|Program Background||Unit Plan||Lesson Plan||Teaching the Lesson|
Program Model: 50/50
Languages: Japanese and English
Language of Initial Literacy Instruction: All students are taught in the partner language and English simultaneously
Linguistic Profile: 41% percent of students are native English speakers, 46% are native Japanese speakers, 4% are native speakers of another language, and 9% speak both Japanese and English at home.
Ethnic Profile: About half of the students (46%) are of Japanese origin. Other groups are white (32%), African Americans (9%), students of mixed Japanese/other parentage (9%), and Chinese (4%).
Percent of students in the program qualifying for free/reduced price lunch: 0%