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American school culture [electronic resource].

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 30 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: Language Tree, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Directed by Justin Isfeld.
Summary, etc.: Developed for Newcomer students who are entering U.S. schools, this video clearly explains and illustrates American school culture. It provides Newcomer students with confidence and sense of belonging, ultimately enabling them to successfully integrate into their new school environment. The video covers practical topics such as what to bring to school, appropriate school attire, behavioral expectations in the classroom, mandatory activities, and much more. It also discusses important social topics such as bullying, school events, American holidays and traditions, and opportunities to participate in school life. Images and key vocabulary words are displayed onscreen throughout to reinforce important words and concepts.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.

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