ERIC Number: ED252088
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Subject Area Glossary. Chinese-English Vocabulary. Curriculum Bulletin Number Thirteen.
Chicago Board of Education, IL. Dept. of Curriculum.
A glossary for use in the Chicago public schools by teachers of Cantonese-speaking, limited-English-speaking students begins with a section on the Cantonese tone system to assist teachers in pronunciation and a section listing commonly used English words. Sections of vocabulary pertinent to various subject areas follow. Each section contains an alphabetized list of English words, followed by the Chinese equivalent ideograph and its phonetic transcription using the International Phonetic Alphabet. The subject areas include: art, foreign languages, language arts, library science, mathematics, music, physical education, recreation, Reserve Officers Training Course science, social studies, telecommunications, and English as a second language. (MSE)
Descriptors: Art, Cantonese, Chinese, English, Glossaries, Immigrants, Intellectual Disciplines, Intonation, Language Arts, Library Science, Limited English Speaking, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Education, Public Schools, Recreation, Sciences, Second Languages, Social Studies, Telecommunications, Vocabulary
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Chicago Board of Education, IL. Dept. of Curriculum.
Note: Developed by the Division of Teaching English to Non-English-Speaking Children.