ERIC Number: ED239488
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Teaching Inuktitut to Grade 2. Interim Edition.
Rose, Liz Apak; McDairmid, Jim
This teacher's guide for a second grade Inuktitut language arts program has 30 units based on concepts in social studies, science, math, and health; and emphasizes development of listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. The vocabulary and unit concepts are based on themes familiar to the children, including ships, plants, rocks, animal activities and uses, travel, clothing, measurement, weather, food, cooking and eating, the body, sports and games, birds, building materials, landforms, and waterforms. Each unit contains (1) lists of nouns and verbs; (2) conceptual information for teachers; and (3) suggestions for motivation, activities, and materials for these language emphases: conceptual development, language exposure, listening, oral reproduction, creative expression, sight recognition, decoding and encoding, and language experiences. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Northwest Territories Dept. of Education, Frobisher Bay. Resource Centre.