|30 Nov. '10
||Argonne elementary School
||N.S. Zhukova "Bukvar'", G.P Shalaeva, "Zanimatel'naja Grammatika", N. Pavlova "Pishem vmeste s bykvarem"," Literaturnoe chtenie", izdatel'stvo "Prosveshchenie", N. Vlasova "Russkij jazyk kak inostrannyj"
The k-8 program is an introduction to Russian, for 6th grade, who take Russian in groups of 20, for a half semester at a time, via songs, stories, conversation and games.K-8: a ten week introductory class, for 6th graders, which uses lots of songs, acting and stories as well as learning the sounds of the Russian alphabet.
High School classes use a similar approach, creating stories to practice structures and vocabulary needed to read, for exampl,Ann Rolbin's First Reader in Russian "Stories from Today's Russia", articles from Newsweek and the BBC online, and favorite traditional and contemporary Russian songs