Heritage Language Playschools for Indigenous Minorities

Authors:
Edition:
2nd edition
Date:
2012
Publisher:
Dayak Bidayuh National Association (DBNA) and SIL Malaysia
Publisher Place:
Malaysia
Extent:
176 pages
Description:
This book contains administrative and curriculum materials that can be used to establish and operate playschool programmes for indigenous communities. Carefully sequenced steps, covering pre-planning to evaluation, outline the process of setting up a local playschool with the aid of community involvement. The content covers pre-reading, pre-writing and readiness skills and provides an abundance of practical advice, forms and ideas based on sound educational theory.
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:
Table_of_Contents...iii List_of_Playschool_Photographs...v Foreword_by_Datu_Ik_Pahon_anak_Joyik...vii Foreword_by_Hans_J._B._Combrink...viii Foreword_by_Dr._Patricia_M._Davis...ix Acknowledgements...x Introduction...1 Rationale_for_a_Heritage_Language_Playschool_and_Multilingual_Education_(MLE)...3 One_Little_Boy...10 Diagrammatic_Overview_of_Heritage_Language_Playschools...12 Part_A_-_Overview,_Principles_and_Resources_for_Administrators...13 Heritage_Language_Playschools…15 Early_Childhood_Development…21 Learning_Outcomes_and_Indicators_for_Playschool_(ages_3–4_years)...24 Curriculum_Activities_and_Educational_Value...29 Duties_of_Playschool_Facilitators_and_Chief_Facilitators...32 Facilitators’_Assessment_Tools…34 Part_B_-_Syllabus_and_Resources_for_Teachers...37 Introduction_to_Teaching_Materials..39 Teaching_Principles...42 Daily_Playschool_Schedule...44 Weekly_Lesson_Plans_for_Heritage_Language_Playschools_Age_3–4_Years...45 Practical_Reminders...91 Instructions_for_Stories...93 Instructions_for_Songs_and_Music_Time...94 Indoor_Play_Activities...95 Outdoor_Games_and_Activities…102 Child_Development_and_Discipline...106 Glossary...108 Appendix_1_-_Before_the_Playschool_Begins...111 Important_Points_for_Facilitators_to_Communicate_to_the_Community...113 Materials_for_the_Community_to_Prepare_Before_Playschool_Begins...116 Materials_for_Educators_and_Leaders_to_Prepare_Before_Playschool_Begins...117 Materials_for_Teachers_(and_friends)_to_Prepare_Before_Playschool_Begins...118 Playschool_Requirements...119 Appendix_2_-_Forms_for_the_Teachers...125 Playschool_Daily_Lesson_Plan...127 Playschool_Educational_Development_Activity_Chart...128 Playschool_Teacher_Self_Evaluation_Form...131 Appendix_3_-_Forms_for_the_Facilitators...133 Pre_and_End_of_Year_Playschool_Evaluation_(3–4_years_old)...135 Playschool_Monthly_Evaluation_Report...138 Playschool_Teacher_Monthly_Evaluation_Form...140 Appendix_4_-_Sample_Materials...141 Alphabet_Chart...143 Alphabet_Book…144 Finger_Plays...145 Listening_Story... 147 Pre-primer_Sample_Pages...148 Puppets...149 Rainbow_Circle...150 Sequence_Pictures...152 Shapes_Game_Explanations_and_Instructions...154 Shapes_for_Game...156 Songs...158
Content Language:
Work Type:
Subject:
teaching
syllabi
preschool
Malaysia
Language and languages--Study and teaching (Preschool)
Kindergarten--Curricula
kindergarten
Education
Preschool--Study and teaching--Malaysia
Preschool--Outlines
Education
curricula
Nature of Work:
Entry Number:
48268