ERIC Number: ED118679
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jul
Reference Count: N/A
Teacher Resource Packet for Vietnamese Students.
Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.
This packet provides information for classroom teachers who will be working with Vietnamese students. Among the subject matter discussed in the history and general information section are the Republic of Vietnam, family loyalty, professional man, politeness and restraint, village life, fruits and vegetables, meat dishes, festivals, and religion. Other sections include a summary of some cultural differences, a Vietnamese language guide, and Asian immigrant impressions. A section on bilingual education information discusses theory, definition, and the legal situation concerning bilingualism and English as a second language. Suggestions for interacting with non-English dominant students in all grade levels in either a regular classroom setting or a secondary school setting are provided. Relevant resources, such as materials that can be used for basic instruction in English (as a second language) classes, reading resources, and community resources are enclosed. (Author/AM)
Descriptors: Asian Americans, Bilingual Education, Bilingual Students, Educational Resources, Elementary School Students, English (Second Language), Ethnic Groups, Guidelines, Immigrants, Indochinese, Minority Group Children, Minority Groups, Refugees, Resource Materials, Secondary School Students, Student Characteristics, Student Needs, Student Problems, Student Teacher Relationship, Teacher Guidance, Teacher Responsibility
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington Office of the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Olympia.
Identifiers - Location: Vietnam