ERIC Number: ED212441
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: N/A
Jackson County Migrant Education. Migrant Education - Harvests of Hope.
Jackson County Education Service District, Medford, OR.
A compilation of materials to aid Jackson County, Oregon migrant teachers, the document includes: (1) a discussion of the background and relationship between Title I (Disadvantaged Education) and Title I-M (Migrant Education Program) of Public Law 89-10; (2) a description of migrant migration patterns in Jackson County; (3) a county map locating migrant students and migration patterns; (4) a summary of the Jackson County Migrant Education Program delineating staff, funding, districts served, eligible students, services of the Migrant Student Record Transfer System, grade levels of service, parental involvement, and the summer school program; (5) basic knowledge about the language development of migrant children and their abilities to communicate in the classroom; (6) the importance of names and personal identity; (7) suggestions for meeting the needs of the migrant child through oral language development and independent activities; (8) 23 learning activities, i.e., making picture dictionaries, pantomime, observing native culture celebrations, studying family relationships, labeling classroom objects; (9) a pronunciation guide to the Spanish alphabet; (10) 45 Spanish-English survival statements to aid teachers in communicating with migrant students; and (11) a list of 33 sources for educational materials and tests for linguistically different children. (NEC)
Descriptors: Alphabets, Bilingualism, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Language Acquisition, Learning Activities, Migrant Children, Migrant Education, Migrant Programs, Migration Patterns, Spanish Speaking, Speech Communication, Student Characteristics, Student Needs, Teacher Role
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Compensatory Education.
Authoring Institution: Jackson County Education Service District, Medford, OR.
Identifiers - Location: Oregon