ERIC Number: ED127837
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
Foreign Language Day--A Living Language Experience.
Wood, Paul W.
St. Bonaventure University holds a Language Day each spring, hosting some 3,900 area junior high and high school students. The buildings and facilities of the university campus are used, and activities include language competitions (exhibits, interpretative readings, language productions, audio-visual presentations and essays); a fiesta; foreign films; games; language lab demonstrations; a career panel; study and travel panel; cultural exhibits and an awards assembly. Information and details are given concerning registration; publicity; competition format, content, entry and judging; awards; fiesta; games; panels and speakers. The program has generated enthusiasm in students and has been a motivating factor in language learning. (CHK)
Descriptors: Career Awareness, College Bound Students, College Language Programs, College School Cooperation, Educational Games, Foreign Language Films, French, German, High School Students, Junior High School Students, Language Instruction, Latin, Publicize, Russian, Second Language Learning, Spanish, Student Educational Objectives, Student Motivation
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A