ERIC Number: ED172561
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Leyendas Puertorriquenas, Adaptaciones (Puerto Rican Legends, Adaptations).
Rodriguez, Aurea; Puigdollers, Carmen
The Puerto Rican legends presented here have been adapted for use in a bilingual education setting. They are presented in the framework of a Puerto Rican child's first visit to the island with his family. The four legends are: (1) "Carabali"; (2) "Guanina"; (3) "El Penon de las Palomas"; and (4) "La Garita del Diablo." The book is illistrated with pen and ink drawings and has a list of vocabulary words for each legend. (AMH)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education, Books, Childrens Literature, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Background, Cultural Education, Elementary Education, Ethnicity, Folk Culture, Language Instruction, Legends, Puerto Rican Culture, Puerto Ricans, Reading Instruction, Spanish Speaking
National Assessment and Dissemination Center, 49 Washington Ave., Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140 ($1.75).
Publication Type: Creative Works; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Assessment and Dissemination Center for Bilingual Education, Fall River, MA.; Northeast Center for Curriculum Development, Bronx, NY.