This course is an intensive practical overview of teaching Arikara using the Speak Arikara! Level 2 Textbook. This course will also emphasize introducing and reinforcing vocabulary with flashcards, props, and Total Physical Response (TPR) methods. It will also address classroom management techniques for the language classroom as well as using different teaching modalities to address diverse learning styles. In addition, we will review the draft version of the textbook to improve the content for more effective teaching.
To introduce teachers in the effective use of the LLC Level 2 textbook, so that they are adept at preparing lesson plans and teaching classes using this material.
“Speak Arikara! – Level 1 Arikara Textbook”, MHA Language Project, MHA Dept. of Education, 2014.
“Speak Arikara! – Level 2 Arikara Textbook”, MHA Language Project, MHA Dept. of Education, 2016.