ERIC Number: ED285399
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Reading in 3 Languages. La lectura en 3 idiomas. La lecture en langues. Manual Prepared for the Bilingual Demonstration Project, Title VII.
New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Bilingual Education.
The manual contains forms, handouts, checklists, and other materials used in and developed by the Bilingual Screening and Reading Clinic Demonstration Project of New York City's Community School District 3. The materials are provided for teachers and administrators to use or modify for working with bilingual school populations in need of specialized remedial reading services. A description of the program and its philosophy is provided, and subsequent sections contain materials on screening, diagnosis, classroom planning, involving parents, and regulations and resources. The materials include student profile forms, notes on developmental stages and characteristics, referral forms, notes on the teacher's role, screening checklists, child and parent interview formats, classroom assessment profile forms, assessment worksheets, a sample case study report, sample classroom and reading center organizational materials, and form letters and authorizations. This manual is intended for parents and professionals to refer to for the following purposes: (1) to learn more about the components and activities of the Bilingual Screening and Reading Clinic Demonstration Project--Community School District #3; (2) to find appropriate explanations of and materials suitable for problems of children with whom they are in daily contact; (3) to learn about resources and problems in the areas listed in the manual; and (4) to assess the completeness of their role in the screening or diagnosis of children with reading/language needs. (MSE)
Descriptors: Bilingual Education Programs, Check Lists, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Evaluation Methods, French, Individual Characteristics, Interviews, Needs Assessment, Parent Role, Psychomotor Skills, Records (Forms), Remedial Reading, Screening Tests, Socioeconomic Background, Student Placement, Urban Schools
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: New York City Board of Education, Brooklyn, NY. Office of Bilingual Education.
Note: For related document, see FL 016 849.