ERIC Number: ED203666
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Spanish K-Grade 2: A Guide for Teachers.
Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.
This guide identifies objectives for the teaching of Spanish in kindergarten through Grade 2 and provides ideas for developing language and culture skills in children. Included are: (1) a rationale for beginning second language study in the primary grades; (2) a description of the characteristics of five- to seven-year-olds and the type of program development that the characteristics indicate; (3) program objectives; and (4) learning activities for each grade level. The emphasis is on listening and speaking skills development. Appendices include instructions, drawings, vocabulary lists, and other basic material and information needed for the activities in the main part of the guide. A list of further references concludes the volume. (Author/AMH)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Cultural Activities, Educational Games, Educational Objectives, Experiential Learning, FLES, Learning Activities, Primary Education, Second Language Instruction, Spanish
Second Language Section, Texas Education Agency, 201 East 11th Street, Austin, TX 78701 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Education Agency, Austin. Div. of Curriculum Development.