of implements used in net construction (twine, shuttle, gauge, forked stick, rope, measuring stick, floats, thread and large needle, sinkers, spreader bars, and scissors); how to begin the first mesh; how to lengthen the chain; and hanging the net. Net making is suggested as a learning activity for grades 4-12, and the booklet is designed to be utilized with a videotape, entitled "Net Making." (ERB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: InupiaqEnglish
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Alaska Univ., Anchorage. National Bilingual Materials Development Center.
Identifiers: Fishing Nets; Food Gathering; Inupiaq (Upper Kobuk)
Note: Best copy available.