ERIC Number: ED406843
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
In Days Gone By: A Reader. Ukrainian Language Development Series.
Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
This reader contains a selection of short texts and is intended for intermediate- to advanced-level students of Ukrainian. The reader is one of four in the Ukrainian Language Development series; the other three are "Conflict,""Deeds and Doers," and "Decisions." The book includes a variety of poems by Ukrainian national poet Taras Shevchenko, and stories and historical themes from Ukraine's past by Ukrainian writers Roman Zavadovich, Mikhailo Kotsubinsky, Roman Kupchinsky, and Yar Slavutich. Also included are a number of illustrations, photographs, and drawings of historical events and scenes from the narratives, including tales of the Cossacks, early Ukrainian pioneers to Canada, Ukrainian sites in Canada (i.e., an early Ukrainian school), and early advertisements from Ukrainian businesses in Canada. (CP)
Descriptors: Advertising, Childrens Literature, Cultural Background, Ethnic Groups, Foreign Countries, Heritage Education, History, Illustrations, Instructional Materials, Nationalism, Native Language Instruction, Poetry, Reading Materials, Second Language Instruction, Second Language Learning, Ukrainian, Uncommonly Taught Languages
Learning Resources Distributing Center, Production Division, Barhead, Alberta, Canada T7N 1P4.
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton.
Identifiers - Location: Canada