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An Assessment of the Immigrant Resources Project Preschools [microform] / Susan Fraser and Eleanor Coulthard
Bib ID 5428199
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Fraser, Susan
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1982 
9 p. 
Summary

The effectiveness of the "Immigrant Resource Project" preschool program is evaluated. The preschools meet for two hours twice a week while the childrens' parents are in English as second language classes. Pupils range in age from 2 to 6 years and are drawn from a wide variety of immigrant backgrounds. The objectives are to teach English and foster social and cultural adjustment. English is introduced through songs and stories. Cultural and social adjustment are fostered through child-teacher interactions focusing on appropriate play behavior, experiences with toys and play environments, the learning of social frames, and the development of positive self-concepts outside of the family. It is concluded that the project is successfully providing linguistic, educational, and social services for both immigrant children and their parents. (RW)

Notes

ERIC Note: In its: TEAL Occasional Papers, Volume 6, p47-54, 1982.

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Acculturation.  |  English (Second Language)  |  Immigrants.  |  Play.  |  Preschool Education.  |  Second Language Instruction.  |  Socialization.
Form/genre Reports, Evaluative.
Other authors/contributors Coulthard, Eleanor, author  |  Teachers of English as an Additional Language, Vancouver (British Columbia)
Available From ERIC 
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245 1 3 |aAn Assessment of the Immigrant Resources Project Preschools|h[microform] /|cSusan Fraser and Eleanor Coulthard.
260 |a[Washington, D.C.] :|bDistributed by ERIC Clearinghouse,|c1982.
300 |a9 p.
500 |aERIC Note: In its: TEAL Occasional Papers, Volume 6, p47-54, 1982.|5ericd
520 |aThe effectiveness of the "Immigrant Resource Project" preschool program is evaluated. The preschools meet for two hours twice a week while the childrens' parents are in English as second language classes. Pupils range in age from 2 to 6 years and are drawn from a wide variety of immigrant backgrounds. The objectives are to teach English and foster social and cultural adjustment. English is introduced through songs and stories. Cultural and social adjustment are fostered through child-teacher interactions focusing on appropriate play behavior, experiences with toys and play environments, the learning of social frames, and the development of positive self-concepts outside of the family. It is concluded that the project is successfully providing linguistic, educational, and social services for both immigrant children and their parents. (RW)
530 |aMay also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18:|uhttps://eric.ed.gov/
533 |aMicrofiche.|b[Washington D.C.]:|cERIC Clearinghouse|emicrofiches : positive.
650 1 7 |aAcculturation.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aEnglish (Second Language)|2ericd
650 1 7 |aImmigrants.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aPlay.|2ericd
650 1 7 |aPreschool Education.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aSecond Language Instruction.|2ericd
650 0 7 |aSocialization.|2ericd
655 7 |aReports, Evaluative.|2ericd
700 1 |aCoulthard, Eleanor,|eauthor.
710 2 |aTeachers of English as an Additional Language, Vancouver (British Columbia).
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