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ERIC Number: ED390734
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
Pages: 240
Abstractor: N/A
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ISBN: ISBN-0-201-29822-8
Globalchild: Multicultural Resources for Young Children.
Cech, Maureen
"Globalchild" presents a well illustrated, easy-to-follow guide for teachers to incorporate multicultural activities into their classroom. Divided into six chapters, the first chapter helps teachers initiate the multicultural experience by setting the mood; introducing music and movement, art, discovery; and allowing group time and sharing of food. The second chapter follows the same organizational scheme but focuses on a harvest theme. The third chapter continues the same process (setting the mood, music and movement, art, discovery, group time, food sharing) with students engaging in a masquerade. Chapter 4 centers on the festival of lights; chapter 5 covers the new year; and chapter 6 concludes the volume with a spring theme. These activities present students with opportunities to learn about different cultures by participating in unique activities. Contains a select bibliography of 31 items and a pronunciation guide. (JAG)
Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, 1 Jacob Way, Reading, MA 01867.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
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